● Scenic flight to Paro.
● Drive to Thimphu crossing Dochula Pass from where you will see wonderful views of the Himalayan mountains.
● Visit Memorial Chorten.
● Explore National Library, Handicrafts Emporium, and Painting School.
● Hike to Taktsang, Tiger's nest monastery.
Kathmandu Heritage Tour will let you explore the seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. You will visit all these monuments one after another. During the Kathmandu Heritage Tour, our highly experienced and knowledgeable guide will brief you about these monuments, the major events that happened here, and about the architecture. Kathmandu City Tour is the best way to know Nepal and its history.
During your visit to the monuments, you will get to know the rich history, art, and architecture of Nepal that cannot be found anywhere else. Every new landmark will offer you something distinctive. You will visit palaces, which used to be the royal residence back in the time. Very holy Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhnath Stupa. And, the Monkey Temple, Swayambhunath.
We, Peak Explorer has designed our Kathmandu Heritage Tour itinerary professionally. You will be accompanied by a very professional and experienced guide. We assure you, with us, you will get the most authentic and best service. We will make sure that during your Kathmandu Heritage Tour 4 Days, you will enjoy and learn many things about Nepal.
Kathmandu Heritage Tour landmark
Located on the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley on Bagmati River, Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest temples of Hindus. It is a very famous and important pilgrimage site that is visited by thousands of devotees every year. The entire temple premises includes 518 temples with one main temple that are only allowed to enter by Hindus. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the temple is built in the 5th century and later renovated by Malla Kings.
Located 100 km in the northeastern outskirts of Kathmandu, Boudhnath Stupa is the largest stupa in Nepal and South Asia. The stupa is located on the ancient trade route that goes to Tibet. The stupa is made to replicate the Gyangtse of Tibet in a mandala design. In the 8th century, the Boudhnath Stupa was renovated by Licchhavi rulers. You will see a pair of watching eyes on each side of the stupa that symbolizes awareness.
Swayambhunath is also known as the Monkey Temple. Situated on a hilltop, this landmark is very famous among tourists. You will need to walk on numerous stone staircase to reach the top. The entire complex consists of several temples and shrines. Among them, some dating back to the Licchavi period. From the top of the temple, you will get to see a nice view of the city. The temple is believed to be built by King Manadeva.
Three Durbar Squares
Three durbar squares include Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, and Patan Durbar Square. All of these durbar squares used to be the royal residence back in the days. Here, you will explore temples, shrines, palaces, courtyards, and museums. You will get to know a lot about Nepal during your visit to these monuments.
Culture & Ethnic Diversity
Kathmandu is one of the biggest and main cities of Nepal. Here, people from all over Nepal resides either for job or education. People here are kind and helpful. During the Kathmandu tour, you will visit several temples, monasteries, shrines, and palaces. All of those you will present to you the rich culture and tradition of Nepalese people.
Difficulty and Altitude Sickness
Kathmandu Tour is an easy activity. You will not gain any kind of elevation, therefore, there is no risk of altitude sickness.
Transportation and Bag Pack
During Kathmandu Heritage Tour, you will drive from one monument to another through a private tourist van.
Food and Accommodation during Kathmandu Heritage Tour
During a tour in Kathmandu, you will stay in a 3-star hotel or as per your budget. The room will come with breakfast. You will get a welcome dinner and farewell dinner as complementary. Other meals are on your choice. You can dine in any restaurant and cafes available in Thamel.
Best time to go on Kathmandu Heritage Tour
You can go on the Kathmandu Heritage Tour throughout the year. There is no such thing as the best time. However, be careful during monsoon because it can make the tour less fun.
Kathmandu Heritage Tour cost
Kathmandu Heritage Tour cost can differ from one travel company to another. The cost will involve monument entry permits, your stay in a hotel with breakfast, and guide expenses. Things like tips, travel insurance, and personal expenses are not included in the cost. You can get in touch to know more about the Kathmandu Tour cost.
● Ask your guide about the monuments and history behind them.
● Do look for no photo signs as there are places that not allow taking photos.
● Do taste local food.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
You will arrive at the airport, where one of our team members will welcome you and take you to the hotel. He will inform you about the day program and leave you to have rest. In the evening, you will join the welcome dinner organized by the company.
Day 02: Kathmandu City guided tour
Today, the day begins with a morning cup of coffee and fresh breakfast. After that, you will hop on the tourist van and go on a guided sightseeing tour of several UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will visit Pashupatinath Temple and then head towards Boudhanath Stupa. The tour will further take you to Kathmandu Durbar Square and end at Swayambhunath.
Day 03: Kathmandu City guided tour
This is the second day of your Kathmandu Tour. Today, you will drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square and then to Patan Durbar Square. In these two durbar squares, you will be seeing palaces, courtyards, temples, museums, and shrines. In the evening, you will have a farewell dinner and prepare to leave.
Day 04: Departure
Today, you will fly back to your home or towards your next destination. As per your plan, one of our team members will assist you in check-out and drop off at the airpor
*3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis on BB plan.
*All ground transportation by private vehicle. (Depending upon the group size we provide Car, Van, Jeep, Coaster, Sutlej).
*A professional english speaking guide for entire trip.
*Complementary farewell dinner in a Typical Nepali cultural restaurant.
*All government taxes, VAT, Tourist Service charges and official expenses.
*International air fare to/ from Nepal.
*Entry Visa fees - at present $25 for 15 day, US$ 40 for 30 day, and US$ 100 for three month visa on entry into Nepal.
*Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
*Temple and monastery entry permit fees.
*Bar bills and Personal Expenses.
*Tips and gratitude provided to staffpenses.
● Pair of hiking pants and casual pants.
● Casual outfits.
● Sun hat.
● Toiletries (hand sanitizer, sunblock, towel, sanitary napkins, etc).
● Miscellaneous (camera, extra batteries, journal, bars, etc).
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