- Duration:4 Days
- Primary Activity:Tour
- Group Size:1-25 Peoples
- Arrival on:Kathmandu
- Trip Grade:Easy
- Max-Altitude:1,350 m.
- Transportation:Private Vehicles
- Departure from:Kathmandu
Kathmandu City sightseeing Tour: 4 Days
Kathmandu is rich with ancient temples from the Hindu religion and historic stupas from the Buddhist religion. These two cultures and religions have been living peacefully sideby side for centuries, making Nepal wealthy in culture, tradition and harmony.
On this tour, you will be immersed in UNESCO Heritage Sites such as Patan Durbar Square, where you can temples dating back thousands of years. You will experience the Royal complex at Kathmandu Durbar Square, which was residence to Nepal’s royal family before the construction of the Narayanhiti Royal Palace. There are around 50 temples in the vicinity including the temple of the royal family – Taleju Bhawani. Important ceremonies, including the coronation of the Nepali monarch, are held in the Kathmandu Durbar Square.
You will also visit the famous Swaymbhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) and learn about the gruesome reality at Pashupatinath Temple and why it is said to be one of the holiest of temples in Nepal.
Another highlight is Bhaktapur Square. This is the site you have seen in pictures and magazines and was the film set for Doctor Strange. Explore this ancient town and its temples. Eat traditional Nepali food at one of the local rooftop cafes. Shop for gifts in the many stalls that line this ancient town.
- Explore famous temples such as Swaymbhunath and Pashupati
- Immerse yourself in the history of Nepal
- Eat local food on a rooftop in Bhaktapur Square
- Drink Nepali milk tea on the streets of Kathmandu
- Visit the movie set of Doctor Strange
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1,300m /4,264ft).
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, you will be welcomed by a representative from Travel Society Nepal. After sorting out your custom formalities (Visa, etc) you will be then transferred to the hotel. The representative will help you check into your designated hotel and give you some time to freshen up. After this, you will be invited for a typical Nepali welcome dinner that will include a cultural dance performed by the local women. You then return to your hotel for your first overnight stay at the hotel (D)
After breakfast, you will visit the famous Swaymbhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) and learn about the gruesome reality at Pashupatinath Temple and why it is said to be one of the holiest of temples in Nepal. The rest of the day can be spent exploring the side streets and shopping at the local market stalls around Kathmandu Durbar Square. (B)
Patan is a place where you can see many temples dating back thousands of years. From here, you will be guided around the famous Bhaktapur Square. This is the site you have seen in pictures and magazines and was the film set for Doctor Strange. Explore this ancient town and its temples. Eat traditional Nepali food at one of the local rooftop cafes. Shop for gifts in the many stalls that line this ancient town. In the evening, you will be invited to a traditional Nepali dinner with a cultural dance performed by local women. (B, D)
Day 04: Transfer to Airport / Bus Stop for your Onward Travel
Our driver will escort you to the airport or bus stop for your onward travel. We will send you on your way with good luck and gratitude that you chose us for your adventure of a lifetime. (B)
PRICES VARY DEPENDING ON:
Price: USD 480 per Person
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Classification Cost & Service
Deluxe: Deluxe hotels (4/5 star), best available hotels or resorts, best available private transport and transfers in air-con vehicles or flight, Tourist guide during city sightseeing, Sightseeing entrance fees etc.
Standard: Standard hotels (2/3 Star), best available private transport and transfers in vehicles non air con or by flight, Tourist guide during sightseeing, etc.
Budget: Includes Tourist standard hotels (less than 2 stars), choice of available transport like tourist bus, Airport Pick up drop service by car etc.
- Pickups and drops from hotels and airports
- 3 nights in a hotel in Kathmandu
- Welcome and farewell dinners
- Transportation in comfortable private vehicle
- English speaking, trained and experienced local tour guide
- Heritage sites entrance fees
- All government and local taxes
- Nepal visa fee
- Airfare for international flights to and from Kathmandu
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
- Extra night accommodation (anything mentioned outside of itinerary)
- Tips and gratitude to your guides, porters, and drivers
- Excess baggage charges
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance