Kathmandu Unique Tour

Price

USD 499

Trip Duration

5 Days

Trip Grade

Easy

Highest Altitude

2188

Transportation

Private vehicle according to group size

Group Size

Minimum 2 persons

Best Season

Throughout the year

Kathmandu Unique Tour Brief Insight

Kathmandu is the influence of Hinduism and Buddhism. Nepal is a multi-religious country and people live together in perfect harmony. Hindus and Buddhist people are the major residents.

Nepal is one of the best Buddhist pilgrimage sites in the world because the founder of Buddhism Lord Buddha was born in this hilly land as well as to experience Tibetan Buddhism and other branches (Shakya Pa, Nyingma Pa, Gelug Pa, Karma Pa). Similarly, Nepal is known as the land of Lord Shiva as well as the mediation center of different sages from the beginning to now.

There are thousands of years old Monasteries as well as temples in the Kathmandu valley and outside. The Buddhist and Hindu sites are not just offering a sightseeing tour but offer an experience of it by Hindus, Buddhist meditation, a way of living nonviolence, and the study of Buddhist culture.

Kathmandu Valley there are the most popular sites Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pharping Gumpa, Kopan Gumpa, and many others. The deep faith in religion from the age-old people to the young can be a lifetime experience of how they pay their respect to their beliefs.

Highlights of Kathmandu Unique Tour

  • Going to Durbar Square,
  • Going on excursions to the surrounding areas,
  • Experiencing the city’s nightlife,
  • Exploring the Asan Tole market,
  • Taking a walk through the Thamel neighborhood,
  • Going on a trek in the surrounding mountains,
  • Participating in a cultural program or workshop,
  • Climbing to the Swayambhunath Temple

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel

You may arrive at the airport at any time, upon your arrival; you will be greeted and welcomed by one of Robinson Crusoe Holidays representatives
After that escort, you to your design hotel and a representative will help you check in to your hotel and explain further programs to you.
If you arrive before 5 O’clock at the hotel you will preside to typical Nepali kitchen for a dinner with Robinson Crusoe Holidays representatives
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 2 : Visit Swyambhu, Pashupati and Bouddha

Breakfast at the hotel before nine o’clock
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel for a day sightseeing
You will visit Swyambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa
After complete your tour you will back to the hotel
Overnight at the hotel

Day 3 : Explore Kirtipur, Pharping and Patan City

Breakfast at the hotel before nine o’clock
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel for a day sightseeing
You will visit Kirtipur, Pharping and Patan Durbar Square
After complete your tour you will back to the hotel
Overnight at the hotel

Day 4 : Bhaktapur and Nagarkot Trip

Breakfast at the hotel before nine o’clock
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel for a day sightseeing
You will explore Bhaktapur Durbar Square and drive to Nagarkot which is the natural view tower near Kathmandu
After complete your tour you will back to the hotel
Overnight at the hotel

Day 5 : Final Departure

You will take your breakfast at the hotel according to your flight schedule and relaxing or shopping or market visit
Pack your luggage properly at the hotel and be ready to go to Tribhuwan International Airport
Our representative and driver receive you from the hotel and transfer to Tribhuwan International Airport
You will back to the concerning country or place according to your schedule

What is included in Kathmandu Unique Tour

  • All transportation by private car / jeep depending upon the group size.
  • English speaking City tour guide.
  • All official expenses.

What is Excluded

  • All entry fees to UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Food, beverages, and water bottle during sightseeing.
  • Tips for guide & driver (Tipping is expected).

Additional Information

Kathmandu Unique Tour is a one-time experience tour in the historical valley. Kathmandu influences Hinduism and Buddhism. Also, Nepal is a multi-religious country, and people live together in perfect harmony. Hindus and Buddhist people are the major residents of Kathmandu Valley.

Nepal is one of the best Buddhist pilgrimage sites in the world because the founder of Buddhism Lord Buddha was born in Nepal. There are thousands of years old Monasteries as well as temples in the Kathmandu valley and outside. Similarly, the medieval palace, structures, and museum are alive in the Kathmandu valley.

Additionally, Kathmandu is home to numerous cultural centers, art galleries, and museums. The city is also well-known for its lively nightlife, which includes numerous restaurants, bars, and clubs.

Excursions to the surrounding areas, such as Nagarkot Hill Station, which offers panoramic views of the Himalayas, and Chitwan National Park, which is home to a variety of wildlife, including rhinos and tigers, can also be included in a tour of Kathmandu.

In general, a tour of Kathmandu is a fantastic way to discover the city’s numerous landmarks and attractions, as well as its rich history and culture.

Kathmandu Unique Tour includes the most popular sites for sightseeing and they are:

1. Pashupatinath

Pashupatinath Temple is a Hindu temple located in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is dedicated to Pashupatinath, an incarnation of Shiva, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple complex is visited by thousands of pilgrims every year and is also an important Buddhist site. The temple is open to visitors, but non-Hindus are not allowed to enter the main temple.

2. Swyambhunath

The Buddhist temple complex known as Swayambhunath can be found on a hill in Kathmandu, Nepal. Because so many monkeys live on the grounds of the temple, it is also known as the Monkey Temple. The temple is regarded as one of Nepal’s holiest Buddhist sites and serves as a significant Hindu and Buddhist place of worship.

A stupa, several shrines and temples, and a large prayer wheel make up the temple complex. A golden spire stands atop the stupa, which is surrounded by prayer flags. The 365 steps that lead to the temple complex at Swayambhunath can be climbed by visitors, or they can take a taxi or bus to the top. The temple is a popular destination for both tourists and locals due to its expansive views of the Kathmandu valley.

3. Bouddhanath

Boudhanath is an enormous Buddhist stupa situated in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is a significant Buddhist pilgrimage site and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Smaller stupas and temples surround the stupa, which was constructed in the Tibetan style. Visitors can make offerings at the shrines and walk around the base of the stupa.

4. Patan Durbar Square

In Patan, Nepal, there is a historic palace square called Patan Durbar Square. Numerous temples, palaces, and cultural sites, including the Patan Museum, can be found there, making it a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The square is a popular destination for both locals and tourists due to its stone and metal sculptures. It’s a great place to learn about Nepali history and culture because it’s in the city’s center.

5. Bhaktapur Durbar Square

In Bhaktapur, Nepal, Bhaktapur Durbar Square are a palace, temple, and courtyard complex. It is a UNESCO World Legacy Site and home to numerous social and verifiable destinations, including the Bhaktapur Durbar Exhibition Hall. The square is a popular destination for both locals and tourists due to its stone and metal sculptures. It’s a great place to learn about Nepali history and culture because it’s in the city’s center.

6. Nagarkot

Nagarkot is a village in Nepal that offers beautiful views of the Himalayan mountain range. Visitors can go hiking, mountain biking, or simply relax and enjoy the scenery. Thus, The village is home to hotels and resorts that allow visitors to stay overnight.

7. Kritipur

Kirtipur is a historic town in Nepal that is home to several cultural and historical sites, including the Chilamchu Stupa and the Bagh Bhairab Temple. Visitors can learn about the traditional Newar culture and the history of the Kathmandu Valley. Similarly, The town also offers beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.

8. Pharping Gumba

Pharping Gumba, otherwise called Pharping Cloister or Dakshinkali Sanctuary, is a Buddhist religious community in Nepal. It is a significant spot of the journey and home to various hallowed places, sanctuaries, and other strict locales. The annual animal sacrifices that take place at the monastery’s main Dakshinkali Temple during the festivals of Dashain and Tihar are well-known. The religious community is situated around 20 km south of Kathmandu and is a well-known objective for sightseers intrigued by Buddhism and Nepali culture.

9. Kapan Gumba, and many others.

Buddhist pilgrims and tourists interested in learning about Buddhism and Nepali culture visit Kapan Monastery, also known as Kapan Gumba, in Kathmandu, Nepal. The monastery, home to several shrines, temples, and other religious sites, boasts beautiful architecture and a peaceful atmosphere. Located on a hill overlooking the city, the monastery can be easily accessed by bus or taxi from the center of Kathmandu.

Therefore, We have several sports for tourist attractions for a short or long time to explore. Besides the Kathmandu Unique Tour Nepal has several ancient pilgrimage sites. Some well-known pilgrimage sites are Barah Chhetra, Halesi Mahadev, Janakpur, Pathibhara, Tengboche Monastery, Junbesi Monastery, Manakamana Temple, and Muktinath. Further, Gosainkunda, Swargadwari, Khaptad Ashram, and many more.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many days are enough for the Kathmandu Tour?
Usually, To explore the whole of Kathmandu city minimum of 3 days is necessary. Thus, In this period, one can travel to the popular destination of Kathmandu. Hence, the City is full of Historic Landmarks and rich in culture and tradition.
What is the best area to stay in Kathmandu Valley?
The Thamel area would be the best area to stay inside Kathmandu Valley. Best accommodation with different amenities is provided here. Moreover, Staying near Thamel has many advantages. Additionally, One can enjoy the best nightlife over Thamel with the flow of many tourists. Further, Thamel is the hub for Tourists.
What is the best month for the Kathmandu Tour?
Kathmandu tour can be done throughout the year. There are no specific months for the Kathmandu Tour. Hence, All seasons and months are favorable for the Kathmandu tour.
What is the attraction that tourists should not miss in Kathmandu?
The heritage sites over Kathmandu valley which are enlisted in World Heritage Sites are a major attraction. Thus, The popular sites to visit in the valley are Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Patan, Bhaktapur, Nagarkot, Kritipur, and many others.
What types of unique activities can tourists perform on the Kathmandu tour?
As there are a lot of unique things to perform on the Kathmandu Tour. List of the activities they can do at their tour are:Learning to make Nepali cuisine(Dal and Bhat). Learning Pottery Making Process in Bhaktapur. Learning to make Momo, one of the famous dishes. Involving in Volunteering work. Similarly, Exploring the Newari Cusine around Thamel and Kathmandu Durbar Area.
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