Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour Package is designed for the exploration of culture, religion and history of medieval cities, Kathmandu and Bhaktapur, and excursion of mountain nature in the hill station town, Nagarkot. Our Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour package begins from Kathmandu visiting ancient and artistic temples, stupas and historical monuments listed in UNESCO world cultural heritage sites, then Nagarkot, a hill station town for the excursion of relaxing mountain atmosphere, and ultimately comes to the end after getting back to Kathmandu.
Kathmandu, a capital city of Nepal is one of the three ancient cities in Kathmandu valley. Kathmandu Valley is comprises of three ancient historical cities Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. Until the medieval period, Kathmandu valley was divided into these three independent kingdoms. Later in 1768, Gorkha’s King Prithvi Narayan Shah united these three cities and made a single kingdom which is present Kathmandu valley. There are seven UNESCO world cultural heritage sites within the valley which are beautiful fusion of culture, religion and history and medieval charms of malla dynasty.
1. Kathmandu Durbar Square 2. Pashupatinath Temple 3. Boudhanath Stupa 4. Swoyambhunath Stupa 5. Patan Durbar Square 6. Bhaktapur Durbar Square 7. Changunarayan Temple.
Nagarkot is a beautiful hill station which is located at 32 km east of Kathmandu valley in Bhaktapur. It is considered as one of the most scenic spots in the outskirt of Kathmandu valley to observe the panoramic view of Himalayas including Mount Everest as well as other peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal, beautiful landscapes and Sunrise as well as Sunset. The scenic beauty of the place makes it a very popular hiking route too.
Situated in a strategic location, Nagarkot was an ancient fort of the Kathmandu valley built to monitor the external activities of other kingdoms. Later, it became a summer retreat for the royal family before becoming popular as an international hill station. For those active nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, there are lots of hiking opportunities to do in and around Nagarkot. Among them, Nagarkot eco trail (nature walk) along with Nagarkot panoramic hiking trail is the most popular ones.
Hence, Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour is the most amazing tour package for the culture as well as nature loving travelers away from the hustle and bustle atmosphere of ancient city.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu – D
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, meet and greet at the international airport and transfer to hotel. Short briefing of the trip. Check in to hotel and rest for Refreshment. In the evening, Welcome dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with authentic nepali cuisine and cultural dance performance. Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour – B
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and head towards Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour especially UNESCO world cultural heritage sites which include Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square for the experience of beautiful fusion of religion, culture and history. These heritage monuments reflect the centuries old culture, art and architecture of Nepal, still retain the medieval charm of Malla Dynasty, which are unique in world. After tour, drop off to hotel. Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 03 : Bhaktapur Durbar Square Sightseeing Tour and Transfer to Nagarkot (32 km, 1.5 hours drive) – B
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and head towards the sightseeing tour of Bhaktapur Durbar Square. This is also UNESCO world cultural heritage site, located at 14 km in the east of central Kathmandu. Make a visit to 55 Windows Palace, Golden Gate and the magnificent five-storeys pagoda-style Nyatapola Temple for the experience of religious, historical and cultural values which reflect the glory of medieval period. After tour, drive to Nagarkot for about half an hour. Check in to Hotel and rest for refreshment. In the evening, enjoy the beautiful sunset. Overnight at Hotel, Nagarkot.
Day 04 : Sunrise View at Nagarkot and Transfer to Kathmandu via Visiting Changunarayan Temple – B
Early in the morning, observe the beautiful sun rise, amazing landscapes and panoramic view of glistening Himalayas including Mt.Everest. After Breakfast, transfer to Changu Narayan Temple, another UNESCO world cultural heritage site for the exploration of cultural and historical charms and then back to Kathmandu. Check in to hotel. Rest for refreshment and enjoy the free time by shopping at souvenir shops or hanging around Thamel (tourism hub city). Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 05 : Departure – B
Leisure until departure. Ttransfer to International airport to board the flight.
1. Pick up and drop off service from Hotel and Airport by private vehicle.
2. All accommodation in 3-star category hotels on B/B plan in Kathmandu and Nagarkot .
3. Welcome drinks (non-alcoholic) and Welcome dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with authentic nepali cuisine and cultural dance show.
4. All the package with private vehicle and experienced local Tour guide.
5. All Heritage monuments entrance fees.
1. Nepalese visa fee.
2. International airfare.
3. Lunches and Dinners not mentioned above.
4. All personal expenses.
5. Travel insurance.
6. Tips for the guide and driver (tips is expected).