Culture & History - Nepal: KATHMANDU – 4 NIGHTS & 5 DAYS

From USD 297.60

Kathmandu is the largest metropolis in the Himalayan hill region. The city stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 metres (4,600 feet ) above sea level in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley of central Nepal. The valley is historically termed as "Nepal Mandala" and has been the home of Newar culture , a cosmopolitan urban civilization in the Himalayan foothills. The city was the royal capital of the Kingdom of Nepal and hosts palaces, mansions and gardens of the Nepalese aristocracy.

KATHMANDU CITY: Kathmandu city, the most popular place in the kingdom was known as Kantipur in earlier times. Shrines temples, palaces, palace square known as Durbar Square and sculpture have been on display since time immortal. One can see the Living Goddess "KUMARI" (Abode of the virgin Goddess) appear in the person on the balcony of her temple to greet her devotees on certain ceremonial occasion. This in itself presents a sight, which to a tourist appear to be from on outer world.

 

Price Per Person in US$: Price Validity till 31st March 2019

 

Hotel Categories

2 Pax

3 Star - In Kathamandu Hotel Oasis or similar

4 Star - In Kathamandu Hotel Shanker or similar

5 Star - In Kathamandu Yak & Yeti or similar

 

Price Includes:

Twin sharing accommodation at each destination on BB basis

 Airport transfers and sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary in AC private vehicle

Entrance fees for all cities and monuments

Local English Speaking Guide

Traditional Nepali dinner with dance program

Applicable taxes

 

The Price Does Not Include:

Visa fees to Nepal

Tips to guide and driver

Meals and Beverages etc during the tour unless mentioned

Any personal expense

Any activity not mentioned in the itinerary.

Any expense incurred due to natural calamity, political or any unforseen circumstances.

 

Terms and Conditions

This is just a quote, no reservations held yet or booking has been done

The rooms & rates are subject to availability at the time of booking / confirmation.

Hotel, Sightseeing, Meals, Transfers rate might change as per Nepal Tourism Rules so please contact us.

Normal Hotel check-in time is from 14.00 hrs onwards. & check-out time is at 12.00 hrs.

The above price does not include any kind of surcharge if applicable during the given travel period.

There will be an additional cost for an entire transfer between 7pm – 5am hrs

Quotation might change due to currencies ROE fluctuation during confirmation & booking process.

 

 

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DAY 1 – KATHMANDU ARRIVAL

Arrive Kathmandu Tribhuwan International Airport. Meet and transfer to the pre-booked hotel.

 

DAY 2 – KATHMANDU

After breakfast, meet the guide at the hotel lobby and go for half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu City and Swoyambhunath

KATHMANDU CITY: Kathmandu city, the most popular place in the kingdom was known as Kantipur in earlier times. Shrines temples, palaces, palace square known as Durbar Square and sculpture have been on display since time immortal. One can see the Living Goddess "KUMARI" (Abode of the virgin Goddess) appear in the person on the balcony of her temple to greet her devotees on certain ceremonial occasion. This in itself presents a sight, which to a tourist appear to be from on outer world.

SWOYAMBHUNATH: Located 4 km northwest of Katmandu on top of a hill is the Buddhist Sanctuary said to be nearly 2000 years old. The hill itself is a pleasant place overlooking the entire valley of Kathmandu. The all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha painted in prominent blue atop the dome are visible from long distances from around the Kathmandu City.

You will be free for the rest of the day.

 

DAY 3 – KATHMANDU

Half day sightseeing tour  Bhaktapur.

BHAKTAPUR: This ancient city is inhabited predominantly by the Newar community lies east of Kathmandu city. Its Durbar Square is the main architectural showpiece which displays the best example of the ancient building techniques of the Newar people. King Bhupendra Malla was a great King who loved architecture and thus built the famous palace of 55 carved wooden windows and the Nyatapola temple. His bronze statue is placed in the centre of the Durbar square. The town's traditional industries are weaving and pottery besides agriculture which is the principal occupation of the majority of the people. The city which is also known as Bhadgaon plays host to a number of festivals.

 

DAY 4 – KATHMANDU

Free for the whole and in the evening,  the tour officer will meet you at the hotel and you will go for a traditional Nepalese dinner with Nepali Cultural program.

 

DAY 5 – KATHMANDU- DEPARTURE

Free until final departure transfer to Kathmandu Tribhuwan International Airport for onward flight. (Airport reporting time 3 hours before the flight)

 

** Please note that most of the heritage sites have been damaged due to the devastating earthquake of 2015 and are under restoration process.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Highlights

Kathmandu is the largest metropolis in the Himalayan hill region. The city stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 metres (4,600 feet ) above sea level in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley of central Nepal. The valley is historically termed as "Nepal Mandala" and has been the home of Newar culture , a cosmopolitan urban civilization in the Himalayan foothills. The city was the royal capital of the Kingdom of Nepal and hosts palaces, mansions and gardens of the Nepalese aristocracy.

KATHMANDU CITY: Kathmandu city, the most popular place in the kingdom was known as Kantipur in earlier times. Shrines temples, palaces, palace square known as Durbar Square and sculpture have been on display since time immortal. One can see the Living Goddess "KUMARI" (Abode of the virgin Goddess) appear in the person on the balcony of her temple to greet her devotees on certain ceremonial occasion. This in itself presents a sight, which to a tourist appear to be from on outer world.

SWOYAMBHUNATH: Located 4 km northwest of Katmandu on top of a hill is the Buddhist Sanctuary said to be nearly 2000 years old. The hill itself is a pleasant place overlooking the entire valley of Kathmandu. The all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha painted in prominent blue atop the dome are visible from long distances from around the Kathmandu City.

You will be free for the rest of the day.

Route

  1. Kathmandu