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Nepal Classic Tour

This fourteen-day trip is an intensive tour of Nepal, which offers an insight into its rich ancient cultures and ethnic diversity. Explore the different areas and combine it with the simple pleasures of hiking through scenic countryside and the thrills of viewing the mighty Himalayan peaks from dose quarters. There are many country trails of which several of them are old trade routes or pilgrimage paths which lead through terraced hillsides, forested ridges, river banks, paddy fields; connecting picturesque hamlets and mountain villages. The most rewarding way to see Nepal and her people, their culture and rich heritage by walking or hiking like the traders or pilgrims. Outside the Kathmandu valley accommodation will be in small but comfortable country style hotels/lodges.

Itinerary

3 nights 4 days Kathmandu Nepal Tour Program

Day - 1 Welcome and Arrival transfer to Hotel.

Day - 2 After Breakfast, Hallf Day Sightseeing in Swayambhu Stupa, Buddha Nath and Pasupati Nath Temple , drop to Kathmandu Durbar Surire. ( Aprox 4 hrs) Rest free time.

Day - 3 After Breakfast, Half Day Sightseeing in Patan Durbar Squire and Bhakatpur Durbar Squire (Aprox 4 hrs) Rest free time.

Day – 4 After breakfast, final departures transfer to International Airport .

Himalaya Holiday 4 nights 5 days Kathmandu Nepal Tour Package

Day - 1 Welcome and Arrival transfer to Hotel.

Day - 2 After Breakfast, Full Day Sightseeing in Swayanbhu Nath Stupa, Buddha Nath, Pasupati nath Temple , Patan Durbar Squire and drop to Kathmandu Durbarsquire.

Day - 3 After Breakfast drive to Sightseein in Bhaktpur Durbar squire and drive to Nagarkot or Dhulikhel o/n at Nagarkot or Dhulikhel's Hotel/Resort.

Day – 4 After Breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu o/n at Hotel, evening free day.

Day – 5 After breakfast, final departures transfer to International Airport .

5 nights 6 day Nepal Tour Package - Adventure Tour

Day - 1: Welcome and Arrival transfer to Hotel.

Day - 2 After Breakfast, Full Day Sightseeing in Swayanbhu Nath Stupa, Buddha Nath, Pasupati nath Temple , Bhakatpur and Patan Durbar Squire and drop to Kathmandu Durbarsquare.

Day - 3: After early Breakfast drive to Chitwan National Park and over night at Hotel or Camp or Resort with all Meals and some activities.

Day – 4: After Breakfast, Jungle Activities like, Elephant Ride, Jungle walks or village Tour, Tharu Cultural dance and o/n at Hotel or Camp or Resort.

Day – 5: After Breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu o/n at Hotel, you can visit Manakamana Temple by Cable Car on the way to Kathmandu , Free time in the evening.

Day – 6: After Breakfast, final departures transfer International Airport .

A complete Nepal Tour Itinerary of 07 Nights / 08 Days

Day 01 Kathmandu: Arrive Kathmandu. On arrival assistance at airport with our office representative and transfer to the Respective Hotel. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 02 (Kathmandu-Chitwan)

Optional Everest Mountain Flight

The largest domestic airline, Yeti Airlines regularly conducts a number of flights over the Everest region. These flights are about 50 minutes long and supplies breathtaking views of all the mountain peaks that come under the region of Everest as well as several others. Everest mountain flights are conducted early in the morning between 06.30 and 08.00am. Once the flights take off it can go as high as 25,000 feet! The experience itself is thrilling and worth remembering once you are in the country of the Himalayas. Jetstream-41, the state-of-the art technology based aircraft is used for the flight with guaranteed window seat for all the passengers.

Breakfast at the Hotel, and drive to Chitwan which will take 5 to 6 hours of journey under normal road condition. Upon arrival the naturalist will host reception, refreshments, briefing about the programs and the lodge/camp facilities.

Royal Chitwan National Park:

The Royal Chitwan National Park is the lush valley of Chitwan situated in the foothills of Churia ranges which houses the first National Park of the Kingdom. This National Park is famous for its variety of wildlife especially the Great Indian One Horned Rhinoceros and the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger. Lunch, Dinner and O/N in Chitwan

Day 03 (Chitwan): Breakfast at the resort. Full day jungle activities as per lodge program. Where you will get excellent opportunities for bird watching and excellent chance to see four kinds of deer, wild roar, rhinoceros, monkeys, sloth bear, gaur and many other smaller mammals. Lunch, Dinner and O/N in Chitwan

Day 04 (Chitwan-Pokhara) Breakfast at the Resort, and drive to Pokhara, which will take 5 hours of journey under normal road condition.

POKHARA

The rare combination of snow-clad peaks and snow fed lakes and rivers has helped to make the valley of Pokhara (210kms/131 miles from Kathmandu) one of the most picturesque natural attractions in the kingdom. It is located virtually in the geographical center of Nepal. Located on the main road between Kathmandu and Bhairawa, there may be no other place in the world from where Great Himalayas peaks can be admired from such a close distance. The Bindhyavasani Temple on its well-kept platform overlooks a modest amusement park. Phewa Lake, skirted by a large numbers of unpretentious lodges and simple restaurants, is the most congenial spot for visitors.

Rest of the day at leisure in Pokhara.

O/N at Hotel in Pokhara

Day 05 (Pokhara)
Breakfast at the Hotel.

You might take an early morning Optional visit to Sarankot for beautiful sunrise view.

SARANKOT

Sarankot is 9 kms to the north west of Pokhara is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Nepal. Conveniently perched high on the top of a ridge at 1,592m., the serene hill resort offers the spectacular panorama of the entire Annapurna range stretching from east to west and the un-spoilt rural settlements just below those towering peaks. Viewing 700m down from the top of Sarangkot you can have awesome sights of the stretching Pokhara Valley, Phewa Lake and many more.

AM: Sightseeing tour of Pokhara city with our local English Speaking Guide.

POKHARA OLD BAZAR: Pokhara’s Traditional Bazaar Is Colorful and So Are Its Ethnically Diverse Traders. Temples and Monuments have Ties to the Newar Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley. Located About 4 Km From Lakeside, The Markets Original Charm Is Alive And Well.

BARAHI TEMPLE: Built on an island in Phewa Lake, this two storied pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of ajima, the protector’s deity representing the female force. Devotees can be seen, especially on Saturdays, carrying animals across the lake to be sacrificed to the deity

DEVI’S FALL: Locally Known as Patale Chhango, Devi’s fall (Also Known As Devil’s, Devin’s David’s) Is an Awesome Waterfall Lying about 2 Km South West of Pokhara Airport on the Highway to Tansen. Legend Has It That A Trekker (Devin, David) Was Washed Away By The Phardi Khola And Disappeared Down Into An Underground Passage Beneath The Fall.

GUPTESWAR GUPHA: Is A Sacred Located Near Devis Fall. The Cave Is Almost 3 Km Long. It Has Some Big Hall Size Rooms And Some Passage. This Cave Holds Special Value For Hindus Since A Phallic Symbol Of Lord Shiva Is Preserved Here In The Condition It Was Discovered. Taking Pictures inside the Cave Is Prohibited

FEWA LAKE: - (Optional) Boat trip in the lovely Phewa Lake is the foremost attraction of Pokhara. Paddling out into the middle of the lake is a nice way to spend a quite afternoon. Phewa lake is the largest lake in Pokhara valley and the second largest lake in Nepal. Encircled by Sarangkot and Kaskikot hills, the lake holds a pagoda-style temple. Another attraction is the reflection of Mount Machhapuchhre and Annapurna range on the crystal clear water of the lake. While boating in Phewa Lake, you can see several verities of fish.

PM: - Free to explore the city by their own Or for Shopping in Pokhara.

O/N at Hotel in Pokhara

Day 06 (Pokhara-Kathmandu)
Breakfast at the Hotel. And drive back to Kathmandu, which will take around 5 hours of continue journey under normal road condition.

Optional: - On the way visit Mankamna Temple by Cable Car.

MANKAMNA is a temple of the wish fulfilling Goddess on top of a hill in the Gorkha district. It is a scenic and pilgrim site. Innumerable devotees have touched the soil of this holy place and it continues till this day to offer solace and peace to all those who choose to lay their wearied heads on the loving lap of the wish fulfilling mother. To reach this temple we can experience cable car, which is first introduce in Nepal.

Spectacular views include deep valleys, terraced fields and the Manaslu-Himalchuli and Annapurna ranges. In the past, the only access to the region was by arduous climb of over five hours but one can now visit the shrine in comfort by Mankamna cable car. The reward on reaching the shrine is spiritually satisfying.

PM: - Sightseeing tour of Bhaktapur City.

BHAKTAPUR CITY

As you walk in you cannot but be over come by a feeling of inner harmony. Such is the art and architecture and the special layout here. The 15th century palace of 55 windows, situated to the left as you enter through the city gate, inspire admiration. The National Art gallery is also housed inside. The Palace entrance, the golden gate is a masterpiece in repose art. In front of the palace building is a medley of temples of various designs.

O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 07 (Kathmandu)

Breakfast at the Hotel.

PM: Half day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath + Bodhnath with English Speaking Guide.

PASHUPATINATH

6kms/4miles from Kathmandu City, Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Situated amidst a lush green natural setting on the bank of the sacred Baghmati River, the temple built in Pagoda Style has gilded roof and richly carved silver doors. Visitors will be permitted to view the temple from the east bank of River Baghmati, entrance in the temple being strictly forbidden to all non Hindus. Pashupatinath is the centre of annual pilgrimage on the day of Shivaratri which falls in the month of February/March. Behind the temples are the cremation grounds.

BOUDHNATH

This Stupa situated 11km/7 miles from Kathmandu City is one of the biggest in the world of its kind. It stand with four pairs of eyes in the four cardinal direction keeping watch for righteous behavior and human prosperity. This Buddhist Stupa was built by King Man Deva at the advice of the Goddess Mani Jogini. It is built on an octagonal base inset with prayer wheels. The shrine is ringed by houses of Lamas or Buddhist priests.

KATHMANDU CITY

Known as Kantipur Nagri, the capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. Here you will visit the temple of the Living Goddess who acknowledges the greetings of the devotees from the balcony of her temple residence. Kashtamandap the source of the name Kathmandu and supposed to be made from the timber of a single tree and the Durbar Square are with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient place of the Nepalese Royalty.

SWAYAMBHUNATH

Located approximately 4 kms. /2.5 miles, this Buddhist Stupa is said to be 2000 years old. The Stupa which forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of brick and earth supporting a lofty conical spire capped by a pinnacle of Copper gilt. Painted on the four sided base of the spire are the all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. This hill is a mosaic of small Chaityas and Pagoda temples.

O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 08 ((Kathmandu-Departure)
Breakfast at the Hotel, free till departure and transfer to Tribhuvan International airport (TIA) to connect the onward flight.

Buddhist Pilgrim Tours 6 nights 7 days

Day - 1: Welcome and Arrival transfer to Hotel.

Day - 2: After Breakfast, Sightseeing in Swayambhu Nath Stupa, Buddha Nath Stupa, Patan Durbar Squire and Pharping Monistary.

Day - 3: After Breakfast, transfer to domestic Airport to fly Bhairawa (Lumbani) You will receive by Hotel Representative and o/n at Hotel.

Day – 4: After Breakfast, Sightseeing to Lumbani and o/n at Hotel.

Day – 5: After breakfast, drive to Domestic Airport Bhairawa to fly back to Kathmandu , and over night at Hotel.

Day – 6: Free day or optional a day tours to Kapan Monastery in Kathmandu or Namo Buddha day return Tour in Dhulikhel.

Day – 7: After breakfast, final departures transfer to International Airport.

Nepal Tour Package - 7 Nights / 8 Days - Best Nepal Tour program:

Day 01: Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu Airport. Take your Nepal visa on arrival. Costs $ 25 for minimum 15 days visa and needs 2 PP size Photos too. Meet and greet by the Himalayan Glory Tours staff, assistance at the airport and transfer to your hotel.

Day 02 Kathmandu
After Breakfast Move out for city tour around 10.00 AM Visit Boudha Nath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square and Swyambhunath. - BB

Day 03: Kathmandu - Pokhara
After BreakFast drive to Kathmandu domestic airport and fly to Pokhara. Or if you like you can drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu by land also. It takes 6 hours and is 200 km west of Kathmandu. Flight time - 11:45. Airlines - Yeti Air flight No - 173. Arrival in Pokhara Transfer to Hotel - Trek O Tel/ Mount Kailahs / Grand Evening 1 Hour Boating in Fewa Lake and Pokhara Lake side visit by walking.

Note: In Kathmandu air port you need to pay NPR Rs 170.00 Per Person as airport tax.

Day 04: Pokhara
Early morning around 5.15 drive to Sarangkot for to see beautiful sun rise and the beautiful Himalaya range of Mount Fishtail and Annapurna. Day visit Bat's cave, Seti River gorge, Grokha Museum. Devi's fall.

Day 05: Pokhara - Chitwan
After Breakfast around 8.00 Am we will drive from Pokhara to Chitwan. The road is nearly 185 Km and takes 5 hours on drive. The road goes through the bank of river and it's windy and curvy. Arrive in Jungle Safari Resort Chitwan. Take lunch. IN the Evening, sun set at the bank of the river and tharu cultural show.

Day 06: Chitwan
Walk up call at 6.00. Breakfast. After breakfast go for Elephant Ride Jungle Safari and return to Hotel around 9.30. If you like you can directly go to see the Elephant bathing in the river. Tell to guide. Free and lunch at 11.30 or 12.00 free till 14.00. At 14.00 Move out for Canno boat riding at River. At this time you can see crocodiles and birds in the river. After canno go for Jungle walk and visit Elephant breeding centre. Return to Hotel by Jeep drive.

Note: During Jungle Safari, please if possible use green cloths and avoid red, yellow and bright color dress and carry binocular with you.

Day 07: Chitwan - Kathmandu - Drive or Fly - Drive to Nagarkot
After breakfast in the morning go for bird watching if you like. Be ready for check out and drive to airport by Jeep at 9.30 and reach to Bharatpur airport. Fly to Kathmandu . Here is also you need to pay air port tax 2.5 each and drive to Nagarkot. It is One and half hour normal drive. The altitude of nagarkot is 1900 m. so it may cold for the children. Please not it.

Day 08: Nagarkot - Airport
Nagarkot/Kathmandu - After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu. Transfer to airport for return flight.

Nepal Tour Package - 9 Nights / 10 Days

Day 01: Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu, take Nepal visa. It costs US $ 25 each and need 2 pp size photos. Meet Himalayan Glory Tours staff at the out coming gate and drive to Hotel. ( Kathmandu )

Day 02 Kathmandu
After breakfast visit - Boudha nath and Kathmandu durbar square ( old town) , Thamel and overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Kathmandu
Early morning go for Everest Mountain flight and afternoon Visit Swyambhunath ( Monkey Temple ) and Patan Durbar square. overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 04: Kathmandu
Visit Bungmati and Khokana ( a tipical newari village. Newari are the local residents of Kathmandu, and around). overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 05: Nagarkot
Drive to Bhaktapur, bhaktapur city tour and overnight at Nagarkot.

Day 06: Pokhara
Flight or drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu - O/N at hotel. ( Pokhara )

Day 07: Pokhara
Early Morning move out for Sarangkot to view sunrise and Pokhara valley, Trek to Naudada and Return Back to Pokhara. Overnight: Hotel

Day 08: Pokhara
Pokhara Valley Tour and Stay at Stupa. Overnight: Lodge. ( Pokhara )

Day 09: Kathmandu
Morning Leisure and fly back to Kathmandu. ( Kathmandu )

Day 10: Kathmandu
Transfer to Airport for departure transfer to the airport. ( Kathmandu )

Nepal Tour Package - 11 Nights / 12 Days

Day 01: Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu, take Nepal visa. It costs US $ 25 each and need 2 pp size photos. Meet Himalayan Glory Tours staff at the out coming gate and drive to Hotel. ( Kathmandu )

Day 02: Kathmandu
After breakfast visit - Boudha nath and Kathmandu durbar square ( old town) , Thamel and overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Kathmandu
Early morning go for Everest Mountain flight and afternoon Visit Swyambhunath ( Monkey Temple ) and Patan Durbar square. overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 04: Kathmandu
Visit Bungmati and Khokana ( a tipical newari village. Newari are the local residents of Kathmandu, and around). overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 05: Nagarkot
Drive to Bhaktapur, bhaktapur city tour and overnight at Nagarkot.

Day 06: Pokhara
Flight or drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu - O/N at hotel. ( Pokhara )

Day 07: Pokhara
Early Morning move out for Sarangkot to view sunrise and Pokhara valley, Trek to Naudada and Return Back to Pokhara. Overnight: Hotel

Day 08: Pokhara
Pokhara Valley Tour and Stay at Stupa. Overnight: Lodge. ( Pokhara )

Day 09: Chitwan
Drive to Chitwan for Jungle Safari activities

Day 10: Chitwan
Full Day Jungle safari activites - Elephant ride, Jungle walk, Cano boating in river, visiting elephant breeding centre etc

Day 11: Kathmandu
Drive Back to Kathmandu. 185 Km east north from Chitwan and takes 6 hours.

Day 12: Kathmandu
Transfer to Airport for departure transfer to the airport. ( Kathmandu )

13 Nights / 14 Days - All Nepal Tour package

Day 01: Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu. Meet and greet assistance at the airport and transfer to your hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu Morning take a walking tour of old Kathmandu city following the old path across Vishnumati river to Swayambhunath. Afternoon visit the low-tiered golden temple -Pashupatinath, the holiest of Hindus temple and Bodhnath -the largest Buddhist Stupa.

Day 03: Kathmandu
Drive south to Dakshinkali. Visit Pharping village and continue on to the old Newari villages of Bungmati and Khokana. Newars are inhabitants of a Tibeto-Burman origin and are among the largest indigenous groups of Nepal. They are usually inclined towards commerce, trade and farming and follow Buddhism as well as Hinduism.

Day 04: Kathmandu - Pokhara
Morning drive to the most scenic Himalayan destination -Pokhara (200km/6hrs) in the centre of Nepal. Afternoon free.

Day 05: Pokhara
A Day hikes to Begnaskote or Sarangkote village.

Day 06: Pokhara
Sightseeing tour of Pokhara City and its bazaars. Afternoon take a boat ride on Phewa lake.

Day 07: Pokhara - Tansen
Drive to Tansen (80km/4hrs) a typical small hill town in western Nepal. Check-in at hotel.

Day 08: Tansen
Full day hiking trip to Ranighat built on the banks of Kaligandaki river or a day tour of Tansen town and its colourful bazaars.

Day 09: Tansen - Lumbini - Chitwan
Morning drive to Lumbini (105kms/4hrs) the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Visit Lumbini on own. Later continue on to Royal Chitwan National Park (75kms/4½ hrs) and check in at the jungle lodge. Dinner and overnight at the jungle lodge.

Day 10: Chitwan
Full day jungle activities including elephant back safari, nature walk, canoe ride, bird watching, elephant briefing, Tharu stick dance, slide presentation etc.

Day 11: Chitwan - Nagarkot
Drive back to Kathmandu (145kms/4½ hrs) from where you continue on to Nagarkote (Alt 2100-m (34 kms/1½ hrs) set on a ridge above Kathmandu with a panoramic view of the great Himalayan peaks including Annapurna, Fishtail, Everest and Kanchendzonga.

Day 12: Nagarkot - Dhulikhel
Visit Nagarkote and continue on to Changunarayan temple, the oldest and finest pagoda architecture in the world. Commence walking through paddy fields and typical farming villages to Bhaktapur. Late afternoon drive to Dhulikhel.

Day 13: Dhulikhel
Magnificent sunrise views from your hotel. After breakfast, commence a full -day hike to Namoboudha carrying lunch boxes. Walk through scattered huts and farms to Panauti, an old and interesting village. Drive back to Dhulikhel in time to see a colourful sunset.

Day 14: Dhulikhel - Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu (35kms/1½ hrs) and transfer to connect your outbound flight.

A complete Nepal tour - 16 Nights / 17 days Nepal Tour Package.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport, take Nepal visa. It costs US $ 25.00 and you need 2 PP size Photographs too. Meet our office staff at the out coming gate of the immigration building after collecting your luggage. Transfer to Hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu
Half day city tour – Around 13.00 o’clock go for city tour. Visit Boudha nath and Swyambhunath.

Day 03: Kathmandu
Early morning go for Everest Mountian Flight . Return to Hotel, take breakfast and go for city tour. Visit Patan Durbar Square and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Return to Hotel and go for Nepali dinner with Nepali cultural show ( Optional ).

Day 04: After breakfast drive to Bhaktapur and visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square and further drive to Nagarkot. Overnight at Nagarkot. Nagarkot is a small hill station of 1900 m, good to see Nepal country side, sun set and sun rive, wide range of Himalaya and beautiful nature.

Day 05: Pokhara
Drive back to Kathmandu and Fly to Pokhara. Evening boating in Fewa lake.

Day 06: Pokhara
Early morning Visit Sarangkot and at day time visit Bat’s cave, Seti river Gorge, Gorkha Museum, Devi’s fall.

Day 07: Pokhara
A day to Tibetan Refugee camp to see the Tibetan culture and to know the Tibetan History.

Day 08: Pokhara - Tansen
Drive from Pokhara to Tensen

Day 09: Tansen
Full day hiking trip to Ranighat built on the banks of Kaligandaki river or a day tour of Tansen town and its colourful bazaars.

Day 10: Tansen - Lumbini - Chitwan
Morning drive to Lumbini (105kms/4hrs) the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Visit Lumbini on own. Later continue on to Royal Chitwan National Park (75kms/4½ hrs) and check in at the jungle lodge. Dinner and overnight at the jungle lodge.

Day 11: Chitwan
Full day jungle activities including elephant back safari, nature walk, canoe ride, bird watching, elephant briefing, Tharu stick dance, slide presentation etc.

Day 12: Chitwan - Nagarkot
Drive back to Kathmandu (145kms/4½ hrs) from where you continue on to Nagarkote (Alt 2100-m (34 kms/1½ hrs) set on a ridge above Kathmandu with a panoramic view of the great Himalayan peaks including Annapurna, Fishtail, Everest and Kanchendzonga.

Day 13: Nagarkot - Dhulikhel
Visit Nagarkote and continue on to Changunarayan temple, the oldest and finest pagoda architecture in the world. Commence walking through paddy fields and typical farming villages to Bhaktapur. Late afternoon drive to Dhulikhel.

Day 14: Dhulikhel - Kathmandu Rest

Day 15: Kathmandu - Airport
transfer to connect your outbound flight.

According to your interest we can add – Paragliding, Bungee Jumping, river rafting programs with this packages.

Short Description about Bungmati and Khokana Village Nepal
Bungmati is a medieval village lies about 6km South of Patan medieval town has to go straight road from Jawalakhel (Tibetan Refugee Camp) crossing the ring road. According to the legend Bungmati was founded during 7th century, Bungmati is a home, one of the most important Gods of the Kathmandu Valley known as Machhindranath (Matsyendranath), the God of rain and compassion, worshipped equally by Hindus and Buddhists and accredited by locals with the introduction of paddy-rice plantations in the valley. There is a Machhindranath Temple in Bungmati, where the God Machhindranath is kept for 3 - 4 months in a year as well as one temple in Patan.

Khokana is just in 20-30 minutes walking distance from Bungamati another Newar village. The village begins with a narrow cobbled street and in the middle of the main street lies the temple of Shekali Mai a local mother Goddess. Khokana is famous for its mustard oil, they still make in a traditional way and the mustard oil is still very popular in Kathmandu valley.

Most of the people are from ethnic Newars community in these villages with their typical Newar houses. The villagers hang red chilly and vegetables garland from top floor almost to the ground floor in most of the houses in these villages after the month of September. The villagers are involved mostly either in farming, or spinning wool yarn.

Short Description about Pathan, Swyambhunath, Boundha and Bhaktapur:

Swayambhunath:
This is said to be more than 2000 years old and is one of the world's oldest Buddhist Chaityas. The stupa which forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of brick and earth supporting a cornice of copper and gilt. Painted on the four sided base of the spire are the all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. It is two miles west of Kathmandu city. Situated on a hillock it is about 250 feet high above the level of the Valley. The hill is a mosaic of small chaityas and pagoda temples and possesses great dignity and beauty.

Patan:
The city of Patan is believed to have been built in the third century B.C. by the Kirat dynasty. It was expanded by Lichhavis in the 6th century A.D. and again by the Mallas in medieval period. The Malla kings ruled the Kathmandu Valley until the ascension of the Shah dynasty. In 1768, King Prithvi Narayan Shah began his campaign to unify Nepal and Patan became a city in the kingdom of Nepal. In the early 1800's the Shah heirs fought the Anglo-Nepalese War (1814-1816) against the British East India Company over the annexation of small neighboring states. The Nepalese lost and were forced to cede land to the British in exchange for autonom

Bhaktapur:
Bhaktapur or 'the City of Devotees' is situated at an altitude of 1.401 m and covers and area of about four square miles. This small little city still retains the medieval charm and visitors are treated with numerous natural wonders. The ancient glory of the Malla rulers reflects in the Durbar Square and pottery and weavingare their traditional industries.

Pashupati Nath
Pashupatinath temple is the biggest Hindu temple of Lord Shiva in the world located on the banks of the Bagmati river in the eastern part of Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The temple served as the seat of national deity, Lord Pashupatinath, until Nepal was secularized. The temple is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites list. On the bank of bagmati river and near Pashupati the crimination ceremony of Hindu occors.

Stupa Boudha nath
The village that surrounds the great Ka?yapa tower is generally known by the name of Bo??ha. ...which in Tibetan is called Yambu Chorten Chenpo. Yambu is the general name by which Kathmandu is known in Tibet; and Chorten Chenpo means great tower. The real name of the tower in full is, however, Ja Rung Kashol Chorten Chenpo, which may be translated into: "Have finished giving the order to proceed with." The tower has an interesting history of its own which explains this strange name. It is said in this history that Ka?yapa was a Bu??ha that lived a long time before Shakyamuni Bu??ha. .


Trip Fact
  • Trip Duration : 06 Days
  • Trip Grade : Easy
  • Group Size : 2 (Min.) - 15+
  • Transportaion : Bus/Jeep/Car/Flight (Scheduled)
  • Accommodation : Hotels
  • Season : All the year
  • Stats From : Kathmandu
  • Ends In : Kathmandu