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Nepal Cultural and Heritage Tour

Nepal, a country of sublime beauty, tucked away in the shades of the highest mountain range in the world, can truly be labeled the 'last paradise' on earth. Even in such a small area of 147181 sq. kilometers, Nepal presents a myriad of attractions to tourists and locals alike – ranging from its scenic beauty and well preserved exotic culture to the adventure opportunities in every nook and cranny in the country.

The elaborately carved doors opening into a Nepali temple - Living example of the exotic arts and architecture present in the kingdom

Itinerary

Day 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU
On arrival at airport, traditional and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day of leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: KATHMANDU – PATAN
Morning visit Darbar Square in Patan City, visting Krishna Temple, Golden Window, Rotal Bath, Mahabouddha and Golden Temple. Afternoon visit Darbar Square in Kathmandu, visting House of living Goddess Kumari, the ferocious Kal Bhairab, The Red Monkey God and hundred of erotic carvings, rest of the day at leisure.

Day 03: IN KATHMANDU
Morning visit Swyambhunath and Pasupatinath Ji Temple, afternoon visit Boudhanath, the largest stupas in South Asia, this is best place to observe the Tibetan Life Style. To visit Kopan monastery, rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04: KATHMANDU - BHAKTAPUR-DHULIKHEL-KATHMANDU
Morning visit Bhakatpur (The city of Devotees) Though a massive earthquake of 1934 destroyed many Temples, Bahals (monastery Courtyards), later visit Changunaryan, Narayan or Vishnu is the preserver of creation to Hindus, his temple near Changu Village is often described as the most ancient temple in the Kathmandu Valley. This temple built around the 3rd Century is decorated by some of the best samples of stone, wood and metal craft in the valley.

Day 05: KATHMANDU - DAKSINKALI - KRITIPUR
Morning visit Dakshinkali dedicated to Ferocious Mother Goddess, who much erergy and power. The temple is tentric in nature and is a favourite worship place of the Hindus. Later visit Kirtipur very old village situated in a small hill, this little village boasts many ancient monuments including the samed temple of tiger faced Bhairva. Afternoon visit Sankhu, is a sleepy town beneath the Gun Bihar religious complex, within the complex is the temple of Bajra Yogini built in the 17th Century. The area has been an important religious site since the 45th century and has excellent woods and bird-life as well as charming monkeys and pigeons in the temple area. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 06: LEAVE KATHMANDU
Intime transfer to board flight for onward destination.

Nepal Tour Program

Day 01 - Kathmandu-Arrival
Arrive at Kathmandu international airport, you will be received by the representative of HTOI and would be further assisted & transferred to your hotel. Later take a guided tour of Kirtipur. Kirtipur is a tiny historic place that is in south west of Kathmandu and located on a hilltop. In Kirtipur visit Tribhuvan University - Nepal’s foremost seat of education. This place has several attractions as old shrines, temples and old houses. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 02 - Kathmandu
Later visit the Kathmandu Darbar Square, Patan Darbar Square (Both UNESCO World Heritage Sites). Patan is the oldest and second largest city of three main cities in Kathmandu valley. Swayambhunath Gompa – it is one of the most magnificent Buddhist Chaityas in the world. It is believed to be 2000 years old structure. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 03 - Kathmandu
Morning take an excursion to the ancient city of Bhadgaon. Later in the day take a tour of Pashupatinath – one of the very sacred temples for Hindus dedicated to Lord Shiva and Bodhnath - one of the largest Stupas of Nepal and also is one of the ancient Buddhist stupas. In the evening, you would be taken to Nagarkot for a panoramic Mountain View and experience sunset on the Himalayas. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 04 - Kathmandu-Pokhara
In the morning after having leisurely breakfast, drive further for beautiful town Pokhara. Rest of the time is free at the discretions. In the evening take an enjoyable boating over the pretty Fewa Lake. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 05 - Pokhara
Today take a daylong sightseeing tour of Pokhara visiting Seti George, Bindhebasini Temple, Tibetan refugee Camp and Davis fall. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 06 - Pokhara-Royal Chitwan
In the morning proceed to one of the largest and well-known safaris in Asia – The Chitwan National Park. Rest of the time is kept free to enjoy the natural beauty.

Day 07 - Chitwan National Park
The day will be used in taking various thrilling jungle activities like elephant safari, escorted jungle walk, bird watching tour along with a naturalist, canoe ride, Tharu stick dance and slide show.

Day 08 - Chitwan-Lumbini
Have breakfast and drive to Lumbini - the birth place of Lord Buddha. On arrival at Lumbini, check-in the hotel. Later visit the birth place of Lord Buddha. The prime attractions of Lumbini are the Maya Devi Temple, the Sacred Garden and the Ashokan Pillar - that was erected by Mighty Emperor Ashoka the great in 249 BC.

Day 09 - Lumbini-Kathmandu
After having breakfast drive back to Kathmandu and check in to the hotel. Rest of the time is kept free at your discretion. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 - Kathmandu-Departure
At appropriate time, you will be transferred to Kathmandu international airport to embark the flight back to the onward destination.

Note: The above Itinerary can be customized according to your requirement, for the details you can ask our tour expert.

We organize both Individual and Group Treks. But if any one individuals or small group wants to join with other group then please see our Fixed Date Departure and do inquiry with us. But some time due to excessive number of people in fix date departure we may not join you too.


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