Pick Point Travel Package

Besides TREKKING and EXPEDITIONS, Alpine Club of Himalaya specializes in offering easy tours of various lengths and grades throughout Nepal and neighboring countries TIBET, INIDA and BHUTAN for those who do not want to withstand the rigorousness of mountain climbing and long strenuous trekking. We aim to offer new ideas and itineraries to serve the differing interests of the Himalayan adventure seekers from all over the world. Tours in Nepal are the best ways to take pleasure in the lifestyles and the culture of Nepalese people that has charmed the people all over the world. A tour in Nepal is traveling from one place to another in a vehicle or on foot accompanied by a guide who will introduce to the various places and show the sights and sounds of the country. One can have innumerous choices of tours in Nepal; explore the cultural treasures of Kathmandu, mountain views at Nagarkot, step back in time in Bhaktapur, go on safari in Chitwan National Park, tour to Lumbini- birth place of Lord Buddha or make short hikes in midst of mesmerizing mountain panorama in Pokhara, to name a few. Our superb compilation of holiday packages include:



Discover The History Of Kathmandu Valley

4 Nights 5 Days Program

Nepal has seen many rulers and ruling dynasties, which lead to a colorful, mixed history. Kathmandu Valley being the heart of Nepal is a natural basin of patchwork of terraced fields and sacred temple towns that showcase the glory of the ancient architects and artisans of Nepal. The whole valley is a living museum of Nepali culture and history and seven of them being listed as the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
The cultural heritage of the Kathmandu Valley is illustrated by seven groups of monuments and buildings which display the full range of historic and artistic achievements for which the Kathmandu Valley is world famous. The seven include the Durbar Squares of Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu), Patan and Bhaktapur, the Buddhist stupas of Swayambhu and Bauddhanath and the Hindu temples of Pashupati and Changu Narayan.
Trip Highlights: world heritage sites in Kathmandu Valley; Nagarkot for breathtaking mountain views

ITINERARY PREVIEW:

Day 1 Arrive KATHMANDU (1300m/4265ft.)
Day 2 Trip orientation and full day sightseeing around KATHMANDU
Day 3 Sightseeing PATAN & BHAKTAPUR; Drive to NAGARKOT
Day 4 Explore NAGARKOT (2175m/7136ft)
Day 5 Back to KATHMANDU

DETAIL ITINERARY:

Day 1 Arrival KATHMANDU (1300m/4265ft):
Arrive at Kathmandu International Airport where you will be warmly welcomed by our representative and check in to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore this historic and vibrant city. Meals: NO

Day 2 KATHMANDU:
After breakfast we depart the hotel for a full-day guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, the "city of glory." We visit Durbar (Palace) Square, the epicenter of religious and cultural life, an area filled with old temples and historical significance with old glorious Newari architecture. Some of the sights include Kal Bhairav, Hanuman Dhoka, Taleju Temple, Kasthamandap and Kumari Ghar; home to the Living Goddess. Afterwards we visit Swoyambhunath Stupa, said to be one of the oldest Buddhist stupas in the world, which is majestically set high on a hill overlooking Kathmandu Valley. We proceed towards Pashupatinath Temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. This massive temple complex sits alongside the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Only Hindus are allowed to enter the courtyard of the temple, whereas tourists can see the temple from the eastern side of the Bagmati River. Later we visit Boudhanath, a Buddhist Stupa said to be one of the largest in the world. This massive structure stands tall with four pairs of eyes each facing the four cardinal directions, watching for righteous behavior of mankind and for human prosperity. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 PATAN & BHAKTAPUR:
We check out from the hotel after breakfast for a guided sightseeing tour of Patan, the city of Fine Arts. We visit Durbar Square, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar), etc. We also visit the Tibetan Handicraft Centre where we can see the art of making carpets by the Tibetan refugees. Afterwards we head for one and half hour scenic drive to Nagarkot and enroute we stop at Bhaktapur, the “City of Devotees”. The tour begins in Bhaktapur with a visit to Durbar Square, the Golden Gate and the Palace of 55 Windows to see Lion’s Gate, The Nyatapola Temple, the tallest of its kind in Nepal, Bhairab Temple and the Pottery Centre. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 NAGARKOT (2175m/7136ft):
Nagarkot village (2175m) is set on a ridge, just 32km from Kathmandu, facing one of the broadest possible views of the Himalaya. We wake up early in the morning for the sunrise and the mountain panorama from Dhaulagiri in the west to Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga in the east, via Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Shisha Pangma, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shanker. This place exists only because of the views and there is not much to the village except a small hilltop Mahakali Temple. Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5 Back KATHMANDU:
After breakfast embark on a scenic drive back to Kathmandu and check in to the hotel. In the afternoon you are free to explore Kathmandu by your own or stroll around the market buying gifts and souvenirs for your loved ones. This evening we enjoy dinner accompanied by a cultural program in a traditional Nepali restaurant. Meals: Breakfast


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