4 nights 5 days Nepal Cultural Tour

Explore culture and heritage of Nepal with 5 days Nepal Cultural Tour. This itinerary covers Kathmandu, Nagarkot and Dhulikhel.

Nepal is popular cultural destination. Witness century old traditions and heritage in Nepal exploring Kathmandu, Nagarkot and Dhulikhel. This tour is perfect blend of culture and natural beauty. Kathmandu is capital city of modern Nepal. Kathmandu valley often called as “Living Cultural Museum in the world”. You will explore the ancient heritage, arts and craft with century old traditions of Newari people who reside inside the valley. Kathmandu valley consists of ancient temples, Bahals, Buddhist stupas offering excellent platform to witness Buddhist and Hindu rituals and traditions. Cover UNESCO Heritage sites located inside Kathmandu valley and stroll around narrow lanes of typical Newari settlements.

Escape hustle and bustle of Kathmandu with overnight stay at Nagarkot visiting Bhaktapur city en-route. Enjoy tour at Bhaktapur known as best preserved ancient city inside Kathmandu valley. Nagarkot is popular spot for sunrise and sunset view over Central Himalayan ranges.

,Next destination is Dhulikhel situated on silk route which connects Nepal to Tibet. Dhulikhel is ancient trading route and popular Newari town. Visit Panauti and Dhulikhel town covering highlights and monuments. Dhulikhel which is popular place to witness Himalayan ranges as this town is located on hill ridge overlooking Langtang and Rolwaling mountain ranges.

Nepal Cultural Tour is suitable for those travelers who wish to see cultural attraction on their short Nepal visit. Important heritage sites covered in this tour are Pashupatinath temple, Boudhnath stupa, Swoyambhunath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square.

Similarly, you will visit Nagarkot and Dhulikhel which are scenic spot to see sunrise and sunset view over Himalayas. Also visit Panauti and Dhulikhel village to see rural Nepalese lifestyle and Newari people with their traditions and culture.

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Tour Type: Private Cultural Excursion

Duration: 4 Nights/5 Days

Group Size: 1 & above

Arrival city: Kathmandu

Departure City: Kathmandu

Meals: Daily Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotels

Price: Budget, Standard, Deluxe & Luxury 

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu

You will arrive in Kathmandu airport. Meet your airport representative outside arrival hall holding sign board of your name. You will get assisted and transferred to your hotel located in city center. Rest of the time you are free on own to stroll around on own pace. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 02: Full-day Sightseeing tour

Your sightseeing tours begin after breakfast. Your guide will come at your hotel and meet you at hotel lobby at 0930 am. You will proceed with sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple located on the bank of Bagmati River. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and often known as “abode of Shiva”. Only Hindus are permitted to enter inside the temple complex for worship however other can go other side of temple to see the rituals of Hindu people and morning activities. You will also witness rare ceremony of funerals as per Hindu traditions at cremation ghats on the bank of holy river Bagmati.

After visit at Pashupatinath temple, you will proceed to Boudhnath stupa located 3 Kilometers away from the temple. Boudhnath stupa is also known as “Mini Tibet” and one of the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. This stupa is surrounded by Tibetan settlements and monasteries. You will witness Buddhist rituals and traditions at Boudhnath area which is en-circle by Buddhist prayer flags and mane.

In the afternoon you will drive to Swoyambhunath stupa located on the hill top overlooking Kathmandu valley. This Buddhist stupa is famous as “Monkey temple: and one of the best place to observe cultural harmony between Hindus and Buddhist in Nepal. Both Hindu and Buddhist pay homage to this site. The view of stupa includes entire Kathmandu valley floor with outstanding views of Central Himalayan ranges.

Continue to Patan Durbar Square another UNESCO site located in Kathmandu. Patan is known as “City of Beauty” and visit to Patan Durbar Square offer excellent opportunity to see local Newari people, ancient Royal complexes and architecture of medieval era. Stroll narrow lanes of Patan visiting Patan Durbar Square, Krishna temple, Mahaboudhi stupa and Golden temple. Patan is also famous for metal works and wood carvings. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 03: Bhaktapur Sightseeing tour & drive Nagarkot (38 Kms/1.5 Hrs)

Morning after breakfast, your guide will come and meet you at your hotel. You will drive 14 Kilometer east to Kathmandu to visit the best preserved ancient city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is also called as cultural hub of Newari people. Many of the highly decorated buildings and shrines were destroyed in the 1934 & 2015 earthquake. However, the main square still contains a few temples and other architectural show pieces; the Lion Gate, the statue of Bhupatindra Malla, the Palace of 55 windows, the Bell of the barking dogs, the Nyatapola temple and the replica of Pashupatinath temple. In Bhaktapur you will observe the Newari people with traditional and daily work. Narrow lanes of Bhaktapur offer bargain price for the Thankas “Oil painting on Silk” which you can buy if interested.

After visit, drive to Nagarkot hill station located on the hill top overlooking Central Himalayan ranges and Kathmandu valley floor. Nagarkot is popular hill station located close to Kathmandu and famous for sunrise and sunset views. If weather is very clear then you can enjoy glimpse of Mount Everest from here. Nagarkot offers one of the longest Himalayan ranges view offering 8 out of 14 ranges inside Nepal. The view stretch from Annapurna in west to Makalu in the east. Free time on own to enjoy sunset view from hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Nagarkot

Day 04: Drive to Dhulikhel visiting Panauti en-route

Early morning is free to enjoy sunrise view from hotel. After breakfast, drive to Dhulikhel town. Dhulikhel is located on the route to Tibet. Dhulikhel is ancient Newari village. En-route visit Panauti which is typical newari settlements offering excellent platform to observe Newari traditions and lifestyle. Upon arrival at Dhulikhel, check-in at hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Dhulikhel

Day 05: Departure Transfer

Morning drive back to Kathmandu – 1.5 Hrs and transfer directly to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight back home.

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Service Includes:-

  • 2 nights at Hotel in Kathmandu as per your budget
  • 1 night at Hotel in Nagarkot  as per your budget
  • 1 night at Hotel in Dhulikhel  as per your budget
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • Necessary airport transfers in Kathmandu with assistance
  • Air-conditioned private vehicle for sightseeing tours and airport transfers
  • Kathmandu/Nagarkot/Dhulikhel/Kathmandu private surface transfer
  • An English speaking professional guide for sightseeing tours
  • Vehicle related expenses such as Parking, Toll taxes & fuel
  • Government taxes as applicable

Monument entrance fees, meals except breakfast and Nepal visa fee will be extra and payable directly.

Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

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3 Nights 4 Days Kathmandu Heritage Tour

Explore 7 UNESCO World Heritage sites located inside Kathmandu valley with 4 days Kathmandu Heritage Tour guided by professional tour guide.

Kathmandu valley is cultural hub of Nepal. Kathmandu is also called valley of legends. This city holds record of having 7 UNESCO Heritage sites with-in radius of 15 Kilometers. Your 4 Days Kathmandu Heritage Tour covers all tourist spot located in Kathmandu. You will explore century old traditions, architecture of medieval era with exceptional wood carving while visiting Durbar Square Area. Kathmandu valley consist three ancient Royal palaces i.e. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square.

Similarly, you will witness culture and rituals of Buddhist and Hindu followers while visiting Pashupatinath temple, Boudhnath stupa and Swoyambhunath stupa.  Stroll on narrow lanes of Patan and Bhaktapur to see lifestyle of Newari people. See rare funeral process as per Hindu methodology at cremation ghats on the bank of Bagmati River at Pashupatinath area.  Escape hustle and bustle of Kathmandu city to visit Chagunarayan temple.  This temple is located on out-skirt of Bhakatpur district and one of the oldest temple in Nepal and listed in UNESCO heritage sites due to exclusive wood carving and beauty.

Kathmandu Heritage tour is private tour. In addition, this tour is suitable for those who wish to see all tourist places of Kathmandu during Kathmandu stay.

7 UNESCO Sites covered in 4 Days Kathmandu Heritage Tour itinerary:-

Pashupatinath temple: Considered as “Abode of Lord Shiva” and best place to observe Hindu rituals with cremation procession.

Boudhnath stupa: Best Place to observe Tibetan Buddhism and spiritual destination.

Swoyambhunath stupa: This Buddhist stupa is popular due to location and views from top. Excellent place to see cultural harmony between Hindu and Buddhist followers inside valley.

Kathmandu Durbar Square: Located inside Old Kathmandu area and famous for architecture and arts.

Patan Durbar Square: Located in Lalitpur – City of Beauty is famous for the old palaces, arts and crafts located with profusion of temples, stupas and Bhahals.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square: Best preserved ancient city and open museum to see medieval arts, crafts and terracotta. Moreover, narrow lanes of Bhaktapur also offer insight knowledge on Newari traditions and culture.

Chagunarayan temple: Located on out-skirt of valley is one of the oldest temple. You see typical Newari villages and settlements with visit to beautiful Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Tour Type: Private Cultural Excursion

Duration: 3 Nights/4 Days

Group Size: 1 & above

Arrival city: Kathmandu

Departure City: Kathmandu

Meals: Daily Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotels

Price: Budget, Standard, Deluxe & Luxury 

Day 01: Arrival Transfer

You will arrive in Kathmandu airport. Upon arrival meet your airport officer who will be holding pla-card (sing board) with your name outside Arrival Hall at International airport. You will get transferred to your hotel located in city center. Rest of the day will be free on own to stroll around local area. Overnight at Hotel

Day 02: Full-day Sightseeing Tour – 4 UNESCO Sites

Your sightseeing tours begin after breakfast. Your guide will come at your hotel and meet you at hotel lobby at 0930 am. You will proceed with sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple located on the bank of Bagmati River. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and often known as “abode of Shiva”. Only Hindus are permitted to enter inside the temple complex for worship however other can go other side of temple to see the rituals of Hindu people and morning activities. You will also witness rare ceremony of funerals as per Hindu traditions at cremation ghats on the bank of holy river Bagmati.

After visit at Pashupatinath temple, you will proceed to Boudhnath stupa located 3 Kilometers away from the temple. Boudhnath stupa is also known as “Mini Tibet” and one of the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. This stupa is surrounded by Tibetan settlements and monasteries. You will witness Buddhist rituals and traditions at Boudhnath area which is en-circle by Buddhist prayer flags and mane.

In the afternoon you will drive to Swoyambhunath stupa located on the hill top overlooking Kathmandu valley. This Buddhist stupa is famous as “Monkey temple: and one of the best place to observe cultural harmony between Hindus and Buddhist in Nepal. Both Hindu and Buddhist pay homage to this site. The view of stupa includes entire Kathmandu valley floor with outstanding views of Central Himalayan ranges.

Later visit Kathmandu Durbar Square located in the heart of Kathmandu. Many highly decorated temples and building were destroyed by 2015 Earthquake but this area still consists of Heritage master pieces and temple of Taleju. Ason and Indra Chowk old market located close to area offer excellent place to see local market and faces of the valley. Overnight at Hotel

Day 03: Full-day Tour – 3 UNESCO Sites

Morning visit Patan Durbar Square another UNESCO site located in Kathmandu. Patan is known as “City of Beauty” and visit to Patan Durbar Square offer excellent opportunity to see local Newari people, ancient Royal complexes and architecture of medieval era. Stroll narrow lanes of Patan visiting Patan Durbar Square, Krishna temple, Mahaboudhi stupa and Golden temple. Patan is also famous for metal works and wood carvings.

Afternoon, you will drive 14 Kilometer east to Kathmandu to visit the best preserved ancient city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is also called as cultural hub of Newari people. Many of the highly decorated buildings and shrines were destroyed in the 1934 & 2015 earthquake. However, the main square still contains a few temples and other architectural show pieces; the Lion Gate, the statue of Bhupatindra Malla, the Palace of 55 windows, the Bell of the barking dogs, the Nyatapola temple and the replica of Pashupatinath temple. In Bhaktapur you will observe the Newari people with traditional and daily work. Narrow lanes of Bhaktapur offer bargain price for the Thankas “Oil painting on Silk” which you can buy if interested.

Continue to Chagunarayan temple by passing typical settlements on out-skirt of Bhaktapur Area. Visit ancient temple listed in UNESCO site. Chagunarayan temple is famous for wood carvings and beauty from surrounding area. After visit, drive back to Kathmandu for overnight stay. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 04: Departure Transfer

Transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight back home.

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Service Includes:-

  • 3 nights at Hotel in Kathmandu as per your budget
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • Necessary airport transfers in Kathmandu with assistance
  • Air-conditioned private vehicle for sightseeing tours and airport transfers
  • An English speaking professional guide for sightseeing tours
  • Vehicle related expenses such as Parking, Toll taxes & fuel
  • Government taxes as applicable

 

Monument entrance fees, meals except breakfast and Nepal visa fee will be extra and payable directly.

 

Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

 

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2 Nights 3 Days Kathmandu Tour

Book 3 Days Cultural Kathmandu tour exploring UNESCO Heritage sites, temples, Buddhist stupas with ancient heritages, Royal complexes and century old traditions of valley.

You will explore Kathmandu valley visiting major attractions during 3 days Kathmandu tour. Kathmandu is often known as the only living cultural museum in the world. Kathmandu valley is dotted with 7 UNESCO Heritage sites. You will see Buddhist and Hindu pilgrimage sites like Pashupatinath temple, Boudhnath stupa and Swoyambhunath stupa. Kathmandu valley offer excellent platform to witness culture and rituals of both Hindu and Buddhist followers. Similarly this tour also cover heritage highlights such as Patan city and Bhaktapur. There are three ancient Royal complexes inside valley. These heritage sites offer medieval architecture, heritage and atypical wood carvings.

Kathmandu valley is also famous for arts and crafts. Many travelers describe Kathmandu valley as “an enormous treasure house of art and sculptures”.  Commencing 3 days Kathmandu tour, you will witness these antique arts and crafts made of wood, stone, metal, and terracotta.

Kathmandu is cosmopolitan city. This Valley is dominated with Newars who are the inhabitant of valley. Due to available facilities and being the capital region of modern Nepal, every year Kathmandu receive influx migration from East to west. Now this valley has mixture of ethnicity and culture. You can find all caste and ethnic background people inside the valley. However places like Patan and Bhaktapur still preserve ancient arts, traditions and culture of Newari people. Moreover the major festivals inside Kathmandu valley are Gai Jatra, Indra Jatra, Dashin, Tihar, Ghode Jatra, Bisket Jatra to name few.

Major sites that you will be visiting while doing 3 days Kathmandu tour are:-

Pashupatinath temple – Holiest Hindu Shrine and Shiva temple located n the bank of Bagmati river with cremation ghats.

Boudhnath stupa – Largest Buddhist stupa and also known as “Mini Tibet” due to Tibetan settlement around the area.

Swoyambhunath stupa – Buddhist stupa located on hill top overlooking Kathmandu valley and Himalayan ranges.

Patan Durbar Square – Ancient Royal complexes and best place to see Newari traditions, arts and architecture.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square – The best preserved ancient city inside Kathmandu valley. Bhaktapur offer excellent opportunity to witness century old heritages, faces of Newari people, rituals and lifestyle.

Tour Type: Private Cultural Excursion

Duration: 2 Nights/3 Days

Group Size: 1 & above

Arrival city: Kathmandu

Departure City: Kathmandu

Meals: Daily Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotels

Price: Budget, Standard, Deluxe & Luxury

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu

You will arrive in Kathmandu airport. Meet your airport representative outside arrival hall holding sign board of your name. You will get assisted and transferred to your hotel located in city center. Rest of the time you are free on own to stroll around on own pace.

Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 02: Full-day sightseeing tour

Your sightseeing tours begin after breakfast. Your guide will come at your hotel and meet you at hotel lobby at 0930 am. You will proceed with sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple located on the bank of Bagmati River. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and often known as “abode of Shiva”. Only Hindus are permitted to enter inside the temple complex for worship however other can go other side of temple to see the rituals of Hindu people and morning activities. You will also witness rare ceremony of funerals as per Hindu traditions at cremation ghats on the bank of holy river Bagmati.

After visit at Pashupatinath temple, you will proceed to Boudhnath stupa located 3 Kilometers away from the temple. Boudhnath stupa is also known as “Mini Tibet” and one of the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. This stupa is surrounded by Tibetan settlements and monasteries. You will witness Buddhist rituals and traditions at Boudhnath area which is en-circle by Buddhist prayer flags and mane.

In the afternoon you will drive to Swoyambhunath stupa located on the hill top overlooking Kathmandu valley. This Buddhist stupa is famous as “Monkey temple: and one of the best place to observe cultural harmony between Hindus and Buddhist in Nepal. Both Hindu and Buddhist pay homage to this site. The view of stupa includes entire Kathmandu valley floor with outstanding views of Central Himalayan ranges.

Continue to Patan Durbar Square another UNESCO site located in Kathmandu. Patan is known as “City of Beauty” and visit to Patan Durbar Square offer excellent opportunity to see local Newari people, ancient Royal complexes and architecture of medieval era. Stroll narrow lanes of Patan visiting Patan Durbar Square, Krishna temple, Mahaboudhi stupa and Golden temple. Patan is also famous for metal works and wood carvings.

Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

Day 03: Bhaktapur Sightseeing tour & Departure Transfer

Morning after breakfast, your guide will come and meet you at your hotel. You will drive 14 Kilometer east to Kathmandu to visit the best preserved ancient city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is also called as cultural hub of Newari people. Many of the highly decorated buildings and shrines were destroyed in the 1934 & 2015 earthquake. However, the main square still contains a few temples and other architectural show pieces; the Lion Gate, the statue of Bhupatindra Malla, the Palace of 55 windows, the Bell of the barking dogs, the Nyatapola temple and the replica of Pashupatinath temple. In Bhaktapur you will observe the Newari people with traditional and daily work. Narrow lanes of Bhaktapur offer bargain price for the Thankas “Oil painting on Silk” which you can buy if interested.

After visit, transfer directly to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight back home.

We guarantee best price with personalize services. Send us your inquiry to our Holiday experts assisting travelers in our area since 15 years.

Get Free Information

Service Includes:-

  • 2 nights at Hotel in Kathmandu as per your budget
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • Necessary airport transfers in Kathmandu with assistance
  • Air-conditioned private vehicle for sightseeing tours and airport transfers
  • An English speaking professional guide for sightseeing tours
  • Vehicle related expenses such as Parking, Toll taxes & fuel
  • Government taxes as applicable

 

Monument entrance fees, meals except breakfast and Nepal visa fee will be extra and payable directly.

Name of the client          Travel Date         Nationality          Service Rating*

Mark Hsu                               13 Sep 2010             China                       Excellent

Shalu Lamba                          8 Sep 2011               India                        Excellent

Jacqui Rehman                      25 Oct 2011             Australia                 Excellent

Richard Wales                        01 Mar 2013           UK                            Excellent

Kelly Clark                              09 Apr 2014            USA                          Excellent

Holly Walker                          12 Oct 2015             Belgium                   Excellent

Peter Richard                         18 Mar 2016           UK                             Excellent

Shanti Valentino                   20 Apr 2016            Italian                       Best Excellent

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