Kathmandu Valley is the cultural, historical and political capital of Nepal. The Kathmandu Valley is home to many places recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites. Kathmandu contains three medieval city centers, which are famous for their art and architecture - Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur. Each has a unique artistic exposition of graceful temples, elegant palaces, brick-paved courtyards and quaint back streets. Visitors are sure to be enchanted by the multi-roofed temples, exquisite monasteries, stone carvings, wooden carvings, age-old traditions and year-round religious festivals. Kathmandu has its own brand of cultural life which is based on distinctive religions, cultures, and practices including Hinduism and Buddhism.
Day 01:Arrive in Kathmandu (1,300 m)
Day 02:Sightseeing Tour: Boudhanath Stupa - Pashupatinath Temple - Bhaktapu Durbar Square and Nagarkot
Day 03:Sightseeing Tour: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swaymbhunath Temple, Patan Durbar Square and shopping at Thamel district.
Day 04:Fly Home: Farewell Friend
Upon your arrival at the Kathmandu airport, you will be greeted by a representative from Thai Nepal Travels. After picking up your luggage and look for our representative with a Thai Nepal Travels display board at the arrival gate. After that, you will be transferred to Hotel. After check-in, you can take a rest, hang around in the city - it all depends on your interests and condition. In the evening we will organize a "Welcome Dinner" at an excellent traditional Nepalese Restaurant where you will enjoy Nepalese cultural programs as well as a fine meal.
Included meal: Dinner
Today after breakfast, We start our tour of UNESCO World Heritage Site cities to Pashupatinath temple, it is the most important Hindu temple stand on the banks of the holy Bagmati River and is one of the principal temples of Lord Shiva. Then we transfer to Bhaktapur Durbar Square or the Town of the Devotees preserves medieval arts, architecture, culture, and lifestyle to this date. After that, we head for Nagarkot for the mesmerizing sunset views of the Himalayan Range. And overnight at Nagarkot.
Including meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After enjoying a hearty breakfast, we start a guided tour to Three of UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Temple. Kathmandu Durbar Square lies in the heart of Kathmandu city. The locals know this area by its old name Hanuman Dhaka – an ancient seat of Nepalese Royalty who ruled over the
Kathmandu Kingdom and the medieval Kings palaces. Next, we journey onto visit Swayambhu (meaning "the self-existent") popularly known among foreigners as the “Monkey Temple” owing to a large number of monkey populations residing in this area.
Lastly, our visit to Patan Durbar Square, known as The City of Fine Arts, is the one place in the Kathmandu Valley where the medieval arts and architecture still remain unspoiled. Patan Durbar Square is full of ancient palaces, temples and shrines, noted for their exquisite carvings, mostly of Hindu and Buddhist origins.
In the evening, you are welcome to do some shopping or walk around in the streets of Thamel or take a rest, and just laze around the city - it all depends on your interests. We spend this night at a comfortable hotel in Kathmandu.
Including meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Our 4 Day Kathmandu World Heritages – Nagarkot tour comes to an end today. A representative from Thai Nepal Travels will take you to the airport approximately 2 hours before the scheduled flight. We hope you enjoyed the tour with us, and we sure hope that you will come back to Nepal with Thai Nepal Travels again soon.
Included meal: Breakfast
Your safety is of paramount concern while traveling with THAI NEPAL TRAVELS. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails traveling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, the health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
For the person who cannot continue tour until the end of the trip in case of any reason, he/she please note that there will be no refund. In the case of the flight delay/cancellation after finishing off the trip, you will be responsible for all your expenses. Please also note that you will not be entitled to any refund for the services (such as hotel, transport, flight, etc.) included in the package that you would not use later.
We will arrange to lodge for you at Hotel Marshyangdi (or equivalent four-star hotel in Kathmandu) All accommodations are on the twin-shared basis. Single supplement will be served on request, for additional costs.