Glimpse of Nepal Tour
Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Pokhara, Bandipur
Glimpse of Nepal Tour is all about Nepal's natural beauty and cultural heritage sites. Places like Pokhara, Bandipur, and Nagarkot gives you the glimpses of Neapla's natural beauty where as Kathmandu valley as usual gives you the beauty of history, culture, traditions and religion.
Outline Itinerary 6N/7D
2 nights Kathmandu
2 nights Pokhara
1 night Nagarkot
1 night Bandipur
*You will be heartly welcomed by our representative at the Tribhuvan International Airport.
*Soon you will be departed to Hotel or for lunch as mentioned.
Afternoon you get the chance to visit one of the world cultural heritage site of Nepal known as Kathmandu Durbar Square. One of the oldest monuments of the Kathmandu Valley. Its one of the three royal palace of the kathmandu valley all of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Several buildings of the square were collapsed due to major earthquake on 25 April 2015
After breakfast you will be visiting following places:
Boudhanath Stupa (Bodhnath Stupa)
It is the largest stupa in Asia and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet. It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The ancient Stupa is one of the largest in the world.. As of 1979, Boudhanath is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is one of the most popular tourist sites in the Kathmandu area.
Pashupati Nath Temple
It is the most sacred Hindu temple of the World. The temple is dedicated to lord Shiva . Only followers of Hinduism can enter the main temple, but all the other buildings are available for foreigners to visit.
Patan Durbar Square
It is best known for its rich cultural heritage, particularly its tradition of arts and crafts. It is called city of festival and feast, fine ancient art, making of metallic and stone carving statue. It is one of the three Durbar Squares of Kathmandu Valley.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square
Bhaktapur is known as the 'City of Devotees', the 'City of Culture', the 'Living Heritage', and 'Nepal's Cultural Gem'. It is one of the 3 royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley. Bhaktapur was the capital city of the Greater Malla Kingdom until the 15th century and was an independent kingdom from then until the 18th century.
After fullday sightseeing you will be driven to Nagarkot, where you can have a wonderful view of eastern Himalayan range of Nepal. Panoramic view of himalayan sunset and sunrise, with lots of beautiful view from the balcony of your hotel is what Nagarkot gifts you.
Overnight in nagarkot
After the early morning sunrise and landscapes in Nagarkot. Drive to Pokhara 200 kilometers, west of Kathmandu - at least 2 and a half hour drive.
Pokhara is a famous sightseeing point for travelers with beautiful lakes and mountain ranges.
Overnight in Pokhara
Early morning drive to Sarangkot – 1600m.
It is a hill top view point for sunrise and close-up view of Annapurna and the Fishtail Mountain.
• Pokhara excursions and sight-seeing.
David’s fall, boating in Phewa Lake and visit the temples.
*you can also experience Paragliding in Pokhara.
*You can also hike to Naudanda Sarangkot or World Peace Stupa or Nirmal Pokhari at an extra cost
After breakfast and admiring natural beauty of Nepal, today you will be visiting the place popularly known as Heaven of Nepal.It is a living museum of Newari culture, a beautifully preserved village. With its glorious 18th-century architecture, absence of motorised vehicles and restaurant tables set out on the bazaar, it has a distinct European feel.You can Stroll around the town, to hilltops and peaks,or can visit the largest cave in Nepal (Siddha Gufa), There are breathtaking views of the Himalayan from Bandipur, and they range from Langtang peak in the east to Dhaulagiri in the west. From the nearby hilltops, one can see as far as Manakamana and Gorkha to east the great Chitwan plains to the south, among others. Himalayas are best seen in the afternoons and before sunset and until dusk. The morning fog from the nearby valleys blurs the views over the Himalayas, but makes the scenery fairy-tale like.
Overnight in Bandipur
After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu.
On the way you will be visiting Swyambhunath Temple, a world heritage site popularly known as Monkey Temple.Swayambhunath Stupa is the most ancient and enigmatic of all the holy shrines in Kathmandu valley.
Afternoon visit Thamel, a Tourist business center where you can have shopping.
Join us for a Nepali cultural show and a farewell dinner in the evening.
After Breakfast proceed to the airport for flight to onward destinations.