SIGHTSEEING IN & AROUND KATHMANDU
Only at a few places on earth, a visitor can experience a combination of natural and cultural beauty like in the Kathmandu Valley. The valley consists of many temples and monasteries, which house as many idols of Hindu and Buddhism gods, goddesses and buddhas, as there are people. The Kathmandu Valley will be the first destination in Nepal to visit, when you arrive in Nepal. The valley with an area of 218 sq. miles is situated at an altitude of 1336 m above sea level. It consists of four major cities carrying great historic, artistic and cultural interest; Kathmandu, Patan, Bhaktapur and Kirtipur. These are the cities of the valley, clustered within a range of green terraced hills.
Some important monuments seen in this area are:
The Taleju temple, it is the tallest of all structures built by King Mahendra Malla in 1549 A.D.
The Jagannath temple, built in the 16th century, is known for the fascinating erotic figures carved in the wooden struts.
The Kala Bhairav, one of the largest 17th century stone statue in Kathmandu, represents the terrifying aspect of Shiva.
The statue of King Pratap ... [ Read more ]
Day 1; Enjoy the wonderful breakfast buffet in the hotel and get ready for a local Nepali
Lifestile & Culture sightseeing tour to Pharping. Taste authentic nepali food, cooked by
a local family and also visit some agricultural places at the same time. Today's
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Introduction to Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
Kathmandu Valley consists of three main cities of great historic and cultural interest Kathmandu, Lalitpur (Patan) and Bhaktapur (Bhadgaon). The history of the Valley begins with the Buddhist saint Manjushree who slashed a passage through the surrounding hills to drain out the primordial waters and make it inhabitable. Over the centuries, a refined urban civilization emerged, ... [ Read more ]
Sightseeing Tour to Changunarayan, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel and Namobuddha
This is one of the most scenic sightseeing tours in Nepal. On this tour, visitors get introduced to a whole different Nepal; like the ancient cities & temples of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur, including the world heritage sites listed by UNESCO. Likewise, the vantage point of Nagarkot, which offers a superbe view of the snow capped Himalayan ... [ Read more ]
There will be a cancellation fee of 25% for any cancellation three weeks prior to Tour departure date, 50% two weeks prior to Tour departure date and no refund thereafter. No refund for no shows & delay arrivals whatsoever reason.
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