Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
Nepal is not only the best place for trekking in Nepal but it is also the most popular place for heritage and architectural monuments as well as ancient historical palaces, temples and pagodas. Kathmandu Valley has 7 different UNESCO World Heritage sites namely Kathmandu Durbar Square (Palace Square), Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Changunarayan, Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath and Swayambhunath. The best tour guides of Backpacker Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. who are fluent in different languages (Chinese, French, Spanish, Korean, Japanese, English, Malaysian, Indonesian and German) as well as certified by the Government of Nepal.
Nepal is a beautiful land with full of natural resources, history, artistic culture, architecture, beautiful monuments, ethnic diversity with their uniqueness. Nepal in naturally beautiful as it carries many dazzling things within herself. In this sense, it can be the perfect place for Sightseeing Tour Package. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal where people of our country as well as tourists are lured to visit Kathmandu. Nepal used to be a Hindu country until recently before it was rendered a secular nation, with the nation respecting all the religions that are practiced in the small Himalayan nation. Also you can find close connection between Hinduism and Buddhism with the presence of monasteries and temples. There is a mutual and brotherhood relationship between each other. It is said that Kathmandu Valley used to be a huge lake in the past and it was Manjushree who raised his sword and turned this Valley into a fertile land. From then onwards the civilization in Kathmandu started, it is believed. It is actually an interesting and memorizing land with exclusive features. In Kathmandu, mostly there are three cities which are famous and wonderful from sightseeing perspective. Those glorifying cities in the Valley are Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur.
Join us to the guided tour of ancient majestic Kathmandu Valley heritage sites. Backpacker a tour organizing company in Nepal would provide you quality informative service and impeccable hospitality in a competitive price. Witness and experience the century old architectural masterpiece of Nepal by choosing the Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing.
September to December and March to May
Day 01: Landing in the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu
You will be welcomed by our team members at the Airport and will then be taken to the Hotel. Our travel representatives and individuals will clarify quickly about the travel agenda. You will be staying at an inn in Kathmandu on the first day.
Early morning transferred to airport for the Everest mountain flight. After seeing Himalayas ranges breakfast and go to for the cultural heritage sites tour to Kathmandu Darbar Square, Swayambhunath (the monkey temple), Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath temple. Day 03: Bhaktapur Sightseeing tour and Nagarkot
drive to Bhaktapur and visit the Bhaktapur Durbar square. There, we look and get info abou many temples, like lion gate, golden gate and of course 55 windowed palace. After ending the tour in Bhaktapur, we go to our next destination, Nagarkot. We look the sunset and the splendid views of mountains. Day 04: Patan, Bugmati/Khokana tour/Farewell Dinner
Ater Breakfast in Nagarkot drive to Patan and visit Krishna Temple, Patan Durbar with Royal bath and Hiranya Varna Mahavir - a Buddhist Monastery these are the main attractions here. Then we proceed our tour to Bugmati and Khokana evening at around 6.30 pm, we will pick you up at your hotel for the farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant with cultural dance performance. Day 05: Departure to TIA “Farewell!"
On the 5th day of the tour package, you will return to your country via the international Airport in Kathmandu.
Price: US$ N/A
All prices are in US dollars and do not include international airfare, unless otherwise noted.
Cost Included »
- Airport picks up and drops.
- Three nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu.
- One night accommodation with breakfast at a 3 - star category hotel in Nagarkot.
- Everest Mountain flight with departure tax.
- Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu with a tour guide and all temples/monuments entrance fees.
- Farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
- Government taxes and office service charge.
Cost Excluded »
- Nepal entry visa fee
- International air fee.
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu is excluded. Except welcome and fare well dinner
- All cold drink any beverage are not included on your trip price.
- Tips for Guide and Driver
Getting to Nepal - You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu when you first come to Nepal. Our travel representatives will receive you at the Airport and then transfer you to a hotel in the capital city. That will be our first task after you land in the country. The itinerary then follows in the coming days.
Visa information in Nepal - Once you arrive in Kathmandu, your first job or task will be to consult the Department of Immigration in Nepal regarding your Nepal stay. Our team members will help you in completing the necessary works regarding Visa and the procedures of extension, if needed. If you are planning for an extended stay in Nepal, say more than three months or around a year or so, then you need to extend your Visa through the Immigration Department. This won’t be of any problem as we will handle the government-related activities.
Trek permit - There are some restricted trekking destinations in Nepal which require special permission from the government of Nepal or a government agency for the foreign trekkers. They also need to pay a fixed royalty to trek some of the selected places in Nepal. Some of the restricted trekking destinations like Upper Dolpo Trek, Mustang Trek, Rara Trek, etc. require special trek permit for the foreigners. However, there won’t be any such problem as we, the company, will look after the legal formalities in securing the trek permits for the clients. It will be our responsibility to secure trek permits for you.
Altitude sickness - As most of the trekking destinations in Nepal exceed 4000 meters of altitude, high altitude sickness is one of the common problems faced by the trekkers. High altitude sickness can be very fatal and dangerous if you are not prepared for the same. Some of the trekking destinations like Upper Mustang Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Langtang Circuit Trek exceeds and nears around 5000 meters of altitude with chances of high altitude sickness. However, if you are aware of the problem and if you take special measure, then altitude sickness can be avoided and will not be much of a problem. As we have experienced trekking guides and a team of experienced hand, altitude sickness will not be a problem and even if it occurs, it will be handled well by our team members.
Female trekking guide - As mentioned earlier, we have a team of very experienced manpower who have worked in the tourism sector for many years. Likewise, we have very much experienced trekking guides who know every detail that is to be known regarding trekking and tours. In addition, we also boast of female trekking guides with fair bit of prior experience in the field of tourism. The number of female trekking guide has increased in the tourism sector in Nepal over the years and we also boast of an experienced core team of female trekking guides with considerable experience. Availability of female trekking guides might prove to be comfortable for the female trekkers if they want to share anything private or personal, and this is one of the advantages of having female trekking guides in the travel crew.
Note: If you have any queries regarding the itineraries/ information, please let us know by phone or via e-mail.