Kathmandu Nagarkot tour is one of the best tour holidays in Nepal that visit and see the major tourist attraction of Kathmandu and Nagarkot within 5 days. Kathmandu is the best for its long history, fascinating art and architecture.
Tour to Kathmandu Nagarkot includes guided culture tour of Kathmandu valley; comfort hiking in Nagarkot and sunrise tour for incredible Himalayan views including Mt.Everest and Annapurna with view of Kathmandu city. For the best tour package, customized tour itinerary and more information, talk to local tour guide and leader.
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu Airport.
Prior to landing at Kathmandu airport, you could have some excellent views of snowy mountains, after customs clearance, receive from our tour coordinator and transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu valley Tour
After breakfast, enjoy a sightseeing tour on Kathmandu Durbar-Square, which it is situated in the heart of the Kathmandu city, it is called also Hanuman –Dhoka- an ancient residence of King.
This entire Royal Palace complex is full of historical monuments, Stone statue of Hanuman and next to the Golden Gate of the Palace, the powerful Protector of the entire Durbar-Square. Visit Taleju Temple, one of the tallest Temple is 36.6 meter high, Lord Krishna Temple which was built in 1649 AD by King Pratap Malla on memory of his favorite two dead Queens, Jaggannath Temple, a famous for erotic arts.
Visit huge stone statue of Kalbhairab, a ferocious form of Lord Shiva, Living Goddess Temple and Kasthamandap which built on 12th century by wood of single tree, hence Kathmandu obtains its name from this historic building.
Visit Swayambhu Nath Stupa which is situated on a hillock, it provides incredible Views of Kathmandu valley and Himalayan ranges. The tradition in the Stupa follows the Vjrayana form of Buddhism which is a tantric variation of the Mahayana Buddhism (the great vehicle). Visit Pasupatinath Temple, literally means Lord of Animals and famous Shrines for Hindus. Two storied golden roofed pagoda style Temple has four silver doors. En route visit Boudhananth Stupa, it is called also little Tibet, which Stupa is the largest in South Asia. In surrounding area can experience lifestyles of Tibetan People and monk
Day 3: Patan- Nagarkot Tour
Patan is protected by UNISCO world heritage site. Patan is the second largest city in the valley. It is some time referred to as Lalitpur, which means city of beauty. Patan has long Buddhist history and the four corners of the city are marked by stupas. Patan central Durbar square is absolutely packed with temples. Numerous other temples widely diverse style as well as many Buddhist monasteries are scattered around this fascinating town. The Patan Durbar square is a concentrated mass of temples, undoubtedly the most visually stunning display of Newari architecture to be seen in Nepal. There is also many others numerous temples are Krishna, Bhimsen, Taleju bell, Bhai Dega and others many temples gives you more experience about Nepali people faith and respect on religion. All the temples are decorated by numerous arts and architecture. The Patan also offers you Newari people culture and their life style. Then drive to Nagarkot (1950m). It provides excellent views of snowy mountains and wonderful views of sunrise and sunset. Nagarkot offers a pristine view of the Himalayas together with charming breeze. In the Morning when the sky is clear, a good view of the Himalayas from Lantang, Everest, Amadablam and the east Kanchenjunga. A great value site for both locals and Tourists, Nagarkot is a dream to see. Overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 4: Nagarkot - Bhaktpur Tour
After breakfast, drive from Nagarkot to Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur city is protected as a UNESCO world Heritage site. Bhaktapur is also known as Bhadgaon, it means city of the Devotees. It is the third major town of the valley and in many ways the most mediaeval. The Bhaktipur is one of the most charming architecture show pieces of the valley as it highlights the main items of interest in the Bhaktapur are: The lion gate- Dating as far back as AD1696, this gate is guarded on either side by two huge statues of lions. A long side, there are two stone images of Gods. The Golden gate: The golden gate is said to be the most beautiful and richly molded specimen of its kind in the entire world. The Golden is the mostly lovely piece of art in the whole Kingdom
Day 5: Kathmandu Airport.
Transfer to airport to get fly back to home.