- Private Vehicle
Arrive at the airport in Kathmandu! You will be received by our representative and transferred to a hotel in Kathmandu. Check in to the hotel and spend the rest of the time on your own. Our representative will brief you about your plan ahead. Stay at the hotel for the night.
Today you will be headed to the UNESCO listed world heritage sites in Kathmandu. After your breakfast, your guide will receive you at the hotel and transfer you to the Kathmandu Durbar Square. Here, you can explore the historical monuments, temples, and palaces built during the medieval period in Nepal. It is a fine piece of art, culture, and history. After exploring the artistic beauty of those palaces, temples, and museum, you will be headed to Swayambhunath stupa, a reflection a Buddhist religion at a top of a hill that offers a picturesque view of Kathmandu city as a whole. Next on the sightseeing journey is the ancient and popular Pashupatinath temple. It is a temple of Lord Shiva that holds high value amongst the Hindu pilgrims. We wander around the temple, explore its religious value and head towards Boudhanath stupa. We enjoy our evening around the stupa placed on the three-layered mandala and wrap up our journey for the day. You will be dropped at the hotel for the night.
Wake up and enjoy your breakfast. You will be picked up at the hotel and driven to Sundarijal for our hiking journey ahead. It takes around one hour for us to reach Sundarijal which is the starting point of our hike. We start our hike up through the stone paved stairs. We walk for a while and enter Shivapuri watershed and wildlife reserve which is a place with biodiversity. As we climb up through the stairs, we pass forests and villages until reach up to the top of Shivapuri hill. From the top, we will be blessed with the mesmerizing close of views of Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang range, Gaurishankar Himal, Mt. Shisapangma and many other neighboring peaks. From Borlang Bhanjyang, our trail descends downhill with the amazing views of mountains on our left. We continue to descend down until we reach Chisapani, our ending point for the day. We stay at a guesthouse in Chisapani.
(Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included)
Early in the morning, you can enjoy wonderful views of mountains and the pristine environment around Chisapani and its periphery. After breakfast in the guesthouse, we continue our hiking journey through a flat well-paved path to Nagarkot. Our walking hours is longer than that of the day earlier however the path is more flat and easy than the undulating path up and down yesterday. We walk through the forested area for a few hours. It can be a good chance to encounter some wildlife within those jungles. Then we pass an army camp and open into a pleasing village with lush hills and pleasing environment all around. After six to seven hours of a walk along the pristine nature, we reach Nagarkot which is considered as a popular viewpoint near Kathmandu. The place offers panoramic views of mountains in Nepal. It is said that, on a clear day, even Mt. Everest is visible from here. We stay at a hotel in Nagarkot for the night.
(Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included)
We wake up early in the morning for mesmerizing views of sunrise from the view tower in Nagarkot. The golden rays of the sun from the towering ranges of Himalayas look appealing. After relishing the glory of the pristine environment, mountain views of sunrise views from the view tower, we descend down to our hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, we rest for a while and drive towards Kathmandu. On the way, we stop at Changunarayan and Bhaktapur Durbar square to explore these UNESCO listed world heritage sites. The artistic beauty of palaces, monuments and temples will awe your heart. After admiring the historical beauty in those heritage sites, you will be dropped at the hotel in Kathmandu. You can enjoy the rest of the time on your own.
(Breakfast and lunch included)
- Airport pick up/ drop
- Ground transportation during the trip
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Accommodation in a three-star category hotel in Kathmandu
- Accommodation in guesthouses on stopping point during the trip
- Trekking permit if necessary
- Entry fee and permits to enter into national parks, heritage sites, and other places.
- A professional and English speaking guide
- Insurance of support crew members and their other costs
- A first aid medical kit
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Nagarkot
- Personal refreshment expenses like soft drinks, hard drinks, mineral bottled water, etc
- Personal Utility expenses like telephone, internet, laundry, etc
- Tips for support crew members