Himalayan Highlights: Kathmandu, Patan, Nagarkot Tour
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Experience the Himalayan Highlights on this captivating 4-day tour. Commence your journey in Kathmandu, where ancient and modern coexist, visiting landmarks like Durbar Square and sacred temples. Explore Patan (Lalitpur), famous for its fine arts and architecture. Catch the sunrise over the Himalayas from Nagarkot, taking in breathtaking mountain views, and visit Bhaktapur, known for its medieval charm. With optional mountain flights available, this tour provides a perfect blend of cultural immersion and natural splendor in the heart of Nepal.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
Your Nepal adventure begins as you arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Upon landing, one of our knowledgeable representatives will greet you and facilitate your transfer to your hotel. Take some time to rest and acclimate to the altitude. Get a sense of the vibrant atmosphere of Kathmandu, a city that melds ancient and modern influences.
Day 2: Kathmandu Exploration
After a hearty breakfast at your hotel, dive into a full day of exploration in Kathmandu. This cultural odyssey will lead you to iconic destinations such as Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa (also known as the Monkey Temple), and Patan Durbar Square in the neighboring city of Patan (or Lalitpur). Admire the architectural marvels, intricate woodcarvings, and ancient temples that make these sites so extraordinary. Patan, in particular, is renowned for its fine arts, metalwork, and stone sculptures.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Bhaktapur to Nagarkot
Commence your day with an optional early morning mountain flight, an incredible opportunity to witness the grandeur of the Himalayas up close, including a chance to view the majestic Mount Everest from the comfort of an aircraft. Following the mountain flight, return to your hotel for a nourishing breakfast. Subsequently, set out for Bhaktapur, an ancient city revered for its exceptionally well-preserved medieval architecture and profound cultural heritage. Delve into the wonders of Bhaktapur's Durbar Square, Nyatapola Temple, and other captivating landmarks. Your journey proceeds to Nagarkot, a charming hill station celebrated for its sweeping vistas of the Himalayas, including the possibility to witness Mount Everest on clear days. Upon arrival, check in at your Nagarkot hotel and relish the stunning sunset and sunrise views over the snow-clad mountain ranges.
Day 4: Nagarkot to Kathmandu and Departure
Rise early to catch the enchanting sunrise spectacle over the Himalayas from Nagarkot. Following breakfast, make your way back to Kathmandu, where you will then be transferred to the airport for your departure flight. As you bid farewell to Nepal, carry with you the indelible memories of a remarkable journey through this captivating country.
- Arrival and departure transfers at Kathmandu airport
- Accommodation in well-appointed hotels with daily breakfast
- Private guided sightseeing tours in Kathmandu and Patan with an English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees to temples, palaces, and monuments as per the itinerary
- Optional early morning mountain flight (subject to availability)
- Private transportation in a comfortable vehicle throughout the tour
- English-speaking driver for all transfers and sightseeing
- All applicable taxes and service charges
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Visa fees for Nepal
- Meals other than breakfast
- Personal expenses such as tips, gratuities, laundry, and telephone calls
- Any optional activities or excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
- Travel insurance
- Any other item not specifically mentioned as included