Inside Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu Durbar Square
It is historic seat of royalty. It is here that kings of Nepal are crowned and their coronations celebrated. Kathmandu's most impressive sight, Durbar Square, is crowded with ancient temples and palaces reflecting the religious and cultural life of the people. It is also home to Kathmandu's Kumari, or 'living goddess', a young girl believed to be a reincarnation of the goddess Durga. It was listed in the UNESCO world Heritage Monument list is 1979.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square
Is situated at an altitude of 1401m, 14 km east of Kathmandu and is the least developed of the three cities in the valley. Translated Bhaktapur means the city of devotees. The most laid back of the three valley towns its narrow brick paved streets harbor hidden shrines and statues around every corner. It is quite easy to spend a whole day here relaxing and taking in an almost fantastic atmosphere. Bhaktapur is famed for its woodcarvings, pottery and cloth weaving. Many of Bhaktapur's practices have changed little over the centuries.
Patan Durbar Square
Patan (The City of beauty) is situated on the southern bank of the holy river Bagamti (a tributary of the Ganges) some five kilometers southeast of Kathmandu. Now a days, it has virtually become part of sub metropolitan Kathmandu. The city is famed for its wealth of Buddhist and Hindu temples with an abundance of fine bronze gateways and wonderful carvings. Patan is known for its expert craftsmen and metal workers.
Patan Durbar square is full of ancient palaces, temples and shrines, noted for their exquisite carvings. The Sundari Chowk holds in its center a masterpiece of stone architecture, the Royal Bath called Tushahity. It was listed in the UNESCO world Heritage Monument List in 1979.
This is one of the world's most famous Buddhist Chaityas. The 2000-year-old Chaityas is commonly known as the 'monkey temple' because of its resident population of monkey. This spectacular Buddhist Stupa, from which the Buddha's eyes gaze serenely down, lies on a hilltop only 2km from the center of Kathmandu. The views of Kathmandu and the surrounding valley are superb from here. It was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument list in 1979.
The Stupa of Bouddhanath lies eight kms. East of the centre of Kathmandu.This ancient colossal Stupa is one of the biggest in the World and the centre of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. It was listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1979.
Situated 5km east of Kathmandu, the temple of lord Shiva, Pashupatinath, with two tiered golden roof and silver door is considered one of the holiest shrines for Hindus. Only Hindus are allowed inside the temple. Other religion people can see it from out of the temple premises. The temple was listed in the UNESCO world Heritage Monument in 1997.
Situated at the end of a long ridge which runs well into the valley, it is said to have been built by king Hari Dutta in 323 AD and said to be the oldest temple in the valley. It was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument list in 1979.
Out of Kathmandu Valley
Daman (elevation 2400m) is the place to go for those seeking the ultimate pan-Himalayan view and willing to travel the extra distance to find it. Located 75km to the South West of Kathmandu. Daman offers the only unimpeded view of the entire Himalayan range, a sight guaranteed to leave the early riser spellbound for days to come.
Kakani(elevation 1982m) lies 23 km to the North West of Kathmandu. It is a less crowded and more pristine destination which provides excellent mountain view of Ganesh himal, Langtang and Annapurna. The offering of nature provide the impetus to visit Kakani, and nature lovers will hail the close-up view of Ganesh Himal to the North as well as the beautiful oak and rhododendron forests on the South slope leading down to Balaju.
Lumbini is the birth place of Siddartha Gautam (Lord Budha). It is the pilgrimage destination of the World's millions of people faithful to all school of Buddhism. The main attraction of Lumbini is the Sacred Garden spread over 8 sq km and possessing all the treasures of the historical area. The other attraction of Lumbini is Maya Devi Temple and the place where BUddha's mother giving birth to him.
Nagarkot is an ancient village,east of Kathmandu and from here we can see Mt.Everest and other peaks of the Himalayas. The top of the Nagarkot commands accelerating views in all directions. The altitude of Nagarkot is 2229m/7133ft from the sea level. It is 32km away from Kathmandu.
Dhulikhel is also 32 km from Kathmandu and it is popular for Himalayan view point. Many visitor's visit here to stretch their legs before setting off on longer treks.Some old Newari houses and several temples are as much interesting as watching the view of Himalayas.
Pokhara is a resort city of remarkable beauty.The serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificent summit of Machhapuchre rising behind it create an ambiance of peace and magic.Clearly the most stunning of Pokhara's sights is the spectacular panoroma of the Annapurna ranges which forms its backdrop. The most popular sites of Pokhara is Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake, Rupa Lake, Devi's Fall, Mahendra Gupha (Cave), Mountain Museum, Seti River Gorge and some other temples.
Gorkha is really easy and panoramic area. One can see spectacular view of Ganesh Himal, Boudha Himal, Langtang, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Annapurna South. Around 4 hours drive from Kathmandu, your transportation will drove you to Dhadingbesi. Next day your trek begin upto Ghyalchowk. This is the pristine village of Gorkha. The people of this area are still living on their traditional farming way of life. They are including Gurung, Tamang and Magars. All along your way you will view green forest, rice field, traditional houses of Gurung family and also hear the beautiful rhythm of birds singing on forests. Begnas Tal is very beautiful. Very peaceful; you will see views of Annapurna, and Manaslu. This is a good trek for children and elders.
Villages trek allow visitors to experience a stay in a typical Nepali village and real Nepalese life. This gives visitors an opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese culture tradition from the closest quarter and intermingle with the locals. We take clients to unspoiled villages, where authentic village people are very nice and friendly. The school student and village people welcome you happily and always ready to perform their music and dance. Our clients reciprocate by performing their own songs and dances to benefit of the local folks. It helps to observe Nepalese culture and their tradition from closest quarter, which will provide you real Nepalese life. We ensure the time, you spend in Nepal will be highlight of your journey.
Major tour itineraries of Nepal
• Special Package Tour
• Nepal Cultural Tour
• Nepal Classic Tour
• Kathmandu- Nagarkot- Dhulikhel Tour
• Kathmandu - Daman - Pokhara Tour
• Kathmandu- Pokhara Tour
• Kathmandu - Pokhara- Nagarkot Tour
• Nepal Honeymoon Package
• Adventure Safari tour