The cultural, historical, and scenic exploration of Kathmandu valley and Nagarkot is considered as one of the most enriching tours among the many amazing tours in the natural as well as culturally diverse country, Nepal. While Kathmandu offers rich history and art of ancient times, Nagarkot allows the travelers to witness the most stunning sunrise view along with an alluring vista of the Himalayas, hence inviting many travelers every year.
This tour package will lead you to the fascinating places of Kathmandu and Nagarkot where you will observe various tradition, culture, and religion. This tour begins with the exploration of various UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu (also known as the City of Temples). You start exploring the culture of Kathmandu by visiting Swayambhunath temple, one of the most sacred Buddhist shrines in Nepal. The tour continues with a stroll around Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square, both of which exhibit the ancient art, architecture, and culture of Kathmandu valley. Once used as a palace by the Malla and Lichhavi dynasties, these palaces house many temples and other beautifully crafted monuments on their premises. The tour further takes you to Nagarkot, a hillside situated nearby the valley. Nagarkot is famous for its mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views along with the wide vista of snow-capped mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m), Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Gaurishankar (7134m), Cho Oyu (8188m), Langtang Lirung (7227m), Ganesh Himal (7422m), and others. If you want to have a short adventure, you can hike around Nagarkot, following short trails into dense forests. The tour also features a visit to the Newari city of Bhaktapur, which also houses Bhaktapur Durbar Square. In Bhaktapur, you can enjoy the famous Juju Dhau while watching pottery making. The tour comes to an end with the visit to the Hindu temple of Pashupatinath and Buddhist shrine of Boudhanath.
All in all, this Kathmandu and Nagarkot Tour is intended to offer you a great chance to witness and experience the magnificent nature of rustic Nepal along with superb and captivating view of majestic Mountains living in this excellent region. This short tour will be enough to explore the beauty of nature and history. We assure you that you will be collecting unforgettable experience during this tour.