4 days Kathmandu valley cultural tour

Explore central Nepal with visits to 3 medieval kingdoms remains. Explore ancient temples, religious shrines and culture as you drive east from Katmandu to the ancient city Bhaktapur. A palace known for its unique style and pottery handcrafts.
4 days
Culture and Heritage
Trip code
From CN¥ 2,100 per person

The itinerary is designed for these tourists visiting Kathmandu valley only. You will visit ancient temples and religious shrines of the three previous medieval kingdoms, now known as Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur cities.

Day 01 :
Arrival at Kathmandu

Fly into Kathmandu on a clear day gives you the enchanting views of snow-capped mountain peaks. Upon arrival, you will be met, assisted and greeted by our tour officer who will escort you in chauffer driven vehicle to your hotel. The representative will help you check-in at the hotel and will be brief you about your daily activities. B=breakfast

Day 02 :
Kathmandu full day sightseeing (B)

After breakfast, head to visit Swoyambhunath, which offers a majestic view of the entire Kathmandu valley. Stupa of Swoyambhunath epitomizes Buddhism. At Boudhanath, you will gain a valuable insight into Buddhism, which makes you feel as if you have just been to a spiritual journey. Further south of Kathmandu Valley you reach the Patan City where the awesome Patan Durbar Square, Mahaboudha Temple, Kumbeshwor temple, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple welcomes you  to an open museum showcasing intricately carved windows, intrinsic roof struts, statues of gods and goddesses, temples designed in pagoda style with erotic carvings and reposes metalwork facades and many other exquisite facets. You will also get to visit the handicraft center in Patan.

Day 03 :
Half day sightseeing of Bhaktapur (B)

After breakfast, we drive to Bhaktapur yet another eastern city of the Kathmandu valley. Here you will see unique culture and finest display of craftsmanship. Lion Gate, Golden Gate, Art Gallery, Statue of King Bhupatindra Malla, Nyatapola (Five stories) Temple, fifty-five window- Malla Palace are the living prides of Bhaktapur which you will visit during this tour. Afternoon free explore Thamel on your own such as souvenir shopping or simply relaxing at a cafe.

Day 04 :
Transfer to airport or border transfer (B)

Morning airport transfer or border transfer for the further trip to Tibet.

Tour notes:

Please note prices are based in CNY.

General inclusions:

All required government taxes and fees.
Please contact one of our Tour Advisors to get a custom quotation made to your requirements.
Your selection of 3, 4 or 5 Stars hotel (shared twin room, private bathroom and daily breakfast)
All entrance tickets as noted in the tour's itinerary.
Guide fluent in English, Chinese or Japanese that is certified by the state tourism build and from the local community. (If your native language is not listed please let us know, we are certain we can assist your needs.)
Airport and/or train station pick-up and drop-off.

General exclusions:

Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Tips for your guide and driver.
Meals that are not specified in the tour itinerary.
Optional Attractions that are not specified in the itinerary.
Flight and/or railway ticket(s) to the first city of the tour and departure from the last city of the tour.

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