Kathmandu , Bhaktapur
Kathmandu valley, historically called Kaastamandap is titled “The City of Temples” since it comprises numerous temples and monuments which are listed in the World Heritage Site. Kathmandu has been a center of Nepalese history, culture, art, and economy. For instance, temples, stupas, and monuments like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, etc are located here which are listed in UNESCO’s World Heritage Site.
Moreover, Bhaktapur shows you the typical Newar settlement which reflects the traditional, historical, and cultural aspects of the Nepalese. Like Kathmandu, Bhaktapur is also enriched with various temples and monuments such as 55 Window Palace, Nyatapole, Bhairav Temple, Vatsala Temple, etc., and so forth. In addition to this, Bhaktapur is a major site for pottery making as well.
Dhulikhel is a municipality located in the Kavrepalanchowk district. The major attractions of Dhulikhel are Namo Buddha, Zipline, Kali Temple and a Selfie Stone, and so on.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu. Our representative will assist and transfer you to the hotel. Check-in to the hotel, a short briefing will be done about the trek once you have checked in. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Breakfast at Hotel. The guide will assist and escort you for full-day sightseeing including Patan Durbar Square an ancient palace that is converted into an open museum. The place offers you the beautiful and historic monuments, temples, architecture of the 16th century influenced by both Buddhist and Hindu religions. The tour also continues with the major sites i.e. Boudhanath Stupa & Pasupatinath Temple. Both the stupa have gained equal value in Buddhist people. Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in South Asia. Pasupatinath is one of the sacred places for the Hindu religion. The temple of Lord Shiva, where millions of people visit every year. Back to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Bhaktapur Durbar square and practice Pottery and Drive to Dhulikhel.
After breakfast, we drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square. An ancient palace where you can experience the Architect, temples, and different religious-related monuments. The city offers you the typical Newar settlement. The place is also called Bhadgaon or the city of Devotee.55 window palace, Nyatapole, Bhairav temple, Vatsala temple are the major attraction of the sites. Then we practice the old method of making pot as we practice the Pottery with the professional. A 30-minute class will be allocated for the practice. Then drive towards Dhulikhel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Drive Back to Kathmandu
Early in the morning, we enjoy the snowcapped Himalayan range. Breakfast at Hotel then we will have a local tour in Dhulikhel village as we can see the Newari settlement. Exploring the ancient traditional architecture along with modern style. Back to the hotel, then drive back to Kathmandu. Free day on your own as you can enjoy shopping or nightlife in Thamel.
Day 05: Departure Day
You will have your breakfast at the hotel. As per your flight schedule, you will be transferred to the international airport of Kathmandu 3 hours prior to the flight time and your tour ends here.