Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour
Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour, a holiday of a week duration with great combination around best and scenic areas of Nepal, where you will soak within the awesome panorama of mountains with striking sunrise and sunset views over an array of Himalayan peaks. A wonderful destination ‘Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour’ where you will have great enjoyable time in the comfort of nice luxury hotels and resorts with rooms facing views of unique scenery of mountains and rolling green hills. A holiday for all types of travelers on this leisure and moderate Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour with exciting moments observing the local culture and traditional life of Nepalese people retaining its age-old custom and heritage as it was past hundred of centuries.
Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour, Our marvelous leads you to world heritage sites around Kathmandu and then to scenic Pokhara blessed with natural beauty of mountains and lakes as the tour continues to Nagarkot a hill town within Kathmandu valley rim for stunning views of mountains with sunrise and sunsets.
The journey continues to medieval Bhaktapur city tour of its great temples and ancient king palace, courtyard then with last memorable flight with views of Mt. Everest before your departure from amazing Nepal with wonderful times on Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu-Nepal and transfer to hotel.
On arrival in Kathmandu capital city and hub of Nepal received by our guide and staff and then transfer to your hotel in the heart of Kathmandu, with time for group briefing and information regarding your trip in Nepal where evening includes welcome dinner in a nice authentic Nepalese restaurant with folk programs to entertain you during dinner.
Day 02: Guided Tour at places of interest around world heritage sites in Kathmandu.
Morning tour in the heart of Kathmandu with famous old Durbar Square with many monuments around Kathmandu Durbar Square, the house of the Living Goddess (Kumari Ghar), the ferocious Kal Bhairab, the red monkey god, and hundreds of erotic carvings are a few examples of the sights at the Square! The buildings here are the greatest achievements of the Malla dynasty.
Visit Kasthamandap a unique type of wooden temple also known as Maru Satal, built in 1596 A.D. by King Laxmi Narsingh Malla. The name Kathmandu derived from a temple built with the wood of a single tree.
After a time in Durbar Square, a short drive to Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) of 25 centuries old, stands as one of the world's oldest Buddhist Chaitiya or Stupa.
The Great Stupa of Swayambhunath is the wonder that was Nepal, the glory that was Nepal. It is listed a World Heritage for Site with all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha, keeping an eternal watch on the Valley distinguishing between vice and virtue.
Afternoon visit Bouddhanath Stupa, the largest Buddhist shrine of South Asia, this ancient colossal chorten was built in the 6th century A.D. by King Man Deb. It rests on a series of three terraces and from the bird's eye view it takes the relevant shape or of a lotus flower which indeed remains a very holy object for all the devout Buddhists of the world.
From here a short drive leads to Pashupatinath a holy Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva placed on the bank of Bagmati River, although non-Hindu are not allowed inside the main premise, however, one can watch the devotes and pilgrims on religious prayer from the other side of the river.
Finally, our day tour concludes with a drive back to your hotel with rest of the afternoon free at leisure.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 860 m - 06 hrs journeys.
The morning after breakfast starts our enjoyable drive to reach at Nepal’s popular and leading touristic destination at Pokhara, after an interesting drive past many villages and towns reaching Pokhara and transfer to a nice hotel by the serene Phewa Lake. Afternoon free for walks around the lakeside with interesting shops and stores includes world-class restaurants with close views of Annapurna mountain range and the stunning peak of Machapuchare Himal “The Fish Tail”.
Day 04: Tour of Pokhara at places of interest.
In Pokhara tour of Seti Gorge, Davids / Devi or Pathle Chhago Water Falls- visit Peace Stupa and around Pokhara local markets away from the main touristic area and then back to your hotel with leisure time for individual activities and shopping souvenirs.
Day 05: Morning to Sarankot Hill afternoon fly to Kathmandu and transfer to Nagarkot.
Early morning a short drive to Sarankot hilltop famous viewpoints for striking sunrise over a range of mountains from Dhaulagiri-Annapurna to Mt. Manaslu with aerial views of Pokhara green valley and Lake Phewa, a popular spot for Para-Gliding as well.
After catching the views of sunrise and mountains back to the hotel with a sightseeing tour of Pokhara at places of interest.
Afternoon scenic flight brings you back at Kathmandu from Pokhara, and then drive to Nagarkot famous hill town for sunrise and sunset over the grand panorama of mountains here in the comfort of nice mountain resorts.
Day 06: Morning tour of Bhaktapur and drive to Kathmandu.
Morning catching views of the sunrise over mountains and then another exciting tour leads you to the famous medieval period city at Bhaktapur here a tour of interesting places interwoven with a classic and traditional way of ancient times with its rich heritage of past glory.
Bhaktapur means the city of ‘Devotees’ its ancient name as Bhadgaon, in Bhaktapur visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square:
Bhaktapur Nytapola Temple, The Bhaktapur National Art Gallery, Dattarya Square with famous peacock window
Pottery square and market.
After a wonderful time around Nagarkot and Bhaktapur transfer for the drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 07: Morning Mountain Flight with views of Everest, and transfer for international departure.
Early morning transfer to Kathmandu domestic airport for super panorama flights with array of mountains views with Mt. Everest during an hour flight, with time to get refreshed with last day in amazing Nepal, as per your international flight time depart from the hotel, our guide and staff transfer you to airport for your flight back home or to next respective destination, after an enjoyable and memorable time on Cultural & Mountain Panorama Tour of Nepal with great service of Base Camp Trekking.
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