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Kathmandu Heritage Tour

Kathmandu Heritage Tour

3 Days
  • Trip Detail at-a-Glance

  • Easy

    Just about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites you’ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.

    Easy

  • Trip Code: ATH372
  • Best Season: : January to June and September to December
  • Country Visited: Nepal
  • Trip Start: Kathmandu
  • Trip Ends: Kathmandu
  • Trip Route: Kathmandu–Kathmandu Durbar Square–Swoyambhunath–Patan-Pashupatinath-Boudhanath
  • Trip Style: Guided Tour
  • Activity: Sightseeing and Cultural Tour
  • Group Size: Min. 1 pax pax
  • Activity Per Day: Approximately 7 to 9 hrs of guided activity
  • Trip Category: Nepal Cultural Tour
  • Trip Highlight

    • Guided city tours in Kathmandu, Patan, Pashupati, Boudha, and Swoyambhu.
    • Old Newari Culture.
    • Old Palaces, Museums, Temples, Stupas.

Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is also known as ‘the city of temples’. The city is rich in the cultural heritage and monuments of historical significance. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Swoyambhunath and Boudhanath in Kathmandu are also enlisted by UNESCO in its official list of world heritage sites. The busy life of Kathmandu, the most populous city in Nepal, is another highlight of the city. Besides, Newari cultures and old city traditions will also impress the participants of this 3-day trip.

During the course of this trip, you will have a professional guide at your disposal, and travel on a comfortable private tourist vehicle. Accommodation during the tour will be at 3- to 4-star hotels. You will have ample opportunity to purchase authentic souvenirs, including carpets, handicrafts, carvings and Thankas (traditional painting) in this trip.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 01- Arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu (1,345m). Pre-trip meeting. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 02- Visit around Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Patan, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath). Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 03- Transfer to airport for your final departure

The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

NOTE: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

What makes this trip different ?

Ace the Himalaya works closely with and is one of the main supporters of Sambhav Nepal Foundation, a non-political and non-profit social organization. We contribute our support to the remote village of Arupokhari (Gorkha, Nepal) through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.

Donation
Ace the Himalaya donates a percentage of business profits to the foundation on a yearly basis, which supports the ongoing maintenance cost required for Bhairabi Primary school, a community-based school in Arupokhari (plus few other schools in the region).

Sponsorship
One of the major activities of Sambhav Nepal is the children sponsorship program, which is conducted with full collaboration with Ace the Himalaya.

Partnership (Volunteering Program)
The Arupokhari Volunteer Program, devised by Ace the Himalaya and Sambhav Nepal, aims to mobilize teams of experts and interested individuals as an effective and economic measure in providing the human capital for education, health and community development in  Arupokhari village of Gorkha district, western Nepal.

For more details, visit Sambhav Nepal's website www.sambhavnepal.org