Kathmandu City Tour - 5 Days

Kathmandu , the capital city of Nepal where there is not any shortage of attractions including its historical places, foods, culture, religion and many more. Surrounded by hills and Himalayas , it is also known as Nepal valley or nepa valley. it is the largest metropolis in Nepal. Devasting many historical sites and causing thousands of death, Kathmandu was hit by massive earthquake i.e. Nepal earthquake 2015,. Ascribable that, those sites are in the process of (rebuilt) reconstruction. despite of which Kathmandu city is still a gateway to tourism in Nepal. entitling a large number of culture and historical essence for Nepalese people, the city is itself rich in history. rice , newari dishes and dumplings (momo) can be included as the food which are major specialties of this city.

Kathmandu valley has been the home of newar culture hosting palaces, mansions and gardens of Nepalese privileged. the located heritage sites of world including Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, Kathmandu durbar square and Swoyambhunath collects their own values, culture and religion. those temples stupas and palaces comprise a separate meaning for different community. rather than that, there is an unfinished list of prominent temple and monuments in Kathmandu valley.

On this 05 days Kathmandu tour you will get a chance to know about everything you want to know about the glorious country of Nepal and Kathmandu Valley . So if you don’t wanna miss the opportunity and got a mood for a real adventure, then come join this trip with us through Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar square, Patan Durbar Square, and Nagarkot. Visiting the historical and spiritual sites won’t just enlighten you about Nepal, but you will also encounter a close look at architectural masterpieces. So get ready to be overwhelm by exploring the Durbar Squares in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur Durbar square, Patan Durbar Square and many more. Indeed, nothing is more overwhelming than the 5 days of exploring the finest attractions. So don’t delay to pack your stuff and experience the beauty of Nepal now. Kathmandu tour is an opportunity to explore a close to the historical and spiritual sites and also to look at architectural masterpieces which enlighten the beauty of Nepal where everyone will get overwhelmed by exploring their finest attractions.

Day 1
Arrive Kathmandu

We will arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. You will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel for an overnight stay.

Accommodation: Hotel Day

Day 2
Kathmandu

Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Malla palace and then the Shah Kings of Nepal, visiting Kumari Temple, house of the virgin goddess, visiting Swoyambhunath, a stupa on the top of hill – from here you can overlook the scenery of Kathmandu, etc.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast

Day 3
Kathmandu – Nagarkot

Visit Pashupatinath Temple, one of the most important Hindu temple in Nepal. We will be walking to see the huge stupa of Buddha, also known as Bodhanath, the largest stupa in Nepal. Afterwards taking a ride to Bhaktapur, a fascinating town, visit Bhaktapur’sDubar Square featuring the Victorian illustrations style along with temples and temples complex. Route will be connected to Nagarkot.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast

Day 4
Nagarkot – Kathmandu

Morning sunrise view over the Himalayas (Weather approval ), After breakfast we will travel from Nagarkot to Patan Durbar Square. Visiting Patan Durbar Square, the second largest town in the valley, Krishna Mandir, Golden Temple.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5
Departure Free till departure

transfer to the airport to connect onward flight.

Meals: Breakfast

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long do we walk every day when doing Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to Annapurna Base Camp?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

Is it necessary to hire Guides/trekking agency for Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

Not really. It depends on you. If you want, ABC trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season.

It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

How much do guides and porters cost?

For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.

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Kathmandu City Tour