HILLS AND VALLEY AROUND KATHMANDU
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HILLS AND VALLEY AROUND KATHMANDU

There is a reason Kathmandu enjoys extreme popularity and fame in the world as a destination or the launching point for adventure. Only at a few places on earth a visitor can experience the combination of natural and cultural beauty like in the Kathmandu Valley. There are a dizzying amount of temples, stupas and monasteries, both Hindu and Buddhist, waiting to be explored. Generally it is the first stop for a visit to Nepal. It is the capital city of Kathmandu and the receiver of most international flights. It is also an excellent place to get your bearings and if you haven’t already, decide where and what your adventures in Nepal will consist of. Kathmandu is also low in elevation with altitudes between 1336 m to 1520m above sea level. The advantage of Kathmandu is that you will not have to fight to acclimatize when first arriving here. If your travels take you far up into the mountains or low into the jungle, Kathmandu is worth a few days to relax on either end of your journey. Almost the entire valley is one large UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. One could spend a lifetime visiting the considerable amount of art, architecture, palaces and houses that will astound you with their intricate carvings and exotic designs of ancient ages. It’s not only the religious and national treasures that will amaze, but the entire atmosphere of Kathmandu is electrifying. The city was founded in the year 723, and has been a center of trade and commerce since bringing together cultures from every area of Southern Asia. The many cultures and religions as well as the people who live here all contribute to this incredibly rich and diverse tapestry of humanity. The holiest sites for the Buddhists are Boudhanath and Swayambhunath, the oldest pagoda, originating in the 4th century B.C. The temple of Pashupatinath is an important site for Hindus to come and pray. You simply cannot walk down the street with bumping into a shrine or temple. Both Buddhism and Hinduism coincide shoulder to shoulder in this bustling city. Some of the oldest preserved constructions can be found in residential areas like the city of Kathmandu, Patan and as well in Bhaktapur.



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Hiking Around the Hills of Kathmandu Valley, 4 Days.

from 395 USD / Days: 4 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Hiking Around the Hills of Kathmandu Valley, 4 Days. Hiking around the hills of Kathmandu Valley is not just walk but an adventure and cultural experience! Champa Devi located to the south of Kathmandu city, is one of the best hill for hiking in Kathmandu Valley rim. Leaving the village and monasteries of Pharping, the trail makes way through the pine forest. Most of the walk is along the...

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Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking, 6 Days

from 850 USD / Days: 6 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking is a short trek around the Kathmandu Valley. Nagarkot boasts as a great viewpoint for the sunset and sunrise view over the mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m), Gaurishankar (7134m), Langtang (7227m), Dorje Lakpa (6966m) and many more. It is one of the most beautiful trekking routes offering with divine natural beauty, charming culture and lifestyle and panoramic...

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Hiking Trip to Changunarayan, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel and Namobuddha, 10 Days

from 1.595 USD / Days: 10 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Hiking and Sightseeing Tour to Changunarayan, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel, Namobuddha and Balthali is an exciting and congenial journey that introduces the cultural prosperity of these regions to enthusiast all the while keeping in close proximity to the awe-inspiring natural beauty. The tour is one of the best short travel packages and encompasses the cultural and religious abundance with easy access...

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1 day Sightseeing in Kathmandu

from 125 USD / Days: 1 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Some important monuments seen in this area are: The Taleju temple, it is the tallest of all structures built by King Mahendra Malla in 1549 A.D. The Jagannath temple, built in the 16th century, is known for the fascinating erotic figures carved in the wooden struts. The Kala Bhairav, one of the largest 17th century stone statue in Kathmandu, represents the terrifying aspect of Shiva. The...

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Explore Nepal Sightseeing Tour to Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan 11 Days

/ from 1.815 USD / Days: 11 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Explore Nepal Sightseeing Tour gives you the opportunity to explore three different regions like, varying from the cultural hub teemed with fascinating ancient buildings, with its long history of art. The vast diversity of people, their culture, language and tradition will intrigue anyone. The two predominant religions, Hinduism and Buddhism are ever present with their variety of gods and...

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Nagarkot Sunrise & Sunset View Tour, 4 Days

from 455 USD / Days: 4 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Nagarkot is a hilltop village located 32 km east of Kathmandu Valley passing the Bhaktapur City and at an elevation of 2195m high above the sea level. It is considered one of the most scenic view points in near the Kathmandu. It is renowned for its Sunrise and Sunset View of the Himalayas including Mount Everest, Langtang Range, Ganesh Himal, Ghaurisankar, Rolwaling Himal as well as other...

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Hiking to Chisopani and Sunrise View Lodge Trek, 4 Days

from 495 USD / Days: 4 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Itinerary in detail Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu International Airport and meet with our airport representative at the airport and transfer to Hotel by private car. Welcome drink and refreshment, relax. Stay Overnight in Hotel. Day 2: Drive to Sundarijal by private car which takes about 45 minutes. Then, we climb up until reaching Mulkharka through the beautiful sub tropical forests and Tamang...

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Adventure Trip in Nepal, 10 Days

from 3.000 USD / Days: 10 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Adventure Trip in Nepal

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Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour 5 Days.

from 495 USD / Days: 5 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour 5 Days. Introduction to Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour. Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing tour offers you to visit different heritage sites in Kathmandu valley with our one of well experienced tour guides in a private vehicle. Kathmandu valley Sightseeing tour also includes short hiking to view magnificent mountains on the way to Telko from chagunarayan. In and...

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Chandragiri Hill-Chitlang-Daman-Tistung Eco Village Trail Lodge Trek, 7 Days

from 795 USD / Days: 7 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
 Chandragiri Hill, lies on the South-West of Kathmandu Valley and is 2410m from sea level. Soaring peaks and breath taking views of whole Kathmandu Valley covered with lush green blanket of flora makes Chandragiri truly a great bountiful and pristine landscape. The panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley & Himalayan ranges from Annapurna to Everest makes any one feel like seeing whole Nepal...

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Multicultural Tour (Chitwan, Lumbini, Pokhara), 14 Days.

from 2.000 USD / Days: 14 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Nepal is a multicultural country where we have many of castes, several religions and different ethnic groups. All of them have their own cultural significance. The Culture of Nepal is really unique one of its kind in the world. We can explore our culture in different regions. Specially, Brahmin , Gurung ,Tamang ,Tharu ,Maithili , Tibetan, Sherpa,Thakali and Newari Culture are popular and alife...

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Chepang Hill Trek with Chitwan Tour, 12 Days

from 1.490 USD / Days: 12 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Chepang Hill Trek with Chitwan Tour is one of the most unique and recent trekking routes around the mid-hills of Nepal leading to the esteemed Chitwan National Park. Chepang hill trek was opened since 2005 introducing the Chepang ethnic group and promoting tourism in this area. It is one of the easiest short day treks introducing us to the local culture of Chepang which is one of the indigenous...

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Maratika Haleshi Namobuddha Lumbini Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour

from 2.300 USD / Days: 11 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
In Maratika Haleshi Namobuddha Lumbini Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour, we offer you to visit the most sacred places which are basically well-known for all the Buddhist pilgrimage of the world. Maratika cave in Buddhism is only the place where the second Buddha Guru Padma Sambhava achieved immortality through the practice of learning tantras hidden there in the cave by the dakinis. Namobuddha is one of...

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Trishuli, 2 Days, 1 night at Rivercamp

from 75 USD / Days: 2 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Rafting on the Trishuli River is perhaps your favorite way to observe the diversity of demography, landscapes, cultural heritage, flora and fauna. You can experience the thrills of the wild water on the course of a two days trip. The Trishuli is the most easily accessible river from Kathmandu, Pokhara and Royal Chitwan National Park. These trips fit for experienced as well as first time rafters....

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BHOTE KOSHI, 2 Days, 1 night at Rivercamp

from 115 USD / Days: 2 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
The Bhotekoshi is known as the River from Tibet and you can start a trip after a peak over the border into Tibet. The Kathmandu/Lhasa Highway (AKA Friendship Highway, Arniko Highway) runs along the river. You can run a day trip or do a two-day expedition and run parts of the river twice. It's a great beginner river for rafters and fun for kayakers at all levels. Bhote Koshi is this beautiful,...

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Tamur River, 5 nights in the Rivercamp

from 975 USD / Days: 6 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
Flight incl.!¡ Probably the best combination trip in Nepal; magnificent white water, a beautiful unspoiled valley, combined with one of the most scenic treks in Nepal. The Tamur river and its tributaries drain the snows of Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world. The river is the sixth largest river in Nepal and seems to have a feeling of thrusting power and of being constrained by...

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Sunkoshi River, 9 nights at Riverside camp

from 1.025 USD / Days: 10 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
flights incl.!¡ We travel by surface to Dolalghat, your raft 'put-in-point', covering the distance of 57km in about 3 hrs. Your excitement starts and ends only after you covered 210km of wild stretches. Calm flows through high rocks, strewn passages eventually emerging from the mountains to the flat plains of southern Nepal. One of the ten classic and best white water journeys on Sunkoshi(river...

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VALLEY OUTLOOK (Dalambi), 3 days

from 450 USD / Days: 3 / Difficulty: 3 of 5 (Moderate to strenuous)
BIKE ROUTE:   EMBA - CHANGUNARAYAN - NAGARKOT - DHULIKHEL-PANAUTI — LAKHURI BHANJYANG  - SISNERI - LUBHU - EMBA. HIGHEST POINTS :  2160 meters (Nagarkot v/t), 1994 meters (Lakuri Bhanjyang,Tented Camp Resort) TRIP GRADE:      7 (10 being the most difficult and 1 being the easy) TOTAL LENGTH:    ca. 95km ITINERARY; Day 1: Ride to...

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KATHMANDU VALLEY CIRCUIT(Nanglo), 12 days

from 1.800 USD / Days: 12 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
BIKING ROUTE AROUND THE KATHMANDU VALLEY, FOLLOWING PLACES TO VISIT: KAKANI - SHIVAPURI - CHISOPANI - NAGARKOT - DHULIKHEL - LAKHURI BHANJYANG - GODAWARI - LALITPUR. HIGHEST POINT:  2725meters (Shivapuri Village) TRIP GRADE:        8 (10 Being the most tough and 1 being easy) TOTAL LENGTH:  224 Kilometers approximate ITINERARY: Day   1;...

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Have Fun with the Heights and Countryside Tour, 18 days biking

from 2.700 USD / Days: 18 / Difficulty: 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
Ekdam Ramailo! = Loads of fun! PLACES TO VISIT: Pokhara, Chitwan, Jomsom, Kagbeni,. Muktinath, Kalopani,                                    Tatopani, TT Lake,  Kakani, Shivapuri, Bhudanilkantha,...

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Village Tour to Bandipur (Home-Stay/Resort/Lodge) 9 Days

from 1.190 USD / Days: 9 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Introduction to Bandipur Village Tour Bandipur is a picturesque town nestled in the Himalayan foothills of Nepal, a land as famous for its natural beauty as for the hospitality of its people. Bandipur lies midway between the capital Kathmandu and Pokhara, another popular tourist destination. Situated on a hilltop above the highway town of Dumre, Bandipur captivates the visitor with its cultural...

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Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Buddha's Birthplace

from 1.350 USD / Days: 9 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Lumbini associated with the birth of Lord Buddha is of extreme archeological importance and also a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site. It is said that Prince Siddhartha Gautam, who later became Buddha the Enlightened One, was born in the gardens of Nepal's Lumbini in 623 B.C. The main shrines of Lumbini are the newly restored Mayadevi Temple, the Ashokan Pillar behind the temple and the Lake Shakya...

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Sightseeing Tour to Gorkha, Manakamana and Bandipur 8 Days

from 1.095 USD / Days: 8 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Introduction to Sightseeing Tour to Gorkha, Manakamana and Bandipur This is one of the splendid and easily accessible sightseeing tours in ancient Gorkha City, wishes fulfilling deity of Manakamana and hilltop settlement as well as old time culture atmosphere of Bandipur. This is most varied and rewarded tour in a country. This sightseeing tour offers for you historical town with rich...

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Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Namobuddha and Lumbini 9 Days Including 1 night 2 Days Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park

from 1.500 USD / Days: 9 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Introduction to Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Namobuddha and Lumbini Lumbini associated with the Birth Place of Lord Buddha is of the extreme archaeological importance and also listed by UNESCO as a culture heritage site. It is said to be that, the prince Sidhartha Gautam, who later became Buddha after Enlightened one, was born in the Secret Garden of Lumbini in 6th century. It is believed that...

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Sightseeing Tour to Pokhara, Tansen and Lumbini 13 Days Including Jungle Safari in Bardiya National Park

from 2.200 USD / Days: 13 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Introduction to Sightseeing Tour to Pokhara, Tansen, Lumbini and Royal Bardiya Wildlife Reserve This is one of the most popular and scenic sightseeing tour in Nepal. This tour offers you in the historical cities of Nepal including Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Patan and Palpa Tansen. Pokhara valley offers the serenity of Lakes, majestic Himalayan scenery and worth visiting places. Tansen, an ancient...

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Sightseeing Tour to Daman, Janakpur and Ilam 13 Days

from 2.300 USD / Days: 13 / Difficulty: 1 of 5 (Easy)
Introduction to Sightseeing Tour to Daman, Janakpur and Ilam This is one of the most popular and scenic sightseeing tour in Nepal. There are many definitely worth visiting places in Nepal. This sightseeing tour is also one of the best tour destinations in Nepal. Daman has some of the ultimate and fantastic view of highest Himalayas as well as beautiful landscapes. There is another great religious...

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Village Tour to Balthali (Resort/Home-Stay) 7 Days

from 1.015 USD / Days: 7 / Difficulty: 2 of 5 (Moderate)
Introduction to Balthali Village Tour Balthali Village starts in a small village which is a small sleepy settlement which rests at the junction of Roshi and Ladku Khola River. Balthali Village stands on a plateau which is just beyond Khopasi, 40km away from Kathmandu. The area surrounding the Balthali Retreat is thickly forested with luxuriant floras, colorful rhododendron, magnolia and Sal trees...

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