|Tour Code: KT002||Style: Family Holidays|
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|Transport: Private||Duration: 5 Days|
|Start in: Kathmandu |Airport||End in: Kathmandu |Airport||Price: US$ 450 per person|
If you have a short break in Kathmandu, the city of temples, but want to have as much as Kathmandu has to offer, this will be the best option for you. Kathmandu tour is completely different and enjoyable. You’ll take a once-in-a-lifetime flight to the Himalayas, seeing the mesmerizing white peaks of Mount Everest and others, take photographs of this amazing panoramic view from the cockpit, visit the captivating medieval city of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan, witness daily rituals at holy sites and learn about Hindu and Buddhist tradition. Want an astrological reading? A famous Nepali astrologer can give you reading. You can share the peace and tranquility of Buddhist monks at prayer. You’ll be amazed and rewarded by the most dazzling and colorful array of unexpected sights and shocked about the culture of astonishing contrasts. You will be accompanied by our professional guide who can bring you close to reality.
The Following dates and prices are LAND ONLY itinerary joining in Kathmandu. Please make your own flight arrangements. If you need some help to arrange an international flight, we can suggest you some agents who are specialized on ticketing.
BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE - No surcharge guarantee whether you are booking for this year or the next, we have undertaken to guarantee that all of our Land Only prices will not change once you have booked your holiday.
DATE WITH FESTIVAL & EVENTS - recommended If you are planning your holiday and want to have once in a life time experience then chose the date that combined with events or festivals. It will enhance an experience of life time in your holiday.
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You can also use this tour as a base for a tailor-made itinerary. Like your personal architect creating your one-of- a-kind home, our Travel Specialists will execute the trip of a lifetime. It's all up to you - logistics, pace, budget, dates, performances, visits, explorations, meals and lodging are hammered out down to the finest customized detail. Please fill in our tailor-made request form.
If you do not want to join a group then you can also make this a private trip with your friends and family one at your own schedule. Considering this, Trekking Team Group organizes private journeys as well. Please choose your own departure date.
Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. A traditional warm welcome by our airport representative. Short briefing about the package in the hotel. Typical welcome dinner in the evening.
Today you experience something most people never will, a flight to the Himalayas to see majestic Mount Everest and the more. The forty five minutes flight offers an incredible panorama and amazing view of Mount Everest. You can take a photograph of the world’s highest mountain from the cockpit. You will be taken to the hotel for breakfast. After short rest you will set for a walking tour in Kathmandu Durbar square. Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the important historic and tourist destinations in Nepal. The main attraction in the Kathmandu Durbar square is Hanuman Dhoka Palace. The striking place was named in honor of the monkey god, Hanuman. At the southern end of the Durbar Square there is the most curious attraction, the Kumari Chowk. You would be able to see a Kumari House, where the Living Goddess of Nepal resides. After exploring this place we will walk through Asan Bazaar to your hotel.
After breakfast visit the famous Fourteenth century Boudhanath Stupa, Tibetan in origin and one of the holiest of Buddhist sites. Gentle chanting and praying fill the air while the local traders sell lamps, cloth and all sorts of fascinating goods in an enchanting kaleidoscope. Then drive to Pashupatinath, the temple of Lord Shiva. Witness daily rites and rituals at holy site and learn about Hindu traditions. Want astrological reading? A famous Nepali astrologer helps you for the same. In the afternoon you explore Patan Durbar Square, one of the most glorious examples of traditional Nepalese architecture, full of centuries old temples and palaces.
Drive to famous Swayambunath Stupa on the hill of Kathmandu Valley where you can see stunning view of mountains and Kathmandu. This temple attracts Buddhists and tourists from round the world. Swayambhunath Stupa is the most ancient and enigmatic of all the holy shrines in Kathmandu valley. Its lofty white dome and glittering golden spire are visible far and wide. Afternoon drive to Bhaktapur and explore medical cities of devotees and the best preserved of all the old cities of Kathmandu Valley. Bhaktapur is known as many name as 'City of Devotees', 'City of Culture' 'Living Heritage' and 'Nepal's Cultural Gem'. Bhaktapur is filled with monuments, most terra-cotta with carved wood columns, palaces and temples with elaborate carvings, gilded roofs, and open courtyards. The city is dotted with pagodas and religious shrines. Visit all old courtyards and chat with local people. Overnight at Bhaktapur.
Your final day in Kathmandu is a free day. Do as you like. Many people take the time for shopping others enjoy exploring the cultural sites of the city. Our local guide help you find the best shops in the area. Farewells! Our airport representative will travel with you to the airport.
Aug 16 2015
As a women travelling alone I decided to contract the Trekking Team Group . And I did not regret it. Thanks to Shreehari who asigned his experienced guide Arjun to me, I had a wonderful time visiting (either walking or travelling by public transport) beautiful places like Changu Narayan, Nagarkot and Bakthapur. Arjun is a very thoughtful guide who is eager to explain Nepalese daily life to you. I was struck by the gentleness of the Nepalese people, and their resillience and eagerness (young and old, women and men) to rebuild their beautiful and culturally very rich country after the earthquake. I am determined to go back one day with my family for 'more serious hiking' with Shree and his Trekking Team Group.
This is ADVENTURE travel, and many of the trip destinations in this site are remote areas, within under developed countries, where events are less predictable than is usually the case in. The unexpected is the norm in these areas and, despite painstaking planning and organization, our adventure trips can never be taken for granted like regular trips. Many of the places that we visit do not have the same quality of emergency health and safety services that you are used to in the developed world. Internal flights can be canceled, road transport is generally uncomfortable and unreliable, and hotels often do not approach the standards of the West.
IF YOU ARE NOT PREPARED FOR THIS, YOU SHOULD NOT TRAVEL WITH US. This unpredictability also means that the itineraries that we put forward for each of our trips should be seen as statements of intent, rather than as contractual obligations. A variety of factors, including weather, transport difficulties and political instability, might dictate that we change any itinerary. The trip leader will make any changes that are necessary, after consultation with the group. Only rarely will such changes be significant, and we will always do everything within our powers to minimize the effects of the enforced changes. We cannot be held responsible for the results of changes or delays, irrespective of how they are caused.
Trekking Team Group is the major supporter of Ambe Foundation, an apolitical and not-for-profit organisation. We contribute our support for the development of some community schools in remote villages in Nuwakot district. We have been supporting Gramin Devi School and Khumbeshwori School, both community-based educational institutions, through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.
Trekking Team Group donates one percentage of its total business profits to the foundation on yearly basis. The donated amount supports the ongoing maintenance of Gramin Devi School and Khumbeshwori School in Nuwakot.
One of the major activities of Ambe Foundation is the children sponsorship programme. It is conducted in full collaboration with Trekking Team Group.
Partnership (Volunteering Program)
The Ambe Volunteer Programme, organised by Ambe Foundation and Trekking Team Group, aims to mobilise teams of experts and interested individuals effectively for education, health and community development in Nuwakot district.