Nepal is one of the best countries for sightseeing, with its long history, fascinating art and distinctive and varied architecture. The two predominant religions, Hinduism and Buddhism, are ever present with the variety of gods and goddess, numerous temples, stupas and monasteries, and depict the deep faith of the people.The vast diversity of people, their culture, language and traditions will intrigue anyone.
Historical Kathmandu Durbar Square, 3rd centuries Swoyambhunath Stupa, biggest Hindu temple - Pasupatinath, world largest Boudhnath stupa, temple of reclining god Budhanilkantha, city of fine carvings as well as temples and shrine in Patan Durbar Square, city of devotees and large numbers temple Bhaktapur Durbar Square, 5th centuries Changunarayan Temple, Dhulikhel (charming sunset spot as well as great Himalayan scenery), Daksinkali temple and Kirtipur.
The panoramic mountain scenery and a diversity of beautiful landscape will enchant you and make your visit one of the most romantic and memorable ones you have ever experienced Nepal is the land where Buddha was born - Buddha, the symbol of peace. Guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley and its surrounding areas will give you an enchanting glimpse of Nepal - its people, culture, traditions and mountains - that will surely make you want to come for a longer visit.
Meeting and greetings on arrival at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the time free to relax from jetlag. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast at the hotel head for half day valley sightseeing tour with Kathmandu’s Durbar Square, the palace of the Malla - the Shah Kings of Nepal, visit Kumari Temple, house of the virgin goddess, Tour Swoyambhunath, a stupa on the top of hill – have a glimps of Kathmandu Valley from here. Later visit Patan city, a famous city features of arts and crafts - the highlight of trip is the Shikara (Krishna Temple), Patan Durbar with Royal bath, Hiranya Varna Mahavir (Buddhist Monastery). Overnight at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast proceed to Lumbini by car. Lumbini - the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Lumbini has been included as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO - if the time permits, visit Manakamana Temple, believed as the wish fulfilling goddess, by cable car. Check-into the hotel on arrival. Later walk through the Sacred Lumbini Garden where the Buddha was born converges on the Ashoka pillar, visit the Maya Devi Temple with its bas-relief sculpture depicting Maya Devi holding on with her right hand to a branch of pipal tree and giving birth to the infant Buddha who stand up on a lotus pedestal. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed to visit the important Cnear the sacred garden. Return to Lumbini for overnight stay.
Morning after breakfast drive to Kathmandu and check-in at hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel
Transfer to Kathmandu airport in order to board flight for onward destination.
Option: Cross to India from Bhairawa Border and Travel to Varanasi and tour India