Kathmandu mountain tour

Kathmandu mountain tour

Kathmandu valley tour is a best day tour in Kathmandu to know the history culture, religion of Nepal within very short time frame. In this 1 day Kathmandu tour we will taking you to the 4 best popular world heritage sites of Kathmandu. The Kathmandu city has a glorious history 1000 years back. The Kathmandu city is also known as a city of history and architecture. The city of temple Kathmandu tour is one of the things to observe while you come in Nepal. With full of pagoda style Hindu temple and Boudha Stupa, the city is a magnificent to see. The oldest temple is pashupatinath, which is one of the oldest temple and a great pilgrimage place for Hindu devotees. Located in the elevation 4600 feet Kathmandu geographically bowl shaped. There are 4 popular hill stations around Kathmandu valley, they are Shivapuri, Nagarjun, Chandragiri and Fulchowki. You can also hike here, from here you can see the langtang Himalayan range if the weather is good.
The Kathmandu valley is historically termed as “Nepal Mandala”. The city were home of Newar people in the past but Nowadays it is home of the all ethnic group and cast. The city is the main capital for the entire Nepal. The Kathmandu city is divided in to 3 different cities. Each of this city has it’s own importance and history. If you have more days to see then it is better to see all this 3 cities shortly. Bhaktapaur is one of the oldest city of Kathmandu valley which is located in the east of Kathmandu valley.

Kathmandu city tour

Kathmandu is a capital city of Nepal which is located in the middle of the hill. Kathmandu is a big valley surrounded with the tall green hills around. The incent city Kathmandu has a long history back. They were Gopal Bamsi, Mahispal Bamsi, Kirat, Malla and shah dynasty who ruled Nepal one after another dynasty continuously. You will be able to see the monuments, historical things, scruptures and many other things of different time frame as well as the beautiful wooden architecture. Different myths and fact regarding religion and history you can learn of Nepal. There are 4 Highlighted places around Kathmandu which you can see on your Kathmandu tour.

Pasupatinath Temple

Pashupatinath Temple is one of the most sacred and biggest Hindu temples of Nepal . The Hindu temple pashupatinath lies on both banks of Bagmati River on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. The Lord shiva is main god of Pashupatinath but there are other god and deities temples too. The temples is highly appreciated by both Nepali and Indian peoples. Normaly for a hindu people it is one of the goal of life to arrive here to get the blessing from the pashupatinath lord shiva. The bagmati river is one of the biggest cremation area of Hindu people which is in front of Pashupatinath temple. Some people who comes here before their death and wait for it, be cremated on bank of the Bagmati River. You can learn Hindu religion, cultures and tradition being here but you may also don’t like it because of the death cremation here.

Boudhanath Temple

One of the oldest stupa of the Kathmandu valley which is known as a Boudhanath Stupa. In another name it is also called as Jharung Khashor. Which means from the king it is blessed to someone to build this stupa. The historical evidence shows that the stupa was built on 5th Century. The Boudhanath Stupa is one of the largest and attractive stupa around the world. All Buddhist from the globe worship this stupa. Buddhist believes that whoever prostrates and circles the stupa with a pure heart, creates good karma which means their wishes comes at a fulfillment. You can see the Tibetan Buddhism as well as many monasteries around it. You can step on above the stupa and circle it to see around how it looks like.

Swayambhunath Stupa

Swaymbhunath stupa is another biggest stupa with it’s importance located in the west from the center of Kathmandu is on the hillock. Known as a monkey temple among the foregineers it is another attraction for the tourist to see. The majour thing here you can see is Basabandhu Stupa, Shantipur Bihar,Dipanker Buddha statue, Pratappur, Annantapur, Biggest bajra, Azima temple, different staute of Bhairav and the beautiful dome style shrine. You can see the most of Kathmandu valley from the yard of swyambhunath stupa so this is not to miss on your visit

Kathmandu Durbar Square

The Kathmandu durbar square is also known as a Basaantapur Durbar square and Hanuman Dhoka among the locals is one of the best place of Newar people civilization and thing to observe. The kumara temple “Living goddess” , Kashatamandap temple, Shiva Parbati temple, Bishnu temple, hippi temple, white bhirav, Kal Bhirav, Taleju temple, basudev temple and many other temples around here to see . The durbar square itself is a magnificent place to see the wooden architecture and Neplase buildings who they used to built in the past 2-3 hundreds years ago.

Why you will Like Kathmandu Mountain Tour

  • It offers both cultural, historical and religious surface of Nepal and helps to understand how it looks like
  • If you take the mountain flight you will have a opportunity to see Mt. Everest Region Himalaya, Langtang Himalayan range where you can see the tallest Himalayan mountain range of earth by one hour scenic flight
  • Visitors are visiting the world heritage sites of Kathmandu where they can see many cultural, historical religions things of Nepal
  • Visitors have a opportunity to walk on the top of the hill from where you can see the Langtang Himalayan range, if the weather is very good.

What to expect from Kathmandu Mountain tour

  • This trip is quite short. weather can change very quickly, if the weather changes your experience would differs like, You may not able to do mountain flight or even in hiking you might not see the mountains.
  • Due to the Road construction, the road is not good so you need to consider about it.
  • With the Demand of itinerary, you need to wake of sometime early as well. For example if you are going to Mountain flight then you must wake up early in the morning
  • As you are travelling and hiking the temperature differs in place by place.
  • If something arise during the trip then the guest should consider it

What not to expect on Kathmandu mountain tour

  • The hotel or the place you do the lunch during the hike is not well like in Kathmandu
  • Weather is unpredictable
  • The facility differs as per your plan and standard of travel plan

Rain gears and Jackets as well as comfotable clothes while tour and hiking is very important. you can ask with us what kind of dress and equipments are necessary for you

Kathmandu mountain tour itinerary

Option 1
  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and briefing about the trip

    Welcome you in Kathmandu International Airport then transfer to your hotel then discus and preparation of your trip.
  • Day 02: Mountain flight and Kathmandu sightseeing

    After doing mountain flight early in the morning, you will do kathmandu Sightseeing today. The Kathmandu sightseeing includes Pasupatinath Temple, Swaymbhunath Temple, Boudhanth Temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square, If you like you can also walk around the old market of Kathmandu.
  • Day 03: Kakani Hiking

    Early in the morinng you will have a breakfast, and then the jeep or car comes to pick up you at the hotel with your hiking guide you will drive to Kakani. You will start you hiking from here to go to Gurje Bhanjyang which takes about 3-4 hours walking. During this walk you can see the Langtang Hialyan range where there are Langtang Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung and other mountain you can see. From The Gurjebhanjyang you will have a car riding to Kathmandu.

  • Day 04: Departure

Option 2
  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and briefing about the trip

    Welcome you in Kathmandu International Airport then transfer to your hotel then discus and preparation of your trip.
  • Day 02: Mountain flight and Kathmandu sightseeing

    After doing mountain flight early in the morning, you will do kathmandu Sightseeing today. The Kathmandu sightseeing includes Pasupatinath Temple, Swaymbhunath Temple, Boudhanth Temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square, If you like you can also walk around the old market of Kathmandu.
  • Day 03: Patan Sightseeing

    You will do patan Sightseeing today where you can see the Patan Durbar Square and Patan Museum as well as Different Buddhist Mahavihar. The Patan city is also Known as city of Buddhist religion.
  • Day 04: Kakani Hiking

    Early in the morinng you will have a breakfast, and then the jeep or car comes to pick up you at the hotel with your hiking guide you will drive to Kakani. You will start you hiking from here to go to Gurje Bhanjyang which takes about 3-4 hours walking. During this walk you can see the Langtang Himalayan range where there are Langtang Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung and other mountain you can see. From The Gurjebhanjyang you will have a car riding to Kathmandu.

  • Day 05: Departure

Kathmandu Mountain Tour cost includes

  • Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicles.
  • Mountain flight Cost
  • Tour guide during the Sightseeing
  • Tour guide during Hiking
  • Private vehicle with A/C
  • Airport Transfer
  • Kathmandu sightseeing by tour guide with private veichle
  • Domestic Airport Transport
  • All land transportation as per written on above itinerary

Cost excludes

  • Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu and also during the hike
  • Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
  • Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
  • Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
  • Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
  • Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
  • Any other things which are not mentioned above

Frequently asked question Regarding Kathmandu Mountain tour

Below we have mentioned some question about Kathmandu Mountain tour, that are asked by travelers. you can get basic information from here, however if it still does not satisfy your question please ask question to us


When is the best season to do Kathmandu Mountain tour?

October and November is best season to do Kathmandu Mountain tour. The second best season is March and April because in this time you can see the mountain



How long do I have to walk during Kakani Hiking

You need to hike around 3-4 Hours from Kakani to Gurjebhanjyang then the car pick up you to the kathmandu.



What kind of gears do i need for Hiking

Proper sports shoes, trousers, jackets and rain covers for you or rain coat is very necessary for the hiking because the weather changes very quickly.



Can I avoid the Mountain flights

Yes of course you can avoid the mountain flights



Is Kathmandu Mountain tour is is customizable

Yes it is totally customize, with your interest and time we can modify it any time and any activities.



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Kathmandu Mountain tour
    Duration:3-4 Days
  • Accommodation:No
  • RegionKathmandu around
  • MealsNo
  • Altitude2070M
  • Group-Size1-18 Person
  • Transportation:Private veichle
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