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Glimpse of Nepal Tour  

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Retaining its ancient traditions, Kathmandu is blessed by a Living Goddess and is enriched by endless ceremonial processions and events that take to the streets every now and then with throngs of devotees seeking blessings. The valley offers you a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence. The religious festivals observed are steeped in legend and are quite a spectacle with chariot processions and masked dancers often possessed by the spirits of deities. Nature & Historical Tour takes you to explore this traditional part of the valley. The tour covers seven UNESCO world heritage sites and beautiful hill station Nagarkot - from where one can enjoy the view of the highest point of the world - Mount Everest (8,848m).
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 03: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 04: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Drive to Nagarkot
Day 05: Departure
Tour Name: Glimpse of Nepal Tour 
Tour Duration: 4 Nights / 5 days
Tour Destinations: Kathmandu & Nagarkot
DAY 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our Fishtail representative and driver will meet you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and escort you to your designated hotel. The representative will help you to check into your hotel. In the hotel, you will be briefed about your daily activities during the tour. Evening you will observe Nepalese cultural program followed by dinner.  
 
DAY 02: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING
Kathmandu valley is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The valley offers you a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence. In the morning, after breakfast, you will visit renowned and one of the largest Buddhist monastery - Swoyambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. After lunch, you will visit Patan Durbar Square. All these are protected by UNESCO as world heritage site. Overnight in Hotel.
 
DAY 03: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING           
After breakfast you will proceed for sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath Temple and Bouddhnath Stupa (both are protected by UNESCO as world heritage sites). Pashupatinath temple is the oldest and most sacred Hindu temple of the world situated in the bank of Holy Bagmati River. Bouddhanath Stupa is one of the biggest and oldest stupa of the world and the area surrounding is also known as little Tibet as the area is highly inhabited by Tibetan refugees and and also houses one of the biggest Tibetan refugee camps of the valley. Rest of the day is free to explore on your own. Overnight in hotel.
 
DAY 04: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING & DRIVE TO NAGARKOT           
After breakfast you will proceed to Bhaktapur Durbar Square which was founded in 889 AD and lies 13 km east of Kathmandu.The old palace square of Bhaktapur contains famous "Fifty-five windows palace". It was the royal palace of Malla kings then. The golden gate in this square is the unique master piece of the Newari art work. This old square is like an open museum of Hindu temples. The other famous sites to explore are the ancient royal bath, the courtyard of Taleju shrine; the museum of art and history, the pottery square, the majestic Nyatapola temple, the famous Peacock window and the Dattatraya temple. Upon arrival in Nagarkot, you can enjoy the view of sunset over eastern Himalayan ranges. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
                            
DAY 05: DEPARTURE
In the early morning during sunrise, you can enjoy magnificent view of Himalayas including Mount Everest- the highest mountain, from Nagarkot. If time permits, you can also explore nearby villages. After breakfast, our representative will take you to the Tribhuvan international airport for your flight towards onward destination. 
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