We “Above the Himalaya” offer a day tour in Nepal for the visitors who have short time in Nepal. As, Nepal is considered as the popular destination to travel with various options for travelers such as trekking in the Himalayas, tours, peak climbing, Expedition, Jungle safari, rafting, sightseeing tours, hiking tour etc. We have day tours especially in Kathmandu and Pokhara which is for short duration. As our day tours start from your hotel and take you back to and sightseeing in Kathmandu valley can be done before or after Nepal Himalaya trekking or any other package tour in Nepal. Similarly, day trip includes Paragliding, Bungee jumping, the Helicopter tour and Mountain Flight to Everest too.
This day tour is operated every day. The best season is Sept to Mid-December and March to May, June to August is the rainy season which is better to skip, and Dec to February is winter so the tour can be done in this time. Nepal Day tour is the best alternative for explorers who do not want to go long day trekking and settled calendar bundle. We have one of the biggest determinations of day exercises tours for you to explore. During Kathmandu valley sightseeing you will get a chance to experience rich cultural and historical lifestyle of Nepali. This day tour will provide you a unique experience and takes you to the modern lifestyle. We “Above the Himalaya” arrange unforgettable life time experience in Nepal according to your request and interest.
Kathmandu Valley Day Tour (Walking to a World Heritage Sites)
Kathmandu day tour starts at 9:00 AM from your hotels and will long for 7 hours visiting Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhu Nath, Pashupatinath and Bouddhanath and end to your hotel.
Pashupatinath Temple is a one amongst the most revered pilgrimage destinations in Nepal. Devoted to Lord Shiva, this Hindu sanctuary is arranged in the heart of Kathmandu. It lures many travelers every year and has gotten well known far past the Kathmandu Valley. Inside the sanctuary is a dark, four-headed divinity of Lord Siva.
The present sanctuary was constructed by King Bhupalendra Malla is 1653. The temple has a two-layered gold plated top, silver entryways and fine quality wood carvings on its pagoda structure.
Bouddhanath Stupa, the most amazing Stupa in Nepal, lies around the range of 7 km east of the capital. The Stupa is a peaceful place and a welcome break from the rest of Kathmandu. The Stupa, a well-known Buddhist journey site, is incorporated in World Heritage Cultural site record by UNESCO.
The monstrous Stupa that holds Buddhist relics, the locals and pioneers serenade mantras, the incredible perspective of the place of worship. One of the most amazing celebrations celebrated in Bouddhanath is Losar, the Tibetan New Year in February, which pulls in many travelers.
Spotted on a hill station of Kathmandu city, the Swyanbhunath Stupa has being used since the fifth century A.D furthermore, comprises of a heavenly domed Stupa. The Stupa, painted with the eyes of the ubiquitous god, structures the centerpiece of the sanctuary complex. A pleasure for the Stupa is best picked up by undertaking around it in a clockwise heading.
It is an essential pilgrimage place for numerous Buddhists and Hindus as far and wide as possible. The splendid white arch and gold tower neck is adorned in brilliant supplication to God banners. The temple is otherwise called the monkey temple; a large tribe of monkeys can be seen every time. This Stupa offers anyone a chance to study the religious congruity in Nepal.
Kathmandu Durbar Square
Listed in Cultural World Heritage site by UNESCO, Kathmandu Durbar Square otherwise called Hanuman Dhoka Square is one of the real attractions in Kathmandu Valley. Placed at the heart of the ancient city of Kathmandu, encompassing both Hindu and Buddhist sanctuary.
The Kathmandu Durbar Square holds the castles of the Malla and Shah Kings who controlled over the city. It is the social, religious and urban point of convergence of the Kathmandu city. The Durbar square serves as the historical center of verifiable imperativeness. Kathmandu Durbar Square still shows an aged encompassing that proliferate five sections of land in the area.
Tour Duration: 1 Day ( 6-7 hours)
Tour Start Point: From your hotel
Tour Grade: Easy
Price ranges: Starts from USD 55+
Tour End Point: To your hotel
Departure: Everyday at 9:00 am
Climate during the tour:
September to Nov: Autumn very pleasant and clear weather, the mountain views are the best. (Maximum 30 Degree Minimum 2 Degree)
March to May (warmest months) the temperatures are mildly warm ((Maximum 33 Degree Minimum 10 Degree)
December to Mid February (Winter) the weather is cold and the sky is clear (Maximum 24 Degree Minimum -2 Degree)
June to August: Summer/ Rainy Season (July/August has more rain) (Maximum 34 Degree Minimum 19 Degree)
Tour Visiting Places:
Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square
Transportation: Good Condition Private Car/Van depends on group size for tour with good driver and tour guide.