Kathmandu valley sightseeing by experienced tour guide, Hiking to Bandipur Magar village, Explore the Siddha cave, The great scenery of Annapurna & Dhaulagiri Panoramic Himalayan range..
Activities: tour and hiking
Destination: Nepal – Bandipur
Duration: 7 Days including Kathmandu city tour
Grade: Leisure Holidays
Transportation: Car/Van Group
Size: Minimum two people to max. Twenty people
Best Time: Jan - May, Sept - Dec
Cost: Please contact us
Bandipur village, a pleasant and charming hill town is situated on a hill-crest that offers a magnificent view of the central Himalayas and the Marshyangdi valley. This ancient Newari mountain town located somewhat mid-way between Kathmandu and Pokhara and only eight Kilometers above the Prithivi Highway, It is the ideal spot for travelers to take a lunch- break, stretch the body or simply gaze at the enchanting mountain views. Untouched by modernization, and laced with an abundance of ancient houses, temples of great significance, and historical architecture, this medieval-era town boasts festivals all year around, besides plethora of cultural offerings. Neighboring Magar, Gurung, Bahun, Chhetri, Damai and Sarki villages all contribute to the cultural diversity of the region. The hilltop town not only overlooks the incredible expanse of the Marsyanngdi river valley, but also offers a breathtaking sweep of the Himalayan range, from Langtang in the east to Dhaulagiri in the west. From nearby hilltops, one can see as far as Manakamana and Gorkha to east the great Chitwan plains to the south, among others, this is ideal place for two, three day hiking in the surrounding hills.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu Airport (TIA). You are welcomed by hospitable meeting and then you will be transferred to hotel. Our airport representative will explain briefly the program upon arrival. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sight-seeing of Kathmandu: Leave for full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley includes the Hindu temple complex at Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage site) & the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. Also visit Monkey Temple the Swyambhunath (2000 years old temple) and visit Patan city of fine arts. Back to hotel and stay.
Day 03: After breakfast taking a Drive from Kathmandu to Bandipur by bus or by private car. It will take about 3.5 hour drive. Following the old trail of Bandipur and take a Sightseeing tour of old villages. Overnight in Bandipur at lodge.
Day 04: Hiking up to Magar village Ramko or hiking to Mukhundeswari. Evening nature walk in Raniban. Overnight in Bandipur at lodge.
Day 05: Explore Siddha Cave, recently discovered and probably the biggest cave in the Asia. Overnight in Bandipur at lodge.
Day 06: After breakfast drive to Kathmandu, Free in afternoon, shopping or rest day, Evening join Nepali cultural dinner show.
Day 07: Departure for next tours in Nepal or to your home.
Note: The above information is just a guide and standard pattern of what we provide. The trip can be tailored at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. On adventure trips of this type, weather, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are needed the person in charge will make a decision what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does arise, we do everything we can to reduce its effect, but we cannot be liable for the results of changes or delays.
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