Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour
Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour is a short cultural journey through the marvels of Nepal; Kathmandu and Nagarkot. It is especially for those individuals who have a short amount of time. Yet, we know that they wish to experience both the magnificent legacy and different societies of Nepal. And, witness the sensational and surrounding views of the Himalayas as well.
This short tour through the marvels of Nepal is designed especially for the tourists to allow them to see the beautiful aspects of Nepal.
Highlights of Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour
- Visit culturally important UNESCO World Heritage sites of Kathmandu valley
- Nagarkot Sunrise View
- Majestic views of the mountain ranges like Manaslu, Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu, Langtang ranges, and so on.
- Meet with the locals and witness their unique culture
The tour starts on the second day of your arrival at Kathmandu. You will drive for Nagarkot on the very next day of your arrival. However, we will make sure that you won’t miss the glorious Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, and Swayambhunath. Also, on your return from Nagarkot after the sunrise tour, you will take a brief tour of Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Squares.
All the main destinations in the Kathmandu Valley are incorporated, with old urban communities diverging from conventional town life. Witness the sunrise from the great Himalayan viewpoint at Nagarkot. Visit both holy Hindu and Buddhist destinations and meet with the locals. Observe the amazing Newari architecture and return home feeling that you have gone to the real Nepal. We assure you that at the end of this tour, you will feel accomplished. In fact, it is more than simply touching the surface of this intriguing and inviting nation.
We can easily tailor-make this 4-days Kathmandu Nagarkot tour as per your requirement. All you have to do is contact us regarding your time, budget and other necessities.
The Mount Everest Flight starts early in the morning from Kathmandu Airport. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and takes you all the way to the Tribhuwan International Airport where the jets will be waiting for your arrival. There will be two columns with only two rows in the plane which means you don’t have to struggle to get the purest view of these Himalayas. You will be seated just next to a window so that, you can perceive the truly majestic and undiluted beauty of Nepal. As soon as your flight takes off, you will also get an outlook of Kathmandu from it’s facilitated townscape to the unsophisticated thin settlement of the poor. As you move towards the east, you will get an aspect of pine trees, greenery valleys, stepped paddies and rhododendron forest which is purely a raw beauty of Nepal.
As you move ahead flying over the fluffy clouds, the incredible mountains will start peeping up. You will be given a map of these Himalayas which helps you to identify the different mountains. If you still get confused with the map, our tour guides and the air hostesses will always be there to help you with it. Well, you will come across a various range of mountains that includes Mt. Everest(World’s tallest mountain: 8848m), Mt Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu, Manaslu, Lhotse, Amadablam, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna and many more. Since you will be seated in a non-tinted window seat, you can easily capture the fascinating beauty of Nepal. You can enjoy these mesmerizing views and once your journey is completed, we will drop you back to your hotel.
Why Book Everest Flight with us?
Free Transfers – We provide you free transfers by private car at same cost. We send you a private coach at 5.30AM in the morning where you are staying and make sure you do not miss the flight. You will avoid all the hassle of finding a vehicle to and from Airport in such early morning. Moreover, you might get overcharged if you get a taxi on your own.
Easy Re-schedule / Refund – The Mount Everest flight depend on weather and if it is canceled or postponed then we handle the rescheduling of air tickets or refund. Also, we will re-schedule the transportation with extra transportation charge for Airport transfer
Affordable– We are charging the same cost as Airline is charging to us and we provide free transfer by private coach at the same cost.
- Flight starts at 6:00 AM early in the morning
- Mt. Everest 20 miles from your window
- Amazing views of World’s Top Mountains, Lakes, & Glaciers
- Witness fantastic Himalayan peaks, lakes, and glaciers
- 50 minutes flight with a guaranteed window seat
- Special certificate from the airline about the completion of Mountain Flight
Mount Everest Flight Timing
Mountain Flight starts only in the morning depending on the season. If you are planning to make it from March to October, the plane takes off 6.15am to 10.00am and 7.00am to 10.00am in the winter season ( November to February).
Airlines we Use:
- Airlines: Buddha Air.
Aircraft: Beech 1900D, ATR 42-300, ATR-72-500
Departure Time: 6:15 am
Flight Time: Approximately 50 minutes
- Airlines: Yeti Airlines.
Departure Time: 6:15 am
Flight Time: Approximately 50 minutes
Includes within $250 fare:
- 50 -minute to 1-hour flight tour
- Round-trip transfers between hotel and airport by car
- Certificate after the flight
05:30 – Pickup from your Hotel, drive to Kathmandu Airport
06:00 – Mt. Everest Flight for 1 hr
07:00 – Short drive from Kathmandu Airport to your Hotel
The best time of year:
October-May( it operates every day around the year)
Additional information: Wheelchair accessible
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Bhaktapur is a charming small town some 12 kilometers away from Kathmandu. Bhaktapur Day Tour takes you to the ancient temples and artifacts as you explore the culture of the city. You will also get to visit Changu Narayan temple. It is the oldest temple in Nepal located just a few kilometers away from Bhaktapur.
Bhaktapur Day Tour grants a golden opportunity to witness the artistically and historically important buildings and monuments of Bhaktapur. Although Bhaktapur is much smaller than Kathmandu, it still has a much more traditional atmosphere attached to it. There are several things to do in Bhaktapur. The people, lifestyle, traditional houses, shops, and culture of this ancient city is remarkable.
Major sights worth visiting during Bhaktapur Day Tour are:
- Bhaktapur Durbar Square
- Golden gate – the most beautiful and richly molded specimen of its kind in Nepal.
- Nyataopole temple – the highest pagoda in Nepal, a five Storeyed temple signifying 5 basic elements.
- 55 Windows Palace – an architectural marvel with amazing sculptural design and a balcony of fifty-five windows
- Dattatreya – temple originally built in 1427 from the timber of a single tree.
- Bhairab Nath Temple – another architectural masterpiece that you can’t afford to miss in Bhaktapur.
- and a few old squares filled with temples and palaces.
After exploring this small town we continue our tour towards the village of Changu, surrounded by green paddy fields and open space. The Changu Narayan temples lie in the village and it is so old that it dates back from the 4th century AD.
The culture of Bhaktapur is inspired by ancient practices, traditional houses, and lifestyles. In fact, a short walk around this ancient city fills you with great joy and peace.
If you are willing to enjoy architecture and want to experience both the city and rural traditional way of life, then this trip is perfect for you.
The Nagarkot Day Tour is for you if you wish to take a glance at the hills and mountain ranges sparkling from the first rays of the sun. And, without any further hiking or trekking! If you dare to dream for a nature getaway with stunning views of the Himalayas, then you should really consider this sunrise tour of Nagarkot.
Nagarkot is a popular hill station located about 32km east of Kathmandu. It is also a decent destination for short hikes or bike tours. The resorts and hotels in Nagarkot are well-placed so as to let visitors witness the delightful sunrise and sunset from the premises itself. In fact, on clear days you can very well see famous mountain ranges such as Mt. Everest, Langtang, and more.
Nagarkot Day Tour takes you to Nagarkot in the morning and brings you back to Kathmandu in the evening. The two best highlights from this trip are the sunrise and sunset over the Himalayan range beautifully visible from Nagarkot. We will make sure you arrive just before sunrise and bring you to the best panorama spot found in Nagarkot. You can spend the whole day relaxing in the lush green forests surrounding Nagarkot. Also, you can enjoy the enchanting smell of pine trees combined with the excellent views of the Himalayas.
Normally, Bhaktapur and Nagarkot tours are combined since you have to pass through Bhaktapur to reach Nagarkot. So, depending on your time and budget, we can tailor-make this Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour. This could help you get the best of both the nature and culture of Nepal.
. One must have Nepal Tour so that they can achieve the high level of satisfaction. Nepal is the home land of the World highest mountain Mount Everest, and birthplace of the Lord Gautam Buddha known as the light of Asia but has spread the love and peace ofNepal is the heaven country where one can get all the peace whether it is physical or spiritual peace people all over the World. Not only this, these are the things and places that you only get chance to see and found in Nepal:
Evening Pray Pashupatinath
One of the most sacred Hindu temples of Nepal – Pashupatinath Temple is located on both banks of Bagmati River on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Pashupatinath is one of the four most important religious sites in Asia for devotees of Shiva. Built in the 5th century and later renovated by Malla kings, the site itself is said to have existed from the beginning of the millennium when a Shiva lingam was discovered here. The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous, sacred Hindu temple dedicated to Pashupatinath and is located on the banks of the Bagmati River 5 kilometres north-east of Kathmandu Valley in the eastern part of Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The evening Aarati at the main Pashupati Temple begins. 6:00 pm onward: Recently the Bagmati Ganga Aarati; done by the shores of Bagmati, has been gaining lots of popularity in this time Prayer Evening Pray Pashupatinath Temple at night. Normally visited during the day by travelers as a feature of their ‘Kathmandu Tour’. Visiting Pashupatinath at night is more pleasing. The devoted assemble for night prayers. With the crowd of visitors gone it turns into an experience that’s a great deal more personal and spiritual. More information about Evening Pray Pashupatinath Call Us Now +977-9851032316 (24×7).
Join us on a remarkable Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. Observe the World’s Highest peaks So near and so close: feel that you are barely touching it.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is for those who have limited time or do not have time to trek and go for an expedition to Everest. In a short period of time this, Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour will meet your goals to see the World’s highest peak i.e. Mount Everest.
Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Highlights
- Scenic flight to Kala Patthar from the Kathmandu
- Able to See and feel the beauty of the World’s tallest peak
- Astonishing and mind-dazzling Himalayan ranges of Everest Region
- Aerial view of the Namche Bazaar and the Lukla Airport and highest human Settlements of Everest region
- Luxury and comfortable way to have recreation in the Everest Base Camp
- Lunch and Spend memorable time in Everest View Hotel( World’s highest altitude placed hotel)
- Spend a wonderful time in the Everest Base Camp observing the 360-degree scenery Everest and surrounding peaks.
Your Everest Helicopter Tour begins as you board in a plane in Tribhuvan International Airport to have a flight to Lukla. If you are lucky then get window side seat then you will be having awesome aerial views of Kathmandu to the more rustic, thin settlements of rural Nepal, and aligned Himalayan ranges and settlements. As the helicopter moves east, the snow-topped Himalayas begin peeping from behind the clouds. After a short break at Lukla airport to prepare your private helicopter for whatever is left of the ride, the excursion goes ahead towards the true journey. Despite the fact that you will as of now feel amazed by the magnificence of the Himalayas in Lukla itself, what is in store for you while in transit to the Everest Base Camp will flabbergast you.
Once the helicopter reaches the Everest Base Camp(Kala Patthar:5644 meters), your eyes will be gazing at the most panoramic and beautiful scenery of this planet just in front of you – Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Amadablam, Thamserku and even including Khumbu glaciers. The private helicopter lands in Everest Base or not depends upon the weather conditions. You will have plenty of time to have best photographs at the Kala Patthar that will remind of the Most memorable and interesting moments of your life. After spending best time in Basecamp, we will head to Syangboche. Then, the helicopter will fly back to Kathmandu.
Time Duration: 4:00 hrs from Kathmandu to return to Kathmandu
Best Time: Sept to May
Muktinath Yatra by Helicopter tour is a luxury pilgrimage journey. The Muktinath Temple is one of the holiest religious sites on the planet, both for Hindus and Buddhists. It’s positioned in a green oasis in the middle of the high-altitude desert of Mustang at 3810 m. All the more definitely, it lies just underneath the well-known high-elevation mountain pass – the Thoran La. Each year a number of devotees come to Muktinath and pay love to Lord Shiva, and many travel devotees who look for the most stupendous places on the planet. The serenity and quietness is a merry ordeal to the heart and soul, making Muktinath Helicopter Tour a genuine otherworldly trip.
Our Muktinath Helicopter Yatra is a private flight to the area, flying over the differing scenes of Nepal. It begins in Kathmandu and flies you straightforwardly to Muktinath with a stop in the city of lakes – Pokhara.
Muktinath is additionally well known for the 108 blessed taps that are accepted to have the capacity to cure any affliction. Other than the irrefutable spiritual noteworthiness, the views in the region are wonderful. The close views of the Himalayan mammoths including Annapurna, Nilgiri, Manaslu and numerous more are the prime highlights of the trip.
Join us on an exceptional journey to the heavenly site of Muktinath and experience both spiritual happiness and the magnificence of the extraordinary scenes of this part of Nepal.
Paraglide from the green hills of Nagarkot witnessing the ultimate panoramic view of the Everest Himalayan range, Annapurna range, Manaslu range, and others. Basically, you can fulfill your dream of flying high with this tour package. Nagarkot is near Kathmandu yet free from the crowded city area and is a beautiful hillside facing towards the mountain range including the Everest. Nagarkot Paragliding will take you on an adventure with the view of paradise (the top of the world, Mt. Everest).
The takeoff site is Lapsiphedi (1905 m) which is the best viewpoint for all the Himalayan ranges. Thus, you will have the Tandem flight of paragliding from this point and land 5 km away from Lapsiphedi which is 1307m in height. Paragliding in Nagarkot will be awe-inspiring with adrenaline-pumping twists & turns to a truly relaxing experience of floating. Also, it will be full of adventures with those birds’ eye mountain view and green hills view thrilling in the air.
- Normal Tandem Flight
Time period: 20-30 minutes
Taking off from Lapsiphedi following 5 Km paragliding.
- Cross country tandem flight
Time period: 40-60 minutes
Also taking off from Lapsiphedi and exploring the villages, hills, and mountains.
(Note: This cross country flight cant be made in bad weather)
Best season for Nagarkot Paragliding:
The favorable months for paragliding in Nepal are from September to April. In these months, one can witness the crystal clear view of the mountain ranges. However, the view depends on the weather conditions. Therefore you can enjoy paragliding in Nagarkot in May and June as well.
Every day: 8 AM to 12 PM
Windproof jackets, Long trousers, sports shoes, Gloves, and windproof glasses.
110 USD per person ( If you need to pick up from Kathmandu or Nagarkot).
Included: It includes a photo and transport facility.
Come fly with Himalayan Trekking and Tours to experience the freedom and exhilaration of paragliding at an affordable rate and quality service! Our tandem pilots are some of the most experienced in the Himalayas paragliding. They will give you a unique experience among some of the world’s most spectacular birds-eye view of the mountains. Meanwhile, you can enjoy taking pictures and talking to the pilot flying the Tandem flight.
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Shivapuri hiking is the most popular a day hill-hike and bird watching tour for all the hikers, naturalists, bird-lover and the pilgrims. It is located close to the Kathmandu valley which is 12 km away from the valley. Shivapuri national park is the conservation area best in natural vegetation, flora and fauna and water resources. The national park was established in 2002. The hike to the Shivpuri national park offers the admirable closeness to nature, eagle-eye view of the Kathmandu valley and eye luring view of the Langtang Himal from the elevation of 2732 meters.
This hike is suitable for a day and easily accessible from the Kathmandu valley. You also can visit the Budhanilkantha temple on the way, Nagi Gumba, and Bagdwar during the hike. The Gumba is popular among Buddhists and foreigners mainly for meditation. Budhanilkantha to Bagdwar is another famous route among hikers. You also can explore more than 500 species preserved in the area. During the Nepalese new year, many pilgrims visit the Baghdwar and Bishnudwar, the origin of Bagmati and Bishnumati river.
Getting to Shivapuri National Park for Shivapuri Hiking
The hike officially starts with getting the permit to enter Shivapuri National Park. The vegetation of this region contains a variety of natural forest types comprising of pine, oak, rhododendron, etc., Recorded wildlife in the park contains Himalayan Black bear, leopard, jungle cat, and rhesus monkey. The park is also host to 177 species of birds, including at least 9 threatened species, 102 species of butterflies with a number of rare and endangered species, and 129 species of mushroom.
This fact makes this hiking trail a huge opportunity for bird watching, jungle safari and what not. It is also a great trail for cycling.
Go through the Shivapuri Hike itinerary given below for more details regarding this one-day hike.
Nothing can get better than boarding a cable car up to an altitude of 2540m height and reaching the Chandragiri Hill’s top station. The hill station is situated 7 km away from Kathmandu Valley. Chandragiri is an attractive spot famous for the holy temple of Lord Shiva along with several restaurants, resorts, branded shops and of course, cable cars. The Chandragiri hills cable car runs from 8 AM to 5 PM on weekdays and 7 AM to 6 PM on weekends & holidays. It basically covers the distance of 2.5 KM to reach the top of Chandragiri Hills. This ride takes about 9 minutes.
The religious importance of this place may be the reason why the Chandragiri hill is full of people. You can witness a huge crowd, especially on Saturdays and Mondays. The Chandragiri hill also has great historical importance associated with King Prithvi Narayan Shah, the Great. He initiated the unification of smaller states into greater Nepal. It is believed that he rested in this very hill, prior to his attack on the Kathmandu Valley. Chandragiri hill is where he first witnessed the true beauty of the valley. There and then, he plotted an attack on the valley.
The Chandragiri cable car day tour starts with a joyous cable car ride from Godam, Thankot which takes the visitors to the top of the hill station with the panoramic views of the lush green forest that they can enjoy along the ride. The weather can be quite windy and cold up on the hill. The breeze, the scenic views and the spiritual visit to the temple at the hilltop would undoubtedly make your day better. Enjoy the best view of Kathmandu Valley from the Chandragiri Hills and if you’re lucky & the sky is clear, the majestic view of mountain ranges as well.
Here’s the itinerary if you were wondering how to go Chandragiri hills from Kathmandu:
Detailed Itinerary of Chandragiri Hills Cable Car Tour
- Car Drive from Kathmandu to Mata Tirtha (Duration depends on the location you start the drive from)
- Cable car ride from Godam, Thankot to the top of Chandragiri Hill
- Lunch at Chandragiri hilltop
- Cable car ride returning to Godam
- Drive back to the hotel at Kathmandu Valley by car