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Kathmandu Valley, also known as the Valley of Wonder, holds secrets behind the modern facade of this rapidly modernizing capital. We’ll take a peek behind and unveil the outskirt of the core area and observe greenery and countryside of Kathmandu.
We’ll take you around and show you the charm of Kathmandu as well as give you the chance to taste variety of our authentic food in some of our favorite’s local places. Our local guide will lead you to these hidden places and let you experience our authentic cuisine which your probably have not tried it before. You’ll be amazed by the beauty of inner towns well as the large choices of local favorites items which will certainly fills you up.
Leave the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu and take a pleasant hike through the nearest national park en route to a secluded hidden monasteries and nunneries. Along the way we’ll see the largest reclining statue of Lord Vishnu, enjoy the national park’s nature, climb some steep staircases to the nunneries, enjoy a spectacular viewpoint, chat with the nuns and even enjoy their simple noodle lunch!
We drive south from Kathmandu to visit the lake which is believed to be a remnant pool of the huge lake that once existed where now the city of Kathmandu lies. The lake is a stopover for numerous migratory bird species including cormorants, ruddy shelduck, serpent eagle, etc. We then visit the town of pharping which is important Buddhis pilgrimage sites as well as a number of buddhist monasteries and meditation retreat centers and finally we take a visit to one of the ancient historical cities of Kirtipur. Kirtipur's history dates from 1099 AD. In 1767 the battle of Kiritpur occurred, it was then a walled town of 800 houses and part of the kingdom of Lalitpur. Kirtipur was annexed to the Gorkhali kingdom on twenty-third attempts after entering it by trickery. We explore this old historical town and some of its monasteries and temples of the premises and back to Kathmandu.
Discover Kathmandu by “Nepali Helicopter” - the name these savvy locals give to their trusty rickshaws. A slowly disappearing trade, the rickshaw “pilot” will pull you around Kathmandu to explore the wonders of this ancient capital city. We'll hit highlights like the Temple of the Monkey, the most famous Buddhist stupa in the valley, as well as wind our way through the narrow alleys and hidden gems of Kathmandu’s Old Town.