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Best Sightseeing Tours in Bagmati

Nepal’s is the closet neighboring country to India and is easily reachable from there. A lot of people came to know about this wonderful nation from the 2015 earthquakes that shook the entire nation. And the other group of people know about Nepal is for the Himalayas and beyond. Kathmandu is the capital and has a lot of things to do. It is considered to be the cultural capital of Nepal and is bestowed with traditional architecture, colorful cityscape, ancient temples, and the nature around. To savor your taste buds, enjoy local traditional cuisines and stopover at any restaurants that serve you the same.


Kathmandu is a holy city as where you can surprise your senses with a sheer look of the stunning and gorgeous temples. The more closer you go they are more enchanting. Take a city tour that will give you the best of the Nepalese people and their culture. You will also get a view of all the archaeological sites which were built during the ancient time. Pay a visit to the national parks, bird sanctuary, and some of the enlisted world heritage sites. Champa Devi is another pilgrimage site very famous in Nepal for the Buddhist stupa which is a Hindu shrine situated at an altitude of 2285 m south - west of Kathmandu. Other than this there are many other sightseeing spots to enjoy in Bagmati, Nepal.

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    Day Trek to Champa Devi in Nepal
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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Champa Devi in Nepal is a pilgrimage site known for a Buddhist stupa and is considered as a Hindu shrine situated at an altitude of 2285 m south - west of Kathmandu.Hiking to Chapadevi starts with a 16 km drive south from Kathmandu for an hour to a place called Pharping (on the way to Dakshinkali Temple). From here start your hike gradually uphill for about half an hour. Continue hiking for about another 3 hours gradually uphill following the trail towards Champadevi. Langtang and Ganesh mountain range are expected views in clear seasons. After your exploration, begin your hike downhill to Hattiban for 2 hours to catch your car and drive back to Kathmandu as your experience comes to an end.

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    Sightseeing Tour around Kathmandu Valley in Nepal
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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal considered as the hub of culture and various races of people living together. Enthrall in this delightful sightseeing tour that takes you through typical, famous and historic places such as the Monkey Temple, Basantapur Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Swyambhunath and famous temple of Pashupatinath.Begin this trip by paying a visit to the temple of Pashupatinath a holy place with cultural scenic view. Post this visit the stunning Monkey temple adorned with groups of monkeys playing in the compound.After visiting Kathmandu Durbar square move for lunch break (at your own expense). Visit Swyambhunath - holy place of Buddhist. After visiting this, checkout the art explored in Bhaktapur durbar square. This place is granary of architecture in the historic period of construction in Nepal. End this trip with a visit to Patan Durbar Square. This is your final activity for the day with cultural exploration in Patan. After enjoying local dance at Patan Durbar Square head for a cultural dinner (as per your convenience).

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    Kathmandu City Tour
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    About the Activity: Kathmandu city tour is one of the best ways to learn more about the Nepalese people and their culture.With this exciting tour, you can get the view of the archaeological sites which were built during the ancient time.This tour includes visit to different historical places which are enlisted in the world heritages list. Some of them are Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath temple, Kathmandu durbar square, Bhaktapur durbar square, Patan durbar square.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Cycling or Mountain Biking in Nepal is an extra ordinary experience. Nepal is the world's first ranked adventure playground for mountain bikers. Cycling from the flat lands of the Terai to the terraced hillside and the vertical landscape towards the snowcapped peaks of the Himalayas, provides you the adventure of awesome landscape with in a single country. This delightful cycling tour will take you to some of the most beautiful and unexplored places on the earth, where you will experience some tough climbs, technical descents, fast flying single track and exotic sights of ancient routes of Trans-Himalayan Traders and the rural village life of Nepal. You will see the legendary Annapurna Circuit, lower and upper Mustang, Jomsom,  Muktinath, Langtang, around Manaslu and hidden trails to the rarely visited rural villages.Wind up this 8 hour cycling trip with some amazing memories.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Phulchowki is the highest hill situated in the south of Kathmandu valley well acclaimed for its vegetation (Botanical Garden) and bird watching. Kick-start your trekking expedition, with a 14 km drive towards south of Kathmandu for about 40 minutes by private car. On reaching Godavari (with Botanical Garden) start hiking gradually uphill through dense sub - tropical forest for four hours.The eye-catching view of eastern part of Annapurna range to Gaurishanker in the east, breathtaking view of Kathmandu valley are some expected delights that you will encounter on this trek.Post lunch (at your own expense), hike downhill following the same trail to Godavari for about 2 hours and drive back to Kathmandu. Enjoy the nature at Phulchowki and Godawori with this pleasant trip.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Shivapuri is the closet National Park from Kathmandu. It is also the second highest peak near Kathmandu valley that offers rich variety of flora and fauna in this region.Trekking to Shivapuri is a short and easy adventure. Visit the stunning Baghdwar which is the source of Holy River Bagmati flowing nearby famous temple of Pasupatinath.Drive for about 20 minutes to Budhanikantha Temple which is 8 km north of Kathmandu. After exploring this temple hike through Shivapuri conservation area and begin your exploration. Nagi Gumpa is situated at an altitude of 2330 m north of Kathmandu just above Budhanilkantha Temple. This is a famous Monastery for those nuns who practice Buddhism and look for meditation. Embark on a short cut down hill trail to Kopan for about two hours and drive back to Kathmandu as your experience ends here.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: The Chitwan National Park located at the south - western part of Nepal, sprawls over an area of around 932 sq.km and is well-acclaimed for its jungle safari. Jungle safari at Chitwan National Park provides you stunning views of exotic wildlife species and rich bio-diversity adorning this national park.Safari at the Chitwan National Park combines with the village visit at the Tharu settlements - know more about the traditions and culture of these local people.Get ready to visit the elephant birth place, one horn rhino, an array of (colorful) birds, various wild animals, and Bengal bear by embarking on this delightful jungle safari.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity:Bungee jumping in Nepal offers the real adventure at falling from the high altitude at the real and natural places.The bungee jumping is situated at the altitude of 160m above the Bhote Koshi River, which lies north of Kathmandu 80 km away.The spot can be reached with a drive for about 3 hours, the bungee jumping is arranged at the 160m wide steel suspension bridge over the Bhote Koshi River at an altitude of about 3600 feet.Regarding the security and safety of adventurists, the bridge is designed keeping in mind the international safety standards.Feel your heart racing as you embark on this extreme adventure sport while riveting in the picturesque surroundings here.The tour can be customized providing you the freedom of embarking on this adventure according to your convenience.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Enjoy an invigorating hiking trip to Nagrajuna hills in Kathmandu, rivet in the salubrious nature for a while.Nagarjuna also called as historical Jamacho Peak is located in north-west of Kathmandu. The mountain is well-acclaimed for Nagarjuna's cave. Not only the cave is the point of attraction but the place is also a view point owing to its soaring high-altitude.The total altitude of the hills is 1950 meters and it is quite an easy hike until the top.From the top of Nagarjuna one can capture the mesmerizing view of Kathmandu valley and other surrounding mountain ranges. Enjoy this 7 hour easy trek, once you have successfully completed your hike you will be transferred to your Hotel/Home.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Chulu West is one of the splendid and tough peak to climb in Nepal. The trail offers splendid and magnificent view of the high hills and green forest.Enjoy the 19 days and 18 nights trek to rivet int the exciting sights in Chulu west peak region in a salubrious nature. Trek through several beautiful pasture lands while enjoying the vast sight of the whole region. The trekking towards Chulu peak is comparatively easier but the peak climbing will be challenging. Thus, to ease out your efforts you will be provided with several types of climbing equipment’s along with expert guidance. The tour can be customized as per your convenience.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: Get set for a 17 days/16 nights long peak climbing to Island peak near Kathmandu, the salubrious nature will make you comfortable.Island peak trek is one of the best trekking and peak climbing destination of Nepal situated at the Khumbu/Everest region. Crowned at a soaring height of 6160m above sea level, enjoy the glorious view of the surrounding and towering mountain while trekking towards the base camp of the Island peak. The trekking towards the base camp of the island peak will go all the way through the beautiful and one of the demanding trekking trails of Nepal of the Khumbu regions.You will be provided with all the required briefing and equipment’s so as to provide you with a hassle-free trekking experience.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: This tour is carefully designed for all those travelers who share a huge interest in art, culture, lifestyle and historical sites around Kathmandu valley. A visit to the UNESCO declared World heritage sites of Nepal would be the best opportunity for researcher, students, teachers or historian to collect historical and socio-cultural artifacts of the three historic cities.There are as many as 10 UNESCO heritage sites in this landlocked Himalayan country. Eight of them represent cultural sites and two are natural heritage sites. Kathmandu- the capital city of Nepal is well known for stunning ancient temples, Stupas, Monuments, and Historical sites. Spend a fair-share of your time enjoying these wonderful architecture and art masterpieces. Admire the awe-inspiring architecture of ancient temples and the intricate design of the Malla era palatial building.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity: This stunning trekking experience provides you with an opportunity to explore the typical natural granary of the Himalayas. Drive east of Kathmandu for about one and half hours (35 km) to Dhapasi through an ancient Newar town of Panauti.  Dhapasi follows the uphill trail forward north - east direction. From here the hike follows a steep uphill trail for about an hour to reach Namoboudha. Continue easy trails to Dhulikhel. After this glorious reach of the day you can either drive back to Kathmandu or spend an overnight stay at resort in Dhulikhel.

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    Kathmandu

    About the activity: Experience Nagarkot to Changunarayan hike and get a chance to see one of Nepal's most beautiful temples and other places. One of the most famous and heart rendering view point of Nepal near Kathmandu is Nagarkot. Nagarkot - 7200 ft from sea level, is the most popular hill station in Kathmandu valley.The Himalayan peaks seen from amazing view point of Nagarkot are Ganesh Himal (7405m), Langtang, Shisha Pangma (8013m), Gang Chenpo (6397m), Dome Blanc (6830m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m), Lonpo Gang (7083m) and Purbi Chyachu (6658m), Gauri Shankar and Mt. Everest. Nagarkot to Changunarayan hike is a popular hiking trail near Kathmandu valley and this trial led by your guide includes Bhaktapur on the way back to Kathmandu. Bhaktapur is a cultural city and a wish of all tourists to go there. The view of Sunrise over the Himalayas from Nagarkot is simply magnificent.Changu Narayan is a pleasant and one of the oldest temples of Kathmandu valley dated back to 7th century and listed in the UNESCO world Heritage sites on the way back attraction of your trip.

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    Kathmandu

    About the Activity:Chulu East is a popular peak sited at an ideal altitude of the legendary Manang valley.Trekking on the way to the base camp of the Chulu east peak provides glorious views of the high hills as well as the splendid local settlements of the Manang valley.Enthrall in the marvelous view of the Mt. Annapurna I, Mt. Annapurna III, Mt. Annapurna IV, Mt. Gangapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tilicho peak and Mt. Manaslu all along with the Chulu east and west itself.Climbing at the Chulu east peak is a bit rough task, as the ascend takes place through the technically difficult topography of Nepal, as you have to use several types of ropes and sticking equipment’s while climbing.The climbers will be accompanied by professional guides and services for safe but adventurous journey towards the Chulu east peak. This 21 days expedition can be customized as per your convenience.

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Attractions

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Kathesimbhu Stupa

The 17thcentury rendition of the renowned Swayambhunath temple, Kathesimbhu Stupa is one of the most popular Tibetan pilgrimage sites in Kathmandu. Located between Thamel and Durbar Square, the stupa was built using the left over materials from Swayambhunath temple complex. It is set in a hidden courtyard, surrounded by smaller stupas, engravings and statutes. Although well maintained and intact, this UNESCO World Heritage Site witnessed minor damages in the 2015 earthquake.



Highlights
:In the northwestern corner of the courtyard there’s a beautiful pagoda dedicated to Hariti, the goddess of smallpox whereas the northeast corner is adorned with the Drubgon Jangchup Choeling Monastery.

Location
:Kathmandu, Nepal.

Timings
:The complex is opened for public access the entire day throughout the week.

Price
:There is no admission charges for entry into the stupa complex.
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National Museum of Nepal

If you are a hard core history buff, this place is for you, where you will find many age old things reminding you of how once olden Nepal was. It is a very old museum and has some historic collection of arts, culture and paintings too. However one would also witness Buddhist gallery which has all the important information pertaining to Buddhism. The complete past of Nepal is neatly wrapped in this beautiful museum.



Highlights
: You would also find some wooden antiques along with bronze and copper. And you can also spot some amazing sculpture too.

Price
: Rs 150

Location
: Chhauni Road, Kathmandu.

Best time to visit
: Somewhere in October during evenings are the best time to visit.
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Kopan Monastery

Kopan Monastery is predominantly covered with Bodhi trees. Once upon a time this place was considered to be the residing place of astrologer for the king of Nepal. The view across this monastery is simply magical. It has accommodated some 360 monks, lamas, teachers and workers.

This monastery is the place where everybody residing here has devoted their time to study the teaching of Buddha Shakyamuni. Everybody is on the look around to follow the teachings of the founder Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Riponche.



Highlights
: Learn about the monastic tradition and how they live and what all did they practiced. Meditation, teaching and community services are some of the prominent features of this place.

Location
: Kopan, Kathmandu.

Best time to visit
: June.

Price
: US$25
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the Casino Royale

Take some time off! Feel free and enjoy your stay at Kathmandu by visiting Casino Royale. The place is a gaming and casino center that has over twenty games and thirty gaming machine. The property includes two restaurants as well, along with a hotel that supports over 110 rooms.

The place has several poker games that you can sit and enjoy, including baccarat, blackjack and flush, paplu and roulette. The place includes restaurant, coffee house and a bar as well where you can sit and take off your mind. This is a visit that will help you de-stress and rejuvenate, taking away the stresses of your life. At the same time, you can even book a hotel room and choose among the suites to stay comfortably.


 Location:The Casino is located in Kathmandu.

Cost
:USD 50-1000.

Best Time
:All around the year.

Difficulty Level
:Easy.
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Royal Botanical Gardens

Kathmandu can get quite crowded during the holidays. But if you want someplace peaceful and quiet, then there’s a perfect spot for you. It is the Royal Botanical Gardens. The place is quaint and great for walking and picnic. However, you might want to avoid it on Fridays and Saturdays, as schoolkids often visit the place then. While the place was slightly damaged during the earthquake, repairs are going on and the place will be back to its glory.


Highlights
:One of the main highlights of this place is the visitor center, where you can experience an enormous variety of Nepal’s flora. The place includes cactus house, orchid house and a tropical house as well. In the middle of the center is the coronation pond, with a pillar.

Location
: Godavari, Kathmandu.
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Thamel

A haven for tourists visiting Kathmandu, Thamel is a popular destination. The place has several hotels, shops and restaurants that are particularly designed to cater to discerning range of customers. The commercial location is an easy walk from central Kathmandu and there are a number of activities that you can enjoy at this place.



Highlights
:The streets are quite fascinating at Thamel. But be cautious of sellers who might want to rip you off. Otherwise, the place is good for buying anything from Tibetan Singing Bowls to Glass Pipes. Just remember to bargain a little as the prices can come down to 2/3rdof the quoted prices. Here, you can also enjoy shopping incense sticks, Kukri swords, outdoor outfits and books. Over a hundred different eateries are located at this market. So, eat whatever cuisine you wish to try.

Location
: Thamel, Kathmandu.

Timings
: From morning till night.

Price
:Entry is free.
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Tamang Heritage Trail !

Experience exciting, new trekking route between Langtang and Ganesh Himal with the Tamang Heritage Trail. The trail is one of the most welcoming trail is warmest and easiest trails in the country. Perfect for introductory trekking and beginners’, this trek takes you through Nepal and Tibetan borderlands, with gentle circuit treks.



Highlights
:The trek will take you through terraced fields and some of the most picturesque villages in the countries. For tranquility lovers, the trek has several peaceful valleys where you can enjoy the serenity. This is where the discerning trekkers go. On the route, you will also enjoy panoramic mountain views and hot springs at Tatopani.

Location
:Kathmandu.

Things to keep in mind
:The trek is a world expedition trek and you don’t really need to carry a number of things. However, don’t forget to carry a sleeping bag, fleece jacket, wind-protective clothing, sunscreen, backpack and a first-aid box.
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Durbar Square Kathmandu

Romance in the world of Kathmandu and explore the culture or history of Kathmandu by visiting the Durbar Square. Located in front of the former Kathmandu Palace Kingdom, the Durbar Square is a UENSO World Heritage Site and is originally known for vivid showcases of artists and craftsmen.

The palace here is stunningly decorated and the overall areas reflect the beauty of Nepalese culture. The palaces and the square itself have gone through reconstruction on several occasions.



Highlights
: The place includes museum and other parts of the palace here are opened for visitors. The place is home to Kumari Chok as well- it is one of the most curious attractions of Nepal. Here, a gilded cage contains Kumari, a girl who was chosen to be the human reincarnation of Hindu Goddess, Durga.

Location
: Durbar Square, Kathmandu.

Timings
: From early morning to night.

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