Dhulikhel Excursion tour is an important place for spend holidays and it is also popular for trading center . It is accessed via the Arniko Highway that connects Kathmandu with the Tibetan border town of Kodari and takes about 1 hour to drive from Kathmandu. Dhulikhel Excursion tour will give you the incredible views of mountains, cultural lifestyle of people, great landscape, sunrise view etc. The vapor clouds that cover the lower portion of the mountains give the illusion of the mountain peaks floating in the air, like fairy tale castles in the sky. One just cannot stop looking at such a wonderful sight . This place is iconic place for both cultural heritage and natural heritage has become popular among the tourist. Before the road was constructed in 1965, both Nepali & Tibetan tradesman used to pass through this center. The enrich Newari culture, the housing style, temple, community forest, Dhulikhel is also a good base for numerous excursions, the most popular of which, being an all-day hike to the sacred Buddhist pilgrimage site of Namo Buddha , the large statue of Lord Buddha etc has made must visiting place.
You can used to stay overnight here. After the road construction it lifted its face as a tourist destination . There are plenty of hotels & resorts to western standard catering the multinational cuisines. The view of the Indrawati river valley & Mountains from Annapurna II, in west to Mt Everest in the east including Annapurna II (8091 m), Ganesh Himal (7429 m), Langtang (7234 m), Phuribichyachu (6637 m), Gaurishanker (7134 m), Mt. Lhotse (8516 m) and many others can be seen from Dhulikhel. Visit Old town of Dhulikhel where mostly Newar communities are living in joint family, enjoy their house with the beautifully carved doors & different types of the windows. It is surrounded by rural villages, organic farms, historical sites, woodlands and forests with a huge assortment of fauna and flora and nearby is one of Nepals finest rafting rivers with a popular bungee jumping spot. Visit Narayan Temple, Harisiddhi Temple & many more. Return to Kathmandu after enjoying the full day excursions.
|Day 01:||At 8:30 am Your Sightseeing Start|
You will be picked up at your hotel at 8.30am. Then you will be taken to Bhaktapur city first. Your guide will brief about the highlights of the todays program.You will drive half an hour to reach Bhaktapur. It is one of the cultural cities in Nepal, known for its history, culture, and art. Bhaktapur also known as Bhadgaon is one of the highlights of any visit to Nepal. Durbar Square, Golden temple, famous fifty five windows temple, pavilions and Pillars, Nayatapola temple, potters square, dattatreyasquare are main attraction of Bhaktapur city. Visit the peacock window, more than 400 years old. After having finished the sightseeing in Bhaktapur , drive to Panauti village Panauti, an old Newari villages in Kavre District. Panauti used to be small state in the past. It is said it was given as dowry by Bhupatindra Mall to his sister. Visit durbar sqaare & Indreswor Temple from 14th century. It is situated on the huge rock, it is believed. it would not have earth quake effect. Indreswor is tallest pagoda styled temple in Nepal.The city is situated on the confluence of Punyabati, Rosi & Lilabati river .In every 12 years there is big holly gathering of the people to take holy dip in the confluence, Triveni ( confluence 3 rivers) Drive Back to Banepa. Banepa is situated between Panuti & Dhulikhel not far from eachother.It islocated at 4800ft ,(1464m) above see level. King Anandadev in 14th century founded this city, it isthe main city of 8 small pricipalities. It is said that King Anandadev united the 8 principalies as per the instructions of Goddess of The chandeswor Temple.
Visit Chandeswory temple, this is the main goddess in town, she is the protector & power. Many of the people from Banepa are engaged in transportation business. They run mini & big buses around Nepal . Then drive 3 km to Dhulikhel. There are plenty of hotels & resorts to western standard catering the multinational cuisines.The view of the Indrawati river valley & Mountains from Annapurna II, in west to Mt Everest in the east including Annapurna II (8091 m), Ganesh Himal (7429 m), Langtang (7234 m), Phuribichyachu (6637 m), Gaurishanker (7134 m), Mt. Lhotse (8516 m) and many others can be seen from Dhulikhel. Visit Old town of Dhulikhel where mostly Newar communities are living in joint family, enjoy their house with the beautifully carved doors & different types of the windows. Visit Narayan Temple, Harisiddhi Temple & many more. Return to Kathmandu after enjoying the full day excursions.
Tour Package Includes:
- Tour Entrances fees of the monuments
- Professional local English speaking Tour Guide of Kathmandu city.
- All transfer and sightseeing tour by private deluxe Car / Coach with Air condition
Tour Package Excludes:
- Travel & Health insurance
- Any meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
- Special Drinks
- Cost of personal nature such as laundry, telephone, Tips etc.