You are offline

Please check your internet connection.

Success

Thank you for creating your shortlist.

Success

Successfully added to your favourites list

Error

An error occurred adding to your favourites list

Success

Successfully removed from your favourites list

Sorry listing cannot be favourited

This listing cannot be favourited as we haven't added it to our listings yet. Please let us know about this issue at hello@travlr.com

false

Shanti Pagoda Cultural Tour

Let yourself be carried away by the melodious bells of Hindu temples and by the horns of Buddhist monasteries. At the sound of the mantras, soak up the spirituality of the sanctuaries of these two religions, visit the wonderful UNESCO heritage sites and fly over the snowy peaks of the Himalayan range.

per adult from

$1,582

AUD

Duration

9 days

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • 8x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • Accommodation included: 8 nights
    • English speaking car and tour guide for Kathmandu.
    • Flight to Everest
    • Pokhara to Kathmandu flights
    • Transportation out of the city by private car
    • Entrances to the sites / monuments mentioned
    • Accommodation in a double room with breakfast and main meals (when mentioned)
    • Transfers to the airport for arrivals / departures.
    What's excluded :
    • Other meals and drinks if mentioned above
    • Activities mentioned in the options (Paragliding or Bungy Jumping)
    • Gratuities to guides and driver
    • Personal expenses.
    • International flights
    • The Nepalese visa
    • Travel insurance.

  • Day 1: Welcome to Nepal

    Pass By: Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
    Arrival at Tribhuvan Airport Kathmandu, 1340 meters, meeting with our staff, assistance and transfer to your hotel. In the late afternoon, we will inform you about the details of the trip.

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Thamel Eco Resort

    Day 2: Kathmandu, the sites of UNESCO

    Pass By: Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
    Morning visit to an important Buddhist center, the Swayambhunath stupa, known as the Monkey Temple, given the large number of monkeys living inside. This former religious complex is located on a hilltop in the west of Kathmandu Valley and from here you have a magnificent view of the city and the valley that surrounds it. Later, you will visit the temple of Pashupatinath, the most important Hindu temple in Nepal dedicated to God Shiva. The original nucleus dates back to the 6th century BC BC and is known for its pagoda-shaped architecture. This place, also known as Little Benares, is located along the Bagmati River. Later, visit the magnificent Boudhanath Stupa, the most important Buddhist cultural center in Kathmandu, because many Tibetan refugees stopped there and created more than 50 Gompas (Tibetan monasteries). Since 1979, Boudhanath is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Thamel Eco Resort

    Day 3: Flight over Everest - Bandipur

    Pass By: Bandipur, Bandipur, Gandaki Zone, Western Region
    The day promises to be incredible! You will start with a flight on Mount Everest, a breathtaking view of the highest peaks in the world. Back on land, transfer by private car to Bandipur, an ancient Newari city perched on the Himalayan hills. It's a mix of history, architecture, incredible vistas, caves and untouched landscapes. From here you can enjoy spectacular views of the Annapurna Range to the peaks of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Langtang.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Gaun Ghar

    Day 4: : Pokhara, the city of lakes

    Pass By: Pokhara, Pokhara, Gandaki Zone, Western Region
    Departure for Pokhara. Pokhara is a place of extraordinary beauty. Located at an altitude lower than Kathmandu, the city offers a more tropical atmosphere and the flora is varied, with beautiful lakes and breathtaking views of the peaks of the Himalayas.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Dahlia Boutique Hotel

    Day 5: Pokhara tour

    Pass By: Pokhara, Pokhara, Gandaki Zone, Western Region
    Departure at dawn for Sarangkot to see the sunrise over the Himalayas. Return to the hotel; then visit the main attractions of the city: Devi Waterfall, Tibetan Refugee Camp and Phewa Lake.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Dahlia Boutique Hotel

    Day 6: Flight to Kathmandu & Road to Namobuddha

    Pass By: Namobuddha Road, Namobuddha Rd, Patlekhet 45200, Nepal
    Flight to Kathmandu and then we go to another place of great importance, this time for Buddhists: Namobuddha. Namobuddha is a very important Buddhist pilgrimage site because it is linked to a legend about one of Buddha's lives. Legend has it that she offered her body to a hungry tigress so that she could feed her young ones. You will have the opportunity to attend prayer and interact with the monks.



    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Guesthouse del Monastero

    Day 7: Dhulikhel

    Pass By: Dhulikhel, Dhulikhel, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
    Alternatively, departure by car or on foot to your next destination: Dhulikhel, also called the "queen of hills". In the afternoon, visit the bazaar and excursion to admire the Himalayan sunset.


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Gaya Holidays Home

    Day 8: Bhaktapur - Patan - Kathmandu

    Pass By: Bhaktapur, Bhaktapur, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
    On the way back to Kathmandu, you will stop Bhaktapur, an ancient city of Newari located east of the Kathmandu Valley. It was founded in the 12th century by the Malla kingdom dynasty and, from the 16th century, it became an important caravan transit center on the road between India and Tibet. Today, the site has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Beautiful is the square of Durbar Square where is the palace with 55 windows. The whole historical part is in the Newari style and is dotted with several pagoda temples. For film lovers, Bakhtapur was one of the main film locations for Bernardo Bertolucci's Little Buddha with Keanu Reeves. If it is very fun to find the streets and temples seen in the film.
    Patan is also an ancient capital of Nepal. If today it has been more or less swallowed by its neighbor Kathmandu, it was, a few centuries ago, a royal city where Buddhist teaching was particularly important. From an architectural point of view, the city really keeps a special atmosphere, with many temples and statues quite impressive


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Thamel Eco Resort

    Day 9: : Goodbye

    Pass By: Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
    Transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule and end of our services

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • Tribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/1/2019 - 10/19/2021
    Monday - Sunday:07:45 AM - 09:15 PM
    Return Detail :
    Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

12

Organised by Adventure International Trekking

Activity ID: V-209236P2

More like this

Is this your business?

If this is your business, Claim Your Listing so you can manage and update your profile through our Business Portal.

Or you can improve this listing by Suggesting an Edit .