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Unlike that other popular viewpoint, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel is also a real Newari town, with a temple-lined village square and a life outside of tourism.


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Explore Namo Buddha Day Tour in Dhulikhel

We will meet at Tridevi Marg Thamel in front of Himalayan bank in Kathmandu at 9:00 AM and transferred to Dhulikhel - a small town situated about 30 km Southeast of Kathmandu at 1550 meters altitude. It used to be a popular trading route from Nepal to Tibet in ancient times. It's a perfect exotic destination for cultural enthusiasts. From here you will enjoy a magnificent view of Himalayan range, including Ganesh Himal (7429 m), Mt. Lhotse (8516 m), Lantang Himal (7234 m), Gaurishanker Himal (7134 m), lush hills, agriculture terrace and typical villages.The town is designed based on Hindu philosophy with the position, shape, scale and dominance between houses, temples, public squares - all have their own meaning. Most valuable assets here are fine arts, handicraft, and wood carving. There are numerous Hindu temples and Buddhist stupa. Narayan temple, dedicated to Lord Krishna and Harisiddhi temple are situated in the center of the town while Bhawati temple is located in Western part and Gaukhureshour Mahadev Temple lies in the Eastern part of the town. Namo Buddha is one of the most popular destinations in Nepal for Buddhist devotees. One of three main stupas was built in Kathmandu Valley on bones and hair of Prince Mahasatttav on the slope of Ganda Mala hill. The locals call it Namo Buddha, which literally means homage to Lord Buddha. A small stupa located at same hill with cave of the tigress. Thrabgu Tashi Yangtse monastery built in East side of the hill. The tour concludes at the Tridevi Marg Thamel.

$315 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private 3-Day Scenic Nepal Trek from Kathmandu

Day 01: Drive to Nagarkot Hill station and explore nearby villages with sunset viewIn the morning, you will meet your escort trek guide at hotel lobby. You will drive to Nagarkot hill station located 38 kms east to Kathmandu valley. The drive will take approximately 1.5 hours along a winding mountainous road. Upon reaching the Nagarkot hotel, your guide will assist you with check-in. After sometime, your guide will take you to a nearby area for short hike to explore local villages. You will also enjoy the sunset view over Central Himalayan Ranges from nearest view point. You will walk for 3-4 hours depending upon your pace. You will return to the hotel for your overnight stay. Overnight: Bhangeri Durbar Resort or similar (Standard Hotel)Day 02: Hike to Nala village and drive to Dhulikhel (B,L)Early in the morning, you will enjoy a magnificent sunrise from your hotel. Nagarkot offers the broadest view of the mountain ranges 8 Himalayan ranges among 13 ranges of Nepal. This includes Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Jugal Himal range, Rolwaling, Everest range and Number range with view of Kathmandu valley floor and Shivapuri National Park. Breakfast will be served at the hotel this morning. After breakfast, you will start your trek escorted by your guide who will meet you at hotel. A packed picnic lunch will be arranged by your hotel. Your trekking trail is mostly downhill inside the forest and green belt where you will pass ancient settlements on the middle hill region. Explore the lifestyle, villages and traditional culture of the local people especially dotted with Newars, Tamang, Bhramin and Chettri along the route. Upon arrival at Nala village, visit Nala Karunamaya, a popular Buddhist site and Nala Bhagawati temple (Kali temple). The total walking hours today will be 6 hours. Meet your vehicle at Nala and drive to Dhulikhel. If you wish to walk further, then you can trek another 1.5 hours to Dhulikhel. Overnight: Dhulikhel Lodge Resort or similar (Standard Hotel) Day 03: Explore Dhulikhel and drive back Kathmandu (B)After breakfast at the hotel, you will explore ancient Dhulikhel town located on hill ridge. Your guide will take you to old market area covering major attractions such as temples and traditional houses. Dhulikhel is located on the trade route of Nepal and Tibet also known as the “Silk Road” which links China with Tibet to Nepal, India and other South Asian countries. After visiting, you will check-out from your hotel and drive back to Kathmandu. You will get transferred to your hotel located at Thamel area or Kathmandu Airport. The driving time will be around 1.5 hours.

$135 Outdoor Activities

Breakfast on Mountain with Easy Hiking from Kathmandu

Your day starts with Morning pick up from your centrally located hotel in kathmandu by scenic drive which is about one and half hour drive to get Nagarkot when you get to Nagarkot (2175). You get to sight the most fascinating and mesmerizing view of the sunrise from the hill station as well as an amazing 360 degree view of Himalaya’s range. After breakfast, we start our day hike to Dhulikhel. Along the trail you will be amaze to see the local people style and beautiful landscapes. You will see the beautiful landscape and insights into the religious prospects in Nepal. You also get to bask in the splendors of cultural richness.Your day trip ends when you get back from kathmandu. 

$2185 Cultural & Theme Tours

Lhasa - Tibet 5 Day Tour

ItineraryDay 1: Lhasa - TibetStop At: Lhasa Tibetan RestaurantATTENTION! Please go direct to Lhasa - Tibet ,not to Restaurantday1 Arrived in Lhasa by planeDuration is conditional.Duration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Lhasa - TibetStop At: Potala Palace (Putuo Zongcheng Temple), Chengde, HebeiDay 2 Potala Palace-Jokhang-BarkhorDuration is conditionalDuration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 3: Lhasa - TibetStop At: Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, Nagarze County, TibetDay 3 Lhasa- Yamdrok Lake-Karuola Glacier-Gyantse-ShigatseDuration is ConditionalDuration is conditionalDuration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 4: Lhasa - TibetStop At: Thrangu Tashi Monastery, Dhulikhel, Bagmati Zone, Central RegionDay 4 Shigatse-Tashi Lhunpo Monastery-LhasaDuration is ConditionalDuration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 5: Lhasa - TibetStop At: LhasaDay 5 Drop off & EndingFor the end point, the fixed end point you can ask to the guide ware is the fixed end point. Or after booking you can ask our team and we will check it and send the fixed end point to you.Duration is ConditionalDuration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$800 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Nepal Honeymoon Tour

Highlights of Nepal Honeymoon TourTour Duration: 10 days arrival to DepartureClimate during the tour:September to Nov: Autumn very pleasant and clear weather, the mountain views are the best. (Maximum 30 Degree Minimum 2 Degree)March to May (warmest months) the temperatures are mildly warm ((Maximum 33 Degree Minimum 10 Degree)December to Mid February (Winter) the weather is cold and the sky is clear (Maximum 24 Degree Minimum -2 Degree)June to August: Summer/ Rainy Season (July/August has more rain) (Maximum 34 Degree Minimum 19 Degree)Tour Visiting Places: Kathmandu, Dhulikhel, Chitwan, and PokharaTour Itinerary: Day 01: - Greetings at Kathmandu AirportDay 02: - A full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, the capital valley, Drive to NagarkotDay 03: - Nagarkot Drive to DhulikhelDay 04: - Dhulikhel- Visit Bhaktapur and Changu Narayan Drive back to KathmanduDay 05: - Kathmandu drive or flight to ChitwanDay 06: - Full day tour in Chitwan National ParkDay 07: - Drive to PokharaDay 08: - Full day sight seeing of Pokhara CityDay 09: - Pokhara to Kathmandu, Take a 25 minutes flight or 6/7 hour Drive.Day 10: - Final DepartureNepal Honeymoon Tour takes you around some of the most romantic, breathtaking scenery in the world. Tropical sunsets and radiant waterfalls are just some of the picturesque natural wonders that you will meet during your Honeymoon tour in Nepal. Some of the famous destinations for this tour are Bhaktapur, Pokhara, and Chitwan. You will also get the chance to explore the colorful cultures and ancient history and mostly the people who are known for being kind and friendly people in the world. Therefore, Nepal Honeymoon tour is considered as one of the best destinations for anyone who likes to participate in various activities during their Honeymoon and also for those who likes their Honeymoon to be more of the romantic Holidays. Our team of experienced guides and porters will help you to make your honeymoon vacation more enjoyable and memorable in every corner of the tour. The honeymoon package described below is designed to be flexible and we can change the itinerary for your comfort, where you’re only concerned total enjoyment and lots of fun making your honeymoon memories special and vivid enough to last a lifetime. We “Peregrine Tour” invite you to make your honeymoon worthwhile and romantic in Nepal. We ensure you to give you the best moments of your life.

$85.63 Outdoor Activities

Hiking Tours at Nagarkot

 Nagarkot to Changu Narayan (Optional:Dhulikhel Hiking)Nagarkot: Changunarayan Day trip Hiking: Drive Early in the morning after Breakfast and reach to Nagarkot Tower, have great panoramic view of Holy Mountation and walk down to changunarayan foot hill, after walking 3 to 4 Hrs, reach changunarayan and Visit Bhaktapur and Back to Kathmandu Hotelor Nagarkot to Dhulikhel hiking (Around 16 km) Approx 4 to 6 hrs :Nagarkot provide excellent mountain Panorama in a clear day. The hike from Nagarkot to Dhulikhel is mostly down hill. In Nagarkot to Dhulikhel walk, there are very few options for food and water, so we recommend that you carry enough of both with you for the trek.Can drive from Kathmadnu to Nagarkot in the morniong and head towards Club Himalaya. Below this hotel you will find a small walking trail which cuts across the hillside and takes you towards Rhonnie Bhangyang. The views of the Panckhal valley to your left are very good, and given clear weather you should again get memorable views of the mid Himalaya including Mt.Everest.Follow the rugged little used jeep track until you come to a flat spot of land and couple of farm houses. This is Rhonnie Bhangyang. Follow the road straight, do not take the left or right turnings. Climb up a short sharp hill and arrive at an intersection with another jeep track. Take the left turn and follow this road along the ridge.After about a kilometer, a small trail on the right takes you down into the next valley. follow the main jeep track back down into the valley below Nagarkot, you want to keep Nagarkot over your left shoulder. Follow the track steely downhill through the hillside which dotted with villages. You are aiming for a vague ridge between two valleys. You will pass through the villages of Kankre and Tanchok.From Tanchok, you will meet another main jeep track that you need to follow to your right and uphill for aound a kilometer to Tusal. Here you need to head again right to the larsish town of Opi where you cross the main jeep track and head directly to Dhulikhel. The trail meets the Arniko Highway 1 km from the main town of Dhulikhel, at Himalayan Horizons Hotel. To get into town you need to turn right and head uphill.Then having lunch can come back to Kathmandu. You can also end Nagarkot day hike at Nala or Banepa to make it 1 hour shorter. The trail follow to Ghimire Geoun and it is a wonderful hike to see landscape, mountain views and village life.Then we back to Kathmandu to your hotel.