08 August 2019 | Arjun Rijal
Kathmandu offers many tours that includes cultural heritages tours, day hikes around the hills of Kathmandu and mountain flight tours from Kathmandu airport. The daily tours are arranged every day of the year and they are based on small group tours from 1-30 people.
Kathmandu is rich in cultural, religious and natural heritages and Kathmandu itself have 7 UNESCO world cultural sites, many others monasteries, Stupas, Shrines, view points and many more. You can spend many days in Kathmandu to explore in full.
We at Outfitter Nepal offers daily tours in Kathmandu valley and some of the most popular daily tours in Kathmandu are featured in this page.
Kathmandu day tour is departure every day from the Office of Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition located in Thamel Marg, Kathmandu or we arrange the pick-up from your hotel at from 9:30 am and take you to the tour of Kathmandu.
Kathmandu day tour starts from Swayambhunath (Monkey temple), we take you to visit the Monkey temple first and the Monkey temple is one of the UNESCO world heritages sites in Kathmandu. It is Buddhist Stupa and equally popular for Buddhist and Hindus. You then go to visit the Kathmandu Durbar Square which is located in the heart of old Kathmandu city at Basantapur Squire and it never fails to impress first time visitors with its ensemble of palaces, courtyards and temples built during the Malla period.
Monkey temple, Kathmandu, Nepal
You then tour to Bouddhanath Stupa which is Situated 8 km to the east of downtown Kathmandu. Bauddhanath is one of the most imposing landmarks in Kathmandu. You have lunch in Bouddhanath then you go to visit Pasupatinath temple, the Pasupatinath Temple is situated 5 km east of Kathmandu, the temple of Lord Shiva is considered one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world. The two-tiered pagoda with golden roofs and silver doors houses the sacred linga, or phallic symbol. You return to your hotel after touring in the temple and this Kathmandu day tour is arrange in daily basis with our local professional guide and private transport, contact us to join our Kathmandu day tour on any day you want.
The Bhaktapur & Patan day tour is arranged daily from Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition. The day tour of Bhaktapur and Patan includes tour of Bhaktapur Durbar squire and Patan Durbar squire and both of them are ancient royal palace and they are popular landmarks in Kathmandu and listed in the UNESCO world cultural site.
The Bhaktpaur and Patan day tour starts from our office located in Thamel or you collect youyou’re your hotel from 9-10 am and we take you to tour to Bhaktapur Durbar squire. The Bhaktapur Durbar Squire is oldest and biggest Durbar squire among three Durbar squires in the valley of Kathmandu, The 15th century Palace of 55 Carved Windows and the Golden Gate are masterpieces in art and architecture of Nepal. You then drive to Patan and visit the Patan durbar squire.
Nyatpole Temple, Bhaktapur, Nepal
The Patan Durbar Square is located in the heart of the city and was once the palace of the kings of Patan (Lalitpur), the square is an enchanting mixture of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples, a display of Newari architecture that had reached its pinnacle during the reign of the Malla kings and among its numerous courtyards, the renovated Keshav Narayan Chowk has been converted into a bronze artifact museum and The Krishna Temple, built entirely of stone, is said to be the first specimen of Shikhara-style architecture in Nepal .
You then return to hotel after visiting these 2 palaces. The tour is with private transport and local profession tour guide so, join us for the tour of Bhaktapur and Patan.
The Everest mountain flight tour is operated by most of the domestic airlines of Nepal daily from Kathmandu airport. The flight tour is for one hour around the high Himalayas of Nepal and you view Everest and many other mountain on this flight tour.
Himalayan View in Everest Mountain flight tour
The mountain flight tour is best suitable for those having limited days and have not enough days to do Everest Baes camp Trek and see the Everest or those are not physically fit enough to complete the trek and want to see the Himalayas and Everest.
You see the views the Gosaithan (also called Shisha Pangma), Dorje Lhakpa, Phurbi Chyachu, Choba Bhamare, Gaurishanker, Melungtse, Chugimago, Numbur, Karyolung, Cho-Oyu, Gyachungkang, Pumori, Nuptse and, of course, Everest and many other Himalayas in on this flight. The tour starts in Kathmandu airport and end in Kathmandu airport. We at Outfitter Nepal is authorized agent to book the ticket for these flight tour so, contact us to book the flight tour.
The Nagarkot sunrise and hike tour is available in daily basis. We pick you up from you hotel at very early in the mount about 3:30- 4:00 am as you need to be at the Nagarkot to see the sunrise. The Nagarkot is the nearest hill or view point to view the sunrise over the Himalayas.
Chagunarayan temple in Bhaktapur, Nepal
The Nagarkot sunrise and hike tour goes to Nagarkot to see the sunrise, you then have breakfast at a hotel in Nagarkot and you then trek to Chagunarayan temple that takes about 3-4 hours. You then visit the Chagunarayan temple as the Chagunarayan temple is one of the UNESO cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu. You can also have lunch in Chagunarayan temple then you drive back to hotel. This Nagarkot sunrise and hike tour is arranged in daily basis so, contact us to book this tour for your own date.
The Champadevi day hike is available daily from Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition and the day trek is perfect day escape in Kathmandu.
The day hike starts at 9:00 am from our office located in Thamel marg, Kathmandu or we pick up you from your hotel in Kathmandu and take you on day hike that starts from Pharping. We drive Pharping and do trek to Champadevi hill that is located at the elevation of 2285m of southwest of Kathmandu. The Champadevi is pilgrimage site too that have a Buddhist Stupa and a Hindu shrine so, people visit Champadevi for religious value too. You can see best view from the top of the Champa devi hill.
View from Champdevi hike !
After reaching at the top of the Champadevi, you have return trek to Pharping and then drive back to Kathmandu to end the tour. This tour is available daily so, contact us to join our daily hike tour to Champadevi.