Nepal, home to Mount Everest, is dominated by the world’s most imposing mountains. Although the country is relatively small (147,181 square kilometers), 80 percent of its territory is occupied by the dramatic peaks of the Himalayas.
The Himalayas stretch across the northern section of Nepal. Eight of the ten highest peaks in the world are located here, and most are covered with permanent snowfields. The area is sparsely populated, with little vegetation above the tree-line (4,200 meters).
|Location||Landlocked between China (in the north) & India (on three other sides) (latitudes 26° and 31°N, and longitudes 80° and 89°E )|
|Total Area||Approx 147,181 Square kilometers|
|Political System||Federal Democratic Republic|
|Inhabitants||Approx 2.93 crores (2017)|
|Religion||Hinduism(major) and Buddhism|
|Local Time||5 hours 45 minutes ahead of GMT|
|National Dress||Dhaka Topi, Daura Surwal for male and Guniyo Cholo for female.|
|National Bird||Himalayan Monal|
<p>After your arrival at the airport in Kathmandu, after arrival you will be greeted and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.</p>
<p>After breakfast Kathmandu local sightseeing will cover Pashupatinath Temple ‘ Temple of Lord Shiva “ and Boudhnath Stupa it is colossal and ancient stupa is regarded as ‘One of the largest Stupa in the world’. Post Lunch will cover Patan Durbar Square, Krishna Temple situated in Lalitpur, you will got to see several temples. and Swayambhunath Stupa it offers a majestic view of the entire Kathmandu valley. Evening free for your personal activities and shopping. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.</p>
<p>After breakfast excursion to Bhaktapur, it is an ancient City of Newar also known as Bhadgaon. Bhaktapur has the best-preserved palace courtyards and old city centre in Nepal and is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO for its rich culture, temples and wood, metal and stone carving artworks. Later transfer to Nagarkot, it is the hill station considered as one of the most scenic view point. Nagarkot is usually considered to be the best vantage point for viewing snow capped High Himalayas as well as Sunset View over the Himalayas. Overnight stay at Nagarkot. </p>
<p>Wake up early in the morning for Sun Rise view from your hotel and after breakfast transfer back to Kathmandu and day free in Kathmandu for shopping and other personal activities. Overnight stay at Kathmandu. </p>
<p>After breakfast transfers to Kathmandu Airport to catch flight for onward connection destination.</p>