A quick getaway in the Kathmandu Valley
A quick getaway with gentle walks and visits to places of cultural interest in the Kathmandu Valley. The breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas presents us with one of nature’s finest backdrops and we explore the colorful communities with their unique cultures. Daily walks are planned into verdant rural landscapes, passing through pretty villages and meeting local people going about their daily lives. Walk to the ancient town of Bhaktapur, where one can still see the traditional architecture and artisans at work. Stay in a charming lodge out of the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu.
- Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas from a low elevation
- Explore colorful communities with intact local cultures
- Take picturesque walks through ancient towns and villages
Duration: 6 days Start Location: Kathmandu End Location: KathmanduDownload Detailed Itinerary
Days 1 - 2 : Arrive in Kathmandu (4,500') / Walk to Lakhuri Bhanjyang (6,600')
Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Summit Village Lodge (6,000').
Day 3 : Walk to Bhaktapur
Walk to Bhaktapur and explore this ancient Newari city. Drive back to the Lodge.
Day 4 : Walk to Godavari
Walk from Dhungen to Lamatar village, then transfer to Patan. Sightseeing in the Patan, the town of beauty.
Day 5 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Sightseeing at Pashupatinath and Bodhnath and shopping in Thamel. Farewell dinner.
Day 6 : Departure
You will be transferred to the Kathmandu Airport for your departure flight.
DATES: Best time to go: November - December Departures: Nov 17 - 22, 2014 Dec 1 - 6, 2014 Dec 14 - 19, 2014 Mar 2 - 7, 2015 Apr 5 - 10, 2015 Apr 19 - 24, 2015 Oct 20 - 25, 2015 Nov 8 - 13, 2015 Dec 2 - 7, 2015
$2,795 (2-3 members)
$350 single supplement
Properties shown are representative of the accommodations we use on this trip, may not be inclusive of all accommodations we use, and are subject to change.