Asiana Treks

UNESCO World Heritage tour in Nepal

Duration
9 days
Max. Elevation
1337m
Group size
Min 2 to 35
Level
EASY
Transportation
Tourist Bus/Private van/Plane 
Best Season
All The Year Round
Accomodation
Three * Lavel Hotel
Meals
B/B
Starts at/ Ends at
kathmandu / kathmandu
Trip Route
Kathmandu- Patan Durbar Square-Shyambhunath -Bauddhanath-Mt Everest scenic flight- Bhaktapur - Changunarayan Chitwan Lumbini and back to Kathmandu.

Highlights

    • Explore Kathmandu's UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Ancient Durbar Squares, intricate architecture, temples, and stupas, 
    • Everest Flight unveils the majestic beauty of Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, and many other snow-crowned summits.
    • Witness safari activities in no one National park of Asia with different kinds of Mammuel and Birds
    • Encounter diverse wildlife, including rare one-horned Rhinos, elusive Royalbangel Tiger, Deer, Beer, and Asian wild elephants.
    • Witness the vibrant traditions of the Tharu community and Tharu Culture. Program.
    • Visit Lumbini, the place of apostle peace, a Monastic zone with many monasteries and sacred gardens, Asoka Piller, Mayadevi Temple, and Puskarani Pond.

Overview

Overview

UNESCO world heritage tour is a allure of Nepal as it stands amidst the majestic Himalayan peaks, inviting travelers with its captivating blend of cultural heritage and natural marvels. This landlocked nation has intrigued adventurers for generations, boasting landscapes, ancient architecture, and spiritual significance that have earned it a prestigious spot on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Nepal's charm emanates from its vibrant history and breathtaking beauty, from historic city squares to sacred temples, serene Buddhist stupas, towering mountain peaks, and even the allure of exotic Jungle Safaris.

Framed against the mesmerizing Himalayan backdrop, Nepal has always fascinated explorers and wanderers. Its appeal isn't limitless to its landscapes alone, it's deeply embedded within its rich cultural heritage. Nepal's distinctive blend of natural and cultural treasures has transformed it into a paradise that transcends myths and resonates with reality.

Nepal, positioned as a vital bridge connecting China and India, proudly showcases ten extraordinary cultural and natural world heritage sites. These sites mirror the country's cultural splendour and diverse topography. Delving into Nepal's World Heritage Sites offers profound insights into its principle, guiding you through remarkable architecture, spiritual havens, and landscapes that echo Nepal's unique identity.

Nestled in the embrace of the Himalayas, Nepal's UNESCO World Heritage sites seamlessly intertwine with its natural beauty. The ancient squares and intricately designed temples narrate Nepal's historical tales, carrying deep cultural significance. These sites are tributes to human creativity, strength, and devotion spanning different eras. As you venture closer to the heavens, Nepal's towering peaks, crowned by the world's loftiest summit, Mount Everest, beckon the adventurous spirit within.

Our meticulously designed program introduces you to Nepal's UNESCO World Heritage sites, immersing you in the nation's culture, nature, and history. Tailored for those genuinely curious about Nepal's essence but limited time, this journey encapsulates historical city gems, revered spiritual sites, and awe-inspiring landscapes that stir the soul.

In the heart of these majestic mountains, Nepal's story unfolds. Each site offers a glimpse into Nepal's soul – from vibrant city squares that weave tales of dynasties to serene stupas radiating spirituality. As you stand amidst the Himalayan grandeur, the sheer magnificence of nature's wonders humbles and captivates.

Let Nepal's UNESCO Heritage sites be your compass on a voyage connecting you to centuries of history, spirituality, and unparalleled natural beauty. Embrace the diversity and beauty our world holds, nestled within Nepal's ethereal landscapes and resplendent cultural treasures.

Trip Itinerary

When you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, our representative at the Airport will be carrying a signboard with our company’s name and sometimes your name. Welcome by our representative at the Airport, and then you will be transferred to the hotel and checked in. For a while, take time to refresh. A trip briefing will follow later today, and the time will be notified to you by a member of our staff who will pick you up at the Airport. He will let you know about your tour and travel orientation. If you are tired from a long journey, take a rest if not. Then, please be ready to explore and relax in the important tourist hub, Thamel. For your convenience, I will let you know about some good restaurants, ATMs, money changers, supermarkets, and necessary gear shops for your trip. If you are late back out of our office time, we can reschedule for tomorrow morning or evening for the trip orientation.

After breakfast, we will take you for a day tour of cultural heritage monuments in Kathmandu Valley. The tour will give you a mixed insight into the history, culture, art, architecture, and spirituality of Kathmandu Valley. The sites include Swoyambhunath, aka Monkey Temple, The oldest of all places in Kathmandu Valley. Swoyambhunath is an important Buddhist spiritual site with over two thousand years of history. This site has gained a popular name as a monkey temple, as this small forested hill is a suitable habitat for hundreds of monkeys. The visit there will heighten your spiritual and cultural experience. Patan City, including Patan Durbar Square: A tour of the medieval city of Patan gives you a great insight into the ethnic Newari culture, Buddhist spirituality, religious harmony, art, and architecture while you stroll around the charismatic alleys taking you to magnificent local community squares known as Bahal and eventually leading you to an incredible medieval palace square. The monuments and skills of the local artisans displayed on those monuments in the square will stun you with their unbelievable charm. Boudhanath Stupa: The largest of its kind in the world, this magnificent stupa is a very important center of faith for the people following Tibetan Buddhism. This place is a lovely Circular Square with a stunning stupa in the middle, which spreads many spiritual vibrations around the atmosphere. Overnight hotel in KTM B/B.

Today, a thrilling early morning experience awaits a scenic flight that brings you incredibly close to the world's highest peak, Mount Everest. The breathtaking vistas from the plane offer a unique perspective of the Himalayas. Following this awe-inspiring flight, you'll journey to Bhaktapur, another UNESCO gem. Bhaktapur Durbar Square showcases well-preserved medieval architecture, and Changu Narayan Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, showcases intricate artistry.

After Breakfast in Kathmandu at our Hotel, Leaving behind the bustling city, our journey via a scenic drive to the lush lowlands of Chitwan National Park. The change in scenery is dramatic as you enter a world of dense forests, grasslands, and diverse wildlife. Upon arrival, you'll settle into your accommodation nestled within this natural haven, offering a preview of the exciting wildlife experiences.

Today is dedicated to immersing yourself in the wonders of Chitwan National Park. An exhilarating elephant safari takes you deep into the jungle, where you might encounter rhinos, deer, and even elusive tigers. A jungle walk lets you connect with nature more personally, and a peaceful canoe ride along the Rapti River offers glimpses of various bird species. As the sun sets, a Tharu cultural show introduces you to the local ethnic group's vibrant traditions.

Travel to Lumbini Altitude: Lumbini (150 meters) Transitioning to Lumbini, you'll journey through picturesque landscapes and experience the diversity of Nepal's geography. Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, holds immense spiritual significance. As you reach this serene destination, you'll be struck by the tranquil ambiance surrounding the sacred sites and monastic complexes.


Today, you'll dive deep into the spiritual and historical richness of Lumbini. The Maya Devi Temple, dedicated to Buddha's mother, marks the exact spot of his birth. The Ashoka Pillar, erected by Emperor Ashoka in the 3rd century, stands as a testament to the global relevance of Buddhism. Exploring various monasteries and meditation centres, you'll gain insight into the practices and teachings that continue to impact millions worldwide.

Return to Kathmandu Altitude: Kathmandu (1400 meters) Your journey comes full circle as you head back to Kathmandu. Reflect on your incredible experiences across Nepal's cultural and natural landscapes. This is a time to reminisce, share stories, and saver your final moments in this enchanting country.


You may have leisure time for last-minute exploration or souvenir shopping, depending on your departure time. As you bid farewell to Nepal, the memories of the diverse landscapes, rich culture, and warm people will undoubtedly stay with you, creating a lasting connection to this remarkable country.

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Includes

    • Airport picks up and transfers to hotel.
    • Sightseeing in old heritage sites with a tourist guide during the tour.
    • All of the ground transportation is mentioned in the Itinerary.
    • Breakfast lunch and dinner are included in Chitwan.
    • Safari activities with Tharu ethnic culture dance in Chitwan National Park.
    • Meals, accommodation, transportation, equipment, insurance, and salary of staff.
    • Three-star level accommodation during the tour on a twin-sharing basis in B/B Plan.
    • Applicable government taxes (13% VAT and 10% tourism service charges)
    • Nepali culture show with farewell dinner.

Doesn't Include

    • Nepal entry visa and Travel/Medical insurance.
    • Snacks and drinks during the tour.
    • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Lumbini.
    • Single supplements in hotels except for solo service.
    • Optional trips which are not specified in the itinerary.
    • Necessary sightseeing entrance fee for the heritage site in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Personal nature equipment and Donation to the local organization.
    • Helicopter evacuation/rescue in case of emergency.
    • Gratitude to Guide and Driver.

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