Kathmandu (काठमाण्डु) is the largest city and capital of Nepal and the namesake of the Kathmandu Valley. Once thought to be the fabled and inaccessible Shangri-La, Kathmandu is now a hub for independent travelers as well as a growing vacation spot catering to all budgets.We designed this list of day trips in order for you to experience more of what the Kathmandu Valley has to offer, all within the reach of just one day.
Take a leisurely private day tour around the monastery compound, and you will not only have an incredible view of the Kathmandu valley, you will also see a large large number of stupas, statues, prayer wheels
Nagarkot is located east of the Kathmandu valley, approximately 1930m above sea level. It is one of the renowned tourist destinations of the region. This popular hill station provides breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas.
Bhaktapur is locally known as Bhadgaon and Khowpa (in Newari). This ancient city is also known as “City of culture”, “Living heritage” and “Nepal’s Cultural Capital”, located about 20 km east of Kathmandu.
The capital city Kathmandu is a vast muesum of historical and cultural arts of Nepal. Widely known as city of temples, Kathmandu valley carries both cultural as well historical importances.