Situated 10 kilometers southwest of Kathmandu, Kirtipur is an ancient Newari township. It has a proud and courageous history. Major attractions of this township are the Chilamchu Stupa and the temple of Bagh Bhairab. Locals have been able to preserve their traditional cultures and lifestyles.
Budhanilkantha is a famous Hindu pilgrimage site. The main statue of Lord Vishnu is seen reclining on a bed of snake on a pond. The stone sculpture dates back to the fifth century. The site is eight kilometers north of the downtown Kathmandu. The Shivapuri hill is in front of the pilgrimage site.
Situated at a height of 1982 meters above sea level, Kakani lies to 29 kilometers northwest of Kathmandu. This is a beautiful hill destination. Beautiful alpine scenery and the magnificent Himalayan range can be viewed from Kakani. A panoramic view of Mt. Ganesh Himal can be seen from this holiday site.
Nagarkot, lying 32 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu, is another hill destination. Famous for its natural beauty and fresh environment, Nagarkot is situated at an altitude of 2,175 meters above sea level. One can have a panoramic view of Mt. Everest and many other Himalayan peaks from Nagarkot, which is also considered to be the best place for viewing the sunrise and sunset.
Dhulikhel is situated in the central part of Nepal. This is just 32 km from the Kathmandu valley. The main attractions of Dhulikhel are the grand and panoramic mountains views, numerous temples, different types of landscape and a diversity of people.
Situated on the confluence of two small rivers, Panauti is an ancient town. The 14th-century wooden struts of temples are attractions for visitors.
Lying on a hill near Panauti, it is considered to be a holy pilgrimage site for Buddhists. It is also a suitable place for short treks.
Located about 80 kilometers south of Kathmandu, Daman is another beautiful site. One can have a breathtaking grandeur of the world’s highest peak—Mt. Everest and many other peaks like Dhualagiri, Gauri Shankar. A view tower has been installed there for visitors to see mountains and the natural setting around it.
We can combine this trip with Mountain Flight to see more mountains from near.
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