About Nepal Heritage Tour
The Nepal Heritage Tour is a specially designed tour where we visit the three UNESCO world heritage sites of Nepal. i.e. Kathmandu Valley, Chitwan National Park and Lumbini with an added trip to the beautiful lake town of Pokhara. In this tour, one can enjoy and experience the rich culture, tradition, art, and architecture of the Kathmandu Valley and Lumbini, diverse wildlife of Chitwan National Park and the natural beauty of Pokhara.
Kathmandu Valley, the center of art and architecture with rich culture and traditions and home of the indigenous people,'Newar' consist of seven places that make up the world heritage site of Kathmandu Valley- Durbar square area of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur, Swyombhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Changunarayan Temple which are religiously, culturally and historically very important. These places are the perfect examples of the cultural and religious blend of Buddhism and Hinduism and the amazing craftsmanship of the Newari people. Visiting these places provides the opportunity to experience the religious practices, festivals, rituals, culture and traditions of the local people.
Chitwan National Park, the first national park of Nepal is rich in flora and fauna. It is famous for being home to endangered species like One-horned Rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tiger, and Vultures as well. It is home to diverse species of birds, mammals, reptiles, and vegetations. Riding on an elephant or jeep is the best way to explore around.
Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha is a famous Buddhist pilgrimage site with lots of monasteries of various designs built by various countries and ancient sacred structures like the Mayadevi Temple and Ashoka Pillar. Thousands of pilgrims from around the world visit this place every year. Walking around the garden and monasteries will make you feel relaxed and peaceful. Visiting this place can give you more insight into Buddhism.
Pokhara, the tourism capital of Nepal is a beautiful city of lakes with an amazing view of mountains. This place is a hotspot for adventure activities like Paragliding, Skydiving, Bungee Jumping, Mountain flight, and lots of other things to do.
Nepal Heritage Tour starts from Kathmandu then Chitwan, Lumbini, Pokhara and it ends after returning back to Kathmandu.