Kathmandu Heritage with Nagarkot Sunrise Tour

3 Days
  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi
  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi


Embark on a captivating journey that seamlessly blends the cultural richness of Kathmandu with the breathtaking beauty of a Nagarkot sunrise. The tour begins in the bustling capital, Kathmandu, where ancient traditions meet modern energy. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and the vibrant Thamel district, immersing yourself in the spiritual and cultural tapestry that defines Nepal.

As the sun sets in Kathmandu, the tour ventures to Nagarkot, a scenic hill station known for its panoramic views of the Himalayas. Wake up to the serene beauty of a Nagarkot sunrise, where the sun bathes the snow-capped peaks in a warm golden glow. The awe-inspiring vistas of the Himalayan range, including Mount Everest on clear days, create an unforgettable start to the day.

Throughout the tour, knowledgeable guides provide insights into the historical significance of Kathmandu’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites, while the tranquil atmosphere of Nagarkot offers a serene contrast. This combined heritage and sunrise experience ensures a comprehensive and enriching exploration of Nepal’s cultural and natural wonders in a single, unforgettable journey.


  • Immerse yourself in the spiritual ambiance of Swayambhunath and Boudhanath Stupas
  • Explore the vibrant Thamel district
  • Witness a mesmerizing sunset in Nagarkot
  • Enjoy a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Nagarkot
  • Wake up early to witness the breathtaking Nagarkot sunrise


1. Morning: Explore the spiritual ambiance of Swayambhunath Stupa.
Visit the iconic Boudhanath Stupa, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

2. Afternoon: Immerse in the vibrant atmosphere of Thamel, exploring its bustling streets and shops. Enjoy local and international cuisine for dinner.

1. Morning: Depart for Nagarkot, enjoying a scenic drive with picturesque landscapes.
Arrive in Nagarkot and check into accommodation.

2. Evening: Witness a mesmerizing sunset in Nagarkot. Enjoy stargazing under the clear night sky.

1. Early Morning: Wake up early for the breathtaking Nagarkot sunrise, capturing panoramic views of the Himalayas. Breakfast at the hotel.

2. Late Morning to Afternoon: Return to Kathmandu. Explore the historical sites of Swayambhunath and Boudhanath.

3. Evening: Conclude the tour with a farewell dinner in Kathmandu.


Cost Includes

  • Airport/Hotel pickup and drop off-service (by car)
  • Entry fees
  • Accommodation (private)
  • Transportation (car)
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Professional English speaking Guide
  • Taxes and Fees: Applicable taxes and government fees.

Cost Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa Fees
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses


How do I reach Nagarkot from Kathmandu?

Nagarkot is approximately 32 kilometers from Kathmandu. Travel options include private vehicles, taxis, or guided tours. The journey takes about 1.5 to 2 hours, offering scenic views along the way.

What should I wear during the Nagarkot sunrise excursion?

Dress in layers, as mornings can be cool. Comfortable clothing, a jacket, and sturdy footwear are advisable. If stargazing is planned, consider bringing warmer attire.

Is there an entrance fee for Swayambhunath and Boudhanath Stupas?

Yes, both Swayambhunath and Boudhanath Stupas may have entrance fees. Check the current fees and ensure you have the necessary permits for heritage site visits.

Can I witness Mount Everest from Nagarkot during the sunrise?

On clear days, Nagarkot offers panoramic views of the Himalayan range, including Mount Everest. However, visibility depends on weather conditions.

Can I customize the itinerary to include specific preferences or activities?

Yes, the itinerary is customizable. If you have specific preferences or wish to include additional activities, such as hiking or cultural experiences, the itinerary can be adjusted accordingly.

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Kathmandu Heritage with Nagarkot Sunrise Tour
17% Off
From US $300 US $250
/ Adult