Enjoy a hike up Namobuddha, situated at an elevation of 1750m. It is very important Buddhist Pilgrimage which lies about 38 kilometers east of Kathmandu. The Stupa and shrines built in this lovely little hill mark a very ancient holy site.
What to Expect
Namobuddha is situated at an elevation of 1750m. It is very important Buddhist Pilgrimage which lies about 38 kilometers east of Kathmandu. The Stupa and shrines built in this lovely little hill mark a very ancient holy site which signifies the place where a legendary prince named Mahasattva offered himself to a starving Tigress with its several underfed cubs. This legendary episode is depicted in a very nice stone slab and depicted right next to a holy Stupa.
Early in the morning, you drive from Kathmandu for about one and half hours to the place called Dhapasi, which is 35 kilometers east of Kathmandu.
From Dhapasi, your hiking trail heads northeast and the trail becomes narrow as you move further. You cross over a suspension bridge and pass through many small villages with huge rice fields, which gives you a chance to see how Nepalese People plant and harvest their crops (during the appropriate season). The trail goes steeply uphill for about an hour until reaching Namobuddha. After making some detours in and around the area here, you will drive to Kathmandu via Dhulikhel which takes about one & half hours.
7:30: Our expert tour guide with luxurious vehicle assists clients at their hotel and take one and half hour drive to Dhapasi
9:00: around one and half hour hike to Ancient holy site Namo Buddha
10:30: sightseeing of the holy place and its surroundings
12:30: lunch at local restaurant and sightseeing of the surroundings Newari villages.
14:00: about an hour hike back to Dulikhel with the spectacular view of high snow-capped mountains on the way.
15:00: our vehicle will assists you at Dulikhel and drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
- Tour guide, luxurious vehicle, hotel pick up and drop facilities,
What's Not Included
- Travel Visa, Insurance, Meals, Personal Expenses, Emergency evacuation etc,.
Know Before You Go
- Cancellations received same day - No refund will apply.
- 1 Day earlier to trip start – 50% of total amount will apply.
- 15 Days earlier - 20% of total amount will apply.