Kathmandu, Lumbini & Nagarkot Tour - 7 Days

Duration7 Days
Trip GradeEasy
Maximum Altitude2175 M
Group Size2
Best TimeRound of the Year

Explore Nepal: 7 Days Adventure to Kathmandu, Lumbini and Nagarkot

Discover the best of Nepal with our 7 days tour, taking you through the vibrant heritage of Kathmandu, the spiritual serenity of Lumbini and the breathtaking beauty of Nagarkot. This tour is perfect for travelers looking to experience the rich culture, history and natural beauty of Nepal.

Kathmandu: The Heart of Nepal

Start your journey in Kathmandu, the bustling capital city. Explore ancient temples, stupas, and palaces that reflect Nepal’s rich cultural heritage. Key attractions include the UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple), Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Durbar Square. Stroll through the vibrant streets of Thamel, filled with local shops, restaurants and vibrant nightlife.

Lumbini: The Birthplace of Buddha

Next, travel to Lumbini, a sacred pilgrimage site for Buddhists around the world. Lumbini is renowned as the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, who became the Buddha. Visit the Maya Devi Temple, which marks the exact spot where Buddha was born. Explore the various monasteries built by different countries, each showcasing unique architectural styles. The peaceful gardens and serene atmosphere provide a perfect setting for meditation and reflection.

Nagarkot: A Scenic Hill Station

End your tour in Nagarkot, a beautiful hill station located on the outskirts of Kathmandu Valley. Known for its stunning sunrise views over the Himalayas, Nagarkot offers panoramic vistas of snow-capped peaks, including Mount Everest on clear days. Enjoy leisurely walks through terraced fields and traditional villages. The fresh mountain air and serene environment make it a perfect retreat for relaxation and nature lovers.

Experience Nepal’s Diversity

This 7 days Nepal tour is designed to give you a comprehensive experience of the country’s diverse attractions. From the historical and cultural richness of Kathmandu to the spiritual tranquility of Lumbini and the natural beauty of Nagarkot, this tour promises an unforgettable adventure. Book your tour now and immerse yourself in the captivating charm of Nepal.

This tour is ideal for families, solo travelers, and groups looking to explore the highlights of Nepal. Discover the best places to visit in Nepal with our expertly crafted itinerary, ensuring you make the most of your visit to this incredible country.

Highlights of 7 Days tour in Nepal

  • Pashupatinath Temple:
    Pashupatinath Temple, located on the banks of the Bagmati River in Kathmandu, Nepal, is one of the most sacred Hindu temples in the world. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the temple complex is an architectural marvel adorned with intricate wood carvings, golden spires, and ancient shrines. Devotees from far and wide flock to Pashupatinath to pay homage to the deity and seek blessings for themselves and their families. The temple also serves as a cremation site, where Hindus perform last rites for their departed loved ones amidst the solemn ambiance of religious rituals and prayers.

  • Boudhanath Stupa:
    Boudhanath Stupa, situated in the bustling streets of Kathmandu, is one of the largest stupas in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This ancient Buddhist monument stands as a symbol of peace, harmony, and enlightenment, drawing pilgrims and tourists alike to its serene surroundings. Adorned with colorful prayer flags and adorned with prayer wheels, Boudhanath exudes a spiritual aura that captivates visitors. Encircling the stupa are monasteries and shops selling religious artifacts, offering a glimpse into the vibrant Buddhist culture that thrives in the area.

  • Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple):
    Perched atop a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley, Swayambhunath Stupa, also known as the Monkey Temple, is a revered Buddhist pilgrimage site and a cultural icon of Nepal. The stupa's gleaming white dome and gilded spire shimmer in the sunlight, while the all-seeing eyes of the Buddha gaze out over the valley below. Monkeys roam freely around the temple complex, adding to its mystical charm. Visitors can climb the steep staircase to reach the stupa and soak in panoramic views of Kathmandu and the surrounding mountains, making it a must-visit destination for spiritual seekers and sightseers alike.

  • Patan Durbar Square:
    Patan Durbar Square, located in the ancient city of Patan, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its exquisite architecture, intricate wood carvings, and historical significance. The square is home to a stunning array of temples, palaces, and courtyards dating back to the Malla Dynasty, reflecting the rich cultural heritage of Nepal. Highlights include the Krishna Temple, with its intricate stone carvings, and the Patan Museum, which houses a vast collection of ancient artifacts and religious relics. Visitors can wander through the labyrinthine streets of Patan, exploring hidden alleyways and discovering hidden gems at every turn.

  • Bhaktapur Durbar Square:
    Bhaktapur Durbar Square, located in the ancient city of Bhaktapur, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its well-preserved medieval architecture and vibrant cultural heritage. The square is a treasure trove of ancient temples, palaces, and courtyards, each adorned with intricate wood carvings, stone statues, and elaborate artwork. Highlights include the Nyatapola Temple, a towering pagoda with five tiers dedicated to the goddess Siddhi Laxmi, and the 55 Window Palace, a masterpiece of Newari architecture. Visitors can stroll through the cobblestone streets of Bhaktapur, immersing themselves in the city's rich history and timeless charm.

  • Nagarkot Hill Station:
    Nagarkot Hill Station, nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas, is a picturesque retreat renowned for its stunning sunrise and sunset views. Perched at an altitude of 2,195 meters above sea level, Nagarkot offers panoramic vistas of the snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest on clear days. Visitors can indulge in leisurely hikes through pine forests and terraced fields, or simply relax and soak in the natural beauty of the surroundings. Nagarkot is also a popular destination for adventure enthusiasts, offering opportunities for paragliding, mountain biking, and bird watching amidst the tranquil ambiance of the mountains.

  • Lumbini Buddha Born Place:
    Lumbini, located in the Rupandehi District of Nepal, is the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the founder of Buddhism and revered as Lord Buddha. This sacred pilgrimage site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and attracts devotees and tourists from around the world. The focal point of Lumbini is the Maya Devi Temple, built on the spot where Queen Maya Devi is said to have given birth to Siddhartha Gautama. Surrounding the temple are monasteries, stupas, and gardens donated by Buddhist communities from various countries, creating a serene and contemplative atmosphere. Visitors can explore the archaeological ruins of ancient monasteries and meditation groves, reflecting on the life and teachings of Lord Buddha amidst the tranquility of Lumbini.

  • Tilaurakot:
    Tilaurakot, located near Lumbini in the Kapilvastu District of Nepal, is believed to be the ancient capital of the Shakya Kingdom, where Siddhartha Gautama spent his early years before renouncing worldly life to seek enlightenment. Today, Tilaurakot is an archaeological site dotted with ruins of ancient palaces, stupas, and monasteries, offering insight into the rich history and culture of the region. Visitors can explore the remains of the fortified city walls and the palace complex, imagining life in ancient times and reflecting on the profound journey of transformation undertaken by Lord Buddha. Tilaurakot provides a unique opportunity to connect with the roots of Buddhism and trace the footsteps of one of history's most influential spiritual leaders.

Trip PlanExpand all

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with the transfer to your hotel. Check-in and take some rest after your journey. Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu.

Accommodation: Hotel

After breakfast, embark on a full-day tour of Kathmandu's cultural and heritage sites. Visit the sacred Pashupatinath Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, where you can witness Hindu rituals and ceremonies. Next, explore the majestic Boudhanath Stupa, one of the largest stupas in Nepal and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then, proceed to Kathmandu Durbar Square, a historical plaza showcasing ancient Nepalese architecture and art. Finally, visit Swayambhunath Stupa, also known as the Monkey Temple, offering panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley. After the tour, return to the hotel for overnight stay.

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In the morning, drive to Kathmandu airport for your flight to Bhairawa. Upon arrival in Bhairawa, proceed to drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival and take some rest. Overnight stay at the hotel in Lumbini.

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After breakfast, begin on a full-day sightseeing tour of Lumbini and Tilaurakot. Explore the sacred Lumbini Garden, which houses the Maya Devi Temple marking the exact birthplace of Lord Buddha. Visit the Ashoka Pillar, an ancient monument erected by Emperor Ashoka to commemorate his visit to Lumbini. Then, proceed to drive to Tilaurakot, the ancient capital of the Sakya kingdom and the childhood home of Prince Siddhartha (Lord Buddha). After the tour, return to the hotel for overnight stay.

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Enjoy breakfast at the hotel in Lumbini and then drive back to Bhairawa airport for your flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, proceed to Nagarkot, a scenic hill station located just 32 kilometers from the airport. Check-in at the hotel in Nagarkot and relax. In the evening, witness the breathtaking sunset views over the Himalayas from Nagarkot. Overnight stay at the hotel in Nagarkot.

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Wake up early to catch the mesmerizing sunrise views over the Himalayas from Nagarkot. After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu. En route, visit Changu Narayan Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its exquisite architecture and ancient stone carvings. Continue your journey to Bhaktapur Durbar Square, a medieval palace complex showcasing traditional Newari architecture. In the evening, enjoy a farewell dinner with a cultural show at a typical Nepalese restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu.

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After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport for your onward journey or flight back home, concluding your memorable tour of Kathmandu, Lumbini, and Nagarkot.

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Cost Details
  • Accommodation: Hotel stays in Kathmandu, Lumbini, and Nagarkot.
  • Meals: Daily breakfast at the hotel.
  • Transport: Airport transfers and all ground transportation in a comfortable vehicle.
  • Flights: Domestic flight from Lumbini to Kathmandu.
  • Guided Tours:
    • Full-day guided tour of Kathmandu's heritage sites.
    • Guided sightseeing tour of Lumbini and Tilaurakot.
    • Sunrise view experience in Nagarkot.
    • Additional sightseeing in Kathmandu.
  • Entrance Fees: Entry fees to all UNESCO World Heritage Sites and other included attractions.
  • Professional Guide: English-speaking tour guide for all sightseeing tours.
  • Taxes and Service Charges: All applicable government taxes and service charges.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Nepal entry visa fees
  • Lunches and dinners (except for the farewell dinner in Kathmandu)
  • Personal expenses such as telephone bills, laundry and tips
  • Any optional tours or activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended)
  • Any expenses arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as flight delays, natural calamities, etc.
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Essential Information


Overview: Kathmandu, the bustling capital of Nepal, is a city rich in history, culture, and spirituality. Known for its ancient temples, vibrant streets, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Kathmandu offers a unique blend of old and new.


  • Kathmandu Durbar Square: A historic square filled with palaces, courtyards, and temples, showcasing Newari architecture and home to the living goddess Kumari.
  • Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple): An ancient religious complex perched on a hilltop offering stunning views of the Kathmandu Valley and housing both Hindu and Buddhist shrines.
  • Pashupatinath Temple: One of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, located on the banks of the Bagmati River, and a key pilgrimage site.
  • Boudhanath Stupa: One of the largest stupas in the world and a major pilgrimage site for Buddhists, surrounded by a vibrant community of Tibetan monks.

Travel Tips:

  • Best Time to Visit: Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) for pleasant weather.
  • Local Cuisine: Try traditional Nepalese dishes like dal bhat, momo (dumplings), and Newari cuisine.
  • Transportation: Taxis and local buses are common, but hiring a private vehicle can make sightseeing more convenient.


Overview: Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is a serene pilgrimage destination that attracts Buddhists from around the world.


  • Maya Devi Temple: The exact birthplace of Buddha, marked by a sacred pond and a stone pillar erected by Emperor Ashoka.
  • Monastic Zone: A peaceful area featuring various monasteries built by different countries, each showcasing unique architectural styles and cultural elements.
  • Lumbini Museum: Exhibits artifacts related to Buddha’s life and the history of Buddhism, providing deeper insights into the spiritual heritage of the region.

Travel Tips:

  • Best Time to Visit: Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) for pleasant weather.
  • Cultural Etiquette: Dress modestly and maintain a respectful demeanor, especially in sacred areas.
  • Getting There: Bhairahawa Airport is the nearest airport, about 22 kilometers from Lumbini. There are regular flights from Kathmandu.


Overview: Nagarkot is a scenic hill station located about 32 kilometers from Kathmandu, famous for its panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest on clear days.


  • Himalayan Views: Known for spectacular sunrise and sunset views over the Himalayas, making it a popular spot for photography and nature enthusiasts.
  • Nagarkot View Tower: Offers one of the best vantage points for unobstructed views of the Himalayan range.
  • Hiking and Nature Walks: Several trails around Nagarkot provide opportunities for hiking and exploring local villages, forests, and terraced fields.

Travel Tips:

  • Best Time to Visit: October to December and March to April for clear skies and the best mountain views.
  • Accommodation: A range of options from luxury resorts to budget-friendly guesthouses, many offering rooms with mountain views.
  • Transportation: Private vehicle or taxi from Kathmandu is the most convenient way to reach Nagarkot. Public buses are also available but may be less comfortable.
  • Practical Information
  • Currency: The Nepalese Rupee (NPR) is the local currency. ATMs are available in major cities, but it’s advisable to carry some cash for remote areas.
  • Language: Nepali is the official language, but English is widely understood in tourist areas.
  • Health and Safety: Drink bottled or purified water to avoid waterborne illnesses. Carry a basic first aid kit and any personal medications.
  • Permits: No special permits are required for these destinations, but carry identification documents.
Why With Us?

Choosing Real Adventure Nepal Tours & Travels for your Kathmandu City, Lumbini, and Nagarkot View Point Tour ensures an exceptional travel experience marked by expertise, convenience, and personalized service. Here are compelling reasons to book your tour with them:

Expertise and Local Knowledge

Experienced Guides: Real Adventure Nepal provides highly knowledgeable and experienced guides who offer deep insights into the cultural, historical, and spiritual significance of each destination.

Local Connections: Their strong local connections enable access to unique experiences and hidden gems that typical tourists might miss.

Comprehensive Itinerary

Well-Planned Tours: The itineraries are meticulously planned to cover all major highlights of Kathmandu, Lumbini, and Nagarkot, ensuring you experience the best of each location without feeling rushed.

Flexibility: Customizable tour options allow you to tailor the trip according to your interests, preferences, and pace.

Convenience and Comfort

Seamless Logistics: They handle all logistics, including airport transfers, accommodation, and transportation between cities, ensuring a hassle-free experience.

Comfortable Accommodations: Enjoy stays in carefully selected hotels that offer comfort, good service, and strategic locations.

Safety and Reliability

Focus on Safety: Safety is a top priority with well-maintained vehicles, trained drivers, and adherence to safety protocols. Guides are equipped to handle emergencies and provide first aid if necessary.

Reliable Services: Known for their reliability and professionalism, Real Adventure Nepal ensures you have a smooth and enjoyable journey from start to finish.

Cultural Immersion

Authentic Experiences: Engage with local communities, participate in cultural activities, and visit significant religious sites, offering a deeper understanding of Nepalese culture and traditions.

Personalized Attention: Small group sizes mean personalized attention from guides, enhancing your overall experience and ensuring your questions and interests are addressed.

Sustainability and Ethical Practices

Responsible Tourism: Real Adventure Nepal is committed to sustainable tourism practices that benefit local communities and minimize environmental impact.

Support for Local Economy: By choosing local guides, accommodations, and services, they ensure that your visit positively impacts the local economy.

Value for Money

Transparent Pricing: They offer competitive pricing with no hidden costs, providing excellent value for the quality of service and experiences offered.

Inclusive Packages: Packages typically include all major costs, such as accommodation, transportation, and entry fees, making it easier to budget for your trip.

Positive Reputation

Customer Satisfaction: Numerous positive reviews and testimonials from past clients highlight their commitment to customer satisfaction and the quality of their tours.

Proven Track Record: With years of experience in the travel industry, Real Adventure Nepal has a proven track record of delivering memorable and successful tours.