The Chinese archaeologists have found a very small \"pagoda\" -- it sounds more like an ornate reliquary shaped like a pogoda -- that allegedly contains a gold coffin bearing part of the Buddha\'s skull inside a silver box.
5th \'World Tiger Day\' was celebrated in Kathmandu on 29th July.
According to the report pulbished, Tiger population increased by 63% since 2009. 198 Tigers were counted in last census. The number increased from 212 in 2010. Of the 198 tigers, 120 are in Chitwan National Park, 50 in Bardiya National Park, 17 in Shukla Phanta Wildlife Reserve, seven in Parsa Wildlife Reserve and four in Banke National Park.
International Buddhist conference is held in Nepal to celebrate 2,060th Buddha Jayanti. The conference is supposed to highlight Lumbini as birthplace of Buddha and Nepal as the land of the origin of Buddhist philosophy.
National Geographic has listed Nepal in its top 10 destination to visit in 2016. The country needs tourism to rebuilt, it says.
Shivaratri - the night of Lord Shiva - 2017-02-24
During Shivaratri festival hundreds of ascetics smeared in ashes and deadlocked hears, throng around Pahsupatinath temple. Devotees fast, sing and dance and keep vigil the whole night. Youngsters and ascetics smoke cannabis.
If you already have hotel in Kathmandu and just looking for day sightseeing tour, check our fixed departure, group and private tour program. We will pick up and drop you at your hotel after the scheduled tour. The tour will be with government licensed and knowledgeable local guide.
We have two different day tour programs in Kathmandu. 'Tour A' coveres Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath, Swyambhunath and Pashupatinath. 'Tour B' covers Bhaktapur and Patan tour. These tours are available every alternate days from 13 March - 30 April 2017. Price:US $ 55 / person
Price includes a private transportation, tour guide (English speaking) and entrance fees Departure time: 9:00 AM Back to Hotel: 4:00 PM
TA - Tour A: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath, Swyambhunath and Pashupatinath TB - Tour B: Bhaktapur and Patan Tour
Kathmandu is not only about historical monuments. Lush hills around Kathmandu offers best day hiking with panoramic view of the Himalayas and countryside lifestyle. Kathmandu Day hiking >
Nepali cooking & Homestay
Stay with Nepali family in Eco home and learn Nepalese cuisine. Walk to the local market, know Nepalese herbs and spices with Ayurvedic significance and cook the best traditional Nepalese dinner with local family. More >
A Day Rafting trip in Trishuli
A day trip of White Water Rafting to Trishuli be planned from Kathmandu. Trip could be custom made to suit novices as well as the experienced ones. Float on a raft through fascinating valleys, gorges, rolling rapids and pools. Check details >