Kathmandu Valley passes the historical torch for generations and generations in Nepal. The travel activities, historical and cultural significance carried by the Kathmandu Valley is second to none throughout the country. Having a total area of 348.50 sq. mi, Kathmandu valley lies at the central part of Nepal and consists three districts; Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur. But Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal. The majority of the high caliber government bodies and headquarters of business companies are located at Kathmandu Valley as it is the most developed place in Nepal.
According to the myth, Kathmandu Valley used to be a lake. One day, God Manjushree came and cut a gorge at a valley called Chobar with her sword and drained away all the waters of the valley. It eventually became suitable for habitat and human settlement took place. The oldest known objects and buildings in Kathmandu Valley dates over 2000 years. Licchavis, Mallas and Shahs ruled over Kathmandu Valley for centuries. Kathmandu Valley is full with historical memorials and several Hindus and Buddhists Pilgrimage sites. Seven of the ten places of Nepal listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site lies at Kathmandu Valley alone. Unique architecture of the monuments and rich cultural heritages of Kathmandu Valley attracts a huge number of tourists every year from around the world. Swayambhunath Temple (popularly known as Monkey Temple), Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Changu Narayan Temple, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square are the world heritage sites carving the beauty to the glorious history and culture of Kathmandu Valley. Besides the world heritage sites, Kathmandu valley has numerous other temples and monuments that are too glorious to be left unsaid. Doleshowr Mahadeva Temple, Kailashnath Mahadeva Temple, Bagh Bhairab Temple, Dakshinkali Temple, Guhyeshwari Temple, Narayanhiti Palace, Ranipokhari Temple, Temple of Rato Macchindranath and many other historical monuments. Kathmandu Valley is a paradise for devotees and religious people.
Things to do in Kathmandu
If you are checking Things to do in Nepal first time, read it from top to bottom and you will have more knowledge regarding the trip. Whenever you visit any place of Nepal. Nepal is also landlock country between India and China. People can say country of Himalayas including Mt. Everest, birth place of Lord Buddha, ethnic culture and open museum. It has historical heritage culture, flora and fauna to explore and enjoy on your Holidays.
Boundless Adventure provides a day tour to multiply days adventure activities on the low land and high land in inbound and outbound tour to Mt. Kailash tour, Lhasa tour Bhutan tour and Bhutan trekking. These activities are not only representing the culture but also some splendors of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet.
Trekking and hiking at the high Himalayas, helicopter tours to Himalayans, visit world heritages site in Nepal, Nepal pilgrimages, Nepal paragliding, Nepal Muslin tour, White water Rafting area the major adventure activities in Nepal. However, you may have short hiking, mount Everest tour by plane and cultural tours or experience cultures of Nepal are famous activities with in short holidays in Nepal.
Many people enjoyed walking in nature and love to experience of different cultures often. They can do so while trekking and hiking in Nepal Himalayan. Being at the height of 3210 meters above the sea level, Poon Hill trekking is one of the popular trekking area in Annapurna Conservation area. The Ghorepani poon hill trekking offers beautiful sunrise over the Annapurna and mount Dhaulagiri Himalayan ranges. You need to stay overnight at the Ghorepani 2800 meters from the Sea level. it is the center area before the poon Hill. Allot of peoples arrive here from three different ways. Here are many guest houses but still difficult to get rooms during the main seasons. Your agency can book the rooms as well but you need to book the trip minimum a month before then your arrival in Nepal through the trekking company. They Can easily manage through the owner of the guest house.
From Ghorepani to Poon Hill takes 45 minutes to 1 hour, early in the morning. Everyone should have warm clothiers, head lamp, sunglass, camera and drinking water with you to hike the Poon Hill.
We have many different short trekking areas in Nepal. We are focusing for best trekking area in Annapurna area and Everest. If you are interesting at the short trip in Annapurna, you may complete with in a week from Kathmandu. You can scramble with local culture of Gurung and Magar. They have own community and cultures including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayas ranges. Similarly, you can have chance to swimming nature hot spring and explore at the deepest gorges of Nepal.
Other hand, if you would like to see mount Everest within a week, you may go to Everest view trekking. You need to fly east from Kathmandu early morning. It takes 45 minutes to get Lukla and your trekking start as the same time to Phakding. You can see the Mount Everest right next day from Namche Bazaar and Everest view point.
An alternative for people who are short on time to visit Mt. Everest is take a helicopter to landing at the Everest Base Camp and Kalapathar even though it is in to Sagarmatha national park. It is just four hours around trip from Kathmandu airport including landing at best view point of mount Everest. We are providing Helicopter tour to Gokyo Lake from Shyangbouche and Kathmandu as well. But if you would like to go to Gokyo Lake, the time and cost will be extra. You need to consult before than your arrival in Kathmandu regarding the trip.
Another helicopter tour for limited time to the Mt. Annapurna Heli tour. It’s also known as Annapurna Sanctuary. By being surrounded by giant mountains of Annapurna, provides you the best panoramic Mountain Views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Manasalu and Ganesh Himal while you are flying from Kathmandu. Although, we have some helicopters at the Pokhara too. We can provide you such helicopter tour to Annapurna from Pokhara as well. It takes 45 minutes flying trip and 15 minutes ground landing. During the tour you are able to experience with beautiful Rice terrace, glaciers and ice-moraine. Get to have an aerial view of Rhododendron forest during the spring.
Mount Everest Base Camp trekking start from Kathmandu and end up in Kathmandu. You need to take ATR plane from Kathmandu to Lukla early in the morning. The trek to Everest Base Camp is 12 to 16 days around trip. Boundless Adventure provides Trekking permits, flight tickets, Trekking guide, necessary trekking equipment from Kathmandu and Potters are from Lukla. You can get guest house or Tea house every single area. But guests’ houses are can be full earlier in the day during the busiest season.
Every tea house offers mineral water to drink but the price will be increasing with you and colder. We suggest you better you may drink hot water every time. You can contact with your guide and he / she will manage you even though need to cover some. You need to have mettle’s drinking water bottle and a camel bottle with you all the time.
Regarding the foods, you can get Italian, Mexican and Indian but, we are suggesting you better to have local food. The local foods are more hygienic and fresher. Similarly, be local and used local products.
Nepal is small country in the world, but here are so many different trekking areas. Among of them nonrestricted some of are restricted. Restrict trekking area are Upper Mustang Trekking, Manaslu trekking, Tsum valley, Nar Phu valley, Upper Dolpo and lower dolpo. Similarly, every trekking area are requiring trekking permits but restricted trekking area require special trekking permits and normal permits as well. If you are Solo, then it is not allowed to get single entry permits. Anyway, Boundless Adventure provides you Sharing and group trekking permits for Every restrict trekking area. Here are the major trekking areas and permits coat.
Yes, probably you had been Annapurna Base Camp several times already. It is famous by Annapurna century trekking as well. Trek to Annapurna Base Camp is locked by at 4200 Meters from sea level of westers part of Nepal. It is beautiful but dangerous trekking area by the avalanche. You need to have a trekking guide with you even though you are trekking with a bunch of groups. Off course trekking in Annapurna Base Camp is luxury trekking. You can have lovely western food and hot shower every day including lap of the Annapurna Himalayan range. Yes, it is necessary to have trekking permits with you. You can get trekking permits from Boundless Adventure with your guide.
Paragliding?? Yes, we are recommended for an hour paragliding or ultra-light in Pokhara. It is Double flying glider, one pilot with you. He is handling the glider or fixed wind Ultra, you can enjoy with the Annapurna Himalayan range, Lakes and landscape.
Yes, you can be wild, Nepal have several different national park and Conservation area and you can join with it. If you have gun with you, you may hunt at the hunting reserve in Nepal. But you can have chance to explore at the Chitwan national park to scramble wildlife and local Tharu culture within 3 days.
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On the morning of 11th Sept, we with silent prayers and greetings to all for an auspicious Thiru Onam, boarded a helicopter from Kathmandu airport (Nepal) for a flight to see the grandeur and splendor of the mysterious and highest structure on Earth - Mount Everest and her sister peaks. Flight ascended over the city and took the northeast direction passing below lush green terraced paddy fields. After some time, the landscape changed, land became arid and untouched. After an hour of flying, we landed in Lukla for refueling. Lukla in North East Nepal is a small town in the…View more
Manaslu Circuit Trek We had found Boundless on Google search, and picks up them… We were a small groups, 8 people only but finally we became more with Nepali friends….. Everything I could ever imagine about the trek was fulfilled by Boundless Adventure Company. I still couldn't believe that I recently completed the amazing trek around the Manaslu area of Nepal. The landscape, the villages, the people, the food, the stunning mountains were just amazing. Our guide Mr.Krishna was very kind, helpful and his English was also fluent. He gave us much information about the culture and diversity of Nepal…View more
"I recommend Dambar on travel agencies and anyone who wants to thoughtful and a good time in Nepal. Trekking in the Himalayas has prepared for me perfectly; thanks to him, I had a very successful journey in the mountains. Also prepared very well for me to explore the most interesting places and sights of this beautiful country. I recommend the use of his services to anyone who wants to have a good time in Nepal and do not worry. Daniel Karasinski" March 24, 2012View more
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Our trekking was 14 days from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. The trekking was Annapurna Sanctuary up to nearly 4200m.Damber provide our guide He was excellent and his service as well. Dambar was highly recommended to us some of our friends and now we know why, these last two weeks have been an experience of a lifetime! The Annapurna base camp was very nice place. We were very enjoying with our trip. If, anybody would like to go to Nepal, please try to catch up for Annapurna base camp trekking with Boundless Adventure Company. Our guide Bhoj has taken excellent care of…View more
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It is an adventure, fun-filled trek through the around Annapurna region, with many jokes being told and beautiful mountain views. Our story begins on Nov 24/2012. The super guide (Damber) arrives exactly on time at our hotel. He suggests that we lighten our packs- we should have listened, The super guides makes super our backpacks and locked away on the bus, For our safety. Damber immediately started explaining Nepali culture to us, which was very interesting. The actual trek started from Besishar, and he started with a slow pace to slowly get us. use to trekking, The Guesthouse he chooses…View more
When we left Japan, we did not think we are going to the trekking in Nepal. However, when we arrive in Nepal, our contact person Mr: Dambar gives us an idea and we were follow his idea. We had been Everest base camp trekking for 12 days. Dambar was recoupment by our one of best friend from Japan. They had been trekking already with him. The Everest trekking was unforgettable trip. The view of Himalaya and Service of Boundless Adventure was very good. However, the trekking trail is very hard for us, finally we made to base camp. When I…View more
It was 14 days Annapurna trekking. On our trek you an enlightened us with your experience and healthy out look to your beautiful country and lovely people from Nepal including your great service. Even though we would return Nepal ten years time and if we are Lucky, we will be able to have you Dumber to escort us again. We had no idea what we were in for coming to Nepal and with your help, I feel we will leave with an understanding you could not receive walking without a guide. Thank you Dambar for your help and kindness. Please,…View more
1) What a trek in Manaslu It was a second time of my Himalayan trip in Nepal. Last time I did Annapurna and this time, we did Manaslu Circuit Trek, which was an incredible journey through the jaw-dropping landscapes. The route is picturesque on all day with breathtaking views of the majestic mountains with lots of flora & fauna at lower altitudes. The Charm of the antique monasteries and Chhortens are outstanding. Having a group of 8 people, we had a good teamwork, while walking. We enjoyed exploring around Samagaun, Birendra Lake and Manaslu Base camp, including Larkey-Pass. Our guide…View more
I was fortunate to have Dambar act as guide for my wife and myself for our tour of Nepal. My son, who had used Dambar's guiding services the previous year, has recommended him. We wanted to see Nepal's beautiful scenery and to enjoy some walking but we also wanted to see the country's wildlife and historical sites. We asked Dambar to help us over two week period during which we enjoyed seeing the cultural and historic sites (Kathmandu, Patan, Bhaktapur, Boudhanath etc), the beautiful Annapurna region (Pokhara and Sarangkot) and the wildlife of the Chitwan game reserve. Throughout the two…View more
We were used Dambar's services as a guide on three occasions over the last 12 years to the Annapurna and Everest regions and most recently to Upper Mustang. I would be happy to recommend him to others looking for a reliable, well organized and conscientious arranger and guide for their trek in Nepal. He gives good advice on itineraries and can plan and reserve internal flights and hotels in advance as required. He also has good knowledge of the formalities (trekking permits, insurance) that you need and has arranged these without any problems at all. On the trek, he has…View more
"I travelled to Nepal in October 2010 and my friend and I hired Dambar to provide a guide and porter for us on the Everest base camp trek. We were in communication before we arrived in Nepal and everything was arranged for us at a reasonable price. Our package included flights, accommodation, food, guide and porter as well as passes and some equipment like trekking poles, sleeping bags and down jackets. The whole experience was amazing; we were able to go at our own pace and were confident at all times with our guide and porter. The guide gave us…View more
We came to know Dambar through a friend of ours who used him as a guide on a hike in the Annapurna Circuit about five years ago. Our friend had nothing but good things to say about Dambar's experience, professionalism and friendly personality. As it was our first time hiking in Nepal, we were happy to receive the recommendation. Prior to our travel to Nepal, we exchanged numerous emails with Dambar, making plans for our hike. Dambar provided excellent advice and answered all of our questions in a thorough and timely manner. When we had to change our hiking route…View more
"Dambar is an excellent tour / trekking operator with broad knowledge of Nepal. He is very reliable, you may trust him for nepal tours and trekking. His company is Boundless Adventure (p) Ltd"View more
Youko and Kentaro Sawa. We had great trekking with (Dambar) Boundless adventure (p) Ltd before we saw you, we were very nervous about spending 14 days Annapurna base camp, with somebody who we did not know. However, you did such a great Job. We are very glad about you. I thank you for being with our slow pace.View more
My husband and I have recently visited the Annapurna Base camp trekking with a local trekking company in Nepal. It was fabulous trekking we had ever been. We confidently recommend the performance of the team was really good and punctual. Mr. Dambar (the trekking operator of the company) provides us an excellent guide and his supportive porters. We would like to thanks to the team for providing the great service of Annapurna Base Camp trekking to us. We had explored the ethical people of Annapurna region of Nepal. It was absolutely no bother and felt very safe. We are recommending…View more
Annapurna Base Camp trekking is the adventurous trekking areas in Nepal. Thanks to Boundless Adventure for providing the five stars service for all of us. Our trip was harmony and peace. The trekking of Annapurna region was extremely superb and incredible with spectacular views of Annapurna Himalayan range, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu from Poon Hill, Tadapani, Chhomroung, and Annapurna Base Camp. Mr. Dambar provided us an excellent guide with helpful porters. I would like to thanks to him for his outstanding service towards trekking to Annapurna Base Camp. We had absolutely no bother and felt very safe. We are planning for…View more
We recommended Boundless Adventure Some of our friends who had been used them already several times, and we contact them for Manaslu trekking, everything I could ever imagine about the trek was fulfilled by Dambar, who was trekking operator of Boundless Adventure Company. We still couldn't believe that recently completed the amazing trek around the Manaslu area of Nepal. The landscape, the villages, the people, the food, the stunning mountains were just amazing. Our guide was very experienced and helpful and his English was also fluent. He gave us a lot of information about the culture and diversity of Nepal.…View more
We rather like to choose Boundless Adventure among 12 different Companies on the internet...Because of the best price and faster reply to our every email. I and my girlfriend had an amazing time to explore the Manaslu Circuit Trek. The trek went as amazing as promised by our guide. He was a well-experienced guide and he answered all our doubts without any hesitation. He made our whole trek much easier and comfortable. The Boundless Adventure did their best job on the arrangement of accommodation in Kathmandu and transportation to Soti Khola. The trekking was arranged perfectly including permits. Most important…View more