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Day Hike to NamoBuddha

Starting Point: Kathmandu
Finishing Point: Kathmandu
Duration: 3 hours drive + 6 – 7 hours hiking
Group Size: Minimum 2 pax and above

Itinerary:

7:30 am: Meet at our office and then drive to Panauti (1:15 hours)

9:00 am: Hike to Namobuddha and explore the monasteries (4 hours)

3:30 pm: Hike down to Dhulikhel (2 hours)

6:00 pm: Drive back to Kathmandu (1:30 hours)

Hike Highlight

  • Starting hiking from Panauti, the ancient town with beautiful ancient temples and villages
  • Hiking through villages, jungles, farmlands
  • Visiting Namobuddha Monastery for prayer and lessons about Buddhism. Buddhists call it Tamangligi the famous Buddhist spot, where Lord Buddha (on 7th re-incarnation) sacrificed his body to hungry Tigress and its cubs.
  • Viewing beautiful Langtang Range Mountains from Namobuddha
  • Visiting Dhulikhel, an ancient Newari town which has spectacular views of the Himalayas. Once an important link in the ancient trade route to Tibet, Dhulikhel has a glorious past which can be seen in many beautiful buildings and in intricate wood carvings in the shop-lined streets and temples.

Cost US$ 90 per person.