Nepal Highpoint Trekking & Expedition

GOVT REGD NO: 114523/070/071


Dhulikhel Namobuddha Panauti Tour-One day

Trip Overview


Dhulikhel, Namobuddha and Panauti tour truly highlights your time and holidays in Nepal, besides interesting Kathmandu city tour around world heritage sites, where on this day tour takes you beyond Kathmandu city and valley towards rural farm areas and town. The morning after breakfast our guide will pick you from the hotel for exciting and scenic drive heading due east on old Nepal and Tibet / China Friendship highway also known as Arniko Highway (the first Nepalese artist and craftsmen to travel China with an invitation by Emperor Kublai Khan in 6-7th Century). Where drive leads through rural farm villages and towns to reach scenic view-point hill and town of Dhulikhel, enjoy the super panorama of Himalayan Mountains facing Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang, Jugal Himal range with peaks of Gaurishankar. Enjoy visiting this old Newar town, the indigenous tribe of Kathmandu valley and of Dhulikhel, this town believed 500 years of history an interesting place and then short drive takes you into the tranquil and serene forest surrounding at Namobuddha. Namobuddha holiest of all holy Buddha sites has known as the ‘Three Stupas in Nepal’, a place where future Buddha sacrificed his body to a tigress. A regarded sacred place where perfect and supreme Buddha-on ancient time on his path of learning-offered his own body without regret to a tigress suffering from great hunger. What follows is a history of this supreme and distinguished sacred site, whose location is unmistaken based on the clear identification given in the ‘Sutra Requested by the Tigress’ and so forth. After a wonderful time around clean mountain air at Dhulikhel, Namobuddha and panauti Tour having most of the day away from hustle and bustle city life of Kathmandu, in late afternoon drive back to Kathmandu or either stay overnight in Dhulikhel to catch sunrise views over a chain of Himalayan peaks. 

If you are in group, cost is as foollow, and this cost is per vehicle cost not per person cost.

1. Car: you can adjust 2 to 3 person: $80

2. Jeep: You can adjust 5 to 6 Person: $110

3. Hiace: You can adjust 13 to 14 person: $155

Speciality of Namobudda:

Walking up the hill from the stupa, one can reach a place where the scene of the Buddha giving his body to the tigress is engraved in stone. According to the oral tradition, this is the actual place where the Buddha gave his body.


Panauti lies in Kavrepalanchok District in Province No. 3 of Nepal located 32 km Southeast of the capital Kathmandu. The town is currently listed as a UNESCO tentative site since 1996. Panauti is a historical city in Nepal, originally it was a small state given by King Bhupatindra Malla as a dowry to his sister. few prominent icons, such as the Indreswor temple and Panauti (Layaku)Durbar square found in the town center. At the end of the 0th Century, Panauti was finally integrated into the unified kingdom of Nepal, along with Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur, which are all former capital cities of the Kathmandu valley.

A day tour from 7 a.m. / 8 a.m. till 4-5 p.m. with drives in the comfort of a car or coach accompanied by an expert guide and cheerful expert drivers:


8:30 AM: After the breakfast we will pick you from your hotel. 9:30 AM: Start Dhulikhel Sightseeing 1:00 PM: Drive to Namobudda 03:00 PM:Drive to the Panauti 4:30: Drive back to Kathmandu after you enjoy the view.



What is Included?

    • Driver
    • Guide (His salary and Food)

What is Excluded?

    • Food and Accomodation
    • Entry Permit
    • Tips

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