Popular Places to See

Famous all over the world, Nepal has many different things and sites to offer for sightseeing. The eye-catching Himalayan views, unique culture and traditions, historical monuments, art and architecture, Hindu temples and Buddhist Stupas and monasteries, its people and their rites, and myths and mysteries make Nepal a unique place to visit. The first entry point for most visitors is Kathmandu, which is divided into the three major cities of Kathmandu proper, Patan, and Bhaktapur.
Every trekking office in Nepal arranges sightseeing trips for you in and around the Kathmandu valley. Nepal possesses rich sightseeing from the mountains to local culture, and it is well worth exploring the many regions. Favorite destinations for visitors are Bhaktapur, where it is possible to see local potters at work, Nagarkot, for its wonderful sunrises and mountain views, Swayambhunath, Patan Durbar Square, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Sightseeing in Nepal can also take you to different small but ancient places outside of the Kathmandu valley and into the more remote places of Nepal. All the sightseeing tours are led by knowledgeable guides who speak and understand English very well. Guides for non-English speakers can also be arranged.