Dhulikhel tour is a popular tour around Kathmandu valley in Nepal. It is located 32 km from east of Kathmandu.Dhulikhel is a hill station famous for beautiful Himalayan views of Mt. Everest, Langtang, Rolwaling Himalayan range and Gaurishankar. This area gives you a glimpse of typical Newari culture, terrace fields and temples. This tour is fit for all age factor group.
Dhulikhel has been an important trading center for centuries an ancient route between Nepal and Tibet. It is still an ideal station to stop for overnight stay during Tibet tour from Kathmandu. One can also enjoy the immense beauty of nature. Dhulikhel tour offers one of the finest panoramic views of more than 20 Himalayan peaks stretching from Mt. Annapurna in the far west to Mt. Karolung in the east. Sunrise and sunset views over the mountains are simply breathtaking. There is an old town to the southern end where you can observe the Newari culture. Old Newari houses with beautifully carved windows, doors and old pagoda style temples are fine examples of traditional Newari craftsmanship.
This medieval city has been inhabited for at least five centuries. There are also other centuries old Newari settlement which gives you feel of cultural theme park. Numerous temples like Narayan temple, Harisiddhi temple, Bhagwati temple, Gaukhureshwor Mahadev Temple, Palanchok Bhagwati and Buddhist monasteries are part of religious and cultural heritages that depict the traditional and old Newari craftsmanship of Dhulikhel.
Dhulkhel tour begins after you complete sightseeing around Kathmandu valley for a day. Drive of one and half hour takes you to the destination. Dhulikhel is a ideal hill station because of its natural gift and is full of ancient heritages and rich traditional culture. You can also trek to Nagarkot, Namo Buddha, Panauti and Helambu from here and also hike around the villages and hills. It already has about 24 hotels and resorts. Tour can be extended from four to seven days as per your wish.Nepal Pioneer Treks & Expedition is glad to operate Dhulikhel tour for you to make it your lifetime experience.
– Gateway to Tibet
– Panoramic views of Himalayan peaks
– Medieval towns
– Newari Culture and Crafts
– Historical and cultural heritage – Temples and Monastery