Dhulikhel Balthali Hiking Tour is a short hiking tour that takes you to some pleasing hiking destinations near Kathmandu. Explore the greenery, countryside landscape and villages of Nepal as you walk along the terraced fields and lush hiking trails. The outstanding views of mountains, hills and a popular monastery – Namo Buddha monastery is the major attraction of Dhulikhel Balthali Village Hiking tour.
Dhulikhel is a popular hiking destination near Kathmandu known for its lush and pristine environment in the backdrop of spectacular mountains. Hike to Dhulikhel is an opportunity to admire the glory of Karyolung Himal to the east and Himalchuli to the west. The panoramic views of apex touching snow clad mountains are phenomenon. The temples, monasteries and villages that we pass through on our way is a chance to get acquainted with the unique culture and lifestyle of people in Nepal.
Namo Buddha, a beautiful and artistic monastery is the major highlight of this Dhulikhel Balthali Hiking tours package. The place has its own religious importance. As per the Buddhist mythology, it is a place where the great prince Semchen Chenpo had sacrificed himself to fulfil the hunger of a tigress. The hungry tigress had just given birth to her young cubs. She was unable to move because of hunger and weakness which was noticed by the great prince Semchen Chenpo. Unable to see the misery, the price scarified himself in front of the tigress and willingly became her food to revive her from hunger and weakness. Hence, Namo Buddha monastery is a symbol of sacrifice and generosity.
- Day 1: Kathmandu to Balthali Village
- Day 2: Balthali Village to Kathmandu
- All ground transportation by private vehicle
- English speaking guide including his meals and salary
- A night accommodation at Balthali Village Resort inclusive of full board meals
- Government taxes and office service charge
- Meals and accommodation in Kathmandu
- Tips for guide and driver
Day 1: Kathmandu to Balthali Village
From Kathmandu, drive to Dhulikhel and hike to Balthali Village Resort with sightseeing tours of Namobuddha. On reaching Balthali Village Resort, welcome drinks will be served with a light snacks. In the evening camp firing with snacks and local wine made by the villagers. Overnight stay at Balthali Resort, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Day 2: Balthali Village to Kathmandu
Early morning view of a Sunrise. After the breakfast, explore around Balthali Village then after lunch at the resort we return towards Khopasi crossing a suspension bridge and drive back to Kathmandu.
If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.