Namobuddha HikingExtermly Popular ||
A great to escape the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu city for a day, Everest Vacation provides a day hike in a serene and wonderful environment outside the valley rim a day hike of 3-4 hours to famous touristic spot at Dhulikhel 1,440 meters with fabulous views range of snow-capped mountains from Ganesh-Langtang-Jugal Himal, Gaurishankar towards Everest mountain range.
Starting with a short drive from Kathmandu leading North East on the good road passing interesting villages and towns of Timi and Bhaktapur and then heading for a climb to Sanga past Bhaktapur and Kathmandu valley with green farmlands and spread out farm villages, after an few hour drive reaching a hill town of Dhulikhel famous for mountain panorama.
From here taking the off-trail away from the motor road to reach at holy Namobuddha in a serene environment surrounded by terraced hillsides and picturesque farmhouses, an interesting hike with great views and passing several scattered farm houses and villages and then reaching at Namobuddha located in a serene environment a truly holy place, one of the main sacred sites known as Nepal’s three Stupas known as Tagmo Lüjin (meaning “The place where the future Buddha sacrificed his body to a tigress”). It is a holy site where perfect and supreme Buddha-at that time still on the path of learning-offered his own body without a regret to a tigress suffering from hunger.
Here visit several monasteries and great stupas (Buddhist dome monument) and drive back to Kathmandu (optional overnight stop at Dhulikhel) after a great day hike in a complete natural holy Buddhist environment.