Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration 5 Hours
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Destination Nepal
  • Start/End Kathmandu/Gorkha
  • Trip Type Drive
  • Transport Private Car

Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car

Experience the scenic journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha in ultimate comfort with our car service. Enjoy a smooth ride through picturesque landscapes, ensuring a memorable travel experience. The expedition from Kathmandu to Gorkha unfolds as a captivating exploration through diverse landscapes, historical sites, and the rich cultural tapestry of Nepal.

Throughout the approximately 139-kilometer journey, the route presents a series of visual delights. The city's vibrant energy slowly transforms into serene landscapes as the journey begins. The wheels of your comfortable car gracefully roll onto the Prithvi Highway, where the landscape evolves into a canvas painted with terraced fields and rolling hills. The air-conditioned interior provides a refreshing retreat, allowing you to relax and absorb the unfolding beauty. The scenic landscapes outside the window become a moving canvas which invites you to unwind and enjoy the journey. Unlike shared transportation options, you have the freedom to stop at points of interest along the way, allowing you to explore hidden gems, picturesque viewpoints, or cultural sites that may catch your eye. You can also make stops at famous landmarks like the Manakamana Temple or enjoy breaks at local restaurants to savor traditional Nepali cuisine. In addition to comfort and convenience, the private car comes with a professional driver who adds a layer of safety and expertise to the travel experience, ensuring a smooth and stress-free journey.

Furthermore, the choice of a car for the journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha with Welcome Nepal Treks enhances the overall travel experience, providing both comfort and flexibility. You will carry with you the echoes of a day filled with cultural discoveries, historical explorations, and the smooth comfort of your car. The journey may have reached its geographical end but the memories of this luxurious trip will harmonize.

Major Highlights

  • Private car with air-conditioned interiors
  • Comfortable and convenient mode of transportation
  • Highly skilled and professional drivers
  • Breathtaking scenery throughout the drive
  • Freedom to pause, capture photographs, and explore attractions at your own pace
  • Luxurious and unforgettable road trip
What's Included
  • Hotel/Airport Pick Up/Drop Off
  • Private Car with Air Condition
  • Driver's allowance
  • Fuel charges
  • Bottle of Water
  • All tax, Vat and Service Charge 
What's not Included
  • Gratitude for Driver
  • All meals and Personal expenses
  • Additional service if needed
Useful Information

Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car During Spring Season (March-May)

Embark on a mesmerizing road journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha during the enchanting spring season. As you set out by luxurious private car, the scenic route unfolds with lush landscapes adorned in vibrant hues of blooming rhododendrons and other blossoming flowers. The moderate temperatures of spring create a pleasant atmosphere, making the drive more enjoyable. This springtime journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha promises not just a scenic drive but an immersive experience in Nepal's rich cultural and natural heritage.

Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car During Summer Season (Jun-Aug)

Experience the lush beauty and vibrant landscapes of Nepal through the scenic road trip from Kathmandu to Gorkha during the summer season. The journey, while warmer, offers a different charm. The monsoon rains bring life to the surroundings, creating picturesque scenes along the way. As you drive, enjoy the rhythmic sound of raindrops on the car roof and witness the rainfall during this season. The Gorkha. While the weather may be warmer and occasional rain showers expected, the journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha in summer unveils a different, refreshing side of Nepal's natural beauty.

Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car During Autumn Season (Sept-Nov)

A captivating road journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha during the enchanting autumn season offers best experience. As you traverse the picturesque route by car, the landscape looks mesmerized with warm autumnal colors. The moderate temperatures and clear skies of this season provide an ideal setting for a scenic drive. Autumn's pleasant weather, crisp air allows for a comfortable ride through diverse landscapes. This road trip promises not only a seamless and picturesque drive but also an immersive experience in Nepal's cultural heritage amid the stunning autumn scenery.

Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car During Winter Season (Dec-Feb)

Travelling from Kathmandu to Gorkha in a private car during winter season is an enjoyable experience. During the winter months, the landscape transforms into a serene winter wonderland. As you drive, witness snow-capped peaks shimmering in the distance, and enjoy the crisp, chilly air that adds a refreshing touch to the journey. While the temperature may be cooler outside it will not affect you as you can enjoy the warm temperature of ac in car. Stay cozy in the warmth of your AC car and relish the unique winter vistas enroute to Gorkha.

About Car Driver During Kathmandu to Gorkha

You will be provided exceptional driver who is highly skilled and friendly for your trip from Kathmandu to Gorkha by car. With extensive experience and familiarity with the route, they expertly navigate varying terrains and road conditions, allowing passengers to unwind and appreciate the scenic beauty along the way. Beyond their driving proficiency, our drivers possess knowledge in basic vehicle maintenance, enabling them to address minor issues promptly. In case of emergencies, they are well-equipped to respond efficiently. Moreover, our drivers offer valuable insights into the cultural and geographical nuances along the route, enriching your journey. Feel free to engage with our drivers, discussing your preferences and planning stops at specific attractions to tailor the trip to your needs.

Benefits of Hiring a Car for Kathmandu to Gorkha with Welcome Nepal Treks

  • We provide comfortable and convenient mode of transportation.
  • Travelers have the flexibility to make stops as needed, enhancing the overall travel experience.
  • Welcome Nepal Treks provides door-to-door pick-up and drop-off services, eliminating the hassle of public transportation.
  • We offer knowledgeable and experienced drivers, well-versed in local culture, history, and road regulations
  • Our car is well maintained promising a reliable and efficient mode of transportation.
  • The car has comfortable interiors, cozy seating, and efficient air-conditioning systems, ensuring a pleasant and enjoyable journey.
  • We offer car services from Kathmandu to Gorkha at a reasonable price

Important notes of hiring a car for Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car

  • Here are some of the important notes for travelers to remember during a car journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha:
  • Hire a car at least a day before the trip
  • Be punctual and get ready at the agreed-upon departure time
  • Follow the traffic rules while traveling such as do not take hand and head outside of the car
  • Do not disturb the driver while driving. You can ask about the places and talk but do not distract them throughout ride
  • It is not allowed to smoke and drink inside the car
  • Do not request the driver to stop in no-stop zones
  • Do not throw garbage through window and respect local cultures and traditions
  • Prioritize checking the weather forecast and pack accordingly for your trip to ensure comfort
  • Carry some local cash rather than relying on ATMs or money exchangers
  • Don’t forget essential documents

Foods during Kathmandu to Gorkha by car

During the road trip from Kathmandu to Gorkha by private car, you'll have the opportunity to make stops and explore a variety of local foods along the way. You may come across traditional snacks like Momo (dumplings), sell roti (rice doughnuts), and various types of pakoras. In towns and larger stops, you can find restaurants serving typical Nepali thali, which includes rice, dal (lentil soup), curry, vegetables, and pickles. Exploring local eateries will not only provide a taste of authentic Nepali flavors but also allow you to experience the culinary diversity along the route from Kathmandu to Gorkha. You can also bring some packed foods, snacks and chocolates. Carry water bottles and ensure you stay hydrated as well with bottled or purified water.

Kathmandu to Gorkha Distance by Car

The distance from Kathmandu to Gorkha by car is approximately 142 kilometers. The journey typically takes around 4 to 6 hours, depending on road conditions, traffic, and the specific route taken. The route offers scenic views of the hills, valleys, and rivers along the way, making the drive an integral part of the overall travel experience. The duration may vary based on the, road conditions, and any stops made during the journey as well.

Tipping to Driver During Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car

Tipping is a customary and appreciated gesture for the excellent service provided by our drivers during the trip to Gorkha by car. While it is not mandatory, it reflects your gratitude for their efforts, local knowledge, and commitment to ensuring a safe and enjoyable journey. The amount can be based on your satisfaction with the driver's professionalism and the overall quality of their service. Tipping is a personal choice, but it serves as positive encouragement for our drivers to continue delivering exceptional service. Your expression of gratitude through tipping is highly valued and entirely at your will.

Cost of Kathmandu to Gorkha by Car

The cost for hiring a car from Kathmandu to Gorkha is reliant on various factors, notably the number of passengers and the chosen vehicle standard. Group travel tends to be a more cost-effective option. Welcome Nepal Treks offer the car service at a very reasonable price. The cost generally ranges from $35 to $100For a car accommodating up to four passengers comfortably, equipped with amenities such as air conditioning and multimedia entertainment. This inclusive pricing covers fuel, insurance, driver expenses, and any applicable parking fees throughout the journey, providing travelers with a transparent and hassle-free experience.

Why to Hire a Car for Kathmandu to Gorkha

Hiring a car for the journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha offers the convenience of a personalized and flexible travel experience. With a private car, you have the freedom to explore the scenic route at your own pace, making spontaneous stops to appreciate the breathtaking landscapes and cultural attractions along the way. It provides a comfortable and safe means of transportation, allowing you to enjoy the journey without the constraints of fixed schedules. Additionally, having a dedicated driver ensures a stress-free trip, as they are well-acquainted with the route, road conditions, and can offer insights into the local culture, making the entire experience from Kathmandu to Gorkha seamless and enjoyable.

Alternative Options

Besides car, there are various modes of transportation to travel from Kathmandu to Gorkha, offering flexibility in terms of capacity and comfort. Some of them are:

Jeep – Ideal for smaller groups, accommodating around 5-6 passengers

Bus – Buses come in different sizes, and their occupancy varies accordingly. Larger buses can accommodate up to 35-40 passengers

Minibus – It accommodates around 15-25 passengers

Coaster - It has a seating capacity for around 20 to 30 passengers.

HiAce – It accommodates around 12-15 passengers

Booking and Payment Policies for Hiring Car from Kathmandu to Gorkha

To embark on the scenic journey from Kathmandu to Gorkha by car with Welcome Nepal Treks, travelers are required to follow a straightforward booking process. The initial step involves submitting a photocopy of their passport. To secure the reservation, an advance payment of at least 10% of the total cost is necessary, which can be conveniently made through various mediums, including cash, bank transfer, or online methods. Welcome Nepal Treks accommodates diverse payment preferences, accepting booking deposits through Credit Cards (Master Card or Visa) and other convenient options. While last-minute bookings are accepted, it is advisable to confirm reservations at least one day before the trip departure date to ensure availability. For any inquiries or additional information regarding the tour, travelers are encouraged to reach out to Welcome Nepal Treks, where knowledgeable staff is ready to assist and provide the necessary details for a seamless and memorable journey.