Kathmandu Valley sightseeing offers the tour at major locations in Kathmandu like Basantapur Durbar Square, Boudhanath and Pasupatinath. These places are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites because of its historical, cultural and religious values.
What to Expect
Kathmandu Valley tour is the way to explore the historical city with its most fascinating culture, tradition, history and lifestyle of people. Kathmandu Durbar Square is also popular as well as Hanumandhoka Durbar Square and Basantapur Durbar Square. Centuries old temples and Bahals ancient royal palace are the major notable sites you will visit there. Your guide will explain the interesting myths related to the different places and various god and goddess. Various hindus and buddhist shrines are the other prime attractions of this place. The tour continues to Boudhanath Stupa- a popular place of Tibetan settlement and the biggest Buddhist shrine in the world. According to the local myths, the stupa was costructed during the 5th century AD. So the best preserved historical site offers you many things to do in the premise of the stupa. The last unique place to visit on this tour is Pasupatinath Temple. It is the biggest and the holiest shrine for all Hindu devotees. Though foreigners are not allowed to go inside the main temple, you can visit the cremation site on the bank of Bagmati River. Almost all Hindus from and around Kathmandu Valley are taken to this place for cremation.
The tour normally starts at 9:00am from the lobby of your hotel and ends around 4:00pm. You will be picked up and dropped off at your hotel if you are staying inside (Ring Road) Kathmandu. If not, you have to pay a bit extra for the service. An excellent English-speaking tour guide and private transport will be provided for this tour. You will have the best memorable tour of Kathmandu in the few hours that you have. The itinerary is also flexible to fit your interests. Happy exploring and have fun.
- Private Transportation
- Entrance fees for all monuments
- Tour Guide
Know Before You Go
• Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel in Kathmandu
• No insurance policy coverage