During the One Day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour you will discover the Kathmandu Durbar Square, the Swoyambhunath Stupa, the Pashupatinath Temple, the Bouddhanath Stupa and much more.
What to Expect
The day long Kathmandu Valley-City Sightseeing Tour is a complete packaged tour that is embedded with history, nature, and culture within the Kathmandu valley. The tour is all about exploring the most interesting and monumental places in the valley. Kathmandu is a historical place, and a culturally rich capital city of the country. The valley situated at an altitude of 1,336m above sea level is known for offering views of Himalayan ranges to its north. The city is also well known for architectural masterpieces as old as 2000 years. After your arrival in the magnificent country, the tour covers following world heritage sites during the sightseeing.
Kathmandu Durbar Square
It was the ancient palace of Malla rulers back in the history. The premises of the palace have many temples and monuments of archaeological importance like Nine-storied palace, Kastamandap temple, Kumari Ghar, Kal Bhairabh and a museum inside the palace.
Famous by the name of monkey temple among tourists, Swoyambhunath—the Buddhist stupa is believed to be emerged by its own some 2000 year back. It is a beautiful stupa on a hill which provides a magnificent view of Kathmandu valley. It is the premier shrine of Buddhist pilgrimage.
The temple situated at the banks of holy Bagmati River is the hot spot for Hindus where millions of pilgrims come to pay reverence to Lord Shiva every year. The temple is made two-storied pagoda where sculpture and art are worth watching. Along with the main temple, there are numerous temples dedicated to different gods and goddesses in and around the Pashupatinath temple area.
Also, you will visit Bouddhanath, one of the largest stupas in the world. The sacred Buddhist shrine is believed to be dated back to 4th century.
The tour is designed for travelers who are bounded by time restrictions, and still want to enjoy the majestic heritage sites located in Kathmandu in a full-fledged way. The trip is suited for travel enthusiasts who want to get acquainted with the natural beauties that the magical country has in offering.
- Vehicle transfer with hotel pick-up and drop-off from/to hotel in Kathmandu
- Professional English speaking tour guide
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Tips and gratuities
- Anything not maintain above