Kathmandu valley tour is a fantastic tour of Nepal. The Capital City of Nepal is Kathmandu. It is a gateway to Nepal. It has a glorious history going back two thousand years. the city is a refined culture that ranks among the highest in Asia. the Kathmandu valley tour covers all 3 historic city as well as main monuments. On this tour, we will bring you to the important UNESCO sites. this tour is suitable for people who have a short period in Nepal. trekkers who have plenty of time in Kathmandu can also do it. we have given some information about this tour spot. All the sightseeing monuments mentioned in below itinerary will give a clear picture to understand Nepali culture, customs, and History.
Kathmandu durbar square is a part of Kathmandu valley tour
It is a historical palace of King and there are religious Hindu monuments as well. Kathmandu Durbar Square lies in the centre of Kathmandu city. There are many temples as well as the old royal palace of Nepal. The former ruler of Kathmandu used this palace. There are many temples such as Taleju temple, Kasthamandap temple. City name Kathmandu is from Kasthamandap temple which is here. In Sanskrit language, Kastha means “wood” and mandap means “covered shelter”. The temple is made from a single tree without using any iron nails. the most important thing here you can see a living goddess.Every day at 4:00 PM She gives a blessing to visitors
Pashupatinath temple is a cultural part of Kathmandu valley tour
Pashupatinath temple one of UNESCO world heritage site. It is Lord Shiva temple. Lord Shiva is a good of Destroyer. He has many names such a Mahadev, Shiva, Rudra and so on. Pashupatinath is one of the four most important religious temples of the earth. The temple is built in the 5th century. but there is no clear evidence. The temple is renovated by Malla Dynasty kings. This temple was discovered by Gopal Bamsi.
Swaymbhunath Stupa is Buddhist religious place of Kathmandu valley tour
Swaymbhunath stupa is one of the world heritage sites. people also call it “Monkey Temple. This is a good place to see panoramic views of the Kathmandu city. if the weather is good then most of the Kathmandu is seen. the stupa is stood on a hillock. The site itself has stood as a hallmark of faith and harmony for centuries. The glory of Kathmandu Valley is said to have started from here. Swayambhunath is one of the holiest Buddhist Chaityas in Nepal. there is Buddhist school as well
The Boudhanath stupa is very unique and large Buddhist stupa. Boudha Stupa is UNESCO World Heritage Site. it is one of the most popular tourist spots of Kathmandu. The Stupa area is on the ancient trade route from Tibet, Nepal. When refugees entered Nepal from Tibet in the 1950s, many have been living around Boudhanath. The Stupa is Kassapa Buddha stupa. there are many monasteries around it. you can also do shopping here.
Patan durbar square
Patan Durbar Square lies at the centre of the city of Lalitpur. This is also UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Durbar Square is famous for Newar architecture. there are some Hindu temples inside the square. Krishna Mandir is the best and popular. Krishna Mandir temple is very different from another temple of Nepal. Red bricks have been used as a tile in a floor. The main temples are opposite of the western face of the palace.
Bhaktapur is located in the east of Kathmandu.a big Newari city. it is very rich in art and cultures. Newari people perform different Jatra. It is one of the best places to see wood and stone carving architecture. There is 4 square in this square, they are Natapole square, Dattatreya square, Pottery square and Durbar square itself. you can even see how people make a pot of Clay. There are numerous lakes as well as a temple which all has its own significance.
Kathmandu valley tour detail itinerary
- Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m/4428ft.
we will meet you at the airport then together we go to your hotel. at the hotel, we would discuss the tour and other management that need to be done.
- Day 02:Sightseeing at kathmandu
Today we do sightseeing in the following place.
Pashupatinath temple: Hindu pilgrimage place.it is also the cremation place for Hindu. this is top Indian tourist spot.
Boudhanath stupa: a gigantic stupa which is UNESCO world heritage site. popular for Buddhist people. there are many monasteries around this stupa.
Kathmandu Durbar Square:this square is located at the centre of Kathmandu. it represents the history and culture of Nepal. living goddess you can see here
- Day 03:Nagarkot and Bhaktapur tour
Nagarkot: a popular spot to see the sunrise and Langtang Himalayan range.
Changunarayan temple: the temple is built by the king Mandev. it is a UNESCO world heritage site. this is lord Bishnu temple.it is 5 story pagoda temple.
Bhaktapur Durbar square:very unique and historical palace. there is 4 square in Bhaktapur. We can see how people make a pot of clay.
- Day 04:Patan tour
we will visit the city of fine arts. there are many things to look around. Krishna Mandir is one of the best attraction of Patan.
- Day 05:Departure from airport
Kathmandu valley tour includes
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicles.
- Tourist standard hotel in kathmandu likewise in pokhara Bed and breakfast plan
- Private English speaking tour guide while on tour.
- All require transportation for the trip which is mention while we contract
Kathmandu valley tour cost excludes
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan
- Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
- Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
- Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
- Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
- all the entrance fee for entrance
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
- Other things that are not mentioned above
Consideration while booking Kathmandu valley tour
there is a various fact that might affect the trip cost. for example, if you want to have a luxurious hotel, the trip would be expensive. there are so many things which you need to ask carefully before you book. we are here to help you always. you can tell us clearly so we can manage you the best price Customize this trip