Kathmandu Valley Full Day Tour

This full-day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu includes several prominent religious monuments. Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, a World Heritage site located in front of the old royal palace, and learn about the former Kathmandu Kingdom from your professional guide. Continue on to see the Tibetan Buddhist stupa of Swayambhunath and visit Pashupatinath Temple — a shrine that honors Lord Shiva — both sacred sites designated by UNESCO. Finish at the imposing Bouddhanath stupa, the largest in Kathmandu Valley. Full-day tour of Kathmandu landmarks Visit the UNESCO-listed Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath stupa and Pashupatinath Temple Marvel at the sacred Bouddhanath stupa Learn about Tibetan Buddhism from a knowledgeable guide .
• Visit the UNESCO-listed Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath stupa and Pashupatinath Temple
• Learn about Tibetan Buddhism from a knowledgeable guide

per adult from

$124

NZD

Duration

1 to 7 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Professional local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Boudha Stupa
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
    • DVD (available to purchase)
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Entrance fee to visit UNESCO sites ( approx 2500.00 NPR per person
    • Entry/Admission - Swayambhunath Stupa
    • Entry/Admission - Hanuman Dhoka
    • Entry/Admission - Pashupatinath Temple
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Swayambhunath Stupa, Swayambhu, BHAGANPAU 44600, Nepal

    We will collect you from your hotel about 9-30 am and take you on day tour and the Tour starts with a tour to  Swayambhunath Stupa also known as Monkey Temple, which is located on a hillock 3 km west of Kathmandu, it is one of the holiest Buddhist Chaityas in Nepal. It is said to have evolved spontaneously when the valley was created out of a primordial lake more than 2,000 years ago. This stupa is the oldest of its kind in Nepal and has numerous shrines and monasteries on its premises.


    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Hanuman Dhoka, Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600 Nepal

    Then, we will take you to visit Kathmandu Durbar Squire which is situated in the heart of old Kathmandu city at Basantapur, it never fails to impress first-time visitors with its ensemble of palaces, courtyards, and temples built during the Malla period. The Durbar Square includes the Hanuman Dhoka Royal Palace, the historic seat of the royalty; the magnificent Taleju Temple towering more than 40 meters; Kumari Ghar, the residence of the Living Goddess, Kumari; Ashok Vinayak, also called Kathmandu Ganesh, a temple without a filial ; and Kal Bhairav, the God of Wrath. The capital takes its name from the giant pagoda of Kasthamandap, which is said to have been built out of a single tree. Since the time of the Malla kings, the Durbar Square has been the city’s social, religious and political focal point.


    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Boudha Stupa, Buddha Stupa, Boudhanath Sadak, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

    In the afternoon, after visiting the Kathmandu Durbar squire,  We will visit Bouddhanath Stupa which is located 8km to the east of downtown Kathmandu, Bauddhanath is one of the most imposing landmarks in Kathmandu, visible as soon as you land at the Tribhuvan International Airport. It is the largest stupa in the Kathmandu Valley and is the center of Tibetan Buddhism.


    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Pashupatinath Temple, 44621 Pashupati Nath Road, Kathmandu 44600 Nepal

    In the last, You will drive to Pasupatinath Temple which is located 5 km east of Kathmandu, the temple of Lord Shiva is considered one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world. The two-tiered pagoda with golden roofs and silver doors houses the sacred linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva. Chronicles indicate the temple existed before 400 A.D. Near the Pashupatinath Temple on the banks of the Bagmati River lies Guheswari, where, according to mythology, a portion of Sati Devi, Lord Shiva’s consort, fell when a grief-stricken Shiva wandered aimlessly across the earth carrying her dead body on his shoulders following her self-immolation. After visiting all 4 places, we will take you back to your hotel in Kathmandu.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up from your Hotel
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

12

Organised by Nepal Social Treks and Expedition

Activity ID: V-74243P40

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