1 full day
1 to 20
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Months: All year round
One day Kathmandu Nepal Tour introduces you to the fascinating historical and cultural Sites listed in World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal and surrounded by beautiful green hills, rich in its culture, beautiful architecture and history of three different nations Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. This tour is the best opportunity to explore the culture, history, religion, Cuisine, and lifestyle of Nepal. On this tour, we specially visit historical sites including Swyambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Kathmandu Durbar Square: We will first start our Kathmandu Sightseeing tour from Kathmandu Durbar Square. It is also known as Basantapur or Hanumandhoka Durbar Square. The name Hanuman Dhoka Durbar is originated from the statue of Hanuman set up by the King Pratap Malla in 1672 at the passage of the regal royal residence. There are many temples, shrines, courtyards, and a palace inside the Durbar square.
Swyambhunath Stupa: After exploring historical Kathmandu Durbar Square, we head towards Sqyambhunath Stupa. The stupa is said to be more than 2,000 years’ old which is among the most ancient in this part of the world and its worshippers are many diverse people like Newar nuns, Brahmin Priests, Tibetan monks, and lay Buddhist and Hindus. Swayambhu is a major attraction of the Kathmandu valley and It provides an excellent view of the Kathmandu valley.
Boudhanath Stupa: After Lunch, we continue our tour of the largest stupa in Nepal. Boudhanath is amazing and amongst the most famous tourist attraction in Kathmandu City. It is a 36-meter-high stupa and is one of the biggest stupas in South Asia. Surrounding Bouddhanath area is Souvenir shops, monasteries, stores, and restaurants.
Pashupatinath Temple: Pashupatinath is the final destination of our city tour and is the most famous Hindu temple in Nepal, probably in the world. It is one of the most sacred places for Hindu Pilgrims all around the world. The temple lies in the bank of holy Bagmati River and the main highlights of this temple is a golden pagoda tier roofs and four silver doors. You can also attend Pashupati Aarati in the evening if you’re interested.
After visiting Pashupatinath Temple, one day Kathmandu day tour is complete and we will drop to your hotel or next destination.