Explore the famous cultural heritages of the Kathmandu Valley and discover the wonders of Nepal in just one day by joining this Kathmandu Sightseeing tour. With this well-prepared tour, travelers can visit and learn about the ancient history of the Boudhanath stupa, Swayambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Pashupatinath Temple in just one go. Additionally, you will get mesmerizing glimpses of the iconic historical structures and get closer to the Nepalese culture.
Join this private, full-day tour to experience the highlights of Kathmandu. During the tour, you will see many of the top attractions such as the following:Boudhanath Stupa -
Located 3 miles (5km) northeast of the central Kathmandu city, the Boudhanath stupa is 390 feet (120 meters) in diameter and is considered one of the largest Buddhist stupas in the world. This stupa has an immense cultural and religious importance and a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979.
Kathmandu Durbar Square -
The Kathmandu Durbar Square, an ancient palace, is one of the most noteworthy places in the Kathmandu valley. Here, you can also explore the bustling Basantapur area and the iconic stature of the Kasthamandap which is also one of the oldest surviving buildings in the valley to date.
Swayambhunath Temple -
Often referred to as “The Monkey Temple,” the Swayambhunath Temple is one of the most historically lingering religious sites in Nepal. Situated west of central Kathmandu, it is constructed atop a hill with numerous steps leading towards the central part of the temple. The main highlight is the clear panoramic view of the entire Kathmandu valley along with the huge wall of hills surrounding it, which can’t be seen from anywhere else.
Pashupatinath Temple -
Pashupatinath Temple, is considered to be the holiest Hindu shrine in Nepal. Constructed in the early 5th century, the Pashupatinath Temple is a religious mecca where travelers can gain an enormous amount of religious, cultural and spiritual experiences. Alongside that, you can observe Hindu sadhus, markets filled with people and monkeys while enjoying the harmonic presence of exotic cultural significance.