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Exploring Kathmandu Sightseeing Day Tour

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Package name Exploring Kathmandu Sightseeing Day Tour
Duration 1
Max. elevation m
Level beginner
Transportation Private vehicle
Starts at Kathmandu
Ends at Kathmandu
Trip route
Cost USD 0 per person


Kathmandu Sightseeing day tour offers extraordinary tour experience in Kathmandu valley. Our guests can enjoy their valuable time to explore the medieval arts and architectures with the professional guidance of our tour guides. Among seven UNESCO listed world heritage sites in the Kathmandu valley, Kathmandu day tour includes four monumental sites of Hindu and Buddhist’s cultural heritages.

Kathmandu is full of antique religious monuments, especially of Hindu and Buddhists’. The brilliant UNESCO World Heritage Sites are the sightseeing spots in Kathmandu including the pagoda style temples and Stupas. The Kathmandu Valley is divided into three parts: Kathmandu Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath lies in Kathmandu, Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur and the Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Changu Narayan Temple in Bhaktapur. We try to comprise your interesting destinations within a single day tour itinerary. The sightseeing tour offers an opportunity to view the ancient cultural artifacts on one hand and to understand the local social-cultural lifestyles on the other.

Vertex Holiday organizes wonderful Kathmandu Sightseeing day tour packages. If you are traveling in Nepal, it is the most striking tour and your Nepal travel becomes a complete form with its magnificent offerings. Please, contact us for more details.


Trip Itinerary

Day 1 : visit- Pashpatinath temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square

Pashpatinath temple

After breakfast, drive to Pashupatinath temple. It is located on the bank of the holy Bagmati River. The rambling collection of temples, houses for old people, hermitage ashrams, images, and inscriptions have shown the rich architectural creations. The temple was established in the 15th century. Vasuki Nath temple, Unmatta Bhairav temple, Budanilkantha shrine, 184 shiva linga shrine, and others are significant.

Boudhanath Stupa

Boudhanath Stupa is located about 5 km eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. It is the biggest stupa in Nepal and a Buddhist. It is believed to have built in the 14th century in the form of giant Mandala. After the Chinese invasion in 1959, Boudhanath Stupa became a significant Tibetan Buddhist center. The prayer wheels are attached on all sides of the Stupa. The steps are regarded as the way of enlightenment.

Swayambhunath Stupa

Swayambhunath Stupa is a golden spire crowning located at the hilltop in Kathmandu. It is a mystical and historical white doom that stays glistening and can be seen from a far distance. It is a 5th-century Buddhist pilgrimage center. Swayambhu means to have self-created, which symbolizes the spiritual light and a sacred destination of getting enlightenment. Newari and Buddhism are flourished here.

Kathmandu Durbar Square

Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the chief UNESCO monumental sites in Nepal. It is also popular as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square or Banasntapur Durbar Square, which is known as the open museum. It is surrounded by the pagoda style temples, Newari arts, and crafts. Kasthamandap building of the square was built using wood from a single tree. There is an abode of Kumari, who is the living Goddess of Nepal. Kala Bhairav’s statue is another attraction of the Square.

After the tour ends, we drive back to the hotel.


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