Kathmandu city sightseeing tour is a popular day tour in Kathmandu. Day city tour explores the world's UNESCO heritage sites. Kathmandu day tour focus on cultures, religions, history and Nepalese lifestyles. Kathmandu sightseeing tour visits the important historical and heritage sites of Kathmandu valley. Includes Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath stuap, Pashupatinath temple and Bouddhanath Stupa. These are the four landmark sites of Kathmandu.
So, Kathmandu Durbar Square is an old heritage sites. You can see rich Nepali culture and architecture, and also home to the living goddess Kumari. On the walking tour, we visit Kastamandap Temple, Kumari temple and different courtyard inside Hanuman Dhoka palace square. Also the the famous Taleju temple, and famous freak street and Basantapur square is for shopping. Thus, Kathmandu city sightseeing tour is a perfect way to spend a free day in Kathmandu.
Similarly, Swayambhunath is an old Buddhist religious sites with four mystical eyes of Buddha and four directions in the dome. It lies on hilltop with fabulous Panoramic views of Kathmandu valley and green hills. You can view high snow-capped mountains if the whether is clear. Hence the temple also known as Monkey Temple.
Pashupatinath is also an important pilgrimge site for the Hindus. Non-Hindu tourists does not allow to go inside the main temple. However you can visit the surrounding shrines and also view the temple from a nearby spot. It lies in the banks of holy Bagmati river. The main temple is a golden pagoda tier roofs and four silver doors. There you can see dead body cremation and the holy mean Sadhus.
Bouddhanath also known as a little Tibet in Kathmandu due to strong Tibetan influence culture, traditions and religion. It is a vast white dome with a low tier from where one can walk up near the top. Thus, Bouddhanath area is surrounded by souvenir shops, restaurants and monasteries. You can experience nightlife with Tibetan tea in the evening.
Why Kathmandu City Sightseeing Tour
- Personalized attention from a tour guide
- Round-trip transportation by private vehicle
- Comprehensive tour of Kathmandu highlights
- Bottled water to stay hydrated during the journey
Day 01Kathmandu City Tour
Full day sightseeing BB Meal- Breakfast and Accommodation Standard Accommodation Hotel in Kathmandu
After breakfast, you will pick up and head for city tour of Kathmandu. First you will head towards Kathmandu Durbar Square, which was constructed in the 12th century. This ancient royal palace has numerous temples, the house of living goddess (Kumari), Kasthamandap (House of Wood), and the ancient museum of Nepal. Afterward you will visit the holiest of Buddhist and hindu sites, Swoyambhunath Stupa. Around the Swoyambhunath, you will observe the chaityas, Harati temple and other many. Then you will move towards the holiest Hindu pilgrimage site Pashupatinath on the bank of Bagmati river. You will observe the human cremation system acticities. Next final destination is Bouddhanath one of the biggest stupa of the world. Later you will drop off to your hotel.
Pick up from & drop off Hotel by private car
An experienced, helpful and friendly English speaking Guide
Bottled mineral water for drinking.
All government taxes and official expenses.
What's not included?
All monuments entrance fees (Around USD 25)
Personal expenses-Lunch and drinks
Tips for the guide & driver