Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath tour discover the Hindu and Buddhist sites around Kathmandu valley. Learn and explore the three legendary places of Kathmandu. This is private as well as group joining tour.
Boudhanath is one of the largest unique structure stupas in the world. This place is rich in Buddhist symbolism and Tibetan culture. It looks like a giant mandala and diagram of the Buddhist cosmos.
Pashupatinath is a holy shrine of Hindu. It is famous and scared temple locates in Kathmandu on the bank of Bagmati river. You can see the cremation of human bodies as well as insight various temple nearby.
Swayambhunath is an ancient religious site for both Hindu and Buddhist lies on the top hill of Kathmandu Valley. It is an excellent place to view the Kathmandu city.
Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath tour is one of the best day tour of Kathmandu. Car and drive will pick up and drip you at your hotel. There will also an English speaking guide during the trip.
First, we drive to Pashupatinath temple. Only Hindus are allow to go inside temple, even visitors can clearly see the temple from the eastern bank of the Bagmati river. After this we drive to Boudha, the sacred sites for Buddhism, and walk around there. Lunch and after this we drive to Swayambhunath,one of the oldest Buddhist shrine of Nepal. You can view the kathmandu valley and sunset.
This tour highly recommedsf for family, young couples and group of friend at any time of the year is perfect. We are here for your kind help 24 hours a day and 7 days in a week. Hurry up to book it now. Booking will be first come first service basis.
Full day Sightseeing BB Plan-Breakfast Standard Accommodation hotel in Kathmandu
Receive you at your hotel and drive to visit Boudhnath, one of the largest stupas of its kind in the world. It stands with four pairs of eyes in the four cardinal directions, keeping watch for righteous behavior and human prosperity. It is built on an octagonal base inset with prayer wheels. There you could see the Tibetan and the Sherpa Buddhism and culture.
After the visit of Boudhanath Stupa, we drive to visit Pashupatinath Temple one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world. The richly ornamented pagoda houses the sacred linga, or phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. It stands as a symbol of unity bringing together the different sects of Hinduism under a single fold. It is situated on the bank of the sacred Bagmati River. Please note that non-Hindus are not permitted to enter, but can view the temple from a special vantage point. Devotees can be seen taking ritual dips in the holy Bagmati River, a sacred place of cremation and where thousands of pilgrims from all over the world come to pay their respects. This temple is also known as 'The Temple of Living Beings, and the presiding deity here is Shiva. There you can see dead body creamation and the holymen Sadhus.
Next sightseeing in Swoyambhunath is also popularly known as Monkey temple. From name it is clear that you will find a lot monkeys at temple. Swoyambhu Nath has religious importance for both Buddhist and Hindus. You can visit Hindu temples Harati temple and Saraswati temple and see Buddhist shrines and stupas. It offers majestic view of entire Kathmandu Valley.
Full fledged Cost
- Airport transfer - hotel/airport/hotel
- Twin sharing standard hotel accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu before and after trek we can book only on your request.
- Private vehicles transportation service for all tour destination
- Entrance fee in sightseeing area
- English Speaking guide and all his expenses like salary & allowance.
- All government taxes, vat, company service charge.
What's not included?
- Lunch & Dinner
- Travel Insurance in case of emergency for rescue and other medication.
- Nepal visa fee
- All kind of hot and cold drinks - coke, fanta, beer, whisky, bottle of water, hot water, tea, coffee etc.
- Tips for guide and porter
- Personal expenses like wifi, hot shower, telephone, battery charge fee.
- All the cost not mention on above cost includes.
Yes, you can get on arrival tourist visa at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Most of people can obtain visa on entry to Nepal. There are some countries visa will needed to be organize prior to travelling. $25 for 15 days of visa from the date of issue, $40 for 30days and 100US$ for 90 days tourist visa. You need two photos.
You can apply online visa from 1st of March(http://www.online.nepalimmigration.gov.np/).
Yes, our agency airport representative will pick you up from airport. We will be displaying name card of Mission Eco Trek with your name on it. and when you finished you trip we will drop you to airport. Pick up and drop is complimentary from our company.
Autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May), these are the best season to go on a trek. But according to the will of the traveler, the visiting and travelling in Nepal can be managed. Travelling in Nepal should be done during the summer time or September to November and March to May at the low lands can be done at throughout the year.
The travelling at the different parts of Nepal will be different according to the distance of the travelling destinations. Generally, there are different places where one can go for short and long travelling takes generally about 1 day or more week also.
While travelling in Nepal, meals are prepared good quality standards of hygiene, fruit and vegetable soaked . The food along the trail will be simple and a mix of local and international cuisine. If the traveler is camping , then they will mainly be served with the local foods of Nepal and as well as continental and western foods. In Kathmandu you will find meals in good quality tourist restaurants. Most of hotel serve good quality meal & filter water which is safe. It is possible to buy the bottle of mineral water in the trip.
While visiting to Nepal, tour guides is almost mandatory to travel in Nepal for everyone. When you hired one your trip will lot more informative and memorable. You get lots of knowledge about country. But if the traveler is well experienced and have visited at different places of Nepal many times then s/he may not need the tour guides. But tour guide can play big role to make your travel. They will provide informative information about the destination along with its surroundings. Similarly, if any problems will arise during the travel, then the guides will solve it easily and it will be rather difficult for the traveler themselves to solve them.
Yes, Nepal is safe to Travel. Safety during the trekking or travel in Nepal is one of the prime concerns that every trekker or traveler want to know. In the past, Nepal has experienced political unrest, however since November of 2006, the signed Nepal Peace Agreement, between the Government of Nepal and the Nepal Communist Party (Maoists) has brought this unrest to a close. but now there is the situation of peace and tranquility in the field of trekking as well as in whole Nepal.
Besides, the trekking stakeholders in Nepal are also forwarding several steps for the safety of the trekkers. Now after election democratic parties will lead the government and rule the nation that’s why the huge possibility has seen in safety. Yes, there are pick pockets here, as you find in other countries so keep your belongings safe at all times. You need to take usual precautions as you would traveling anywhere in the world.
If someone get sick in the group, a fellow trekker in the group has to descend, then a porter/assistant guide would go with them. So the person descending would be well looked after and it would not impact on the rest of the group's experience. Emergencies are dealt with by the guide and depending on the severity.
Our Guides carry a comprehensive medical kit. But you should bring your own personal kit and carry it with you when on the trek. It should contain antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, headache pills, diarrhoea treatment, re-hydration salts eg Dioralite, Lemsip, plasters and Compede for blisters.
The hotel in Kathmandu provides the free storage services. So you can leave all your items that are not required for the trekking at your hotel or you can leave in our office too.
This is a difficult thing to gauge. We have seen everything from USD 20 to USD 1000 per person for guides and porters. Tipping is not required, but a small gesture of thanks to your guides and local porters. The level of the tip should reflect the level of satisfaction from and personal involvement with your guide. However, we recommend you to spend minimum 10% of your total trip cost for tipping entire local staffs, the ratio of tipping guide and porter will be given to you at the pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu before starting the trek.
Yes, all our trips are guaranteed to run. We never cancel the trip due to not having enough participants; we can arrange the trip for one person as well as a private trip at very minimum additional cost. Please inquire about this during the time of booking.
According to thee size of your groups, it differs. The vehicles will be small and light so that it can be handled easily and safely through the narrow roads of Nepal. It can be a car, minibus, land cruiser, van, Jeep.