Kathmandu City Tour
Kathmandu City Tour is one of the most popular sightseeing tours. It explores the beauty of the valley and provides travelers with the opportunity of getting insight information about the unique blend of traditional and modern lifestyle. Founded around 723 AD, Kathmandu opened up to the foreigners in the mid-1950s which led the tremendous growth of tourism in the capital city transformed itself as Mecca for trekkers and nirvana for hippies in the 1960s and till 1970s. A fascinating old city with a well-preserved reminiscence of ancient heritages such as Royal palaces, courtyards, temples and other heritages having its root back to the Malla, Lichhavi and Shah eras. The other neighboring cities of Bhaktapur and Patan also stand shoulder to shoulder in terms of heritage, cultural diversity and richness. These trio cities of Kathmandu valley make an excellent region for City Tour in Kathmandu valley.
Besides the cobbled streets, narrow lanes, carved doors and windows, stone shrines and monuments, a charming blend of religious harmony and amazing experiences, Kathmandu City Tour explores the ancient heritages listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. This tour explores the sacred holy temple of Pashupatinath, the epitome of Hindu faith of followers around the world. The other heritages are the Buddhist pilgrimages of Swayambhunath Stupa, the 14th century stupa, which is also known as the Monkey Temple among the foreigners. Similarly, the other attraction is Boudhanath Stupa, the largest stupas of its kind are the other star attractions in this city Tour. The Royal Palaces in the Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur and Bhaktapur Durbar Square in Bhaktapur mesmerizes tourists with its ornate architectures, carvings and other heritages. Surrounded by green hills and the views of snowcapped mountains in distance add beauty and elegance to the enchanting aura of historic and holistic places.
Kathmandu city is the pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists followers. And also, it’s the center of attraction for all the tourists leaving for Annapurna or Everest Trekking in Nepal. Join the City Tour to explore the experience that can’t be described with words, with a local expert tour guide who shall provide all the necessary information to you during the tour
Duration of trip: Full day tour Departure time: 09:00 am. From your hotel after an interaction with the tour guide. Activity and attractions: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swyambhunath Stupa (Monkey Tempe), Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupati Nath Temple Return point: Drop to Hotel at around 17:00 pm.
- Pick up and drop off in Hotel
- All necessary permits and entrance fee
- English speaking Tour Guide
- Hotel in Kathmandu
- Items of personal expenses
- Nepal entry visa fees
- Tips for guide, driver
#Note above day to day itinerary. May be change depending on weather and flight.