Highlights / General details
This one day tour to Kathmandu valley will give you immense satisfaction with its unique cultural and the importance it possess. We have planned this trip for you in such ways that you get chance to visit all those cultural world heritage sites that is in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu Durbar Square (World Heritage Site):
This complex of palaces, courtyards and temples, built between the 12th and 18th centuries, used to be the seat of the ancient Malla kings of Kathmandu. There are also three museums inside the palace building.
Swoyambhunath Stupa - The Monkey Temple (World Heritage Site):
You can watch over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. Swoyambhu is also known as Samhengu and the Monkey temple because of the countless monkeys living in the premises.
Pashupatinath Temple (World Heritage Site):
Pashupatinath is one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world and lies 5kms east of the city center. The richly-ornamented pagoda houses the sacred Linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva.
It is 2500 years old Buddhist stupa in the Valley built in 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people and their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels.
Ason is a very popular and crowded local market in Kathmandu. It is inhabited by mainly Newar people (indigenous people of Kathmandu). Meanwhile, people from all over the nation and even foreigners are regular customers and visitors there.
Hotel pick up & drop off by tourist vehicle; Air-conditioned private tourist vehicle; English Speaking Hostess; All permits and entrance fees along with governmental taxes; Official expense.
Alcoholic drinks and cold drinks; Items of a personal nature; Tips for Hostess and Driver (Tipping is expected).
Hours of operation
Tour is available daily and departs on request.
Trip Start & End: From your hotel.
Trip Difficulty: Easy.