Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. There are several historical sites which are enlisted as UNESCO world heritage site.Some major enlisted sites are Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath, Bauddhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Pashupatinath temple is the oldest Hindu temple and its existence dates back to 400 A.D. This temple is one of the most significant Hindu temples of Shiva in the world and it is located in the eastern part of Kathmandu and is at beside the sacred Bagmati River which is the holiest place in Nepal.
Swayambhunath which is also known as a Monkey Temple is an ancient religious complex that is at the top of a hill in the west side of the Kathmandu Valley Its lofty white dome and glittering golden spire are visible from many miles and from all sides of the valley.
Boudhanath Stupa is the one of the largest stupas in South Asia and it was built on an ancient trade route to Tibet. Boudhanath is the holiest Tibeatan Buddhist temple outside the Tibet. It is located about 5km northeast side of central Kathmandu. Here the main Stupa is built in Nepali Buddhist style and several other Tibetan Monasteries built by Tibeatan merchants can be seen around the area.
Most of the cultural centers of Nepal are concentrated around Kathmandu valley, among those cultural sites, the important one is Kathmandu Durbar Square. This place is Located at the heart of Kathmandu and there are several Hindu and Buddhist temples in the area. Most of them are built in the pagoda style embellished with intricately carved exteriors as well as most of the buildings we see here date from 15th to 18th century.
Every Day Departure
Departure time: Pick up @9am from hotel by private vehicle
Activity: Sightseeing of the Pashuapati, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Kathmandu Durbar
Returning time: Tour ends @5 pm in Kathmandu Durbar Square and drop off to hotel