Kathmandu Valley Day Tour
Duration : 3 day(s)
Bhakatapur, the city examples of wood carving and ChaguNarayan, 5 hours, cost starting from US $ 85.
Tour starts: Everyday 9.30 Am from in front of the Himalayan Bank, Tridevi Marg, Thamel.
Area covered: Bhaktapur and Chgau-Narayan.
Bhaktapur, meaning the city of devotees was founded by King Ananda Dev in 1197 AD, listed UNESCO World Heritages site, locally known as Bhadgaon. In the Durbar square has many monuments including Pagodas, Shikara style monuments, courtyards and Buddhist Shrines, Hindus Temples and Monasteries.
Chgagunarayan , the temple of Lord Vishnu, is situated on the beautiful hill top that provides amazing views of Kathamndu valley. The temple is full of magnificent art works in metal and wood.
Patan, the city art and beauty and Khokana , 5 hours, cost starting from US $ 85.
Tour starts: Everyday 8.30 Am from in front of the Himalayan Bank, Tridevi Marg, Thamel.
Area covered: Patan Durbar square and Khokana valley.
Patan also known as Latlitpur means the city of arts and beauty. It is sitituated across the Bagmati River, 5 km south of Kathmandu city center. It was founded in 3rd century AD by King Vera Dev. Most of the monuments in this square date back to the medieval Malla period from 16th to 18th century,
Khokana is a beautiful traditional Newari town. Explore Temple of Karyabinayak and Red Mhachindara Nanth , traditional life style of countryside people and agriculture terrace.
Pasupatinanth Temple and Boudhananth Stupa- 4 hours, cost starting from US $ 35.
Tour starts: Everyday 1.30PM from in front of the Himalayan Bank, Tridevi Marg, Thamel.
Area covered: Pasupatinanth Temple, Boudhananth and Kopan Monastery.
Pasupatinath literally means" Lord of Animals" and famous Shrines for Hindus devotees. Two storied golden roofed pagoda style Temple has four silver doors, en-route visit Boudhananth, the largest Stupa in South Asia. In surrounding area can experience lifestyles of Tibetan People and monks, and then drive to Kopan Monastery.
Kathmandu Durbar-square and Swyambhu Nanth- 4 hours, cost starting from US $ 95.
Tour starts: Everyday 2.00 PM from in front of the Himalayan Bank, Tridevi Marg, Thamel.
Area covered: Kathmandu Durbar square and Swayambhunanth
Kathmandu Durbar-Square, situated in the heart of the Kathmandu city, it is also called Hanuman –Dhoka- an ancient residence of King. This entire Royal Palace complex is full of historical monuments, Stone statue of Hanuman and next to the Golden Gate of the Palace, the powerful Protector of the entire Durbar-Square. Visit Taleju Temple, the tallest temples of Powerful Goddess, Lord Krishna Temple which was built in 1649 AD by Kind Pratap Malla on memory of his favorite two dead Queens, Jagannath Temple, and a famous for erotic arts. Visit huge stone statue of Kalbhairab, a ferocious form of Lord Shiva, Living Goddess Temple and Kasthamandap which built on 12th century by wood of single tree, hence Kathmandu obtains its name from this historic building.
Then drive to Swayambhu Nath Stupa, situated on a hillock, it provides incredible Views of Kathmandu valley and Himalayan ranges. The tradition in the Stupa follows the Vjrayana form of Buddhism which is a tantric variation of the Mahayana Buddhism (the great vehicle).
Daskhinkali and Shesh Narayan- 5 hours, cost starting from US $ 70
Tour starts: Everyday 8 00 AM from in front of the Himalayan Bank, Tridevi Marg, Thamel
Area covered: Daskhinkali , Shesh Narayan and Chobar Gorge.
The temple of Dakshinkali is dedicated to the ferocious mother goddess who has much energy and power. It is said that she gives strong will power and energy to those who come to her and she loves sacrifices. The Temple is tantric in nature and is a favorite worship place of the Hindus. The temple of Sesh Naryarayan represents one of the four Narayan of the kathmandu valley. The other three Narayans are Changu Narayan, Visankhu Narayan and Inchangu Narayan. Chobhar is a famous place for its gorge from which the waters of the Kathmandu valley drain to the south.
- English speaking tour/trekking guide, and private land transport as per itinerary.
- All kind of personal nature expenses such as liquor, laundry charges, telephone calls, tips, airport tax etc.
Activities : Tour/Hiking
Trip Duration : 3 Days
Accommodation : 4/3 star hotel
Meals : Breakfast and Lunch with tea/coffee
Transportation : Car/ Van/ Taxi
Group Size : 2-12 people