Kathmandu Day Tour 1
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Overview

For Kathmandu Day Tour, you will be picked up from your hotel in a car or vehicle in the morning and will take you to Kathmandu Durbar Square. It is the home of living goddess, Kumari, above 60 temples, palace and museum. The Durbar Square presents you the unique chance to witness the history, culture and architectural attractions built during the rule of Malla dynasty in Nepal. Our expert local guides will give you the detailed presentations on the effect of April 2015 earthquake on these landmark buildings and monuments. Off the bite, the famous hippie destination of the late 60s and early 70s, Freak Street as it is popularly famous among tourists would be the fascinating experience to make. You will be amazed that the marijuana was legal in this part of the square at that time. The giant idol of Kal Bhairav, the God of wrath would make your camera lens busy as ever. You will witness the city’s social, religious and political focal point in Kathmandu Durbar Square.  The capital city of Nepal i.e. Kathmandu is actually derived from the temple Kasthamandap which is supposed to have been built from the wood of single tree will spark your spiritual soul.

Swayambhunath

Another Kathmandu Day Tour main attraction point is Swayambhunath temple which is often called as the Monkey Temple. Swayambhunath temple is the symbol of harmony between Hindu and Buddhists as it is equally worshipped by both followers. The majestic Stupa lies at the top of the hill from where the picturesque view of Kathmandu Valley can be seen in a 360-degree angle. It is believed that the temple emerged automatically once the water in the valley was diverted by Manjushree. Moreover, After this majestic sightseeing experience, you will be taken to Boudhanath Temple. This Tibetan origin temple is the holy destination of the Buddhists followers; however, the unique design and the décor of the temple make this place the site to visit for each and every person. It is recommended to visit these two Buddhists Temples in the evening time. The incense and prayer candles lit up the temple magnificently.

Pashupatinath

Finally, you will be taken to another UNESCO designated heritage site, Pashupatinath. Without sightseeing, this place Kathmandu Day tour is not complete. This temple is the holy deity of the Hindu. The cremation process of Hindu could be a new experience for you. Along with this experience, the “Jyotirlinga” resemblance of Lord Shiva ignites your spirituality and purity. The architectural design, Hindu rituals and many religions. Historical monuments along with their excellent descriptions by our trip guide will make your trip a resourceful one.  After this, you will be taken to your hotel in a car or a vehicle.

Hence, Witness the culture, tradition and history of Kathmandu through this Kathmandu Day tour.

 

Kathmandu Day Tour Itinerary & Other Details

Day 1: Pick up from Tribhuvan International Airport or Buspark and overnight at hotel

Day 2: Full Day Kathmandu Sightseeing

Day 3: Departure at your destination after breakfast at hotel


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Day 01

Kathmandu Arrival

Our company representative hearty welcomes you at Tribhuvan International Airport or Bus Park and departs you at your pre-booked hotel. If you arrived before 6 PM at your hotel, our tour guide provides little information about your tomorrow’s program. Otherwise, Tour guide provides information at the time of breakfast.

Day 02

Full Day Kathmandu Sightseeing

Pashupatinath Temple:
After breakfast drive to Pashupatinath Hindu Temple, 28 kilometre North-west from Nagarkot is the holiest of all the Shiva shrines in Nepal and is the above of Lord Pashupatinath, the guardian spirit of Nepal. The temple of Pashupatinath is a large double-roofed pagoda of brass and gilt; the gateway is plated with silver. It stands on the western bank of the Bagmati about five-kilometer northeast of Kathmandu and contains the sacred Linga of Lord Shiva. Before the temple stands an enormous gift figure of the bull Nandi, the mount of Shiva, flanked by a golden trident. There is a crematorium outside the temple by the side of the wide but narrow river and the wood environments are dotted with small monuments. On the occurrence of the yearly festival of Maha Shivaratri (February/March), the temple is visited by thousand of believers including a large number of pilgrims from Nepal and India. The temple is also the site of a number of other festival and ritual taking place throughout the year.

Bouddhanath:
This Colossal Stupa, one of the biggest in the world, is situated 2 kilometres north from Pashupatinath. The splendid some of Bouddhanath Stupa is approximately 120 ft in diameter, 1hec in width and 43m in height. Its straightforwardness of form is its principal feature, unique amongst massive Stupas in the valley in its lack of the attached five shrines of the Buddha. Some believe it characterises fat Adibuddha (Half Buddha), the first or Primitive Buddha, free of conceptual releases. Only the steps built into it on the north side, seemingly the ladder that Sakyamuni ascended into Tushita heaven, berks its regularity. A thick layer of whitewash coast the dome and the form of a double lotus depicted in saffron water paints it. This can be supported on various promising dates and is also done annually on Dashain Purne (Full Moon at the time of Dashain) occurring on the Full Moon in September by the Bouddhanath Area Development Committee. Bouddhanath the dome, is an adds terrace with a remarkable 108 niches filed with stone sculptured deities of the Nyingmapa School's pantheon. They replace the usual five Buddha shrines in defining the content of the Stupa-Mandala, these images were almost certainly commissioned all at once by Sakya Zangpo in the 16th century when the present Stupa was built or thereafter. On the top of the Stupa, there are five symbols of Water, Ether, air, fire, and earth.

Swyambhunath (Monkey Temple)
It lies on 10 KM west from Bauddanath Stupa. It is said to be two thousand years old, making it one of the world's oldest and glorious Buddhist charities. The Chaitys (Stupa) which forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of brick and earth supporting a lofty conical spire capped by panicle of gilt copper. Painted on the four-sided base of the spire are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. It stands a hill as Stupa style.

Day 03

Departure

Departure for your destination after breakfast at hotel

Includes

  • Experienced Tour Guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • Vehicle
  • Applicable Government Tax and Comapny service charge

Excludes

  • International Air Fare
  • Visa Fee
  • Lunch and Dinner
  • Tipping for Guide and Driver
  • Drinking Water, Bar Bill, personal expenses and all cost which does not cost includes part
 

Trip Facts

Destination:Nepal
Duration:3 Days
Group Size:any
Arrival on:Kathmandu
Departure:Kathmandu
Difficulty:Easy
Accomodation:Three star category hotel
Meals:Bed and Breakfast

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