Kathmandu Valley Tour
Kathmandu is the cultural and historical center of Nepal. The Kathmandu Valley Tour explores the UNESCO World Heritage Sites which are brilliant depictions of the art, culture, and architecture of the city during its medieval ages. The tour even incorporates one of the most revered Buddhist monasteries at Namobuddha on the hill station of Dhulikhel. From the antique architectural marvel of the Newar community to the secrets of Buddhism in Swayambhunath and Boudhanath, Kathmandu is everything all at once.
Kathmandu Valley Tour Highlights
- An overview tour of the UNESCO designated sites around Kathmandu city
- A religious tour in the holy sites of Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Swayambhunath
- An architectural tour to implore the mysteries of the Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square Meditating in the serene ambiance of Namobuddha and exploring the rural life in Dhulikhel
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour Overview
The Kathmandu Valley Tour begins upon your arrival in Kathmandu. The entire tour is well facilitated by an experienced and language-versed tour guide and a private vehicle. You’ll visit a few of the major UNESCO World Heritage Sites located in the different parts of Kathmandu valley. The tour begins with a visit to the Kathmandu Durbar Square, which consists of multiple palace courtyards, 10th Century palaces, numerous Hindu temples, and street shops.
Afterward, you’ll advance to Swayambhunath, a revered Buddhist stupa located atop a hill. The Hindu temple of Pashupatinath and the Buddhist stupa of Boudhanath are the other two major UNESCO heritage sites you’ll visit before conceding the day. Day two will take you to the neighboring cities of Bhaktapur and Patan. Patan is the largest among the three cities in the Kathmandu valley. The Patan Durbar Square is home to numerous stupas, temples, an age-old royal palace, and traditional brick-roofed houses. After exploring Patan, you’ll embark on a tour to Bhaktapur.
Here, you’ll get to witness the age-old Fifty-five Windowed Palace, the Five Storied Temple (Nyatapola), Dattatreya Temple, Taleju Temple, and the famous Pottery Square within the Bhaktapur Durbar Square. The last leg of the tour takes you 42.6 km southeast to Namobuddha Stupa via Dhulikhel. Namobuddha is one of the major Buddhist cultural sites located inside Kathmandu valley. The tour concedes with your return to the hotel. Kathmandu Valley Tour remains accessible throughout the year.
Nepal Treks conducts various trips and travel packages across Nepal. We are concerned about the safety and well-being of our clients on the trips. We also provide quality services of transportation and accommodation along with experienced guides for the trips.