8 hours Kathmandu valley day tour commence Bouddhanath stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath stupa and Kathmandu durbar square.
The day excursion presents deeply about the Nepal history including cultural, history and fascinate religious sites of the Kathmandu. Kathmandu also the religious miscellany of Nepal where can sights Christianity, Muslim, Hindus, Kiranti Mundhum etc.
We starts cultural day trip from must enthrall places of Hindu "Pashupatinath temple" which is few miles east of Kathmandu on bank of hoy Bagmati river. Two-storey Pagoda style Pashupatinath temple is main shrine in the Pashupatinath complex where non-Hindus are not allow to enter. The temple territory have four face Shiva statue, Nandi (gold painted bull), 1025 Shiva Linga, and several iconic statue of goddess and god. Right aside of the river can witness traditional cremate must probably entire day. The Sadhus are also corner of the complex with ash smear on the face with yogi's dresses. Another beautiful Guheswari temple also in the complex where can sights the traditional Nepalese wedding most of the times. Now drive resume and continues to Bouddhanath stupa further east which is Buddhist territory with numerous beautiful monasteries in the Kathmandu valley. The 13 level spire white dome stupa is the acmes of the Boudha. In the evening and morning sights traditional Buddhist prostration bottom of the largest Buddhist stupa. Now drive towards to Swayambhunath temple, the complex blend of Hinduism and Buddhism with uncounted Buddhist Chaityas. Believed to be first places found in the valley in the midst of the pond. The golden gilded dome with Buddha eyes is the attraction the Swayambhunath also offers striking view of smoky Kathmandu valley with towering Himalayan range. Kathmandu durbar square is wide-ranging complex of the Newari architecture with stone-sculpture. The town believed to be existed in Malla dynasty then became Royal palace then several year king has been crowned and legitimized. The 2015 earthquake destroyed few monuments and temple across the complex and renovation is continuing. Living goddess "Kumari" the Newari architecture carved on the temple and images of the goddess/god are the highlights of the Kathmandu.
- Private cultural/historical tour guide
- Entrance fees of monuments/temple
- Private A/C car/jeep/bus depend on group size