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Full Day Kathmandu City Tour

Highlights
  • Explore the Buddhist temples of Swayambhunath and Boudhanath
  • Meet Hindu holy men and perhaps see a cremation at Pashupatinath
  • Learn about Nepalese religion, history, and culture from your private guide
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Full Day Kathmandu City Tour
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Overview
Combine the freedom of independent travel with the expertise of your own personal art historian on this private Kathmandu tour. Check off the city’s four big-ticket attractions—Durbar Square and the temples of Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, and Pashupatinath—as your guide explains their rich history and meaning. Tour includes door-to-door round-trip transfers.
What to Expect
Kathmandu city sightseeing tour trip takes you on a mystical historical places where the past is still alive in the present, where tradition tirelessly repeats itself into a culture that remains imbedded by an ancient history & culture created by the kings of past generations where religious doctrines are strictly adhered to till this very day. This city is famous for its archaeological and historical sites and boasts no less than seven World Heritage Sites, each of major cultural significance.
Visiting places during Kathmandu Day Tours
Kathmandu Durbar Square
Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the most significant Places, which listed in UNESCO World Heritage. It consists of a huge royal square including variety of temples that were made in 15th century, dedicated to different Hindu gods and goddesses. It is also known as Hanumandhoka Palace Square named after the monkey god, Hanuman.
Pashupatinath Temple
The Pashupatinath Temple sits on a sacred river on the edge of Bagmati, Central Kathmandu. Pashupatiinath Temple Burning Ghats is a celebration of Impermanence, a core concept in Hinduism. Pashupatinath, the most popular Hindu temple in Nepal, and draws numerous devotees from all over India, including many colourgful sadhus, those wandering ascetic Hindu. It is listed in UNISCO world heritage.
Bouddhanath Stupa
Boudhanath Stupa, the greatest Stupa in Nepal, lies about 7 km east of the capital. This pilgrimage site is enlisted in World Heritage Cultural site, UNESCO. The Bouddhanath Stupa, a vast dome-shaped monument representing the Mind of the Buddha, is the primary pilgrimage destination for Tantric Buddhists of the Himalayas and a major draw for Tibetan Buddhists from all over the planet. In Boudhanath Stupa, here are many monasteries and Lhosar, the Tibetan New Year festival, the most popular festival celebrated.
Swayambhunath Temple
Swayambhunath, one of oldest and most sacred religious sites, located hill top of the Kathmandu valley. It is an important pilgrimage place for many Buddhists around the world. This temple is also known as "Monkey Temple”, where one can see many monkeys around the temple. The Swayambhunath has a lofty white dome and glittering golden spire which are visible for many miles and from all sides of the Kathmandu valley. In this temple Visitors can see many structures exhibit Buddhist decorations and representations.
Reviews (5)
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Reviewed 2 July 2018
Full Day Kathmandu City Tour

I had a wonderful experience on the city tour. Lotus was my guide. He was very kind and informative. I feel like I now have a better understanding of Nepali culture thanks to his many anecdotes of the history, culture, and religion of Kathmandu.

Thank freespiritmel
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile
Great tour of KTM

The tour that was organised for me and partner was brilliant, personal and covered everything we wanted to see. It was easy to organise and a great way to see Kathmandu. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting.

Thank Liampraill
Reviewed 3 April 2018
Dream Heaven Adventure delivered once again!

I first booked a tour/ adventure with Dream Heaven Adventure in 2014, and four years later I returned to Nepal with my partner, so I got in touch with Suman (the owner) again to book a Full Day Kathmandu City Tour. Once again the tour...More

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 13 December 2017
Everest High Passes Trek, Kathmandu Valley and Pokhara 

We spent in Nepal 16 days by trekking in the Himalaya from Lukla to Everest Base Camp and over the Cho-La and Renjo-La Passes. Unfortunately because of the broken ice bridge on the Khumbu Glacier we could not go over the Kongma-La Pass. After the...More

Thank Rombur
Reviewed 22 February 2017
The best service and the best guide in Kathmandu!

I was introduced to Suman and Dream Heaven Adventure through a close friend and the service that he and his company provided certainly didn't disappoint! I only had a short time in Kathmandu during my visit to Nepal so Suman recommended seeing Nagarkot for the...More

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