Spend a day exploring the historic sights of Kathmandu. Start in the morning with a short hike up the Swayambhu Nath Stupa or monkey temple where you have a commanding view of the city. The stupa itself with its golden spire dates back to the 5th century AD and is one of the most important religious sites in the city. Continue across the city to the Boudhananth Stupa a pilgrimage site for many Buddhist and a traditional stopping point for merchants plying the trade route between Nepal and Tibet. Its one of the most popular sites in the city and still houses hundreds of Tibetan merchantswho have set up shop a midst the prayer flags and tourists. Our next stop is the holy Hindu of site of Pashupatinath Temple which is really a collection of temples laid out along the Bagmati River. Sadhus or holy men can be seen in elaborate fare and cremation ceremonies along the banks of the river are common. The final stop on the trip takes us to the historic Durbar Square in the heart of the city which features a collection of ancient temples which flank the ancient royal palace.
- All Transport by AC-Vehicle
- Hotel Pick-up and Drop
- English Speaking Tour Guide
- Bottled Water and Lunch
- All Entrance Fees to Attractions