7 Wonders of Kathmandu Valley - 5 Days

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This tour revolves around the ancient city of Kathmandu valley which is famous for ancient temples, historical monuments and religious places.  Kathmandu Valley is a historical and architectural point of Nepal. Although small in size, Kathmandu Valley has some beautiful historical places listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. During this tour you will be visiting 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu valley which is also called 7 wonders of Kathmandu Valley. This tour takes you to the ancient historical palaces which have some beautiful architecture and the wood work, 14th century Buddhist Monastery largest in Nepal. You will be walking through old narrow lanes, visiting local market and chance to see the old carved house.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Newari culture
  • Typical local markets

FACT FILE:

  • Area : Kathmandu Valley
  • Season : All Months
  • Activities : Cultural Tours
  • Elevation : 1,600m

Day 1
Arrival

Upon arrival you will be warmly greeted by our representatives in the airport and takes you to your designated hotel. Before check in short briefing session will be arranged.

Overnight at hotel

Day 2
Visit Swyambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square

After breakfast today we will be visiting to the world’s most glorious Buddhist Chaitya Swayambhunath. Built in 250 BC and known to be the oldest in Nepal, this stupa displays typical Buddhist architecture located in the small hill inside Kathmandu Valley. The vicinity of the Swayambunath stupa is surrounded by hundreds of other Buddhist shrines all around.

Then we drive to Kathmandu Durbar Square situated in the heart of the city. This ancient palace is also known as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar. This palace is named after Hanuman, the monkey god, as a stone statue of Hanuman is placed right next to the main entrance protecting the whole palace.

From here we walk through typical Nepali markets to busy touristic Thamel Area.

Day 3
Visit to Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Patan Durbar Square

After breakfast today we drive to Boudhanath Stupa an ancient colossal stupa built during the 5th century. This is one of the biggest stupa in the world and is the center of world Tibetan Buddhism.

Then we visit to Pashupatinath Temple, a two tiered golden roof and silver door temple which is considered one of the four most important religious sites in Asia for devotees of Shiva. Number of temples, ashrams, images and inscriptions are built here. This is a temple of Lord Shiva and the largest temple complex in Nepal.

After then we drive to Patan Durbar Square which is also known Lalitpur which means “City of Beauty”. Patan is a city of fine metal works and countless festivals.

Overnight at hotel

Day 4
Changunarayan and Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Today we will drive to Changunarayan Temple which is a living museum of carvings from the Lichhavi period. The temple is a double-roofed dedicated to Lord Vishnu as Narayan.

And then we drive to the Bhaktapur – city of devotee and the home of traditional art and architecture, magnificent windows, pottery and so on.

Overnight at hotel

Day 5
Departure

As per the flight schedule we will transfer you to the Airport for your flight back home.

COST INCLUDES

  • Hotel Accommodation during stay on B&B basis
  • Sightseeing tour as stated above
  • Private AC Vehicle during the tour
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee during the sightseeing tour
  • Arrival/Departure transfers

COST EXCLUDES

  • Nepali entry visa @ US $ 30.- net per person for 15 days can be obtained at Tribhuvan International airport. Passport needs to be atleast 6 months valid on the day of departure from Nepal, 01 Passport size photograph and visa fee needs to be paid cash in US DOLLAR ( Price can be change without any prior notice)
  • Meals - Lunch and Dinner
  • Your personal gears for travelling

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