Leisure Holidays organize day tour around Kathmandu. This tour includes visiting different places around Kathmandu such as Kathmandu Durbar square, Buddhanath Stupa, Swyambhunath Stupa and Pasupatinath Temple. The Kathmandu Day Tours is suitable for those people who do not have long time to spend in Nepal. This tour includes most of the world heritage sites of Nepal, Traditional Nepali architecture, ancient Hindu temples and Buddha Stupa. There is not any fixed date for this tour. You can make your tour any day of the year.
Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the important historic and tourist destinations in Nepal. It Is situated in the heart of old Kathmandu City and it always impress first time visitors with its beauty. It was build during the Malla King’s time. It is listed as one of the eight Cultural World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Kathmandu Durbar Square also known as Hanuman Dhoka Square. Hanuman Dhoka Palace complex consists of a huge Royal Square exposing a tremendous variety of temples dedicated to different Hindus gods and goddess. Living goddess Kumari has her residence inside the Durbar Square. Most of the buildings we see here date from 15th to 18th century.
It is one of the world’s most glorious Buddhist Stupa, it is said to be 2000 years old. Visitors often call it "Monkey Temple", the main structure brick and clay which supports a lofty conical spire capped by a pinnacle of copper gilt. There are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha on the four sides of spire. Being situated seventy meter above the level of valley, the hill of Swayambhunath is a mosaic of small stupa and pagoda temples. Being located in the top level of valley, this place is famous for visitors for sightseeing Kathmandu velly.
Pashupatinath Temple, with its astonishing architectural beauty, stands as a symbol of faith, religion, culture and tradition. Regarded as the most sacred temple of Hindu Lord Shiva in the world . Pasupatinath temple also being the temple of Lord Shiva possessed its two-storied golden roof and silver doors and is famous for its superb architecture. The temple is situated 5 kilometer east of Kathmandu heart, on the banks of sacred Bagmati River. Only Hindu pilgrims can enter the premises of the temple. Non-Hindus can admire the beauty of the temple from the other side of the Bagmati River, on the banks of which Pashupatinath Temple stands.
Bouddhanath Stupa is the largest Stupa in Nepal and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet. It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The stupa is located in the town of Boudha, on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. After 1959, many Tibetans arrived and settled in Bouddhanath area. The stupa, a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site, is included in World Heritage Cultural site list by UNESCO.
Trip Duration: 01 Day
Best Seasons: All the Season
Trip Grade: Easy
Trip Start/End: Kathmandu
Group Size: 2-12 Pax