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4 Unesco World Heritage Sites Tour

4 Unesco World Heritage Sites Tour

World Heritage Site Tour in Kathmandu

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Nepal is a great destination to travel to because of its natural and cultural aspects. And Kathmandu valley is a perfect place to get introduced to Nepali culture. This one-day 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour in Kathmandu provides a close glimpse of Nepal, showcasing its rich culture that will take you back in time through its architectural marvels.

Kathmandu valley alone houses seven out of ten UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Nepal. The tour takes you to four of the seven World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, including Swayambunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

Swaymbhunath is a religious complex standing on the top of a hill. It consists of several Hindu and Buddhist shrines, popularly known amongst foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. This temple is one of the oldest monuments in Nepal and holds great cultural, historical, and religious value.

Bouddhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world, built on the ancient trade route to Tibet. There are several Tibetan monasteries around the stupa. Buddhist people believe that the relics of Kashyapa Buddha were enshrined in the dome of this stupa. This great stupa is known as the mind nature of Buddha of the past, present & future.

Pashupatinath Temple, situated on the banks of the Bagmati river, is one of the most sacred Hindu temples in Nepal. The temple area is full of other smaller temples of numerous Hindu deities. Thousands of pilgrims from Nepal and India visit this temple.

Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the three Durbar squares in Kathmandu valley. Kathmandu Durbar Square showcases Nepalese art and architecture at its best. The durbar square area consists of cultural and traditional temples with ancient Newari art and architecture.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour in Kathmandu Valley.
  • Experience the culture, tradition, and unique lifestyles of the ethnic people.
  • Visit Basantapur Durbar Square and witness the Living Goddess Kumari.
  • Explore Swayambhu and Boudanath stupa that reflects the traditional Buddhist culture & rituals.
  • Visit the famous Pashupatinath temple and Hindu cremation center.

Brief Itinerary

Our guide will pick you up from your hotel in Kathmandu and drive north to Swayambunath Stupa. Swayambhunath provides the most spectacular view of the Kathmandu valley. After spending some time here, we drive east to visit the Boudhanath stupa. A short distance from here lies the Pashupatinath temple, one of the holiest Hindu temples in Nepal. Visit around the Pashupatinath temple and drive to Kathmandu Durbar Square. Kathmandu Durbar Square showcases typical Nepalese art and architecture.

Included
 • All transfers by private vehicle as per itinerary.
 • English speaking local tour guide.
 • Sightseeing and monument entry fee as per itinerary.

Not Included
• Any meal or beverages.
• Tips and gratuity.

  • Trip Price From US$ 45