Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour Trip Fact


11/12 Hours

Trip Grade



Cultural Sightseeing



Group Size

min:2 / Ma:15


Private Vehicles(car/Bus)

Best Season

All Time

Trip Overview

Kathmandu Valley Tour is a popular sightseeing tour that takes place around the Kathmandu Valley. This tour takes you an interest in exploring the ancient monuments, Temples, palaces, and streets that pass through historical and world heritage sites which is the rich culture and lifestyle of the native (Newar) people of Kathmandu.

Kathmandu Valley sightseeing Tour exploring the three ancient cities of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan. The artistically built temples and palaces, delicately engraved stone and metal images, carved wooden columns and pillars, and history-laden shrines and chaityas of these three historical cities stand testimony to the excellence in art and architecture during the medieval period.

Kathmandu city Tour can be done a half day or full day(5/6 hrs.) for a traveler’s requirement, for half day tour can explore two places, and full day Tour can explore four UNESCO World Heritage sites which are Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath(Monkey Temple), Pashupatinath Temple(cremation place), Kathmandu Durbar Square. The main attractions in the Kathmandu Durbar square are the Living Goddess (Kumari Ghar), the ferocious Kal Bhairav, the red monkey god, Kasthamandap (built by a single tree), Tribhuvan Museum that carries the mementos of different Shah Kings.

Patan Sightseeing Tour:

Patan city is close to Kathmandu located south of Kathmandu and on the other side of Bagmati River, which is famous for its historical and cultural area with old palace buildings, and artistic courtyard. Patan Durbar Square’s main attractions are the old Palace area with a courtyard and tall terracotta building, impressive intricate window carvings, and the huge stone Krishna Temple in front pillar of Garuda a vehicle of Lord Vishnu, Lord Krishna, Bhimsen Temple, and the Golden Temple of Hiranya, Kumbheshwor, Jagat Narayan Temple, Ashoka Stupas, Rudra Varna Mahavihar etc. This medieval city at one the capital of Nepal during the regime of the Malla period around the 12th to 15th century.

Bhaktapur sightseeing Tour:

Bhaktapur Durbar Square lies in the eastern part of Kathmandu city, which takes about 14/15 km. Bhaktapur is a conglomeration of pagoda and Shikhara-style temples grouped around a fifty-five-window palace of brick and wood. The square is one of the most charming architectural showpieces of the valley as it highlights the ancient arts of Nepal. The golden effigies of kings perched on the top of stone monoliths, the guardian deities looking out from their sanctuaries, and the wood carvings in every place- struts, lintels, uprights, tympanums, gateways, and windows – all seem to form a well-orchestrated symphony. The other attractions in Bhaktapur Durbar Square are the Lion Gate, the Golden Gate, the Palace of Fifty-five Windows, the five-story pagoda-styled Nyatapola temple, the temple of Dattatreya, and pottery making place. Besides these, the Changu Narayan Temple is a World Heritage Site located at the top of a small hill to the north of Bhaktapur city.

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