Kathmandu Valley Day Tour is a trip dedicated to introducing four of the UNESCO World Heritage Listed sites in Kathmandu. Four places Kathmandu valley day tour includes are Soyambhunath- “The Monkey Temple”, Pashupatinath a temple dedicated to Hindus god Lord Shiva, Boudhanath The largest Buddhist Stupa in South Asia and Kathmandu Durbar Square an ancient and historical Durbar square. In Kathmandu Durbar Square one can also get the chance to meet “KUMARI”, who is believed as a living goddess.
Start around 9 a.m. in the morning, the Kathmandu Valley Day tour is for 3-4 hours tour. This one day trip is the perfect trip for the travelers having a leisure day in Kathmandu prior or after long trips in Nepal.
What to expect at Soyambhunath?
It is located at the top of the hill. One can collect the wonderful views of Kathmandu Valley. In Soyambhunath, one can found a handful of monkeys playing around. Also, you can visit the sacred place.
What not to do at Soyambhunath?
-Teasing monkeys would be vulnerable.
-Better not to take foods in your hand.
What to expect at Pashupatinath?
-Visiting the holy place is an amazing experience.
-Meet Sadhu Baba
What not to do at Pashupatinath?
-Always take off the shoes/slippers, leather made stuff while entering the temple.
-As Pashupatinath is the crematory place, it is suggested not to take the photographs of such things.
-Like Soyambhunath, there are monkeys around the temple, so better not to tease them or take foods on the hands.
What to do in Boudhanath?
A sacred place. Walk around the Stupa where you can feel the peace and love.
Walk around the Stupa in a clockwise direction and the same time does spin the prayer wheels. The Stupa looks spectacular in the evening as the butter lamps lit around.
What to do in Kathmandu Durbar Square?
Walk around the palace place. Some of the parts of the Durbar Square were damaged by the massive earthquake happened in 2015.
You can also meet KUMARI but have to pay a fee to the guards.
Start around 9 a.m. in the morning, the Kathmandu Day tour is for 3-4 hours tour.
You can come with causal dresses.
Soyambhunath- US$ 3
Pashupatinath- US$ 10
Boudhanath- US$ 3
Kathmandu Durbar Square- US$ 10
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