Kathmandu Day Tour is the cultural and architectural excursion. It is probably the most satisfying day trip as it takes to the century-old palaces and authentic Newari settlements. The trip is full of valley’s Newari culture, Nepalese craftsmanship and UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES.
If you have a day to spare in Kathmandu, contact the travel planners of Awesome Nepal Treks. We have knitted the finest one-day tour package for such travellers. In just a day’s time, travellers will visit at least 4 UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES.
Here are the places where Kathmandu Day Tour takes travellers:
This is the pure example of great religious harmony in Nepal. It is located nearby Thamel and also known as the Monkey Temple. The Stupa and temple alongside each other is the deity to both Hindus and Buddhists. The Stupa is located at the top of the hill surrounded by the green lush forests. One can have the panoramic view of the Kathmandu Valley including some mountain range.
According to myth, the Kathmandu Valley was a lake. Manjushree saw the eternal light on this place and hence erected as the holy place after all the water of the valley was drained. Therefore, the place is highly significant for the valley dwellers.
The valley used to be ruled by the three Malla Kings. Therefore, most of the architectural buildings are from Lichhavi dynasty and Malla dynasty.
Kasthamandap Mandir, Palace, museum and surrounding temples are the major highlights of the area. There are numerous styles of buildings within the area. Sikhara, Pagoda and Nepalese traditional style of buildings built in ancient times are seen in the area. Relish and get closer to the Nepalese history and craftsmanship.
This is another Buddhists holy pilgrimage site located nearby international airport. Interestingly the stupa is within the 10 minutes of walking distance from Hindu’s most holy temple the Pashupatinath. Even in the entrance of the Stupa, there are idols of Lord Ganesha. Therefore, this place too provides enough evidence that Nepal truly is blissful harmonious country. The prayer chants and the smell of incense will definitely revitalize your soul.
This is the most sacred place of Hindus. Therefore, during Kathmandu Day Tour travellers mustn’t miss to visit it. There are numerous idols of Hindu gods and goddesses. The temple is mainly of Lord Shiva’s. However, foreigners other than Hindus are not allowed to get inside the main temple. Even if others are not allowed to enter there are numerous interesting things to observe in the Pashupatinath premises.
Hindu cremation pyre fire site, Gorakhnath Baba Temple area, Deer sanctuary and Sadhus Babas are the things and people to observe during the temple tour.
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