Kathmandu City Tour, one of the most popular sightseeing tours, explores the beauty of the valley and provides travelers with the opportunity of getting insight information about the unique blend of traditional and modern lifestyle. Founded around 723 AD, Kathmandu opened up to the foreigners in the mid-1950s which led the tremendous growth of tourism in the capital city transformed itself as Mecca for trekkers and nirvana for hippies in the 1960s and till 1970s. a fascinating old city with a well-preserved reminiscence of ancient heritages such as Royal palaces, courtyards, temples and other heritages having its roots back to the Malla, Lichhavi and Shah eras. The other neighboring cities of Bhaktapur and Patan also stand shoulder to shoulder in terms of heritage, cultural diversity and richness. These trio cities of Kathmandu valley make an excellent region for City Tour in Kathmandu valley.
Besides the cobbled streets, narrow lanes, carved doors, and windows, stone shrines, and monuments, a charming blend of religious harmony and amazing experiences, Kathmandu City Tour explores the ancient heritages listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. This tour explores the sacred holy temple of Pashupatinath, the epitome of Hindu faith of followers around the world. The other heritages are the Buddhist pilgrimages of Swayambhunath Stupa, the 14th-century stupa, which is also known as the Monkey Temple among the foreigners and the Boudhanath Stupa, the largest stupas of its kind are the other star attractions in this city Tour. The Royal Palaces in the Basantapur Durbar Square mesmerizes tourists with its ornate architecture, carvings, and other heritages. Surrounded by green hills and the views of snowcapped mountains in distance add beauty and elegance to the enchanting aura of historic and holistic places.
The pilgrimage of both Hindu and Buddhists followers, Kathmandu is a center of attraction of for all the trekkers and tourists visiting the Himalayan nation of Nepal. Join the City Tour to explore the experience that can't be described with words, with a local expert tour guide who shall provide all the necessary information to you during the tour.
It was awesome experience to climb 365 steps with my guide Dipak to the hill top of swayambhunath. We had a magnificent city view from this historical Buddhist monument and also enjoyed lots of monkeys roaming around.Good service !!
Travel Date 26th of November 2018