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OLDEST CENTRAL KATHMANDU DAY TOUR

Tour Overview

The tour starts at 9: am from your hotel to Swyambhunath, Bijeshori, Shovabhabati, Naradevi, Kathmandu Darbar Square, Indar Chowk, Machendranath, Asan Bazar and Kathesimbhu Stupa then back to hotel.

Shyambhunath Stupa

 It is located 3 km. west to Kathmandu on the hilltop covered with forest which is the holiest and oldest Buddhist Stupa by its pattern in Kathmandu and also known as Monkey Temple. There are numerous secret shrines related with Buddhist culture and that offer best view of valley.

Bijeshore and Shovabhagati:

 It is located 2km. west to Kathmandu, one of the most Female Tantric deities and consort of Daysnidhi Buddha. She is called Tara (goddess of power and compassion) and just little down on the Bishunumati River, there is beautiful Bhagati Temple Goddess of blood and power, one of the manifestations of Kali and there is often the dead body was cremated following its rituals.

NARADEVI TEMPLE: It is in between Kathmandu Durbar Square and Thamel, the artistic Pogada style temple of Naradevi Sami Goddess as demonic face of Kali.

Kathamandu Durbar Square:

 it is located at the heart of Kathmandu City known as Basantapur, the politically, religiously and culturally important place of Nepal, which was built during Malla period, the square is divided into two parts out and in, there are all together 39 culturally and religiously famous artistic temple and palace some of them  are Kumari House(the house of living goddess), Kal Bhairab( god of truth and Justus), Kathamandav ,(open wooden house) Gadhi Ghar ( royal Crones ion house) Talaju Temple (the royal Goddess), Monkey status (monkey God) and Historical Museum are most attraction of Kathmandu Durbar Square.  

Mechandranath Temple, Asan Bazar and Indra Chowk:

 These are oldest and busiest place in Kathmandu nearby Basantapur, the place Indra Chowk is in north of Basantapur the famous business junction of Kathmandu, where the beautiful temple of Lord Indra (the god of Haven) has sanded and 5 minutes walking to north, there is another impressive Temple of Machendranath, the God of rain and agriculture which is worshiped by bout Hindu and Buddhist and Buddhist call white Tara and Hindu call one of manifest of Shiva. Then the tour goes to Asan Bazar (the oldest and busiest market of Kathmandu, whereas there are two beautiful and famous Temple of Ganesh (God of success) and Goddess Annapurna (the Goddess of food), the local people immensely homage for enough food and successful in business.

Kathesymbhu Stupa:

:Just 10 minutes west to Asan, there is beautiful and 3nd biggest Stupa which is known as Kathesinbhu Stupa, Almost similar like monkey temple which was built in 16 century.There are many tiny statues and different sect of Monasteries.Then the Tour ends heading to your hotel.

 

Itinerary

 Swyambhunath,Bijeshori,Shovabhabati,Naradevi,Kathmandu Darbar Square,Indar Chowk,Machendranath,Asan Bazar and Kathesimbhu Stupa

Tour Cost:- $80 per person

Cost Included

  • Government authorized licensed Tour Guide
  • By private Vehicle
  • heritage site fee

 Cost excluded

  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Personal expanses
  • Tips for guide and driver