Tour Name : Private Day Tour ( City Culture / Heritage Tour )
Sightseeing Points :
Kathmandu Durbar Square – Patan Durbar Square – Swayambhunath ( Monkey Temple )
Time Duration : 7 Hours
Day tour itinerary :
We will first start a morning tour to Swayambhunath also known as Monkey temple .
Swayambhunath is an ancient Mahachaitya which is believed to be selfexistence before the city actually being inhabited. Swayambhunath which lies at the altitude of 1350 mt above sea level is the iconic stupa representing the Vajrayana sect of Buddhism.
After enjoying the Kathmandu views from the hills from the Swayambhunath , we will depart to the
Next world heritage Site – Patan Durbar Square .
Patan Valley which is designed as the Buddhist Dharma Chakra and believed to be one of the oldest Buddhist city of the world . The Great Emperor Asokha erected four stupa within four corners of the valley during the visit to this city around 249 B.C. Patan valley whose ancient name was Yala and also Lalitpur ( The City of Arts) being settle down by King Veera Deva in about 299 A.D.
Patan a city famous for the arts and believed to be ancient Buddhist city have many Buddhist Monuments and Bahal , Vihars. The city which is famous for it’s artistic creation of many Buddhist Dharma items .
In Patan we will visit Royal Durbar Square where you can see the Newar cilivization , it’s different form of architecture ,arts and tradition . Centuries old temples ,stupa , courtyard , Bahals .
We then visit Rudra Varna Mahavihar a century old mahavihar famous for the finest bronze statutes , along Mahabuddha Temple a thousand Buddha Temple all made of terracotta .
After finishing our Patan City tour we will depart to our next stop Kathamndu Durbar Square
Kathmandu Valley: Kathmandu Valley which lies at the altitude of 1350 meters above sea level with an area of 218 square miles. In History, it’s legend and myth traces it’s origin to be as a sacred lake which Boddhisattva Manjushree came to worship the flame of Adinath Buddha closely and cut off the boundary of the lake with his flaming sword of wisdom, making way for to pass all the water out of the valley. Kathmandu Valley which was designed in the form of khadga( Sword) and it’s assumed that the city been built by Gunakama Dev in 724 A.D was called Kantipur but changed into Kathmandu around 16th century derived from Kasthamandap a wooden pagoda structure around Kathmandu Durbar Square. Kathmandu Valley which is the home of Virgin Goddess Kumari worship as the only living Goddess in the world, by all as protector of the valley. Kathmandu durbar square is another world heritage sites which is the centre of the ancient royal palace administration and festival . This square contains many centuries old monuments with historical , artistic and architectural buildings of many Dynasties whom ruled this city .
Tour Price Includes:
1 Full day Kathmandu valley sightseeing as per the itinerary.
All sightseeing by private car.
licensed tour guide during sightseeing
Tour Price Excludes:
Entrance Fees of the Heritage Monuments
meals not stated
Drinks, Beverages, Mineral water
Tips, Laundry, telephone bill & All personal nature of expenses.
Vehicle for Personal use.
And all the titles which are not mentioned in cost includes section
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