Kathmandu Day Tour
Kathmandu Tour is the tour of temples, ancient royal palaces, museums, and Stupas. Kathmandu is the valley if green hills. Inside the valley, there are 3 main districts; Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan. All they were independent states ruled by Malla king in 12th to 18th century.
Kathmandu is the city of temples. The most popular Hindu shrine Pashupatinath is in Kathmandu. And two main Buddhist shrine Swyambhu Stupa and Buddha Stupa are also in Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square is another most visiting site of the city. There is a house of living goddess. Kumari is the goddess of Nepal. She will be there until her first menstruation. Besides, these places there are hundreds of pagoda inside Kathmandu valley.
Bhaktapur district is popular with the Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Durbar square includes the 55 windows durbar, Golden Gates, Nyatapol Temples. Plus, old-fashioned buildings, narrow but brick paved streets and rounding wheels of pottery bring the fun. Bhaktapur is also popular for the best location of filming. Numbers of movies are filmed in town.
Patan is popular for Durbar Square, the Krishna Mandir, and Handicraft Center. It was also the royal palace of Lichhivi and Malla dynasty. The Krishna Mandir is very much popular in Nepal. It is one of the stone made temples. The handicraft factory is in Patan. It is the workshop of wood carving. And also the selling point of carved wood.
Kathmandu Valley also offers the beautiful hiking routes next to visiting of palaces, temples, and stupas. Plus, in the other hand the Kathmandu rim mountain biking. And Chisapni Nagarkot is the another best short trek of Kathmandu.
Kathmandu Tour hiking routes:
- Champa Devi