Our 4 days Discover Kathmandu Tour includes an extensive tour of Kathmandu-the capital city of Nepal – including the Temple of the Living Goddess Kumari, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and Bhaktapur City. We provide five-star lodging, the services of a professional English-speaking guide, and the experience of fine local cuisine, and more!
You will be met and transfer to your hotel.
Driving: 30 minutes
Accommodation: Hotel Yak & Yeti
This morning we take a short drive to Swayambhunath Stupa also known as the Monkey Temple. You will enjoy the widespread view of Kathmandu valley and marvel at all the monkeys roaming around you! After a brief tour of Swayambhunath, we drive to Kathmandu Durbar Square. Here we visit the Temple of the Living Goddess Kumari, Kasthmandap Temple, Hanumandhoka Museum, and Gaddi Baithak (formerly the meeting hall for diplomats during the kingdom), plus other attractions. Lunch will be included at a restaurant in Durbar square.
After lunch, we continue with a walking tour of Indrachowk, Ason, and continue to Thamel a tourist district with many hotels, guest houses, shops, and restaurants.
Accommodation: Hotel Yak & Yeti or similar
Touring hours: 5-6 hours
In the morning after breakfast, we check out from your hotel and take a short drive to Boudhanath Stupa, making Kora (a clockwise circumnavigation) of Boudhanath (the largest stupa in Nepal and the most iconic). Then we continue our tour of Bhaktapur, visiting Durbar Square, the Palace of 55 windows, Potter’s square, Nyatapola square, Dattatraya square. You can then enjoy a walking tour of the city on your own.
Accommodation: Shiva Guest House or similar in Bhaktapur
Driving : +/- 1 hour
Tour Duration: 5-6 hours