The capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu, is full of historical landmarks. Kathmandu Valley Tour explores the three cities: Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur, and their numerous attractions. The tour includes heritages which have long history of kings, dynasty, and their esteemed cultures. The Ghats of Pashupatinath, the chirping of birds at Swayambhunath, and the distant view of the Langtang mountain range from Dhulikhel is what formulates this amazing Kathmandu Valley with Dhulikhel Tour.
The Kathmandu and Dhulikhel tour commences with your arrival in the Kathmandu valley. The first day of the tour begins with you heading out to the holy Pashupatinath Temple. It is a major pilgrim site for Hindus around the world. From here, we make our way to the small hill of Swayambhunath which houses the holy Swayambhunath Temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Buddha and is the oldest temple of Nepal. After a short exploration, we head out to the Kathmandu Durbar Square where we can witness the prime example of Malla architecture in the form of temples like Kumari temple, Taleju Bhawani, and Akash Bhairav. The next part of this tour, takes us to the antique settlement of Patan where we shall explore the small but beautiful Patan Durbar Square. There is a certain magical property in this architectural marvel that attracts people from far and wide. Scout the Krishna temple and Bhimsen temple. Enjoy the local staple Dal bhat and ride to Bhaktapur where the ancient palace of the Malla kings will cleanse your soul. Taste some Juju Dhau as you explore the 55 windowed palace, golden gate and Nyatapola Temple. From Bhaktapur, we head to the ancient Newari settlement of Dhulikhel where we give you the change to learn the local norms by visiting the Chandeswori Temple and the old settlements. Finally, you head back to Kathmandu on the 5th day where this tour shall end.