Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal.Kathmandu, also known as the city of temples, with one of the oldest Pagodas known as Pashupatinath Temple, stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 meters above sea level in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley in central Nepal. The valley is historically termed as “Nepal Mandala” and has been the home of Newar people, a cosmopolitan urban civilization in the Himalayas foothills. The city was the royal capital of the Kingdom of Nepal and hosts palaces.
Kathmandu is the center of Nepal’s history, art, culture, and economy. It has a multi-ethnic population within a Hindu and Buddhist majority. It is also the home of the Newars. Religious and cultural festivities form a major part of the lives of people residing in Kathmandu.
In 2013, Kathmandu was ranked third among the top ten upcoming travel destinations in the world by TripAdvisor, and ranked first in Asia. The city is the gateway to the Nepalese Himalayas and home to several world heritage sites: Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath.
Once you reach the airport in Kathmandu, meet our representative team and transfer to hotel. After arrive at hotel you can either rest or stroll around to explore surrounding at your convenience. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, full day sightseeing tour by visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites within Kathmandu valley. Kathmandu Durbar Square which is the oldest royal palace of the former Kathmandu Kingdom, Pashupatinath Temple which is situated on the bank of Bagmatiriver and is one of the greatest temple of Lord Shiva. Bouddhanath Stupa which is one of the largest unique structure’s stupas in the world. Swayambhunath Stupa which also known as monkey temple, is popular among the foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.
Today is your last day of tour. You will be free till your flight time for shopping and other activities. Our tour representative will drop you at airport for the final departure.