Today, you will have a lovely sightseeing tour of the Kathmandu Valley. The Kathmandu sightseeing starts with the Kathmandu Durbar Square- an ancient series of temples and old monarchial palaces that belonged to the old Malla and Shah kings who ruled over the city in medieval times. The ancient Newa architecture of the buildings and the woodwork, metalwork and stone masonry that are done on the buildings are quite fascinating. Along the tour, you will also visit other UNESCO World Heritage Sites, like the Pashupatinath temple, the Swayambhunath Stupa, and the Boudhanath Stupa. Each of the sites are revered religious destinations that serve as the resting house of the Hindu and the Buddhist deities. They each possess their own unique features that you will enjoy very much.
After Kathmandu, we will move on to Patan, another ancient city of the valley. Here, you can explore the Patan Durbar Square and the city’s marketplace. Patan is a city lined with small stone ponds and pottery displays. It is a beautiful and traditional city where you can enjoy the architectural beauties of Nepal’s marvels. After the tour, you will return back to the Hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included.