The Kathmandu One Day Tour of Nepal is an ideal destination for traveling; it fills the bucket lists of thousands of travel enthusiasts. Nepal boasts a total of 10 locations listed under the World Heritage site by UNESCO, 7 of which are located within the capital, Kathmandu itself. A global hub for tourists in the “Hippie Era”, Kathmandu One Day Tour has been a long-term favorite among visitors. As well as, It flaunts its unique showcase of tradition, culture and rituals, sculptures, statues and other artistic conformations.
We, the team of Karma Eco Adventure Nepal, take you for a ride around this Kathmandu One Day Tour. You will travel to these wonderful places of historical importance. Become up close and personal with the friendly native people and their enchanting culture.
Valley’s other square the Bhaktapur Durbar Square is another must-visit world heritage site in Nepal. Bhaktapur has another name too as Bhadgaon. It is an ancient town with architecture and traditions. A beautiful blend of numerous pagodas and Shikhar-type temples are in the periphery too. Along with stunning sculptures of ancient Buddhist/Hindu gods and goddesses several other architectural masterpieces have glorified this city too for centuries. A recent big earthquake in May 2015 might have weakened some of the structures but the majority of them remain intact and the others have been restored. Besides, Apart from the great ancient temples, the unique local culture of the Newari people and their regular traditions and street rituals have been a major point of attraction for tourists in and outside the country.
There are a thousand things to not miss in Bhaktapur, but the top of them would be as follows:
55 window palace
Bhairava Nath Temple
Changu Narayan Temple is the oldest and one of the most regarded, visually stunning temples in Nepal. Temple is of Lord Vishnu. Mandev, the Lichhavi King constructed the temple. The Lichhavi era is the golden age of Nepalese art and architecture. An important World Heritage Site in itself, Thus, Changu Narayan is located at only 6 km. distance from Bhaktapur. Temple is set atop on a beautiful hill nearby valleys. Likewise, The temple itself is considered a genuine work of unmatched artistry. It consists of extremely accurate and artistically awe-inspiring works of sculpture too.
The temple has ten incarnations of the Narayan. Stone lions guard the area in four directions. Moreover, Garuda, half man and half bird, is the steed of Vishnu. His life-sized statue kneels before the temple. The favorite of many tourists is the statue of Vishnu sitting astride his steed. The temple was partially splintered during the earthquake. But now it is on its old shelf.
Book this wonderful UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE site tour with Karma Eco Adventure Nepal and explore the ancient culture and architecture !!!
Duration- 01 Day 8:00 am to 17:30 pm
Drive At- 8:00 am from your Hotel Boudhanath stupa circle.
First visit- Bhaktapur Darba square 45 minutes drive from Boudhanath stupa.
55 window palace
Second visit- Changu Narayan Temple 20 minutes drive from Bhaktapur Darbar Square.
Drive back- At 5:00 pm to Boudha