Route A: For Kathmandu Tour
One of the holiest Hindus shrines in the world. Pashupatinath lies 5 KM to the east of the city center. The fabulous pagoda houses the linga (phallic symbol) of Lord Shiva. The complex contains many other temples, and the holy Bagmati River flows beside it.
This Buddha stupa was built shortly after the death of Lord Buddha and is the largest single Chhorten in the world. Bouddhanath is a stupa in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is known as Khasti in Nepal Bhasa. Jyarung Khashor in the Tibetan language. Located about 11 km from the center and northeastern outskirts of Kathmandu, the stupa’s massive mandala makes it one of the largest spherical stupas in Nepal. The ancient Stupa is one of the largest in the world.
Swayambhunath Stupa watches over the valley from the top of a hillock to the west. One of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal, its establishment is linked to the creation of the Kathmandu valley. Sengu is another name of the Swayambhu. You can have a magnificent view of Kathmandu from here.
Kathmandu Durbar Square:
This complex of place building, courtyards and pagoda temples, built between 12th and 18th centuries, used to be the seat of the ancient Malla Kings of Kathmandu. It is urban and ceremonial focal point of the city.
Route B: For Kathmandu City Tour
Changu Narayan Temple:
It is situated at the end of a ridge that sticks out into the valley, about 12 km east of Kathmandu. It is dedicated to the Hindus God Vishnu. One of the oldest specimens of pagoda architecture, the temples embellished with exquisite wood and stones carvings.
Patan Durbar Square:
An enchanting mélange of places building, courtyards and pagoda temples, is the center of Patan’s religious and social life. Patan is one of the oldest known Buddhist cities. It is a center of both Hinduism and Buddhism with 136 bahals or courtyards and 55 major temples. Most of these structures are in the vicinity of the durbar square.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square:
It is the former royal places complex offer the elegant 15th – century Palace of 55 windows, artistic courtyards, the Golden Gate, a masterpiece in repoussoir art and an entrancing medley of pagoda temples scattered all over.