Starting Price $ 80.00 per person
Trip Duration 1 Days
Availibility All Year
Activity Level Moderate level of fitness
Why This Trip?
  • Spend quality time in the lap of Himalayas
  • Observe tradition, culture, history and religion of Nepal
  • Watch centuries old palaces and temples
  • Enjoy countryside lifestyles of the people
Trip Cost
  • For One person - USD 133.00 Per Person
  • For Two to Four persons - USD 155.00 Per Person
  • For Five to Eight persons - USD 95.00 Per Person
  • For Nine or above persons - USD 80.00 Per Person

1 Day Kathmandu Private Tour is a lucrative package that offers you an opportunity to see major tourist spots of Kathmandu especially Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Bouddhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Exploring Kathmandu or the capital of this Himalayan nation through 1 Day Kathmandu Private Tour is fun filled experience where you will enjoy ancient palaces and religious sites. See more.

Pashupatinath Temple: Pashupatinath Temple is a biggest Hindu shrine in the world. Any Hindu from any part of the world has desire to visit Pashupatinath Temple and worship Lord Shiva once in life time. In other word it is a Vatican of Hindu. The word Pashupatinath means ‘Lord of Animal’. Lord Shiva is worshipped in the form of ‘Shiva Linga’ here. This stone carved ‘Linga’ has four faces in each direction—east, west, north and south.
There are all total of 12 Jyotrilinga in India and the Jyotrilinga of Kathmandu (Pashupatinath) is considered as head above the body. All 12 Jyotrilingas of India form a body of Lord Shiva.
The temple is listed in the World Heritage Site by UNESCO inn 1979. It is located on the bank of Holy River called Bagmati. The temple is built in Pagoda style with bronze roof and silver doors. There are several other temples in Pashupatinath premises. To the south of the temple is ‘Aryaghat’. It is a place where Hindus are cremated after death. At the time of ‘Shivaratri’ (Lord Shiva’s birthday) most of the people visit this site. It is reported that last year (2014) around a million Hindus visited Pashupatinath.

Bouddhanath Stupa: Bouddhanath Stupa is the largest stupa of South Asia. It is built in Mandela shape. Buddhist scriptures dictate that Bouddhanath was built in 5th century. It has the height of 130 feet and circumference of 1600 square feet. The praying wheels and Mani walls in Bouddhanath make the area spiritual.
People walk round and round of Bouddhanath. It is one of the methods of Buddhist meditation. Many monasteries are distinct here. All the monasteries are dedicated to Lord Buddha—The messenger of LOVE, PEACE and COMPASSION. Bouddhanath is also listed in World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979.

Swoyambhunath Stupa: Surrounded by small forest, Swoyambhunath is located in a cliff. It is one of the beautiful Buddhist stupas also known as ‘Monkey Temple’ because there are large numbers of monkeys here.
It is said that this stupa used to guard the entire Kathmandu Valley when the valley was not settled. At that time the valley was completely covered by water forming a lake.

Kathmandu Durbar Square: It is located in the heart of Kathmandu. Among other tourist destinations Kathmandu Durbar Square is the most visited site. Visiting this site takes you at least five hundred years back. The site resembles ancient art, culture, tradition and social system of Kathmandu. Most of the temples and palaces built here were constructed by Malla Kings of Nepal around 500 years back. The site is listed in World Heritage Site by UNESCO in late 70’s.

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Early pickup from your hotel and drive to afforementioned four sites-- Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Bouddhanath Stupa and Swoyambhunath Stupa

Early pickup from your hotel and drive to afforementioned four sites-- Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Bouddhanath Stupa and Swoyambhunath Stupa

Cost Included:

  • Early pickup and drop to your hotel 
  • Transportation in comfortable private vehicle
  • English speaking, trained and experienced local tour guide (optional)
  • Heritage sites entrance fees
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Excluded:

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Airfare for international flights to and from Kathmandu
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Accommodation 
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips to guides

1 Day Kathmandu Private Tour is a tailor made itineray that simply gives you an opportunity of Kathmandu Sightseeing in a day. Nepal Trek Adventure, in this trip, is just responsible for pickup, drop and providing experienced guide. We will also cover all entrance fees.

Trip Facts

Duration: a day
Tour Grade: Moderate
Best Season: February to April and October to December