Kathmandu half-day tour is valuable to discover capital city of Nepal for short-time tourists to spend 3 hours with a professional guide and car. The sightseeing offers 2 most popular UNESCO world heritage sites, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa. Every morning we start at 9 o'clock at the tourist hotel. The capital city is popular with a view, cultural and historical monuments. After the trip, return to the hotel or Tribhuvan International Airport.
Kathmandu half-day tour offers slight walking and photograph of a temple, stupa, locals, Assamese macaque, ancient monuments, and Kathmandu Valley. The local guide explains about Nepal, heritage site, culture, and art. An excellent woodcarving, stone sculpture, bronze art, museum, monastery and temple’s architectures, hippie trail, and the Living Goddess (Kumari) is explored. Feel free to ask interesting questions with the tourist guide. The choice of half-day sightseeing is below.
Kathmandu Durbar Square (12th to 18th Century)
The medieval palace square called Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square situated in city center. There are 50 most popular monuments, including Kumari House (The Living Goddess), Freak Street, museum, wooden pavilion (Kasthamandap), Shiva-Parvati Temple, Taleju bell, nine-stored palace tower, Jagat Narayan Temple (with Kama Sutra), Statue of Kala Bhairab, Seto Bhairab, and Sadhus. Restaurant and café are also available there.
Swayambhunath Stupa (1st century)
Swayambhunath Stupa, the sacred Buddhist site situated on a green hill commanding panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley, green hills, and snow-capped mountains. The activities of Assamese monkey, pilgrim, monk, and visitors are remarkable. Five Dhyani Buddha, monkey swimming pool, Vajradhatu Mandala, 365 stone stairways, Architectures of Stupa, Harati Temple (Children Protector), and monastery with a handicraft shop and art school is impressive.