Patan Tour - Half Day Sightseeing In Kathmandu

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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9 am or 2 pm everyday. Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    From you hotel or gate of Kathmandu Guest House, Thamel. Please inform us in advance for pick up location.
  • Return Details :
    At your hotel or Thamel.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Nestled just south of the Bagmati River in Kathmandu is the city of Patan. Known as the city of art, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is an incredible jewel. Once an independent kingdom, it features its own Durbar Square, ancient temples and the famed Patan Museum which features some of the finest examples of art in all of Nepal.  The Patan half day tour arrives in Patan Durbar Square by private car. The small group tours feature a highly professional guide who can explain the unique culture, religion and heritage of the city. Patan is also home to a large Buddhist community and there are many incredible stupas mixed in with Hindu art. It is about 4-hours tour including both ways transport time.

Know More about this tour

The city of Patan has long been known as the city of the arts. It's stone and wood carvings rank as some of the finest in all of Nepal. These skilled craftsmen created incredible temples and palaces as well as stone idols of the various Hindu deities. 

The Patan day tour starts with a private car direct from hotel in Kathmandu. The vehicle crosses the Bagmati River and enters into what was once the ancient kingdom of Patan. Even today Patan is a separate city from Kathmandu, reflecting its long standing independent nature. 

The tour begins in Patan's Durbar (Palace) Square. Here a professional guide will guide the tour. Each of these tours offered are small private group affairs, insuring that all participants have the opportunity to interact with their guide. It is amazing to see how many ornate buildings and temples have been placed in such a small area. 

The tour continues down the main road past various temples and then along the narrow roads through the old city of Patan. The tour continues past Buddhist monasteries and temples and then doubles back to the Durbar Square area with its unique Hindu Temples. 

A half day tour can be combined with other day tours of the Kathmandu Valley.  All tours include private vehicle, personal guide, and entrance fees. Patan is an easy trip from Kathmandu and is a delight to behold.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Inside Ring Road including Bouddha area)
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees


  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

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