Private Day Tour Of World Heritage Sites Changu Narayan And Bhaktapur - Kathmandu

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 1 Days
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Kathmandu Suite Home or your own hotel in Kathmandu (within Ring Road)
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

On this day tour you will visit 2 different cultural heritage sites which are listed as World Heritage sites by UNESCO for its rich culture, temples, wood carving and stone artwork.After a 45 minute drive from Kathmandu city center, you will reach at the ancient temple of Changu Narayana which is located on a high hilltop. This shrine is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and considered as the oldest temple in Nepal.After a visit to Changu Narayan you will drive to Bhaktapur, an ancient Newari town, the third largest city in Kathmandu valley and was once the capital of Nepal during the great Malla Kingdom until the second half of the 15th century.

Know More about this tour

The Changu Narayan temple is full of magnificent art works in metal and wood. In fact, it is one of the finest examples of Nepalese architecture. The first epigraphic evidence of Nepalese history found in the temple premises during the reign of the Licchavi King Mandeva dating back to 464 A.D. shows that Changu Narayan had already been established as a sacred site in the 3rd century A.D.

Bhaktapur is the home of traditional art and architecture, historical monuments and craft works, magnificent windows, pottery and weaving industries, excellent temples, beautiful ponds, rich local customs, culture, religion, festivals, musical mystic and so on. It is still an untouched as well as preserved ancient city that is itself a world to explore for tourists.

Your tour starts at 9 am from your hotel. An English speaking tour guide; private car with experienced driver are included in the tour package. It takes 5 - 6 hours for the tour completion and you will be dropped off to your hotel in Kathmandu at the end of tour. Entrance fees of the sites are not included; which is payablebefore check in the cultural sites.

Inclusions

  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Walking tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Dress code is smart casual