Kathmandu sightseeing is in many ways a rewarding day tour package. spending a day on walking around, just watching and taking pictures of the cultural sites, haggle in the market places and enjoy the local traditions can be your surprising activities of the day. Primarily, you set out for visiting various sites, disclosing the hidden mysteries and exploring the centuries old monuments in Kathmandu valley and witnessing the religious tasks.
Setting out for a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu, you can visit some of the UNESCO listed world heritage sites that include mostly the temples and Stupas. To see the Hindu religious practices, the best destination is the Pashupatinath temple. The temple and shrines, stone and wooden carvings, cremation place, Shivalingams and other sites are wonderful. The Kathmandu Durbar square is another open museum with centuries old palace, temples and squares. Kumari griha, the abode of living goddess resembles the uniqueness of this place. Boudhanath is a Buddhist site in Kathmandu, which is one of the biggest stupas in the world. Swayambhunath is another striking Buddhist site in Kathmandu, situated at the hilltop. It is popular with the name of Monkey temple. It is believed that the statues are evolved automatically when the Kathmandu valley was a great Lake. Some other historically significant sites include Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Changu Narayan temple, but covering all the sites, you need to manage a couple of days. For more details, contact Nepal Paradise Trek company.