Day Trip Kathmandu to Bhaktapur -

In Day Trip Kathmandu to Bhaktapur, you visit Changu Narayan, the oldest temple of Nepal, and it is also a symbol of traditional, Nepali Temple. Its rich Nepali architecture impresses you so much that you find it your money’s worth. You also visit the beautiful temples of Lord Shiva, Ashta Matrika, Chhinnamasta, Kileshwor, and Krishna in the premises of Changu Narayan, and you also see the impressive statues of lions, sarabhas, graffins and elephants, standing in pairs and guarding the entrance of this temple.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square is another interesting place that you will visit that exhibits interesting attractions, such as 55 Window Palace, Golden Gate, Lion’s Gate, Mini Pashupati Temple, Vatsala Temple, Nyatapola Temple, and Bhairava Nath Temple. On the other hand, Boudhanath is the largest stupa in the world and is one of the attractions of the Kathmandu Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This stupa lies on the ancient Nepal -Tibet-trade-route. Pashupatinath Temple houses ‘Shivalinga’, that is, the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. This temple is one of the oldest temples in the Kathmandu Valley and dates back to 400 A.D.

Changu Narayan

Situated in a small village of Changu in Bhaktapur district, Changu Narayan Temple was built by the Lichhavis King, Mandev. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square

The Bhaktapur Durbar Square was the Royal Residential Quarter of Bhupatindra Malla. It also has five-storied, pagoda style, Nyatapola temple, Batsala temple, Bhairavnath temple, Duttatraya temple, Pujari Muth and the Palace of 55 windows.


It is the largest Buddhist stupa with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions, built in 5th century, in the Kathmandu Valley. The stupa keeps watching over the people and their doings. This stupa is visited by the pilgrims of Tibet and Nepal, who go around its Mandela and spin its prayer wheels.

Pashupatinath Temple

Pashupatinath is one of the most sacred Hindu temples in the world and lies 5 km east from the center of Kathmandu. It is richly ornamented and houses the sacred lingam, or the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva.

The tour can be affected rarely by factors, such as local politics and transport. So, there is always a chance to run this tour 100% successfully and smoothly.

Trip Highlights

  • Changu Narayan
  • Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Boudhanath
  • Pashupatinath Temple
  • Batsala Temple, Bhairavnath Temple
  • Duttatraya Temple, Pujari Muth and Palace of 55 windows

Tour Equipment

  • All you need to bring for this tour is simply some comfortable clothes. In addition to this, you can also bring the personal items of your choice if you feel comfortable to carry them. Ace Holidays gives you gifts, such as a waterproof duffel bag and a sun cap.
  • Daypack
  • Warm wool or synthetic hat that cover your ears (only if you are travelling in the cold season i.e January, February and December)
  • Goggles or sunglasses for sunbeam, dust and wind.
  • A neck warmer is another piece of gear for extra warmth if you feel you will need it and is for cold season i.e January, February and December.(optional)
  • 1 pair warm gloves (This is required if your are travelling in cold season i.e January, February and December).
  • T-shirts (2).
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket (preferable if you are travelling in rainy season from June to September.)
  • 1 pair cotton pants (loose jeans/khakis), 1 pair shorts.
  • 2 pairs lightweight long underwear/thermals (if you are traveling in winter January, February and December).
  • 2 pairs of liner socks, synthetic or capilene.
  • 1 pair light camping shoes or sneakers.
  • 1 pair sandals (Optional).
  • Sunscreen.
  • Toiletry kit. Be sure to include hand wipes, and liquid hand sanitizer.
  • First Aid Kit

    Please note your guide will carry the first aid kit bag during the tour. However, you are recommended to bring your personal first aid kit bag.

    Additional Information

    Have more questions, and if you wish to discuss any aspects of this tour or your suitability, please visit our FAQs or contact us.

    Ace Holidays has stated the price per person below. Group Discounts of 5% to 8% is available for booking of two or more than two persons. A group booking of 10 or more people is subjected to a maximum discount with an availability of free trip to 1 person. You can also customize tour according to your requirements. This tour can also be organized for a minimum of 1 person upon your request.

    Trip Price

  • USD 110 per person - One person booking
  • USD 75 per person - Two person booking
  • USD 55 per person - Three to six person booking
  • USD 45 per person - Seven and above booking
  • Small Group Journey - The departure dates currently available to join our fixed group departure

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    Tailor Made Journey - Itinerary Personalized According to Your Specifications

    You can also use this tour as a base for a tailor-made itinerary. For example, you could add on more time exploring the Kathmandu Valley or relaxing in Pokhara, or add some wildlife safaris in Chitwan or Bardia National Parks. You can also add some exciting white water rafting on the Seti, Trisuli or Bhote Koshi River. To discuss your ideas or to get some suggestions from the specialists of Ace Holidays, please fill in our tailor-made form.

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    Cost Includes

    • Airport pick up service/ Airport drop off service/Hotel pick .up service/ hotel drop off service by a private vehicle.
    • License holder English speaking city guide.
    • Private Transportation (Air-conditioned)
    • Standard twin sharing accommodation in a hotel in Kathmandu (breakfast included.)
    • Entrance fee for historical monuments
    • License holder English speaking city guide.
    • Free Ace Holidays' duffel/kit bag and sun hat (These are the gifts from Ace Holidays).
    • All government taxes, vat, tourist service charges and entrance fees.
    Cost Does Not Include
    • Lunch and dinner cost you roughly US $ 10 to US $ 15 per day in Kathmandu.
    • International airfare and airport departure tax (See Track Nepal Flights Page).
    • Nepal Entry Visa: you can obtain a visa easily upon arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 15 days can be obtained by paying US $ 25 or equivalent Nepalese currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days and 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 and US $ 100 respectively. Please bring 2 passport size photos).
    • Tips for guides and drivers.
    • Any other expense, which is not mentioned in 'Price Includes' section.

    Trip Highlights

    • Changu Narayan
    • Bhaktapur Durbar Square
    • Boudhanath
    • Pashupatinath Temple
    • Batsala Temple, Bhairavnath Temple
    • Duttatraya Temple, Pujari Muth and Palace of 55 windows

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