Embark on an enchanting heritage walk through Kathmandu's hidden gems. Join us on an unforgettable heritage walk through the captivating heart of Kathmandu, where ancient traditions intertwine with vibrant modernity. Our knowledgeable local guide will lead you through the labyrinthine alleyways of Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage site teeming with historical treasures.
Heritage Walk Tour Details:
- Duration: 4 hours
- Departure Time: 9:00 AM [ 2.00 Afternoon]
- Departure Point: Thamel
- Meeting Point: For those outside Thamel, please make your way to Thamel or arrange for a vehicle pick-up (we can arrange pickup and drop)
- Entrance Fees: Approximately 10 USD (not included in the tour price)
Delve into the Enchanting Durbar Square
Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Kathmandu as we explore the majestic Durbar Square, a mesmerizing complex of temples, palaces, and courtyards. Witness the captivating Kasthamandap Temple, the oldest wooden structure in Nepal, and marvel at the intricate carvings adorning the Hanuman Dhoka, the former royal palace.
Unearthing Unseen Courtyards and Temples
Venture beyond the tourist trail and discover the hidden gems tucked away within Kathmandu's bustling neighborhoods. Step into unseen courtyards and temples, where local families reside and ancient rituals are still practiced. Experience the warmth and hospitality of the local people as you gain a deeper understanding of their unique customs and traditions.
Explore Local Crafts and Ancient Markets
Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Kathmandu's local crafts. Visit traditional workshops where artisans meticulously create exquisite handicrafts, from intricate wood carvings to delicate hand-woven textiles. Wander through the bustling Asan Bazar, one of the oldest and most vibrant markets in Kathmandu, and savor the sights, sounds, and aromas of this authentic Nepali bazaar.
Tantalize Your Taste Buds with Local Delicacies
Embark on a culinary adventure as we sample the delectable flavors of Kathmandu's street food scene. Indulge in mouthwatering momos (dumplings), crispy sel roti (flatbread), and a refreshing glass of masala chai (spiced tea).
Rickshaw Ride for an Added Thrill
For those seeking an extra dose of excitement, hop aboard a traditional rickshaw and weave through the bustling streets of Kathmandu. Experience the city's vibrant energy from a unique perspective as you enjoy the thrill of the ride.