Kathmandu Bhaktapur and Patan Heritage Tour

3 Days

Trip Info

  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi

Trip Info

  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi


Embarking on the Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan Heritage Tour promises a captivating journey into the heart of Nepal’s rich cultural and historical tapestry. In Kathmandu, the bustling capital, visitors can explore iconic landmarks such as the Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and the vibrant Thamel district. The city pulsates with a blend of ancient traditions and modern energy, offering a dynamic introduction to Nepal’s cultural heritage.

The tour then ventures into Bhaktapur, an ancient city renowned for its well-preserved medieval architecture and intricate woodwork. Bhaktapur Durbar Square serves as a focal point, adorned with palaces, temples, and courtyards that transport visitors to a bygone era. The city’s distinct ambiance, characterized by cobblestone streets and traditional craftsmanship, adds depth to the cultural exploration.

Patan, the third jewel in this heritage tour, boasts an array of ancient temples, palaces, and courtyards. Patan Durbar Square stands as a testament to Newari architecture, with its intricately carved structures and historical significance. The tour allows for a seamless exploration of these three cities, each offering a unique perspective on Nepal’s cultural richness, artistry, and historical legacy.


  • Begin the journey with the iconic Swayambhunath Stupa, known as the Monkey Temple
  • Immerse yourself in the spiritual aura of Boudhanath Stupa and experience the vibrant atmosphere of Thamel
  • Discover the medieval charm of Bhaktapur
  • Witness traditional craftsmanship in Bhaktapur
  • Explore Patan Durbar Square
  • Golden Temple and Krishna Mandir in Patan


1. Morning: Visit the Swayambhunath Stupa, also known as the Monkey Temple, for panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley. Explore the spiritual ambiance of Boudhanath Stupa.

2. Afternoon: Immerse in the vibrant atmosphere of Thamel, known for its bustling streets, shops, and cafes. Discover the cultural blend of ancient traditions and modern energy in Kathmandu.

1. Morning: Journey to Bhaktapur and explore Bhaktapur Durbar Square with its medieval architecture. Witness traditional craftsmanship, including pottery and thangka painting.

2. Afternoon: Wander through the historic streets adorned with intricate woodwork.
Experience the timeless charm of Bhaktapur's well-preserved heritage.

1. Morning: Explore Patan Durbar Square, marveling at Newari architecture and the ancient Royal Palace. Visit the Golden Temple and Krishna Mandir, capturing the essence of Patan's artistic and religious heritage.

2. Afternoon:Gain cultural insights with knowledgeable guides and absorb local traditions in Patan. Conclude the tour with a visit to nearby markets, adding a touch of daily life experience.


Cost Includes

  • Airport/Hotel pickup and drop off-service (by car)
  • Entry fees
  • Accommodation (private)
  • Transportation (car)
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Professional English speaking Guide
  • Taxes and Fees: Applicable taxes and government fees.

Cost Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa Fees
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses


How do I travel between Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan during the tour?

Transportation between these cities is convenient via taxis, hired vehicles, or guided tours. Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan are relatively close, allowing for easy exploration.

Are there entry fees for the heritage sites in these cities?

Yes, there are entry fees for certain heritage sites and Durbar Squares in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan. Fees contribute to the maintenance and preservation of these cultural landmarks.

Can I explore these cities on my own or should I consider guided tours?

While independent exploration is possible, guided tours offer valuable insights into the historical and cultural significance of each site. Knowledgeable guides enhance the overall experience.

What is the recommended attire for visiting heritage sites in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan?

Dress modestly and comfortably, covering shoulders and knees, especially when entering religious sites. Comfortable walking shoes are advisable for exploring cobblestone streets.

Are there local markets in Bhaktapur and Patan to purchase souvenirs?

Yes, both Bhaktapur and Patan have local markets where you can find traditional handicrafts, souvenirs, and local products. It’s an excellent opportunity for shopping.

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Kathmandu Bhaktapur and Patan Heritage Tour
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From US $300 US $250
/ Adult