The ancient Town kirtipur is located 6 km southwest from Kathmandu is a natural fortress and has a proud and courageous history. The Chilamchu stupa and the temple of Bagh Bhairav are major sights here. The city offers quaint streets lined with artistic houses and temple squares.
In the past, it has twelve little downs and with each little town has their own gate to inter. You can still see old part of the city and some part of the old wall. Local people of Kirtipur are more industrial and still you could find follower or Cottage industry follower. This place also keep historical value as when Prithvi Narayan Shah attacked the valley in 1768, Kirtipur was the first place to be attacked.
Main attraction of this place is local people and their culture. If you wish to see local people of Kathmandu valley, Kirtipur is one of the best places to visit. From the hill you enjoy an excellent view of Kathmandu valley.
At the down of the two hills, you could see the three-tiered Bag Bhairab Temple, holy for both Buddhist and Hindus. Hindus and Buddhist both worship Bhairab, the main deity of the temple in the form of the tiger. Similarly Chitu Bahail, Lokeshwar, Chilancho Vihar, Jagat Pal Vihar, Vath (Layaku), Umamaheshvar Temple, Baghbhairab Temple, Indrayani Pith, Shikhara, Buddha Temple, Chve Bahal and Kwe Bahal and Buddha Dharma Sangha Shikhara are interested temples and places to visit.There is still sacrifices are made on every morning of Tuesday and Saturday
Dakshinkali Temple day tours
Dakshinkali is one of the famous touristic spots under the cultural tour in Nepal. The Kali goddess lives in south of Kathmandu city. South is 'Dakshin' in Nepali language. As resided in Dakshin direction of the city, Kali is called as Dakshinkali.
Dakshinkali is the violence incarnation of goddess 'Parbati', the wife of Lord Shiva. She accepts sacrificed animals. Hundreds of animals like chicken, goat, duck and water buffalo get sacrificed every Saturday and Tuesday out in the open space of her temple in Dakshinkali. Dakshinkali is considered as very strong goddess in Hinduism. Every day daily ritual is conducted at 12:30pm.
Chobhar gorge day tours
Chobhar Hiking or Chobhar private day tours is a small picturesque village of Chobhar overlooking the Bagmati River is just a kilometer beyond Kirtipur. The Chobhar Gorge below is the greater attraction. There is the 17th-century temple of Jal Vinayak ,an important pilgrimage site for the valley residents. Legend has it that the gorge was carved out by a mighty blow of the sword by Manjushree who wanted to drain the lake that filled Kathmandu Valley in ancient times. Even today, this is the place through which the Valley's waters gush out to the plains beyond the hills
|Departure schedule||Every Day|
|Pick up and Drop||From / to your hotel in Kathmandu|
|Trip Duration||10:00 to 17:00 (7 hours)|
|Group Size||1 to 35 people|
|Cost Included||Private vehicle and Professional tour guide|
|Cost Exclude||Sightseeing entrance fees|
Hiking Itinerary Details
Arrival in Kathmandu
Your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport and you will be meeting our airport representative then transfer to hotel. After you refreshed, talk about the plan in details for your holiday in Nepal. A little bit hiking to explore main touristy place of Thamel
Sightseeing Full day
After breakfast, Our tour guide will come to pick you up with taking a private vehicle Car / Van / Jeep/ Bus, depends upon your group size. Then you can explore Kirtipur town which has a full of historical legend. Sightseeing of an hour, than you can drive to Dakshinkali temple to see how people are offering animals to Goddess Kali. Here you can see the a lot of people sacrifice their animals. Visiting around here and after photographs, you can turned back to visit another spot called Chobhar Gorge.As soon as we arrive in Chobhar village, we immediately conduct our walk to visit the Chobhar gorge. There is a small but picturesque temple of Adinath on the top of a hill. From this top one can have a completed view of snow-capped mountain peaks. Just beyond the Chobhar Gorge. On the hike back visit Chovar Village. Chobhar gorge and Chobhar hil is also famous place to explore combine with these private tours. Transfer back to the hotel for overnight stay
Transfer to the International airport to connect onward destination or Join another programs
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private car/van/bus.
- Accommodation and three meals per day during the tour
- Professional and experienced Tourist guide for the whole trip
- Entrance fees and government royalties
- Domestic air ticket and airport tax for tourists and guides as mentioned in the itinerary
- All land transfer as per itinerary
- A special gift from our company "Gokyo Treks and Expedition Pvt Ltd"
- Nepal entry visa fees.
- Lunch and Dinner during the stay in Kathmandu valley .
- International airfare and airport departure taxes.
- Any kinds of batteries charge, telephone calls, loundry services etc.
- Alcoholic and beverage bar bills.
- Personal nature expenses, donations and TIPS for guide
- Your travel insurance (It is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any other things not mentioned.