Bhaktapur Durbar Square Tour

Bhaktapur Durbar Square Tour
Bhaktapur Durbar Square Tour
Bhaktapur Durbar Square Tour
At a Glance
Duration5 Hours
Trip GradeEasy
Maximum Altitude1400m/4593.176ft
Group Size1 to 20 pax
Travel StyleSightseeing
Best Timeyear-around

Embark on the renowned Bhaktapur Durbar Square Tour, a must-visit half-day itinerary in Kathmandu. Our professional city guide will lead you through this captivating journey, which can be completed in just 4 hours. Among the three Durbar Squares in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur holds a special place as the largest and oldest. Prepare to be mesmerized by the intricate art, architectural marvels, and vibrant tapestries of culture that still thrive within this historic square.

Nestled in Bhaktapur, the ancient city renowned for its fine arts, lies Bhaktapur Durbar Square. This remarkable square serves as a living museum, showcasing the splendid art and architecture of the medieval era. Visitors are treated to a mesmerizing display of exquisite sculptures, intricate woodcarvings, and majestic pagoda temples dedicated to various deities. The square's allure stems from its diverse collection of temples, crafted from wood and brick, boasting pagoda and Shikhar-style designs. These temples encircle the magnificent fifty-five window palace, making the Durbar Square complex a true architectural gem within the Kathmandu Valley. Adding to its grandeur, the complex features a statue of King Bhupatindra Malla, standing gracefully atop a solitary stone column. Noteworthy attractions within the complex include the Golden Gate, Lion's Gate, Mini Pashupatinath Temple, Vatsala Temple, Nyatapola Temple (the tallest temple in Nepal), and Bhairava Nath Temple.


  • Discover the wonders of Bhaktapur Durbar Square starting from Kathmandu
  • Uncover the secrets of the ancient city of Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Immerse yourself in the rich history by visiting museums, palaces, and monuments
  • Marvel at the magical art and architecture that surround you
  • Experience the local culture and lifestyle firsthand
  • Take a stroll through the pottery courtyard and witness skilled artisans at work
  • Visit the iconic Nyathpola temple for a spiritual experience
  • Explore the Siddhi Laxmi Temple and learn about its significance
  • Delve into the hidden gems of Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Enjoy the unique charm and beauty of this medieval city.

Embark on our Bhaktapur Durbar Square tour, starting from Kathmandu in a private vehicle. Discover one of the most remarkable UNESCO World Heritage sites and the oldest Durbar Square in Kathmandu. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the palace for a duration of 4 hours and uncover the hidden treasures of this captivating country. After the tour, we will ensure your safe return to your hotel. We sincerely hope that you will have a delightful journey with our team. Should you require any assistance for the upcoming day, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are more than happy to be of service to you.

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Discover the rich cultural and historical heritage of Bhaktapur through an exceptional day tour, widely regarded as one of Nepal's finest. Departing from Kathmandu, the journey to Bhaktapur takes approximately one hour. Once you arrive, immerse yourself in the splendor of the palace, delve into the captivating museums, marvel at the intricate statues, and admire the awe-inspiring art and architecture. With the assistance of a knowledgeable local guide, make the most of your four-hour exploration before concluding the tour and returning to your hotel.

Max. Altitude: 1400m/4593.176ft
Cost Details
  • Provide transportation services from your location to Bhaktapur Durbar Square using a private vehicle
  • Accompany you with a professional city guide who is fluent in English and possesses extensive knowledge in Tradition, Art, and Architecture
  • Cover the entrance fees and government taxes for your convenience
  • Conduct a comprehensive 4-hour tour around the prominent sites of Bhaktapur Durbar Square, including Nyatapola, Durbar, Dattatraya, Pottery Square, and more
  • Enjoy a complimentary lunch at an authentic restaurant during the tour
  • We will safely drop you off at your hotel using the same car after the completion of the tour.
  • Excluded are all forms of accommodation available at an extra cost
  • Meals and beverages outside of the provided package
  • Additional activities such as tours, trekking, aerial flights, and rafting.
  • Tips for the Guide and Diver
  • Nepal visa fees are not part of the package