Private half day tour to Swayambhu, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Old Market

Your tour guide will come to your hotel and start tour at 8.30am. You visit temples, palaces and stupas and walk back to Thamel through the old Kathmandu market until 2.30pm.

Trip Cost Includes:

  • An English speaking tour guide
  • Pick up drop off in private tourist cars
  • Monument entry fee
  • Sightseeing in private vehicle

Trip Cost Does Not Include:

  • Meals

Private half day tour to Swayambhu, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Old Kathmandu Market

Swoyambhunath Temple: This Buddhist Stupa, said to be 2000 years old is a perfect architecture of gilded spire and white washed dome located under thousands of fluttering prayer flags. From the spire, four faces of Buddha stare out across the valley in the cardinal directions. The entire structure is symbolic.  

Kathmandu’s Durbar Square: is one of three royal palace squares in the Kathmandu Valley. This site was the royal residence until the 19th century where important ceremonies, such as the coronation of the Nepalese monarch use to take place.  

Old Kathmandu Market: After exploring temples and palaces of Kathmandu Durbar Square we will walk through the old market of Kathmandu which sells spices, dried fish, fruits, vegetables, shoes, clothes and everything in small old houses.

Just give us a call or send us message at whatsapp at +977 9841414582 for this tour. This tour is available everyday any time of the year. Or send us an email if want to customize the trip.

Best Time for this Tour

Any time of the year except June July August


Nepal Tourist Visa & Visa Fee

You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at International Airport in Kathmandu. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos with accurate USD for visa fee.

15 days - US $ 25.00 for 15 days single/multiple entry.
30 days - US $ 40.00 for 30 days single/multiple entry.
90 days - US $ 100.00 for 90 days single/multiple entry.
There is no visa fee applicable to the passport holder of member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) for 30 days. Indian nationals do not currently need a visa to enter Nepal. 


Tour Guides

All our tour guides are Government Licensed Experienced Tour Guides. 


Means of Transportation

We use private vehicles on this trip


No vaccinations are compulsory in Nepal, but we do recommend you are covered for Diphtheria, TB, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Typhoid, Polio and Tetanus. We also do recommend for a dental check-up prior to travelling and you should know your blood group in case of emergency in your travel.


Insurance Coverage

One MUST have travel insurance policy to join any of Eve Holidays trips. You must be insured for comprehensive expenses that might incur due to medical issues or accidents (this includes air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and treatment costs and theft and loss). We don't arrange or sell insurance.


Contact Us

Information required for this trip is provided here. If you want to consult us regarding any aspect of the trip, please feel free to email us or give us a call at  +977 9841414582