Activity : Kathmandu Day tours, Sightseeing
Total Days : 5 hours
Difficulty : easy
Start - End : Thamel-Thamel
Highest Altitude : 1340M
Season : All
Roaming around the city of Kathmandu with rickshaw is the most amazing thing that one can do in the heart of Kathmandu. Rickshaw rides are one of the old traditions to travel within and are a safe and environmentally friendly way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy. Mostly you ca see rickshaw in Kathmandu Durbar square which is a unique thing of the city. Here you may see many examples of rickshaws pulled by a bicycle.Kathmandu Durbar Square Rikshaw Tour allows you to get a taste of life in the city as your driver pedals through the old, narrow streets.
The best way to see the main market and the daily lifestyle of Nepalese people is from the back of a bicycle rickshaw winding through the labyrinthine lanes of Asan and Indra Chowk.Be sure to keep an eye out for the bustling local markets that you’ll pass along the way. In about two to three hour our knowledgeable tour guides will show you some of the most notable places in Kathmandu city.The tour includes old part of Kathmandu city (Kathmandu Durbar Square) which is also known as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square, used to be the residence of the Nepali royal family. This durbar square is listed in UNESCO world heritage sites. Here you will explore the decorative grand palaces that once housed the kings of Kathmandu, or take in the impressive temples first built in the 16th century.
After admiring the centuries-old architecture, your Kathmandu Durbar Square Rikshaw tour ends the tour with a warm cup of Chiya (tea) which can be purchased from a street vendor or at a local tavern, before returning to Thamel.The ride is inexpensive and very cost effective, thereby giving you a chance to glance at the colorful streets of the place. Also, during the tour, you can make around the place and take photographs.
Itinerary of day Kathmandu Durbar square tour:
tour starting point/Departure spot: Thamel Kathmandu/your hotel
tour strat at 8:00 am
tour end at 12:30 pm
trip/tour duration: 4hrs 30m
About trip/tour start date: we organize the tour on your requested date.