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Kathmandu Heritage free walking tour
Hi, I'm Prabin Bati. I am from Bhaktapur, Nepal. I am Nepalese government certified professional Tour Guide. I have been involved in tourism since 2012. I am a native of Kathmandu valley. I am doing my masters in Nepalese culture, History. If you are interested in Nepalese culture, history, and lifestyle I will be the best guy for you. Lets experience the best moment in Nepal in a most authentic way. Eager to meet you and exploring the ancient town together. Thank you
Meeting point: Kathmadnu Fire Brigade (Juddha salik,new road)
This heritage walk includes a 2 hr walk around Kathmandu Durbar Square, this is one of the ancient Malla Kingdoms. it is enlisted in the world heritage site since 1979. It used to be part of Royal Palace until 2008.
- We start our walk from the assembly courtyard at Basantapur Daballi. we start from the blessing from Kumari-Living Goddess. she is the only Royal Kumari in the country. there are interesting stories, myths and beliefs which I will be explaining to you. (00.00- 00:30 hrs)
- We visit various temples and the courtyard of the Medieval Palace area. We get inside the palace courtyard, ancient temples and monuments from the 8th century at least. (00:30-01:00 hrs )
- Then we walk up to the Indrachok and Ason local markets. it could be crowd but you can experience the local ethnicity. if you want to try the local food, we can go authentic newari food store.
During the walk, we visit various temples such as Machindranath temple, local Newari Buddhist monastic courtyards and many more
if you are interested in local foods then we can taste local foods as well. many legends and stories will be shared, which are very interesting as well. (01:00-02:00 hrs)
It is a cultural walk so you will be seeing ancient monuments, hearing legends, and walking in an old busy alley.
Entrance ticket= Npr 1000 per person
Note: you need to pay the entrance ticket
Meeting point:Basantapur- beside entrance of Basant...Basantapur- beside entrance of Basantapur Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
I will be standing near Kathmadnu Fire Brigade, Juddha salik, New Road I will be wearing a black cap.
How much does this tour cost?
Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).