Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and
has a strong Buddhist and Hindu heritage.
Two of the most memorable sights of
the city are the stupas at Bodhnath and
Swayambhunath which feature the eyes
of Buddha looking in all four directions.
Also visit Pashupatinath Temple, one of the
most important Hindu Temples of Shiva in
Adjoining Kathmandu is Patan, Nepal’s
second city and home to a number of
important historical sites. Walk through
Patan Durbar Square and visit the Royal
Palace with its temples and religious shrines.
Bhaktapur is a historical town that is
renowned for its architecture, temples
and ancient monuments. Walk through
Bhaktapur Durbar Square and see the
Golden Gate and the Palace of 55 Windows,
a 15th century building with unique
woodcarving. Also visit the intricately
decorated Changu Narayan, an ancient