Wake up early (5:30am) in the morning and drive to Swyambhunath Stupa. You will see the Buddhist people walking around the stupa (you could see people bowing their body and walking around). Explore the stupa and arund and later return to Hotel for breakfast. After refreshment, drive to Kopan Monastery (Tibetan Buddhism University). Explore around the Gumpa and you may talk to Lama and Nuns. Later you will proceed to another UNESCO World Heritage Site Pashupatinath. Evening back to Hotel and night rest.
Transfer: By private car/ van as per group size
Accommodation: Hotel in the city center
Taken care by: City tour guide.
Activities: Sightseeing around the city.
The 'self-sprung' Stupa probably the most sacred among Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Kathmandu. For Tibetans and followers of Tibetan Buddhism, it is second only to Boudha. It is located to the west of Kathmnadu at a 70m hillock. THe stupa is situated over the vast round dome. Buddha eyes (2 ever seeing eyes) wisely looking out over the peaceful valley
Kopan Gumpa (Monastery):
Kopan Monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery is situated to the north of Kathmnadu. It is a member of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), an international network of Gelugpa dharma centers, and once served as its headquarters. It was established in 1969 AD. The Monastery is famous for Buddhist teaching to the foreigners.
A Multi story Pagoda temple Pashupatinath is situated to the north east of Kathmandu at the bank of Bagmati river. Pashupatinath is the supreme GOD of the Hindus, Shiva temple. The history of Pashupatinath is dates back to 400BC. The major festivals are Maha Shiva Ratri, Haritalika, Bala Chaturdasi etc.