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Situated in the west of Kathmandu city, Swayambhunath Stupa is a primeval religious architecture atop a hill in the Valley. It is said that the entire Kathmandu valley was once filled with an enormous lake, out of which a lotus was grown up. The valley came to be known as Swayambhu, meaning "Self-Created." The name comes from an eternal self-existent flame (swayaṃbhu) over which stupa was built afterward. HIGHLIGHTS • Visit holiest Buddhist Chaityas • View the entire Kathmandu valley • See the combination of two major religion Hinduism and Buddhism • Observe ancient religious architecture • Find yourself among the monks • Learn the mystery of all the holy shrines in Kathmandu Valley • Transportation by private Car
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- 1Swayambhunath TempleStop: 2 hours - Admission excludedSwaymbunath is one of a peaceful place to visit. Your short sightseeing tour highlights the religion of Nepal as well as the historical aspects of NepalRead more
- Bottled water
- Professional art historian guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by private vehicle with driver
- Entry/Admission - Swayambhunath Temple
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travellers can participate
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Not wheelchair accessible
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Located at the heart of kathmandu. All the beauty of nature you can view from here. Gives peace of mind in every visit. Lovely place to visit anytime time.
Date of experience: April 2019
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Responded 6 May 2019
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