Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple): One of an ancient religious architecture at top of Hill in Kathmandu. People visit here to find peace and pray with butter lamp on main gate and climb the little hillock to visit Ajima Temple for worship. From top of hill gives you panoramic views of the valley.
Swayambhunath is one of the holiest Buddhist Chaityas (Stupa) in Nepal. It is said to have evolved when the valley was created out of a primordial lake more than 2000 years ago before Manjushree Chopped a Chobhar Hill by his magic sword help to dry a lake.
Swayambhu literally means “self-existent one” believed a little island of Lake Valley and started to worship as lotus flower that bloomed in the middle which is dedicated to Himalayan goddess Manjushree. Both Buddhist and Hindu devotees worship and circumambulating the stupa to fulfill their wishes
Kathmandu Durbar Square: Known as Basantapur Darbar Kshetra in front of old Royal Palace of Kathmandu Valley Kingdom. In the valley there are three old Royal Palace Square from Malla Dynasty as well ruled by Shah Dynasty from 16th Century. All the spectacular newer architecture vividly showcases skills and art craftsmen over century.
Kathmandu Royal Palace Square is one of closed UNESCO heritage sight comparing Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Square Palaces.This entire Square surrounds quadrangles, revealing courtyards, temples and Statue of Hanuman known as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square,the monkey devotee of Hindu God Rama at the entrance of the palace gate.
Boudhanath Stupa: Take early morning either evening stroll around the white buzzing passes by light a butter lamp, flattering a colorful prayer flags, souvenirs, rooftop restaurant and coffee in hand.This 36meter high stupa of Boudhanath is one of the largest in South Asia and center of the Tibetan Buddhism in Himalaya Nepal.
Mandala shaped designed to replicate the Gyangtse of Tibet. The stupa was renovated by Lichchhabi Rulars in 7th century.Each side are pair of the seeing eye of Buddha symbolizing awareness with the canopy has 13 stages. The entire brick wall with 147 inches and 108 images of meditation Buddha inset behind copper prayer wheels.
Pashupatinath Temple (Holy Temple of Hindu): Pashupatinath temples are famous and sacred holiest Hindu Pilgramage complex that located on the bank of River Bagmati. Approximately 1 km from Tribhuvan International Airport gate and 5km from Thamel. This temple serves as the seat of Nepal’s national deity belongs to Lord Shiva in Hindusm.