Day one starts with a meeting at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu upon arrival by Office Personnel. After your arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley is the political and cultural heart of the Kingdom giving amazing places to just wander and take it all with beautiful Buddhist and Hindu temples, vivid and intriguing museums to explore. Even the lots of colored prayer flags, which are used to bless the place they decorate, catch the eye. Here, evening streets are filled with sounds of traditional live music. The urban sprawl that makes up modern Kathmandu is in fact two cities, Patan and Kathmandu.
Later, you will be taken for a visit to one of the very popular and religious Temple in Nepal, Pashupatinath.The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous, sacred Hindu temple dedicated to Pashupatinath located on the banks of the Bagmati River 5 kilometers north-east of Kathmandu Valley in the eastern city of Kathmandu the capital of Nepal. The temple is famous for its awe-inspiring and astounding pagoda architecture.The whole area of Pashupatinath comprises 264 hectares of land that includes 518 temples and monuments. This temple is considered one of the sacred temples of Hindu faith .The temple serves as the seat of the national deity, Lord Shiv. The entire complex is divided into two parts, the inner courtyard and outer complex. The main temple is beautifully carved with wooden rafters. The roof of the temple is made with copper and is coated with gold. This temple complex is on UNESCO World Heritage Sites/’ list since 1979. This extensive Hindu temple precinct is a sprawling collection of temples, ashrams, images and inscriptions raised over the centuries along the banks of the sacred Bagmati River. The main idol of the temple is made of the stone lingam with a silver serpent.
Only the followers of Hinduism can enter the main temple, but all the other buildings are available for foreigners visiting. There is hindu mythological belief that the Jyotirlinga housed in the Pashupatinath temple is the head of the body which is made up of the twelve Jyotirlinga in India. Mostly thousands of devotees from outside country also visit on special occasions like
Hindu festivals such as Ekadasi, Sankranti, Mahashivaratri, Teej, Raksa Bandhan, Grahan (Eclipse) , Poornima (Full Moon day) etc. These days the whole atmosphere turns festive and mirthful as lots of people congregate here.