Adult, Family, Guided Trip, Pilgrimage, Private Tour
Dakshinkali Pharping and kirtipur Tour is a specially design tour for those who wish to learn more about large scale of animals sacrifices in Nepal. But these animal sacrifice ceremonies take place every Tuesday and Saturday which is an hours drive from Kathmandu.
Dakshinkali is located 23 km far from Kathmandu . Dakshinkali is the famous shaktipeeth of Hindu Goddess Kali. Where worshippers sacrifice animals such as birds and goats in the name of goddess. Similarly on the way up to the temple. You will be passing through many colorful small outdoor shop, selling trinkets and offering like flower and coconuts to be brought to the temple.
Pharping is the beautiful home to the Buddhist monasteries and the cave of Guru Padmasambhava. Where you can see some glimpse of the starkly different architecture of Buddhist.
After enjoying the panoramic views of Pharping, you will then drive to the neighboring town of Kirtipur. Kirtipur is also known as the old Newari city. Which is a historic town that has many things to offer like old shrines and temples, old settlements, and old houses.
Dakshinkali Pharping Kirtipur Tour is the near by destination from Kathmandu.
We wrote a blog on Dakshinkali Temple Nepal. Read to learn more about Dakshinkali Temple Nepal, and “Why locals/Hindus worship Goddess Kali – the goddess of death and destruction?”
Descriptions: Dakshinkali Temple is located 22 km, and 45 minutes drive away from Kathmandu. Every Tuesday and Saturday, there will be ceremonies held on animal sacrifices such as cocks and male goats. Dakshinkali Temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali.
12.00pm: Lunch around Dakshinkali Temple at local restaurant with special Nepali cuisine.
01.00pm: After lunch, we will visit Pharping.
Description: Pharping is 4km away from Dakshinkali Temple. NOTE: It is 18km away from Kathmandu on the valley rim, on a hilltop with a Buddhist Monastery named Drolma Lhakhang.
You will visit more monasteries in Pharping, only if you are interested.
03.00pm: We will drive to Kirtipur.
Description: This historic town has many things to offer like old shrines and temples, old settlements, and old houses. The people here typically dress in old traditional costumes, and you will see many locals working on ancient looms. The Chilamchu stupa and the temple of Bagh Bhairav are major sights here. You will have great views of Kathmandu from the Shiva Parvati temple.
05.00pm: Drive back to Kathmandu.
06.00pm: Return to your hotel. Tour ends.
Price & Terms
USD 60 per pax (based on 2 pax). If you are traveling in a group of more than 6 pax, kindly write to us at email@example.com and we will give you a special quotation.
What is included?
As stated on itinerary.
All land transportation.
Mineral water in car.
English Speaking/Nepalese Speaking driver guide x1
Tour guide x1
Lunch at local restaurant outside of Dakshinkali Temple
All entrance fees as stated in the itinerary.
Petrol & Parking fees.
23% VAT (Government tax and service charge).
What is not included?
Tipping to local guide, tour guide and driver.
How to book?
Please fill the form below.
We kindly request that you fill in the online booking form. Otherwise, just provide us answers to the following questions directly through our email address firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Dakshinkali Pharping Kirtipur Tour
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50% deposit will be paid by your side via either PayPal or bank in to our Nepal Company account. The remaining amount can be deposited after arriving in Nepal.
We will issue the official payment receipt to you once we receive the payment.