Kirtipur (“City of Glory”) is located on top of the hill about 5km south of Kathmandu city. This historical and traditional city offers the stunning view of Kathmandu valley and as well as the majestic Himalayas. Kirtipur is one of the medieval kingdoms of the Kathmandu Valley. Kirtipur, with Nepal’s largest and oldest Tribhuvan University, is also an important learning center of Nepal.A Theravada Buddhist monastery built in traditional Thai architectural style is situated near the entrance to the city where one can observe shrines and other temples, old houses, people in traditional dress working on ancient looms which are the major attraction of Kirtipur Day Tour. After exploring the wonderful place we will back to Kathmandu.
This historic town has many interesting sights to see such as Bagh Bhairab temple, is one of the most popular temples dedicated to the deity Bhairab (a manifestation of Shiva) in the form of a tiger, Uma Maheshwar temple (locally, Kwacho Dega) is one of the important heritage sites of Kirtipur. This pagoda-style, three-storied temple is situated at the highest point (1414 m) of Kirtipur.