Kathmandu Durbar Square
One can see artistic monuments, find the house of the living goddess, learn about the Kal Bhairam temple, red monkey god, and hundreds of erotic wood carvings. The kastamandap rest house located within the durbar square is said to have been built from a single tree, it is because of this house, Kathmandu valley got its name. There is also a museum located at the Durbar Square which presents a complete history of Nepal's King and Rulers.
Half-Day Itineraries for Kathmandu Valley:
These are some of the half-day itineraries offered by most travel agents in Nepal. One can hire a car or a take the bus, with or without a guide can have splendid time in any of the following itineraries.
Kathmandu Dubar Square, Swayambhu
Kathmandu and Patan Durbar Square
Kathmandu Durbar Sqaure, Pashupatinath
Pashupati, Bouddha, Bhaktapur
Pashupati, Bouddha, Changu Narayan
Changu Narayan, Sankhu
Kritipur, Chobhar and Dakshinkali
Kathmandu Durbar Square, Ason, Pasupatinath, Bouddha
Note: Use the above list as an example, its always best to create your own list and discover the fruits of traveling spontaneously.