Bhaktapur known as Khwapa in local Newari tongue, meaning city of devotees, most interesting and cultural capital of Nepal, Bhapurpur’s history goes back to 8th century. The city of home of towering old religious temples, finest architectural durbars, a blend of northern art and southern mythology, the aged arts, architecture and cultures are heritage of Bhaktapur. The Pagoda and Shikara style temples, Vihars Vahis, Traditional Buddhist monasteries, stone water spouts, ponds, pati, math and sattal (public shelters), stupas, city gates, palaces, artistic private houses and other cultural and historical heritages are major monuments and ‘Living Heritage’ of the ancient city. This grandeur is set against a surprisingly rural backdrop. Many local still make a living farming the fields around Bhaktapur and the streets are full of drying crops farmers windowing rice and wheat using wicker baskets and electric fans and bunches of dry garlics are hang in windows. From a visitor viewpoint; this city is to wander aimlessly soaking up the atmosphere. The Bhaktapur Durbar Square was enlisted in World Heritage Site in 1979 AD. 

Another attraction in this tour is Changunarayan, Temple the oldest and historic temple is living museum of carving from Lichhbai dynasty during 4th to 9th century. The temple is listed in World Heritage Site and attracts hundreds f tourist every year.

Trip Highlights

  • Durbar Square: Golden Gate, Siddi Laxi Stone temple, Yeksheswor temple etc.
  • Taumadhi Square: Nyatpolo Temple, Bhairab temple and Tilmadhev temple etc.
  • Dattatraya Square: Dattatraya temple, Bhimsen temple and pea-cocked window. 
  • Potter Square: Various shape of clay made pots, old profession in the world.

Itinerary

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Day 01:This is a Day Tour from Kathmandu based Hotel.

At around 7:00AM you have breakfast in Hotel. Leave from hotel around 8:45am or 9:00AM starting the tour, We have lunch break somewhere at around 1:00PM. Groceries are available to buy beverages along the way. After lunch; we continue sightseeing 01:30 Pm - You are free for 30 minutes. At around 02:30 Pm – Drive back to Hotel. Late afternoon drop you off at hotel or the place you ask for.

Cost Includes:

  • Transfers by private car / van
  • English speaking tour guide

Cost Excludes:

  • Meals and drinks during the tour 
  • Heritage entrance fees (USD 15 for Bhaktapur)
  • Personal expenses such as: souvenirs, maps, and guidebooks etc.
  • Guide other than English speaking.
  • Tips for your guide and driver (Tipping is not obligatory but only expected by your guide and driver. It is totally your choice and intuition)

Dates & Prices

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Trip cost: US$ 59
  • Trip Duration 1 Day
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Difficulty Easy
  • Trip StyleCulture Tour
  • Transportation: Private Car/Van
  • Max Person: 18
  • Min Person: 2
  • Best time to visit: Around the year
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