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Cultural Valley – 1 Day

One of the fascinating, and important world heritage sites, Bhaktapur is made up of three large squares filled with shrines, temples, and activities. An essential Newari city, not only Bhaktapur is famous for its famous clay pots, and architectural values, but Bhakatpur is legendary for its colorful festivals, welcoming people, and delicious Newari cuisine. Despite rusting time, Bhaktapur retains a medieval feel till this date. Local people here are predominantly farmers or engaged in the traditional crafts of pottery, metalwork, art and woodwork which have supported the city since its establishment in the 12th century to service the trade route between Tibet and India and remain active industries. A fascinating place to explore!

Following to Bhaktapur, Panauti is surrounded by scared rivers and is birthplace to a number of legendary figures and to a traditional Newari confection produced only during a harvest festival each year. Panauti is also famous as 40 Temples and 28 Festivals, where 40 temples dedicated to various deities spread around the small one-kilometer town. Panauti is rich in Newari culture, with many of its festivals similar to those of Kathmandu while some are unique with a completely local character. Twenty-eight different festivals are celebrated every year, with some of the more unique ones being. So, in whichever time you visit Panauti, some festival is surely awaiting for your presence.

Highlights

  • The magnificent Golden Gate is a visual highlight of Bhaktapur Durbar Sq
  • The sky-high rooftop of the Nyatapola Temple.
  • National Art Gallery; extensive collection of Tantric cloth paintings and the Hindu version of Buddhist thangkas
  • Small villages dotted around the valley have Newari-style temples and traditional brick architecture.
  • Indreshwar Mahadev Temple; Panauti’s most famous temple

Trip Details

Starting time: 0945 AM
Reporting time: 0930 AM
Meeting Place: RMT Office Building, Lal Durbar Marg

Services included:
English Speaking Tour Guide
Private AC Vehicle as per group size

Guaranteed Departure:
Everyday

Private Group Departure:
Available if there is minimum 05 pax in a group

Cost of joining: USD 35.00 per person

Note: Entrance Fee is Not Included.

Itinerary

1. Bhaktapur

2. Panauti




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