After your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu, you will be sincerely welcomed by our office representative and transferred to the hotel. You can then go for a stroll down the street to get familiar with the neighborhood. This is your first overnight in the valley of temples and cows, probably the most in the world. Overnight stay at hotel.
Full day conducted tour of Kathmandu valley takes on a visit to Pashupatinath Temple in the morning which is one of the hallowed Hindu temple. Then, you will be transfered to the centre of the Kathmandu to explore the ancient city of Kathmandu with full of art and craft including Kathmandu Durbar Square, the ‘Hanuman Dhoka’ and Kumari temple. Here you will see the traditional art and craft as well 12th – 17th century Durbar Square built by Malla King. Then drive 4 km west of Thamel to one of the ancient stupa Syambhunath, known as monkey temple as you will see there there large number monkeys surrounding the Stupa. This place is widespread between Buddhist and Hindus equally. On top of that, you can have entire Kathmandu valley view from the hilltop. Overnight stay in hotel.
After having breakfast, we will move toward Bandipur from Kathmandu either on tourist bus or private vehicle. The time we will take to reach Bandipur doesn’t matter but the views on the route are so good you will be enjoying views rather than noticing time. After smooth, comfortable and beautiful drive, we will be in beautiful village named Bandipur. Till evening, we will enjoy our time by spending a moment with local people to know about their lifestyle’s.
Bandipur, it is one of the magnificent Hill Stations in Nepal having its own and unique landscape. It is said to be a trade point between British India and Independent Tibet. Next to this, it offers you a friendly environment which will surely be a favorable point to have a visit to Bandipur. Today we will explore the beauty of Bandipur village about. After having some good food, we will head out from the hotel. The main attraction for today will be Khadga Devi Temple featuring the memorial of Paarpani Mahadev. After then, we will head to Bindabasini and Mahalaxmi temples having its own importance and beauties. You can see the excellence of brass carving and wood carving. We will also visit to the silk farm and learn about the silk farming and silk is made. After these, we will return to hotel.
After early breakfast in Bandipur, we will drive back to Kathmandu. You also can join Chitwan national park, Jungle safari trip or White-water rafting trip if you have or can extend your time or also you can go back to Kathmandu for shopping in day and in night you can join for Nepali typical dinner with Nepali cultural show. Overnight stay in hotel.
As the last day on this trip, we drive you to airport as per your flight schedule back to home or onward destination. If you have extra time then Himalayan Scenery Treks can probably arrange you another program.
We definitely hope that you enjoyed the Bandipur Homestay Tour and hope to see you again for another adventure soon.