Patan Bungmati Khokana tour is a day tour in traditional newari village. Bungmati is famous for Newari culture and traditions. Khokana is also famous for its nature. Bungmati is also the home to Rato Machindranath Temple and Karya Binayak Temple. Khokana is famous for the green rice fields across the Newari village. Bungmati Khokana Patan day tour discovers the traditional architecture and rich culture of the medieval time.
Bungmati Khokana village day tour not only offers a traditional architecture and a spiritual charm, but also the traditional lifestyle of local Newari peoples. Includes sitting in common courtyards, weaving, chatting, working and helping each other. Also exchange the culture with the local people and practice following their lifestyle.
Bungmati Khokana Patan day tour begins in the morning as your guide receive you from your hotel and first drive to Bungmati village. Then move toward the main courtyard the Karya Binayak Temple which dedicates to Lord Ganesh. After that you will head north towards Khokana, a short drive from Bungmati.
Bungamati is 8 km far from Kathamandu. So you will reach within an hour and a few hour walk around the Khokana, and Bungmati village. We get back to Kathmandu and on the way, we tour in Patan. Patan is famous for its historical and heritage sites.
The Kathmandu day tour to Patan Bungmati and Khokana village tour is suitable for couples, friends and family with children to seniors. This day tour is possible throughout the year. Spring, Autumn and winter are the best time of year as the skies are clear and blooms the flower. Also possible to observe the Nepalese festival Dashain and Tihar in October and Nepali new year in Mid April. A highly recommends day tour in Kathmandu.
Why Patan Bungmati Khokana Tour
Experience rural life in the Newari villages of Bungmati and Khokana
See local villagers working at traditional crafts in Khokana
Visit the Ganesh and Machhindranath temples in Bungmati
Full day sightseeing BB Meal- Breakfast and Accommodation Standard Accommodation Hotel in Kathmandu
You will pick up from your hotel and drive to the village of Khokana. It takes about 30 minutes to reach there. You can explore Khokana, Bungmati Village and the entire surrounding. Bungmati is the birthplace of Rato Machhindranath and built with a large Shikhara style temple. The annual festival of Rato Machhindranath Jatra is probably the longest in Nepal. It is because of the rato Machhindranath spends half of the year in Bungmati and rests in Patan. This jatra Capture unique livelihood of locals in your camera and memory. After 4-5 hours tour of these cultural heritages, you will head back to Kathmandu.
Hotel pick-up and drop off
Transportation in a private vehicle
Mineral water during the tour
What's not included?
Monuments entrance fees
Food and drinks
Tips for guide and driver