Bandipur Village Tour

Key Information:

Price:525 Euro
Duration:7 Days
Group Size:1 - 10 People
Attractions:Newari culture
Departure City:Kathmandu
Meals:All meals included
Maximum Altitude:1030 meters
Transportation:Tourist Bus
Arrival City:Kathmandu

About Bandipur Village Tour:

Bandipur is an ancient trading town, situated altitude of 1030 m. Bandipur Village Tour lets you experience a beautiful Newar cultural and local village lifestyle. Bandipur Village Tour, nestled in the picturesque hills of Nepal, offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s rich culture and natural beauty. This charming village, with its well-preserved traditional architecture and warm hospitality, is a must-visit destination for those seeking an authentic Nepalese experience.

Bandipur’s cobbled streets wind through ancient buildings adorned with intricate woodwork and ornate windows. The village exudes an aura of timeless serenity, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in a bygone era. The panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks from Bandipur are breathtaking, making it a paradise for nature enthusiasts.

The warm hospitality of the locals is a highlight of the Bandipur experience. Homestays and cozy guesthouses offer authentic cultural exchanges, where you can savour delicious local cuisine and engage in conversations with friendly villagers.

Bandipur Village Tour Highlights:

  • Enjoy the natural beauty and culture of Bandipur village
  • Explore the ethnic settlements of the Newar community in Bandipur
  • Discover Asia’s biggest cave – Siddha Cave
  • Experience the local culture and lifestyle of the Magar ethnic group


Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu:

You will be picked up at the airport by one of the Tour and Trekking Nepal staff and driven to your Kathmandu host family or a hotel. Here you will be welcomed into the family, be given your own room and be provided with all your meals while in Kathmandu. This will be your home during your orientation and volunteering in Nepal. With easy bus routes into town and the surrounding countryside, this quiet and safe suburb is the perfect base for your time in Nepal. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu:

We tour Durbar Square, Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath stupa and Bouddhanath stupa which are all world heritage sites. The Durbar Square sheds light on the life of the royals in ancient times. Pashupatinath temple is one of the most important places of pilgrimage for all Hindus. Swayambhunath is also known as the Monkey Temple and Baudhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world. At noon, we are introduced to our fellow participants and discuss our trip at the Tour and Trekking Nepal office. Overnight in Kathmandu. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 03: Drive to Bandipur by Tourist Bus:

Early morning we take a tourist bus from Kathmandu to Bandipur which is at a distance of 148 km and takes about 4 hours. As we reach Bandipur we will be greeted by the loom of the Himalayan vista which includes Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhare, Langtang, Manaslu and Ganesh Himal. Today we will visit Bindabasini Temple, the temple of Khadga Devi and stroll around traditional Bandipur village. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 04: Day Hike to Ramkot:

Early morning we enjoy with sunrise and mountain view. We start our hike uphill to the Magar village of Ramko to witness their tradition or lifestyle. If the weather is fair enough the village offers the phenomenal vista of Annapurna and Manaslu. In the evening we will explore Raniban. Stay overnight at Bandipur.

Day 05: Explore Siddha Cave – One of the biggest cave in Nepal:

Early in the morning after breakfast, we hike to Siddha cave following the dense forest for around two hours. This recently discovered cave is 437m long and 45 m high which makes it the largest cave in Asia. Further, trek down to Bimalnagar to witness the traditional Newar village. Drive back to Bandipur from Bimalnagar to hike back the same way to Bandipur.

Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus:

We transfer to the tourist bus station and 06: 30 am drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus. This scenic drive offers fascinating glimpses of rural Nepal as you pass through Middle Hill scenery along the famous rafting Trishuli River originated from Tibet northeast of Kathmandu. Overnight stay in Kathmandu. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 07: Farewell friend and departure/Fly back home:

Our journey in Nepal comes to an end today! A Tour and Trekking Nepal representative will drop us off at the airport approximately 3 hours before our scheduled flight. On our way to home, we have plenty of time to plan our next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.

Service Included:

  • Free airport picks upon your arrival and a drop at the end of your trip
  • All the surface transportation as per the itinerary by tourist bus
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu on a bed and breakfast basis.
  • An experienced guide salary/accommodations/Insurance
  • All the meals during the Bandipur Village tour (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner )
  • Required entry permit fees and government taxes
  • Sightseeing around world heritage sites in Kathmandu Valley.
  • Farewell dinner party at a local restaurant in Kathmandu.

Service Excluded:

  • Your travel insurance ( Travel insurance is compulsory to take an adventure trip and it must be covered both medical and emergency evacuation with a minimum cost of USD 100, 000.
  • Hot shower, WIFI, and any electronic battery charge only in trekking.
  • Bottled/alcoholic/cold drinks, room service, and cart meals.
  • Extra night accommodation or meals in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure and early return from trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Tips and gratitude to your guides, porters, and drivers
  • Nepal entry visa fees

Note: The above-mentioned program itinerary is a sample. The period and cost of tour and trekking, volunteering and internship can be changed or extended as per travellers or volunteers' availability of duration.

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