Day Exploration In Medieval Villages - Kathmandu

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    , Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience., Day Exploration in Medieval Villages, 9/28/2017 - 12/31/2023
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide pick up facility inside Kathmandu valley
    Tribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
  • Return Details :
    Drop to the hotel you stay
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


If you have day leisure while you are in Kathmandu-nepal">Kathmandu, why dont you explore Bungmati and Khokana, the two virgin Newari settlements! Lie in the south of Patan city; Bungmati and Khokana are the two medieval villages in the Kathmandu Valley are 12 kilometers away from Kathmandu. These are only the villages in the valley, where tradition and culture of Neweri community are still as it was.
Visit the Ganesh and Machhindranath temple in Bungmati
Observe rural life of the Newari community of of Bungmati and Khokana villages
See the villagers working at traditional crafts in Khokana
Explore an antique mill of Mustard oil of Khokana village
Taste the original of Newari cuisines

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Your journey starts with a vantage point where one can behold the entire village of Bungamati and Khokana. Its very close to the Tibetan refugee Camp of Jawalakhel.. Around 5000 people live in Bungmati and 3000 inhabitants in Khonkana village that offers Bajra Barahi Shrine. Barahi is the designation of one of the Mother Goddesses Ajima. The temple was built 500 years ago. Bungmati is 20 minutes to walking distance from Khokana. In these 2 villages, travelers can explore the typical Newari houses and their lifestyles. Bungamati is still not influenced by the modern society just a few kilometers far from the village; Bungamati shows true beauty of the still living age old culture and civilization. Walking down the lanes of Bungamati, you will see the people are getting involved on the working intricate designs in wood and stone carving. Its really interesting to see the hanging red chilly garland on the wall of their house. This is why Bungamati and Khokana look always colorful. The Chilly and mustard oil of Khokana is still popular in Kathmandu valley.


Transport by Private Vehicle with Driver

Professional Tour Guide

A bottle of Mineral Water

Hotel pickup and drop-off





Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Not wheelchair accessible

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Face masks provided for travelers

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Gear/equipment sanitized between use

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

Regular temperature checks for staff

Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival

Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms