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Bandipur Village Tour Summary
- Tour at Bandipur duration: 2 Nights 3 Days
- Top Altitude: 1,030 meters / 3,379 feet
- Group Size: 1 – 14 People
- Best time to Visit: All months besides Rains
- Foods on Tour: Breakfast only
- Accommodation: Tourist Standard Hotel
- Transportation: Car or Jeep [Private Trip]
Bandipur tour is the most popular for its Newari culture, and tradition thus it is the best-selling trip in Nepal. It has a charming hilltop town known for its preserved cultural heritage, stunning mountain views, and lush landscapes. It’s a trading route between India and Tibet.
It’s a popular destination for travelers seeking a peaceful and authentic Nepalese experience. Typically, Bandipur is possible to visit as part of a larger itinerary that includes other destinations in Nepal. Duration of your tour package may vary depending on your preferences, but a typical Bandipur visit might last 2-3 days.
From Bandipur Village, you can enjoy stunning views of several prominent mountain ranges in the Himalayas. Dhaulagiri 8,167m, Annpurna peaks, Manaslu 8,163m, Ganesh Himal 7,422m, Langtang Lirung 7,234 meter mountains are possible to see from Bandipur Village.
A trip to Bandipur by car includes the guided walks through the town to explore its traditional architecture, visits to local temples and shrines, hiking in the surrounding hills, and interactions with the local community to learn about their culture and way of life.
Moreover, besides exploring Bandipur itself, our Bandipur tour package also includes to visit to nearby attractions such as Siddha Gufa (Siddha Cave) and other scenic viewpoints with your local tour guide.
Best of Bandipur village tour highlights
- Varieties of the multiple mountains view from Bandipur Hill.
- View of Mt. Annapurna Range, Mount Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, and Langtang etc.
- Bandipur village is surrounded by natural splendor and characteristics, a unique attraction.
- Famous for its Silkworm farm – about 3-5 minute of walking from the village
- Authentic Newari culture, hospitality and Newari cuisine.
- Bageshwori Peak, Khadga Devi Temple and Siddha Gufa – cave…etc.
Bandipur village tour package itinerary details
01 DayJourney to Bandipur Hill (1,030m/3,379 feet), 4 hours.
Start on a scenic 4-hour drive to the captivating village of Bandipur, nestled to the west of the Kathmandu Valley. It’s 147 kilometers (91 miles) west from Kathmandu, and the only way to get there is by road. Bandipur, steeped in historical significance, stands as one of Nepal’s most ancient and enchanting gems.
Moreover, as we traverse this picturesque route, prepare to be mesmerized by a tapestry of awe-inspiring vistas. Feast your eyes upon vibrant green paddy fields and lush, dense forests that adorn the landscape. Witness the tranquil beauty of the meandering Trishuli River as it gracefully winds through the countryside, offering glimpses of traditional Nepali villages nestled amidst this natural splendor.02 DayExploration Bandipur Village [Full day tour] .
We embark on a delightful hike through the heart of Bandipur Village, a haven for mountain enthusiasts. Our ascent leads us to the summit of Raniban Hill, where an awe-inspiring panorama awaits.
From this view point, you’ll have breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayan peaks, including Dhaulagiri (8,171m), Annapurna (8,091m), Manaslu (8,163m), Ganesh Himal (7,422m), and Langtang Lirung Himal (7,234m). They are majestically above 6,000 meters high peaks.
Our adventure continues with an enthralling exploration of the area’s remarkable attractions. Our first stop is the renowned Siddha Cave, a geological marvel discovered in 1987. Siddha Gufa, a cave proudly holds the distinction of being the largest cave in all of South Asia.
Perched dramatically above the village, it offers a fascinating journey into the depths of the Earth. Get stunning formations and natural wonders sculpted over countless millennia. Additionally, follow to explore Siddha Cave, that takes us two-hour trek through lush jungles, where we’ll encounter Patalidwar Cave. This adventure invites us to traverse scenic terrain as we venture deeper into the wilderness.
Along the way, we’ll visit to the Khadga Devi Temple, a place of profound spiritual significance. Our exploration extends further as we venture into the charming villages of Ramkot and Muchuk, each brings with unique charm and cultural treasures waiting to be discovered.
Take a moment immersing yourself in this breathtaking settle down, we’ll descend to our hotel. Likewise, In the evening, gather for a delightful dinner accompanied by an ethnic cultural show, providing a rich immersion into the traditions and heritage of this remarkable region.03 DayHalf day visit Bandipur. Return to Kathmandu or drive to Pokhara, 4 hours.
It sounds like you had a great trip visiting the sites in Bandipur. So we returned to Kathmandu Valley and drop-off at your hotel in Thamel, or to ensure a smooth drop-off at your desired location. Enjoy the rest of your stay in Kathmandu! If you have any more questions or need further assistance, feel free to ask.Optional Journey to Pokhara City [extra cost]
After immersing ourselves in the sights and experiences of this region, we’ll embark on the next place to the picturesque city of Pokhara. Pokhara, known as the city of lakes, awaits us with its mystical landscapes and new adventures. As we bid farewell to Bandipur Village, our knowledgeable tourist guide will accompany us on the journey.
Upon reaching Pokhara, tourists will have a spectacular views of Dhaulagiri (8,167m), the Annapurna Mountains, including Annapurna I (8,091m), the Manaslu Range (8,163m), Lamjung Himal, and more, creating an unforgettable welcome to this enchanting city.
If you wish to add more tour activity for the Pokhara City Tour? Take a look the trvel plan on the given link. Or check here for best things to do in Pokhara town to make your trip better. Trip finish
How much is the Bandipur village tour cost?
The Bandipur tour package cost depends upon the group size you are traveling to and the means of transportation you choose. Our fix departure cost is sharing on the basis of your travel group size. However, traveling solo tour costs a little bit more expensive rather group travel in terms of private guide and transportation. Have in mind that the tour guide cost and the vehicle cost are going to share by the number of a person you are traveling together with.
What’s Included in the Price
- Transfer by a private car (your hotel in Thamel to Bndipur village – Kathmandu) both way.
- Two Nights double bedroom accommodation in Bandipur village homestay with breakfast plan.
- Require touristic spots entrance fees.
- Experienced English-speaking tour guide as per 3 days Bandipur tour package plan.
- All government TAX/VAT + Gokyo Treks Agency service charges.
What’s not-includes in the Price
- Lunch, dinner and drinks.
- Extra cost of Car to transfer from Bandipur to Pokhara Phewa lakeside.
- Gratuities for guide and driver [Tip is a culture, so they expect highly].
Departure and Return Departure Point:
Have in mind that we pick up all the travelers from inside the ring road such as your location in Thamel, Lazimpat, Darbar Marg, etc.
What To expect?
Tourists on a Bandipur private car tour package from their Kathmandu hotel can expect a scenic 4-hour drive to the historic village of Bandipur. Discover the untouched beauty of the Newar town and its pristine surroundings, where you’ll have a breathtaking views of the Himalayas.
Likewise, you can explore charming streets, visit Siddha Cave and immerse themselves in the authentic Newari culture. The journey continues to Pokhara, offering stunning mountain views and lakeside relaxation.
Additional Information (TIPS AND TRICKS)
Confirmation will receive at the time of booking
a wheelchair is not accessible entire the tours
A maximum of 25 people per booking
Travelers with back pain are okay but not recommended for pregnant, and very old travelers.
It’s a private tour/activity.
You can cancel up to 48 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund. For a full refund, you must cancel at least 48 hours before the experience’s start time. If you cancel less than 48 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 48 hours before the experience’s start time will accepts. Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Notes for Bandipur village Tour Travelers:
Likewise, Bandipur is accessible by road from Kathmandu, Pokhara, and other major cities in Nepal. In this tour package includes accommodation that suit your budget and preferences. And you’ll have the opportunity to savor authentic Nepalese cuisine during your stay in Bandipur.
Weather, accommodation, local culture, transportation, activities, Newari cuisine, internet connectivity, safety and environmental responsibility. They are major things to know for tourist before visit to Bandipur Village.
The above-mentioned Bandipur village travel itinerary is subject to change due to a condition and the months you travel to. Likewise, traveler’s can reach Bandipur taking a tourist bus from Kathmandu to Dumre and return also by Tourist Bus. This makes the journey cheaper comparing to taking private car transfer to and from Bandipur.
Covid-19 travel protocol might affect your travel plan, so please let us know on time if there are any changes that might occur. So, we will have enough to manage booking for hotel and a private car.
“What makes Bandipur village tour special?”
This trip to Bandipur Village is exceptionally special for tourists. Visitors can experience the rich culture and traditions of the Newar community in a picturesque setting. Surrounded by stunning Himalayan landscapes, providing breathtaking views. It has retained its traditional charm and is unspoiled by mass tourism.
Tourists can enjoy hiking, trekking, and exploring natural wonders like caves. Accommodations in Bandipur offer warm hospitality and a chance to stay in charming guesthouses and hotels. Hike to Bandipur village provides a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Travelers can appreciate local cuisine, witness cultural shows, and interact with friendly locals.
We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in quality services. We are a team of professional, experienced, and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others.
Bandipur Village Tour Traveler’s Review
Typical Village to get out of crowds
After a month of travel, this place stands out as the best we’ve stayed at. The village atmosphere adds a charming touch to the experience. Our room was not only clean but also quite comfortable, and the breakfast was absolutely delicious. What truly makes this place exceptional is the outstanding scenery.
Ammar, our guide was incredibly friendly and helpful. Whenever you need assistance, he responds promptly and efficiently. It feels like you have booked a 5-star luxury tour package, we definitely recommend Ammar and his organization!.
Response from Gokyo Treks Nepal
Dear Paul Louis T, We appreciate your effort in providing feedback on the Bandipur tour package. We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to serve you once more in the near future. Thank you! Regards, Ammar Raj Guni
This is a wonderful destination for unwinding and enjoy the tranquility. The places we explored were absolutely incredible, with the Siddha Cave being a standout highlight. I wholeheartedly endorse staying here if you plan to visit Bandipur.
Ammar, our friendly and highly skilled guide, took care of all our arrangements, including booking our accommodations and arranging a private car transfer from our hotel in Kathmandu to Bandipur for our visit. Ammar, thank you for making our journey truly incredible.
Response from Gokyo Treks Nepal
Dear Martin Dona Ema, We appreciate your effort in providing feedback on the Bandipur tour package. We eagerly await the opportunity to serve you once more in the near future. Thank you! Regards, Ammar Raj Guni
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|No. of people||Price Per Person|
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|10 +||USD 150|
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