Patan and Bhaktapur Day Tour
Trip at-a- Glance
- Country: Nepal
- Destination: Nepal
- Activities: Day Activities in Nepal
- Group size: 1-12
- Best Season: Round the year
Private Day tours in Kathmandu valley are an increasing trend among the tourist visiting Nepal. There are so many options for Private Day tours. Among which Patan and Bhaktapur day tour is another best cultural tour. The Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square are listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will surely enjoy the tour as you can see the ancient handicrafts and the architectures built during the unification of Kathmandu valley and Malla reign. These Durbar squares are well-preserved and have many legend stories. The guide from Step On Himalaya will be waiting for you at the hotel lobby to take you around these places. We will now hop into the private vehicle and then head towards our destination.
The drive from Kathmandu to Patan Durbar Square will take about 30 minutes. After arriving at Patan, we will stroll around the area enjoying the amazing fine arts and architectures. Many local shops are there selling the handicrafts, antique items, traditional dresses, etc. Food stalls and restaurants are selling the local snacks items, tea, and traditional cuisines. Krishna Mandir is the famous temple built with stones. Krishna, the avatar of Lord Vishnu is being worshipped here. On the auspicious occasion of Krishna Janmashtami (day of celebration of the birthday of Krishna), there is a huge crowd here to worship. After spending some time here in Patan, we will head towards Bhaktapur.
Bhaktapur also was known as “Bhadgaon” is another capital of Kathmandu valley in the past. Bhaktapur is also famous as Patan for its unique craft works and the temples. There is a 55 window palace here which was built in the medieval period. Golden Gate, Potter’s Square, Art Gallery, and museum, etc are other attractions of Bhaktapur. “Ju-Ju Dhau” – a local curd is very famous among the locals and the travelers. The taste of Ju-Ju dhau is considered supreme. Capturing the moments of the historical monuments of Bhaktapur in photographs and doing shopping of antiques and crafts if you like, we will now have our lunch. Sightseeing in the Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Squares is beneficial and entertaining. A team of Step On Himalaya will assure you for the wonderful and unforgettable trip with the utmost services. The safety is always the priority.