Trip Highlights
  • An opportunity to know the custom and tradition of Newari culture
  • Enjoy the food and arts of the village
  • Visit the ancient lifestyle of people which still seems to be unchanged
  • Experience the typical lifestyle of people around the village

A Typical Newari town, Bungamati town tour will offer you to encounter a conventional Newari town situated at 9 kilometers in the south of Kathmandu Valley. Bungamati is the cultivating town of Newars and it's a living gallery and reviews medieval occasions. After the 2015 Earthquake, things have changed and are under developments yet it's qualified to visit this extraordinary town.

The Agriculture Newari town Bungamati is the origin of Rato Machhendranath (the God of Rain), viewed as the benefactor of the valley, and the enormous shikhara-style sanctuaries in the focal point of the town square are his home for a six months of the year. Machhendranath invests the remainder of his energy in Patan. The way toward moving him around Patan and in reverse and advances to Bungamati is integral to one of the most significant yearly celebrations in the valley. The town was likewise severely influenced by April 2015 tremor yet additionally the way of life of Newars, numerous chortens and an enormous petition wheel, obviously indicating the synergistic idea of the Newari religion. Strolling around Bungamati takes you through a few customary houses run of the mill Newari where woodcarvers can be seen handcrafting the models and covers.

Khokana, The cultivating network of Newars who live here are for the most part reliant on horticulture and quite a bit of their everyday activities happen outside of their homes. There are ladies sitting outside spinning, men smashing seeds, and other every day activities. The town is acclaimed for its surprising mustard-oil reaping process in which a substantial wooden shaft is utilized to pulverize the mustard seeds so as to remove the oil. It is accepted that a common framework was utilized in the past here. This oil can be expended whenever wanted, yet it can likewise be utilized for restorative back rub. This was additionally the primary town, in fact the principal home, to be jolted, before Kathmandu.

In the inside is a three-story sanctuary, Sri Rudrayani, with an especially wide central avenue, particularly for a town of such little size. Khokana has been designated to be recorded as an UNESCO World Heritage, speaking to a vernacular town and its mustard-oil seed mechanical legacy.

"Khokana is a special town which can be taken as a model of a medieval settlement design with an arrangement of waste and chowks. It houses chaityas and a Mother Goddess sanctuary. The mustard-oil seed industry has turned into the living legacy of the town. One can have an awesome time seeing the mountain ranges, etc and obviously the excellent scene and cultivating over it.

In August the Khokana Festival is held to exhibit the one of kind parts of the town. Social Newari dance, for example, the dhime dance and Devi dance, Newari nourishment, for example, Newar pancake (woh), a sweet steamed dumpling loaded up with molasses and sesame (yomari) and solid Nepali wine (Ayla), artworks, music and the towns mustard creation were all in plain view.

Nepal Nomad has specifically arranged this Day tour even if you have an abbreviated time to explore around, our team is there to make you enjoy all the little things and know the locals and their culture with best effort. You will get to explore with sights and sound as our experienced city guide escort you to explore the cities’ wonder. Have sweet memories as you stroll around, exchanging smiles around the city. Don’t be as stranger! And contact us even if you have slightest inquiry or want to know details of any package, day tour activities.

What's Included

  • Tour guide with knowledge of Culture.
  • Private transportation, driver
  • Water bottle
  • Guide, and Driver compensation, remittance
  • Extra charges to enter the landmarks.
  • Tips for guide and driver.
  • Tidbits, bar bills and so forth.
  • Lunch.