Newari Tour


Khokana and Bungamati are the ancient Newari villages (of the 16th century) that give a true glimpse of Newari lifestyle. The majority of the people in Khokana are involved in the traditional oil making which is the main attraction of the village, and the people in Bungamati are involved more in traditional wood carving and architecture which can be seen in most of the historic places in and around Kathmandu valley.  This Newari day trip can be one of the best options to those who want to observe the Newari lifestyle and local arts and traditions in a closer way – EXPLORE THE LOCAL.


Tour Highlights

  • Admire the traditional houses and centuries-old popular traditions of Bungamati and Khokana
  • Visit the Rato Machhendranath (the god of rain) Temple, dating back to the 16th century
  • History and untold story related to these Newari Villages
  • Newari culture and tradition
  • Beautiful heritage sightseeing and local arts, crafts and architecture
  • Local lifestyle of people living in these Newari Villages


Suggested Itinerary:

>> Drive from Kathmandu to Khokana (about 30 min)
>> Guided sightseeing around Khokana and Bungamati
>>  Observe the authentic local beauty of Newari village
>> Observe  local lifestyle of these villages and hear some interesting facts from our tour guide
>> Interact with locals and enjoy your photography of local Nepal (optional)
>> Enjoy Local Lunch (optional)
>> Drive back to Kathmandu (about 30 min)


Cost Includes:

Private transportation
Pick up and drop
Local English speaking tour guide
City maps
Lunch (optional)


Cost Excludes:

Entrance fee
Personal expenses such as bar bills, cold drinks, beverage, snacks etc.
Tips (appreciated but not mandatory
Costs incurred due to cancellation, weather, political unrest, illness which are not under our control
Other items which are not mentioned above.

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