Bandipur is one of the tourist attractions located in the Tanahun district of Nepal. Also, It lies between the way to Kathmandu and Pokhara. Rich hill culture, Mountain views, and hiking are some of the unique features offered to Travelers. It has preserved its age-old cultural aspects such as the temples, shrines, sacred caves, festivals, and Newari architecture. Likewise, In 2011 Bandipur population was 15,591. It is a popular destination to visit. Nowadays, many visitors are traveling to this place because of its natural beauty and history.
Things to do in Bandipur
- Thani Mai Temple is a small Hindu temple located on the hill where we can enjoy the sunrise and the 360-degree view of the scenery. The way to the temple is a steep stone step, 30 minutes walk from the main town of Bandipur.
- Siddha Cave, the largest cave of Nepal located in Bimalnagar, Tanahun district. It is 437m deep and 50m high, which will take about 45 minutes to reach the cave. The path inside the cave is a bit slippery and dark.
- Bandipur Baazar is located on the highway of Dumre. It is a beautiful place full of Newar culture. Also, you will get an opportunity to get a close look at Newari culture.
- In addition, Shiva temple is a Hindu temple, located at Bandipur. It is temple visitors offer sweet cakes up with their prayers to God.
Food in Bandipur
- Thakali khana set is most popular meal in Nepal. In thakali, rice and dhido is served with daal, vegetables, pickle and meat(non-vegetarians).
- Chatamari is the traditional dish of the Newars community. It is a popular snack, mostly prepared during festivals. This dish is also known as Newari pizza.
- Lakhamari is also a traditional sweet in newar culture, mostly present at weddings. With the help of flour, butter, and sugar lakhamari is made.
- Newari Khaja Set is a colorful flavor plate of a variety of food items, which is known as Samaya baji in Newari tradition.
Airport arrival and departure transfer
1-night accommodation in Kathmandu Hotel with BB plan.
Drive to Kathmandu to Bandipur. on the way visit a lot of places.
2-night accommodation in Bandipur hotel with BB plan.
Back to Kathmandu.