Bungmati Khokana Day Tour
Bungmati Khokana Day tour is one of the appropriate day tours to insight “Newari culture” and tradition of around sixth century. We have designed this day tour especially for the people who really enjoy antiques. The monuments preserved around centuries old along with the typical newari lifestyle provide you the old historic view of way of living of the people in the Kathmandu valley. Bungmati is also called Bunga or Amarpur and the Bungapattan in the Malla period which holds the historic sequel of Lichchhivi period to Malla period leading to the modern kathmandu valley. This village is one of the most sacred places of the newar community where it is believed that it is the birth place of the deity Rato Machhindranath. Still today the jatra is held namely the “ Rato Machhindranath” starting from the same holy village bungmati. The village also offers the architectural beauty of the shikher style temple of Machhindranath. The living goddess kumari also adds to the worthiness of this village. Our guide will assist you the best opportunity to meet with the living goddess kumari if you want.
After visit to Bungmati our tour guide will lead you to the small settlement known as living museum namely “Khokana village” that recalls the medieval times. The Khokana village offers the eye-catching view of the cultivating activities of mustard for which the village is also nominated for the UNESCO world heritage site. The beautifully architecture houses, chaityas, mother goddess temple, crafts, music and the newari food worth visiting the vernacular village khokana. If you got a time to visit Nepal in august you will be very lucky to get the view of the Khokana festival along with the typical newari dance.
1 Day Activity