Bhaktapur, also known as the city of Devotees. It is located at a distance of 14 km east of the capital. The ancient city covers an area of four squares miles, which still retains the medieval charms and treats its visitors with many wonders of historical, cultural and artistic achievements. Bhaktapur is home to ancient traditions, festivals and colorful celebrations, wooden and stone craft work, temples displaying excellent architecture with beautiful ponds, mask dance with typical Newari music and close neighborhood.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square:-
Bhaktapur Durbar Square is an open museum holding exciting palace, courtyards, royal bath, sculptures, pagodas, Shikhara style temples and Buddhist monastery along with exclusive architecture. It is a large collection of stone art, metal art, wood carving, terracotta art and architectural show pieces. The monuments are the finest examples of the medieval excellence. Just near the square, you will visit the traditional painting School, the dying art of Nepal which is the best souvenir from Nepal. Besides palace complex, five storied temple with most appreciated architecture, the Pottery Square, Dattatraya Square and Peacock window are some other things to see in Bhaktapur. The main attraction of the square is Golden gate, 55 window palace, Vatsala temple, Rameshwor and Kedarnath temple, stone Temple of Siddhilaxmi, octagonal structure. This is the most beautiful Durbar you visit in your Nepal tours.
Changunarayan is the oldest temple in Kathmandu valley dating back 467 AD. The temple stands in a spacious courtyard, with priceless stone sculptures,and writings on copper plates and stone slabs from the 4th to 9th century A.D. Changunarayan is believed to be the most ancient monument signifies the artistic, religious, cultural, historical and archaeological view point. Changu Narayan is one of the world heritage sites, listed on the UNESCO’s world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley in 1979 to view ancient arts this temple is must to see. The temple has more than sixteen hundred years of Nepalese art history presenting some of the best samples of stone, wood and metal craft.
Day 01:Full day Bhaktapur sightseeing.
Day 01Full day Bhaktapur sightseeing.Bhaktapur is traditionally known as Bhad Gaon. It is one of the cities in the Kathmandu valley that is full of temples and sculptures. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is the central attraction of this Newari town. Different Shikhara style temples, stone and wooden sculptures, 55 windows palace, golden gate, museum, pottery square and others are significant. The city itself is known for its fine arts. Then we drive back to hotel.