Bandipur Tour Package

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration2 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Max. Altitude 1030 m
  • Trip Type Tour
  • Accommodation Hotel / Guest House / Lodge
  • Transport Drive in - Drive Out
  • The historic town is clean, has fresh surroundings and free of vehicles.
  • Explore the stunning views of snowcapped mountains like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu, etc.
  • Experience the rich culture and old traditions.
  • Enjoy a walk through the beautiful markets and green forests.
  • Explore the rural settlements, old temples, shrine and caves.
  • Get to know and experience Nepali rural life form close.
  • Explore the cultural heritages, arts and architectures.

Bandipur Tour Package 1 Nights 2 Days Itinerary and Cost 2024

Midway between Kathmandu and Pokhara lies Bandipur, a Newar town at a height of 1005m. This town with pristine beauty provides an unrivalled view of the Himalayan panorama and overlooks the Marsyangdi river valley. Bandipur still retains its age old cultural attributes intact with temples, shrines, holy caves, innumerable festivals and Newari architecture. Bandipur is tantalizing-and as yet undiscovered.

Bandipur is a picturesque and romantic mountain resort town 4 hours drive from Kathmandu. From Bandipur at an altitude of 1005m, you have panoramic views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manasalu and Ganesh Himal. From this scenic town you can see the mighty Marshyandi River rushing down through lush terraced rice fields. Bandipur is an ancient mountain village inhabited by the Newari people. These people came to this place form their native area of Bhaktapur, bringing with them their own unique culture and traditions. The Newars are friendly people who are only too happy to offer a smile and warm greetings. They are famous for their craftsman ship which results in many beautifully featured and carved buildings. This medi evil town is mostly untouched by modernization and here you can enjoy the peacefulness and tranquility of life in the foothills of the Himalayas. This trip can be combined with any road trip to or from Pokhara.

Where is the Bandipur located?

Bandipur is well-known Bandipur is located in Nepal. Bandipur is a picturesque hilltop town in the Tanahun District of central Nepal. It is situated in the Gandaki Province, approximately midway between the cities of Pokhara and Kathmandu.

Bandipur Tour in Autumn (Sept – Nov)

Visiting Bandipur tour in autumn promises a delightful experience. This season is one of the most popular times to visit Bandipur due to its pleasant weather, clear skies, and the opportunity to witness stunning natural beauty and cultural festivities. Autumn in Bandipur is characterized by mild temperatures, making it an ideal time for outdoor activities and trekking. The clear skies in autumn offer breathtaking views of the Himalayan mountain ranges, including peaks like Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. You can go hiking or take short walks around Bandipur to enjoy these views. Autumn is an excellent time for nature enthusiasts. The surrounding forests are lush and vibrant, and you may encounter various species of flora and fauna. Birdwatching is also popular in the area.

Bandipur Tour in Winter (Dec- Feb)

Touring Bandipur during the winter months from December to February offers a unique and tranquil experience. While visiting in autumn or winter can be enjoyable, the weather can be unpredictable. It can get quite cold during the winter months, and there might be occasional rain even during the autumn season, which could affect outdoor plans. But, during this season, Bandipur's lush landscapes transform with occasional snowfall, adding a magical touch to the scenery. The clear skies provide excellent visibility for mountain views, making it an ideal time for photography and enjoying the panoramic vistas of the Himalayas. While some hiking and trekking routes may be challenging due to snow and cold temperatures, there are still plenty of shorter walks and trails to explore around Bandipur. However, it's essential to be well-prepared for winter conditions if you plan to venture into the higher altitudes.

Bandipur Tour in Spring (March- May)

Touring Bandipur during the spring months from March to May is an excellent choice. Spring is a fantastic time to visit this charming hilltop town in Nepal as it offers a delightful blend of pleasant weather, lush landscapes, and vibrant cultural experiences. Spring in Bandipur is characterized by mild and comfortable temperatures making it ideal for outdoor activities and exploration. The surrounding forests and hills come alive with colorful blossoms and lush greenery during spring. Rhododendrons, in particular, burst into vibrant blooms, creating a stunning natural backdrop for your visit. Clear skies in spring offer excellent visibility of the nearby Himalayan mountain ranges, including iconic peaks like Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. The views are perfect for trekkers and photography enthusiasts.

Bandipur Tour in Monsoon (Jun - Aug)

Bandipur during the monsoon season presents a different set of experiences and challenges. Monsoon in Bandipur brings heavy and consistent rainfall. The region can receive substantial amounts of rain, leading to slippery roads, landslides, and potential transportation disruptions. Trekking and outdoor activities may be limited due to the wet and muddy conditions. The monsoon season often results in cloud cover and reduced visibility of the Himalayan mountain ranges. If you're primarily interested in mountain views, this might not be the best time to visit. On the positive side, the monsoon season transforms the surrounding landscape into a lush and vibrant green paradise. The hills and forests are at their most beautiful during this time, making it a unique experience for nature admirers.

What to bring for Bandipur Tour?

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Comfortable footwear
  • Sun protection
  • Travel documents
  • Cash and cards
  • First aid kit
  • Water bottles
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Camera
  • Small backpack
  • Guide book or maps
  • Flashlight or Headlamp
  • Insect Repellent
  • Basic Toiletries

Important Notes for Bandipur Tour

  • While booking, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance.
  • Check if any local festivals or events are happening during your visit. Participating in these can be a unique cultural experience but may affect accommodation availability.
  • Always seek permission before taking photographs of people, especially in rural areas. Some locals may not be comfortable with photography, so it's essential to respect their privacy.
  • Beverages, snacks, are not included in our packages, so you have to pay additional cash.
  • You should have comprehensive travel insurance that covers tour activities including medical expenses and emergency evacuation.
  • Carry a reusable water bottle and use water purification tablets like iodine, aquatabs tablets.
  • Pack your clothes according to the seasonal basis.
  • Carry enough Nepalese rupees for your trip, as not all places may accept credit cards.
  • We suggest you not to book your international flights early as there may be sudden change in weather which will make your flights delay or even cancel.
  • Be conscious of your environmental impact and practice responsible tourism. Dispose of waste properly, minimize plastic usage, and support local businesses and communities.
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Pick up from hotel in kathmandu or airport then drive to Bandipur it takes about 5 to 6 hours. Evening Self hike around Bandipur to see cave, monasteries and Bandipur Village. Overnight at 3 start hotel or Resort

    After breakfast, Drive back to Kathmanduu or Pokhara or chitwan. 

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      Cost Details
      Cost Includes
      • Airport/ Hotel/ Airport Transportation
      • One Night 3 Star Hotel in Bandipur including Breakfast.
      • All transportation by private car/ Jeep/Haice
      • All government taxes.
      • Service charge.
      Cost Excludes
      • Lunch Dinner
      • All the bar bills like coke, beer, bottle of water, hot water etc.
      • Tips for driver.
      Essential Information

      Best Time/ Season to visit Bandipur

      Bandipur is a very beautiful, clean and quiet town. The cultural and historical sites are major attraction for the travelers. Travelers can visit and explore Bandipur at any time during any seasons. The Bandipur Tour package is available during all the seasons throughout the year. However, summer season is considered the best time to visit the town. The weather condition will be good in summer and the views will be clear. Spring season also offers a good time in Bandipur. The views are breathtaking during spring and the skies are clear. You can enjoy your time in this beautiful town in other seasons also. You will be able to witness flora and fauna and can enjoy the travel and sightseeing during any month in Bandipur. Travelers can do the Bandipur tour and explore the hidden gem of Nepal and create beautiful memories for lifetime.

      Hotels and accommodation in Bandipur Tour Package

      Bandipur is aesthetically beautiful town with perfect blend of nature and cultures. You don’t need to worry about the accommodations during Bandipur tour. There are many hotels and resorts in Bandipur. The hotels and lodges have comfortable and luxurious facilities. The hotels offer the beautiful views. You can relax at night in air-conditioned room, with shower facilities. The bathrooms are clean, there is TV in rooms and you can have varieties of foods. You can get the basic as well as luxurious lodges and hotels. We can manage the accommodations according to your budget and needs. Welcome Nepal Treks will arrange you the best hotels according to your preferences.

      Drinking water facilities in Bandipur Tour Package

      The clean water will be served at the hotel you are staying. You can have cold water or hot water according to your choice. While going out for sightseeing, hiking and walks you can carry water bottles to keep yourself hydrated. It is always good to carry water bottles during the trip.

      Food and meals in Bandipur Tour Package

      Your breakfast and meals will be served at the hotel you are staying at during the tour. You can have varieties of food items. The foods are hygienic and tasty. Welcome Nepal treks offer Bandipur Tour package including the breakfast. The lunch and dinner is not included in the package. The hotels have varieties of local and international cuisine. You can eat meals according to your choice. You will be completely satisfied as you will be served with delicious meals, drinks with great services.

      Transportation in Bandipur tour package

      Welcome Nepal treks provide different types of tourist vehicles to the travelers such as hiace, jeep, van, private car, mini bus, etc. We can manage transportation as per your necessity and requirements. We make sure to make our customers safe and comfortable during the tour.

      Things to do in Bandipur tour Package

      Bandipur is one of the charming towns of Nepal that offers magical views and sceneries. Bandipur tour package is a wonderful package where you can experience peaceful nature and amazing cultures together.

      There are many things to do and many places to explore in Bandipur. You can explore Tundikhel from where you can have most memorable sight of the stunning Himalayas. The place is also famous for the magical sunrise and sunset views. You can visit Thani Mai temple located on a hill and seek for the blessing and enjoy the amazing views of the mountains and valley. You will get a chance to explore silkworm farm and witness silk making process. You can enjoy paragliding flight from Bandipur. There you can also visit Padma library and learn some history. You will be amazed by the arts and architectures and the books since Rana administration. You can explore the caves; meet the kind and welcoming locals of the town and relax at the peaceful and fresh environment. You can explore different viewpoints that offer panoramic views of Himalayas and the valleys from high altitudes.

      Bandipur is one of the most famous tourists’ destinations in Nepal. From trekking, hiking to sightseeing there are many fascinating and adventurous activities to do in Bandipur Tour Package. Travelers should explore beautiful Bandipur at least once in their life.

      Why Bandipur Tour Package?

      Bandipur is a very beautiful town that offers mesmerizing mountain views, unique arts and architectures, and lovely nature. Bandipur is a very beautiful tourist destination. People visiting Nepal must try Bandipur tour package to have some interesting experience. The town is untouched by modernization so you can experience beautiful rural life of Nepal. You will be exploring the rural settlements and the lifestyles of the locals. You can explore some antique temples and some cultural and historical sites during the tour. Bandipur Tour Package is a great package that offers beautiful opportunities of exploring spectacular mountains, traditional villages, countryside walks and amazing Newari cultures. You should do this Bandipur Tour package in Nepal and create everlasting memories with your friends, family or partner.

      Tipping in Bandipur tour package

      Tipping is the reward that any travelers give to the service provider. During the Bandipur tour package you will meet your guide or driver or any other people providing you the services and trying their best for you to have a comfortable and satisfying tour. If you like the services of any people working with you in the tour you can reward them with some tips. Tipping can be money or also a gift. The tips will make them happy and may encourage them to provide even better services. However, it is not mandatory for you to give the tips. It’s completely your wish.

      Why Bandipur Tour Package with welcome Nepal treks

      The Bandipur tour package is a wonderful opportunity to explore one of the most beautiful towns of Nepal. Bandipur Tour package is a wonderful trip package that offers spectacular mountains views, experiences of old traditions and cultures, peaceful walk in the nature and some fascinating activities. The tour package is perfectly suitable for family tour. Travelers can explore this amazing town with their friends and family.

      You can book your Bandipur Tour package with Welcome Nepal treks. Welcome Nepal trek is the trekking and tours company that will provide you the best tours package at the best rates. We provide you the knowledgeable and professional guide, comfortable transportation facilities and prioritize your safety. We will serve you with the great hospitality and quality services. We can also customize the tour package according to your requirements and preferences. We will do our best to make the trip memorable and make sure to satisfy all needs of our customers.

      Risks during Bandipur Tour

      While Bandipur is a beautiful and culturally rich destination, like any travel experience, there are certain risks and challenges to be aware of during your tour. Here are some potential risks and precautions to consider:

      • Weather conditions
      • Health concerns
      • Political demonstrations and strikes
      • Scams and fraud
      • Road and traffic conditions
      • Lack of reliable public transportation in some regions
      • Noise pollution and crowding
      • Cultural misunderstandings due to unfamiliar customs and practices.
      • Communication barriers due to language differences
      • Wildlife encounters

      Distance and Time during Bandipur Tour

      If you're traveling from the bustling capital city of Kathmandu to the serene hilltop town of Bandipur, you'll cover approximately 143 kilometers (about 89 miles) to the west. This journey, often done by car or bus, typically takes between 4 to 5 hours, factoring in road conditions and traffic. Alternatively, if you're starting your tour from the lakeside city of Pokhara to the east, the distance to Bandipur is approximately 80 kilometers (about 50 miles). The drive from Pokhara usually takes about 2 to 3 hours, offering a scenic route through the picturesque Nepali landscape.

      Drinks on the Bandipur Tour

      During your Bandipur tour, you can expect a range of beverage options to complement your travel experience. Traditional Nepali tea, such as masala chai, is a must try, offering a warm and aromatic blend of spices and black tea leaves. Additionally, you can savor refreshing fresh fruit juices and soft drinks, which are readily available at local eateries. Also, some guesthouses and hotels may offer alcoholic beverages, including beer and local spirits, allowing you to enjoy a relaxing drink in the serene and picturesque setting of Bandipur. However, it's essential to consume alcoholic beverages responsibly and be considerate of local customs during your tour.

      Internet, Wi-Fi, Hot Shower and charging facilities on Bandipur Tour

      Internet, Wi-Fi, hot shower, and charging facilities in Bandipur can vary depending on the accommodation you choose and the specific guesthouses or hotels in the area. Many guesthouses and hotels in Bandipur offer Wi-Fi access to their guests, but the quality of the connection may vary. In some cases, Wi-Fi may be available in common areas rather than in individual rooms. While some places provide free Wi-Fi, others may charge a nominal fee for internet access. Also, guesthouses and hotels in Bandipur offer hot showers. However, the availability of hot water may be limited, especially in smaller establishments. In some accommodations, hot water may be provided during specific hours of the day or on request. Charging facilities for your electronic devices are typically available in guesthouses and hotels. You can charge your devices in your room or in common areas.

      Guides during Bandipur Tour?

      Hiring a local guide during your Bandipur tour is highly recommended. Local guides possess extensive knowledge of the area's culture, history, and natural beauty, enhancing your overall experience. They can provide insights into Bandipur's rich heritage, lead you to hidden gems, and ensure your safety on treks or excursions. Their expertise allows you to explore Bandipur with a deeper understanding and appreciation of its unique attractions, making your journey both informative and memorable.

      Can I book Private Bandipur Tour?

      Yes, you can book a private Bandipur tour through Welcome Nepal Treks. We offer customizable private tours to Bandipur, allowing you to tailor the itinerary to your preferences and travel at your own pace. The tours typically include transportation, accommodation, and guided excursions, giving you the flexibility to explore Bandipur and its surroundings according to your interests and schedule.

      Can I join the Group on Bandipur Tour?

      Yes, you can join a group tour to Bandipur. Welcome Nepal Treks offer group tours that allow solo travelers or smaller groups to join a larger tour group. Group tours provide an opportunity to share the experience with fellow travelers, often at a more affordable price point than a private tour. It's a great way to meet new people and explore Bandipur's attractions as part of a guided group adventure.

      What is the Cost of the Bandipur Tour?

      The cost of 2 days Nepal culture Tour can vary based on several factors including the type of tour (private or group), the level of services and accommodation, and the season of trekking you choose. According to the service, accommodation provided by us (Welcome Nepal Treks), we offer the 2 days Bandipur tour at a very reasonable price. We offer this splendid Bandipur tour package around US$100 with the quality services. The cost includes the transportation fees, accommodation, service charge and everything mentioned in the package.

      Why Bandipur Tour with Us?

      Welcome Nepal Treks have local knowledge and expertise, ensuring you get the most out of your Bandipur experience. They can guide you to the best attractions, restaurants, and hidden gems. We can tailor your Bandipur tour to your preferences, whether you're interested in culture, nature, or adventure. They can create a personalized itinerary to meet your needs. We will handle logistics like transportation and accommodations, ensuring you have a comfortable and hassle-free trip. We can also secure reservations during peak seasons. Furthermore, Welcome Nepal Treks offer guided tours with experienced guides who can provide insights into Bandipur's history, culture, and natural beauty. Topmost prioritize is safety and well-being of our clients. We will assist you in case of emergencies, provide local contacts, and offer support throughout your journey. With us, you have peace of mind knowing that your Bandipur tour is well-planned and that you have support throughout your journey, enhancing your overall travel experience.

      Insurance for the Bandipur Tour

      Having travel insurance for your Bandipur tour is essential. It provides peace of mind and financial protection in case of unforeseen events like trip cancellations, medical emergencies, lost luggage, or travel delays. Make sure your insurance covers the specific activities you plan to engage in, such as trekking. Travel insurance ensures you're prepared for the unexpected and can fully enjoy your Bandipur adventure with confidence.

      Tipping on Bandipur Tour

      Tipping practices can vary from country to country and are often influenced by local customs and cultural norms. In Nepal, tipping is not mandatory, but it is appreciated as a gesture of gratitude for good service. If you are on a Bandipur tour with a guide in Nepal and you feel that the guide has provided excellent service and made your experience enjoyable, you may consider giving a tip as a way to show your appreciation.

      Bandipur Tour Booking and Payment Policies

      If you want to book the 2 days of Bandipur tour with Welcome Nepal Treks then, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance. You can pay us through different medium like cash, bank transfer, or online. We accept booking deposits through Credit Cards (Master Card or Visa and many more). You can also pay us direct cash. We also accept your last minute booking but the booking should be done at least before one day prior to the trip departure date. If you have any question regarding the tour, then feel free to contact us.

      Trip extension after Bandipur Tour

      Extending your trip after your Bandipur tour is a great way to explore more of Nepal's diverse attractions. Here are some trip extension options you might consider:

      • Everest Base Camp Trek
      • Langtang Valley Trek
      • Upper Mustang Trek
      • Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
      • Chitwan National Park Safari
      • Bardia National Park Safari
      • Rara Lake Trek
      • Manaslu Circuit Trek
      • Tansen and Palpa
      • Lumbini – the birthplace of Lord Buddha
      • Pokhara Adventure Activities
      • Kalinchowk Temple Trek
      • Gosainkunda Trek
      • Hiking in Nagarkot
      What Our Clients Says
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        GenevieveColombia,August 17, 2017

        Flexible and very hospitable tour

        This tour was wonderful! The guides were kind, flexible, and made sure I felt safe and cared for throughout the trip. Highly recommend.

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