Welcome to Bhaktapur (भक्तपुर)
"Keep calm and travel the world."
Bhaktapur is a preserved, ancient city in the eastern corner of the Kathmandu Valley. This second largest city in the valley lies at 1400m altitude, along the northern bank of the Hanumante river, 14 km east of Kathmandu.
things to do and see
This place has a beautiful, historic center that is listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site. Here you’ll find rich culture, temples, wood, metal and stone artworks. You’ll also see many traditional houses, pottery and weaving industries, temples and ponds.
During your stay in the Kathmandu Valley you simply cannot skip spending a day in Bhaktapur. Actually … this is a ‘must-visit’ during ones stay in Nepal.
full culture & history tour
Ready for more than a separate day trip? Join our culture & history tour [special] in which we take you on a round trip in Nepal.
During this tour you'll be introduced to Nepal and shown the highlights of our magical country. You'll discover the colorful capital Kathmandu, the exciting jungle in the south, Buddha's birthplace Lumbini, the old kingdom Palpa and of course delightful Lakeside Pokhara with its spectacular backdrop of the Himalayas.