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Bandipur is a beautiful town situated at the foothills of Himalayas and on a top of a hill. It is famous for its natural beauty and warm hospitality. This place is one of the most beautiful towns of Nepal. It is not only famous for being naturally beautiful but also for preserving its unique history and culture overtime. Because of its preserved old time cultural atmosphere, Bandipur has increasingly been coming to the attention of tourism. This place carrries its own cultural importance. Khadga Devi Temple, Siddha Cave, Padma Library, Bindabasini Temple, Thani Mai Temple, Tudikhel etc are some of the major places in Bandipur to visit.
Tudilkhel in Bandipur is famous as a spot to view sunrise and sunset as well as to organize picnic. Likewise, Siddha Cave is the largest cave of Nepal. Similarly, Khadga Devi temple demonstrates women power where Khadga Devi means the goddess of sword. This temple only opens on the day of Fulpati. The Padma library is important because it was built by the permission from the Ranas. The visitors like to do short hike to visit early morning sunrise.
Bandipur lies 143 km towards the west of Kathmandu and 73 km towards the south of Pokhara. This place is an amazing mixture of nature and culture. This place also offers a beautiful view of Annapurna Range, along with Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Langtang. The average annual temperature of this place is 20.2 Degree Celsius. The average rainfall is 2013 mm. this place also experiences the snowfall during the November. Make you visit to Bandipur to experience on your own.
Early morning we have breakfast and we travel towards Bandipur. Its about 4-5 hours drive away from Kathmandu. We have the rest of the day free to do some sightseeing by yourself around the town.
We have breakfast and we start visiting different sites in Bandipur. Sights include Siddha Devi Temple, Padma Library and Khadga Devi Temple. We walk up to the hill to see the great mountains surrounding the area. We have lunch and we travel forward to Kathmandu.