Bhaktapur is a popular place to head to while you are exploring Kathmandu Valley as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are nearby. The Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Taumadhi Square are amongst the many popular places to discover here. And don’t miss Nyataponla Temple and Peacock Window.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of interesting cultural attractions in and around Bhaktapur. Explore, learn and be amazed in the variety of museums which include the Narayanhiti Palace Museum in Kathmandu.
If you are travelling with kids, take them to the child-friendly attractions nearby. Animals lovers will appreciate the amazing animal adventures at Patan Zoo in Lalitpur.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, browse the Kathmandu Civil Mall in Kathmandu.
Nearby Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu is a great place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Three Start Club, in all their glory. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear blue, the colors of the Three Start Club.
At the end of a long day exploring the streets of Bhaktapur, stay the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Hotel Shanker, the Hyatt Regency Kathmandu, and the Everest Hotel.