Kathmandu – Namobuddha -Dhulikhel Hike is one of the famous treks in Kathmandu. Also known as Panauti-Namobudhha Trek, this trail is a golden opportunity to observe the traditional villages of Nepal and holy Buddhist pilgrimage site Namobudhha and other natural floras.
To explore the traditional culture and lifestyle of Panauti village where people still preserve the traditional cultural practice. The medieval period temples and architecture, typical Newari and Tamang cultures, and cultural ceremonies can be observed in Panauti. After Panauti we drive to Dhapasi from where we start our journey and pass via beautiful hamlets and farming terraces until we reach to Buddhist holy place Namobuddha.
On this Tour
The Panauti to Namobuddha Day Hiking is a wonderful hiking choice close to Kathmandu’s hills. It is a fantastic opportunity to see Nepali cultures, faiths, and landscapes. In this brief Panauti to Namobuddha Day Hiking, everything is considered.
34 kilometers from Kathmandu, in the Newari village of Panauti, the vibrant display of previous Nepal has been preserved. This location, at the confluence of two holy rivers, embodies both religious and cultural tourism. Visitors’ eyes are drawn to the wood artwork on the walls of historic houses, making it challenging to navigate these streets. Panauti, one of the older towns in Nepal, is peppered with numerous historic temples and still offers trips back in time.
There are many temples to look up because it is known as “The Town of 40 Temples.” Panauti’s main activities also include exploring the Newari ethnic group’s way of life, culture, and cuisine.
In contrast, Namobuddha (1750 m) is a stunning hill town close to Panauti. The most revered Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery is located there. Access to this charming monastery is via the staircase. Moreover, this monastery is made even more lovely by its distinctive architecture, prayer flags, prayer wheels, and, finally, the substantial Lord Buddha sculptures.
We can learn about this monastery’s unique history from the gray-haired monks. The monks that live in this gorgeous monastery are exceedingly vigilant. And every visitor is struck by the calm views of the broad terrain from the monastery’s upper balcony.
Why Choose this Hike
Short Tour of Oldtown Panauti
You can visit the oldest settlement in Nepal with this Panauti to Namobuddha Day Hiking. You might want to wander about ancient Nepal. Panauti is a historic town street lined with numerous stupas and temples. This settlement is modeled after the valley that surrounds Kathmandu. However, Panauti is a considerably more tranquil city with a rich cultural legacy than Kathmandu. You will therefore tour some of the historic homes and temples during this day trip.
Restful Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery
The ultimate goal of this Panauti to Namobuddha Day Hiking is Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery, the most revered Buddhist monument. There are several prayer flags, wheels, and statues throughout this lovely monastery. One of the outstanding views of this monastery, soul healing, is the monks praying. This location offers beautiful views of the surrounding areas and mountains while providing a restful hilltop setting.
- Duration:1 Days
- Region:Kathmandu, Namobuddha Dhulikhel Trek
- Trip:Day trek in Kathmandu Nepal Day Tours and Treks
- Activity:Kathmandu, Namobuddha, Dhulikhel Trek
- Max.Altitude:1750 M ft.