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Stationed in the scenic village of Bungamati in Lalitpur Metropolitan - 22, the Bungamati Community Homestay offers a unique opportunity to experience the rich culture and heritage of the Newari community. The homestay community comprises four operating homes and a guest house with nine rooms, providing a total of 17 beds. To reach the homestay village, you can conveniently catch a bus from Satdobato in Lalitpur.
Bungamati is renowned for its famous tourist attractions, showcasing the vibrant cultural tapestry of the region. Hayagriva Bhairav, Bungadya (Karunamaya), Bungamati Mandir, Machindranath Adinath Temple, Chowar Galchi, and Jaal Binayak are among the notable sites that captivate visitors. Explore these landmarks and immerse yourself in the local Newari culture, traditions, and artistic heritage, which is reflected in the intricate wooden artifacts and handicrafts found in the village.
Delight in the flavors of Newari cuisine as you savor the authentic food items prepared by the local Newars. The homestay offers a warm and welcoming environment where you can enjoy the hospitality of the community. Additionally, you have the opportunity to embark on a short hike to nearby destinations like Godawari or Phulchowki, where you can further appreciate the natural beauty of the surrounding area.
Upon your arrival in Bungamati, the members of the homestay community will extend a warm welcome to you through a special Welcome program. Similarly, on your departure, a Farewell program will be organized, accompanied by a Token of Love as a gesture of appreciation for your stay. The homestay provides comfortable guest rooms equipped with clean drinking water, well-maintained toilets, and bathrooms to ensure a pleasant stay. For those who need to stay in a larger group or require independent living, the guest house offers nine rooms suitable for students or groups.
To keep you connected, the homestay also provides internet access, allowing you to stay in touch with your loved ones or conveniently browse the web during your stay.