Picnic Spots in Bhaktapur

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Staffs are bored working every day. Teachers are stuck teaching their students in classes and students are bored with study, assignments, and class activities. Everyone is busy in their private life. So it’s time to develop a bond between co-workers, teachers and students, family and friends and make it stronger. Let’s make it memorable parts of our life.

But How??

There are many ways, But Here I would be talking about Nepalese favorite ways of the gathering that is about Picnic. The picnic is one best way or activity for socialization, reunion, and bondings. According to the research of the health fitness revolution, it explains a picnic is one of the best ways in health development as well. when spending outdoor, with fresh air and a healthy environment, enjoying great vies makes feel rejuvenate (Health Fitness Revolution, 2015).

Here are the best eight lists of the benefits from the conduction picnic and they are listed below.

  • Refreshment
  • family boundings
  • Enable communications
  • Grants time for self-reflection
  • Faster healthy eating habit
  • Stay active
  • Mood booster
  • Relieves Stress

If you are thinking about organizing a picnic with your families, friends, teacher and students, and co-workers. And if you decide to the organization a picnic in Bhaktapur, There are best Spots in Bhaktapur where you can organize a picnic and as well and you can view the beauty of historic or natural environment boosting your life with memorable parts in your life.

Related: About Bhaktapur
Related: History of Bhaktapur

1. SURYABINAYAK GANESH MANDIR (TEMPLE)

My first recommendation is to the organization for a picnic at Suryabinayak Ganesh Temple. Suryabinayak Ganesh temple is situated in the heart of Sipadol VDC, Suryabinayak which is 2 km aways far on the southern part of Bhaktapur. Suryabinayak Ganesh Temple is one of the famous picnic spots in Bhaktapur where more than a dozen people travel for a picnic every day and are suitable for Students and teachers, Friends, Families, and Friends. The temple is one of the four popular shrines of Lord Ganesh in Kathmandu Valley and also there are other places to visit near the temple. The temple is also known as the temple of the rising sun.

SHORT HISTORY ON SURYABINAYAK GANESH TEMPLE

According to historians, It is believed that Suryabinayak Ganesh Temple was built by Lichchhivi King Bishnu Dev Barma over 1500 years ago and is famous for its tourist destination as well.

Places to Visit near Ganesh Temple of Survayabayak.

  • Beautiful Forest ( Love Searching Rhododendron Flower)
  • Pilot Baba Temple
  • Bhaktapur Historical town (North)
  • Beautiful Village Scene

Best things on the Suryabinayak Ganesh Temple’s Spot

  • Electricity Availability
  • Cafes and Shops
  • Large Parking Area
  • Clean Environment

Some demerits

  • Poor water facility
  • Restroom Problem
  • Road with High-Speed Bikes
  • Need to Book the place in Time

2. KAMALBINAYAK GANESH MANDIR (TEMPLE)

My second recommendation is Kamalbinayak Ganesh Temple. It is located at Kamalbinayak, Bhaktapur near Kamalbinyak bus stop and Nagarkot Bus Stop. Kamalbinayak Ganesh Mandir is the second popular Shrines of Lord Ganesh in Kathmandu valley which is also known as Yetu Ganesh Temple. Why my second recommendation Kamalbinayak Ganesh temple for the picnic spot? Ganesh temple of Kamalbinayak is believed as the temple which is needed to visit for the purpose of giving an ability to quickly learn and speakability to their children.

Places to Visit near Ganesh Temple of Kamalbinayak Picnic Spot.

  • Beautiful Temple with a large-size pond (Kamalpokhari)
  • Nava Durga Temple
  • Chyamasing
  • Dattatreya Square
  • Bhaktapur Historical Town

Best things on the Kamalbinayak Ganesh Temple’s Picnic Spot

  • Electricity
  • Water Supply
  • Cafes and Shops
  • Clean Environment
  • Clean Restroom
  • Large Enough Area

Some demerits

  • One or two picnic groups a day
  • Limited Parking Area
  • Need to Book the place in Time
  • High Booking Price

3. SHALLAGHARI CHONGA GANESH TEMPLE

There is another temple of Lord Ganesh at Shallaghari, Bhaktapur which is also known as Chonga Ganesh Temple which is the best place for organizing Picnic. The temple is situated at the top hill of Shallaghai, Bhaktapur. I recommend Shallaghari Temple for organizing a picnic because it has a wonderful and peaceful environment. On various occasions, many people organize fairs and ceremonial activities in the Temple for the start of the new life.

Places to Visit near Chonga Ganesh Temple of Shallaghari.

  • Beautiful Temple
  • Bhaktapur Historical Town
  • Siddha Pokhari

Best things on the Suryabinayak’s Chonga Ganesh Temple’s Spot

  • Electricity
  • Clean Environment
  • Clean Restroom
  • Large Enough Area

Some demerits

  • Water Supply
  • One or two picnic groups a day
  • Limited Parking Area
  • Need to Book the place in Time
  • High Booking Price

4. NAGARKOT PICNIC SPOT

Travel Nagarkot
Nagarkot Picnic Spot

Another best place with the fascinating natural beauty, you can have a great picnic spot at Nagarkot. Nagarkot; the city known for the best view of eight different Himalayas and also to view the rising sun. The best season to view the Himalayas is between March to April and October to December and the other season, the Himalayas gets disappear in the cloudy skies.

Related: All about Nagarkot.

Places to Visit near Nagarkot for Picnic Spot

  • Beautiful Village
  • Best Climate
  • Nagarkot Tower
  • Village Local Drinks

Best things on the Nagarkot Picinc’s Spot

  • Electricity
  • Clean Environment
  • Clean Restroom
  • Large Enough Area

Some demerits

  • Water Supply
  • One or two picnic groups a day
  • Limited Parking Area
  • Need to Book the place in Time
  • High Booking Price

5. CHANGU NARAYAN TEMPLE (Picnic Spot)

Changu Narayan Temple
Changu Narayan Temple

Changu Narayan Temple one of the Oldest Temple in Nepal Built during Lichchhivi Period by Mandev around 4 BC. It is located on the high hilltop known Changu or Dolagir in Changu Municipality of Bhaktapur District. Besides the temple, you can find a champak tree forest and a small village with a small Newar community around the temple. This hill is about 7 miles or 12 Km east of Kathmandu and few miles north of Bhaktapur.

Related: About Changu Narayan Temple

Places to Visit near Changu Narayan Temple.

  • Beautiful Temple with various statues and architecture
  • Museum
  • Beautiful Village
  • Manahara River

Best things on the Suryabinayak Ganesh Temple’s Spot

  • Electricity
  • Cafes and Shops
  • Large Parking Area
  • Clean Environment

Some demerits

  • Poor water facility
  • Restroom Problem
  • Need to Book the place in Time

6. NIL-BARAHI TEMPLE

Another place for Picnic Spot I would like to recommend is the Nil Barahi Temple. Nil Barahi Temple lies at Madhyapur Thimi Municipality Bode near Kot Square. Nil Barahi is believed to be the goddess of witches and is also believed to be worshipped by those who practice witchcraft. Nil Barahi Temple is known as Dakshin Barahi Temple.

Places to Visit near Nil Barahi Temple.

  • Beautiful Temple with various statues and architecture
  • Beautiful Village
  • Beautiful Scene near Temple

Best things on the Nil Barahi Temple’s Spot

  • Electricity
  • Limited Parking Area
  • Clean Environment
  • Restroom Problem

Some demerits

  • Poor water facility
  • Trouble from Monkeys
  • Need to Book the place in Time
  • The place is little danger for the kid

OTHER PLACES FOR OF PICNIC IN BHAKTAPUR

  • Sali Nadi- Sankhu
  • Yetu Mahadev Temple- Kamalbinayak, Bhaktapur
  • Dolakha Bhimsen- Katunje

So these my top six plus three places that I would like to recommend to have the picnic with your friends, families, teacher, and Students, and with your co-yours and make it your memorable part of your life.

References

Health Fitness Revolution, (May 15, 2015). Top 10 health benefits of going on a picnic. From www.healthfitnessrevolution.com Retrieved from http://www.healthfitnessrevolution.com/top-10-health-benefits-going-picnic/

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