Bandipur is between Kathmandu and Pokhara lies the hilltop settlement, altitude of 1030 meter, 143 km to the west of Kathmandu and 80 km to the east of Pokhara. a Newar town with its age-old flavor still intact. Originally a simple Magar village. Now majority of the residents are from Bhaktapur who made their way to Bandipur and settled here, It became a funneling point where all trails from central Nepal (India to Tibet) converged to head southward, crossing the great Narayani River and the Chitwan jungle to reach the Indian railhead of Narkatia Ganj. Bandipur invites travelers to experience its unique offerings: rich hill culture, mountain views, and hiking.