Nepal is a land of exquisite natural beauty with wonderful variations in the landscape, fauna, flora and culture. It is a paradise for nature lovers and for those who long for vast open spaces and fresh air, free from the noise and congestion of cities.

At Dhunkharka, situated just 45 km south east of Kathmandu on the Panauti/Chapagaun highway, you will experience both Nepal's stupendous natural beauty and its unique culture and traditions. A drive of about two and a half hours south east from Kathmandu takes you through the towns of Bhaktapur, Banepa and Panauti - all famous for their cultural traditions.

At an altitude of 2100 metres above sea level and on the lap of the Mahabharat Parbat Range, this beautiful agriculturally rich village has mesmerising greenery and stupendous views.On a clear day you can enjoy the view of the snow capped mountains of the Langtang and Everest range which includes Ganesh Himal, Langtanag, Dorje Lakpa, Everest and many more.

Dhunkharka does not yet have its own hotel, but a recently established home-stay service offers amidst all this beauty and ancient culture a combination of comfort and hospitality for which the country is famous. Built on a high point looking towards the Himalayas, the home stay house offers a sensational panoramic view of the whole range from east to west.From the terrace, which harbours an exquisite selection of colourful flowers and plants, you can savour the cool breeze from the mountains and the sweet fragrance of the exotic flowers whilst enjoying delicious authentic local organic Nepali food and drink.

If you wish to explore further and gain an insight into local culture, the locals in the nearby houses are friendly and happy to meet you, and one can even experience the best multi-day treks without high altitude problems by visiting many other local attractions like - caves, jungle, temples to name just a few.

You will never forget the shining golden glow of the mountain peaks at sunrise and sunset, and the friendliness and hospitality of the family and the local people.

All this natural beauty combined with excellent facilities in the beautiful village house and the friendly members of the family will make your stay truly memorable where you can even enjoy the local organic food and drink !!!Also you may even pick up the vegetables that you like from our farm for lunch or dinner !!!

A warm welcome and lifelong memories await you at Dhunkharka Home Stay !