Wood craft Workshop at Bhaktapur, in Nepal

Wood craft Workshop at Bhaktapur, in Nepal

Learn a local craft

Develop new skills

An immersion with local craft people

Discover Nepal and its people through an introduction to wood carving

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    Detailed programme

    This workshop will teach you woodcarving, creating  the object of your choice using local techniques (carved windows, doors, masks, mirror, frames, furniture, statues, boxes, wooden toys.)

    You will be trained by a member of Manika’s family who also offers traditional cooking classes and guest house accommodation.
    You can book a basic training of the activity to create a small object (about 2h / day) or go deeper into this art with an advance training (5h / day).

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This programme is offered all year round

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    Bhaktapur, in Nepal
    Bhaktapur, known for its wood carving, is about 8 miles (13 km) from the capital city, Kathmandu and is at 1,401 meters above sea level. It is easily accessible by bus or taxi from the Nepalese capital.

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    From 3 to 7 days

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    Bed & breakfast is available at the family’s guest house.
    Single room: 12$/night
    Twin room: 15$/night

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    90,00 €

    - 3 days workshop: basic training formula, 2h/day
            Advance training,  5h/day: 110 €
    - 5 days workshop: basic training formula, 2h/day: 120 €
            Advance training,  5h/day 150 €
    - 7 days workshop: basic training formula, 2h/day: 150 €
            Advance training,  5h/day: 190 €
    These prices include the workshop, materials and membership fees to the association.

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    Good to know

    Manika's family can also offer a cooking workshop for people interested in learning about traditional Nepali food.

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