Bhaktapur is an ancient city about 12km outside of Kathmandu city within the Kathmandu valley. It can be named as a live museum which is filled with monuments and most terra-cotta with carved wood columns, palaces and temples with elaborate carvings, gilded roofs, open courtyards. The city is dotted with pagodas and religious shrines.
Bhaktapur is also known to be a city of celebration. Almost every month the people of Bhaktapur celebrate a festival. Festivals like Bisket Jatra, Dashian Festival, Jai Jatra, Gathemongal, Madhavnarayan, Navadurga Jatra is the most popular festivals in Bhaktapur. Photos of Bhaktapur bellow gives pictorial visualization of the city.