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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any tour of Bhaktapur will take you past Pottery Square. We didn't see a lot of pottery but peeked in doorways to see potters working on their wheels. Worth a quick look.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ohiowanderer
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

I have been there may move times as your guide time there worker and woner of this product all areas kind and friendly they have product mud instruments Area also good which is use full of the life. When I have been there it's shows...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nepaltrekkersramesh
Reviewed 1 January 2019

I don't know if the pictures are just for a certain time of year - we saw some pottery there, but not the size/scale the pictures suggest!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SquashAddict
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

We visited Bhaktapur as part of an excursion with High Venture Plus. This was one of the squares that our tour guide showed us when we were touring this town. There was lots of pottery drying in the square, a couple of kilns where the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This potter is amazing to watch! He's been doing this for decades and the quality and speed of his workmanship shows! We were only there for a short while and watched him masterfully create 2 jars!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DarleneG631
Reviewed 10 December 2018

In this part of Bhaktapur one can observe potters crafting their wares in the open air of the square. They take the clay, which we were told is brought in from outside of Kathmandu, and fashion it into all sorts of wares, let them harden...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amir G
Reviewed 28 November 2018

no pottery going on in the square , just some stalls selling souvenirs for the tourists. don't waste your time going there

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Inga_8899
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Walked around the area for a little bit and enjoyed the locals making the potteries. This is such an old style technique and such a cool thing to see.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Pottery is an ancient professions that continues today and you can see the potters at work shaping the clay in two squares (and many pots ) in the town and both are referred to as 'Potters Square'. Worth a look as you stroll through the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 10 November 2018

It is an inspiration to see this little square filled with pottery objects drying in the sun, produced in the side-roads and burned in one of the killns in the outskirts of the square.

Date of experience: November 2018
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