1 Day Art and Creative Retreats in Patan1 Day

1 Day

Trip Info

  • Available
  • Guided
  • English
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Available
  • Bus,Cab


Immerse yourself in the vibrant artistic atmosphere of Patan with our 1-day Art and Creative Retreat. Nestled in the heart of Nepal’s cultural capital, Patan offers a rich tapestry of artistic heritage, ancient architecture, and bustling markets, making it the perfect backdrop for a day of creative exploration. Whether you’re an experienced artist or a curious novice, this retreat promises a memorable journey of self-expression and artistic discovery.

Begin your day with a guided tour of Patan’s renowned artistic landmarks, including the intricately carved wooden temples of Durbar Square and the inspiring galleries of Patan Museum. Engage your senses in hands-on art workshops led by local artisans, where you’ll learn traditional techniques such as metalwork, pottery, or thangka painting. Fuel your creativity with a delicious vegetarian lunch, featuring locally sourced ingredients and authentic Nepali flavors, before delving into guided artistic expression sessions where you can let your imagination soar and create your own masterpiece inspired by the beauty of Patan.

Connect with fellow participants during creative reflection and sharing sessions, where you can exchange insights, experiences, and artwork created throughout the day. Conclude your retreat with a closing ceremony, basking in the sense of fulfillment and camaraderie that comes from a day spent immersed in the transformative power of art. Join us for an unforgettable day of creativity, culture, and connection in the artistic haven of Patan.


  • Explore Patan's iconic Durbar Square and inspiring art galleries.
  • Learn traditional techniques from local artisans.
  • Unleash your creativity in guided art sessions.
  • Connect with fellow participants and local artisans.



8:00 AM - Welcome and Introduction: Kickstart your day with a warm welcome and an introduction to the artistic wonders of Patan.
8:30 AM - Artistic Heritage Tour: Embark on a guided tour of Patan's renowned artistic landmarks, including intricately carved temples, traditional Newari architecture, and bustling artisan workshops. Gain insight into the city's artistic legacy and cultural significance as you delve into its vibrant streets and squares.


10:00 AM - Creative Workshop: Engage your senses and ignite your creativity with a hands-on art workshop led by local artisans. Learn traditional techniques such as metalwork, painting, or sculpture, and unleash your imagination to create your own unique masterpiece.
11:30 AM - Refreshment Break: Take a moment to refresh and recharge with light refreshments, allowing you to refuel your creative energy for the afternoon ahead.


12:00 PM - Artistic Expression Session: Tap into your inner artist and express yourself freely during a guided artistic expression session. Whether through sketching, collage, or mixed media, let your creativity flow as you create art inspired by the sights and sounds of Patan.
1:30 PM - Vegetarian Lunch: Enjoy a delicious vegetarian lunch, featuring locally sourced ingredients and traditional Newari flavors, to nourish your body and fuel your artistic endeavors.

Late Afternoon:

2:30 PM - Creative Reflection and Sharing: Come together with fellow participants for a creative reflection and sharing session. Share insights, experiences, and artworks created during the retreat, fostering a sense of community and inspiration.
4:00 PM - Closing Ceremony: Conclude your retreat with a closing ceremony, where you can reflect on your day of artistic exploration and express gratitude for the creative energy shared amongst the group.


Cost Includes

  • Professional guide/instructor
  • Retreat activity charges/fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop off by car
  • Local transportation by car
  • Lunch/snacks (Veg)
  • Government taxes
  • Service charge

Cost Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast/dinner


Do I need to have prior art experience to attend?

Not at all! Our retreat is designed to cater to individuals of all skill levels, from beginners to experienced artists. Our workshops are led by local artisans who will provide guidance and support to help you unleash your creativity.

What materials do I need to bring?

We provide all the necessary art materials and supplies for the workshops. You’re welcome to bring any personal art supplies you prefer, but it’s not required

What should I wear for the retreat?

We recommend wearing comfortable clothing that you don’t mind getting a bit messy during the art workshops. Closed-toe shoes are also recommended for safety during certain activities.

Can I purchase artwork created during the retreat?

Yes, participants have the option to purchase artwork created during the retreat. Prices may vary depending on the artwork and the artist.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

1 Day Art and Creative Retreats in Patan1 Day
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