Dhulikhel is a small quiet town, known for its traditional crafts. It lies 30 kms east of Kathmandu, at an altitude of 1470 metres (4,823 ft). From here, one can have a spectacular view of the Himalayan range from Cho Oyu in the East to Himalchuli in the west. The reflection of the sunset on the snowy peaks causes a brilliant panorama of colours