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Ranked #1 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites

       This very imposing stupa is believed to house some of the remains of previous great sages and the bones of Buddha.  Believers walk in a clockwise direction around the stupa... more »

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Ranked #2 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #3 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #4 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #5 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites
Hundreds of monks and nuns live at this monastery, which offers meditation courses year round.
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Ranked #6 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
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Ranked #7 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Gardens
Owner description: The Garden of Dreams, a neo classical historical garden, is situated in the midst of Kathmandu city, Nepal. The Garden's... more » Owner description: The Garden of Dreams, a neo classical historical garden, is situated in the midst of Kathmandu city, Nepal. The Garden's design has much in common with formal European gardens: paved perimeter paths, punctuated by pavilions, trellises, and various planting areas, surrounded by a sunken flower garden with a large pond at its center. It is an architectural landscape that encourages the visitor to stroll around and discover the Garden's treasures from many different vantage points. « less
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Ranked #8 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #9 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Architectural Buildings
Real monkeys live in this square, built to honor the mischievous and courageous monkey god Hanuman.
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Ranked #10 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #11 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #12 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #13 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Monuments, temples and wandering animals dot this bustling town square, which is also where Nepal kings are crowned.
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Ranked #14 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: National Parks
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Ranked #15 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
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Ranked #16 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #17 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Neighborhoods
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Ranked #18 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Lookouts
This is the tallest of four towers (or "durbars") built by King Prithvi Narayan Shah in honor of Kathmandu Valley.
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Ranked #19 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Religious Sites
This temple is dedicated to the ferocious goddess Kali, to whom animals are sacrificed twice a week.
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Ranked #20 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Also called Kumari Bahal, this fascinating palace is home to a virgin girl who is worshipped as the goddess Durga in human... more » Owner description: Also called Kumari Bahal, this fascinating palace is home to a virgin girl who is worshipped as the goddess Durga in human form. She can sometimes be glimpsed at her windows. « less
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Ranked #21 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Owner description: Boasting Nepal's highest climbing wall, Astrek Climbing Wall also features a bouldering wall and a bouldering cave. ACW is... more » Owner description: Boasting Nepal's highest climbing wall, Astrek Climbing Wall also features a bouldering wall and a bouldering cave. ACW is suitable for all skill levels as there are 45 routes to choose from. All needed climbing equipment can be hired at our facility. We are the only climbing facility inside Kathmandu City and are conveniently located in the Thamel, the central tourist district. « less
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Ranked #22 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Libraries
Some of the books in this unusual library are over 1100 years old.
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Ranked #23 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #24 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #25 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #26 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #27 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Owner description: Nagarjun Hill is just two hours uphill hike from Balaju Water Garden. Inside the forest, there is a summer royal palace of... more » Owner description: Nagarjun Hill is just two hours uphill hike from Balaju Water Garden. Inside the forest, there is a summer royal palace of former King. This forest is suitable for flora and fauna which is equally nice for bird watchers. On top of the Nagarjun hill, there is a small Stupa and a view tower to view the beautiful Kathmandu valley and beautiful snowcapped mountains such as Manaslu Himal. « less
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Ranked #28 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #29 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Owner description: Shivapuri hiking is best day hike in Nepal, which is near the Kathmandu valley. Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park is youngest... more » Owner description: Shivapuri hiking is best day hike in Nepal, which is near the Kathmandu valley. Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park is youngest national park in Nepal, which is establish in 2002AD. This national park is covered 159sq km. This national park is located in north of mid-hills border for the Capital city of Kathmandu Valley and Shivapuri Peak 2732mtrs. « less
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Ranked #30 of 66 attractions in Kathmandu
Category: Health Clubs
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