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“Nepalese architecture” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Durbar Square

Durbar Square
Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Owner description: Monuments, temples and wandering animals dot this bustling town square, which is also where Nepal kings are crowned.
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“Nepalese architecture”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The durbar square was one of the memorable things we saw at Nepal, Nepalese architecture History embedded in the nowaday live. You see that people are around this square doing their business. A must see in Kathmandu

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“Very nepaleese”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The Square is very nice as it shows all the Nepalese architecture. There is allot to see in this square and allot to shop for. It is a must see place in Nepal

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“There are better Durbar Squares.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

In all of Nepal, this was the place we were hassled most, sometimes relentlessly. It did spoil the experience somewhat.The square at Bhaktapur was much nicer.

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“History and live”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The durbar square was one of the memorable things we saw at Nepal, History embedded in the nowaday live. You see that people are around this square doing their business, but respect the things from the past. A must see in Kathmandu

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“interesting place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Very important site and should not be missed! In Durbar Square you will find an old Nepalese pagodas, temples and Palaces . This amazing area is in an historic part of the city, you will need at one day to spen here.

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