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Nice non-commercial monastery to visit

I see from reading other reviews that people are very emotional about this place with all the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Dominique L
Great ambience, incredible place

It’s a beautiful place near by Gokarna. The monasteries are full of amazing art, surrounded by... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Tshering S
Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

I see from reading other reviews that people are very emotional about this place with all the superlatives. But its only a Tibetan Buddhist monastery as it should be, and with beautiful views of the surrounding area. It's also a pleasant walk and a welcome...More

2  Thank Dominique L
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful place near by Gokarna. The monasteries are full of amazing art, surrounded by greenery. The garden there is beautiful with lots of flowers. It’s a peaceful place with magnificent view of the city. A great place to visit, meditate and get some...More

1  Thank Tshering S
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This monastery was great; even though it was under construction at the time we visited it was beautiful and impressive. We witnessed the evening prayer and loved it.

1  Thank Blijdorp
Reviewed August 14, 2017

These days life in Kathmandu can be chaotic with traffic jams, pollution and crowds of people. But just half an hour's walk from Boudha, the magnificent Pullahari Monastery gives you peace and quite, fantastic views across Kathmandu Valley, great views of the big hills behind...More

1  Thank Pamela S
Reviewed May 20, 2017

The monastery is not really famous with the tourists. Our hotel front desk informed us about the place. Can be visited if you have few hours to spare.

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Reviewed May 9, 2017

Every time I visit Kathmandu I visit the Monastery and feel the positive peace within .The Monastery is located on a hill above the Boudhanath area on the same ridge as Kopan Monastery, just a few minutes walk away from Kopan Monastery.Very good place to...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed April 15, 2017

A beautiful monastery set on top of a hill in Southern Kathmandu, the view is breathtaking, so is the monastery. The gardens are lovely. A lovely place to meditate and get fresh air. You should also try out the fresh cakes, samosas, lafings and pakodas...More

Thank blaze0fglory
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Spent a few days there. Wonderful experience, we attended several 'puja'-s which were unforgettable.

Thank Gyorgyi S
Reviewed May 3, 2016

Pullahari Monastery sits high on a hill behind Boudha, Kathmandu and can be easily reached by walking, local bus or taxi or a wonderful walk along the ridge from Kopan Monastery. It is also a favourite place to visit for the local people on Saturdays...More

3  Thank Pamela S
Reviewed March 25, 2016

SOULFUL SOUND and nice people ...i love the way they talk to us and we was welcome to sit and meditate under the ceremoni

1  Thank Jacob Vang J
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Rohan B
September 21, 2018|
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Response from Tshering S | Reviewed this property |
I m not that sure but i guess it is closed on Saturday as many places in Nepal closes on Saturday. I think visiting there Monday-Friday would be great. Time: 10:00AM- 4:00 PM
April 18, 2016|
Response from stha d |
You just need to walk only 20 to 30 minutes to reach this monastery