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Fantastic Little Find!

Accidentally walked into this amazing little square which holds the Seto Machindranath Temple while... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2019
New York
Beautiful structure

This temple was near to our hotel in Thamel and on way to Durbar Marg. It is small Buddhist temple... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2019
Pradeep A
New Delhi, India
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Jul 30, 2019
“Fantastic Little Find!”
Jul 12, 2019
“Beautiful structure”
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Reviewed July 30, 2019

Accidentally walked into this amazing little square which holds the Seto Machindranath Temple while exploring Ason Bazaar, Definitely worth visiting if in the area. Lots of little details and clearly a very living community.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

This temple was near to our hotel in Thamel and on way to Durbar Marg. It is small Buddhist temple with beautiful decoration with golden jewellery.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

This temple is located between Thamel and Durbar Square, but already more near Durbar Square. It’s not easy to find, but he is worth it to search for. Especially the golden ornaments are very beautiful. It’s also an active temple, so here you get also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Like all the temples and shrines in Kathmandu, beautifully decorated and vibrantly alive. Best seen in a walking tour (we did self guided with ease) of Thamel/ Old Kathmandu.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

This temple is located near Thamel. It is a small Buddhist temple. Need some guidance from locals to locate it

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Go in the early morning to experience the prayings. Really nice! Make a round and burn some candles.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank danielaniderost
Reviewed March 5, 2018

The distance between Durbar Square center and the start of the Ason Bazaar chouk is about 0.4 mile along Siddhidas Marg. Half-way (about 0.2 mile) between Durbar Square and Ason bazaar, at the junction Kel Tole, is the Jana Bahal temple (also known as Seto...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank jdc8mbc
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Ornate, exquisite, detailed, and beautiful. Easily accessible as it is close to both Durbar Square and Thamel.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Vishnu_Pendyala
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Seto Macchendranath is a Buddhist temple in Thamel. The entrance is not easy to find, since the entrance gate is under reconstruction. The brilliant building is worth taking a look. Around the temple, there are many pigeons.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank kimitakas
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Its one of the nice temples to visit.. Very beautiful architecture and embiance.. A must visit temple in Nepal

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sevag D
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Response from JAGDISHRAVAL | Reviewed this property |
I beg a pardon because I am from India, not from Nepal so i cannot say about your question.