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Pashupatinath

Pashupatinath Temple

Pashupatinath is the holiest Hindu pilgrimage located in Nepal. There are linga representations of Shiva as well as statues, altars, and temples committed to different divinities in the premises. A temple devoted to Shiva existed at this destination in 879 AD. However, the present temple was built by King Bhupatindra Malla in 1697. A gold-plated […]

Patan Durbar Square

Patan Durbar Square

This entire square is a bunch of fine pagoda temples and stone statues; it is at the same time the business center point of the city. At each stride one runs across a bit of delineation or a visualization of a divinity, testifying to the perfect expertise of Patan’s unknown maestros. The old castle of […]

Boudhanath

Boudhhanath Stupa

Bouddhanath is among the biggest Stupas in South Asia, and it has come to be the focal point of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. The white hill looms 36 meters overhead. The Stupa is placed on the aged barter track to Tibet, and Tibetan shippers rested and offered petitions to God here for a large number […]

Swayambhunath

Swayambhunath Stupa / Monkey Temple

The history of the Valley, consistent with the legends, starts with Swayambhu, or “the self-existent”. In times uncharted by history, Boddhisatwa Manjusri came across a lovely lake in the midst of his voyage. He saw a lotus that emitted bright light at the lake’s center, so he curtail a chasm in a southern rise and […]

Kathmandu Durbar Square

Kathmandu Durbar Square

It is effortless to be overpowered by the apparently uncountable landmarks in the Kathmandu Durbar Square. The house of the Living Goddess (Kumari Ghar), the brutal Kal Bhairab, the red monkey god, and many erotic carvings are a few cases of the sights at the Square! The structures here are the most excellent fulfillments of […]

Nagarkot

Nagarkot

Nagarkot – the second most highest point on the Valley lying above 2000 m north east from the Kathmandu City is a hill station well known for stunning views of the Himalayas.Watching the sun rise above snow caped Himalayas and the precise nightfall behind them western mountains in the evening makes it more worthwhile to […]

Pokhara

Pokhara

Pokhara (884 m), Nepal’s second greatest tourist destination and perhaps Nepal’s most obviously wonderful and mystic area, has numerous legends in tandem with its unparalleled bounties of Nature. Pokhara is called as the “Lake City” of Nepal on account of its a significant number of flawless and sky blue lakes. The valley has 3 imposing […]

Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Bhaktapur Durbar Square is an aggregation of pagoda and shikhara-style temples assembled around a fifty-five-window royal residence of block and wood. The square is one of the most obviously beguiling design centerpieces of the Valley as it highlights the old crafts of Nepal. The golden representations of rulers roosted on the top of stone monuments, […]