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Jaganath (Krishna) Temple

Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4268969
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Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4268969
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Spent time mediating and exploring this building - while i went during peak tourism, it was still peaceful and i could appreciate the splendor.

Thank Gypsygirl1977
Reviewed 11 April 2017

you will get in only once in a year, but it is in darbar square and by default you will cross the temple by rooming around.

Thank JDV-Nov13
Reviewed 1 April 2017

It is one of the oldest structure of the Durbar square of Kathamandu. It is noted for its carvings of its roof struts This temple is a 2 storyed building and has a platform of 3 tired. The image of Jaganath is situated inside the...More

Thank SHDD
Reviewed 26 February 2017

we went there in the late afternoon and watched the sunset from a nearby cafe with the view to this wonderful place, where you need to pay 1000Nrs for entering the durbar square. It is ok, but foreign countries gave 4,5 billion dollars to rebuild...More

Thank lalbaba108
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This temple is damaged in the earthquake and is under restoration. Access inside the temple is not allowed due to the restoration work that is going on. There is a pillar in front of the temple with a garuda facing towards the temple.

Thank Nilma S
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Within the premises of Pashupatinath temple premises. One should walk around to visit all of the temples. Takes 2 hours to visit all the temples.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 23 November 2016

First I thought they want to cheat on me because you've to pay entry like 10 Dollars. That's a lot for Nepal and I think to much even for tourists because: it's not allowed to go inside the Temple as a non Hindu. So actually...More

1  Thank SmilesAwayy
Reviewed 12 November 2016

AS the photo shows there are birds everywhere so if phobic stay away- otherwise worth seeing- again some post earthquake damage but worth seeing.

Thank KentDee
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is one of the oldest temples in the square and is is great shape. Itbhas some amazingbcarvings on its roof (including some erotic ones). Yhentemple was built in 1563 and it comprises a 3 level platform and 2 wooden above this. There are a...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The temple within Durbar sqaure is built of stone and you need to negotiate your way through a very narrow spiral staircase to reach the first floor to have a glimpse of lord krishna as a baby with a mischievous smile on the face

Thank Raghavan N
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