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Bhaktapur Durbar Square

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The ancient city Bhaktapur lies on the Eastern part of Kathmandu valley which is also known as Bhadgaon or Khwopa. The historical monument on around signifies medieval age culture and tradition of Nepal and this old city is inhabited by indigenous...more
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Bhaktapur 00977-1-4701148, Nepal
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Reviewed today via mobile

Thos is a must have for you trip to Nepal. It is the most beautiful square we've seen during our tour in the Kathmandu valley. It was completely destoyed by the earthquake but it has been restored yet. I suggest to sit and looking for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mara28miao
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bakhtapur itself (not only Durbar Square) is a beautiful city, like an open-air museum, but with fulllife, not only for tourists. Worth staying 1 night and enjoying it with no hurry.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank handreu
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited Bhaktapur many times coz this city more clean then others place I liked the historical place this is one of them love to be here

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 81gumans
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very interesting visit, not only of Bhaktapur Durbar Square, but also Taumadhi, Duttatraya, Pottery Square. Opens the door to learning about history, cultures, religions. Great if you like architecture with a history, strolling, photography, shopping, eating local cuisine, varied highlights on a tour. Illustrates the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Factual
Reviewed 1 week ago

Remarkable glimpses of architecture , tradition heritage and hindu religion. The structures are mammoth and depict how advanced was the technology in those days. Sad to see the destruction caused by the 2015 earthquake ,but restoration work is on and the structure will be back...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BigBose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the three Durbar Squares in the Kathmandu valley, this one was the best preserved and the most restored after the earthquake. The architecture of the buildings is lovely, the open space is refreshing after the crowded alleys of Kathmandu proper (apparently, however, this is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amir G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When visiting Nepal you have to do the durbar square 's there are several but I think this is the best with many fine temples etc some undergoing maintenance due to the earthquake in 2015. Lots of shops and eateries you are spoilt for choice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elaineT557
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Skip the temples and squares in Kathmandu and go to Bhaktapur. Beautiful Unecso heritage old town, not too touristy and felt very authentic.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Inga_8899
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to hear about Bhaktapur after our trek in Nepal and spent our last day there exploring the old city. The city is the best preserved after the 2015 earthquake and the local government has earnestly set about restoring earthquake damage, including...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rachel_v_neill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used a guide and enjoyed hearing about the place. I was here during Tihar (Diwali) - the festival of lights. Many people but still less crowded than Kathmandu.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Planet3earth | Reviewed this property |
It’s free for Nepalese , for foreigners 1500 Nepali rupees and for SAARC country members it will 100 Nepali rupees
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It is a BHaktapur Durbar square sightseeing tour
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