Durbar Square Kathmandu

Durbar Square of Kathmandu

Durbar Square is one of the best place to visit during your trip to Kathmandu.

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The Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu) Durbar Square is situated in the heart of Kathmandu at Basantapur. This Durbar Square (like the Patan Dubar Square & the Bhaktapur Durbar Square) was listed as one of the eight Cultural World Heritage site by UNESCO in Nepal.

Kathmandu Durbar Square never fails to impress first time visitors, is a cluster of ancient temples, courtyards and palaces built during the Malla Dynasty period (15th to the 17th century).

Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square.

  • The Kasthamandap (Wooden house) that gives the city its name
  • Kumari Ghar : The residence of Kumari Deli, the living Goddess.
  • The Taleju Temple: The oldest on this Durbar Square (1564)
  • Kala Bhairava and Seto Bhairava (only on Indra Jatra Festival)
  • Trailokya Mohan Narayan Temple
  • Asta Yogini – Shiva Parvati Temple
  • Hanuman Dhoka Palace

For foreigner visitors, the entrance fee here is 300 Rs (~3 Euros)

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  1. I love to visit Durbar Square in evening

    Kamal wrote on September 24, 2013
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    I really love to visit Durbar Square! For foreigner i suggest to take a guide to go in Basantapur because they got more informations from the experience with the benifit of their knowledge and insight to guide you.

  2. Holi 2013

    Florian wrote on April 20, 2013
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    I think this mast @ Kathmandu Durbar Square announces Holi festival #colours #2013

  3. Increase of the entry price

    Nepal Travel wrote on January 26, 2013
    Note: 3/6

    The price for visiting Kathmandu Durbar Square change from 300 Rs to 750 Rs… approximately 7€ 50 or $ 8.70