Sight Seeing

Nepal is one of the best sightseeing destination on the planet. The capital city of Kathmandu is the most popular center for sightseeing. The Himalayan views, the culture and traditions, the historical architectures, its people and a lot more myths and mysteries which are a part of the daily life of the people of Nepal. Kathmandu, which is also the capital city of Nepal, is the first arrival point for most visitors. This small valley surrounded by mountains is divided into the three major towns of Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur. These were once three small kingdoms and to this day retain their own rich artistic styles and traditions.

Places of Interest in Nepal

Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square

Sight Seeing in Nepal | Kathmandu Durbar SquareDurbar Square means 'Palace Courtyard' where the king of Kathmandu once lived. The Square is the complex of palaces, courtyards and temples that are built between the 12th and the 18th centuries by the ancient Malla Kings of Nepal.

It is one of the World Heritage Sites. Clustered around Durbar Square are the old Royal Palace which has been converted into a well-equipped museum. Taleju Temple, Kal Bhairab (God of Destruction), Nautalle Durbar, Coronation Nasal Chowk, the Gaddi Baithak, the statue of King Pratap Malla, the Big Bell, Big Drum and the Jagnnath Temple and numerous other beautiful temples are some of the interesting things to see in this Square. The main palace building is nine storied high and anyone can visit to the top and experience a panoramic view of the city.