Places to visit in Kathmandu

Kathmandu is quite popular among Hindu culture for various temples that hold ultimate significance in the religion. Let us have a look at the places to visit in Kathmandu.

Akash Bhairav Temple

This temple is three-storey and is located in main Market Avenue. The place where this temple is located is called Indra Chowk and the temple attracts visitors for its Indra festival in monsoon season of Nepal.

Akash Bhairav Temple

Jaishi Dewal

Jaishi Dewal

Jaishi Dewal is located only five minutes from Kasthmandap. This is a Shiva temple that attracts tourists for its beautiful carvings. The carvings look absolutely erotic and beautiful.

Pashupatinath Temple

Pashupatinath Temple

This is one of the most sacred Shiva temples for Hindus not just in Nepal but in the entire sub-continent. It displays some of the richly decorated pagoda and the entrance to the shrine is strictly reserved only for the Hindus. The temple is located amongst the lush green natural beauty.

Nagarkot

Nagarkot

It is not situated exactly in Kathmandu but is just 35 km east of the city. It is a “do not miss” location and attracts tourists because the greatest mountains like Mt. Everest and other Himalayan peaks are visible from this point. Besides, it is also a favorite sunset and sunrise spot for the tourists.

Dhulikhel

Dhulikhel is 32 km from Kathmandu and rests 1600 meters above sea level. Just like Nagarkot, this place is also popular among tourists for viewing Himalayan peaks and sunset as well as sunrise.

Kathmandu holds some of the other beautiful ancient temples in its lap and there are some of the most stunning locations around this city of Nepal.