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Boudhanath Stupa

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Bouddhanath stupa is the most liked sightseeing place in Kathmandu. Visitors are required to pay NRs. 250(Foreign Nationals) NRs. 50 (SAARC Nationals) NRs. 250 (Chinese) per person (Below 10 years free) as entrance fees to the Bouddhanath. A lot of...more
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Boudh | Boudha, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed yesterday

This attraction is in Kathmandu city. Lines with all souvenir shops & worth visiting attraction. The area also has very old structure buildings.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bhave2006
Reviewed yesterday

Amazing sights, had a great time touring the various sights around the Kathmandu area. Highly recommend visiting Nepal.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 154913Dee
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stumbled on the Stupa after trying to find my way to Kopan Monastery. I immediately recognized the place from my visit 4 years ago. It is interesting for a short walk around especially if you are interested in shopping at all the shops circling the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DarleneG631
Reviewed 2 days ago

An awesome stupa, one of the largest in the world, bang in the middle of Kathmandu. Unfortunately, one does not feel any spiritual energy. It is dead. However, it is lined around the perimeter with some interesting shops and cafes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you have time, drop by and take some photos. Don't bother buying stuffs around this area. If you are asked to pay entrance fees, scoot around. Because most of us didn't need to.

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

This was our last temple of what turned out to be a very long day; the best for last. The temple has a magic about it, something hard to define. What was nice is that the hawkers and traders were on the fringe and tended...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ScampinIzzy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend either for early morning or sunset when hundreds of devotees walk around the stupa. The stupa is beautiful, the atmosphere peaceful, and the area well preserved and maintained. As it is in a courtyard, it feels very removed from the dirt and business...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KirstenJ77
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This 13th century Tibetan stupa is one of the largest in the world and is magical. The stupa is surrounded by a circular road and curved buildings comprised of temples, restaurants, shops and bars. We visited two monasteries during afternoon prayer - one where visitors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MRichardson2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

I always go here to enjoy the peaceful environment this place has. Many restaurants around Boudhanath with various types of food.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank shrey_stha
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The history and buildings are sure to impress , the place has a spiritual feeling about it and a great variety of shops and rooftop restaurants to choose from , set amongst the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu , this place is a historical gem

Date of experience: December 2018
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11 December 2018|
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Response from Roomi S | Reviewed this property |
Well, both are interesting places to visit.... we did this during the day, but I suppose if you want to visit in the evening then Boudhanath Stupa would be a goof choice as its surrounded by shops, cafe's, Hotel, & with... More
9 September 2018|
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Response from Edy C | Reviewed this property |
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