Bhaktapur durbar square

Bhaktapur is one of three Durbar Squares in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal which is known as also Bhadgaon or Khwopa , an ancient Newar town in the east corner of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. It is located in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone. Bhaktapur is situated at an altitude of 1401 meters, is a home of medieval art and architecture. The urban city covers an area of 4 square miles.Bhaktapur Durbar Square is an assortment of pagoda and shikhara-style

temples grouped around a fifty-five-window palace of brick and wood.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square is listed UNESCO World Heritage Site of Nepal.UNESCO has declared 7 World Heritage Sites, all inside in Kathmandu Valley. There are many beautiful temples, palaces and buildings in the valley. Lion Gate, Golden Gate, Palace of Fifty-five Windows, Art Gallery, Nyatapola Temple, Bhairav Nath Temple. Guarded at the entrance by two large lions carved in stone, the Bhaktapur durbar square is a sprawling fusion of temples, homes coffees shops, and restaurants, and its inhabitants going about their daily life. the potters square is worth spending extra time at, to see and feel the passion of old craftsmanship kept alive through generation.

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