Balkhu is a suburb in and has an elevation of 1,299 metres. Balkhu is situated nearby to , and close to .

Notable Places in the Area

Dasharath Rangasala is a multi-purpose stadium in Tripureshwar, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

, also called Bhimsen Sthambha, is a twenty two-storey, 72-metre-tall tower at the centre of Sundhara, , . Photo: calflier001, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a 6-hectare zoo in , . Photo: S Pakhrin, CC BY 2.0.

is situated at the centre of the city of Lalitpur in . is situated 3 km southeast of Balkhu. Photo: Bikrampratapsingh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Jāwalākhel is a subdivision of Lalitpur in . It is located 2 km from the ancient city centre Pātan, one of the three great capitals of Nepal until the 18th century.

, Lalitpur Metropolitan City, is one of the largest cities in and is located just across the Bagmati river from . Photo: Pixelated Pixels, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an ancient hill village in a few kilometres southwest of Kathmandu. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.


27.685° or 27° 41' 6" north
85.2979° or 85° 17' 52.3" east
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1,299 metres (4,262 feet)
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node 2207719950
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