Bhaktapur is a city in known variously as City of Culture, Living Heritage, Nepal's Cultural Gem, An open museum and a City of Devotees. Bhaktapur is an ancient city and is renowned for its elegant art, fabulous culture, colourful festivals, traditional dances and the indigenous lifestyle of the Newari community.

Notable Places in the Area

Hindu temple
is a 5-storeyed Hindu temple. Meaning is Five Storeys Roofed Temple. Photo: Varuna 20001, Public domain.

The Bronze and Brass Museum is a museum located in Bhaktapur, .

Localities in the Area

is a village and former Village Development Committee that is now part of Changunarayan Municipality in Province No. is situated 4 km northeast of Bhaktapur.


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