Thamel and West Kathmandu

Thamel and West Kathmandu is in and covers the backpacker area of Thamel, Swayambhu, Durbur Square, and Freak Street. Thamel and West Kathmandu has an elevation of 1317 meters. Thamel and West Kathmandu is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

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meaning queen's pond, originally known as Nhu Pukhu meaning new pond, is a historic artificial pond located in the heart of , Nepal. Photo: Solundir, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a park and surrounding district in central , Nepal. is situated 1¼ km south of Thamel and West Kathmandu. Photo: Bluyten, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tri-Chandra Multiple Campus, more colloquially known as Tri-Chandra College, is a constituent campus of located in Ghantaghar, .

in is a historic luxury heritage hotel opened in 1964 in a building dating to 1894. Photo: Super cool75, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Central covers Ratna Park, the former palace and New Road, and is home to a number of luxury hotels and the embassy quarter. Photo: Anup Sadi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the largest city and capital of and the namesake of the . Photo: Xiquinho, Public domain.

Kathmandu Durbar Square in front of the old royal palace of the former Kathmandu Kingdom is one of three Durbar Squares in the in Nepal, all of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. is situated 1½ km south of Thamel and West Kathmandu. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Thamel and West Kathmandu

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