Kathmandu Valley

The Kathmandu Valley is a region of 600km² in the Bagmati zone in central . It's home to three of the largest cities in , including Kathmandu itself, as well as hundreds of smaller towns and villages.
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is the largest city and capital of and the namesake of the Valley. Photo: Xiquinho, Public domain.

is a city in known variously as City of Culture, Living Heritage, Nepal's Cultural Gem, An open museum and a City of Devotees. Photo: Balou46, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

is in and covers the backpacker area of Thamel, Swayambhu, Durbur Square, and Freak Street. Photo: TMLN123, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is a town in the Kathmandu Valley of , 5 km southwest of on a rocky hill between 1,300-1,500 m in elevation. Photo: Etter Studio, CC BY 2.0.

is a village in the Kathmandu Valley of . Photo: Laxman Thapa, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town of about 10,000 people on the eastern fringe of the Kathmandu Valley in . Photo: Rameshjarvis, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village in Dhading District in the Bagmati Zone of the region of . Photo: Ramghale, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kaksni is in the Nuwakot District. It is 20 km along the road from Kathmandu to Trisuli Baazar, the turn-off to the village is just before the police checkpoint where there is a cluster of shops. Photo: Bdell555, Public domain.

is a small town in the Kathmandu Valley of , located 10 km south of the centre of . Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a neighbourhood in Municipality in Jhapa District of Province No.

is a small town in the Kathmandu Valley of .

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