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.

, 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 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.

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

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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 small town in the Kathmandu Valley of .

Kathmandu Valley

Latitude of center
27.6667° or 27° 40' north
Longitude of center
85.35° or 85° 21' east
Elevation
1302 metres (4272 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1283239

Also Known As

  • Arabic: وادي كاتماندو
  • Armenian: Կատմանդու դաշտավայր
  • Armenian: Կատմանդուի հովիտ
  • Basque: Katmanduko ibarra
  • Bengali: কাঠমান্ডু উপত্যকা
  • Bhojpuri: काठमांडू उपत्यका
  • Bhojpuri: काठमांडू घाटी
  • Bhojpuri: काठमांडो उपत्यका
  • Bhojpuri: काठमांडो घाटी
  • Burmese: ခတ္တမန္ဒုတောင်ကြား
  • Catalan: Vall de Katmandú
  • Cebuano: Kathmandu Valley
  • Chinese: 加德满都谷地
  • Croatian: Dolina Katmandu
  • Czech: Údolí Káthmándú
  • Danish: Kathmandudalen
  • Dutch: Kathmandu-vallei
  • English: Nepal Valley
  • English: Nepa valley
  • Esperanto: Katmandua Valo
  • Esperanto: Nepala Valo
  • Estonian: Katmandu org
  • Finnish: Katmandun laakso
  • French: Vallée de Katmandou
  • French: vallée de Katmandou
  • Galician: Val de Katmandú
  • Georgian: კატმანდუს ხეობა
  • German: Kathmandutal
  • Greek: Κοιλάδα του Κατμαντού
  • Hebrew: עמק קטמנדו
  • Hindi: काठमांडू उपत्यका
  • Hungarian: Katmandu-völgy
  • Indonesian: Lembah Kathmandu
  • Italian: Valle di Katmandu
  • Japanese: カトマンズの渓谷
  • Javanese: Kathmandu valley
  • Javanese: Lebak Kathmandu
  • Korean: 카트만두 계곡
  • Lithuanian: Katmandu slėnis
  • Maithili: काठमाडौं उपत्यका
  • Malayalam: കാഠ്മണ്ഡു താഴ്വര
  • Mingrelian: კატმანდუშ ლეხერი
  • Nepali: काठमाडौँ उपत्यका
  • Nepali: काठमाडौं उपत्यका
  • Nepali: नेपाल उपत्यका
  • Norwegian: Katmandudalen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Katmandudalen
  • Persian: دره کاتماندو
  • Polish: Kotlina Katmandu
  • Portuguese: Vale de Catmandu
  • Portuguese: Vale de Kathmandu
  • Portuguese: Vale do Kathmandu
  • Romanian: Valea Kathmandu
  • Russian: Долина Катманду
  • Serbo-Croatian: Dolina Katmandu
  • Slovenian: Katmandujska dolina
  • Spanish: Valle de Katmandu
  • Spanish: Valle de Katmandú
  • Swedish: Katmandudalen
  • Tamil: காத்மாண்டு சமவெளி
  • Thai: หุบเขากาฐมาณฑุ
  • Tibetan: ཡམ་བུ།
  • Turkish: Katmandu Vadisi
  • Ukrainian: Долина Катманду
  • Urdu: وادئ کاٹھمنڈو
  • Vietnamese: Thung lũng Kathmandu
  • Western Panjabi: وادئ کاٹھمنڈو
  • Central Nepal Valley
  • Central Valley
  • Kathmandun laakso
  • Katmandu Valley

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