Heritage areas

Explore Nepal’s heritages, a mirror to the ancient Himalayan and South Asian cultures and traditions, architecture and beliefs

Pashupatinath Temple

Pashupatinath Temple

The world’s biggest Hindu temple, Pashupatinath Temple complex is a UNESCO world heritage site. Dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva, Pashupatinath is frequented by hundreds of thousands of Hindu pilgrims...

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Baudhanath

Baudhanath

Boudhanath Stupa is a UNESCO world heritage site and a shrine for Tibetan Buddhists in Kathmandu. Also renowned as the biggest stupa in the world, Baudhanath area hosts over 50 different monasteries where...

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Janakpur

Janakpur

Janakpur is the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Mithila. Much of those days still remain intact at Janakpur, including the popular Janaki Temple and Bibaha Mandap. Janakpur also has half a dozen beautiful...

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Tengboche Monastery

Tengboche Monastery

One of Nepal’s biggest monasteries, it is also the world’s highest and one of the most difficult monasteries to go to. Flight from Kathmandu and 2 days of trekking is the standard time to reach it,...

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Tilaurakot

Tilaurakot

Tilaurakot is the birthplace of Buddha’s mother Mayadevi. Now in ruins, Tilaurakot is an archaeological site of utmost evidence. The ruins have created an air of desolation at Tilaurakot. Many films...

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Lumbini

Lumbini

Lumbini is renowned as the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. There are the ruins to prove it. The Lumbini Conservation Area, which is a UNESO world heritage site, is the finest collection of Buddha-era buildings...

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World Peace Pagoda

World Peace Pagoda

Overlooking the valley of Pokhara and Phewa Lake, the World Peace Pagoda boasts a huge white pagoda with two tiers of walkway circumventing it. The hilltop area also has plenty of restaurants and coffee...

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Kopan Monastery

Kopan Monastery

Renowned as a learning center for Buddhism, Kopan has a big contingent of monks studying as well as the foreign visitor. Kopan is the only monastery in Nepal which organizes classes on a regular basis...

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Swyambhunath

Swyambhunath

Swyambhunath is an ancient religious architecture atop a hill in the western part of Kathmandu valley. Thought to be the oldest architectural sample in the valley, Swyambhunath is a religious place for...

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Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Bhaktapur Durbar Square film location one of the famous film shooting place due to its old heritage site.  Bhaktapur Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is an ancient palace complex once the...

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