Patan Things to Do
Temple of Lord krishna built in 17th century.
it is the only temple in Nepal having 21 golden pinacles.Related to:
- Road Trip
- Budget Travel
The Golden Temple
A fantastic three storey golden pagoda, built in the 12th Century, and possibly the most beautiful temple in Patan.
There is a wealth of amazing carvings on its walls and paintings deepicting the complete life history of Buddha.
Our group was lucky enough to see a 1000 year old prayer book, and have a long conversation with a trainee monk.Related to:
- Arts and Culture
- Historical Travel
1 Hotels in Patan
PO Box 837, Kopundole Height, Lalitpur, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Good for: Couples
Patan Local Customs
In the small alleyways, everyday in the late afternoon, women and girls appear with a copper jar under the arms supported by a hip. It's time for them to go to the wells and get water for preparing dinner.
I liked the view very much, one girl appears here, another disappears there...
We Happened to See a Ceremony
We had no idea what it was for. It was just like everyone was made up and wearing traditional costume. They were very happy. In the two sedans sat a very old man and a very old woman.
The whole team just walked around in the Durbar Square.
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