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Boudhanath Stupa

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Bouddhanath stupa is the most liked sightseeing place in Kathmandu. Visitors are required to pay NRs. 250(Foreign Nationals) NRs. 50 (SAARC Nationals) NRs. 250 (Chinese) per person (Below 10 years free) as entrance fees to the Bouddhanath. A lot of...more
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Boudh | Boudha, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed yesterday

I used to be ready to leave my hotel as soon as I would hear the 1st bell (around 5:30am) from the temple. I would spend hours sitting outside the temple and would observe worshippers, monks chanting and smelling incense in the air. Unquestionably the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Very serene and a good reflection of nepali culture, along with Hinduism. Nice architecture, but some approaches are closed to public, may be from safety point. We get a good view of surroundings from top.

Thank palakodetyrao
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful setting with great food and shopping near by. Many available view points and a truly great experience.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The trip to Boudhanath was filled with traffic, and to get to the site we parked pretty far away, in retrospect, a good move. This stupa is lovely and impressive. It draws many people to it, and seemed very busy. People were praying, learning, and...More

Thank Amir G
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a good to visit place not must visit. please check the opening hours before your visit. It is always crowded. If you are looking for photographing this place try to get there as early possible.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We vesite this staupa 5 days ago with my friend its a beg one in Kathmandu. Many lama's praying praying . Its a very nice . Every body vesite one times .

Thank roshan p
Reviewed 3 days ago

Boudhanath stupa is a a world heritage site listed prime destination in kathmandu. a few kilometre from the centre of Thamel. A nice structure of the stupa and a number of hotels and roof top restaurant offers you a spot to shoot the whole stupa...More

Thank Ramod321
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to visit. places to shop for various tourist around it u can take guide from outside if u want to know about it more

Thank ashishdeora123
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I did really enjoy this temple but if you have limited time I preferred the monkey temple as you also have amazing views of the city there. However you could easily do both in a few hours. There's lots of nice restaurants to eat in...More

Thank SunnyMangoMac
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit. There were heaps of places to shop for various tourist souvenirs and plenty of cafes to stop and eat, including many rooftop areas with views over the stupa.

Thank Rebecca E
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Response from MalabS1 | Reviewed this property |
Since, I didn't take any helicopter trip, it is suggested you personally enquire about it at Thamel. There are plenty of private businesses out there conducting adventure trips and rides. Visit a few of them and I am... More