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My Hometown

Must visit place. I was born and raised in and around Mangal Bazar. Oozed history and is like an... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
pratikjoshi448
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Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Busting street in the old town

Mangal Bazaar is a treat for people watching. Located in the vicinity of the Patan durbar sqaure... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Jason S
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Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
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3 Jun 2017
“Local Market”
10 Jul 2017
“My Hometown”
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Patan (Lalitpur) 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Must visit place. I was born and raised in and around Mangal Bazar. Oozed history and is like an open museum till date. The architecture and the history is highly fascinating with stories that I love to hear/read even today.

Thank pratikjoshi448
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Mangal Bazaar is a treat for people watching. Located in the vicinity of the Patan durbar sqaure and lined by streets of vendors saling shoes to gold necklaces, this place offers visitors a perfect getaway for few hours. You can enter one of many rooftop...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Good to experience a Nepal local market as there are not too many tourist, though gets crowded. Visit if one has time to spare.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 31 October 2016

It has a huge variety of different shops and is popular with the locals. Surprisingly, in spite of its proximity to Patan's Durbar Square, it's not overly tourist-oriented.

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Bronze, "antiques", hardware, clothes, dry food stuffs, etc. all are found here in this main shopping area - mostly for Nepali locals. For tourists it is an interesting trip in the inner life of the people here. There are a few bronze shops with nice...More

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is a typical local market area where you can buy everything for the household as well as clothing and shoes. Patan is known as the place for shoes so there is a great variety of shoe shops. It is similar to Asan in Kathmandu...More

1  Thank NepaliMutu
Reviewed 10 May 2016

In May the touts are elsewhere and life around continues with the same agenda as it has for decades. Very interesting to wander around the lanes and courtyards. The various temples give atmosphere as does the palace complex and the old guys watching the world...More

Thank Linden25
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I loved walking around this area and go shopping. There are rows of fun things to shop. YOU MUST bargain and have fun with it. The locals shop here and you can find nice locally made things as well as the Chinese and Indian imports.

1  Thank LadyWoop
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This Place love to visit everyday and spend hour and hour over here.This is one of the best palce to be at. This is one of the oldest market. You can see all walk of people over here spending time. Children playing, old people sitting...More

Thank Shewta R
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