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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Taleju Temple is in the Kathmandu Durbar and 3 stories high (35 meters) and built in the 1560s. It is not open to the public.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Al H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wondered in that area for a little while and liked the architectural design as well as the old style pool the Queen used back in the days.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Taleju Temple was built in 1564 and features three roofs at 37 meters high. It is one of many interesting old temples in the Durbah Square. From its name it relates to the "living Goddess" Taleju. This temple can be viewed externally as it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is one of the temples in the Bhaktapur Durbar Square dedicated to Godess Taleju....the entrance is also called the Golden gate...Photography is strictly prohibited inside...the gate is so ornate designed that it is such a marvel...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank GauravC697
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Very interesting piece of Nepalese history. The wood work it's stonning unfortunately need to a lot of restoration after the earthquake. Make sure you come with tour guide

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank luisgP9460UD
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This Temple is one of three Taleju Temples that I had the privilege of visiting; the other two were in Kathmandu and Patan. This Taleju Temple is Bhaktapur appeared to be the largest of the three and was part of the larger palace complex. During...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This temple situated inside the bhaktapur darbar square. The main entrance gate of this temple is very beautiful. Cameras as well as videography is strictly prohibited inside the temple area. One water kund is also placed inside the temple area.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank milanpt93
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Just loiter inside when visiting the Darbar Square, there is nothing much inside the temple but the security is very tight.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lotuspearl
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is apparently one of the most important temples in Bhaktapur, inside the Royal complex. You can see it from the outside but only Hindus are allowed to enter the actual temple, because of this it's not worth making a special effort to visit but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Largest and the most important temple in Kathmandu Durbar Square sits behind a large walled enclosed in the northern section, it is opened only once in the year on the ninth day of Dashain Festival, a must see temple in Kathmandu.

Date of experience: October 2016
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