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Swayambhunath Stupa
स्वयम्भुनाथ स्तुपा

4.4/5
317 Reviews
Historical SiteTemple
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Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-3 hours
Address: Swayambhunath, Kathmandu 44600
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Phone: +977-986-5713743

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The temple is also called the Monkey Temple because of its many wild monkeys. It is located on the top of Kathmandu and has a wide view and beautiful views, so there are many tourists.

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Located on a hill west of the Kathmandu metropolitan area, Swayambhunath Stupa is an ancient Buddhist temple and is listed as a UNSECO World Heritage Site. Because there are many monkeys here, they are also called "monkey temples". When you come to the Monkey Temple, you will see the golden stupa in the center. Although it is smaller than the Bodha Big Stupa, which looks similar to it, it stands out on the top of the mountain. In addition to the pagoda, there are some other temple buildings on the top of the mountain, and you can also overlook the scenery under the observation deck.
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