We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Khumbeshwar Temple

Kwalakhu Rd, North of Durbar Square, Patan, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Save
Review Highlights
Homage visit.

On every monthly specil day we visit lots of religious place of kathmandu valley. Kumbeshwar temple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yogendra R
via mobile
GHosainkunda in Patan

every year people use to gosainkund for fullmoon festival in gosainkunda lake in langtang NP. but... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Jaya N B
,
Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Read all 42 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This ancient five-story temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. There is only one other five-story temple in the area.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Kwalakhu Rd, North of Durbar Square, Patan, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Write a ReviewReviews (42)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On every monthly specil day we visit lots of religious place of kathmandu valley. Kumbeshwar temple is one of them. This temple is located 6 km south east of kathamandu at patan city. This the place where many gods and Goddess from different parts of...More

Thank Yogendra R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

every year people use to gosainkund for fullmoon festival in gosainkunda lake in langtang NP. but who dont have time people celebrate the fullmoon festival in kumbheswar temple.as gosainkundalake and get bath in sacred lake in the compound of kumbheswar.

Thank Jaya N B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

You have to walk through the narrow lanes of the inner old city of Patan to reach this place. You'll get to experience the old culture of Patan. All 3 cities of Kathmandu valley (i.e. Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur) oozes the old Nepal. A must...More

Thank pratikjoshi448
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Temple is accessible from a narrow lane next to durbar square and best to walk if one plans to visit. Can be seen is 10 minutes.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A decent walk from Patan Durbar Square is a corner compound which contains some empty tanks and several temples, including the Khumbeshwar temple. The temple is dedicated to Shiva and at least part of it is more than 600 years old. The tall and graceful...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Slightly damaged by the earth quake in 2015 it still stands and is wonderful to visit in the early morning when locals come to do their pujas.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A Shiva temple with two ponds whose water is believed to come from Gosaikunda is a UNESCO World heritage site. Located north of Patan Durbar square, this temple had 5 storeys with intricate woodcarving. Due to the earthquake, the tower is leaning precariously. A large...More

Thank Mayur S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Stumbled on this temple, that lies North of Durbar square, whilst I was trying to find the Golden Temple. It was very busy and impressive - especially as all 5 tiers of the pagoda are still standing. It is Patan's oldest temple - dating back...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 31 October 2016

There are so many beautiful temples in the vicinity of Durbar Square, and this is one more. It's quite large and evidently quite popular as there were many people performing puja when I was there. Not as extraordinary as some of the other temples, but...More

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Another five storied temple of Kathmandu valley after nyatapola of Bhaktapur. This is one major tourist attraction of patan. loved it and strongly recommend you to visit it !!!

Thank swopnil-himalayan
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Khumbeshwar Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit