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Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar)

North of Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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This beautiful pagoda temple dates from the 14th century and is distinctive for its bright golden color.
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North of Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don't miss this. Really beautiful small place to visit and only RS 50 to enter. Close to Durbar Square

Thank TBandLE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Temple is a few minutes walk from durbar square and is comfortable on a pleasant day. There is a great following among the locals.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hard really good time visiting here. The finest metal craft which inspire me lots and will definitely back again when i come to Nepal.

Thank loo c
Reviewed 17 May 2017

As part of our tour in Patan my friend and I visited the Dubar Square on April 4, 2017.Situated to the north of the Durbar Square is a Buddhist monastery, popularly known as the Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar). It got this name because of...More

Thank Aury D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Golden Temple is worth visiting. Carving and statue art and Architecture is Unparalleled .every Murti is great .OLD is GOLD. say WOW

Thank miliriri
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

One of the finest metal craftsmanship with lots of daily activities. A must visit while travelling to Kathmandu, Nepal.

Thank Rajive S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little temple with a lot of spiritual meaning. It is small so unless you'd like to offer prayers here you don't need to spend much time. It is very beautiful though and I do recommend it.

Thank Kate W
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Very interesting temple - I loved the atmosphere there as it was quiet, peaceful and full of authentic character. I enjoyed making my rounds through the temple and listening to the prayer. Wonderful place.

Thank tatyanay1
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This Temple is good to visit; many metal made sculptures are there. Though the temple is heavily damaged due to the earthquake, many people visit this.

Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel nearby Golden Temple. In the morning, we went to this temple to see how Nepali pray. It is a very nice place and a must-visit to see about traditional people and their belief. You can also light up candles, make...More

Thank MollyMonchaya
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