Kirtipur
in Central Region, Nepal

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.679 and 85.277 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 40' 43" and E 85° 16' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - NPR
Spoken languages:
Nepali, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:23 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kathmandu
UTC/GMT offset: 5.75 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:52 am and 6:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nepal in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nepal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nepal. Last Update: 2020-09-21 07:19:01

Explore Kirtipur

Kirtipur in Central Region with it's 44,632 inhabitants is located in Nepal a little south-west of Kathmandu, the country's capital.

Local time in Kirtipur is now 01:23 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kathmandu with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Kirtipur. The closest airport in Nepal is Tribhuvan International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Nepal is Kathmandu Valley in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), North-East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Nagarkot, Zham and Chongdui. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (0 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 23rd of September 2020

20°C (68 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 24th of September 2020

18°C (65 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Very heavy rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Friday, 25th of September 2020

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Baber Mahal Vilas

Address
3,0 mi
Tanka Prasad Ghumti Sadak
44600 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Yak & Yeti

Address
2,9 mi
Durbar Marg, GPO Box 1016
44600 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Crowne Plaza KATHMANDU-SOALTEE

Address
1,9 mi
P O Box 97,Tahachal Kathmandu
00000 KATHMANDU
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gokarna Forest Resort

Address
3,0 mi
Rajnikung, Gokarna, Thali
Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Yatri Suites & Spa

Address
3,2 mi
Amrit Marg,Thamel Kathmandu Nepal
44600 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kathmandu Guest House

Address
3,2 mi
Thamel
21218 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


HOTEL SHANKER

Address
3,0 mi
Lazimpat
. Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Hotel Kathmandu

Address
1,6 mi
Tahachal, Kathmandu
12872 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dream Nepal Hotel and Apartment

Address
3,2 mi
Thamel Jyatha-30, Kathmandu, Nepal
44600 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Everest Nepal

Address
3,2 mi
Jyatha - 30, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
14230 Kathmandu
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Nepal kathmandu by Night November 2009

Published: November 17, 2009
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Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square

Published: August 27, 2010
Length: 36:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sieru Satyal

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Published: December 29, 2008
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Published: June 07, 2012
Length: 13:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: May 31, 2012
Length: 36:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Naani Tries to Blow Up a Balloon: Kathmandu, Kalanki, Nepal

Published: April 21, 2014
Length: 41:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Richard Vaughn

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Titanic- Mahesh Maharjan On Flute

Published: March 12, 2015
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Published: September 20, 2009
Length: 27:15 min
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Balloon Basketball With Bens & Naani: Kalanki, Kathmandu, Nepal

Published: April 21, 2014
Length: 40:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Richard Vaughn

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Tribhuvan University

Tribhuvan University (TU) [त्रिभुवन विश्वविद्यालय] is a public university in Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal. Established in 1959, TU is the oldest of the five universities in Nepal. Enrolement in 2012/2013 is 143,899 making it the one of the largest in the world. The university provides undergraduate and graduate education.

Located at 27.6818, 85.2865 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Nepal, Educational institutions established in 1959, Forestry education

Swayambhunath

Swayambhunath is an ancient religious complex atop a hill in the Kathmandu Valley, west of Kathmandu city. It is also known as the Monkey Temple as there are holy monkeys living in the north-west parts of the temple. The Tibetan name for the site means 'Sublime Trees', for the many varieties of trees found on the hill. However, Shing. kun may be a corruption of the local Newari name for the complex, Singgu, meaning 'self-sprung'.

Located at 27.715, 85.29 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Temples in Nepal, Buddhist temples in Nepal, Nepalese culture, Stupas, Newar, Buddhist pilgrimages, Tibetan Buddhist places, World Heritage Sites in Nepal, Religious buildings completed in 1989, 5th-century religious buildings

Naikap Purano Bhanjyang

Naikap Purano Bhanjyang is a village in Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 3456 . The highest terrains in this village locate westernly, is ward No.5. A panaromic beautiful scene of whole Kathmandu Valley from Sanga to Nagarkot and Swayambhunath to Kirtipur Chobar can be viewed very clearly. The height of this hilly region lies in between 1600 m. to 1800 m.

Located at 27.7, 85.2667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kathmandu District

Kathmandu Engineering College

Kathmandu Engineering College is a private engineering college in Kalimati, Kathmandu, Nepal, located near the Grand Hotel Kathmandu. It is affiliated to Tribhuvan university. Established in 1998, it has programs in Civil Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Architecture. Students who qualify through the entrance examination conducted by the Institute of Engineering (IOE) are eligible for admission in the college.

Located at 27.6983, 85.2969 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Kathmandu, Universities and colleges in Nepal

Kathmandu Durbar Square

Kathmandu Durbar Square, or Basantapur Durbar Square is the plaza in front of the old royal palace of the Kathmandu Kingdom. It is one of three Durbar Squares in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal, all of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Located at 27.7041, 85.3071 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kathmandu, World Heritage Sites in Nepal, Durbar Square

Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground

Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground is a cricket ground in Kirtipur, Nepal. The first recorded match held on the ground came in 1998 when Bangladesh played Papua New Guinea in the 1998 ACC Trophy. Nepal took part in the inaugural Intercontinental Cup, with the matches in the competition having first-class status. The ground held its first first-class match when Nepal hosted Malaysia.

Located at 27.6779, 85.2903 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Nepal

Central Zoo

The Central Zoo is a 6-hectare zoo in Jawalakhel, Nepal. It is home to some 870 animals representing 109 species, and is operated by the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC). Although it was originally a private zoo, it was opened to the public in 1956. During the Bhoto Jatra festival, celebrated near the zoo, the zoo may see upwards of 34,000 visitors in a single day after they come to see a historical jeweled vest at the culmination of the Rato Machchhindranath jatra.

Located at 27.6732, 85.3109 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in Nepal, Zoos established in 1932, Lalitpur District, Nepal

National Law College, Nepal

National Law College (NaLC) is one of the undergraduate and graduate law school of Tribhuvan University in Lalitpur, Nepal. The school offers a five year B.A. LL. B program at undergraduate level and a two year LL. M course at graduate level. Founded in 2012, the college will enroll 70 students in undergraduate level and 50 students in the graduate level.

Located at 27.681, 85.3164 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Nepal

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29 May
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Starting at: 05:45 am (05:45).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kirtipur, कीर्तिपुर, キルティプル, कीर्तिपुर नगरपालिका, किपू नगरपालिका, Киртипур, کرتیپور, 吉爾蒂布爾