Facts and Data
Unesco World heritage since: 1979
Size of heritage: 167 ha
- Buffer zone: 70 ha
The cultural heritage of the Kathmandu Valley is illustrated by seven groups of monuments and buildings which display the full range of historic and artistic achievements for which the Kathmandu Valley is world famous. The seven include the Durbar Squares of Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu), Patan and Bhaktapur, the Buddhist stupas of Swayambhu and Bauddhanath and the Hindu temples of Pashupati and Changu Narayan.
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Hotels and places to stay
Hotel Yak & Yeti
Gokarna Forest Resort
Royal Astoria Hotel
Hotel Bliss International
Hotel Everest Nepal
Kathmandu Madhuban Guest House
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Medium airport - 3 mi (6 km) Mountain Airport
Small airport - 21 mi (34 km) Langtang Airport
Small airport - 38 mi (62 km) Simara Airport
Small airport - 43 mi (69 km) Taplejung Airport
Small airport - 46 mi (75 km) Ramechhap Airport
Small airport - 51 mi (82 km) Bharatpur Airport
Small airport - 54 mi (87 km) Gorkha Airport
Small airport - 56 mi (90 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.