BhadgaonApprox. Time: 1 hours
Activity Level: Easiest

One of the three cities of great historic interest in the Kathmandu Valley, Bhadgaon or Bhaktapur covers four square miles and is shaped like a conch-shell. The major attractions in Bhaktapur include the durbar square, which contains many temples and statues, the National Art Gallery with ancient and medieval paintings of Hindu and Buddhist schools, The Golden Gate or the entrance to The Palace of 55 Windows, and various temples.