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55 Window Palace

Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
+977 1-6610310
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Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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"golden gate"
in 14 reviews
"bhaktapur durbar square"
in 11 reviews
"malla kings"
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"wood carvings"
in 3 reviews
"architectural structure"
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"important element"
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"amazing architecture"
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"century"
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"carved"
in 9 reviews
"art"
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"workmanship"
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"symmetry"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you love history and architecture like me, then it’s a must visit place. The medieval palace has beautifully hand carved woods. The place has both historical and religious value. Visit the museum near by it and the palace museum.

Thank Tshering S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful visit to the temple. We were impressed with the ability to build such a huge structure in an age without mechanical construction equipment. The palace has intricate work done and is very beautiful to look at.

Thank puspanathan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is in the durbar sqaure. You can see this place from outside. This palace get little damage after earthquake.

Thank nkadagarwal
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

55 window place is the beauty of bhaktapur durbar square ,the place is so azaming and peaceful .the view is superb and its in the heart of bhaktapur.

Thank Rojan S
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

It is a former royal palace of the Malla Kings. The interesting fact about this palace, is the it has a total of 55 windows. The building is famous for its art and architectures which is built by Newari tradition. This monument is inside Bhaktapur...More

Thank Soojansth
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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

monuments which is made by malla dynasty. love it so much. it was renovated before to make it much strong .

Thank ashimko
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

What a disappoint .. in the top floor you find a restaurant . I bet is nice with a good view and good food but man, to follow the tourist exigence you cannot ruin such a historical beauty ... wordless

2  Thank Gianluigi L
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Reviewed December 24, 2017

Bhaktapur is absolutely beautiful with its rich architecture and monuments. The royal palace is located in the center of Bhaktapur Durbar square and look at it leaves us breathless. The Palace of Fifty-Five Windows, was built by King Bhupatindra Malla in 1754. This is one...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

This is an excellent example of woodcarving. There is exquisite in detail and the size both large in overall size of the windows and in detail in the craving in each of the windows. I didn't (though wanted to) count the number of windows. the...More

Thank Mike D
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

Though we could not venture into this palace, just walking past it was an experience in itself because of the intricacy and finesse in the carving and sculptures on the outside. Every little square inch is filled with legend and art and makes for marvellous...More

Thank nam_gypseagal
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