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55 Window Palace, Bhaktapur

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web
Admire the impressive and ornate woodwork of 55 Window Palace, a magnificant 15th century brick structure built in the era of King Yaksha Malla. Remodelled in the 17th century by King Bhupatindra Malla, the palace's design is worth paying attention to. Admire the ornate craftsmanship and intricately carved columns, flowers, deities and of course, the true show stoppers-- 55 different peacock patterns for each huge window. Plenty of restaurants and cafe bars can be found nearby. With our world travel planner, Bhaktapur attractions like 55 Window Palace can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This palace is in the main square in Bhaktapur and it outside is outstanding with the additional plus that has not been damaged by the 2015 square too much. Inside it has some areas that are only alou...  read more »
  • Still in good shape following the earthquake. Nice place to take pictures. It is right beside the golden gate, and you have access to it when you pay the entrance fee to the Durbar square. 
  • The 55 Windows Palace is not really to visit, some gardens to the Palace that ever counted many gardens. And then it's not really gardens, rather courtyards of a number of buildings next to the 55 Windows Palace. The courtyards are interesting when you on the carvings. There is much attention. Different engravings in the Windows and bik ports, for example to the hindutempel, give a picture of the carved wood art. There is also a pond to see and that was it. Oja ... taking pictures is not allowed.
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