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Sankhu Destination Guide

Delve into Sankhu in Nepal!

Sankhu in the region of Nepal (general) is located in Nepal - some 9 mi (or 14 km) East of Kathmandu, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sankhu in Nepal

Current time in Sankhu is now 09:35 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kathmandu" with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Rajshahi, Patna, Zongga, Zham, Shigatse or Kankrabari Dovan. While being here, make sure to check out Thimi, Sundarijal, Sankhu, Nagarkot, Mahankal and Baneswar as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-11°C / 12 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -19°C / -1 °F
Evening Temperature -14°C / 7 °F
Night Temperature -21°C / -6 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 602.8 hPa
Wind Speed with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Thursday, 19th of January 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: -12°C (11 °F)
Night: -21°C (-5 °F)
Friday, 20th of January 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: -1°C (31 °F)
Night: -11°C (11 °F)
Saturday, 21st of January 2017
Clear sky, setting, few clouds.
Clear sky Day: 1°C (34 °F)
Night: -11°C (12 °F)

Videos

Bhaktapur Nepal

06:29 min ( December 20, 2008 by wwwcelticvideocom)
Views: 7,575 - Rating: 4.6/5

Full DVD at Amazon... www.amazon.com A local guide explains the history behind this wonderful ancient city in Nepal

Himalayan Trek Ch (1): Kathmandu to Namc...

05:44 min ( August 16, 2009 by matty8hiker)
Views: 2,554 - Rating: 4.5/5

Back in 2006, I fulfilled one of my lifes ambitions, to trek the Himalayas in the Everest region. With 8 hours of video footage, I am presenting brief... highlights of this epic journey in a 4 part se...


Snow fall in Kathmandu ii

01:44 min ( October 30, 2007 by nbamatya)
Views: 3,878 - Rating: 4.2/5

It is reare event of snow fall at kathmandu

Himalayas viewed from Nagarkot Nepal

00:46 min ( July 18, 2008 by kitesurfer46)
Views: 5,421 - Rating: 2.33333/5

Himalayas viewed from Nagarkot, Nepal. Video taken from Hotel Country Villa. www.hotelcountryvilla.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Changu Narayan

The ancient temple of Changu Narayana is located on a high hilltop that is also known as Changu or Dolagiri. The temple is surrounded by forest with champak tree and a small village, known as Changu Village. The temple is located in Changu VDC of Bhaktapur District, Nepal. This hill is about 8 miles east of Kathmandu and a few miles north of Bhaktapur. The Manahara River flows beside the hill. This shrine is dedicated to Lord Visnu and held in especial reverence by the Hindu people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.73, 85.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Hindu temples in Nepal, Nepalese culture, Newar, World Heritage Sites in Nepal

Bageswori, Bhaktapur

Bageswori is a village and Village Development Committee in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4438 with 771 houses.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.73, 85.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bhaktapur District

Bhatgaon, Nepal

Bhaktapur is a town in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal about eight miles from the capital city, Kathmandu. The name means "City of Devotees" in Sanskrit. It is called Khwapa in Nepal Bhasa and is also colloquially known as Bhatgaon. Bhaktapur was the largest of the 3 Newar kingdoms of the Kathmandu Valley. It has a population of about 300,000, of which the vast majority are still Newars.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.73, 85.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Newar, Populated places in Nepal

Bode, Nepal

Bode is a village and Village Development Committee in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 6152 with 1011 houses.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.73, 85.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bhaktapur District

Bhaktapur District

Bhaktapur district, located in the eastern part of Kathmandu valley, is the smallest among the seventy-five districts of Nepal. The district, with Bhaktapur as its district headquarters, covers an area of 119 km² and had a population (2001) of 225,461. The district population was 304,651 in 2011 census, with 9,701 people absent (mostly work abroad).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.73, 85.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Bhaktapur District

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