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Thankot Destination Guide

Delve into Thankot in Nepal!

Thankot in the region of Nepal (general) is a city in Nepal - some 7 mi (or 11 km) West of Kathmandu, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Thankot in Nepal

Current time in Thankot is now 06:21 AM (Friday). 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, Zham, Shigatse, Chongdui or Camgyai. While being here, make sure to check out Thankot, Panga, Nougam, Naubise, Markhu and Nagarjun as well. We encountered 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

9°C / 48 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 712.8 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 1st of April 2017
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 4°C (38 °F)
Sunday, 2nd of April 2017
Light snow, calm, few clouds.
Light snow Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Monday, 3rd of April 2017
Light snow, calm, few clouds.
Light snow Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)

Videos

Nepal Tour (1) Kathmandu-Chitwan

12:47 min ( September 06, 2011 by ongbeytsong)
Views: 11,692 - Rating: 5/5

Nepal Tour: Day-1 KLIA-Kathmandu (Patan Durbar Square) Day-2 Kathmandu-Chitwan (Chitwan National Park)

Prayer Flags for Binu

05:36 min ( December 13, 2010 by Manose Music)
Views: 23,033 - Rating: 4.98039/5

Thank you for letting me share this music from the place where I grew up, inspired beneath the same prayer flags you see in this video. I'm sure there is no one who has not been touched by cancer in s...


Tsum Valley Trekking

00:51 min ( August 27, 2010 by Sieru Satyal)
Views: 1,031 - Rating: 0/5

It is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in northern Gorkha, Nepal. 'Tsum' comes from the Tibetan word 'Tsombo', which means vivid. Traditionally, Tsum valley was a currently distinct geogr...

Swayambhu Bouddha (Monkey Tower)

01:54 min ( April 13, 2009 by ajitbro)
Views: 990 - Rating: 0/5

On the eastern side of Kathmandu, just north of the airport and around 6km from Thamel, is Bodhnath (admission foreigner/SAARC Rs 50/20), home to one of the world's largest stupas. The village, also k...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Thankot during the next days.

06
Apr
2017

Mount Everest Base Camp Trek - Adventure Of The Lifetime!

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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08
Apr
2017

Yoga For Antardristi

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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15
Apr
2017

Everest Base Camp Trek

Beginning: 06:00 am (06:00).
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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Beginning: 07:00 am (07:00).
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24
Apr
2017

International Youth Forum On Human Rights And UN SDG’s 2017 In Nepal

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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08
May
2017

PrakrtiShakti2017

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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19
Aug
2017

Kasthamandap To Khokana Ride

Beginning: 07:00 am (07:00).
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07
Oct
2017

Everest Base Camp Yoga Trek Via Gokyo Lake (18 Days)

Beginning: 05:30 pm (17:30).
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29
Oct
2017

Nepal Langtang Trek

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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01
Nov
2017

Nepal Arts, Music & Social Justice Tour

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Naikap Purano Bhanjyang

Naikap Purano Bhanjyang is a village in Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 3456 . The highest terrains in this village locate westernly, is ward No.5. A panaromic beautiful scene of whole Kathmandu Valley from Sanga to Nagarkot and Swayambhunath to Kirtipur Chobar can be viewed very clearly. The height of this hilly region lies in between 1600 m. to 1800 m.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.69, 85.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kathmandu District

Tribhuvan University

Tribhuvan University (TU) [त्रिभुवन विश्वविद्यालय] is a public university in Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal. Established in 1959, TU is the oldest of the five universities in Nepal. Enrolement in 2012/2013 is 143,899 making it the one of the largest in the world. The university provides undergraduate and graduate education.

More reading: Tribhuvan University homepage
Located at 27.69, 85.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1959, Forestry education, Universities and colleges in Nepal

Ichankhu Narayan

Ichankhu Narayan is a village in Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4354 and had 813 households in it.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.69, 85.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kathmandu District

Kathmandu Engineering College

Kathmandu Engineering College is a private engineering college in Kalimati, Kathmandu, Nepal, located near the Grand Hotel Kathmandu. It is affiliated to Tribhuvan university. Established in 1998, it has programs in Civil Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Architecture. Students who qualify through the entrance examination conducted by the Institute of Engineering (IOE) are eligible for admission in the college.

More reading: Kathmandu Engineering College homepage
Located at 27.69, 85.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kathmandu, Universities and colleges in Nepal

Swayambhunath

Swayambhunath is an ancient religious complex atop a hill in the Kathmandu Valley, west of Kathmandu city. It is also known as the Monkey Temple as there are holy monkeys living in the north-west parts of the temple. The Tibetan name for the site means 'Sublime Trees', for the many varieties of trees found on the hill. However, Shing. kun may be a corruption of the local Newari name for the complex, Singgu, meaning 'self-sprung'.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.69, 85.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:5th-century religious buildings, Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Nepal, Nepalese culture, Newar, Religious buildings completed in 1989, Stupas, Temples in Nepal, Tibetan Buddhist places, World Heritage Sites in Nepal

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