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Address: Sundhara, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

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Close to Kathmandu durbar square, half of the tower was broken by the earthquake. One cannot go inside its perimeters now.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
nik_0107
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Close to Kathmandu durbar square, half of the tower was broken by the earthquake. One cannot go inside its perimeters now.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The earthquake of last year ruined its beauty. Its no more now in the existence, it turned into ashes. Once upon a time you could see the whole Kathmandu from its top.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a tallest tower in Kathmandu and it became ashes on the day of earthquake when some people were there enjoying the beautiful scene of Kathmandu.

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1 Thank Sumitkoul
Jammu and Kashmir, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to see the half structure left after earthquake. It was a huge structure from where after climbing the stairs you could see the whole Kathmandu. But now it's gone.

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1 Thank Ashima T
India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

dharara was one of the largest tower in nepal but now no more tower because of earth quick if you been now a days no thing

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Thank angshuman b
Kathmandu, Nepal
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Lets hope that this historic tower gets rebuilt soon. Cant wait to see this iconic tower back on its original place. Missing it.

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Thank Sakesh K
Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

AS this structure was destroyed in the earthquake of April 2015, i am surprised that this recommendation request is still here on tripadvisor.

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Thank allanchrister
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35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I been there August 2016, no entrance fee, cannot take closer step to the tower, because the tower was damage after earthquake.

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Thank Fidelis C
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Once a proud tourist spot for Nepal, the April 2015 earthquake has transformed this tower to an iconic symbol for Nepal's resilience. Tragically, over 60 people were killed instantly inside this tower during the noontime quake--not much remains. The rubble reminds of the horrific tragedy, and you will see many tee-shirts, buttons, and other items that use this tower to... More 

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1 Thank moviegeekjn
Kathmandu, null, Nepal
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Long a symbol of Kathmandu, Bhimsen tower literally towered above the surrounding buildings, the post office and the street market that had grown up underneath it. On the terrible Saturday of April 25, 2015 the Tower collapsed with hundreds inside enjoying the glorious view. About 89 people died and it took many days to clear the rubble.

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