UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Nepal

Kathmandu Valley

Nepal is home to 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 2 cultural sites, 2 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Nepal shares 0 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Nepal are:

  • Kathmandu Valley

    Kathmandu Valley
    The cultural heritage of the Kathmandu Valley is illustrated by seven groups of monuments and buildings which display the full range of historic and artistic achievements for which the Kathmandu Valley is world famous.
  • Sagarmatha National Park

    Sagarmatha National Park
    Sagarmatha is an exceptional area with dramatic mountains, glaciers and deep valleys, dominated by Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world.
  • Chitwan National Park

    Chitwan National Park
    At the foot of the Himalayas, Chitwan is one of the few remaining undisturbed vestiges of the ‘Terai’ region, which formerly extended over the foothills of India and Nepal.
  • Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

    Lumbini, Nepal
    Siddhartha Gautama, the Lord Buddha, was born in 623 B.C. in the famous gardens of Lumbini, which soon became a place of pilgrimage.

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