Trip Planner: Asia / Nepal / Central Region / Bagmati Zone / Kathmandu Valley / Kathmandu / Kopan Monastery
In the Himalayan foothills, Kopan Monastery allows you to learn more about the Buddhist faith and culture as you attend a prayer, meditate, stroll the lush gardens, or enjoy a simple meal at the onsite cafe. As you admire the main temple's vibrant and detailed architecture, pay special attention to the numerous statues and paintings. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Kopan Monastery and many more Kathmandu attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kathmandu travel route planner .
Tours to Kopan Monastery
Private Full-Day Tour of Buddhist Temples in Kathmandu BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $55
Duration: 6 to 7 hours
3 days in Kathmandu BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $289
Duration: 3 days
Kopan Monastery Reviews
A friend of ours has been a Buddhist monk here for around 30 years so had great time just a Beautiful spiritual place a must see then we took our friend out for lunch down town to this rooftop restaur... more »
The monastery is placed high in the hills overlooking Kathmandu. The builds and gardens were well kept. I experienced a deep sense of serenity as I walked around the gardens. It was lovely to see lots... more »
If you want a day off from your hustle and bustle of your life, then this is the best place to go. Kapan Monastery offers absolute peace and tranquility. This also offers medication course for those interested. Entry might be difficult though (general public are not allowed on a regular basis). You might have to be persuasive. :D
Its a old university as well as a tourist place in kopan where you can have an amazing view an have your buddies to chill there.
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