Kathmandu Durbar Square is also known as Hanuman Dhoka, which has been royal residences of the Malla and Shah Kings in past days. The royal residences were worked around the Tenth Century. The Malla rulers ruled over Kathmandu from these royal residences from King Ratna Malla's time (1484-1520). In the watch of King Prithvi Narayan Shah's triumph of the valley in 1769, Hanuman Dhoka turned into the seat of an intensity of the Shah Dynasty who ruled from the Square till 1896 preceding proceeding onward to Narayanhiti Palace.
Take our Everest Base Camp Trek or our Nepal Cultural Tour to Kathamandu & Pokhara to experience the allure of Kathamandu firsthand!