Kathmandu is also the Living Cultural Museum of the World
Interesting Facts of Nepal
Defined by its original name Kantipur that means ‘City of Glory’, Kathmandu is known for its rich history and heritage.
Also called as Living Cultural Museum of the World, Kathmandu Valley was once a huge lake full of floating lotuses as scientifically proved by geologists.
Kathmandu’s significance is because of its geographically strategic location in the middle of the historic trade route between India and Tibet.