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Nice place for a small visit

Take a walk around the pond and feed the fish. It is just out of the centre of Bhaktapur but easy... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
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Peaceful Fish Pond

Surrounded by white wash walls, this pond is so big that I love to go around, give food to fish... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

This is an ancient pond and is apparently a place to hang out and it also is used for some festivals. You can find it near the entrance gate to the old town. It is roughly 170 meters by 70 meters and 3 meters deep....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Take a walk around the pond and feed the fish. It is just out of the centre of Bhaktapur but easy to find.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 705sylviad
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Surrounded by white wash walls, this pond is so big that I love to go around, give food to fish, take snaps and stay some time in Sattal. Good place to start before entering the World Heritage Site of Bhaktapur. Awesome.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 55windows
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Well, I have been to this place quite a lot of times and every time I visit there, I get good and refreshing feeling. With the cool breeze and watching the colorful fish, one can have a very relaxing time. I strongly recommend this place...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Siddhapokhari now has been a destination for many couples, families and kids to spent quality time within Bhaktapur city. Pond have fish feeding activities and very pleasant to take pictures over the scene. Recommended for visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank bibekpoudel07
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The place doesn’t require tickets for tourists. The pond has religious and cultural significance. The clean green water with white architecture looks beautiful. It is a good place to hangout with friends. You can feed fishes here, walk around the pond or sit in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank srptshering
Reviewed 20 March 2018

siddha pokhari means the pure pound its located 10 min far from durbar square,the fish there are very much amazing.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rojan S
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

As a tourist you won’t need a ticket to visit this place. The pond is not only majestically big but also carries a great cultural significance to Newari living in Kathmandu valley. This place is equally a recreational place to hang out and spend time...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 173kanchanc
Reviewed 5 January 2018

this place is clean and by the looks of the architecture it must be ancient. You don't find any explations or discriptions about it. It was clean. I'm not sure if they chage money to foreigners (which is a sad reality in Nepal, that they...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank pmbhandari
Reviewed 17 August 2017

this place is known for refreshing ourselves ,its a huge pond full of fishes and where you can go and relax yourself but these days its been in disaster condition as lots of mosquitoes are there no proper walls and all

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rahul k
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