Gorkha, the birth place of King Prithvi Narayan Shah The Great, the founder and unifier of modern Nepal. Situated on a hill overlooking the snowy peaks of the Himalaya is a beautiful old palace known as Gorkha Durbar.
Manakamana is one of the most revered temples among the Hindus of Nepal. Dedicated to Parvati – the Goddess of Power in the manifestation of wish-fulfilling goddess is situated a top a ridge.
Must-sees in Gorkha and Manakamana:
• Gorkha Durbar
• Temples of Gorakhnath and Kali
• The 'Jhulenge Pul' at Khaireni
• The cable car at Kurintar