The religious and cultural heritage has its own significance. There are unlimited numbers of heritages in Nepal that are based on religion. Such heritages are important not only form the Nepalese point of view; it is important because, it is a part of world community.These heritages are included in the list of world cultural heritage, and are being conserved too. These cultural world heritage sites of Nepal are also popular places to visit in Nepal. The name list of world heritage of Nepal are:
- The Kathmandu Durbar Square
- The Bhaktapur Durbar Square
- The Changu Narayan Temple
- The Lalitpur Durbar Square
- The Pashupatinath Temple
- The Boudhanath Stupa
- The Lord Swayambhu Nath
- The Lumbini Site
Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the popular places to visit in Nepal. It is a beautiful heritage site full of cultural and ancient crafts, drawing and handicrafts, etc. There is a Marushattal made of only one single tree. This is known as the Kasthamandap. The Bhaktapur Durbar Square is an example of cultural and ancient crafts, drawings and handicrafts. The fifty -five windows durbar and Sundhokha (Golden gate) is found in this Darbar.
The Pashupatinath temple is one of the popular places to visit in Nepal. It is regarded as a very special and popular temple among Nepal.The Bouddhanath Stupa is one of the popular places to visit in Nepal. Sri Lord Buddha has been given great importance among the temple of Gods and Chaityas of Nepal. It is situated in the north-east about 7 km away from Kathmandu.The Swayambhunath Stupa is one of the popular places to visit in Nepal.According to Puran (mythological beliefs), God Swoyambhunath was originated from the flower Lotus.It is situated on a hillock about 77 meters high from the ground level.
The Lumbini Site is one of the popular places to visit in Nepal. Lumbini is situated in the south west of Terai belt. This place is the center of religious pilgrimage for millions of Buddhists. This place is known in the world as the birth place of Lord Gautam Buddha. Lalitpur Durbar Square is remarkable for cultural and ancient crafts, drawings and handicrafts in Nepal. The stupas, Rato Machchhindra Nath and other various temples build from the period of Ashoka to the period of Malla dysnasty are still adding the aesthetical beauty to this city.