Patan Durbar Square is situated at the centre of the city of Lalitpur in Nepal. Patan is among one of the major cities of Nepal, and is officially Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City. It is also one of the sub-metropolitan cities of Nepal situated in the south-western part of Kathmandu Valley. Particularly for its tradition of arts and crafts, this city is best known for its rich cultural heritage. It is also known as the city of festivals and feasts, fine ancient art, making of metallic and stone carvings. The city has a population of 162,991 in 68,922 individual households according the to the 2001 Nepal census. This city lies 5km southeast of Kathmandu.
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