Neighborhood – Jawalakhel in Kathmandu Valley

Jawalakhel (Nepali: जावलाखेल) is an area in Lalitpur District in Nepal. It is only 2 KM away from the ancient city of Patan. The town is famous for the annual Rato Machhendranath Festival which ends with Bhoto Jatra that takes place in the famous square at the heart of the town. Jawlakhel also has the only Zoo in Nepal. See also neighboring Jhamel and Pulchowk

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