Travel Photography by The Longest Way Home The Longest Way Home - Home Page
The longest way home logo
currently traveling for
Countries visited Portugal | Spain | France | Germany | Poland | Slovakia | Hungary | Romania | Bulgaria | Turkey | Iran | Pakistan | India | Nepal | Tibet | China | The Philippines | Sabah | Singapore | Malaysia (west) | Thailand | Overland travel

Monkey on a Monkey Temple

Photograph of a Monkey walking along Swayambhunath Monkey Temple

Swayambhunath Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Nepal

A little about ...   How to travel here ...

Swayambhunath is commonly known as the Monkey temple due to all the Rhesus Macaques that live there.

The monkeys are fond of pickpocketing and taking food right from peoples hands or bags so be careful!

Swayambhunath can easily be a part of a cheap easy one day Kathmandu travel itinerary

Next read a guide to the Swayambhunath monkey temple or the full Nepal travel guide

» Information and map to Swayambhunath Monkey Temple

» Kathmandu Travel Guide

More photos ...
Everest Base Camp On the Rapti River in Chitwan Omadi Padi Hum Rock Streets of Kathmandu
Baby Elephant in Chitwan Plate of Dhal Bhat Swayambhunath Monkey Temple Mount Everest

Want to use this photo? Interested in purchasing stock or custom travel photographs? Get in touch with me

Like big photographs with lots of detail? Check out my Story Behind the Photograph series.

All photographs are © copyright protected and monitored. Please contact me if you want to use them.

Save $5 on Zenfolio
click here to get my free email updates, it's easy! Follow me on Twitter! site map | home | travel blog | inspiration | gallery | travel | stories | about | contact | disclaimer | © copyright 2005 - 2012 The Longest Way Home logo