One of the well-known Hindu temples in Lalitpur is the Santaneshwor Mahadev temple. People who are childless are said to go to the deity in order to be granted offspring. Santaneshwor Mahadev temple is also mentioned in the Hindu holy epic "Shree Swasthani Brata Katha". The temple is perched on a tiny hill with a lovely view of the Kathmandu valley and surroundings.
Along with having religious and spiritual significance for Hindus, the temple and its surroundings are a well-liked tourist destination in the Kathmandu Valley. You can feel at rest in the tidy, tranquil, and green pine tree surroundings.
Major Attractions of Santaneshwor Mahadev temple
Beautiful 360 view of the Kathmandu valley, if the weather is clear
How to get to Santaneshwor Mahadev temple
By Public Bus: You can get a public bus from lagankhel
By Bike: The route is easy, as Lagankhel-Satdobato-Dhapakhel-Nagdaha-Santaneshwor
Santaneshwor Mahadev temple is about an hour's drive from the valley's main city area. A bit outside of the city, you may expect some fresh air and beautiful landscape.