Kathmandu Vacations

Nepal
Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal , has long held a mystique for travelers, and was once thought to be the fabled “Shangri-La”. Not quite Shangri-La, it is instead a jumble of rickshaw traffic, architectural wonder in Durbar Square , a medieval old town boasting ancient workshops and streets waiting to …

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Things to see and do in Kathmandu

Stephen Bugno | Trip by SkyscannerSwayambhunath Stupa
Swayambhunath Stupa
Kevin Picholo | Trip by SkyscannerBhoudhanath Stupa
Bhoudhanath Stupa
Sagar Dev | Trip by SkyscannerKathmandu Valley
Kathmandu Valley
Kevin Picholo | Trip by SkyscannerKathmandu Durbar Square
Kathmandu Durbar Square
wonker | FlickrPashupatinath Temple
Pashupatinath Temple
francesbean | FlickrBoudhanath Stupa
Boudhanath Stupa
Andrew and Annemarie | FlickrLangtang Trek
Langtang Trek
Via Kunwar | Trip by SkyscannerThamel
Thamel
Greg G | Trip by SkyscannerThe Garden of Dreams
The Garden of Dreams
Deepak Aryal | Trip by SkyscannerBest Trekking in Nepal Pvt Ltd
Best Trekking in Nepal Pvt Ltd

Reviews of Kathmandu

Anne Lowrey
Anne LowreySan Francisco, California, USA
23/05/2019

The capital of Nepal, in all its madness and chaos and peace, is the entry point into the country and worthy of at least a few days of exploring. I enjoyed the stupas and historical sites the most.

Baia Dzagnidze
Baia DzagnidzeTbilisi, Georgia
16/04/2019

The capital of Nepal, Kathmandu, is the largest city of the country, featuring unique and interesting architectural marvels and temples. The highlight of your trip here should be The Monkey Temple, Baudhanath Stupa, the Durbar Square, Patan, and Thamel districts to name a few.

Pasang  Sherpa
Pasang Sherpa
07/01/2019

Its a small country, getaway to nature and if u want to move from a crowd noisy cities. Nepal is the country for u to spend your money. It is a different feeling when you get there but sometimes different feels beautiful. Becareful of pollution as the country is developing country.

Heinrich van Basten
Heinrich van Basten
28/12/2018

For a western eye, Kathmandu is somewhat familiar, somewhat unique. Few temples and monasteries and that's pretty much it. However, the journey of serenity starts once you leave the capital. For a warm-up eye candy, it's perfect.

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