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Kathmandu


Kathmandu, Nepal, a National Park place

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About Kathmandu

The capital of Nepal, Kathmandu, is famous all over the world for its breathtakingly beautiful views. The urbanization of the city has opened the way for the rich and luxury seeker travelers to visit the place.

Kathmandu is a great place to take a break for all pockets. The natural ambiance of the place is next to none. The climate of the place is fit for people from all parts of the world. During summer, the average temperature varies between 28 and 30 degrees centigrade. During winters, the average temperature of the region remains around 10.1 degrees centigrade.

If you wish to visit the city, you can always take a plane. A large number of international flights land on the airport here. The transport in the city is easy going. The places to visit in Kathmandu include:

Buddha Stupa- The Buddha Stupa is one of the most sacred places for the Tibetan Buddhism. Located on the North of airport, the stupa boasts of being the largest in the world.

Narayanhiti Palace Museum- The palace serves both as a museum and the foreign ministry building. The surrounding of the palace is as marvelous as the structure

Monkey temple- The monkey temple is quite famous in Kathmandu. Due to its grand building and architectural excellence, it sees a horde of tourists every year.

Kathmandu Darbar Square- The Kathmandu Darbar Square is registered as UNESCO World Heritage Site. It serves as a market for the all kind of items. If you wish to visit the site in and out as you please, you can always get a pass in few minutes. There are a number of temples around the Square which offer a better look of the place from the stares.

Local Culture: The culture of the area is pretty much Tibetan. The life style of people of Kathmandu is mix up of different religions like Buddhism and Hinduism.

Respect: Give equal respect to the religious sites. Follow the guidelines setup by the authority at these places. Wear modest clothes and skip the revealing outfits at temples and shrines.

Dining: While you are in Kathmandu, you can get your hands on the finest food items with the Tibetan roots like momos and Newari. Most of the food items are similar to the North Indian dishes. The rooftop cafes of Kathmandu are great to relax too.

Stay Safe: During the past years, Kathmandu has transformed into a peaceful and safe place. But you should beware of the pick pockets. Keep your luggage in your sight at public places and never forget to lock the doors and windows of your hotel room at night.

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162507 INR per person

This 8-day tour of Nepal gives travellers a great introduction to their time in Nepal. It includes time in colourful Kathmandu, white water rafting, Chitwan Na.....
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140489 INR per person

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101535 INR per person

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  • Hotels at Kathmandu, Nepal

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    Avg. USD 107
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    Avg. USD 446
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    Avg. USD 54
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Weather
  • Weather at Kathmandu, Nepal isPartly Cloudy

    Partly Cloudy

  • Temprature at Kathmandu, Nepal is 16.0

    16.0

  • Humidity at Kathmandu, Nepal is 51%

    51%

  • Wind speed at Kathmandu, Nepal is Calm

    Calm

  • Altitude ofKathmandu, Nepal in mtr.

    1495

  • Nearest airport is Tirana, Albania (TIA-Rinas Intl.)

    Tirana, Albania (TIA-Rinas Intl.)

Hotels at Kathmandu


View Hotel Hotel-Yak-&-YetiGuestroom
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7.7
Durbar Marg, Kathmandu

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Hotel Yak & Yeti is in the heart of Kathmandu, walking distance from Narayanhity Palace Museum and Hari Shanker Temp.....

Starts at USD 134/night

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7.7
Tahachal, Kathmandu

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Located in Kathmandu, Crowne Plaza Hotel Kathmandu-Soaltee is convenient to Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunat.....

Starts at USD 126/night

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7.7
Ward Number 2 Lazimpat, Kathmandu

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With a stay at Radisson Hotel Kathmandu, you'll be centrally located in Kathmandu, convenient to Narayanhity Palace .....

Starts at USD 112/night

View Hotel Hyatt-Regency-KathmanduRestaurant
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8.2
Taragaon Boudha, Kathmandu

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With a stay at Hyatt Regency Kathmandu in Kathmandu, you'll be in the business district and convenient to Boudhanath.....

Starts at USD 125/night

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Battisputali, Kathmandu

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With a stay at The Dwarika's Hotel in Kathmandu, you'll be near the airport and convenient to Pashupatinath Temple a.....

Starts at USD 240/night

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Lazimpat, Kathmandu

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With a stay at Shangri La Hotel in Kathmandu, you'll be close to Narayanhity Palace Museum and Pashupatinath Temple......

Starts at USD 85/night

View Hotel Gokarna-Forest-ResortGuestroom
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8.5
Rajnikung, Gokarna, Thali, Kathmandu

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When you stay at Gokarna Forest Resort in Kathmandu, you'll be next to a golf course and close to Boudhanath and Pas.....

Starts at USD 137/night

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J P Road, Thamel, Kathmandu

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With a stay at Aria Boutique Hotel & Spa in Kathmandu (Thamel), you'll be minutes from Garden of Dreams and Kathmand.....

Starts at USD 133/night

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8
Lazimpat, Kathmandu

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A stay at Hotel Shanker places you in the heart of Kathmandu, convenient to Narayanhity Palace Museum and Pashupatin.....

Starts at USD 58/night

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Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu

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With a stay at Park Village Resort in Kathmandu (Burhanilkantha), you'll be minutes from Budhanilkantha Temple and c.....

Starts at USD 245/night

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