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Walking Tour of Kathmandu to Ason Markets
"Depart on your walking tour to the Ason market a stones throw away from the tourist hub of Thamel in Kathmandu.In 2.5 hours you will get a chance to taste spices and herbs and also shop like a local. You will visit the clothes bazaar the vegetable market the spice shops the herb shops the utensils market
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Kathmandu Mountain Bike Day-Trip
"Here is the itinerary of this day of mountain-biking: Kathmandu - Nagarkot: Two-hour bike-ride (about 24km)After Kathmandu hotel pick-up you will be taken to Nagarkot from where you will experience a downhill bike ride descending more than 2800 feet starting from 7100 feet (2164 meters) with glorious mountain vistas from Nagarkot. Then you will have breakfast at one of the finest restaurants. Nagarkot to Telkot: 30-minute downhill bike ride (about 15km)Afterwards you will start riding towards the paved and less-busy Telkot hill and then ride uphill towards Changu Narayan on a dirt-road. Telkot to Changu Narayan: 20-minute bike-ride (about 7km).You will reach Changu Narayan. There you can admire the stone-carvings of lord Vishnu (dating back to the sixth century and attributed to the Newari artists). Changu Narayan is the oldest temple in the Kathmandu valley which was built in 4th century A.D. The main attraction of this temple i
From $120.00
 
Full Day White Water Rafting Trip on the Trishuli River
"You will be picked up at the meeting spot and transferred to the tourist bus station at 7am. From there you will be driven 3 hours to Charaudi the put-in point where a crowd of friendly local people eagerly wait to watch the proceedings.Once at Charaudi the crew will prepare the rafts after which you will head towards the river for a safety talk and some lessons on how to use paddles. After that you will start your rafting trip during which a number of Class I to Class III rapids are encountered (ratings are all given on the international rating scale).Two hours down the river at 12pm
From $50.00

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Teeza

I go here to shop shawls and woolen sweaters, scarves, mufflers etc. for fiends and myself. I was never dissatisfied after coming out of this shop. Good quality pashmina shawls, pure or mixed with...
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Saagar
Mar 11, 2010

Himalayan Map House

If you need trekking maps and overview maps, postcards and some books on geography, the Himalayan Map House down the street from KTM Guest House (near Third Eye, opposite side) may have what you are...
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Saagar
Mar 11, 2010

Creative Art Gallery

A small exhibition/art gallert one level up from the street in Thamel. Doesn't really distinguish itself from many similar shops around there except for the wide open front and sometimes very large...
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Saagar
Mar 11, 2010

Unique Money Changer

Unique Money Changer is not particularily Unique, but they are conveniently located near the entrances of Summit and Greenwich hotels in Kupondole. Fast, efficient and good service with a smile.. They...
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Saagar
Aug 19, 2011

Patan Darbar

If you are in Kathmandu,then do visit Patan Darbar! The place is very beautiful to watch. Besides that you can get so many small small things in reasonable prices. I have bought antique 'bell' which...
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leena77
Jan 27, 2007

Delicious Indian Sweets

In a corner of New Road in Kathmandu, this shop is easy to miss!! It has the best selection of Indian sweets in Nepal, I'm sure!The display counter holds all the soft, milky sweets, which are always...
Staffi
Feb 14, 2005
 
 
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There are many shops selling the most beautiful woodcarvings. I alway like to take a mask from a far trip. Here in Kathmandu There is plenty of choice. Masks
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May 18, 2005

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Many of the souvenir shops are owned by Kashmiris and you must bargain hard. There are some beautiful carpets available but many are inferior quality.
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davidjo
Apr 05, 2012

Casa del Arte

I entered the shop because Spanish was spoken and felt curiosity. I greeted Manolo. Probably prices are like everywhere else, but I did not buy anything. Thankas perhaps. Normal price, you can...
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jorgejuansanchez
Jan 31, 2015

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Top Things to Do in Kathmandu

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Shree Pashupatinath Temple

The Pashupatinath Temple is one of the most revered, sacred and famous temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, and the biggest one if Nepal. Lord Shiva is one of the Holy Triumverate Gods of the Hindus,...
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Durbar Square

The devastating earthquake of April 2015 has had a great toll on this UN heritage Area of Kathmandu and have decimated parts of this historically important and culturally priceless area into a rubble....
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Mountain Flight

Several local airlines offer 45 minute flights every morning around the Himalayas in a small plane. I talked to a lot of people who took this and were disappointed the plane doesn't get closer to...
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Thamel Area

Thamel is where the vast majority of travellers stay in Kathmandu these days. It has replaced the famous freak street as the main hangout for backpackers and these days it's full of cafes,...
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Bodhnath Stupa

Boudhanath Stupa was the best part of the trip in Kathmanu, a sense of calm and spirituality can be found at Boudhanath Stupa. it is one of the holiest sites in Kathmandu. I suggest an early morning...
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Swayambhunath

Swayambhunath or more commonly known as monkey Temple.The place has a lot of monkeys... This temple complex offers spectacular views of the entire Kathmandu Valley.The temple is up the hill. From the...
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"Kathmandu The Ancient City - Dream Destination."
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"Kathmandu"
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josephescu

"Kathmandu (Kantipur) - a royal capital.....still"
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"Mountain Air & Himalayan Culture"
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"Kathmandu, revisited"
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