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Kathmandu
Nepal’s capital is surrounded by a valley full of historic sites, ancient temples, shrines, and fascinating villages. Mingle with locals and animals amid Durbar Square’s monuments, or join mountain trekkers in the bustling Thamel District. Explore shops for exquisite work by local artisans—carpets and paper prints are specialties.

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Boudhanath Stupa
Boudhanath Stupa
Owner description: Bouddhanath stupa is the most liked sightseeing place in Kathmandu. Visitors are required to pay NRs. 250(Foreign Nationals) NRs. 50 (SAARC Nationals) NRs. 250 (Chinese) per... more Owner description: Bouddhanath stupa is the most liked sightseeing place in Kathmandu. Visitors are required to pay NRs. 250(Foreign Nationals) NRs. 50 (SAARC Nationals) NRs. 250 (Chinese) per person (Below 10 years free) as entrance fees to the Bouddhanath. A lot of Tibetan people reside around the Stupa. And it is very famous and holy place specially of Buddhists People. It is one of the most popular world heritage site of Nepal. Breakfree Adventures offer Bouddhanath Private Sightseeing Day Tours. less
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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Swayambhunath Temple
Swayambhunath Temple
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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Pashupatinath Temple
Pashupatinath Temple
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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Kopan Monastery
Kopan Monastery
Hundreds of monks and nuns live at this monastery, which offers meditation courses year round.
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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Thamel
Thamel
Attraction type: Neighborhoods
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Blueberry Kitchen & Coffee Shop
Blueberry Kitchen & Coffee Shop
Ranked #1 of 714 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Price: $2 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Cafe, European, Asian, Nepali
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
The Ship Restaurant Bar and Lounge
The Ship Restaurant Bar and Lounge
Ranked #2 of 714 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Price: $3 - $18
Cuisines: Indian, Bar, European, Asian, Nepali, International
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Kathmandu Steak House Restaurant
Kathmandu Steak House Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 714 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Price: $3 - $25
Cuisines: Steakhouse, European, Nepali
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff
Rosemary Kitchen & Coffee Shop
Rosemary Kitchen & Coffee Shop
Ranked #4 of 714 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Cuisines: Indian, European, Asian, Nepali
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Frens Kitchen Restaurant
Frens Kitchen Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 714 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Cuisines: Indian, Asian, Nepali, International
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Hotel Family Home
3.0 of 5
Hotel Family Home
$16 - $43
Ranked #1 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Trekkers' Home
Trekkers' Home
$11 - $32
Ranked #14 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Shree Tibet Family Guest House
3.0 of 5
Shree Tibet Family Guest House
$10 - $16
Ranked #38 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel Friends Home
3.5 of 5
Hotel Friends Home
$29 - $49
Ranked #2 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Aryatara Kathmandu Hotel
3.5 of 5
Aryatara Kathmandu Hotel
$30 - $968
Ranked #3 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Kathmandu Grand Hotel
3.0 of 5
Kathmandu Grand Hotel
$32 - $289
Ranked #5 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Dwarika's Hotel
5.0 of 5
Dwarika's Hotel
$287 - $504
Ranked #10 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Hotel Tibet International
4.0 of 5
Hotel Tibet International
$72 - $131
Ranked #17 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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Hotel Shambala
4.0 of 5
Hotel Shambala
$80 - $135
Ranked #21 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
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