Thamel is a commercial neighborhood in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Thamel has been the center of the tourist industry in Kathmandu for over four decades, starting from the hippie days when many artists came to Nepal and spent weeks in Thamel. Even though Thamel has been referred to as a "ghetto" by some, many low-budget travellers consider it a hotspot for tourism. - 10 mins walking distance

The Pashupatinath

Pashupati (Sanskrit Pa?upati) is an incarnation of the Hindu god Shiva as "lord of the animals". He is revered throughout the Hindu world, but especially in Nepal, where he is unofficially regarded as a national deity. - 30 mins drive

Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple)

Swayambhunath is an ancient religious architecture atop a hill in the Kathmandu Valley, west of Kathmandu city. The Tibetan name for the site means 'Sublime Trees' , for the many varieties of trees found on the hill. - 30 mins drive

Narayanhiti Museum Palace

Narayanhiti Palace (Museum), or Narayanhiti Durbar is a palace in Kathmandu,which long served as residence and principal workplace of the reigning Monarch of Kingdom of Nepal, Located in the Kathmandu, the palace was often the centre of state occasions and royal hospitality.The palace complex is located towards east of the Kaiser Mahal next to Thamel,is incorporated in an impressive and vast array of courtyards, gardens and buildings. - 20 mins walking distance


The Buddhist stupa of Boudhanath dominates the skyline. The ancient Stupa is one of the largest in the world. The influx of large populations of refugees from Tibet has seen the construction of over 50 Tibetan Gompas (Monasteries) around Boudhanath. As of 1979, Boudhanath is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Along with Swayambhunath, it is one of the most popular tourist sites in the Kathmandu area. - 40 mins drive