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Background Photo: Kathmandu City at Night

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Thamel

10 mins walking distance

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.

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Narayanhiti Museum Palace

15 mins walking distance

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 center 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.

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Kathmandu Durbar Square

30 mins walking distance

The Kathmandu Durbar Square held the palaces of the Malla and Shah kings who ruled over the city. Along with these palaces, the square surrounds quadrangles, revealing courtyards and temples. It is known as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square, a name derived from a statue of Hanuman, the monkey devotee of Lord Ram, at the entrance of the palace.

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Swayambhu-Monkey Temple

30 mins walking distance

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.

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Boudhanath Stupa

30 mins Drive

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.

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Pashupatinath Temple

30 mins Drive

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.

ADDRESS

236 Kesar Mahal Marg'

Thamel-26, Kathmandu-44600 Nepal

CONTACT

+977 14523578 / 4514927

+977-9808121644

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