Kathmandu in the list of excellent tourist destination in the world
October 28, 2018 Master Himalaya
Kathmandu in the list of excellent tourist destination in the world.
Kathmandu Durbar Square
Kathmandu has been ranked fifth in the list of outstanding cities of the world in 2018. The Kathmandu has been listed in the list of 10 excellent cities outlined by famous Guided Book Lonely Planet. At first, there is the capital city of Denmark “Copenhagen”; next is Shenzhen of China, the third one Serbia’s Nova vas, in fourth Florida’s Miami and so on.
Three years ago, most of the tourist destinations of Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath, Patan, and Bhaktapur) were affected by the earthquake. Among those tourist destinations Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple), Bhaktapur Durbar square and Patan were still under construction. Meanwhile, Bouddhanath Stupa was reconstructed immediately after the earthquake.
Bouddhanath (Largest Stupa in Nepal)
The spire of the stupa was destroyed by an earthquake and finally, it was restored to its original place with the purification ceremony in 2016. On the reopened day of Bouddhanath flower petals were poured over the spire of the stupa from a Helicopter. According to Lonely Planet, the tourists are welcome after the construction of Kathmandu. Kathmandu has been referred to as the entrance to the Himalayan Pass or gateway to discover the Himalayan Kingdom. A good book also has been described as vehicles were stopped entry in historical areas. The medieval architecture, nightlife, and food of Kathmandu are the major highlights of the city.
Nightlife at Thamel:
Live Music at Thamel
The capital city Kathmandu – one of the most crowded cities in Nepal, according to the recent analysis we can found people from difference province here in the city area. The reason behind the over crowd is high in facilities like health, education and employment facilities. The certain area of cities like Thamel, Newroad, Ason and other local markets becomes crowded in festival time, somehow throughout the year. Thamel becomes more crowded on trek/ peak season.
Streets of Thamel at Night
The new road, Ason and other locals markets become crowded in every festive time of Nepal. During night time after 10:00 Pm most of the places were closed but the tourist area “Thamel” has many more things to offer at Night. One can explore Thamel at night, bar & pub were open till 3 Am, enjoy live music with popular bands. We can enjoy Traditional music “Dohori Sajha” with traditional Nepal food “ thakali khana”. On Friday, the night at Thamel becomes slightly crowded than other days. Most of the youths celebrate Friday night at Thamel, goes pub and club for live music, enjoy their night because the next day, Saturday is the public holiday. Government and private offices, banks, schools, colleges, institutions, and organizations were closed.
The popular destinations to explore…!!!
You can discover any destination once you started to travel. The city has different places to travel for tourist and non-tourist. Among them, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar square are tourist destination where entry fee will charge for tourist, SARRC nationals and it’s free for nationals. During the daytime, we might see foreigners. Moreover, the area is filled with a crowd in the evening time (around 5 to 7 pm), For refreshment, get together and enjoyment we can see more peoples in the area in the evening time.
Delight your taste with popular cuisine
Since the area has refreshments shops like coffee shops, restaurants, and food stalls. The spicy cuisine “chatpate” and “panipuri” is the most popular dish among the youngster and available in most of the area. It would cost Nepali rupees around Rs.30 to Rs.60 per plate depending upon the location. These areas has perfect place for shopping too. Besides these popular places, we can discover other interesting places like white Gumba takes around 6 mins from Thamel (3/4 Km), explore to the Aviation Museum near international Airport, discover Chobar, Lighthouse at Pharping and Many more.