valley is named after Kasthamandap, an imposing pagoda near Hanumandhoka. From
the history, the city was built in 723 A.D. Kathmandu a shangrila city of Nepal
is novelty destination for many traveller. It is surrounded by green mountains,
snow peaks, Kathmandu is the cradle of Nepalese civilization and culture.
Kathmandu also known as a living museum of ancient temples, palaces, shrines,
squares and courtyards. Kathmandu also famous as a fairly tale land of
kings, queens, princes, princesses and living goddesses - still worshipped
today. It consists of three main cities of great historic and cultural interest,
Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur. The Kathmandu valley covers 218sq. miles. It is
situated at 1340 meters above sea level. Some tourist pronounce Kathmandu
as Katmandu or Katmando or catmando.
For most visitors to
Nepal, the Kathmandu valley is their arrival point and the focus of
their visit. This small valley sheltered by mountains, is the historical
centre of Nepal.
Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur are the places
where temples, shrines and palaces were made and
re-made. From Kathmandu valley, Nepalese art and culture were also developed
and refined in many stages. Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur each have their
own artistic, architectural and historical background . Beyond the cities
there are hundreds of temples and shrines, traditional villages,
agricultural scenes and many more beauties are present in Kathmandu Nepal.
Major sightseeing places in Kathmandu city
Temple, Akash Bhairab Temple, Hanumandhoka, Temple of Kumari,
Kasthamandap, Ashok Vinayak, Jaisidewal, Mahakalsthan, Bhadrakali
Temple, Baluju Water Garden, Swayambhunath, National History Museum,
Pashupatinath Temple, Guheswari Temple, Chabahil Stupa, Chandra Vinayak,
Bouddanath, Kirtipur (historical town) Dakshinkali temple.
Kathmandu has every type of
accommodation facilities that a tourist might ask for. This ranges from
the international standard star hotel to budget hotels and lodges.
Lodge, Lake side Pokhara
New Pokhara Lodge is an
ideal place for peace loving travellers, It is 100 meters back from the main
road. So Lodge is much more peace and quite then other street hotels and lodges.
It has luxurious rooms with wall to wall carpet as well as small Tibetan carpet
in the middle of the room, private Bath tub, bath and shower, Mountain view
room, 35 channel Cable television including BBC, CNN, Discovery, National
Geographic, Animal Planet, Espn, Ten Sport, Star world etc. Hundreds of visitor
have written their comments in the hotel guest book about their stay, food and
staffs. Of course you can view best Annapurna range mountain from some rooms as
well as from roof top.
L'Annapurna Kathmandu ***** :-
Hotel De L'Annapurna with its 160 distinctly
appointed rooms provides you value for money accommodation backed with
personalized service and a complete range of business facilities in Kathmandu.
With its most central location, minutes away from the city's shopping hub, Hotel
De L'Annapurna also offers you a wide range of international cuisine through
its" Coffee Shop" and two specialty restaurants, " Ariniko Room and "Ghar-e-Kabab".
The Everest Hotel
***** :- The seven story Everest Hotel
rises where the three ancient cities of Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur meet and
thus forms the perfect base from which to explore these historic places. each of
its 162 well-appointed rooms is a cocoon of comfort: double beds mini bar,
international television programs, direct dialing and 24 hours room services.
Its roof top complex , dubbed seventh Heavens, is an oasis of delight , housing
the hotels premier restaurant and bar and offering mesmerizing views of the
Himalaya as well of the cities. Its fitness center with sauna and weight room,
relaxing swimming pool, and the stylish Casino Everest round out the hotel's
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu Hotel
A luxury 5 star Hyatt Regency Kathmandu hotel is
situated 10 km from the city centre of Kathmandu, Nepal, on the road to
Boudhanath Stupa. Hyatt Regency Kathmandu hotel is 4 km from Tribhuvan
International Airport and very close to the business district and shopping
Kathmandu ***** :-
The Radisson Hotel Kathmandu, ideally
located adjacent to the Royal Palace and surrounded by embassies and consulates,
it well suited for both business and leisure travelers. Each of the hotel's 172
rooms and suites is fully equipped with individual air-conditioning /heating ,
hair dryer, tea/coffee making facilities, in room safety deposits boxes,
satellite television and full mini bar. Business class rooms are also have IDD
telephones lines with data port facility. The hotel also features two full
services restaurants and lobby bar, six conference and meeting halls with
capacity of 800 delegates swimming pool, pool cafe, health and spa center and a
guest service team that will provide information on key sites, transport
services, health issue and local foods. The hotel also offer five additional
rooms for conferences.
( Crown Plaza ) Kathmandu ***** :-
Located in a quite neighborhood in the suburbs of
Tahachal, the Soaltee Crown Plaza Kathmandu is the finest name among the luxury
hotels in Kathmandu. With 286 world class rooms, it remains the largest and best
hotel in Kathmandu. Tastefully designed in traditional red bricks, it houses
five restaurants and one bar. The Italian " Alfresco" and the highly
acclaimed " Bukhara" renowned for its tandoori cooking and considered to the
best in the world for North west Frontier Regions food. The health club offer
Turkish and sauna bath , gymnasium, swimming pool and Tennis court. Megha
Malhar convention centre , an international standard meeting and conference
venue, recognized among the best in Asia, can accommodate 18 people meeting up
to 1000 peoples banquet party Casino Nepal, the first casino in this Himalayan
Kingdom., is open 24 hours.
Hotel Yak &
Yeti Kathmandu ***** :-
The Yak & Yeti, housed in a 19th century
neo-classic Rana palace, is a legend in its self. With some truly remarkable
ball-rooms and banquet hall dating back to the rana regime, it is here that the
opulence of by gone era is joined with the modern technology and service
with five star travellers have come to expect. The hotels 270 rooms are
well decorated with elements of carved wood and local textile. The Casino
Royal is housed in an enchanting old palace wing of the hotel.
Kathmandu **** :-
One of the most luxuries hotels in town, Hotel
Shangri-La is located in the burgeoning business belt of lazimpat, just north of
the Royal Palace. This elegant property is renowned for its superb service
and the prize winning Shambala Garden showcasing literally hundreds of
indigenous flowers. Savoring the culinary delights prepared by its adept and
versatile international chef in the serene Garden Cafe, or either French or
Chinese restaurants, is highly recommended.
The Hotel Sherpa, conveniently located in central
Kathmandu near the Royal place, has 87 luxurious rooms and four restaurants and
cafes. Dining amidst the hotels music and dance programs is appealing, and
equally appealing is taking a splash in the roof top swimming pool. The hotel
Sherpa has its own water treatment facility to produce a steady supply of pure
drinking water for the entire hotel.
The Malla Hotel Kathmandu **** :-
Located in close proximity to both the Royal
Palace and Thamel, The malla hotel has 125 sophisticated rooms, 50 executives
rooms and 20 lavish apartments. All the rooms are equipped with modern
facilities, and the apartments are each fitted with a kitchenette and all other
essentials. The executive rooms have VIP lounge where guest and their clients
are entertained with free drinks and provide first class services. The Malla
lovely garden and swimming pool offer a taste of the sweetness of life in
Dwarika's Hotel is a unique place in South Asia. It
is a living example that tourism need not destroy heritage and the environment.
On the contrary, it has demonstrated that a proper blending of cultural
restoration and tourism leads to the preservation of historical artifacts and
contributes to the growth of skills and culture that would otherwise have eroded
from the crass commercialism of today
Tibet Guest House ** :-
Hotel Manang Kathmandu *** :-
Hotel Manang is located in Kathmandu's main
tourist area, has 55 standard and deluxe rooms and suites of international
standard. The roof top " Sundeck Terrace" is for sun bathing as well as for
savoring the magnificence 360 degree view of Himalaya.
Hotel Marshyangdi Kathmandu *** :-
An exclusive hotel located in a secluded part of
Thamel with unique views of the Kathmandu valley from the terrace garden. It has
55 rooms including four mini suites equipped with modern amenities. Hotel
Marshyangdi offer s fine dining at the "Palace restaurant" with traditional
Nepalese cultural program every Monday and Thursday.
Hotel Mountain Kathmandu
Hotel Mountain, located within easy reach of the
shopping area of Durbar Marg and Thamel, offers 15 deluxe and 41
tastefully decorated guest rooms, each equipped with modern amenities like TV
and mini bar. Its restaurant and bar serve quality food and drinks.
Hotel Tibet Kathmandu
Hotel Tibet, a newly built property with 55
spacious and tastefully decorated rooms, in spite of being located at Lazimpat,
a quite area, is just a walking distance from most of the embassies. The hotel
is equipped with back up electric generator, water treatment plant, and other
modern amenities for the guest's conveniences. Hotel Tibet is very close to five
star Radisson Hotel.
Hotel Utse Kathmandu
The Utse started 25 years ago as one of the first
restaurant in Thamel area. Now
it is expanded to a 49 room complex of the main
Thamel center, the hotel has all modern amenities. The Utse restaurant still
serves the same Tibetan - Chinese and continental cuisine in the improved
surrounding of a new location of Thamel.
Hotel Dynasty Thamel Kathmandu
Located in the heart of Kathmandu, Hotel Dynasty offer 34 very spacious,
luxuries, air-conditioned and non A/C rooms ranging from standard to super
deluxe and suites with modern kitchens.
Kantipur Temple House Kathmandu
Kantipur Temple house has 32 rooms. This centrally
located hotel also has a roof top restaurant.
Hotel Melungtse Pvt. Ltd : The
Melungtse Hotel is situated in the city of Kathmandu in the quiet calm and cool
atmosphere of the Melungtse region. It offers excellent value for money and
service. There are 19 reasonably priced fully fitted and furnished luxurious
en-suite rooms each with 24 hour hot and cold running water, telephone,
mini-bar. laundry service and Star TV. The hotel also has its own bar and
restuarant with a wide selection of western and local.
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