A Kathmandu Weekend Breaks can leave the traveler enchanted, but the Nepalese capital’s highs and lows can also overwhelm. A city of over a million people — crammed with refugees from the decade-long civil war fought in Nepal’s rural areas — Kathmandu is a place of constant noise and traffic, and the occasional boisterous protest. There’s no longer a monarch, but the city has royal remnants aplenty, along with exquisite Thangka and Hindu art, Buddhist artifacts, great food and a paradise of adventure sport right on its doorstep.
Planning for a short break or weekend getaway in Kathmandu with your family, friends and looking for a right place to travel? No worries, we are here with some of the best itinerary your consideration if you are looking for a perfect short getaway near Kathmandu.
As exciting as it is to spend time in Kathmandu (especially if you’re a first-time visitor), its chaotic pace can quickly cause a sensory overload. Luckily, there is a slew of attractive destinations dotted around the capital that will provide much needed relief from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Whether you’re looking for utmost relaxation or want to get your adrenaline pumping, one of Kathmandu Valley superb resorts will be there to welcome you with open arms.
Those who spend an extended time in Nepal’s capital soon start to crave fresh air, open spaces, and a bit of greenery. Although the city of Kathmandu provides none of these things, you fortunately don’t have to go very far to find them. Here are best weekend getaways from Kathmandu. To help you figure out where to go when Kathmandu gets a little overwhelming, we have rounded up a Weekend getaways in Kathmandu, in no particular order.
- Get up close to Nepali culture in the Kathmandu Valley
- Hike the oak and pine forests of the Shivapuri National Park
- Go to the oldest temple of the Kathmandu Valley
- See the terraced fields of Changunarayan
- Admire panoramic views of Everest from Nagarkot
- Enjoy the services of experienced guides and local sherpas