Pasang Lhamu Climbing Wall
Riverbanks of the Bagmati
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Pasang Lhamu Climbing Wall information
If you need to polish your climbing skills before heading to the big peaks, try this wall on the Ring Rd on the city’s northeastern edge. A day’s membership costs Rs 350 and equipment rental costs Rs 100. Week-long climbing courses (Rs 4800) and private tuition are available. The centre is named after the first Nepali woman to summit Everest, in 1993.