Narayanhiti Palace Museum
Few things speak clearer to the political changes that have transformed Nepal over the last decade than this walled palace at the...
Also known as the Keshar Library, this place is definitely worth a visit. The main reading room has antique globes, stuffed tiger's...
Astrek Climbing Wall
If you need to polish your climbing skills before heading to the big peaks or if you just want to learn some free-climbing techniques,...
House of Music
This beery bar is the best place in Kathmandu to listen to original Nepali rock, reggae and R’n’B music, mostly on Friday and Wednesday....
Royal Hana Garden
This place is a bit of a secret – there are two outdoor hot-spring baths (admission Rs 340, includes towel and shampoo, Thursday to...
Jazz Upstairs information
It’s worth schlepping out to Lazimpat on a Wednesday and Saturday night (from 8pm) to catch the live jazz in this tiny upstairs bar, recently relocated to new top-floor digs. The stage is intimate, the vibe is friendly and the clientele is an interesting mix of locals and expats. Monday brings live blues.