Basantapur (Kathmandu) Tower
King Prithvi Narayan Shah was involved in the construction of the four red-coloured towers around Lohan Chowk. The towers represent the...
Kathmandu's royal palace, known as the Hanuman Dhoka, was originally founded during the Licchavi period (4th to 8th centuries AD) but...
Royal Park Guest House
For a good-value lunch with a view over Basantapur Sq, try the rooftop restaurant of this budget hotel on the square’s south side.
Freak St · interesting places nearby
Kumari Restaurant information
Next to the Century Lodge, this friendly hang-out is one of few places that seems to have hung onto some of the mellowness of times past. Grab a seat outside if the interior is too glum. All the travellers’ favourites are here at basement prices.