Ultimate Descents Nepal
Near Northfield Cafe in Thamel and part of the Borderlands group; it also has an office in Pokhara. Specialises in long participatory...
Rafting, canyoning and trekking based at the resort near the Tibetan border, together with Ultimate Descents Nepal. Call ahead to check...
One of the best for well-run tuition and peak climbing. In addition to the main trekking peaks they also offer Island and Lobuche Peaks...
Tom & Jerry Pub
This is a long-running, rowdy upstairs place that has pool tables and a dance floor. Thursday is ladies’ night.
Finding a really cheap meal is getting harder and harder in Kathmandu, so this new cheapie is a useful addition. The Indian dishes,...
Nargila Restaurant information
Across from the Northfield Cafe, on the 1st floor, this somewhat dour budget favourite is a quiet place to just take a break from the bustle outside. Try a lafa shwarma (grilled meat, salad and fries in a pitta) or hummus, washed down by fresh nana mint tea. The hot waffle with fruit and yoghurt is probably the best in Kathmandu.