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Essential information

At a glance

Dec-Mar
Best time to go
Winter
17°C / 63°F
Current Weather
Thunderstorm
More on weather
Thursday
HRS
21
21
MINS
10
10
Current Time
GMT +5.75

Money and costs

Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
US$50
  • Budget hotel room: US$15–30
  • Momos at a Tibetan cafe: US$2
  • Taxi ride across Kathmandu: US$2–5
Midrange
US$50–150
  • Midrange hotel: US$30–100
  • Upscale restaurant meal: US$7–10
  • Renting a motorcycle for a day: US$10–20
Top end (more than)
US$150
  • Top end hotel room: US$100–250
  • Hiring a car and driver for a day of sightseeing: US$50
  • Scenic mountain flight: US$200

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When to go and weather

Temperature
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Getting to Kathmandu

Flights to Kathmandu

The best price found from United States to Kathmandu is on August 18th, 2018, travelling with Singapore Airlines. See more options, compare prices and book: search flights.

DCA
Washington Ronald Reagan
from $535.00
KTM
Kathmandu

Getting around Kathmandu

Most of the sights in Kathmandu itself can easily be covered on foot, and this is by far the best way to appreciate the city, even with the atrocious traffic.

When you run out of steam, there are plenty of reasonably priced taxis, but agree a price before you get in.

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