Things to do in Kathmandu

The common question for tourist is what things to do in Kathmandu City? Kathmandu is the prime city of Nepal, and also the capital town. The city is in the valley of green hills. Altogether there are three districts inside the valley; Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan.

Sightseeing in these valleys is the major task for any tourist. And besides the sightseeing; hiking and cycling are quite popular. Also, the short trek of Chisapani Nagarkot most popular.

Things to do in Kathmandu are:

  1. Stuff yourself with MoMo (Nepali dumpling)
    MoMo is the best and most popular food in Nepal. Do not forget to try Momo whenever you in Nepal. Altogether there is three type of MoMo; steam, fried and chilly. And vegetable, chicken, and buff MoMo are the most popular in Nepal.
    Kathmandu Momo
  2. Take the views from Syambhunath Stupa:
    Swyambhustupa is not only the religious place also the viewpoint. From the hilltop of Swyambhu, you can see the beautiful aerial views of Kathmandu.  Swyambhu is also known as the monkey temple.
  3. Use your feet rather than hire vehicle:
    While you are walking inside the Thamel or towards oldest market; Ason and Indrachowk, receive the experience of busy streets.
  4. Visit Durbar Squares:
    Inside the valley, there are mainly three Durbar Square: Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan. All were using as royal palace since Malla dynasty. And each durbar square has the museum.
  5. Do hike or go for the short trek:
    Kathmandu valley offers main three hiking routes; Nagarjun, Champadevi, and Fulchowki. And also short trek of Chisapani Nagarkot.