Where to live in Kathmandu

Bravo !! If you are here reading this article then you must be planning to come to Nepal soon or maybe you are already here. In that case, you are heartily welcome to the country of Himalayas Nepal. Now, straight to the question, you have in your mind: Where to live in Kathmandu?

Traveling & exploring Nepal is the best feeling you could ever experience. Diverse topography, lush forests, breezy & sparkling rivers, bewitching flora & fauna is sure to make your jaw drop.

Despite knowing all the beautiful aspects Nepal has to offer you there is one important thing you must consider before or while you are in Nepal: choosing the right place to live during your stay in Nepal.

Related article: How to get visa in Nepal?

So where to live in Kathmandu?

This is one of the most frequently asked questions by all travelers. But with the help of our experts & professionals as well as fellow travelers we have the best answer for you.

Being the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu is full of highly facilitated places like Thamel, Lazimpat, New Road, Basbari, Naxal & many more. These places are packed with 5-star hotels, restaurants, lodges, cafes & bars & many more.

Among all these beautiful places in Kathmandu alone, Thamel is the most buzzing, hottest-spot for tourism. It contains numerous hotels, restaurants, and shops that cater specifically to western tourists. It is the city’s main nightlife zone. Besides this, there are lots of things this place has to offer you. Many roads in Thamel have been declared vehicle-free zones to avoid crowds and traffic havoc. So this is the best place for you to live in.

Best things to do in Kathmandu

  • Explore Kathmandu Durbar Square
  • Visit Swyambhunath & Boudhanath
  • Get blessings from living goddess Kumari
  • Watch open cremation in Pashupathinath