Kathmandu is the heart and hub of Nepal. For many, stepping off the plane into this crazy, intoxicating place can entrancing and exhausting.
The combination of smells, sights, and sounds can easily lead to sensory overload. Kathmandu is full of mystery, magic, and mayhem but if you embrace the beauty in the madness, you will fall in love with the ancient temples, friendly people and the incredible sights.
Kathmandu is home one of the largest Buddha stupas in the world and seven majestic UNESCO World Heritage sites that need to be seen and experienced in order to appreciate their wondrous beauty.
Whether you explore the city on a local rickshaw or get lost wandering around the backstreets, the unique culture and way of life will be revealed to you through ancient, hobbit-sized workshops, traditional practices and courtyards with gorgeous pottery and Tibetan singing bowls.