Kathmandu is lovely city and capital of Nepal in Asian continent. It is the largest city and a wonderful place for your travel and holidays. Traveling Kathmandu was not so easy earlier due to high priced air-tickets and fares. But now, with availability of cheap flights to Kathmandu, you can plan a lovely travel and can spend some time with your family. Kathmandu is now a hub for independent travelers as well as a growing vacation spot catering to all budgets.
It has become one of the favourite destinations for most of the travelers. Citys rich history is nearly 2000 years old, as inferred from an inscription in the valley. Freak out with your family and friends, book cheap flights to Kathmandu. Known as Emerald valley, it offers a lot to its visitors. Enjoy a budget holiday in Kathmandu with low fares and low cost carriers.
All the flights flying to Kathmandu are routed to Tribhuvan International Airport, but if, you are planning to take flights to Kathmandu from UK, there is no direct one. Airlines with which you can get the cheap flights to Kathmandu are Air India, Qatar, Gulf Airways, Etihad and Jet Airways. All these flights are available from Birmingham, Heathrow, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Heathrow, etc.
Kathmandu Valley is full of historic sites, ancient temples and shrines, golden pagodas and fascinating villages. Hotels, bars and restaurants cater to all budgets. You can even look for packages to Kathmandu for your travel in Nepal. The famous durbar squares of Kathmandu are world famous. Some of the most visited sights in Kathmandu are:
Durbar Square: This ancient square crowded with palaces and temples, including the current incarnation of the Kasthamandap or "Wooden house" that gives the city its name. The other buildings in this area are Taleju Temple, Ashok Binayak, Shiva Temple, Maju Deval, Narayan Temple, Bhagwati Temple, Kumari Palace, etc.
Swayambhu: It is the largest stupa, highly revered in Nepal, and one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in the country. Here, you will find a great view of city.
Baudha Stupa: It is the most sacred sites for Tibetan Buddhism and a must see place.
Thamel Chowk: Here you will fond lots a restaurants and shops.
Freak Street was once a home of western hippies seeking enlightenment, but now has a few hotels and restaurants. Nasal Chowk has some statues, temples and Rana museum.
Pashupatinath temple is an important temple to Shiva in the form of Lord of Animals.