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Events

Sunday Sessions

Sunday Sessions

In this session of Sunday Sessions, Prateebha Tuladhar will be joined by musician AMAZUMI to discuss her musical inspiration, Nepali roots and life as an artist during lockdown. Details on Book Bus Nepal’s Facebook page. 

28 November, 6pm-7pm

Godavari hike

Spend the Saturday in nature by hiking through Godamchaur, Bishankhunarayan and Chhapakharkaun to Godavari. Go to Hike fo Nepal’s Facebook page for details.

27 November, 6:45am from Bhrikutimandap , Fee: Rs600

Art exhibition

Gallery MCUBE’s show Metaphors about Islands curated by Sandy Hisu-chih Lo includes video installations by five artists from Nepal and Taiwan. 

Until 28 November, 11am-8pm

Saturday market

Support small and local businesses. Shop for fresh and organic vegetables, fruit, cheese, bread, meat products, honey, and much more at Le Sherpa farmers market.

Saturdays, 8am-12:30pm

Fila festival

Nepal Culture and Film Center’s 3rd Nepal Cultural International Film Festival will feature 107 films from more than 50 countries as well as master classes, interactions and discussion sessions with filmmakers. More here.

1-3 December

On Stage

Stop Kiss
Stop Kiss

One World Theatre's production of the playwright Diana Son's Stop Kiss, which is set in 1990s New York city, tells the story of two women Callie and Sara, and the tragic consequences of their first kiss.

Until 4 December, Shilpee Theatre, Battisputali

Shades of Sound

This edition of Shades of Sound by Electric Pagoda will feature Bobin Bajracharya  and Sudan live. Swing by for some good music and good food.

28 December, 7pm-10pm, Electric Pagoda Bar/Cafe

Animal Farm

See Katha Ghera’s Nepali adaptation of George Orwell’s ever-relevant Animal Farm. Ticket booking from 28 November.

30 November-18 December, Tickets: Rs500, Kausi Theatre, Teku

Raithane Music

Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory's Raithane Music concert features artists Jhuma Limbu, Ser o Duo and others who will play native instruments in a presentation of indigenous Nepali music fused with modern elements. 

4 December, 6pm onwards, Tickets: Rs1000, Moksh

Los KTM Gatos

Enjoy a musical winter evening this Friday with the band Los KTM Gatos and a glass of mulled wine at Beers n’ Cheers.

26 November, Beers n’ Cheers, Jhamsikhel

Dining

Anatolia
Anatolia

Anatolia’s Indian and Turkish dishes are packed with spices and an unforgettable assortment of flavours. From the Mutton Kofta Curry to the Baklava, the dishes will keep customers wanting more. All the food is halal.

Thamel (01) 4258757

Akari & Koko

Vivanta Hotel’s Asian-inspired fusion restaurant serves an impressive assortment of East Asian dishes with modern twists. Try delicious breakfast,  sushi, pastries, and more. 

Jhamsikhel (01) 5525002 

Everfresh

Perfect for brunch and breakfast lovers, Everfresh offers the best elevated avocado toast, fluffy pancakes, brioche french toast and buckwheat crepes.

Lazimpat, 9803700736

Pangra Express

Experience the best of street food and fast food from Pangra Express. Get the Classic Chicken Momo, Hero Sausage and Shaphale Chicken, or go for the flavourful spicy ramen bowl.

Naxal, 9818453455

Cafe Soma

Pick from Cafe Soma’s breakfast sandwiches, burgers served with potato wedges and coleslaw, and desserts. Or get the Beetroot & Walnut salad as a healthier option.

Jawalakhel (01) 5528732/Baluwatar (01) 4415792

Getaway

Kasara Resort
Kasara Resort

With activities from cycling to wildlife viewing, Kasara Resort, located in the heart of the lush greenery of Chitwan National Park, is perfect for families. 

Patihani, Chitwan National Park, 9801048824

Buddha Maya Gardens

Wake up to the sounds of birds in the mornings at the Buddha Maya Gardens Resort, then take a stroll along Lumbini World Heritage Garden in the morning while listening to the spiritual hymns of nearby prayers. 

Lumbini, 9801033114

Little House

A quaint stay in the middle of green rice fields, The Little House is a place where you can enjoy beautiful views, relaxing walks and scrumptious food. 

Khokana, 9841370022

Hotel Fireside

Hotel Fireside in Kalinchok, a quiet, picturesque village in Dolakha, makes for a comforting refuge. Enjoy the stunning Himalayan vista, beautiful gardens, comfortable rooms and soul-warming Nepali food.

Kuri Village, Kalinchok, 9841958696

Akama Hotel

Akama Hotel boasts a fusion of Local Newari and Himalayan Cultures. Relax by the infinity pool, take a dip in the jacuzzi and step into the sauna room for a day away from the Kathmandu hustle. 

Dhumbarahi (01) 4377298