Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Kathmandu awaits you

Enjoy the area's temples, culture and monuments with a rental holiday home in Kathmandu. This city's sightseeing, local tours and shopping draw many visitors. Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Kathmandu

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Kathmandu a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Freak Street (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Royal Nepal Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Patan Zoo (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Nagarkot View Tower (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Kathmandu

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kathmandu is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden of Dreams (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Shivapuri National Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Siddha Pokhari (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Bhajya Pukhu (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Buddha Peace Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

Transport options to and around Kathmandu

Fly into Kathmandu (KTM-Tribhuvan Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Kathmandu?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 98 holiday rentals near Kathmandu. From 42 Condos/Apartments to 26 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kathmandu for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kathmandu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Kathmandu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kathmandu Civil Mall: 99 holiday rentals
  • Tribhuwan University: 98 holiday rentals
  • Chabahil: 98 holiday rentals
  • Boudhanath: 98 holiday rentals
  • Garden of Dreams: 99 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kathmandu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Kathmandu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 42 Condos/Apartments in Kathmandu. Our other popular types of Kathmandu holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 26 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 46 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kathmandu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Kathmandu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.