Top 3 Places to Party in Kathmandu

Top 3 Places to Party in Kathmandu

Top 3 Places to Party in Kathmandu

The gateway to tourism in Nepal, Kathmandu, that was once an inaccessible Shangri-la, is now a hub for travellers of all pocket sizes. Surrounded by hills, this compact yet diverse place is counted as one of the tourist paradises in the region. With interminable cultural and historic aspects, fascinating heritage attractions, breathtakingly bewitching snow capped mountains, marvellous arts and crafts, along with unsullied natural beauty and UNESCO world heritage site all in the same premise, it is hard not to be awed by this cute little place. A wonderful experience exploring the cultural boundaries of the place, Kathmandu is informally known as "Kantipur". Practically a place filled with open art galleries that portray a wide profusion of sacred shrines sprinkled throughout the landscape of the place, it is a city acclaimed for its scenic beauty, adventure tourism, temple touring, trekking, leisure holiday and educational tours. With the ever smiling, beautiful faces and world class accommodation facilities, Kathmandu is one capital borough that will not give you a second to think about what to do in the next.

However, after having such a busy day, how would you want to spend the night is something that you will have to think. To help you through the small alley streets of the place, here is a list of the best regions to spend your post dusk hours:

1. Thamel

After having a connection to Kathmandu's travel market for over 4-5 decades, it is obvious that Thamel is one of the most chosen neighbourhood in Kathmandu by the tourists. An area with bright n chaotic tangle of market style shops, restaurants bars and accommodation, this is one place where you will be able to locate everything. However, no matter how much the place can witness during the daylight, it is during the nightfall that the district truly wakes up. Replete with cheap and cheerful bars and clubs transitioning it into a social hub, Kathmandu is one of the most premier travel night spots in Asia. Some of the major bars in the region include Sam's bar, Purple Haze Rock Bar, Club OMG, The Electric Pagoda, Tamas Lounge, John's Liquid, The Factory Restaurant, Blue Bar and Tom and Jerry's and Maya Cocktail Bar. Alternatively, if you want to spend a livelier night, you can take your pick among, OR2K, Hankook Sarang, Third Eye Restaurant, Reef Restaurant and Lounge Bar, Paddy Foley's Irish Pub, Northfield Cafe, Revolution Cafe & Restaurant and Phat Kath.

2. Patan

Once witnessed as a fiercely independent city state, Patan has now converted itself into a more or less tiny suburb with only one distinctive factor in this place- the murky Bagmati River. Originally known as Lalitpur roughly translating to City of beauty, it can also be referred by its Newari name of Yala. Always known as the land of beautiful temples, Patan is one place that will give you the best collection of best architecture and sights including Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu Valley, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square. An amazing place to decide to shop, you will find excellent Patan's fair-trade shops, selling out superior handicrafts at decently fair prices. Once having spent your day in the company of the beautiful environment, the night is something that will be a new experience altogether. The best bars in the region include Base camp: Outdoor lifestyle, Body Spa Nepal, Bikalpa Art Cafe, Sports Hive, Beers N' Cheers, Upper Deck Sports Bar and Lounge, Titos Pub N Bar, Black Pepper Cafe & Pub, Marshall's Pub by Mukus and New B.S Store. On the contrary, if you want spend a more lively night place, the best places in the region include Dhokaima Cafe, Le Trio Restaurant & bar, Cafe De Patan and Roadhouse Cafe.

3. Lazimpat

A typical residential area, Lazimpat is one of the poshest accommodations in the region, a place that is brimming up with photo studios, luxury hotels, departmental stores, shopping centres, restaurants, bars and clubs, making it one of the best choices for tourists and locals to spend your nights in the region. Some of the best bars in this neighbourhood include Irish Pub, Sam's Bar, Everest Irish Pub, Beer Bar, Tom and Jerry's, H20 Club, John's Liquid, Jonnyz Fav-Spot, Kathmandu Liquor House, Tavern Pub & Grill, Hotel Yambu. Although if dancing your night away or extreme debauchery is your ultimate MO, the best place in the region is the Chahana Dance Club.

In a place which is as compactly beautiful as Kathmandu, you are bound to experience everything in excess. To make sure you enjoy your night, take our picks and get set for a fun ride both in the daytime and after dark!

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