• Annapurna
  • Bardia
  • Chitwan
  • Illam
  • Nagarkot
  • Nuwakot
  • Palpa
  • Panauti
  • Patan
  • Patlekhet
  • Rasuwa
    Play Video

More stories from #myhomestay

See More
5 Awesome Day Trips from Kathmandu, Nepal’s Capital

5 Awesome Day Trips from Kathmandu, Nepal’s Capital

by Raphael Alexander, The Man of Wonders in Panauti

Being Nepal’s capital (have you read these 7 Fun Facts about Nepal?), Kathmandu offers a diverse selection of activities, things to do and day trips so sometimes it can be overwhelming to choose what to prioritize.

Luckily for you, here is a very helpful guide about the best day trips from Kathmandu as well as some half and full day tours within this chaotic yet surprisingly peaceful city.

Ready to explore it with me and eat all the momos in the world?

5 best day trips from Kathmandu #01: Enjoy the Warm Hospitality of Panauti’s Homestays

Located just 32 KM south of Kathmandu, the town of Panauti is a good example of the wonders of rural Nepal and makes for a perfect day trip outside of the busy Nepalese capital.

Surprisingly, almost every single local speaks English so it shall be easy for you to communicate in order to fully enjoy the charm of the Nepalese countryside.

And yes, you can have fun taking epic photos of you crossing the many hanging bridges that are found in Panauti.

The best part? You can extend your stay and sleep in one of the many family home stays in order to enjoy some authentic Nepalese hospitality as some interesting stories from the locals that make Nepal a very awesome place to be in.

Book your home stay at Community Homestay and remember that the best way to understand a destination is not to live like a local but rather to live WITH a local.

Read More>>