Kathmandu Valley Heritage Walks (print edition)

The perfect paperback book for anyone who wants to discover the undiscovered!
Published May 2021
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The best paperbook guidebook on heritage walks in Kathmandu and Nepal.
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Second Edition 2021
Dimensions: 8.5"x5.5
Weight: 400grms

Pages 372

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This is the best paperback book to discovering heritage in Kathmandu

Discover the wonders of the Kathmandu Valley like never before with the most comprehensive guide to its heritage sites. 'Kathmandu Valley Heritage Walks' is the first-ever book dedicated to guiding you through original, meticulously planned walks, unveiling the depth of world heritage sites and revealing hidden corners that few have ever seen.

Embark on a journey through Kathmandu Valley's rich heritage with this detailed and easy-to-follow print guidebook, crafted for enthusiasts and newcomers alike.

๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ A comprehensive guidebook like no other: Experience over 28 original easy-to-follow heritage walks (plus 20 extension walks), complete with 58 detailed maps & walking directions, setting a new standard in heritage exploration.
๐Ÿ” Uncover the secrets of Kathmandu: Delve into the undiscovered heritage of Kathmandu Valley, exploring ancient buildings, temples, monasteries, and locations beyond the reach of local guides or any other guidebooks.
๐Ÿ›๏ธ More than just world heritage sites: The guide includes 10 new Kathmandu city heritage walks, along with 18 in-depth original walks covering Boudha, Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, and more, totaling 48 unique experiences.
๐Ÿšถ Seamlessly linked heritage walks: For the first time, all walks in this guide are interconnected, offering easy navigation and continuous exploration without the hassle of getting lost.
๐Ÿ›• Rediscover the well-known, uncover the unknown: Go beyond the usual narratives of popular sites to discover hidden courtyards, statues, shrines, and temples, exclusive to this guide.
๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ Exceptionally detailed maps: Benefit from GPS-tagged locations, insightful notes on each walk's distance, difficulty, and duration, complemented by additional maps from Himalayan Map House.
๐Ÿ“œ Unearth Kathmandu's Hidden History: Discover tales of lost palaces, uncover mysteries in ancient temples, and walk through layers of history, each chapter bringing to life stories long forgotten.
โฑ๏ธ Customizable walks for every pace: Whether you prefer short strolls or day-long adventures, each walk is unique and adaptable to your interests, with the option to create your personalized route.
๐Ÿ“ธ Rich visual aids: Over 1000 photographs and 58 maps, along with precise diagrams, ensure you always know where you are and what you're looking at.

This guidebook is unprecedented, born from over a decade of writing about Nepal and a deep passion for heritage. While my comprehensive Nepal Guidebook includes heritage walks, this edition is an expansive homage to those who cherish heritage and seek to uncover more.

This paperback edition is a tribute to heritage enthusiasts and those eager to explore beyond the beaten path.

๐Ÿ“š About the author - David Ways:  a renowned travel writer, brings his extensive experience and passion for Nepal to this comprehensive guidebook. Known for his dedication to exploring and documenting Nepal's diverse culture and heritage, David's work is not just a travel guide but a homage to the region's rich history and vibrant culture.

Following the success of my previous guidebooks on Nepal, I'm excited to present this meticulously crafted guide, now available in a highly requested paperback edition. Partnering with Himalayan Travel Guides, we've created an environmentally responsible book - for each copy sold, a tree is planted, making this the world's first carbon-positive guidebook. Designed specifically for Nepal's travelers, this guide is a culmination of years of detailed research and personal exploration.

Available worldwide in print, this book is your key to discovering the most original and detailed Heritage Walks in the Kathmandu Valley. Embark on a journey that will transform your understanding and appreciation of Kathmandu's unique history and culture.


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