Largest travel guide book publisher Lonely Planet listed Kathmandu as 5th best cities for travel 2019.
Kathmandu Nepal has been ranked in the number 5th position best in travel 2019 TOP CITIES [10 cities primed to capture the travelers’ imagination].
In the aftermath of the 2015 earthquake, news reports from Kathmandu showed a city broken and in mourning, but today the narrative is all about reconstruction and rejuvenation. Sure, there’s work to do restoring the magnificent monuments that crumbled during the disaster, but historic sites are being returned to their former glory, and moves to calm the city’s infamous traffic, smog and noise have made Kathmandu more liveable than it has been in decades. There are even reliable electricity and wi-fi as bonus creature comforts in the atmospheric and maze-like alleyways of the old city – Lonely Planet
Copenhagen – Denmark being the first place followed by Shenzhen – China, Novi Sad – Serbia, Miami – USA, Kathmandu – Nepal, Mexico City – Mexico, Dakar – Senegal, Seattle – USA, Zadar – Croatia and Meknes – Morocco made the top 10 list.
This is good news for Nepal especially in the tourism sector while Nepal is on the way to visit Nepal 2020 campaign. Nepal is celebrating the year 2020 as national tourism year of Nepal after the year 2011 which was the primary authority tourism year of new Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.