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Socialtours

Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 980-1123401
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Walking Tour of Kathmandu to Ason Markets
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A small part of Nepal has had a big earthquake in April 2015. We participated in relief and are now working in recovery. socialtours is open for business, and we are even more determined to be professional, and build back better. You can help us in the process. Tourism is more important than ever. A free day in Kathmandu or Pokhara can still be a day of discovery. Discovery of Local Food and Cuisine, of local handicrafts producers, or organic food, or a discovery of livelihoods, or the insides of Buddhism. At socialtours, we believe that these unplanned days will be the moments you will remember the most in Nepal, whether you learn how to cook, go to a coffee farm, or just cycle around the small picturesque communities around these cities, or hike on our 8000'ers of Kathmandu (yeah, 8000 ft. not meters). Yes, we also conduct off beat treks and adventure activities around these magnificent day inspirations. Talk to us, we will HIGHLIGHT your trip to Nepal.
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Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

During the 3 hours course I learned how to prepare MOMO's with two different fillings and two folding techniques (To prepare MOMO was my choice, Daal Bhat and Paratha are the other options). In addition there were a lot of opportunities to chat with the...More

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment I contacted Socialtours to organise a memorable birthday holiday (and belated honeymoon) for my wife and myself, we signed in for one of the most memorable trips of my life. Socialtours provided us with an itinerary covering each and every one of...More

Thank Ismael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great afternoon. This is a great activity to do whilst in Kathmandu. Momo are a traditional dish and learning to make them was fun. The kitchen is clean and the chef is a lovely lady, I was unwell with a cold so she...More

Thank snotop2
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Wonderful afternoon spent meeting new people, learning new skills and eating excellent food! I cannot wait to get home and show off my new momo making skills. Thank you to the chefs who taught us.

Thank EatDrinkWriteRepeat
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I booked the market visit and the 'Cook like a local' activities and enjoyed them both immensely. The Staff who provided the tour and cooking instruction were friendly and knowledgeable. No problem at all that I was solo. The momos my group made were delectable...More

Thank Beatrice H
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We did a momos cooking lesson with Socialtours. First off, was great to have flexibility and have us decide from a few options what we wanted to cook as a group. We then travelled with our cook a few blocks over to have them buy...More

Thank Davidwazza
Raj G, Owner at Socialtours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for the very constructive comment... we will definitely improve on the introductions part... thats a very clear feedback that needs change. Thanks a lot and am so glad you enjoyed the experience

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We signed up for the cooking class and were not disappointed. Our group turned out to be a total of 6 with german and canadian couples. Our instructor was very warm and friendly. We went into the dusty , busy streets of thamel in search...More

Thank sealrocker
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had never been to Nepal and wanted to experience a bit of everything in the two weeks we had. The team at Social tours did a fantastic job at ensuring everything was organised perfectly and ready for us to enjoy. Good communication before the...More

Thank Tripapples
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The best way to spend relaxing morning in Kathmandu and learn the recipe for one of the traditional Nepali foods. We choose the momo lesson and after the chef took us shopping at the local markets, she explained us how to prepare everything like the...More

Thank Vassia M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We didn't choose to do a cooking class, instead we opted for the "Slice of Kathmandu" walking tour. Our guide was a charming, smart young woman named Anura Rai. Anura helped us navigate the winding lanes of central Kathmandu, sharing interesting facts and stories and...More

Thank SamWoodward
Raj G, Owner at Socialtours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review Sam... Glad you enjoyed the chat and the tour.... And glad Anura found that contact solution too...!!! Also very happy that this is also a review of the other tours we do apart from the cooking course... Hope to see...More

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