Must-Have Travel Apps for Nepal
Kathmandu is the capital city of a beautiful country Nepal. It was once named as the Kantipur “City of Glory”. Kathmandu is listed on UNESCO World Heritage Sites among the capitals of the world. If you are planning to visit Kathmandu then we have listed some app that might comes useful.
An English speaker going to France, Spain or Italy can get by with a basic knowledge of the language, combined with the fact that the cultures are similar from one country to the next. Go to Asia, though, and you enter a continent that may as well be a different planet.
Nepal is somewhat different though. Most residents, of the capital Kathmandu specifically, adopt English as an unofficial second language. It is also used mostly in business as well, and therefore, speaking English will be enough most of the time.
However, in the more rural areas, it is less-commonly spoken. Either way, Google Translate is useful so you can both pick up a few of the Nepalese basics (effort with the locals goes a long way) and communicate those more complicated words if necessary.
Maps. me is one of the most trusted navigation apps worldwide. While traveling to a strange place you might need a map in such condition this app might come helpful to you. This app is an offline map where you can download the latest map of worldwide. You can set your path and route in this app like in Google Maps. You can also see the detailed path and route of a map after you download the map offline.
Sajha buses are one of the public buses which are run by the government of Nepal. This green colored bus has a route from Kathmandu-Bhaktapur, Kathmandu- Lalitpur and subroute inside Kathmandu. You can locate the bus through mero Sajha. You can choose between two types of map layout ie Normal and Hybrid. Bus are listed through their plate number so you can get an exact bus while traveling. This comes helpful if you are new to the route of Kathmandu.
Tootle/ Pathao is like an Uber app the difference is you can reserve only two-wheel vehicles such as bikes and scooters. Most of the owners of two-wheelers have registered on this app so you can get a ride in every place inside Kathmandu. You can either pay cash or use points from the app.
Foodmandu is the first online food ordering app. Currently, this app has service inside the Kathmandu valley and Lalitpur only. Foodmandu is the oldest on-demand food delivery service provider for 8 years. It has the fastest delivery time and you can have your order right in your door-step. You can order your favorite food from hundreds of best restaurants in Kathmandu and Lalitpur.
It is South Asia’s largest hotel chain. It provides services over 500 cites in 10 countries. There are over 4 millions travelers in using the OYO app. You can book any hotel or restaurant listed through this app. You can find nearby hotels, search for hotel rooms at any time. Most of the hotels and restaurants are incorporates with this app so don’t have to travel through every place for a good room.
Hope you download these must-have apps for Nepal on your next trip.
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