Turkish Airlines offers 1 to 5 flight alternatives on a daily basis from Amsterdam to Kathmandu. These flights are operated as connecting over Istanbul Airport (IST) or Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) and passengers may be required to change airports in some occasions, as the point of arrival from Amsterdam may not be the next point of departure to Kathmandu. The duration of the journey in this route, on the other hand, varies by the layover at Istanbul, ranging from 11 to 32 hours.
If your layover at Istanbul is between 6 to 24 hours during your journey from Amsterdam to Kathmandu, note that you may have a chance to benefit from the sightseeing service Touristanbul offered complimentary by Turkish Airlines to turn your layover time into enjoyable moments.
As one of the most significant cities of the Netherlands, the capital Amsterdam is extremely popular by its natural gems, in addition to its activities in culture and art. Drawing interest by its tulip gardens and festivals, this charming city is one of the favorite destinations of touristic trips, shining out with its distinctive organizations at all seasons.
Promising a splendid vacation for its guests by its utterly vibrant social life, enthralling museums and pleasant verdant parks, Amsterdam’s pretty streets, canals and bridges are waiting for you to discover this brilliant capital. As a relaxing city by its pleasant atmosphere, rather than being exhausting, Amsterdam’s top icons are Rijksmuseum and Amsterdam Central Railway Station resembling a perfect work of art. Besides, Van Gogh Museum owning a valuable collection of the famous artist Van Gogh shines out as one of the most vibrant touristic spots in the city as well.
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is one of the world’s largest airports. The airport with an annual passenger capacity of 60 million is located 15 kilometers from the city center. Turkish Airlines flights from Amsterdam take off from this airport.
You may prefer the railway for reaching Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) from the city center. Operated by NS Netherlands Railways, these train services reach the airport within nearly 20 minutes, setting off from the main railway station.
Those planning to use the buses may get on the bus numbered 397 heading towards the airport. Operating in every 15 minutes, these express buses get to the airport within 40 minutes in average, following the route Leidseplein, Rijksmuseum and Museumplein.
It is also possible to use the cabs serving anywhere in Amsterdam to easily reach the airport. Moreover, there is also a two-way bicycle road between the airport and the city center.
Nepal’s capital Kathmandu is the largest city countrywide as well. This delightful city full of Buddhist and Hindu temples hosts numerous iconic temples under protection by UNESCO. Kathmandu is flooded by millions of tourists wishing to see these attractions and the natural beauties throughout the year. Ranking among the top popular Asian holiday destinations, this city offers brilliant moments to visit many temples included in UNESCO World Heritage List, meet different cultures and try the local tastes.
Durbar Square is regarded as the starting point of the touristic tours. Pashupatinath Temple, which is known as the oldest temple countrywide, Swayambhunath Buddhist Temple, also cited as the monkey temple, Narayanhiti Palace which used to be the residence of the royal family and the House of the Living Goddess attract countless visitors as the top iconic attractions in the city.
Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) is the sole international airport both in the city and the country. Passengers booking their flights to Kathmandu with Turkish Airlines land at this airport as well.
The public transport in Kathmandu is irregular and extremely crowded. There is no train or subway line. Moreover, it is not possible to rent a car without a driver. Therefore, the most practical way to reach the center from the airport would be the transfer service provided by your facility of accommodation. Note that almost all facilities provide this service due to the irregular transport system in the city. It would accordingly be recommendable to contact your facility prior to your journey to arrange your transfer service.
Passengers planning to use the cabs should have the price confirmed with the driver before setting off, so as not to encounter any problems thereafter.