IHCL opens second property, Vivanta Kathmandu, in Nepal
Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), has announced the opening of Vivanta Kathmandu, the company’s second property in Nepal. This will be the company’s first property was Meghauli Serai, a Taj Safaris Lodge in Chitwan National Park.
Vivanta Kathmandu is located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Patan Darbar Square. The hotel is a perfect gateway to explore the land of yaks and yetis, snow peaks and ancient temples.
“We are thrilled to embark on this exciting new venture in Kathmandu which will complete the tourist circuit by providing a stopover to UNESCO listed Chitwan National Park. Nepal offers medieval cities and sacred sites to Himalayan peaks and wildlife safaris, catering to a multitude of experiences. We look forward to working with our partners, CG Group on this project, reiterating our commitment to the region,” said Rohit Khosla, Executive Vice President – Operations, North & West India, IHCL.
Vivanta Kathmandu houses 110 rooms and is located in the charming Jhamsikhel district. Guests have a choice of distinctive culinary options with Akari, serving pan Asian cuisine, a rooftop bar, Koko serving bistro-style food, to the whiff of local Newari dishes at Mynt – the all-day diner.
“Vivanta Kathmandu is the perfect hideaway to explore one of the world’s greatest travel destinations – Nepal. We look forward to providing guests with a hotel that is equally captivating and that will serve as a backdrop for the rich and authentic adventures that the country offers,” said Naveen Tomar, General Manager, Vivanta Kathmandu, Nepal.