Wall Climbing in Thamel
Are you looking for some fun and physically challenging activity to enjoy indoors while in Nepal? If you are, then you will not want to miss out on the tallest indoor wall climbing in Nepal.
Wall climbing is the perfect sport to get a bit of exercise mixed with thrill and fun. The sport is a perfect way to train yourself for trekking, hiking or even peak climbing adventures. So, don’t you miss out on a little adventure indoors!
This Climbing Wall is located on a walking distance at Bhagwan Bahal in Thamel. It will take you an average of 5-20 minutes to reach the arena on foot if your accommodation is in Thamel. If not, you might have to take a short drive to reach the hall.
For many travelers, walking through the busy streets of Thamel, looking at the different displays of ancient artifacts is an adventure of its own. Getting lost has never been as enjoyable as much as it will get on the webbed streets of Thamel.
As you enter the climbing hall, you will notice a huge 50 feet high climbing wall with 20 different routes that guide people with all levels of expertise. There is something to learn for everyone, be it someone who has yet not tried the wall climbing or someone who is already well experienced. This is why wall climbing is a perfect sport to enjoy along with your friends and family. There is also a mini climbing wall for children. Experienced staff members are always on deck and you can ask them to guide and support you.
The Astrek Climbing Wall opens from 8 AM to 8 PM and is open even in public holidays. The total charge for the whole experience is Rs. 350 and extra Rs. 250 for your equipment. Since it is an indoor sport, you can enjoy the adventure of wall climbing at any time of the year.
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Itinerary of Wall Climbing in Thamel
The trip to Astrek Climbing Wall in Thamel will take you 5 to 20 minutes depending on how far or near your accommodation is located. You will have to pay for the service and equipment beforehand. You can then enjoy the activity for as long as you want to. You also have the option to have lunch inside the facility after the tough sport. You can then head back to your accommodation and rest.
Highlights of Wall Climbing in Thamel
Experience the tough sport and enjoy the thrill of rock climbing indoors.
Get yourself ready for trekking and climbing adventures in Nepal.
Learn and improve your set of skills for wall climbing.
Enjoy the recreational activity indoors, away from the hustle of the city.
Stretch out and relax your muscles before or after a thrilling adventure on the hills and mountains of Nepal.
Key information for Wall Climbing in Thamel
If you have never tried wall climbing before, you can take a beginner’s climbing course.
The Astrek Climbing Wall opens from 8 AM to 8 PM on weekdays as well as weekends.
You will have to rent wall climbing shoes and a harness which costs NRs. 150 and NRs. 100 respectively.
You should wear comfortable clothing that is not very tight. You are going to be stretching your limbs in every way possible to make it to the top of the wall. Do not wear jeans or clothes that make it hard for you to move.
Make sure that your nails are trimmed as it will be easier to get a good grip.
You should not wear any jewelry.
You can call for reservations beforehand if you have limited time.
The belay service costs NRs. 100 (for 5 climbs)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Is wall climbing very hard?
Every person needs to practice enough to be able to get used to any sport. Fitness is a way of life and a sport like wall climbing is beneficial to improve physical strength. Wall climbing is a pretty tough sport. However, just like any other sport, you will be able to develop your climbing skills through practice.
Can children try wall climbing?
Many children start on a bouldering wall which does not require a harness or a rope. It is pretty safe for little children. They can just hop on the wall and try to grab a few holds before coming down. There is no specific age limit for children to try wall climbing. In Astrek Wall Climbing, there is a mini wall climbing facility for children.
Will it be busy?
Astrek Wall Climbing in Thamel was established not so long ago and there aren’t many wall climbing places in Kathmandu. So, it will be busy, mostly during weekends. Therefore, you can call for your reservation beforehand. You can get their contact information from the website link below:
What should I wear?
You should wear comfortable clothing that is not very tight. It is recommended that you do not wear crop tops and short pants so that it is suitable to use the harness. Proper sports shoes or hiking shoes are recommended to wear. Do not wear clothes like jeans that hamper your movements. Instead, wear flexible pants to enable easy movements.