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Pilgrims Book House

Chaksibari Marg, Thamel | JP Road, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 980-3926019
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Do not buy postcard

I think it is a unique bookstore that worth a visit. However do not buy postcard and post it using... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
sayoon42
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
the best book store in the city

Best book store in Kathmandu. Books are everywhere and i am impressed with the service and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
programcn5
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Phuket, Thailand
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We specilalize in books on everest, mountaineering and trekking, himalayas, religion, buddhism, hinduism, philosophy, yoga,nepal, tibet, china, central asia, erotica,fiction & non-fiction, children books, health, cookery, flora and fauna,rare and out of print books. We also deals in stationary items, calendars, handicrafts, arts, clothing,aroma and incense, herbal cosmetics, soaps.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Chaksibari Marg, Thamel | JP Road, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

I think it is a unique bookstore that worth a visit. However do not buy postcard and post it using the mailbox in the store. I have bought 11 postcards and dropped them into that mailbox on 9 November 2017. It has yet to reach...More

Thank sayoon42
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Namaste ! We take postcards to Nepal Post office, after that it is their responsibility to deliver it to respective counties. Thanks

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Best book store in Kathmandu. Books are everywhere and i am impressed with the service and facilities.

Thank programcn5
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Namaste! Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

The first time I entered was 1988. The real bookshop with real booksellers didn't exist in Kathmandu that time. Only "Pilgrim" was a real bookstore and Mr Tiwari, the owner, a real bookseller. Today it is part of the story of Kathmandu and Thamel. For...More

Thank Mberti
PilgrimsBookHouse, Owner at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Namaste! Thank you so much for sharing the memories and part of our journey. It is so nice to hear from our old visitors ❤️❤️

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Books everywhere!!! There are 3 floors worth of books!!! Choices are plenty from various genres. Definitely should visit in Kathmandu...

Thank Christina L
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thanks and Namaste ❤️😀😎

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Really impressed with this place, they definitely cater to the inquisitive traveler. Ranging from books on develop to the mysteries of Buddhism and Hindu. There are various sections with incense, as well as, books for children and adults!

Thank abhane
PilgrimsBookHouse, Owner at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Namaste! Thanks for the review and describing the bookshop in such wonderful words ❤️❤️

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing bookstore!!! Floor after floor and room after room with books of all kinds of genres. Inspiring! They also sell textiles, notebooks, tea, soaps, and more. Wanted to buy the whole store. Favorite book shop!

Thank Miriam Anine Ba... O
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Namaste! Thanks for describing about the bookstore, your words and feedback gives us immense pleasure 😀❤️

Reviewed 24 April 2017

I come here everytime I visit Kathmandu. There is a great collection of Nepal/Himalayan related books (novels, non-fiction, coffee table) as well as a very good stock of mainstream titles. The back of the shop sells a lot of knickknacks and it's like a treasury...More

Thank zzzzzzgirl
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Namashkar! We highly appreciate your words, and will continuously try to add more options of products for the customers. Thanks for a lovely feedback ❤️❤️

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Coming from a family of booksellers this place felt like home like proper book shop with some ad-ons a lot o subjects available and well organized good prices nice people was there 3 times in one week just couldn't stop myself!

Thank Mário R
PilgrimsBookHouse, Owner at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Namaste! Thanks for such a lovely review. ❤️❤️

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

A book is a gift that you can open again and again. And I finally got this gift when I visited Pilgrims book house. A place where I spend 3 hours and wanted to stay there for more. At first the books attracted me but...More

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PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Hello! Kindly Visit again, & thanks for the review!

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Books wash away from the soul the dust of everyday life, and pilgrims bookhouse is so far the best book house which can wash all the dust away from our souls. The interior out there is soo peaceful as it devotes the art and culture...More

Thank Khushboo U
PilgrimsBookHouse, Manager at Pilgrims Book House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Hi, Thanks for the lovely review.

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