We are located in the historic town of Patan in the Kathmandu Valley. Amidst buildings and architecture well over 100 years old, Patan is home to many ancient enduring festivals , such as the nightly religious celebrations which keep this town vibrant and festive. Our neighborhood is rich with artisans of all kinds displaying their artistic mastery on canvas and in wood, stone, brass and bronze. Himalayan Crossroads operates out of Patan because of its cultural history and more importantly, because it is a community of people who are aspiring to maintain a healthy balance of heritage preservation and tourism. Patan is also conveniently located 20 minutes away from the center of Kathmandu.