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Seeing Hands Clinic

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Address: Kumari Marg, Jyatha, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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+977 1-4253513
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Seeing Hands Clinics offer a unique massage experience from...

Seeing Hands Clinics offer a unique massage experience from professionally-trained visually impaired massage therapists. It operates as a social enterprise, providing training and jobs for blind people in Nepal and is supported by a UK registered charity. There are three clinics in Nepal, two in Kathmandu and one in Pokhara.

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I visited this place for massage after reading the review in TripAdvisor. I had a very relaxing deep tissue massage by a male masseuse who is visually impaired. He was very good... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this place for massage after reading the review in TripAdvisor. I had a very relaxing deep tissue massage by a male masseuse who is visually impaired. He was very good at finding right pressure points and pressing them enough to relive my lower back pain and make my muscle relaxed. I think all his energy was coming to... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended to me by a friend. I first went to their partner place in Pokhara, twice actually. It was fabulous so I went back to get another massage in Kathmandu. My dad went as well, three times, and we can say one of the best massages ever! Thank you!!!

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Province of Girona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very relaxing massage with oil. Very quiet place and friendly staff. The massage was very good and it was nice get away from Katmandu caos, noise and traffic for a while.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have had a lot of massages in different areas of the world and this one is definitely up there with the best. Reasonably priced and they definitely know what they are doing with the sports massage. Perfect to loosen any sore areas after trekking in the country! Nice to feel like you are supporting a good cause at the same... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I discovered the clinic when I was in Kathmandu in 2015 and was so impressed. I have a recurring issue from an old whiplash injury and periodically need physio. I usually need several weeks of treatment but Ramji sorted it out in just two sessions. I'm back in Kathmandu and despite very bad pain and tension headaches, I was feeling... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I tell everyone I meet in Kathmandu, or anyone I know will be lucky enough to visit there - how amazing this place is! A friend recommended it to me 2 years ago and I can't thank her enough. I literally wish I could go every day! Last month I visited Nepal for more trekking and I literally got off... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I do not exaggerate. Years and the way of living had left traces on my body. Too much sitting, lack of exercise or (at least) long walks were main reasons why my once sports body became ruined by negligence. My therapist was Laxmi - small, charming and shy person who did a real miracle. When I was asked what kind... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I have visited their Patan branch twice. This is the first time am visoting a massage centre so no baseline for comparision. But what I can say is that They are great! Ramji attended to me and both the times i liked it. Sudipta

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you, thank you, thank you! After the Remedial Sports Therapy I went straight home and slept for two hours! What a wonderful experience. I will be back.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I've reviewed resorts and their spa amenities across the globe for years and I was taken aback to find my no.1 pick in a small lane in Thamel district Kathmandu, Nepal. I have no words except - 'treat yourself to the best massage in the world'.

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