Nepal, unquestionably one of the most desirable destinations for adventurers worldwide. Many visitors come for its challenging Everest Moutain conquer, yet the country boasts more than just the summit.
Here are some of the best things you enjoy in Nepal
Visit Chitwan National Park
A trip to Chitwan, the first Nepal national park allows you to spot Bengal tiger, sloth bears, Asian elephants, leopard, wild cats and rhinos. This 332 square miles park is also home to more than 500 bird species.
Visiting Chitwan means you not only experience the diverse nature but also learn much about Thura people in their villages.
Adventure in Pokhara
Mostly known for the pristine lake of Phewa, Pokha is a perfect base for sports and adventures. There is a wide array of trekking routes ranging from Poonhill, Annapurna Base Camp to Annapurna Circuit.
If you fancy mountain biking, it is hard to resist the dirt trails around the city. Adventure-minded travelers also come here for paragliding and boating.
Market hopping in Kathmandu
Explore the colorful market of Kathmandu is a must-try experience for any first timer. From large collection of materials and clothes to exotic foods stall where you can taste Thukpa noodle, Kathmandu market has something to offer for its visitors.
Fly Over the Himalayas
An easy way to appreciate the wonders of Nepal, scenic flight over Himalayas offers a closer view to the regional’s stunning landscapes.
Flight include Mt. Makalu, Mt. Gosaithan, Mt. Dorje Lhakpa, Mt. Gauri-Shanker, Mt. Pumori and the Grand Daddy of them all – Mount Everest.
Wander in Bhatapur Old Town
Located in the east part of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur is really well preserved as an ancient city. You’ll quickly get inspired by the rich local culture reflecting through old temples, and fine wood, metal and stone artwork. The timeless town is very photogenic with its back drop of snow-capped mountains.
Rafting on the Karnali River River
Nepal has many river to explore: Seti River, Bhote Koshi River, Kali Gandaki River, Tamu, etc. Trishuli River is one of the most popular destinations for rafting thanks to its clear water, filled with plentiful rapids. If you want to challenge yourself with a thrilling water experience for 1-3 days, Trishuli River is a good place to start.
Lumbini – centre of Buddhism
Known as the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Lord Buddha, Lumbini is a great pilgrimage sites for Buddhist practice. There is no better place to travel back to the past in Nepal through the area’s various monasteries.
For those who want to master Yoga at a very authentic place, Pranamaya has wide range of classes for you to do so.
Nested right at the foothill of the Himalaya, this Tibetan Buddhist monastery is famous for Yoga courses with different levels : classical yoga, meditation, Astanga, Vinyasa flow and more.
Presenting Nepal’s green wonders and budding wildlife, Lang Tang is a favorite trek route for those who want to travel further than ordinary trails.
The whole trip is packed with spectacular river valleys, delightful foods, friendly encounters and untouched mountains.
Trekking to Everest Base Camp
This life time adventure is totally unparalleled to all the other treks in the world. You may not be able to reach the summit of Everest but conquering this base camp brings you a huge sense of achievement.
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