Top 5 Places to Visit in Nepal: Hey guys welcome to another article. This article will be special for the nature lovers as I am going to write about a place that has natural beauty and nothing more. Today I will be writing about the beautiful country Nepal. Nepal is not only famous for the beautiful Himalayan Mountains it is also known for many other places. So today’s post will not have Himalayan mountains but something more than that. Nepal has everything from tall mountains, greenery, and wildlife and yes also the spiritual connection. So in the following article I will be describing Top 5 places to visit in Nepal.
Top 5 Places to Visit in Nepal
Kathmandu is the capital and also the largest city in Nepal. This heart of country has a nice climate with warm days and cooler nights. You can enjoy many things here. Swayambhu also famous as monkey temple it has 350 steps through which you can climb up to the temple. This temple is a sacred place with Buddha as their god. Narayanhiti palace museum, Freak Street, thamel chowk where you can do shopping and eat some delicious food. Other sites are Kathmandu durbar square, garden of dreams, etc.. You can try trekking in Kathmandu’ valley and also try Bungee jumping.
2. Chitwan National Park
It is the first national park in the country and it was started in 1973. There are various animals in the park like 68 species of mammals, 544 species of birds, 56 species of herpetofauna and 126 species of fish. Here you would be able to see one Horned Rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tiger and Gharial Crocodile Bengal Florican, Slender-billed Vulture, White-rumped Vulture and Red-headed Vulture and many others. You can hire an elephant safari to explore this place more. You can also try Canoeing in the river. Like this there are many more things to do here.
Address:- Headquarters, Kasara, Chitwan, Nepal
Bhaktapur is famous as the city of devotees and it is also known as Bhadgaon. It lies to the east of the famous Kathmandu valley. This place is flooded with shrines, pagodas, monuments, temples, palaces etc. Here you will find each and every temple with beautiful carvings and wooden work that adds beauty to the place. If you visit this place you will get to see Hindu and Buddhist culture and rituals. Here you can see famous things of Nepal such as pottery work, paubha scroll paintings, papier-mâché masks, cotton cloth, woodcarvings, metalwork, jewelry and ceramic products, haku-patasi (black sari), black caps and Juju-dhau (yogurt).
4. Pokhara Valley
Pokahara valley will give you a glimpse of natural as well as cultural beauty. This place is second largest tourist attraction of the country. Pokahara valley will give you a beautiful collection of lakes and Himalayan Mountain. This place is famous for rafting and trekking. You can try trekking and rafting in Fishtail, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Some places which you can explore are Phewa tal Lake, Begnas lake, Rupa lake, Barahi temple, world peace pagoda, Devi’s fall, Gupteshwar gupha, and many others. You can also enjoy the Nepali culture and dance at these places.
Nagarkot is a famous village in Nepal that lies Northeast to Kathmandu. This place is famous for the mesmerizing view of Himalayan peaks. The best time to see this during sunrise or during sunset. This place has beautiful look by the surrounding of green pine trees and white Himalayan peaks. You can try trekking here which is practiced mostly in Nagarkot. Also you can visit some of the temples, shrines and pagodas over here that will show you the ancient culture of the country.
So, guys I think you got to know Nepal more than just Himalayan Mountain. I hope you enjoyed reading and are benefited a little. Thank you for reading and keep visiting.