5 Best Places to Visit in Nepal: Admist the beauty of nature, brimming with the exquisite pleasantness, where lies the highest Himalayan peaks, where thousands of immigrants make their way to relish in the charismatic landscape of pride. Yes! We are talking about Nepal. The country is a nature’s masterpiece with a gleam in every edge and its people that symbolizes the qualities of Gurkha soldiers and Sherpa climbers. It also holds some historic legends and marvelous attractions that allures tourist to the place.
Here are sorted 5 best places to see in Nepal:
Kathmandu City: The largest city in the country and also the capital. It brings to you the Kumari Ghar, popularly known as House of the Living Goddess, where lives the Royal Kumari of Kathmandu. According to tradition, young pre-pubescent girls are chosen for a day and worshipped as Goddess on specific occasions such as Navaratri or Durga Puja. The city is also a land of several majestic temples likes the Boudhanath Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Changu Narayan (the oldest in the city), and Dakshinkali.
Annapurna: Standing 8,091 meters high, Annapurna attracts millions of tourists here to take a glimpse of the gigantic mountain. It is the tenth highest peak in the world and is surrounded by brother mountains Annapurna II, Annapurna III and Annapurna IV that ranges between 7,000 – 8,000 feet height. It is so large that it also attracts professional climbers that try to make their way through and reach the peak.
Nagarkot: Nagarkot is another nature’s beauty, situated next to the Kathmandu Valley that gives tourists a panorama of the Himalayan delicacy. If you want to experience the artistic appeal of the sky above with changing colors, better visit this place when you step into the country.
Lumbini: The birthplace of Gautam Buddha, Lumbini is the most visited places in Nepal. Gautam Buddha was born in the popular garden of Lumbini, which soon turned into a place of pilgrimage. It houses the archeological remains linked with Buddha that makes the area a significant feature. The Sacred Garden spread across 8 sq. km. is the central charm of the place that holds all the valuables of the historical era. You’ll also find the commemorative Ashoka Pillar that was erected by the emperor himself.
Pokhara Valley: The place feels like paradise. Pokhara is situated amidst the two spectacular and magnificent Himalayan wall and peak of Annapurna. Within the arena, you get an amazing opportunity to take a glance at three wonders of Nepal. It is located 200 km. West of Kathmandu and is counted among the second most famous tourist destination in Nepal.
It doesn’t end here. Along with the mesmerizing nature’s elegance, the country also offers other fun and entertaining activities such as paragliding, rafting trip, boating, rock climbing, bungy jump, fly over mountains and a lot more. Don’t miss to check out the traditional and ethnic culture and lifestyle of its citizens. Now you know what the country has to offer you. So get started with booking hotels, flight tickets and make some place for yourself in the Outland.