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Best Things To Do in Nepal

Nepal is the land of snow Peak Mountains and Sherpas, home to the Yaks and Yetis, monasteries and mantras. This beautiful mountain country is located on the lapse of the south Asia wedged between the great Himalayas and steamy Indian plains, and offers the best things to do in Nepal like visit the Kathmandu valley, Chitwan National Park, Muktinath Temple, etc.
Nepal is a pure treat for the mountain lovers with its iconic and most extravagant rugged mountain trails. The mountain country is mainly contains seven states and seventy five districts with a population of about 26.4 million. It is also the 93rd largest country in the world according to the estimated area. This beautiful country gives any traveller, explorer or even adventure seekers a great deal to explore the Everest as it allows the climbers to train in order to climb the world’s highest peak. Not only just great mountain climbing is offered by the country for its travellers but also one can go river rafting on the roaring and screaming Nepali rivers or even can experience an adrenaline kick by bungee jumping into the Himalayan gorge.What else the mountain country have it in her bags?

 

Well as being the official landmark of thrill and exciting adventures the land of Nepal also gives you a never forgetting experience of some deadly and fun packed adventures like canyoning, climbing, kayaking, paragliding, and also the thrill of mountain bike riding on some world’s most outrageous places situated in the country.
Apart from thriller adventure activities the town also have a glorious hold of past. As estimated in the Wikipedia, the land of Nepal has a recorded history since the Neolithic age, with Hinduism as the core religion. Not only just that Nepal is also the birthplace of the great leader and founder of Buddhism, Gautama Buddha, who was born in the southern Nepal.
Nepal is a pure paradise for the adventure seekers and travel lovers which will make you enchanted in its own way. For the best things to do in Nepal, read below.

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Attractions

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Hanuman Dhoka

Founded during the 4thto 8thcentury, AD, Hanuman Dhoka is the royal palace in Kathmandu. This considerably expanded place is one of the most stunning destinations in the region. The sprawling palace, which was damaged during the 2015 earthquake is now extensively restored.

 After the restoration, people would be able to access the stunning courtyards and museums of this place without a hassle. The palace is impressive in mature. It is believed that Hanumana guarded important parts of this palace because of Lord Rama



Highlights:There’s a statue at this place that dates from 1672 AD and the god’s face seems to have disappeared due to application of vermillion by the devotees that come here from all over the world. The palace otherwise has large courtyards. Once the palace reopens, you can enjoy the handsome courtyard at the entrance and then, visit the Narsingha Statue or go to the audience chamber.

Location
:Kathmandu Square.

Timings
:Admission Fee with Durbar Square Ticket.

Price
:10: 30 am to 4 pm.
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Kathesimbhu Stupa

The 17thcentury rendition of the renowned Swayambhunath temple, Kathesimbhu Stupa is one of the most popular Tibetan pilgrimage sites in Kathmandu. Located between Thamel and Durbar Square, the stupa was built using the left over materials from Swayambhunath temple complex. It is set in a hidden courtyard, surrounded by smaller stupas, engravings and statutes. Although well maintained and intact, this UNESCO World Heritage Site witnessed minor damages in the 2015 earthquake.



Highlights
:In the northwestern corner of the courtyard there’s a beautiful pagoda dedicated to Hariti, the goddess of smallpox whereas the northeast corner is adorned with the Drubgon Jangchup Choeling Monastery.

Location
:Kathmandu, Nepal.

Timings
:The complex is opened for public access the entire day throughout the week.

Price
:There is no admission charges for entry into the stupa complex.
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Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve

Shuklaphanta is a wildlife hunting reserve in Kanchanpur district and is the most popular testimony of nature conservation in South Asia. It is the first national park of Nepal and is also included in the world heritage sites as well. The forest has always remained undisturbed which makes it the choicest wildlife reserve.

The reserve caters to some 24 species of mammals along with 350 species of birds and 14 species of fish. You will also find Nilgai and Jackal in this wildlife reserve.



Highlights
: The reserve has accommodated some 200 swamp deer along with 50 wild elephants and 30 tigers.

Best months to visit
: October to April.

Prices
: Rs.5000.

Location
: Mahakali, Nepal
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National Museum of Nepal

If you are a hard core history buff, this place is for you, where you will find many age old things reminding you of how once olden Nepal was. It is a very old museum and has some historic collection of arts, culture and paintings too. However one would also witness Buddhist gallery which has all the important information pertaining to Buddhism. The complete past of Nepal is neatly wrapped in this beautiful museum.



Highlights
: You would also find some wooden antiques along with bronze and copper. And you can also spot some amazing sculpture too.

Price
: Rs 150

Location
: Chhauni Road, Kathmandu.

Best time to visit
: Somewhere in October during evenings are the best time to visit.
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Kopan Monastery

Kopan Monastery is predominantly covered with Bodhi trees. Once upon a time this place was considered to be the residing place of astrologer for the king of Nepal. The view across this monastery is simply magical. It has accommodated some 360 monks, lamas, teachers and workers.

This monastery is the place where everybody residing here has devoted their time to study the teaching of Buddha Shakyamuni. Everybody is on the look around to follow the teachings of the founder Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Riponche.



Highlights
: Learn about the monastic tradition and how they live and what all did they practiced. Meditation, teaching and community services are some of the prominent features of this place.

Location
: Kopan, Kathmandu.

Best time to visit
: June.

Price
: US$25
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Ghorepani Hill

Experience stunning views of the Annapurna range. Enjoy eating hearty meals during this introductory trek. If you are interested in doing a safe, beginner’s level trek, then this oddly comfortable trek is the right option for you.



Highlights:The trek usually takes 2-5 days, depending on the tour you decide to go with. The energizing fresh mountains and the enthralling natural beauty of dramatic Annapurna range will cast an impression on your mind. The leisurely trip will also involve a cultural exchange, giving travelers the opportunity to meet and greet people from Nepali. The trek usually begins from Poon Hill and provides you a chance to discover Lake City of Pokhara.

Location: Poon Hill.

Things to keep in mind
: For this trek, don’t forget to take trekking boots and hiking socks with you. The temperatures can drop sometimes and therefore, carrying a fleece jacket, with a wind-protector is an ideal option.
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the Casino Royale

Take some time off! Feel free and enjoy your stay at Kathmandu by visiting Casino Royale. The place is a gaming and casino center that has over twenty games and thirty gaming machine. The property includes two restaurants as well, along with a hotel that supports over 110 rooms.

The place has several poker games that you can sit and enjoy, including baccarat, blackjack and flush, paplu and roulette. The place includes restaurant, coffee house and a bar as well where you can sit and take off your mind. This is a visit that will help you de-stress and rejuvenate, taking away the stresses of your life. At the same time, you can even book a hotel room and choose among the suites to stay comfortably.


 Location:The Casino is located in Kathmandu.

Cost
:USD 50-1000.

Best Time
:All around the year.

Difficulty Level
:Easy.
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Royal Botanical Gardens

Kathmandu can get quite crowded during the holidays. But if you want someplace peaceful and quiet, then there’s a perfect spot for you. It is the Royal Botanical Gardens. The place is quaint and great for walking and picnic. However, you might want to avoid it on Fridays and Saturdays, as schoolkids often visit the place then. While the place was slightly damaged during the earthquake, repairs are going on and the place will be back to its glory.


Highlights
:One of the main highlights of this place is the visitor center, where you can experience an enormous variety of Nepal’s flora. The place includes cactus house, orchid house and a tropical house as well. In the middle of the center is the coronation pond, with a pillar.

Location
: Godavari, Kathmandu.

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Traveller Tales From Nepal

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Suman Butt

27 March 2019

The sunrise from the top was awesome...i have never seen this beautiful sunrise in my life. nice tour

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YOGENDRA SINGH

22 March 2019

"nice journey "

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zaris nazari

10 February 2019

The bus was very nice and comfortable, we arrived in kathmandu on time

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What You Should Know More About Things To Do in Nepal

  • Q. What are the various activities that can be done in Nepal?

    Nepal is a land of various exciting activities that gives a traveller or an adventurer a nostalgic thrill. There are many activities that a tourist can do and along with that many beautiful and extravagant places to visit, while his or her stay in the land of mountains.

    •       Exploring the Pokhara lake
    •       A trek to the Everest base camp
    •       A visit to Patan
    •       Sunset at Annapurna Circuit
    •       Trip to Kathmandu
    •       The Langtang Trek
    •       Exploring Bhaktapur
    •       Sightseeing at Gokyo Lakes
    •       Finding peace at Lumbini
    •       Experiencing the Chitwan national park

  • Q. What are some of the best adventure sports in Nepal?

    People ask what is there to do in Nepal and we answer a lot many things that will make you go bananas over the place. The adventure country is filled with some exciting thrills to be experienced by the travellers and the adventurers. Some of the most exciting things are listed below.

    •       White water rafting
    •       Jungle safari
    •       Bungee jumping
    •       Mountain biking
    •       Paragliding
    •       Canyoning
    •       Zip flyer
    •       Heli skiing
    •       Everest sky diving
    •       Rock climbing

  • Q. What are the famous trekking routes in Nepal?

    Being surrounded by many beautiful mountains and lakes, going on a trek in the country is a magical experience that every visitor should experience. The country is famous for different kind of adventure and trekking activities that is why it provides some of the best trekking experience in the world.

    •       Everest base camp
    •       Annapurna Circuit trek
    •       Manaslu Circuit trek
    •       Ghorepani Poon hill trekking
    •       Langtang valley trek
    •       Upper Mustang
    •       Kanchenjunga base camp trek
    •       Annapurna base camp trek
    •       Gokyo Ri trek

    ·       Upper Dolpo

  • Q. Which are the famous trekking spots in Nepal?

    Do you want to get lost amidst of the beauty of the Himalayan Mountains while exploring the nature? Then going on a trekking exploration in Nepal is what you should do. Nepal provides the best and unique trekking experience in whole Asia with its beautiful camping and trekking experience with its best programme. Below mentioned are some of the spots/vendors you can get in touch with:

    •       Earthbound Expedition (Kathmandu)
    •       Happy Treks Nepal – Day tours (Pokhara)
    •       Nepal Eco Adventure (Kathmandu)
    •       Mountain Monarch Adventure
    •       Trekking team pvt. Ltd
    •       Mosaic adventure
    •       Nepal hiking team
    • Himalayan glacier trekking

  • Q. What are the best locations for river rafting in Nepal?

    Have you ever experienced rafting against the roaring waves of the rivers, going against the current, feeling the thrill? If not, then it’s time for a brand new experience in Nepal. The Himalayan country gives the best river rafting experience that are found nowhere in the whole Asia.  We have here some best places in Nepal to go exploring the river currents.

    •       The sun kosi
    •       The Trisuli
    •       The Tamur
    •       The karnali

    ·       The Kaligandaki

  • Q. Where can I do bungee jumping in Nepal? Is it safe and what is the cost?

    Jumping from an estimated height to the depth of the mountain with the help of a rope tied on your waist, is known as bungee jumping which is the most thrilling adventure one can ever experience. This thriller activity is done under the extreme supervision of many trained bungee jumpers who are experienced in their work so there is minimum or no danger to your life.

    ·       Bhote Kosi:  The place is just three hours drive from Kathmandu. Situated in the Tibetan border organised by the Ultimate Bungee Shuttle. The best time to go bungee is during the month of September, October, November and March. The price of one person for a bungee experience is 8200 if you are Indian or a Chinese and for locals, it’s 5500 rupees and for the foreign travellers it is 90 Euros.

  • Q. What is the best time to go for Mount Everest Trek? What will be the cost of a Mt. Everest trekking expedition?

    Mount Everest is one of the major attractions of the Himalayan country which serves as the major trekking and mountain climbing site in the world. The best time to visit the exquisite place is during the month from January to March. During this time the weather is not too cold and hazy and it becomes best for climbing and trekking. The cost of the trek depends upon the time and days one wants to go for climbing, although the cost of the Everest Base Camp trek starts from INR 40,000 onwards.

  • Q. How far is the Everest base camp from Kathmandu? What is the best time for EBC trek?

    The Everest base camp from the city of Kathmandu is not so far, it is in the distance of just 154 km from the city to the base camp. The EBC trek provides the best programme for the adventurers to explore the Everest.

    •       Best time to visit is during the month of spring and autumn.
    •       What to wear: Mainly winter clothes that will keep you warm in the freezing weather. At one point of time, expect yourself to be covered in a pair of hiking boots, 2 t-shirts, a long sleeve shirt for layering, 1 pair of trekking pants, and 2 pair of trekking socks.

  • Q. What is the best time to go for Annapurna Base camp trek? What will be the average cost of the trek?

    The second most important and popular trek after Everest is the Annapurna Base camp trek. It is one of the second most preferable treks in Nepal. The best time or month during when a traveller or an adventurer should opt for climbing to the Annapurna base camp is during the autumn or spring between the time of March and November.

    •       The cost of the trek to the Annapurna base camp depends on the type of trek you want to go in. The average price rate of the trek starts from 37280 in Indian rupees. This is the must to take trek in the Himalayan country.

  • Q. Which are famous places for wildlife safari in Nepal?

    The queen of mountain countries, Nepal is home to fourteen wildlife sanctuaries with expanding vegetation and wild animals. There are some wildlife sanctuaries present among them which provide a safari for the visitors and the tourists.

    •       Chitwan National Park

    ·       Bardia National Park

  • Q. What are the romantic places to visit on your honeymoon in Nepal?

    Who would have thought that Nepal can also serve as one of the best places for newly married couples, but it consists of some attracting and amazing places that are meant for couples on their honeymoon.

    •       Pokhara
    •       Kathmandu
    •       Nagarkot
    •       Bandipur
    •       Gorkha
    •       Daman
    •       Godavari

    ·       Chitwan

  • Q. Where one can do paragliding in Nepal? Is it safe?

    Nepal is home to some of the best paragliding programmes in the south Asia. The stunts and adventure is carried out by the paragliding experts so the danger of getting killed is minimum or even illegible.

    •       Flying Buddha paragliding
    •       Team 5 Nepal paragliding
    •       Sky bird paragliding

    ·       Advance paragliding

  • Q. Where can I go for Ziplining in Nepal? What is the average cost of Ziplining in Nepal?

    Nepal hosts the world’s most extreme Zipline which stands in a height of 600 meters, which is the largest, longest, steepest fastest Zipline in the world.

    •       Location: Sarangot, Pokhara

    ·       Cost: The average cost starts from 4552 in Indian currency.

  • Q. Which are some must visit temples in Nepal?

    Nepal is not only just home to mountains and thrilling adventures it is also a land of religion with an glorifying history on its back. There are some medieval and modern temples present in the country that one should visit for the blessing and to find peace.

    •       Pashupatinath temple
    •       Boudha stupa
    •       Changunarayan temple
    •       Kopan monastery
    •       Maya devi temple

  • Q. Which are the best cycling trails in Nepal?

    What is an adventure trip without any mountain cycling through the terrifying mountains? Nepal provides some best of the mountain cycling experience in the world.

    •       The epic Annapurna circuit finish – Jomson to Tatopani
    •       Dhobighat to Matatirtha

    ·       New year’s ride to Lakure via Surya binayak

  • Q. What are the best areas for shopping tour in Nepal?

    Nepal is the hometown of the best winter clothes one can find in the southern Asia. The country contains many different types of market with verities of food and clothing to be found nowhere else in the world.

    •       Best shopping centre
    •       City centre mall
    •       S.k handicrafts exports
    •       Gems paradise

    ·       Baber mahal revisited

  • Q. Which are the best places for yoga and meditation in Nepal?

    The land of Nepal is mostly influenced by the Buddhism that is why the people of the country are more prone towards meditations and yoga then to any other exercises. The country provides some major yoga and meditation houses where one can peacefully recite his or her prayers.

    •       Nepal yoga academy and retreat
    •       Tushita Nepal yoga retreats
    •       Sadhana yoga retreat centre
    •       Annapurna yoga ashram
    •       Nepal yoga home