Must do Things in Pattaya
Everest Base Camp Trek
The trek every trekker around the world has always dreamt to take. Everest Base Camp takes you to the base camp of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest, standing tall with a height of 29,100 feet above the sea level. Taking you through remote villages, Himalayan forests, and rocky terrains, the trail leads you to the point from where you can relish the up-close vistas of the grandest mountain peak.
17,600 feet is the highest altitude you get to be at on this trek, and reaching at such a height is definitely not a cakewalk. The trek challenges you mentally as well as physically but is surely a rewarding one.
Best Time: April, May, September and December.
Price: Starts from INR 41,500
Difficulty Level: Moderate to Difficult
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Offering delights for adventure junkies in many forms, Annapurna Base Camp Trek is counted among the most popular treks in the world. The world’s 10th highest peak is a part of the Annapurna massif, which makes this trek all the more fascinating for trekkers and compels them to test their mettle in the realm of Himalayas.
All through the trail, snow-blanketed towering mountains surround you, offering ample opportunities for landscape photography. The most prominent peak you get to witness in all its glory while on this trek is Machapuchare. The trek starts at Ghandruk near Pokhara. From culture to nature, there is a lot for you to enjoy on this Himalayan trek.
Best Time: March, April, May, September, and October.
Price: Starts from INR 27,000
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Upper Seti River Rafting in Nepal
Seti is a popular destination for water adventures in Nepal, and one of the best ways to enjoy the thrill is to indulge in river rafting experience. Not only you get to enjoy the fun of river rafting, but also the beauty of nature that will be your constant companion during the experience. The river is surrounded by extremely scenic landscapes.
There will be a trained guide with you to ensure your safety and to make sure you enjoy the activity to the fullest. Owing to all that it has on offer, rafting experience in Seti River is something no thrill seeker should miss out on while in Nepal.
Best Time: November and March
Price: Starts from INR 3,180
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Mount Everest Flight in Nepal
For all the non-mountaineers, these flight can be the best thing for you to experience. The mountain flight will leave you completely thrilled and exhilarated.
Highlights: Mountain flights over Mount Everest offers you some of the best views.
Best time to visit: September and May because a bad weather can really spoil the mood for a Mountain Flight.
Prices: Rs 14,697
Zip Lining in Nepal
The blood pumping ride will leave you completely thrilled in the end. And the picturesque view will leave you totally jaw dropped.
Highlights: The best zip line is the one which operates from Pokhra at the elevation of 1592 m.
Best time to visit: Winters are the most favourable months for trying this adventure sport.
Prices: Rs 5,733 per person.
Difficulty Level: High, all the zip lines are carefully engineered. The weight of the individual passenger should not be more than 120kg.
Bungee Jumping in Nepal
Highlights: Take a jump from one of the 3rd highest natural jump in Nepal where you can experience the natural valleys around it for a longer duration.
Best time to visit: November through February.
Prices: Rs 5,732
Difficulty Level: High, however, trained professionals can definitely help you in the task.
Paragliding in Nepal
Highlights: Pokhara is however the best place for paragliding in Nepal.
Best time to visit: The season starts in September and ends in early June.
Difficulty Level: High, the risks involved are huge especially during the take-off and the landing time when there is a sudden change in the wind. However you have a reserve chute for a safe landing.
Prices: A standard flight of 30 minutes will cost you somewhere around Rs. 7714
White Water Rafting in Trishuli river
The unexpected rapids will give you a challenging task which will make you want more. Just imagine the experience from the breath-taking heights of the Himalayas.
Highlights: Trishuli river can be the best water rafting spots.
Difficulty Level: High, however with the help of the trainers, people of all age group can experience white water rafting.
Prices: Rs 4,410
Take a UltraLight Flight Experience in Pokhara
It is an amazing thing to view the whole world beneath you. The Ultralight sport gives you an opportunity to see the verging beauty of nature.
Highlights: Annapurna adventurous camp range around the Fishtail peak is one of the most heavenly experience you can ever have.
Best time to visit: Early Autumn to early spring is the best time. This exhilarating sport will leave you completely thrilled.
Difficulty Level: High, you can get trained by professionals to make it easier for you.
Prices: 7,716 per person
Visit Boudhanath (Stupa)
The place has seen many traders and travellers offering prayers to their lord here, as the Stupa is considered to be the tomb of the remains of Kassapa Buddha. With a lot of legends attached to the place, it is one of the best places to visit in Nepal and easily deserves to be called so.
Visit Swayambhunath Stupa
The temples are painted with the eyes and eyebrows of the Buddha with the number 1 in local script painted as the nose of the lord, which is a sight to behold in itself.
Timings: Open 24 hours throughout the Year
Price: Rs 200 for foreign nationals to go to the Swayambhu Stupa
Chitwan National Park Wildlife Safari
One of the major comebacks in Nepal is the Chitwan National Park Wildlife Safari. The best way to experience these Chitwan National Park Wildlife Safari is by staying in nearby luxury lodges. The dense jungle and the absolute quietness in the place makes spotting animals much easier.
Highlights: Elephant Breeding Centre and Bird Education society are some of the important places to see.
Best time to visit: January to March.
Difficulty Level: Just follow the instructions of your tour guide.
Visit Phewa Lake
The second largest lake in the country, it is extremely famous for the natural beauty, the Barahi Temple which is based on an island in the lake, and the mirror-like reflections of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Machhapuchhre in its waters.
Skydiving Above Mount Everest
Highlights: Sky diving above Mount Everest will surely be a terrific experience in Nepal.
Best time for visit: October is the best month for trying sky diving.
Prices: Rs 3.7 Lacs per person
Difficulty Level: High, if you have any medical condition it will be good if you can take prior approval from the doctor.
With a lot of temples in the area, the most famous being the Mayadevi Temple, the spiritual degree and the air of serenity is something that attracts a large number of people every year. It is a must visit place to visit in Kathmandu.
Location- Rupandehi District
Go Underground at Siddha Gufa
You can easily complete the trek to and from Bandipur in about 90 minutes one way or can take a hike from Bimalnagar and reach the cave in about 45 minutes.
Go for Trekking Expeditions in Nepal
Highlights: You can try Manaslu Circuit Trek, Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek and Upper Mustang Trek amongst others are the famous ones.
Best time to visit: Mid of September to mid of December is the best time for trekking.
Difficulty Level: High, one has to be of good health and should be fit to avoid great exertion.
Price: Rs 4,300 Rs per day per person and this price is all inclusive of guide service, porter, accommodation, meal, TIMS permit and transportation for trekking.
Suggested Read: Everest Base Camp Trek, Nepal 2019
Go for Paramotoring
The birth of paramotor took place when paragliders were finding it extremely difficult to take off from a flat ground. It is an opportunity to view the magic of the mountains.
Difficulty Level: High, for your safety there is a trained professional who will accompany you.
Price: If you want a basic 5 day course it will be of Rs 30,000.
Best months: October through May.
Pokhara Mountain Biking
For every true rider, mountain biking should definitely be in their bucket list. The unforgettable box of memories that you will carry will be treasured by you for a lifetime.
Highlights: Pokhara mountain bike adventure will show you all the trails which you might not seen before that will truly leave you inspired. However you can also go for the Kathmandu valley which is an equally adventurous spot.
Best time to visit: February and April are one of the best.
Difficulty Level: High, this is indeed a vary dangerous activity and should only be tried after an regress training
Visit Hanuman Dhoka Temple
The statue itself dates back to 1672. The door is the entrance to the complex of Palace inside and is also the entryway to the Nasal Chok, Mul Chok, Mohan Chok and the Tribhuvan Museum, which exhibits the royal belongings of King Tribhuvan.
Canyoning & Canyoning in Rupa Taal
It is a completely beautiful mind and body experience which lets you unleash some of the forbidden places.
Highlights: The stretch between Kathmandu and Pokhara on the way to Chitwan is the best place for Canyoneering.
Best time to visit: November and December is the best time for Canyoneering.
Prices: Rs 6243
Difficulty Level: High, since it involves travelling in rugged settings and needs route finding travel skills too.
Camping near Mount Everest
The camping experience brings you really close to nature and will let you experience the peace and tranquillity which is hard to find in the city life. And the exhilarating experience will leave you truly mesmerized.
Highlights: Everest Base Camp is the best place for camping in Nepal.
Best months to visit: March and April are the best months for camping.
Difficulty Level: Medium, as you need to have a minimum level of fitness for bearing the extreme weather conditions.
Fishing in Betrawati River
It is time for all the tolerant fishing enthusiasts who can have the best fishing experience in Nepal.
Highlights: You can have an amazing fishing time in Betrawati which takes approximately four hours to end. This tour will completely quench your thirst for fishing.
Best time to visit: Post monsoon which is October and November are the best time for such an expedition.
Prices: Rs 12,120 for six passengers.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Bardia National Park
Apart from the Royal Cats, the place is also home to alligators and one-horned rhinoceros which are also equally majestic sights to capture at least once.
Hand Gliding in Sarangkot
This thrilling sport allows you have bird’s eye view of mountains and other scenic beauties.
Highlights: Sarangkot is the place for these flights to take off for all the hang gliding experiences. You can simply have a majestic view of monasteries, temples and mountains.
Best time to visit: November and December.
Difficulty Level: High, the weather is an important consideration for hang gliding and many professionals say that hang gliding is more about the attitude than the skill sets.
Prices: Rs 10,000
Stand Up Paddle-boarding in Phewa Lake
The stand up paddle boarding was named after the famous Waikiki beach boys
Highlights: Phewa Tal Lake will be an ideal location to try the enjoying ride of Stand-up paddle boarding.
Best time to do: May and June is the best time for this sport.
Difficulty Level: High, you might find an initial level difficulty to balance the stand up paddle.
Prices: Rs 22,000
Explore Kathmandu and Pokhara on a Bike
It lets you explore each and every corner of beautiful Nepal. As the fresh breeze touches your face, you surely will have the most amazing experience.
Highlights: You will find a good route to ride a bike in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Prices: Rs.1000 to Rs 2000.
Difficulty Level: High, the roads of Nepal are not easy to ride, hence you have to be a lot careful while driving.
Best time to visit: December to February
Rock Climbing on Nagarjuna and Khumbu Mountain
You will feel as if you have accomplish something really great. Climbing rocks will make you feel that there will be rough times in your life but it is upto you how to overcome them.
Highlights: Nagarjuna and Khumbu rock climbing are the popular spots for rock climbing.
Difficulty Level: High and you need to be physically fit to undertake this sport.
Prices: Rs 3,300 which includes lunch, transport, equipment and instructor.
Best time to visit: Spring is the most favourable time for such activities in Nepal.
Pony Trek Expedition
Highlights: Pokhara to Sarankot, Pokhara to Begnas Lake and Jomsom/Muktinath are the best places for Pony trek in Nepal.
Best months to visit: Mid-September to Mid-November is the best time.
Difficulty Level: Medium, the basic that is expected out of you is to be physically fit and should be well versed with mountain climbing.
Prices: Rs 5,000
Hiking in Annapurna and Langtang
Highlights: Hiking in Annapurna and Langtang are the best places.
Best time to visit: March to June, September to November.
Difficulty Level: Medium, if you can walk uphill for few hours then you find a suitable trek for you in Nepal.
Prices: Rs 800 per day if you are hiking without porters.
Hot Air Balloon Ride over Mount Everest
You can enjoy the beautiful Himalayan ranges at the background. The frosty look of the mountains will leave you totally jaw dropped.
Highlights: Hot air balloon ride over Mount Everest.
Best months to visit: October, November and March.
Difficulty Level: High, if you want to reach the crossing then you definitely have to prove your physical strength.
It attracts thousands of visitor from all around the world because of the adventure and excitement that comes along with it.
Highlights: A not to miss thing is The World Elephant Polo Tournament which will showcase the true spirit of this sport.
Best months to visit: November.
Difficulty Level: High, you have to be trained enough to play this sport and have to also follow some strict rules.
Boating in Phewa Tal Lake
Highlights: You can have the best boating experience in Phewa Tal Lake of Nepal. You can savour some authentic Nepalese food around the lake as there are many cafes and restaurants.
Best time to visit: Winters are the most preferred time of the month.
Prices: Rs.130 per hour.
Difficulty Level: Medium
It is the best way to feel fit and after immense training you will end up feeling wonderful.
Highlights: You can learn karate at International Martial Arts Association where people can learn and perform Karate.
Best months: Summer is definitely not the season, however winters can be the best time for learning Karate.
Prices: 50 Rs for girls and 100 Rs for boys.
Difficulty Level: High
Peak Climbing at Singu Chuli Peak
Highlights: You can try the Singu Chuli Peak which is one of the highest trekking peak.
Difficulty Level: High, you need to have physical strength for peak climbing adventure.
Best months to visit: Mid of September and mid of December is the best month for trekking in Nepal.
The monks recite sutras where you can feel the positive vibrations. Feel the vibrations which will make you feel as if you are in trance. You might find several monasteries which are not just beautiful but at the same time are truly peaceful too.
Highlights: Kopan Monastery in Kathmandu is a must watch in Nepal.
Best time to visit: October.
Nepal has predominantly surrounded by many Buddhist temples in and around.
Highlights: Pashupatinath is the famous temple to visit in Nepal.
Best time to visit: Mornings are usually the best time to visit temples.
Prices: Rs 1000
The Kathmandu Durbar Square is also known as the Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square owed to the prominent statue of the Hindu God Hanuman at the very entrance of the square.
Tibetan Refugee Camp
With the initial numbers in the proximity of about 1000 people, the numbers dwindled as many of the Tibetan refugees moved to India for better living conditions.
Visit Namche Bazaar
It is also the gateway to higher Himalayas and some of the most dangerous altitudes of the world. It is replete with small cafes and lodges for people who come trekking in this area. Because of such close proximity to Everest, it is also a place to acclimatize on the way to the Everest Base Camp.
Even many of the ancient paintings stand testimony to this fact that gambling was even practiced according to the ancient scriptures.
Highlights: You can visit Casino Royale which is one of the best place for gambling.
Prices: No entry fee for Casino Royale.
Best time to visit: Although there is no specific time, however, October is the best time.
The water in falls comes from the Phewa Lake reservoir. This place is a famous attraction for visitors from all around the world who come here to witness the beauty and pray at the nearby Gupteshwor Mahadev cave.