5 (Five) Best Tourist Attactions In Nepal

Another option for your destination is Nepal. Nepal save a lot of interesting tourist attractions must visit. Nepal classified as a complete tourist destination because it is able to satisfy the thirst of tourists from various interest groups. Starting from trekking and climbing the highest mountain peaks of the world; hobby or sport touring adventures like biking, bungee jumping, paragliding,  water attractions such as rafting, kayaking, canyoning, boating, jet scooter, or just fishing. There is also ecotourism, jungle safari park, and hunting.

Nepal, a small country whose majority population are Hindu, Hindu history holding strong. This is evident from the number of Hindu temples and sites scattered there. Bordered by China and India, Nepal is not separated from the Himalayas. With eight of the ten highest peaks in the world are located here, the country’s natural landscape is certainly stunning.

Here are best tourist attractions in Nepal you must visit:

1. Kathmandu
KathmanduKathmandu is a city rich in tradition and spiritual. Many temples are scattered evidence of the genius of architects and local craftsmen. Kathmandu also like center ‘treasure trove’ for enthusiasts of history. Because, in here many buildings old palaces and the stupa monumental.

Kathmandu valley shaped like a basin in the middle of Nepal land , and surrounded by the world’s highest mountain ranges, there are two other historic city of Nepal, namely Patan and Bhaktapur. As Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur also paradise for old palaces and hundreds of Hindu and Buddhist temples. History of Kathmandu itself is very interesting to observe. Kathmandu Valley was once reputedly is a giant lake that was transformed into an area that could inhabited by Manjushree, by cutting one side of the foothill to drain out the water that soak the lake.

2. Lumbini
The Monastery of World PeaceLumbini is a pilgrimage site because that is where the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama or Buddha. Lumbini, is the Mecca of every Buddhist, being one of the four holy places of Buddhism. Lumbini is located at the foothills of the Himalayas in modern Nepal. Lumbini has a number of temples, including the Mayadevi temple, and others under construction. Also located here is the Puskarini or Holy Pond where the Buddha’s mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he, too, had his first bath, as well as the remains of Kapilvastu palace. At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, achieved ultimate awakening and finally relinquished earthly form.

3. Phokara
PhokaraPokhara valley is located right at the foot of the Annapurna and Machhapuchhre mountain in the Himalayas known for its beautiful lakes and its Himalayan landscape. Annapurna with nature conservation areas are favorite track route of the professional climber.

Pokhara valley, the ‘Jewel of the mid-west’ is a favorite of tourists from around world. Pokhara is destination for relaxation. Yet the valley has grown in recent years as the destination for adventures sports such as paragliding and ultra-light flights. With boating, bird watching, trekking and mountain biking as the other attractions.

4. Nagarkot
NagarkotFrom Nagarkot at an altitude of 2195 meters and is only 32 kilometers from Kathmandu, you can freely watch Himalayas stretch. That’s when it’s sunny. Highest mountains in the world with some of the peak, known as Sagarmatha (Everest), Kanchanjunga, Makalu, Dhaulagiri and Annapurna is seen extending from the east, north, to the west of Nepal. Many tourists come here to see the sunrise and sunset over the Himalayas, or just see the Himalayas from afar and the atmosphere of the city of Kathmandu.

5. Chitwan National Park
Chitwan National parkChitwan National Park is the first national park in Nepal. The park is located in south central Nepal, covering 932 sq. km. in the subtropical lowlands of the inner Terai. The area comprising the Tikauli forest from Rapti river to the foothills of the Mahabharat extending over an area of 175 sq. km. The Chitwan valley consists tropical and subtropical forests. Sal forests cover 70 percent of the park. Sal leaves are used locally for plates in festivals and religious offering. The park is home for more that 50 mammal species, over 525 birds, and 55 amphibians and reptiles. The endangered fauna found in the park area.

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