Nepal is a landlocked country in South Asia and is also one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It is a piece of heaven on earth. Nepal is home to various Himalayan ranges along with numerous beautiful rivers and lakes. Also, this country is rich in unique flora and fauna.
Nepal is a multi-ethnic, multi-language and multi-culture country. It is rich in bio diversity and unique in geography. This country can be one of the best tourist destinations as there are number of tourist places to visit in Nepal.
Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. It is the center of history, art, culture and economy and a multi-ethnic population of Hindu and Buddhist religion in Nepal. Tourist Places to visit in Kathmandu Nepal are:
- Pashupatinath Temple
- Kathmandu Durbar Square
- Hanuman Dhoka
- Narayanhiti Palace museum
There are still lots of places to visit in Kathmandu. There are a lot of Temples, Stupas and other beautiful sites to visit in this city.
Pokhara is another beautiful city in Nepal rich in many beautiful lakes and temples. One can visit the places like, Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake, Rupa Lake, Maidi Lake, Barahi and Bindyabasini temple and many more. This city also offers the closer view Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu and Machhapuchre Mountains. The Mahendra Cave, Bat Cave and Gupteshwor are the famous caves to visit in Pokhara. Likewise, you can also visit David’s fall. It is an awesome waterfall in Pokhara.
Rara is the biggest and deepest lake of Nepal in Jumla and Mugu district. It also features Rara National Park. The park has a unique flora and fauna of various species. The lake itself is a popular destination with a rough route in western Nepal for trekkers.
Lumbini is the birth place of Lord Gautam Buddha. It is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in Rupandehi district. There lies a Lumbini garden with Maya Devi Temple, where queen Maya Devi gave birth to Lord Buddha. Also, you can see a stone pillar, The Ashoka Pillar along with four stupas there.
Janakpur City is also known as Janakpur Dham. It is the birth place of King Janak’s daughter Sita. Janakpur is also a popular pilgrimage site and every year many pilgrims comes here to celebrate the festival ‘Ram Nawami’.
Chitwan National Park
The Chitwan National Park is the first national park in Nepal. It is also listed in the world heritages site. This park has a total of 868 species of mammals, 544 species of birds, 56 species of herpetofauna, and 126 species of fishes. One can explore the park through Jungle Safari and see many protected animal like, one horn rhinoceros, Bengal tiger, and crocodile.
Bhote Koshi is the center of attraction for many tourists in Nepal. It is the place where you can enjoy the most adventurous sport like, bungee jumping as well as rafting.
Illam is a beautiful hill side area in the eastern part Nepal. This place is for the tea production. It has lush green tea gardens in the surrounding offering you a perfect place for sightseeing. People also visit this place for picnic. Antu Daada, Mai Pokhari, Salakpur, Gajur Mukhi and Mai beni are some of the places to visit in Illam.
Mustang is a historical place rich in natural beauty with cultural heritage lying in Dhaulagiri zone of Nepal. The Upper Mustang and Lower Mustang divide this place into two parts. The lower mustang is full of beautiful scenario whereas upper mustang is popular for adventurous trekking. Places to visit in mustang are Jomsom, Kagbeni, Lomanthang, and Muktinath Temple.
Gosaikunda Lake is one of the most famous religious and pilgrimage sites of Nepal. The Langtang National Park surrounds the area of this lake. Also, the mountain ranges with an amazing natural beauty and a forest surrounds the lake. Every year in August full moon day, Janai Purnima, thousands of pilgrims visit Gosaikunda. They take bath here as well as worship Lord Shiva.
Panch Pokhari is a group of five holy lakes. It lies in Sindhupalchowk district. This lake offers magnificent mountain views, stunning natural beauty along with a biological diversity. Many Hindus as well as Buddhists pilgrims visit Panch Pokhari, on the occasion of Janai Purnima.
Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp is the famous trekking destination. It lies in Solukhumbu district of Nepal. Further, it is the popular, exciting and challenging trekking route to Himalayan range. Taking a flight to Lukla, you move to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is the gate to Everest.
Tilicho Lake is one of the most popular sites in Manang district of Nepal. What makes it more delightful? It is the mountains of Tilicho, Nilgiri, Khangsar and the Muktinath Peak surrounds the Tilicho Lake.
Shey Phoksundo Lake
Phoksundo Lake is a fresh alpine water lake lying in Dolpa district. There are more than 20 stupas and a gompa in the eastern side of the lake. The snow capped mountain surrounds the lake and also makes it more beautiful.
A visit to this beautiful country will give much more than you expect. Thus, visit these tourist places in Nepal and make your trip more interesting.