You can find a lot of places to visit in Nepal. There are many options for tourists to choose from, including scenic, cultural and pilgrimage destinations.Nepal offers a variety of outdoor activities including historical, heritage and cultural sightseeing tours.
Nepal is the main destination for tourists who want to trek in Nepal, go mountaineering or rafting, as well as tour around famous tourist spots. You can go on wild-life safaris in the beautiful Chitwan and Pokhara national parks.
Kathmandu City Sightseeing Tour
Kathmandu City sightseeing Tour, one of the top tourist spots in Kathmandu. Kathmandu is home to a mix of modern and historic buildings as well as ancient religious sites.
Kathmandu and the neighboring cities Patan/ Lalitpur and Bhaktapur have many Worlds Heritage Sites as well as other places of interest. Kathmandu sightseeing takes you around the city, in the middle and at the outskirts. You can also enjoy a Kathmandu Durbar tour.
This square is home to an ancient palace, religious temples, historical monuments, and other attractions that are listed in the UNESCO global heritage site.
Visit Durbar square to see important places such as the resident Kumari, a young virgin goddess. Visit to Kathmandu is included in the tour. This pagoda temple is where Kathmandu’s current name derives its name.History has shown that the temple was built using the wood of one tree. Visit the old palace museum.
Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple)
The tour continues to the west of Kathmandu to reach Swayambhunath Stupa. It is popularly known by its monk-like name Monkey Temple because of the abundance Rhesus monkeys found in the area.
An ancient Buddhist Chaitya (or Stupa) of over 2,500 years stands on a green slope overlooking Kathmandu and the valley. Here one can enjoy views of snowcapped peaks to the north, and also view Kathmandu’s city.
One of the holiest temples in Hindu religion, located east of Kathmandu. The temple is a fine pagoda that has golden terraces and is dedicated to Lord Shiva, one the main gods of Hindu religion.
Shiva Ratri is a religious festival that celebrates Lord Shiva’s birthday in February. The temple is visited by thousands of devotees and pilgrims all over India and Nepal.
A large dome stupa of Boudhanath is located near Pashupatinath Temple. Also known as Mini Tibet or Little Tibet, it can be found just outside the temple. Local people reside in the Stupa Square of Tibetan origin and run shops, restaurants, and stalls. This area is home to a large Buddhist monument, surrounded by shrines and monasteries.
Patan/Lalitpur city Tour
Patan, also known by the name Lalitpur, means the city for arts and crafts. It’s located in the vicinity of Kathmandu City, where the two cities are separated by a bridge that crosses the holy Bagmati River.
Patan/Lalitpur is rich with ancient monuments. The Durbar (or Palace square) is a historic and religiously significant place. It also features a stunning work of art and architecture.
This area is situated in the middle of a busy market where you can view traditional Nepalese customs and culture, as well as make intricate handicrafts.
Tour to Bhaktapur City
Bhaktapur is another historical Kathmandu Valley city. It can be reached in the heart Bhaktapur by driving less than an hour from Kathmandu.
Tour of Bhaktapur will take you to the medieval period with its beautiful temples, old buildings and pagodas. This is an interesting place to see. The tour also takes you to Nepal’s ancient palace square. You will also be able to visit Golden Gate with its 55 windows.
This tour includes a visit Nyatapola Temple which is the most famous landmark in Bhaktapur, as well as other interesting sites.
Trekking to the Himalaya
Nepal’s main tourist destinations are Himalaya, as well as other exotic and scenic adventures. Nepal Himalaya, the country that is most popular for trekking and other outdoor adventure sports, is number one in Nepal for both trekking and mountaineering.
Trekkers from all walks can choose from many trekking regions, including popular areas and off-the-beaten paths. It is possible to travel off the main routes and explore mountain wilderness in harmony with tranquil surroundings and beautiful scenery.
Nepal Himalaya, in addition to the popular Everest, Annapurna, Langtang region trekking, offers remote and restricted adventure destinations. Everest Base Camp Trek , Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Everest Three Pass Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, and Kanchenjunga Trek are some of the popular treks in Nepal
If you are not visiting Pokhara, Nepal’s beautiful capital city, you will be missing out on the wonderful charms of Nepal Himalaya. Pokhara, which is famous for its breathtaking scenery, is one of the most popular touristic spots in Nepal. At a distance of only 35 km, the warm subtropical climate at scenic Pokhara is matched by alpine cooler mountains and high Himalayan peaks.
Pokhara is a beautiful holiday destination, with the majestic Annapurna Himalaya reflecting on its tranquil Phewa Lakes. Pokhara is the starting point for most treks to Annapurna or Mid-West Himalaya.
Chitwan National Park
There are sightseeing tours, scenic treks in the Himalaya and relaxing at Pokhara. Nepal has more to offer than the famous Chitwan National Park wild-life safari, which is Asia’s best park. Travelers can extend their holiday in Nepal Himalaya by visiting Chitwan, where they can relax in the dense tropical forest.
It is known for its elephant rides and safaris to look out for wild animals such as the rare and endangered Royal Bengal Tiger and One Horned Rhinoceros. Four types of deer and Crocodiles, along with more than 600 species of exotic birds.
The best places to visit in Nepal
Nepal is home to many more adventure sports than just the places mentioned. You can do white-water rafting in glacial rivers or mountain biking along Himalayan back trails.