Nepal, a tiny landlocked country located at the base of the Himalayas, is one of the most beautiful countries in the world because of its appearance. Known as the land of the mountains, out of the ten highest peaks in the world, Nepal possesses eight. Nepal is known for its natural beauty, biodiversity, ethnic, linguistic and social diversity, and its cultural and historical wealth. The country has many national parks, rivers and lakes, where visitors can see a variety of flora and fauna and can enjoy rafting and boating. Nepal offers many other amazing things to its visitors. Nepal tour can be the best package for the one who’s willing to explore the natural beauty, and as well as cultural and historical significance in a low budget.
List of the top five most amazing things to do in Nepal
Trekking: Every year thousands of tourists visit Nepal for trekking, as it is one of the most adventurous activities in Nepal. For trekking, Nepal provides various options to the trekkers. Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Jomsom Muktinath Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, and so on, are some of the renowned trekking journeys of Nepal. Apart from these, Mardi Himal Trek, Tsum Valley Trek and Gokyo Valley Trek are few more trekking destinations that one can go for. While trekking, the trekkers get a chance to explore scenic landscapes, beautiful monasteries, unbelievable views of mountain ranges, the diverse culture of local people, rich wildlife in their natural surroundings, and many more. The path leading you to the Himalayas seem like the one guiding you to heaven. The best months for trekking In Nepal is October and November. During these months, the skies are clear because of the recent monsoon, and the climate is pleasant. Due to this, the people can trek during the daytime, and as well as in the early morning and late evening. Nepal is a land of promises and adventures. The tourists challenge themselves and set records by reaching the targeted destination. Nepal is like a dreamland that provides opportunities to everyone to get close to the Himalayas, at least once in their lifetime.
Bungee Jumping: Bungee Jumping is one of the most thrilling adventure sports in the world, and Nepal provides numerous opportunities to perform it. In Nepal, Bungee Jumping is performed on the bank of Bhotekoshi River. The mesmerizing view that one can enjoy at the bungee jumping location is one of the most unique ones in the world. The natural environment that Nepal provides for this sport cannot be found anywhere. During the jump, the view and feel of the fast-flowing water of Bhotekoshi river make it the most thrilling experience. For bungee jumping, a 160 m wide steel suspension bridge has been constructed over the Bhotekoshi River. The height of the bridge is 3600 ft. The bungee jumping spot can
be reached within a 3 hr long drive from Kathmandu Valley, and the distance covered within this time is 100 km. The suspension bridge was constructed by a Swiss Construction Company, with the finest materials. The ropes used for the jump are of high quality and the trainers are experienced. All these features ensure the utmost safety of the jumpers.
Rafting: Nepal has a reputation for being the best rafting destination in the world. Being the land of the mountains, Nepal is the home to a few of the fastest flowing rivers in the world. The rivers crisscross through hills, allowing the tourists to experience the wilderness in them. Freezing water, sandy beaches and awesome climate, with mesmerizing views, make the journey truly special. Rafting is performed on Bhotekoshi River, Trishuli River, Seti River, Kali Gandaki River, Marsyangdi River, Sunkoshi River, Arun River, Karnali River, Tamur River, and so on. The best time for rafting in Nepal is from September to early December, and from March to early June. There are dozens of companies in and outside Kathmandu
valley, claiming to be the best companies to organize rafting. As a safety measure, the trainers train the tourists before rafting, and it is suggested that the enthusiasts choose the best and the most reputed rafting company as their rafting service provider.
Paragliding: Paragliding is for those who wish to experience flying in the air. Who doesn’t want to fly and feel the thrill? Performing paragliding does not need experience, but a lot of guts. In Nepal, it is performed in Pokhara, beside Fewa Lake. While you’re in the air, performing paragliding in Nepal, you get the chance to enjoy bird’s eyes view of the giant Phewa lake, lush jungles, significant temples and monasteries. The view of the blue water in the lake, the greenery of the forest, the beautiful Buddha temple, and magnificent Macchapucchre Mountain, make the sport an exciting and unique experience. For safety purpose, the well trained and experienced trainers make sure to train you before the ride. The paragliding spot is in Pokhara, which is only a 6 hr long ride away from the Kathmandu valley.
Jungle Safari: Nepal is a wealthy nation when it comes to biodiversity. Jungle Safari is a great eco-tourism package for the tourists. Just as the Himalayas are famous for trekking and hiking, the lower and inner Terai of Nepal is famous for wildlife habitats. The jungle safari ride is a great way to explore the wildlife and their habitats. There are many national parks in Nepal, where you can go for jungle safari rides and spot the wild animals, rare plants, and many more. Jungle Safari is performed on elephants, jeeps, canoe, and so on. A walk in nature with bird viewing is another form of jungle safari. The jungle safari ride is performed in Chitwan National Park and Bardiya National park.
In Chitwan National Park, people get the chance to spot the famous endangered Bengal tiger, Indian One-Horned Rhino, Sloth Bear, Langur Monkey, Wild Boar, Leopard, many types of Deer, over 400 species of colourful birds, crocodiles on the bank of Narayani River, and many other species of fauna. Chitwan National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Bardiya National Park is the most undisturbed forest of the western Terai. It’s a once in a lifetime experience to visit the park and view some of the most endangered species of animals and birds. Endangered Royal Bengal tiger Is also found in Bardiya National park. Apart from tigers, endangered rhinoceros, Swamp Deer, Black Buck, Gharial Crocodile, Gangetic Dolphins, and so on, can be found here. Going on a jungle safari ride is an opportunity to explore a variety of species of flora and fauna, and encounter their habitats.
To sum up, Nepal tour is an extraordinary package where you can explore the natural beauty, cultural diversity and historical richness. Nepal can be considered as a paradise because of all its heritage. Nepal has something to offer to everyone.