7 THINGS TO DO IN NEPAL

7 THINGS TO DO IN NEPAL

Nepal carefully mingles its progress in the future while still firmly holding the traditional roots and cultural identity. Trekking in Nepal is not the chief option for traveler; you can also indulge unique and artistic historical sites in the country. The daring sports, wildlife tours, sightseeing of some perfect sites and valley, tour of the mighty Himalayas and the spiritual rivers are some of the things one needs to achieve on their trip to Nepal. It is a country which is in the clench of renovation. Nepal is normally famous for adrenaline exploration; however, Nepal isn’t about adrenaline sports only, as it can also be viewed as a cultural and architectural eye-opener. The hope of eyewitness grandiose views of the Himalayas is forever very alluring along with the best view points in Nepal that propose breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas. The call of the mountains for trekking in Nepal or mountaineering or hiking or the cultural and historic descriptions of the nation seems to attract the travelers. Satiated of breath-taking sceneries and fulsome experiences, Nepal also has the appeal of cultural heritages, natural heritages, and mighty mountains.

  1. Hiking in hills

You can unleash diverse cultural aspect and true sights of the hilly region of Nepal within a limited timeframe through hiking.  Hiking is one of the most excellent ways to realize the warm beauty of the country take pleasure in the local environment of the area. Moreover, the system of home stay offers you ample of time to mingle and connect with the local Nepalese people. The hills neighboring the Kathmandu valley with their regularly spaced tea houses offers a good resting place for power recover during hiking. Nepal has many places that are appropriate for a short hike to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city life.

  1. Himalayan Trekking

Trekking can be regarded as an invigorating experience for all the adventure junkies out there. Nepal is consecrated with pure landscapes, jagged mountain trekking trails and ethnically rich villages which provide interesting view of stunning lofty mountains. Nepal is the habitat of one of the most varied ethnic population on the planet. The main trekking trails here in Nepal are trek to Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Base Camp trek, Langtang Region Trek, Manaslu Region Trek, Mustang Region Trek, Kanchenjunga Trek, etc. which will without doubt push ones limit of power. The diverse trekking routes here check your mental and physical strength. Additionally, we also present you various Family Trekking Packages in the country is a grand way to take in the cultural and traditional ways of the ethnic people whilst at the same time enjoy the beauty of the regions.

  1. Study the glory of The Kathmandu valley

Kathmandu is the epitome of cumulation of over thousand years’ minds boggling architecture, history, and more than hundred ethnic cultures which were built in 723 A.D. This valley consists seven among the ten heritage sites included in the UNESCO. This city is generally known as the city of temples as it is augmented with staggering temples and monasteries. The beautiful palaces and temples built in the medieval period by the Malla rulers have intricate wood carvings displayed in the doors, pillars and windows.  Nepal’s complex artwork and traditional incorporation of different cultural beliefs in the old temples, chaityas, Bihars and monasteries is what makes cultural tours in the country one of the most stirring and perceptive activities to do while in Nepal.

  1. Mountaineering

Mountaineering in Nepal has always been an ultimate choice for trekkers all over the world. With the existence of the Great Mountain of Everest along with Sir Ed. Hillary and Tenzing Norgay mount the peak of the world ‘Mt. Everest’, mountaineering has achieved worldwide recognition. Nepal has eight out of the 10 highest peaks in the world; therefore one can never get quite enough of the Himalaya beauty of the country. Mountaineering and trekking are almost similar, only contrasting in the difficulty and thrill of the journey. Ropes tied to the hard icy terrain, ice axes, crampons and karabiners are some of the essential equipments for mountaineering. The country has around 326 peaks out of which 175 peaks are open for this thrilling adventure. Also, numerous professional and trained guides assist the mountaineers in their journey to the peak.

  1. White Water Rafting

The other adventurous sports this country has to offer you are excellent proposal of rafting. As per your ease and preference, you get to select from six different complexity levels, starting from class one to six, class one is the easiest raft and the complexity level goes on rising as you level up to the sixth class. The trendiest White River Rafting Rivers in Nepal are Trishuli River and Bhotekoshi River. Nepal is also the second richest country in water resources. The rivers are originated by monsoon rain and melting snows and as they travel the way to the plains, they provide some nerve wrecking and jaw dropping rapids for rafting.

  1. Enjoy the traditional cuisines

Beside the rich traditions and culture, Nepal presents you yummy traditional cuisines of various caste, culture and religion. Foodies can relish rice, lentils, pickles, different varieties of meat, bara (made of lentil flour), yomari (made of rice flour stuffed with molasses), homemade wine and beer, momos (especial dumplings), sel roti (made of rice flour), King curd of Bhaktapur, Newar’s feast with 84 items, and many more delicious meals which are satisfying as well as nutritional to the body.

  1. Wildlife tours

Exploring the wild-life of Nepal is a filled with striking moments and close encounters with amazing woodlands critters and mysterious animals of the jungle. As the protected areas in the Southern Plains of Nepal are easily accessible, it is well suited for jungle safaris and tours. The protected areas help in the conservation of exotic floras and faunas. Nepal is government protected 23% of landmass area in the form of national parks, wildlife sanctuary and reserves. Among the many national parks, the Chitwan National Park and the Sagarmatha National Park are two national parks that are even inscribed under the UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites.  Nepal also consists of various migrated birds, Bengal tiger, one horned rhino, etc. which will be a treat to animal lovers and nature observers as it provides closer view of the natural habitat. These safaris offer spotting of endangered animals in the middle of the center regions of the forests while riding on either domestic elephants or jeeps.