Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world. It is landlocked country. It is located between Tibet autonomous region of People’s Republic of China in the North and India in the South. The Nepal total land area is 1,47,181 sq.km. Nearly one-third of the total length of the Himalayas and 8 of the worlds 14 highest peak are in Nepal which occupied the 25 flowering plants,85 more than 848 species of birds,4%mamals,11%worlds 15 families of butter flies,600 indigenous plant families.
The most important Things to do after arrive Kathmandu:
After arrival to the Kathmandu airport the first thing that every one doing is that to catch the taxi for that everyone is confuse regarding with price that taxi takes.So, further it is better to book the hotel car that you can do from travel,Hotel or other several agency which you can book over from your own country it will be easy for you after arrival to the Airport.
Thamel Tourist Hub of Kathmandu:
Thamel is the busy tourist street in Kathmandu after arrival to the hotel it is near from Thamel which you can visit the tourist shop lined over there. The traditional and typical music will influence while walking through the road.One day thamel walk will make you close with everything that you want.
It is located in the centre of the city. It has ancient palaces,Durbar Square is the place where most of the cultural programme is organized. Durbar Square is also known as the Old Royal palace and the place of dozen of Temples.
The Boudhanath is one of the larges stupas in the world and as important Buddhist pilgrimages Today.It is another UNESCO Heritage Site. This is now a place for spiritual meditation, and it’s also one of the last remaining Stupas.The different environment you will experience while you go to Bouddhanath.variety of people from different county, places, the chanting mantras with the melodious voices will listen. The place is big and it feels like you want to visit again and again.
It is one of the holiest places for Buddhist located west city center of Kathmandu valley. This stupa can be reached by 400 steps.From the Swayambhunath you can see any point of the valley after reach to the top you will view the beautiful scenario of Kathmandu Valley along with its shape and structure.
Pashupatinath is also known as the famous and holiest hindu pilgrimage shrines in Nepal. It is the golden roof temple situated on the banks of Bagmati River around 5 kms from the downtown, If you go inside the Temple it is very old. You can see old structure,monuents as well as silver plated gateways over there. You will also get the statue of God Shiva in pashupati who is also know as the powerful god. In the Festival of Nepal i.e. Shivaratri thousand of domestic and International devotees gather in this temple.
Nagarkokt is a popular tourist resort of Nepal. It is situated 32 kms east of Kathmandu which will take around 1-2 hours The panorama of the major peaks of eastern Nepal Himalayas including Mt.Everest can be seen from here. The perfect and nearest destination from Kathmandu to observe spectacular sunrise and sunset view over from that height. The Kathmandu Nagarkot tour package is best option would be to stay overnight at Nagarkot and view the mountains.
Chitwan is one the Nepals first and famous place to see the variety of animals, birds, plants.So,it is also known by the name of famous chitwan national park. If you want to research about the spices of plants and animals as well beside this you can experience the jungle walk too and observe cultural dance which is the specialty of that place. Enjoy the Elephant ride is the safest and most convenient way to get around in the jungle and observe the wild life instead of if you can prefer jeep Drive for the fastest way to visit wide area of the park which takes 4hrs drive. For the Bird Lovers who want to see the Bird Watching.It is one of the paradise for the birds over 450 species of Birds available there. Along with all those animal sightseeing for the relaxation chitwan is the best place to see the cultural dance .Own culture and customs are still alive.Taste of Folk musical traditions varies among Nepal’s many ethnic groups. Visitor can see different types of Traditional Dance.
Pokhara the second tourist Hub in Nepal:
Pokhara is second most popular tourist city in Nepal. Located around 200 Km southwest of Kathmandu, Pokhara is directly connected by air and land with all major cities and towns inside Nepal.
Pokhara is a natural valley full of lakes, green hills, forests & wildlife and Himalayas. There are as many as half a dozen lakes in Pokhara. Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake are three of the most popular and highly visited lakes in Pokhara. Boating, swimming, fishing, running and hiking are some of activities undertaken in and around the lakes.
Pokhara Valley offers spectacular views of the tallest mountains including Mt. Fishtail, Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt. Annapurna. The sacred mountain of Mt. Fishtail can be seen beautifully reflected on the Phewa Lake. One of the best places to see the mountains is Sarangkot. Located at an altitude of 1700m, Sarangkot is perhaps the tallest vantage point to see the snow capped Himalayas up close. So,it is only place in the world where one can enjoy the magnificient view of mountains having elevation above 8000 m.
You can also find time to trek to World Peace Stupa located on a hill right across Phewa Lake. It is one of the best hiking route that takes about 2 hours to reach the top. The stupa affords a sweeping view of the Pokhara Valley with shining mountains in the back ground.
Pokhara Valley is often known as the gateway to the famed Annapurna Circuit. In fact thousands of tourists go to Annapurna circuit every year. Popular trekking routes that can be taken up from Pokhara are Dhapmus Trek, Ghandruk Trek and Poonhill Trek. All of these treks are highly recommended if you would like to see the culture and nature of the Himalayas.
Lately Pokhara has also become the playground for many adventure activities. Paragliding from Sarangkot is one of the most popular. Rafting, Marathon, Bicycling are other sports you can try out.
Besides these Pokhara also hosts many museums including International Mountain Museum, Bat caves like Mahendra Cave, Davis Fall, temples and handicraft centers.
There are star rated hotels in Pokhara for your comfortable stay and you could also take part in vibrant nightlife along the Phewa lakeside. Discotheques, pub, rock music, and local cultural song and dances are regular on the menu of almost all restaurants. Gastronomical choices range from nepali cuisines to continental, Chinese and other Asian delicacies.