Nepal is the most stunning country with full of amazes on diversity having an abundance of both natural and cultural heritage sites. Nepal is a country of beautiful scenic landscapes with bunch of tourism industry potentiality to compete with or become a tourist-hub like Switzerland; with three of the highest mountains in the world, thousands of rivers all suitable for adventure rafting, bungee jump, sky dive, ideal safari and wildlife areas and many more is enough to list Nepal as the most attractive destination for adventure tourism. Anyway, here I have listed out Top Ten Places of Nepal to Visit Nepal or Travel Nepal? with some of the most life-defining Travel destinations in Nepal as per my own discretion. Being Nepali, I have visited these Sites and found as the perfect places for all visitors to Visit Nepal or Travel Nepal at least once in a lifetime when you are in or planning to Visit Nepal or Travel Nepal. Definitely, it would be the most unforgettable moment of your life, I guaranteed.
- Everest Base Camp
If you are planning to Visit Nepal or Travel Nepal, Everest Base Camp trekking would be the best place for you to go for. Everest, the roof of the world, is undoubtedly the highest mountain in the world with an altitude of 8,848m. Since it is not feasible for anyone or everyone to attempt and climb the Everest itself, the trek to Everest Base Camp may suffice to quench your thrust of conquering the memory of Mount Everest climbing. A trek would last for 16 days exhilarating flight to Lukla, then a trek through lush rhododendron forest and stone walled traditional villages, to the land of Sherpa, Namche. Journey is not so simple enough requires a high level of fitness and strong determination. The Camp lies at an altitude of 5,364meters. Then a new journey begins if you are expecting to reach the top of the Mount Everest.
- Poon Hill
Poon Hill is the view point in the Annapurna foothills offering a magnificent mountain views. The trail for Ghorepani and Poon Hill starts at Annapurna Region and ends in Pokhara with a tantalizing glimpse of the mountains, which revealed the whole horizon as you reached at the peak of your trek. The view From Poon Hill is an eye-catching and breath-taking, once you must experience it.
- Panch Pokhari
Panch Pokhari is a typical Nepali name for “five Lakes” at the base of Jungle Himal, which have both holy and religious significance. The trek offers pristine mountain views, rich culture and genuine adventure as you make your trip to a group of high altitude lakes, sacred to both Hindu and Buddhist People.
- Gosaikunda Lake
According to Hindu mythology, Gosaikunda Lake is considered as an adventure travel destination at an altitude of 4,380 in the Langtang National Park of Rasuwa District. It is a significant place of interest in the Dhunche-Helambu trekking route with an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake surrounded by spectacular mountainous view.
- Chitwan National Park
Chitwan National Park got its name after the dismissal of the royal family from Royal Chitwan National Park. This was the very first National Park established in Nepal in the year 1973 and was enlisted in the World Heritage site since 1984. This park is definitely a first choice for every park lovers with elephant-jeep-safaris, rafting tours and guided jungle walks. Around it is full facilitated with several lodges and hotels for accommodation.
- Khaptad National Park
The beauty of Far-western region of Nepal, Khaptad National Park’s name is taken and established on the advice of the region’s holy man Khaptad Baba stretches over four districts of Bajhang, Bajura, Accham, and Doti covering an area of 225 square km. It is a place where one can experience the true essence of tranquility, peace and love.
- Rara lake
Within Rara National Park, Rara Lake is situated with the motto of preserving the beauty of lake in 1976 and protects the unique flora and fauna of the rare and vulnerable species found around the lake. The trek commence with a flight to jumla, passing many villages untouched by all the hassle in the world and rest at the banks of Rara Lake.
Kathmandu called “The city of Temples” is a perfect place to visit once you land your foot at Tribhuvan International Airport, where you would get a chance to be familiar with multi dimensional culture, art and tradition of people, visit historic temples like Pashupati Nath Temple, Swayanmbhu Nath Temple, Boudha Nath Stupa etc which has religious as well as historic importance.
- Lamjung Durbar
Lamjung Durbar is a typical durbar having historic significance, situated in the Lamjung District at Gaushahar after trekking about 3hours from the Besishahar. A trek through lush rhododendron forest and stone walled traditional villages, to Lamjung Durbar is spectacular experience of your life since a view from Lamjung Durbar and Kauwle Pani to Lamjung Himal and town of Besishahar is an eye catching and breath-taking, which you have never experienced in your life. Similary paragliding has added numbers of visitors to Lamjung.
- Gorkha Durbar
The king of Nepal Unification, Prithvi Narayan Shah stayed at Gorkha Durbar and raised the flag of Nepal has religious as well as historic importance. Gorkha Durbar Museum reveled the historic importance as well as life struggle of Prithvi Narayan Shah to conquer Nepal.
These are just few of best places to Visit Nepal or Travel Nepal as I personally experienced. There are also out number of places where you enjoy in Nepal. Indeed, in Nepal wherever you go, you get a chance to be intimate with the nature and feel relaxed.