Nepal is a nation filled with delightful and beautiful destinations and its beauty is defined by various mountains, lakes, glaciers, caves and some more. The marvelous beautiful scene of Himalayas of Nepal isn't just remarkable, it offers a once in a lifetime experience.
There are many beautiful destinations in Nepal and selecting only the top 10 is very difficult, however here are some famous and most beautiful destinations of Nepal:
1. Everest Base Camp
A tour to the lap of the highest peak of the world, known to everybody, would absolutely satisfy a desire inside an adventurous being. Amazing views of mountains and rivers, trekking through the rhododendron forest and snowy land, meeting animals and people on foot carrying large items (there are no roads) – it is an amazing adventure. You can experience the thrill of one of the world´s most dangerous airports in Lukla – although, it is not as bad as it sounds. It is also a possibility to experience the richness of the culture of Sherpa. Be prepared for altitude (your guides will take care of you and be cautious). You don´t have to be very fit but be ready for lots of walking. It is an amazing experience of pushing yourself.
is known as one of the best tourist areas in Nepal. The city of lakes
(Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake) and caves (Mahendra cave) is also well
known for adventurous activities like paragliding or recently lunched
hot air ballooning. It is 200 km away from Kathmandu and is one of
the loveliest areas in Nepal. Devi's fall is an absolute must-visit
place in Pokhara.
3. Annapurna Base Camp
short, amazing and thrilling trek with the snowy peeks
in the height of 4130 m. The trek includes a walk through the beauty
of mountains welcoming the culture of
local people. A wide assortment of greenery could be seen throughout
the whole trip. The fascinating part of the trek is that it starts
and finishes in Pokhara - the city well known all over Nepal for its
beauty of lakes and caves. The best time for this tour would be March
May for the view on blooming rhododendron, or
mid-September to November with a clear cold sky.
4. Rara Lake Rara Lake is named as the greatest lake of Nepal. The Lake lies in the Karnali zone. It lies above 2972 m from the ocean level. It is said that Rara Lake changes its face as the color of water changes according to the time of day. In spite of the fact that the route is unpleasant, nature guarantees satisfaction in the visitors with a beautiful view of mountains, hills and the lake simultaneously. It is well known for the 'Asala' fish. Look out for the reflection of the mountains like Mount Kanjirowa in the lake. Close to Rara Lake, lies beautiful Rara national park.
5. Upper Mustang
second least populated area of Nepal, Mustang
has an amazing scene to offer. The culture associated with this area
is often compared with Tibetan culture. The trekking around this area
was officially permitted in 1992 after a long time of restrictions.
Indeed, even in the storm seasons, the territory is noted as one of
the best trekking area in Nepal. The destination is reached through
Jomsom which is surrounded by a wonderful cold environment. The
attractions in this area are the snowy mountains and
the cultural diversities of
the local people. The area is also famous for various kinds of apples
and dried apples.
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