Nepal – the highest country in the world. It borders India and Tibet. It attracts tourists who want to explore a variety of landscapes: from the jungle to high mountain peaks. Opens the door to amazing wildlife and centuries-old culture.
People from all over the world choose tours to Nepal to find peace of mind, conquer the foothills of Everest or enjoy beautiful views.
When is the best time to go to Nepal
Each season has its own charms and each offers something special for travelers exploring this Himalayan country. Therefore, the date of the trip will depend on what you plan to do in Nepal.
Spring and autumn
Spring – the best time to enjoy nature. In March, the flowering season begins, and rhododendrons bloom throughout the country – symbol of Nepal. Therefore, all valleys and slopes are covered with shrubs with bright pink flowers. In spring and autumn you can conquer mountain peaks.
Everest – the most desired destination for climbers around the world, and the clear skies and pleasant temperatures create ideal conditions for climbing the mountains. Nepal has not only amazing nature, but also a long history, because here you can visit the centers of Buddhist culture and architecture:
Incredible travel experiences in Nepal can be obtained even in winter. Low humidity and minimal chance of rain make this a great season for traveling and hiking at low altitude.
Summer is low season in Nepal due to the monsoons. It can be a good option if you are on a tight budget. Firstly, you will get discounts on accommodation and tours, and secondly, you will not have to deal with the crowd.
Amazing places in Nepal
For an inexperienced tourist, this city is like a museum. The atmosphere of antiquity and Buddhist culture reigns here, and majestic temples coexist with noisy markets and squares.
Patan – the oldest city in Nepal. Its second name – Lalitpur. It borders on Kathmandu. Its main attraction – Durbar Square, with more than ten temples dedicated to different gods.
It is a series of temples and shrines like Hindu and Buddhist former royal palaces, courtyards, statues and ponds.
A secluded monastery located on a hill north of Boudhanath. This is the place where pilgrims gather to meditate and study Tibetan Buddhism.
According to legend, it was in this settlement that the Buddha was born. No wonder Lumbini has become a center of pilgrimage. Many temples and monasteries were built here. One of them – Maya Devi, a majestic white building.
National park on the southern part of the Himalayan range. There are three Annapurna mountain peaks here:
- Middle (8,010 m);
- Eastern (8,000 m);
- Main (8,091 m).
Trekking tracks laid around them trails allow you to see the beauty of the Himalayas without climbing too high.
This is a royal national park where you can meet about 400 species of birds and 50 species of mammals and enjoy picturesque views of rivers and lakes. You can ride in the park in a jeep, on the back of an elephant or canoe.
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The oldest and most beautiful structure in the complex, known for its interesting carvings and dizzying architecture.
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Former Royal Palace. You can go outside and see the statue of Hanuman at the main entrance.
The house of Kumari: a girl chosen as the living goddess of the city.
Colorful stone an image of Bhairava representing the deity Shiva in his destructive manifestation. Perfect for those who have never seen how the locals conduct religious ceremonies.
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