So you have a travel bucket list, or at least you have one or two destinations in the back of your mind that you’ve always wanted to go to, right? Some of these destinations are probably among the usual, you know, New York City, Rome or maybe Paris. Well, stop thinking about all of those places for ten seconds because we have an amazing place to add to your travel bucket/wish list that will surely top the others – Nepal.
Surprised? You shouldn’t be! Though Nepal isn’t necessarily always hyped up as a top tourist destination, it’s certainly worth seeing, for its culturally enriching history, and not to mention its famous and gorgeous Everest Base Camp Trek. Still not convinced that you should add Nepal to your bucket list? Why don’t you check out this short list of all the amazing places and attractions you can visit in Nepal.
Lumbini is considered the “birthplace of Buddha.” This historical site offers a chance to learn and study Buddhism in a colorful and aesthetically pleasing environment.
Everest Base Camp Trek
An absolute must-see and do while in Nepal, the Everest Base Camp trek will give you beautiful view of the mountains and surrounding forests. In addition, you’ll be able to stop at Sherpa villages and enjoy some of the amazing tea houses along the way.
The Annapurna Circuit
The Annapurna Circuit is located in central Nepal. This trek is perfect for backpackers interested in experiencing terrific local food and amazing views. It’s actually a pretty well known worldwide, so don’t be surprised if you meet quite the high number of other backpackers along its well-worn path.
Bhaktapur, Kathmandu Valley
A UNESCO World Heritage site, the Kathmandu Valley includes a variety of temples including a Hindu Temple. Though a 2015 earthquake destroyed part of the traditional temples and religious centers from the medieval days, several temples still remain and are open to tourists.
The Karnali River
For those of you interested in extreme sports, then Nepal is the perfect place to go. Offering the world’s most extreme zipline, Nepal’s Karnali River also gives tourists a chance to whitewater raft down Nepal’s longest river!
Want to learn how you can check off one of these amazing things to do in Nepal? Check out our amazing deal on a tour of the Everest Base Camp Trek! To find out how you can book your trek today, call our experts at 01 602 1906 for more information.