Best View Points in Nepal

The viewpoints let people view the mountains, sunrise, sunset and the city from above. These places from where beautiful views can be seen are the actual attraction for many tourists as well as the local people.

Today we are going to jot down some of the best and popular viewpoints in Nepal:

1. The KalapattharKalapatthar

The most visited place of Everest, Kalapatthar is popular viewpoint at an altitude of 5545m. It is the spot for the view of Mt. Everest including Lhotse, Nuptse etc. You can even enjoy the alpine forest, waterfalls, glacial rivers, monasteries on the way to Kalapatthar.

2. Poon HillPoonhill

Poonhill lies in Annapurna region at an altitude of 3200m. It the famous among many people specially trekker’s. Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Nilgiri, Hiunchuli, Dhaulagiri peak are the mountains that you can view from Poonhill with a sunrise in the morning.

3. Nagarkotnagarkot

30 km away from Kathmandu, Nagarkot lies in an altitude of 2195m. It is the nearest and easy point among all. The viewpoint is popular for sunrise and sunset with the panoramic view of the Himalayas that can be seen in clear days.

4. Sarangkotsarangkot

Situated near Pokhara, Sarankot is the well-known viewpoint to see the Himalayas, valleys, and Lakes. It is at an altitude of 1600m. It is the popular place for sunrise view in the morning. Likewise, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and many others Himalayas can also be seen from here.

Most popular climbing peaks in Nepal

Meanwhile, some of you may be wondering and going through the search engines for which peaks to climb.

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Here are some of the famous and adventurous Peak climbing of Nepal to help you find out the best out of the best.

1. Pisang Peak (6091m)Pisang Peak

Pisang Peak, the most popular peak in Annapurna region of Manang Valley can be the best choice for the beginners. View Himlung, Manaslu, Annapurna II and IV, Gangapurna and Annapurna III are some of the ranges of Annapurna that you will witness. Since the climbing is technical in nature, it is better to get some skills in climbing and trekking. The main highlight of this peak climbing is world’s widest pass “Thorong La Pass”.

2. Mera Peak (6461m)Mera peak

Mera peak is known as the highest trekking peak of Nepal. This peak climbing includes the view of five peaks which are 8 thousand meters long like Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Makalu, and Kanchenjunga. Technically, it is a difficult peak and adventurous too. Those who have climbing experience, Mera peak can be the best choice for them. The main highlight of this peak climbing is Hinku Valley with the beautiful natural view.

3. Island Peak (6189m)Island Peak

Island peak is the popular climbing peak in Nepal. With some climbing experience, energy, and physical fitness, one can easily climb the Island Peak. It is not a technical climbing peak. Lhotse Glacier is the main highlight of this Peak climbing.

4. Lobuche East Peak (6119m)lobuche peak

Close to the Khumbu Glacier and a little more adventurous than Island Peak, Lobuche East Peak gives you the variety of climbing routes. The main highlights of this Peak are Kala Patthar and Everest with the stunning views.

5. Dhampus peak (6019m)dhampus peak

Dhampus peak is easier climbing trekking peak in Nepal. It is technically straightforward located in between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range. The popular Dhampus peak climbing is done through beautiful countryside inhabited by highly diversified communities and culture. The main highlights of this peak climbing are Dhaulagiri I, Machhapuchhare, Annapurna I, Lamjung Himal and other small Himalayas.

6. Yala Peak (5732m)yala peak

Yala Peak is one of the most easier peaks of Langtang region. It can be done will less climbing experience. Yala peak is situated near the Tibet border so one can experience the different cultural aspects of people. The main highlights of this peak climbing are Mt. Shishapangma, Langtang Lirung, Gang Chempo and Dorje Lakpa.

7. Pachermo Peak (6273m)pachermo peak

The popular climbing Peak of Rolwaling region Pachermo Peak is challenging and difficult peak to climb. It is one of the attractive peaks in Nepal and can be approached either from busy trekking trail of Khumbu region or from the Rolwaling region. The highlights of this peak climbing are the view of Mt Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku, Mt.Kantega and so forth.

There are still lots of other Peaks to climb in Nepal you can even go for those peaks too. But the above mentioned are popular and challenging Peaks to climb.

Things to do in Pokhara

pokhara-taalIf you are planning to visit Nepal for your holidays then there is no other best choice than Pokhara. Pokhara is a calm and clean city of Nepal. It is the place full of Natural beauty and the magnificent Himalayas. Pokhara is a most wanted destination for many tourists who come in Nepal. There are uncountable things that you can experience in Pokhara. It is hard to list down all those but we have tried to show the best out of the best so that it will be easy for you while you visit Pokhara.

Here are some of the things that one can do in Pokhara:

1. Paragliding in PokharaParagliding

Pokhara is known for the best place and falls under the top 5 list in the world for paragliding. One can paraglide with the experienced pilots, go for solo flights or even with the hawks. There are now many, offering the lessons for paragliding with the certified courses. If you have a dream of flying in the sky then Pokhara is the right choice for you.

2. Zip flyer in PokharaZip flyer

Zip flyer has been attracting many people nowadays. The zip flyer in Pokhara starts from 1625m in Sarankot. It is the longest Zip flyer in the world with 1860m long. The Zip flyer provides you the opportunity to view Annapurna mountains, Macchapuchhre Himal, Dhaulagiri range, Lamjung Himal and other Panoramic views of Pokhara.

3. Skydivingskydiving

For the people who love adventure, Pokhara can be the choice with the great adventurous Skydiving. It is definitely a thing that one will surely want to do in Pokhara. The Skydiving takes place at Pame Danda drop zone, West of Fewa Lake in Pokhara.

4. CampingCamping

Camping is the popular activity for those who want to stay under the naked sky rather than the lodges and hotels. Moving away from the luxurious life and celebrating in nature can be the best thing to experience.

5. Mountain Bikingmountain-biking

Mountain biking is a remarkable way to witness the exotic tourist attractions, Pokhara. The opportunity to explore the beautiful city Pokhara will the lifetime experience. The bikes can be rented from the different bike shops opened in Pokhara.

6. World peace pagodaPagoda world

World Peace Pagoda, also known as Shanti Gumba is located at the top of Ananda Hill with Buddhist monument style. For peace lover, it can be the best place to visit in Pokhara.

7. Visit different cavescave-in-pokhara

Pokhara has a lot of caves to visit like Mahendra Cave, Chameri Gupha, Gupteswar Mahadev Cave, The Crazy Cave, Balkailaseswor Cave and Siddheswor Cave. It will be an amazing experience to see the ancient cave with different stones and God and Goddess statue inside.

8. Sunrise and beautiful view of HimalayasAnnapurna-Base-Camp

Sarankot is the chosen place in Pokhara to see the beautiful sunrise and the view of Himalayas. Annapurna Range, Manaslu Range, Dhaulagiri Range and Macchapuchhre are some of them which one can view from Pokhara.

There are still other more things that you can do in Pokhara. You can go for boating, relax in the Fewa lake, Canoeing, Ultra-light flight, Fishing, visit Old Bazaar and Museums and so forth.

Places in Nepal to enjoy with family

Nepal provides various places for exploring and having fun. From difficult to the easy path, Nepal has a lot of trials, beautiful places, to go for. It can be the best holiday destination for the one who wishes to spend time with their family.

As there are many places to visit in Nepal, here are some of the awesome ones from them where you will be definitely attracted and get time to have fun with your family.

1. Boudhanath Stupa

Bouddha Stupa
Boudhanath Stupa is the famous and largest stupa in Nepal. It is one of the Buddhist pilgrimage sites and is also listed in the world heritage site by UNESCO. Thousands of people gather daily in Boudhanath to make Kora and for praying. It is the best site to visit with your family and pray together for the prosperity and peace. Also, you can see the giant Mandala of the Buddhist cosmos. On the day of Lhosar festival known as the Tibetan New Year Boudhanath holds a great celebration.

2. Swambhunath Temple

Temples in Nepal
Swambhunath Temple, the other name is Monkey Temple is the visitors choice as it represents the symbol of peace and prayers. It will be the best place to visit with the family and make prayers. Similarly, you can view the sleeping Buddha, Dewa Dharma Monastery, huge gold plated Vajra ‘thunderbolt’, a temple dedicated to Harati (the goddess of all children) in Swayambhunath Temple.

3. Thamel

Thamel
Thamel is the key destination for many tourists who come to visit Nepal. After arriving at the international airport most of them take a taxi or any other means to get to Thamel. It is popular for the markets too. You can visit Thamel with your family and buy lots of ancient and tradition goods especially the night time will be the best for roaming around Thamel.

4. Botanical Garden (Godavari)

botanical garden
Botanical Garden at the foot of Phulchoki mountain (DADA) is a beautiful garden in Nepal with a different variety of ferns, plants, and the view is amazing. You can travel to this Garden with your family and enjoy the greatest view. Also, you can know about the new plants and ferns.

5. Everest View Trek

Everest
There are many people who find it difficult to go to Everest Base Camp Trekking. For those people, Everest View Trekking is the best option to chose for as the view is awesome and one can also experience the Everest closely with their family.

6. Ghorepani Poonhill Trek


This is the evergreen trekking course that takes you to the wonderful village with different ethnicity. It offers picturesque mountain villages, forests of brilliant rhododendrons and so forth. It is an easy trek that can be done by anyone with their family.

There are still other lots of places that you can travel with your family and have a good time in Nepal.

 

Top rated Tourist Attraction in Nepal

The country gifted with the natural beauty “Nepal” attracts many tourists yearly. Some visits Nepal for relaxing and chilling in the monasteries, some for a tour, some for trekking, some for climbing, some for adventure tour and so forth. There are lots of places in Nepal which are top rated and visited by many people from around the world. Some of the Top rated attractions are listed below:Manaslu trek

1. Kathmandu

Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal that is surrounded by the hills. The metropolis is called the richest in ancient and historical places, arts, architectures, palaces and so forth. All of the people with specific ethnicity are found in this city. The city is likewise famous for the town of God and Goddess. The dwelling Goddess known as Kumari lives in Kathmandu.The region with plenty of Temples and shrines is popular amongst many vacationers from around the world. Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Thamel, Kumari house, the garden of dreams are the popular area are the attracting factors of Kathmandu.

2. Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Bhaktapur Durbar square is positioned in Bhaktapur 13m east of Kathmandu Valley. The location consists of Durbar Square, Tamaudhi square, Dattatreya Square and Pottery Square. The primary appeal of Bhaktapur Durbar Square is the fifty-five windows palace made by the historical King Jitamitra Malla in 1769. Bastsala Temple, Statue of Bhupatindra Malla, Nyatapol Temple, Golden Gate and Lion’s gate are a number of the beautiful attraction in this area.

3. Pokhara

Pokhara is the Largest city of Nepal in the case of the area. The metropolis is nicely prepared and planned with lots of factors to revel in. It is the famous vacation spot amongst many travelers. Magnificent scenery, adventure sports, and accommodation and food choices have made Pokhara one of the exceptional picks for people. It is also a famous location for paragliding. Sarankot, Phewa Taal, World Peace Pagoda, Begnas Taal, Mahendra cave, David Falls are the reason that one wishes to enjoy traveling Pokhara.

4. Chitwan

Chitwan is a beautiful town in Nepal that’s wealthy in Flora and fauna. The first National Park of Nepal “Chitwan National Park” and the famous Wildlife reserve “Parsa wildlife Reserve” lies right here. Aside from this, Das Chung which is the famous vicinity amongst many is in Chitwan. Elephant riding, Elephant bath, jungle safari, boating, canoeing, jungle safari are the activities that attract the tourists in Chitwan.Bengal tiger, gharial, rhino, leopards, mugger crocodile, Indian rock python and several species of animals which are rare are found in Chitwan. In addition, Chitwan is one of the places in Nepal where you can reveal the delicious Cusine.

5. Annapurna Base Camp

It is the most famous & appealing trekking path of Nepal a good way that offers you a threat to discovering the panoramic view of Annapurna variety which is also known as Range of the Gods. The path to Annapurna Base camp will provide you an adorable view of Annapurna I, Glacier Dome, Gangapurna and Machhapuchhare and passes through dense rhododendron forest, the alpine wooded area with Gurung people. Astonishing view of the mountain will make your path lifetime memorable.

6. Everest Base Camp

Nepal is called the house to the eight of the fourteen mountain and has the highest mountain in the global that is steeped in history & Sherpa culture. From all over the World, the visitor comes to Nepal for this trekking. Everest Base Camp trail brings you head to head with the tallest mountain in the world with some excellent panorama and sights. The glimpses of the Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse peaks can be visible on this trek and the highlights of the Solu Khumbu offers you a glimpse into the life of the Sherpa people. The view of snow-blanketed peaks of the Himalayas will forever be engraved in your thoughts.

7. Mustang

The Kingdom of Lo ” Mustang” is one of the famous places among the tourist as well as the people in Nepal. Mustang is the hidden world of the antique Buddhist nation which might be the most mysterious and least mentioned Kingdom fortunate with vistas such as uncommon and fascinating views of the snow-capped Himalaya, barren high plateaus, deep canyons, and an ocean of exposed hills,  the colors of a desert sunset. At some point in Mustang, the people can be attracted with the aid of the thousand years ancient monastery, caves, close by tribes and scenic beauty of different landscapes.

 

Top rated Trekking packages of Above the Himalaya

Above the Himalaya LogoAbove the Himalaya is the Trekking and Tour company established in 2007. It is the enterprise specialized on Everest Base Camp Trek and different adventurous journey, tours, and trekking in Nepal. The company is established with a collection of young, energetic and skilled youths. Above the Himalaya provides many adventurous and difficult trekking packages. Some of the top-rated trekking are indexed beneath.

1. Everest Base Camp Trekking

Everest
Since above the Himalaya is specialized company for Everest Base Camp, it is the popular trekking package among all. It is 16 days package. This trek takes you close to the Highest peak of the world “Mt. Everest”. It offers the best panoramic view of mountains like Mt. Everest (eight,848m), Mt, Makalu (eight,463m), Mt, Cho Oyo (8153m), Mt. Lhotse (8,501m) and Mt. Lhotse Shar (8,393m). In addition, the thrilling experience and the pleasant surroundings of the local people might be the most unforgettable moment for the those who go to EBC.

2. Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna region
Annapurna Base Camp trek is the most liked and desired trek among all the tourists. It is 16 days trek. This trek gives people to witness the splendor of nature and distinct mountains like Annapurna I, Hiunchuli, Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhre, Annapurna IV, and so forth. It’s far one of the lovely treks passing thru the diverse ethnic group’s subculture and the form of plants wooded vicinity and the natural world. Usually, Annapurna Base camp trekking is taken into consideration as mild trekking because our trek can be at immoderate altitude however not inside the hard path.

3. Manaslu circuit Trek

Manaslu trek
Manaslu circuit Trek is understood for the challenging trek that offers a combination of rich tradition background, unsurpassed splendor, and natural variety. It is 19 days trek.It is the restricted region so one has to take a special permit to go into in this region. Mt. Himalchuli, Mt. Ganesh Himal, Mt. Manaslu (eight,163m), are the mountains in this region. Because of the newly opened direction, this trek encircling the whole Manaslu massif supplying a chance to comprehensively discover the complete style of Nepal’s natural and cultural range.

4. Lantang region Trek

Langtang region trek
Langtang region trek is a famous trek and is without difficulty handy from Kathmandu valley. Langtang region trek journey goes via conventional, ethnic villages and untouched forests presenting pine wooded area, speedy mountain streams, rugged rock, snow-capped peaks, grassy down and meadows strewn, daises and wild animals in conjunction with some scared Lakes. For folks who love nature, this trek is the high-quality appropriate trek.

5. Mustang Trek

Mustang trek
Mustang Trek is the brilliant trek that takes you to the stunning location of Nepal rich with natural and historical matters. It is 17 days Trek. You may find out the hidden Himalayan country and additionally, explore the Kali Gandaki River Valley, witness awesome landscapes and enjoy dazzling views of the snow peaks like those of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, & Nilgiri Himal ranges. All through Mustang trekking – visiting Gompas and recognize the genuine Tibetan life without a foliage panorama Mustang trekking affords wide fascinating Himalayas.

 

 

 

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