The 15 Best Things to Do in Nepal
Nepal नेपाल [nepal], officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked sovereign state located in South Asia. With an area of 147,181 square kilometers (56,827 sq mi) and a population of approximately 27 million Nepal is the world’s 93rd largest country by land mass and the 41st most populous country.
Nepal has a rich geography. The mountainous north has eight of the world’s ten tallest mountains, including the highest point on Earth, Mount Everest, called Sagarmatha (सगरमाथा) in Nepali. It contains more than 240 peaks over 20,000 ft. (6,096 m) above sea level. The fertile and humid south is heavily urbanized. Here are the 15 Best Things to Do in Nepal.
01: Trekking in Nepal
Trekking in Nepal is unlike anywhere in the Himalayas complemented by clear air, views of green farmland belts, forests, blooming rhododendrons, riverside walks, and most importantly because it is trekking in the ambiance of world’s highest mountain Mt. Everest . Trekking has been the most popular holiday activity in Nepal as there are the best and varied trekking routes because elevation of Nepal ranges from 60 meters above the sea level to highest, i.e. the top of the world, Mt. Everest standing tall at 8850 meters.
The famous trekking destinations are Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Everest Gokyo Lake Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, Upper Mustang Trek. For more details: Trekking in Nepal
02: Mountaineering in Nepal
Considering the entire mountain standing tall in the world, eight of the highest mountain is in Nepal. Without any doubt Nepal is the Promised Land for Mountaineering. Propinquity to dozen of Himalayan Range are in Nepal where you can choose the summit of World Mt.Everest or other stunning mountains. Like the saying in Nepalese school book “Nepal is not only a country but world in itself”.
Highest pinnacle on human homeland, Everest, is in Nepal including Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Annapurna, peaks over 8, 0000 m.
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03: Filming in Nepal
Nepal is gradually becoming a cynosure for filming and related activities in the recent years and has been attracting filmmakers around the globe. The primary reasons behind this increasing craze are some breathtakingly unique geographical and socio-cultural settings.
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04: Heli Tour in Nepal
Mega Adventures International designed Heli Tour Packages for travelers who have limited time and want to explore mountain with bird eye view. Our heli tour packages bring travelers to the High Himalayan gigantic mountains and to the famous pilgrimage sites of the Himalaya in short period of time that maximize tour activities in short time period.
We will choose best and powerful helicopter to bring more people and high to the Himalaya. Let’s spread your wings to fly high with us!!! We are offering Mt. Everest Heli Tour, Gosaikunda Pilgrimage Heli Tour, Muktinath & Damodar Kunda Pilgrimage Heli Tour and Mt. Everest Experience Overfly.
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05: Cultural Tour in Nepal
Kathmandu valley World Heritage Site comprises of three historical palaces – Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Squares; two Buddhist stupas – Swayambhunath and Bauddhanath; and two Hindu temples – Pashupatinath and Changu Narayan. Nepal offers incomparable scope to connoisseurs of art and culture to see and study different aspects of fine arts in its paintings, sculpture, wood carving and architecture.
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06: 4WD Mustang Tour
Upper Mustang 4WD Tour – Mustang is arid and starkly land beyond the mountains. It is also known as the desert of Nepal, which is bordered with Tibet. The Upper Mustang lifestyle and culture are highly influenced by Tibetan culture. Lo-Manthang is the center of this ancient Himalayan Kingdom. Lo refers to upper Mustang and the capital of Lo is called Lo-Manthang.
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07: Mountain Biking in Nepal
Nepal most of area consist Pahad (Hill), Himal (Himalaya) and only few is Terai. With several exquisite routes for hard trail or Mountain trail Nepal is best destination for Mountain Biking. Biker can enjoy variation in route which can be adventurous and same time challenging through the vigorous path or the narrow path of Shey Phoksundo.
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08: Day Hike in Nepal
In or out of Kathmandu valley, one doesn’t need to worry about the hiking spot in Nepal. Hill around offers much to its visitors whereas every season put spell into nature and change the environment. And rim of Kathmandu valley will take you on a tour to observe our ancient city.
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09: Adventures in Nepal
This trip is designed for those who loves thrilling adventures, crying out of joy, mixing with fears. It is a combo package of amazing adventures in a spectacular setting. Free fall of Bungy & Swing above 160 m and white water rafting in running Bhotekoshi river, world tallest, longest and steepest zip line, paragliding over the beautiful city Pokhara along with magnificent mountain views.
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10: Festival of Nepal
Hinduism is practiced by about 81% of Nepalese, making it the country with the highest percentage of Hindu followers; Buddhism is linked historically with Nepal and is practiced by 9%, Islam by 4.4%, Kirat 3%, Christianity 1.4%, and animism 0.4%.
Here are the major festivals in Nepal. Dashain and Tihar, Buddha Jayanti, Gai Jatra, Janai Purnima, Teej, Shree Krishna Janmastami, Fagun Purnima, Maghe Sankranti, Indrajatra, Ghoday Jatra and Mahashivaratri.
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11: Jungle Safari in Chitwan & Bardiya National Park
With the establishment of first National Park of Nepal in 1973, Chitwan National park, gradually Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal added other National Park and Bardia comes after Chitwan. And with the initiation of Parks evolve the concept of Jungle safari where you can observe, learn, experience, see and enjoy wildlife activities.
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12: Meditation Trip in Nepal
‘Meditation Trip’ to Annapurna
Just imagine yourself sitting cross-legged amidst such a Paradise place and chanting sacred mantras and incantations and merging your being with the sylvan serenity. For the first time in Nepal, Mega Adventures International is catering this amazing trek in one of the best trekking destinations in Nepal.
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13: Volunteer in Nepal
Hundreds of travelers volunteer in Nepal every year, working on an incredible range of development and conservation projects, covering everything from volunteering with street children in Kathmandu to counting the tracks of endangered animals in the high Himalaya. The potential for personal growth and the opportunity to forge a deeper connection with a local community can give a profoundly deeper aspect to the notion of travel.
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14: Bird Watching Tour in Nepal
With almost 886 species of birds recorded in Nepal, which are about 9% of the total birds species found worldwide, indeed Nepal is the paradise for Bird Watching. Many programs are circulated by the Bird Conservation Nepal (BCN) in and outside of Capital.
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15: Home-Stay Tour in Nepal