Do you like nature and adventure? There are amazing tourist destinations in Nepal for that. It is possible to experience this only in Nepal.
It is the only country in the world where nature and adventure tourism are the confluence of destinations. Adventure tourism can be enjoyed by doing Nepal trekking, jungle safari, paragliding, rafting, and bungee jumping. CNN has listed six destinations in Nepal as one of the best-selling destinations for tourists from all over the world.
Everest and Annapurna Trekking
Along with the world’s highest peak Sagarmatha, Sagarmatha National Park is one of the main choices of tourists visiting Nepal. Before coming to Nepal, some foreign tourists come to climb Mt. Everest.
Those who cannot reach the summit of Mt. Everest also return by helicopter or trek to the base area Namche Bazaar. Namche bazaar is one of the major tourist areas of Nepal. As, Namche Bazaar, the gateway to Mt. Everest, is always crowded with tourists. It is located in the Solukhumbu district.
Makalu Barun National Park, Kanchenjunga National Nikunja, and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve are our invaluable assets. These areas can be further promoted internationally and nationally as tourist areas by preserving them.
Most of the tourists coming to Nepal for the trekking route go to the Annapurna trekking route. Most of the tourists visiting the area reach Annapurna because of different variety of trips for different time duration.
Another amazing tourist destination of Nepal is Lumbini. The birthplace of Siddhartha Gautam Buddha is a wonderful destination for tourists from all over the world. Every year thousands of Buddhists associated with Buddhism come for meditation and philosophy. Located in the Rupandehi district, the birthplace of Lord Buddha is a must-visit destination for Buddhists from all over the world.
Sauraha ‘Jungle Safari’
Sauraha, Chitwan is a famous place not only in Nepal but also in front of the world for a beautiful, clean jungle safari. Located in the vast and green region of the Tarai, Sauraha is the most important tourist destination in Nepal after Kathmandu and Pokhara. At present, State No. Sauraha is an attractive tourist destination located in Ratnanagar in the Chitwan district. Tandi and Narayangadh are the famous cities near Sauraha, which is close to the Rapti River and Chitwan National Park.
Sauraha, which is famous for its panoramic and lush views of the forest, is also famous for elephants. Chitwan National Park, Nepal’s first national park, is a major destination here. This place is full of natural beauty, there are a lot of biodiversities, many species of birds, and wildlife. Located at a distance of 160 km from Kathmandu, sauraha motor takes about 3-4 hours to reach.
Being a hot state, visiting Sauraha from November to April is considered excellent. Sauraha is a delightful place to observe the beauty of nature and the wonderful creatures. Jeep safari, boating, elephant ride, forest safari, camel ride, elephant bath, Tharu cultural dance, wildlife observation, and wandering, and sunrise and sunset are some of the major attractions here.
Chitwan National Park, listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, covers an area of about 1000 square kilometers. Known as the ‘heart of the jungle, this park is popular in front of the world due to its diversity. This park, which is in the human heart for study and research and panoramic view, attracts tourists even today. Despite this, there are famous centers of attraction here.
Bhotekoshi’s bungee jump is the perfect destination for tourists who want to enjoy adventure sports. Bhotekoshi’s bungee jump, considered to be the world’s longest, is famous all over the world. Domestic and foreign tourists visit the Bhote Koshi river in the Sindhupalchowk district every year. The jump is done up to 500 feet and all the techniques have been used for safety.
Every year in Nepal Thousands of tourists enjoys rafting. Tourists enjoy rafting mainly in the Trishuli, Bhotekoshi, Kaligandaki, Marsyangdi, and Karnali rivers of Nepal. Tourists in Nepal take packages of 1 to 2 days and 7 to 8 days for rafting.
Pokhara is a famous destination for Paragliding. Also, Pokhara is the tourism capital of Nepal. Tourists visiting Pokhara enjoy paragliding. One can land on the banks of Phewa Lake from Sarangkot in Pokhara.