A country that is hugged by beautiful nature and diverse culture, Nepal is one of those places that will make your heart race and give you Goosebumps at the same time. Even though it is a small country, it has a lot to offer. Nepal cannot only be defined by the great Mount Everest; there are lots and lots of other beautiful hills and mountains, glorious rivers and lakes, Amazing Food and culture with unexpectedly friendly natives!
In a sentence, Nepal is a small package that gives you a big blast; or the Nepalese would like to say ‘sano packet thulo dhamaka”. If you are interested travelling to Nepal, these are the “must-visit” places in the country:
Gosainkunda is a breath taking alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake located at Nepal’s Langtang National Park at an altitude of 4,380 m in the Rasuwa District with a surface of 13.8 ha. Once you are up there, you will forget all of your hectic daily life routine. Your mind will be 100% at peace!
Famous for the tea garden, Illam is another place that should be on your bucket list while you travel in Nepal. Located at 700 km east from the capital city Kathmandu, Illam is very near to the india border. Illam offers you not only tea, but the opportunity to experience the mixed culture of both india and Nepal from the people there. You can take short treks in the gentle slopes or just chill and enjoy the scene.
The historic city of culture and art, Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal located right at the center or the heart of the country. Kathmandu can fill you with new cultural experience and make amazing memories that you will cherish forever. Places like Boudhhanath Stupa, Basantapur Durbar Square, Thamel and Pashupatinath temple will give you the knowledge of the history, religion and city life of the Nepalese people all in one place!
Mustang and Upper Mustang
Mustang is a place that is in the bucket list of all the Nepalese. Why? The beauty of the mountains, hills, lake and religious temple of the place is like a magnet to all the travellers. How? The picture below tells it all.