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Kathmandu Valley: Center for the government administration, Kathmandu is a traditionally, culturally and historically rich city booming among the modern developments. Listed in the World Heritage, Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Squares are the historical sites that you must visit to get the historical and architectural information. Besides these, Thamel is the tourist destination in Kathmandu that has the perfect base for exploring the surrounding. Around the valley you cannot miss the religiously and spiritually secured places like Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Changunarayan.

Pokhara: Popular for its natural beauty, Pokhara is the place where you can revive yourself to the magnificence of the reflection of Mt. Machhapuchhre in the Phewa Lake. Valley of series of lakes, you get to watch the beautiful inclines of Annapurna range here.

Lumbini: The birthplace of Lord Buddha, Lumbini is a pilgrimage sites for Buddhists around the world. Located in the Terai plain, Lumbini has religious as well as historic importance. This place still carries the proofs of visit of King Ashoka, who erected pillars. This site is house for many monks and nuns.

Chitwan: Located in the terai region, Chitwan is a perfect place for those who want to get lost in the wilderness of the nature. Chitwan National Park is the main highlight of this region. Known for jungle safari and bird watching, Chitwan National Park offers you the best you want from the nature. One horned rhinos, Bengal tigers and gharials are the specialties of the park. The jungle safari inside the park provides an opportunity to explore the flora and fauna and witness the natural assets. Elephant breeding center and Crocodile farm are other things that should not be missed in Chitwan.
Another major highlight of the place is its people and the place itself. Chitwan is a place to be familiar with the Tharu people and their culture.

Tatopani: Tatopani in nepali means “hot water”. Located in the Myagdi district, Tatopani is the place of natural hot spring. Religiously significant this place is a hot tourists spot too. Every year thousands of internal as well as international tourists visit this place just to take bath in the hot spring. The water of the spring is believed to have the power to cure any skin disease.

Bandipur: Bandipur is a small quaint town lying on the foothill of Himalayas. Situated 7 km above Dumre Bazar, Bandipur is an ancient newari town. Untouched by the modernization, this town is an open museum. The place, people and the landscapes depict the age-old essence that this place has treasured. This hilltop town overlooks the mystifying Marshyangdi valley and provides an astounding view of Mahabharat range. Described as a natural view tower, one can view the spectacular panorama of the entire Annapurna Range and the peaks of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Langtang.
This town was once a booming commercial center along the trade route linking Tibet with British. Inhabited by newars this place is rich with newari culture, tradition and festivals.
Bandipur is an ideal place to soak into the natural and heritage splendor of the place.

Everest Base Camp: The region of Sherpa people, known all over the world for mountaineering is the Everest Region. Not only this region is known for the highest mountain in the world, but also for the people who long to climb these peaks fearlessly. The view from Everest Base Camp is unbelievable as you can see the highest mountain in front of your eyes. Trekking around Everest Base Camp is one of the adventurous activities to be indulged into. It will fill in you with the spirit of the Himalayas and witness the greatest creation of the nature. Every year thousands of trekkers trek in this area. The best times to visit are from the beginning of March to mid May and from the beginning of September to mid November.

Annapurna Base Camp: A perfect Himalayan trekking will be to the Annapurna Base Camp. Located in the vast amphitheater of the Annapurna Sanctuary, the place is encircled by the famous Himalayan peaks – the 'fishtail' Machapuchare, Gangapurna, Annapurna 1and Annapurna South. The trail taking you to ABC generally starts from lowland villages and rice terraces deep into the Annapurna Himal. This place offers varieties of flora and fauna from sub tropical to pine and gracefully blooming rododendrons. This region is also the home to bountiful wildlife. In this region, you will find the Gurungs and Thakali people with their unique culture and religion. You can experience the friendliness of these people, and get a glimpse of their lifestyle and know their way of living and their culture and tradition.

Ghorepani: One of the most popular trekking areas in Nepal, Ghorepani is one of the places that must be visited. Located in Annapurna region and below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare, this place offers you spectacular mountain scenery, charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys. The early morning sunrise from this place is picture perfect. The warm rays of sun gently touching the snow-capped mountain are just like a magic to watch from here.

Muktinath: A sacred place for Hindus and Buddhists both, Muktinath, which means “place of salvation”, is located in Mustang District. The temple is situated on a high mountain range at an altitude of about 3749 meters. The local name of Muktinath is Chuming Gyatsa, which means hundred springs in Tibetan. This place is great for meditation. The temple is of Lord Shiva and includes a Buddhist monastery and the Jwala Mai temple, which contain a spring, and an eternal flame glowing by natural gas underground. The earth-water-fire combination accounts for Muktinath's great religious significance. The 108 water taps in the temple premises with continuous flow of holy water carries a lot of significance.  








 



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