Lumbini Lumbini, one of the Buddhist’s important pilgrimage sites, is situated in Rupandehi district of province 5 in Nepal. Lumbini is a popular destination among Buddhist people around the globe and is the birthplace of the Buddha (Siddhartha Gautam who became Gautam Buddha after enlightenment). Lumbini is regarded as one of the four major pilgrimage sites in Buddhism and an important site for Hindus as well. The Hindus consider Buddha as one of the many manifestations of the Lord Vishnu.
Pokhara Pokhara city lies in the western part of Nepal. Pokhara is the second largest city of Nepal in terms of population and flow of tourists after Kathmandu (the capital city of Nepal). And it is the second largest valley in Nepal. The valley of Pokhara includes the cities of Pokhara as well as that of Lekhnath. The Annapurna mountain range, which includes three of the 10 highest mountains in the world (Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Manaslu) is within 24-56KM of
Tilicho Lake is a well-known trekking destination, which is a part of Annapurna region in the Himalayas of Nepal. The lake is situated at an altitude of 4,919 m (16,138 ft.) from sea level in Manang district. Tilicho Lake is particularly famous for world’s highest lake trek and also holds religious significance. Highest lake in the world Often Tilicho Lake is considered to be the highest lake in the world and the largest one as well. But it’s not true.
Mount Nuptse is also called Mt. Nuptse. In Tibetan Language, Nuptse means West Peak. And Nuptse is in the western part of Lhotse-Nuptse-massif. Also, Mt. Nuptse borders with Everest’s Western Cwn, which is a broad, flat, gently undulating glacial valley basin terminating at the foot of the Lhotse Face of Mount Everest) in the southern part. It is one of the highest mountains among 7000 meters peak and is situated at an altitude of 7855 meters. Mt. Nuptse, which is
Overview and Location Ama Dablam, one of the most aesthetic mountains on Earth is situated in the Himalayan range of Nepal in the Northern part of East Nepal. Ama Dablam lies in the Everest region and is widely known as the “Matterhorn of the Himalaya”. Because of its exposed and varied climbing altitude, Ama Dablam is a must-do climb for any passionate alpinist. Ama Dablam is the third most popular Himalayan peak for permitted expeditions. So far, the Southwest ridge
Mt. Lhotse is the fourth highest mountain peak after Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Ketu (8611m) and Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m). It is at an altitude of 8516m from the sea level. In the Tibetan language, the meaning of Lhotse is “Southern peak”. Mt. Lhotse is gaining its popularity in recent times for its dramatic South Face. The South Face raises 3.2 KM and is 2.25KM wide, which makes it the toughest face of this size in the world. This is the
Namche Bazaar is one of the touristic destinations of Nepal, which is also widely popular because it is a gateway to the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest. Namche Bazaar lies in Solukhumbu district in province no. 1 in the Eastern part of Nepal at an altitude of 3440m from the sea level. It is 137 KM to the Northeast from Kathmandu. The bazaar, which literally means a marketplace, is a major hub for tourists trying to summit Everest or trekking
Kathmandu is not just a city of gods and goddesses, it is blessed with green hills and traditional villages in its surroundings. Those traveling to Nepal with a short span of time (the ones who cannot make to the popular trekking destinations) can choose to hike for a day or two. Kathmandu offers diverse options for observing panoramic mountain ranges along the lush green forests. Those trying to escape the hustle of mainstream Kathmandu city life, hiking can be a
As a traveler, if you ask people “When is the best time to travel to Nepal?” most of the times, the answer would be at the time of October and December. This is because of the fact that the skies are clear, the views of mountains look spectacular, and the weather remains dry as well. Just 3 months of favorable time duration to travel to Nepal? How on earth can that be true? Well, that’s not true at all. Nepal