36 Reasons Why Do Tourists Travel | Visit | Go to Nepal


Why do tourists travel to Nepal? Why do tourists go to Nepal? Why do tourists travel to Nepal? What are the reasons to travel to Nepal? What are the reasons to go to Nepal? What are the reasons to visit Nepal? Why should we visit Nepal? All the question are similar and the best answer to these question are given below. Have read…. Get a post about 36 best reasons to visit in Nepal.

36 Reasons Why Do Tourists Travel | Visit | Go to Nepal

Nepal is a multi-geographic, multicultural, multi-religious, multilingual, and multiethnic country Itti small in size and shape, but represents every feature of the world. It is highly enriched with natural beauty and biodiversity. Moreover the Nepalese are hospitable and respect the visitors as the god. In sum up, the top ten components found in Nepal and the Nepalese can be described as the best factor to pull the tourists.

Nepal is a beautiful country. Nepal is not only beautiful with the beautiful landscape and Himalayas but also beautiful with its unique culture, art, and tradition. You can enjoy lots of activities in Nepal which is the reason to visit the beautiful country Nepal. These funny and adventurous activities assist in creating the wonderful and unforgettable memories. Culturally and historically rich places of Nepal provides the good opportunities to explore new things which are interesting in their own way more than expected by the visitors. The beautiful country Nepal has its own unique blend of different culture and tradition that makes it different from the other countries.

Nepal is a small but rich country in terms of natural beauty, resources, and cultural heritage. Within the difference of about 4° latitude, we can feel so much of diversity in landscape, climate, vegetation, cultures, and lifestyles. Many visitors visit Nepal every year. The number of tourists is increasing every year. About 8, 03,092 tourists visited Nepal in 2012 AD. There is a tremendous potentiality of tourism in Nepal.

The number of tourists visiting Nepal is going high every year. They come to view the peaks, hills, lakes, rivers, plains, and various flora and fauna. They also come to enjoy our traditions, cultures, rituals, costumes, food pattern and way of life. Hence, Nepal grips high potentiality for tourism development. If the prerequisites of tourism are well developed, Nepal can soon turn to be the highly prosperous country in the world.

13 Reasons why do tourists visit Nepal

The 13 Reasons Why Do Tourists Travel, Visit, or Go to Nepal are as follows. Some of the funny things to do in Kathmandu can be mentioned below:

  1. Unique Geographical Setting:

The unique` geographical setting is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. Nepal’s geography is unique in itself. The highest mountain in the world, Sagarmatha and eight of the 14 mountains over 8,000 meters are in Nepal. There are many world-record holder natural wonders: Lake T’ilocho, a lake at the highest altitude, Dana, the deepest gorge, Arun Valley, the deepest valley etc are there in Nepal. Caves and caverns like Hevesi, Mahendra Cuba, and semi-deserts of Manang and Mustang are unique in their own way. Nepal has a variety of climates. It is very suitable for adventurous tourism. No wonder, the world famous magazine called ‘National Geography’ declared Nepal as the best destination for adventure tourism in the world in 2008 AD.


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  1. Rich in Natural Beauty

Rich in Natural Beauty is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. Nepal possesses high potentiality of tourism development due to its unparalleled natural beauty and scenery. Nepal has perennial rivers and streams etc originated from a snow-clad mountain. The peaks, hills, mountain ranges, gurgling rivers, glaciers, lakes, plains, gorges, forests, etc. can pull the eyes and hearts of tourists at least once.There are fastest flowing rivers and lofty grasslands. There are numerous lakes like Rara, Fhewa, and Foksundo. Nepal is equally rich in biodiversity. There are over 6800 of flowering plants. Sagarmatha National Park, the highest national park; Chitwan National Park, a world natural heritage site; Spiny Babbler (Bhyakura), the rarest bird in the world and one-horned rhinoceros are found in Nepal. It is suitable for holidaying tourism. Pokhara is such a home of natural beauty. Such picaresque features of nature cannot be excelled by anything else in the world.

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fewa lake
  1. Religious Sites

Religious Sites is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. Since Nepal is a common home of more than 10 religious groups, we can attract tourists through the publicity of religious sites. The major religion in Nepal is The Pashupatinath Temple, the world’s largest temple of Shiva, located in Kathmandu, attracts many pilgrims and tourists. Other Hindu pilgrimage sites include Swargadwari in Pyuthan district, lake Gosainkunda in Rasuwa. the temple at Devghat, Chitwan, Manakamana Temple in Gorkha District, and Pathibhara in Taplejung, Mahamrityunjaya Shivasan Nepal in Palpa District etc.

Nepal is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Gautam Buddha, a founder of the Buddhism, was born in Nepal. Buddhism is the largest minority religion in Nepal. Lumbini is an important pilgrimage site. Another prominent Buddhist, the site is Swayambhunath, the Monkey Temple, in Kathmandu.

Chhath Puja festival in Nepal celebration in birgunj places to visit and see
A Pond in Chhath Puja Festival

The Muktinath is a sacred place for Hindus as well as Buddhists. The site is located in Mustang. Goddess Sita and her famous father King Janak of Janakpur were also born in Nepal. Lumbini, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath, etc. are the center of pilgrimage to the Buddhists throughout the world. The Hindus can pay their visit to Pashupatinath, Muktinath, Manakamana, Pathibhara, Swargadwari, Gosaikunda, Devghat, Baraha Kshetra, Janaki temple, etc. Moreover, Kathmandu, the city of temples, is an epitome in itself to lure millions of tourists across the globe.


  1. Diversity In Cultures and Customs

Diversity In Cultures and Customs is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. There live more than 125 nationalities and they speak more than 123 dialects and languages. They have different costumes, cultures, lifestyles, customs and traditions and religions Nepal. It is very suitable for festival tourism.

Sama Chakeva
Sama Chakeva – A culture of Mithila in Nepal and India

There live more than 125 nationalities and they speak more than 123 dialects and languages. They have different costumes, cultures, lifestyles, customs and traditions and religions Nepal. It is very suitable for festival tourism.

  1. Rich in Ancient Art and Culture

Rich in Ancient Art and Culture is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. Nepal comprises the people following various cultures, languages, and religiosity. These characteristics have enriched the identity of Nepal. We do have uncountable historical, cultural and religious monuments, sites and artifacts scattered throughout the nation. The art, architecture, sculpture, painting, etc. can really glorify us. There are several ancient monuments. Ashok Pillar of Lumbini, Changunarayan Temple, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Basantapur Dubar Square, Krishna Mandir, Patan Durbar Square, Gorkha Durbar, Nuwakot Durbar etc is some of them. They are the reflections of our ancient arts and cultures. The Kathmandu valley along with Lumbini, Janakpur, etc. possesses the power of pulling a large flow of tourists. The three Durbar Square sites in the valley are its typical examples. Besides, Changu Narayan temple and Idol of Budhanilakantha hold the mighty grip of attracting tourists. The tourists may visit these sites for acquiring knowledge, experience or even having fun.

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Arts masks sculputre shop in Kathmandu Nepal

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  1. Simple Rural Life

Simple rural life is one of the major reason to visit in Nepal. Nepal is an agricultural country. The majority of the people are farmers. They are innocent and still not much influenced by the modern development. There are about 3500 villages. Rural areas of Nepal can be good; destinations for rural tourism.

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a Nepali farmer boy carrying DOKO
  1. Friendly and Hospitable Behavior of People

Friendly and Hospitable People is one of another major reason to visit in Nepal. The Nepalese are hospitable by birth and polite by nature itself. They respect guests as god and treat them in a friendly manner. Nepal is the country of world famous warriors: the Gurkhas, probably the bravest and boldest. At the same time, Nepalese people are very tolerant, hospitable and friendly. They consider the guest as God.

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Tourists with Nepalese Guide in Himalayas region

Tourists are the guest for them. They have the ritual of offering what they can to their guests, even by borrowing. They are always guided by the Sanskrit principle, “Atithi Debo Bhawa” (Guests are god). This nature of the Nepalese has always been good to pull the tourists to Nepal and their homes. There are many good hotels and lodges. It is very suitable for conference tourism as well.

  1. Highest peaks

Out of the ten highest peaks in the world, eight are found in Nepal. Everest and Kanchenjunga – the world highest and third highest respectively – are our glory and identity. Other highest peaks include Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Yu, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Annapurna.

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Mount Everest

They are always snow-clad and hold a sort of miracle to attract the tourists. These peaks rest on awe-inspiring and majestic mountain ranges stretching over the long distance. These peaks, Himalayas, and hills also support for mountain tourism and adventure tourism.


Jitendra Sahayogee

I am Jitendra Sahayogee, a writer of 12 Nepali literature books, film director of Maithili film & Nepali short movies, photographer, founder of the media house, designer of some websites and writer & editor of some blogs, has expert knowledge & experiences of Nepalese society, culture, tourist places, travels, business, literature, movies, festivals, celebrations.

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