Abundance of national parks
The next reason to visit the beautiful country Nepal is the presence of national park and protected area. National park, wildlife reserve, and conservation areas have established an area for the protection of wildlife and birds. On visiting and taking troll within the national park, wildlife reserve various rare species are available. Wildlife species like royal Bengal tiger, one horned rhino, musk deer, and crocodiles are specially conserved in the protected area or in the national park. Beside the animals, various amphibian, reptile, fish and plant species are also available here. The visitors would like to visit different national parks, which is the reason to visit Nepal.
Shopping in Kathmandu
Shopping, while visiting any new place is the obvious thing to do by any visitors and so is the case for beautiful Kathmandu. Shopping in Kathmandu has its own charm and unique attractions. There are various options available to do shopping in Kathmandu. The shopping in Kathmandu indulges every income group; people from low-income group to high-income group. So, shopping in Kathmandu solely depends on the taste and preference of the visitors where they want to shop and what they want to shop here.
Here, the visitors can shop everything from the clothes, spices, interiors to the souvenirs, local arts to trekking items. Besides malls, there are also the traditional centuries-old shops that sell everything to satisfy the basic needs as well as other needs of Nepalese people. The main bazars within Kathmandu valley such as mangal bazar and asan bazar provides all the things as per the requirement. Beautiful pashmina shawls, thanka painting, dancing dolls, antique and classy items signify their own importance and history related to the Nepal. These items have their own charms and cultural importance to attract the tourists and visitors. For this, the visitors require money and the bargaining skill as well and you can grab the things you like. Therefore shopping in the streets of Kathmandu valley is also one of the fun activities to do and is the reason to visit Nepal.
Roaming around Thamel bazar
If you are visiting Kathmandu valley and not visiting Thamel bazar, it is not possible. Every visitor on visiting Kathmandu valley visits Thamel bazar to take a stroll. Besides this, if the visitors have no any clue about what to do next when they can start from the Thamel bazar taking the stroll and getting the idea about the direction where to go and how to go. It is known that Thamel is the heart of Kathmandu and all the gossips and chaos starts from this place only. This is the place where we can find an enormous amount of foreigners and locals interacting with each other harmoniously.
Thamel is regarded as the tourist area of the Kathmandu where every shop and street shops are set up to attract tourist with the souvenir items, pashmina shawls, dancing dolls, antique pieces, classy items and so on. Beside this, Thamel comprises of all sorts of shops; grocery shops, souvenirs shop, restaurants, fancy items shop, tattoo parlors expensive as well as cheap, trekking companies, travel agents and many others. Within the alleys and streets of Thamel, the visitors can explore the best and unique culture practiced within the Kathmandu valley by local people as well as by the tourists. Besides these, thanka painting is the most popular among the tourists. Therefore, taking a stroll around the Thamel bazar while visiting Kathmandu valley, it is the interesting thing to do for fun as well as for relaxation. This could be also the reason to visit the beautiful country Nepal.
Adventurous activities in Nepal
the next reason to visit Nepal is to indulge in several adventurous activities. Nepal is rich in panoramic beauties with the beautiful landscapes, long and large rivers, high altitudes, beautiful ponds and lakes, high peaks and mountains and so on. Because of the geographical structure of Nepal, different adventurous activities like paragliding, zip flying, bungee jumping and so on. Basically, paragliding is carried out in sarangkot in the Pokhara valley to have the beautiful view of Pokhara valley.
Similarly, bunjee jumping is carried out in the Bhote Koshi river is another beautiful experience in Nepal. Zip flyer is recently introduced within the country and this is also attracting the people to this beautiful place. Since Nepal is rich in high altitudes, rock climbing has also been the center of attraction. These all adventurous activities invite the foreigners from the different countries to the beautiful place. Similarly, many other adventures like cannoying, balloon tour; ice climbing have also been entertaining the visitors. These activities are the center of attraction for the visitors who have the guts to enjoy the geography of Nepal.
Visiting birthplace of Lord Gautam Buddha
Nepal, a beautiful country has not only the recognition of the natural and scenic beauty in three different regions, Himalayan region, hilly region, and Terai region; but also through the recognition of Lord Buddha and Mount Everest. These two have equally contributed to the recognition of the small country in the huge world thus providing or offering the visitors the reason to visit Nepal once in their lifetime. Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha lies in Terai region, rupandehi district of Nepal and lots of visitors from all across the world visit this place to have a look around the birthplace of Gautama Buddha.
Lumbini is a pilgrimage site, where place takes the visitors back to the centuries and gives the reflection of the first bath that Lord Buddha had after his birth and queen mayadevi took the ritual dip before the birth of Lord Gautam Buddha. The pillar discovered in the birthplace of Lord Buddha gave the evidence that Lord Buddha has visited Nepal. These historical marks available in the place gives the visitors the reflection of the reign of Lord Buddha and also satisfies the thirst of visitors who try to grab more knowledge of the Buddhist tradition. Thus, there is no any doubt that the people visit Nepal to be at Lumbini and follow the footsteps of Lord Buddha.
Trekking in foothills of Himalayas
It is not hidden fact that Nepal is blessed with the high altitude of above 8000-meter peaks and of 14 such above 8000 meters peak, 8 peaks lie in Nepal only.Trekking through remotely isolated ethnic and cultural villages situated in the foothills of the mountains and traveling to regions offers a unique perspective on both natural and cultural prospects of the country. Trekking in Nepal is the most popular activity in Nepal, therefore a huge variety of options is available in the country for the people of different ages and capabilities to attempt a trek in the country. The plan also can be made to trek through the wild and lofty place, which few would dare to attempt.
While, without planning also, the trekking can be started from Kathmandu valley and be on a trail for the few days. Various trekking hub is opened along the street of Kathmandu valley through which people can enjoy the trek. Similarly, trekking within the beautiful city Pokhara, an also be carried out through the trekking hub organized with guides, organized tours, and gear for sale or rent. Trekking in Nepal if carried out in specified season, it would be best for the trekkers as in that particular season the natural beauty, as well as the panoramic view of nature, can be enjoyed by the trekker.
The best season for the trekking in Nepal are the dry and warm seasons, March- June, and September- November. During these seasons, the temperature is tolerable to walk and the skies are generally clear although sometimes the foggy sky is seen. It is also possible to trek out of these seasons but rain and leeches are expected during monsoon season and severe cold along with closed passage is observed during the winter season. As the trekkers walk through the marked trekking paths, they will discover local people passing by as the people have to manage food and basic necessary items for their family.
The trekkers do not necessarily need to walk continuously, the trek path also comprises of small villages and tea shop, which allows the trekkers to have the good advantage of taking rest and recover. If the person can walk uphill for few hours during each day, then the person can find suitable trek in Nepal. An easy trek with Nepali supporter (guide) along with the availability of tea shops makes the trekking quite entertaining. It is best if the trekkers carry only the basic requirements and leave the rest behind. Maps to trek in Nepal are easily found in trekking hub. Therefore, the next reason to visit Nepal is to have the beautiful experience of trekking in the Himalayas.
Enjoying different cuisine in Nepal
Since the beautiful country is diversified in the context of culture, tradition, ritual, and norms. On the basis of the diversity regarding the culture, cuisine also is available with diversity in the country. From the local food to the international cuisine, every item is available here in the different places of Nepal. So, the visitors while visiting Nepal if did not taste the varieties of cuisine, then certainly they would miss the fun here.
Though different international cuisines are available here, there is certain local cuisine which should not be missed out generally. There are some of the branded hotels which provide the immensely tasty local Nepali food, dal, bhat, tarkari and achar. Similarly, nowadays laphing is being popular in Kathmandu valley which is available in different tastes. This item is most popular in Bouddha area and lots of people visit there to have laphing. Likewise, bara is next cuisine available in local area. Similarly, within terai, the visitors can enjoy with different varieties of that particular region. If the visitors climb up to the Himalayan region of the country, then they will be welcomed with the warm food like Dhindo, saag and so on. Therefore, Nepal is famous for different cuisine and it is not to be missed out.
Unique and amazing geographical setting
Nepal is divided into three geographical regions, Himalayan region, hilly region, and Terai region. These three regions have their own uniqueness and inviting factors. This tremendous geographical diversity also represents the ethnic and cultural diversity within the country. Nepal is also one of the few landlocked countries surrounded by Tibetan border as well as the cities of India. The Terai region is the residence of mostly Madhesi people with their own culture and tradition and they have their own way of celebrating different festivals. Similarly in the Himalayan region, mostly the people of Mongolian race reside and if we talk about the hilly region specially Brahman, Chhetri, newars and other castes reside here.
The landform and the altitudinal base also separate the climate in these three regions. Because of the different climatic conditions, the varieties of flora and fauna species are found in Nepal making the country rich in species diversity. The jungle area of Terai region is the home for the varieties of rare species of wild animals. This unique set of geographical region invites the visitors from all across the world in the suitable weather and climatic condition of that particular place they desire to visit. Thus the reason of Nepal having unique geographical division is also the reason to visit in the country.
Safe place to visit
Nepal is also the safe place to visit. Then the question may arise; what about the earthquake? The answer may give the sign of relief to the visitors that though the earthquake has occurred, the beauty of the place has not been deteriorated nor the numbers of visitors to visit in Nepal has been decreased than before. The natural calamities are uncertain; despite that, the infrastructure to get saved from disasters has been developed to some extent like earthquake resistant buildings thus maintaining safety. Beside the natural calamities, the political stability has been enhanced with the growing years. Therefore the fear of political instability has been decreased thus making the country more safe and secure for the visitors as well as the local people. Similarly, the crime of theft and robbery is very rare in Nepal as people of Nepal considers the foreigners as the guest and therefore treat them in a good way. The visitors also themselves have the opinion of Nepal as the safe place to visit. Thus safety is the next reason to visit Nepal.