Sightseeing Tour in Nepal
There are several places in Nepal for sightseeing tours. Natural and manmade thousands of attractions are the ways to know the civilization of this wonderful country. This is a country of high Himalayan Mountains, artistic monuments, exotic wildlife and diverse cultures. It is the land where Lord Buddha, the apostle of peace was born over 2500 years ago. The highest peak in the world Mt. Everest with the elevation of 8,848 meters is another attraction to visit Nepal.
The geographical variation of this country ranges surprisingly. The land rises from the Terai, the southern plains at almost sea level, and within a short distance to the north, culminates at Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest), the highest point on earth. Eight of the 14 summits in the world over 8000m lie in Nepal. In addition to these 8000m giants, there are hundreds of lesser peaks strewn across the Himalaya that stretches all along the length of the country. Thousands of visitors come to enjoy this land for cultural tour, festival tours and many interesting features. The Katmandu valley offers an incomparable connoisseurs of art and culture to see and study the different aspects of the fine arts in its painting, sculpture, woodcarving and architecture. The three main cities of Katmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur with numerous historical monuments, old palaces, palace squares, shrines, pagoda temples, stupas, ageless traditions and legends make it veritable living museum.
Nepal is an extremely fascinating destination for travelers, scholars, and researchers. Kathmandu Valley offers the unique culture and religious places as it has been endowed with seven World Heritage sites. This valley was divided into three kingdoms namely Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur. These days Kathmandu valley comprises of numerous architectural landmarks of varied cultural and religious conventions.
There are many sightseeing places in Nepal with unique culture and tradition. Kathmandu Valley sightseeing Tour and Pokhara Sightseeing Tour are the most famous Sightseeing tour to enjoy your holiday.
Pokhara is the beautiful city and second largest tourist hub in Nepal after Kathmandu. Pokhara is paradise on earth and is popular as city of Lakes. It takes about 6 hours drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara city which is further connected to most of the cities of Nepal. But air flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara is the fastest and easy along with scenic way to reach Pokhara.
Kathmandu city sightseeing tour provides an opportunity to explore the historically and culturally rich Kathmandu city as well as the surrounding cities like Patan and Bhaktapur. The capital city Kathmandu which is well known as city of temples is rich in religious aspect.
Bhaktapur city lies to the eastern part of Kathmandu valley. It is the third largest city inside Kathmandu valley. The city is famous for elegant art, culture, and festivals. Bhakapur is also known as ‘Bhadgaun’ and locally known as Khwopa.
Kirtipur city is situated to the 8 km south west from center of Kathmandu valley. It is a small hill on the base of Champadevi hill. Kirtipur is an ancient city rich in Newari culture and tradition. It is the holy place for both Hindu and Buddhist community. There are several temples, monasteries and palaces for sightseeing.