Monday, April 15, 2013

Why Visit Nepal?

Nepal is situated between two big countries India and China as a yam. Being a small country with an area of 147181sq Km Nepal possesses bundles of attractions to the tourists, providing unique cultures preserved from the past, exotic scenic beauty of landscapes, forests, mountains lakes and rivers beside these Nepal possesses great opportunities for different kinds of adventure activities. Nepal can also be called the mountain kingdom as around 64 percent of the total land is covered by mountain region. Nepal contains eight mountains more than 8000m tall among the 14 existing around the world and they are Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Annapurna, among these Everest is the tallest one throughout the world with the height of 8848m. Not only these but Nepal also had other many mountains smaller in height but great in their beauty and scenic views. Although Nepal is a small country, the natural beauty of Nepal is indefinable. Nepal possesses the great natural beauty from the plains of the terai to the peaks of the mountains; due to these Nepal can be stated as the,'Last Paradise on Earth'.

Nepal is also very rich in History and Culture as many of the historical and cultural sites of Nepal still exists in front of our eyes, which are now the main attraction for the tourists coming to Nepal from different parts of the world. It is a country of millions of Gods and the only country with the living Goddess called Kumari. The arts and articrafts found in the heritage sites are the property of Nepal and retains great value. There are 10 world heritage sites in Nepal listed by UNESCO among which seven are cultural and two of them are natural and they are Boudhanath Stupa, Bhaktapur Durbar, Changu Narayan, Kathmandu Durbar, Patan Durbar, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayabhunath Stupa, Royal Chitwan National Park, Sagarmatha National Park and Lumbini the birth place of Gautam Buddha, 'Apostle of Peace and light of Asia'. Lumbini is one of the holiest place of Buddhist religion and as well as Hindus where peoples from all around the world go there to pay homage. The site, described as a beautiful garden in the Buddha's time, still retains its legendary charm and beauty. Other places named as Pokhara, Mustang, Lumbini, Gorkha, Tansen etc... are the other beautiful touristic places in Nepal.

Since Nepal possess a diverse kind of landscape, there is a great opportunity of different kinds of adventure activities such as trekking, tours, white water rafting, bungee jumping, paragliding, wildlife safari and many more. Trekking in Nepal's beaten and virgin trails is a great experience as we can have the near and clear view of beautiful mountains, observe the people from different cultures and religion. Nepal has the world class trekking destinations which are named as Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Base Camp and others. Nepal is a country of trekker's desire. Bungee jump is one of the most thrilling experience as you jump up from the height of 160m in the air facing downwards where Bhote Koshi one of the wildest river is seen flowing. Rafting in Nepal's fast flowing and White Water Rivers is another unforgettable experience to be shared in Nepal. Rafting in Nepal's river gives you the never forgetting memories as you raft by the different kind of landscapes side by side. The Southern plains of Nepal is a home for different kinds of endangered animals such as one-horned rhinos, royal Bengal tigers and gharial crocodiles, also the uncountable number of other species such as butterflies, birds and wide varieties of flora and fauna. So jungle safari is one of the major attractions where you have multiple choices such as riding on the elephants back or taking a four wheel drive. Bird watching, canoeing, nature walks are the other exciting parts of jungle safari. Royal Chitwan National Park, Royal Bardiya N.P and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserves are the most popular and famous in Nepal for wildlife safari. Beside these paragliding, sightseeing, mountain flight, mountain biking, mountain climbing is other activities which gives you some of the most exotic experiences.

Nepal is also a home of 108 kinds of musical instruments, 40 ethnic groups and 70 spoken languages as well as many exciting festivals( Dashain, Tihar, Holi, Shivaratri.. etc). It is a land of the deepest gorge (Kaligandaki Gorge) and the highest lake (Tilicho Lake). 840species of birds, 640 species of butterfly, 7000 species of flowering plant including 350 endemic ones, 175 species of mammals, 180 species of dragonfly, 600 indigenous plant families and covering 40% of the land mass by forest is a composition of Nepal, making Nepal a beautiful country.

Visit Nepal-Tibet Treks & Expedition is a local trekking company/agency & leading adventure company in the land of Mt. Everest. We assure you of quality services and value for money and understand the special needs and requirements of travelers. We can make a difference by changing a simple holiday into adventurous, fascinating, and memorable cultural experience. Our experience and highly trained Guides made for your encounters with the treasures of the natural beauty of Nepal. In addition we provide tours and treks to Tibet, Bhutan, & Sikkim. We are able to book/change flight tickets both international & domestic. We book hotels in Kathmandu and other majors cities. Our Services will customize your visit to suit your budget and requirements. Come with us to make your dreams come true - come Visit Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet!

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