Kathmandu is one of the major and well-developed cities of Nepal. Kathmandu is the starting and ending point for most travelers throughout the world in order to experience the beauty of Nepal. Kathmandu is the place where there are so many things to explore for. Kathmandu is the surprise package that no one can believe about the different beautiful places has been exposed out here. All the hand-crafted stuff were developed from this city. Many Kings ruled over this city during the ancient period. Museums, Durbar squares, and cultural heritage are the main attraction of Kathmandu. Beautiful parks and gardens have been developing day by day which is the best way to chill out for. Some of the exciting stuff that can be done in Kathmandu has been described below.
Shivapuri Hiking is one of the tops and interesting stuff to do in Kathmandu. Located at the elevation of 2563 meter, this hiking offers jaw-dropping views of Kathmandu valley and it’s surrounding along with sparkling views of Langtang Himalayas. The origin of Bagmati River and Bagdwar also can be seen from the hill of Shivapuri. Hike to Shivapuri begins from the northern side of Kathmandu valley via Nagi Gumba. You have to show the permit before entering the Shivapuri National Park. During the course of Hiking inside Shivapuri explore numerous species of flora and fauna can be experienced. More than 500 species of animals are preserved inside this National park.
Touring Around Kathmandu
Touring around and sightseeing is another major highlight of Kathmandu valley. Old fashioned and ancient cultural heritage has been the attractiveness of Kathmandu valley which attracts the number of people from different part of the world. Some of the cultural heritage of Kathmandu has been enlisted in world cultural heritage site by UNESCO like Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath, Swyoambunath (Monkey Temple), Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar square. Pashupatinath is one of the oldest temples of Nepal. Swoyambunath is another unique gumba from where stunning views of Kathmandu can be observed. Hand-crafted stuff, images and statue of temples will definitely catch your eyes. Most of the temples are made up of Pagoda style. Similarly, royal palace named as Narayanhiti palace where important and valuable kinds of stuff of former kings are kept safely. This worthy tour around the Kathmandu valley is so much interesting and fascinating one.
Experiencing the nightlife in the Kathmandu is one of the best feelings ever for any travelers. Especially Thamel bazaar is so beautiful to walk out at night time. You can enjoy the beautiful songs by taking a bottle of beer in Thamel restaurant. During the festival time, Thamel bazaar gets more lightning and enjoyable to watch out for. It is so pleased to walk listening to the music of clubs along the street. It feels like walking in the street of heaven where lights are twinkling like stars along with music in the background, it is one of the best feelings ever to experience the nightlife of Kathmandu.