More than 100 Things To Do Outside Kathmandu Valley, some of them highlighted below.
Naudanda to Sarangkot Hike
One of the modern-day hiking trips in Pokhara is Sarangkot to Naudanda Hiking trip. This trip is the perfect choice when you want to get some hiking experience while you are in Pokhara. This hiking will continue for 4 hours. We will get welcome by beautiful, peaceful villages that give a splendid view of the Pokhara valley stretch. If you are avoiding a rush time frame, you may add this activity to your things to do outside the Kathmandu valley list.
The commencement of the trip will start early in the morning through the drive to Sarangkot to join the sunrise over the Himalayas. Before the beginning of the journey, you will have your breakfast after sunrise. For about 20 minutes the hike is uphill, which is 1st part of our trip. Then all the way it goes through an easy dirt road. We will continue to hike, and it will end at Naudanda again welcome by Majestic Himalayas. From Naudanda again we will drive back to Kathmandu.
Sarangkot excursion with a hike back to Pokhara
With Scenic Local Villages, picturesque Mountain View and different traditions and culture of Nepalese Natives this day hike is quite fascinating. Situated at an altitude of 1700 meters in the western part of Nepal, Sarangkot is blessed with the assets of amazing Mountain Scenery, for enjoying the green hills. Witnessing the mesmerizing sunrise view and splendid view of snowcapped Mountains makes our trip truly amazing.
Our day hike starts early in the morning after we drive to Sarangkot from Pokhara city. You will see the amazing sunrise and best Mountain View consisting of the Himalayan massif such as Himchuli, Annapurna, and Lamjung Himal, and Machhapuchre. In Sarangkot there is also a view tower at the top and few Tea shops for refreshment. After spending some time there, we will hike back to Pokhara city, which is approximately 3 hours walk via amazing villages, people, culture, and nature.
Nepal’s number one adventure and leisure destination is in Pokhara. It is a gateway to trek in the Annapurna region. It has plenty of entertainment activities for families and individuals. The experience of exciting activities in Pokhara includes ultralight flight, paragliding, boating, zip flyer, hiking and pony riding, etc. We can simply relax at the shore of the lakeside with a spectacular view of Annapurna and a fishtail. Providing you with amazing beauty and excellent photo option it will certainly overwhelm you. Enjoying its surrounding greenery and walking along the shore of this fascinating lake with the panoramic view of Annapurna and Fishtail massif reflect on the lake is truly amazing.
Colorful wooden boats, with paragliding, landed at the bank of the lake is probably one of the most highlights of your travel experience in Nepal. As a gateway to trekking in the Annapurna region, it has become the relaxation spot in and out of the trek.
Chitwan National Park should not be missed if you are a wilderness enthusiast. This park is very much famous for Tiger tracking, Bird watching, and jungle safari. With a fall in love with nature, thousands of tourists visit this park per year. As established in 1973, this park has a lot to offer during your visit.
Habitat for some of the endangered species of animals likes, Royal Bengal Tiger, One-Horned Rhino, Sloth Bear, Leopard with different species of birds as well as reptiles is found in this National park. Fascinated by this park, thousands of tourists come to visit this national park who will do Elephant safari or Jeep safari optional to explore the wilderness.
This is one of the best wildlife viewing spots in Asia, and as compared to other destinations, it is relatively cheaper as well.
Nepal is a Multi-ethnicity, Multilingual and multicultural nation and people are living in harmony and peace despite its extreme diversity in culture and people. In such a tranquil and beautiful place there lies Lumbini where Siddhartha Gautam was born from the mother, Mayadevi. Who is the founder of Buddhism- a religious branch and known as Lord Buddha.
From all over the world devotees come to visit this sacred place Lumbini. For the spiritual place, if you are looking for then, Lumbini must be an ideal place for you. “The Lovely” indicates Lumbini in Sanskrit. Located at province 5 in Kapilvastu which is at the 25 KM distance from Kapilvastu Municipality, nestled in the Terai belt. Lumbini covers 1.6 KM in width and 4.8 Kilometers long and divided into two monastics zones. A cannel separates these zones with full of water.
Royal Bardia National Park
Location: East of Karnali River, in mid far western Terai
Area: 968 Sq. KM.
One of the undisturbed and largest protected area in Nepal.
30% area is covered by grassland, and the Sal forest covers 70%.
One of the last remaining habitat for endangered animals like Rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tiger, Swamp Deer, Wild Elephant, Marsh Mugger Crocodile, Gigantic Dolphin. , Gharial Crocodile and Black Buk,
Endangered bird nearly in extinction like Sliver-eared Mesia, lesser florican, Bengal Florican, Sarus Crane, and lesser florican