Historical Cultural tour in Nepal
The Historical cultural tour is visiting historical palaces, natural beauty and palace graceful temples, elegant palaces, brick paved courtyards and quaint streets, cultural sports, festival parts. Sightseeing in Nepal, we have several sports for tourist attractions for a short or long time to explore. Nepal has several ancient pilgrimage sites. Some well-known pilgrimage sites are: Barah Chhetra, Halesi Mahadev, Janakpur, Pathibhara, Tengboche, Junbesi Monastery, Manakamana Temple, Gorkha palace, Kalika temple, Lumbini birth place of Lord Buddha, Muktinath, Gosainkunda, Tansen and Kathmandu Valley in Central Nepal; and Swargadwari, Khaptad Ashram in West Nepal.
Kathmandu Valley is home to the famous Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhu Stupa (Monkey Temple), Bouddhanath Stupa and several other famous temples. Hundreds of famous temples are located in and around the Kathmandu Valley. Each temple is attached to a legend or belief that glorifies the miraculous powers of deity.
Pokhara offers the magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare, five peaks of Annapurna Himalayas and others. Pokhara numerous lakes known as "Tal" in Nepal offer fishing, boating and swimming, that ensure the famous Phewa, Begnas and Rupa lakes of Pokhara. Pokhara is also referred as the center of adventure. It is the starting point for almost all of the popular trekking & rafting destinations. Some of the famous historical places are Nagarkot, Dhudhikhel, Tansen, Gorkha palace, Nuwakot, etc.
Nepal is also the entry point to Kailas Mansarovar, the mythical abode of Lord Shiva. Devotees from various parts of Nepal and India throng the temples during special festivals. Even though weak infrastructure renders some places hard to reach, efforts are being made at national level to develop and promote some popular sites.
Asian Hiking Team organizes historical, cultural sightseeing tour in Nepal, some are special such as a Kathmandu valley tour, Lumbini cultural tour, Pokhara natural tour, Kailash tour, Gorkha palace Manakamand tour, Patan Bhaktapur sightseeing tour.
Note: earthquake 7.8 magnitude shook Nepal on the 25th of April 2015 causing many human casualties and destroying a lot of our cultural and historical sites. One of the unique ways to help Nepali people and Nepal in this difficult time seems to be by visiting Nepal. Because whatever you spend on your visit will directly benefit Nepali people who are living in remote villages and who have suffered the most. If you so wish to contribute to the well being of Nepal and Nepali people from the bottom of your heart, visit Nepal those areas. Better still tell your friends and families and colleagues to visit Nepal and those suffering areas.