Nestled amid the fabled peaks of the Himalayas, Nepal is an absolute delight to visit in March. The South Asian nation boasts of a plethora of scenic destinations, along with numerous opportunities to spice up your travel with some adventure sports.
Home to the highest mountain peak in the world, Nepal is a favourite destination for tourists in March. At Trip Experience Blog, we bring you the top 5 things you can do in the Himalayan country if you are planning a trip next month. Take a look:
- Flight over the majestic Himalayas
While in Nepal, you can get close and personal with the great Himalayas by taking a 50-minute mountain flight. With a panoramic mountain flight tour, you can enjoy an unparalleled view of the mighty mountain peaks, including Mount Everest. Other popular peaks that can be seen through a panoramic flight are Mt. Gosaithan, Mt. Dorje Lhakpa, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Gauri-Shankar, and Mt. Pumori.
- Kayaking down the Seti River
A four-day kayaking clinic down the Seti River is a perfect way to learn white-water kayaking, along with exploring picturesque views of the natural beauty Nepal is blessed with. Starting at the Phewa Lake in Pokhara, the tour ends at Chitwan National Park.
- Exploring wildlife at Chitwan National Park
While you are at it, you might also want to witness wildlife in all its glory at the first national park of Nepal – Chitwan. The park spans over 332 sq. miles, and is home to more than 500 species of migratory birds. Other animals at Chitwan include tigers, crocodiles, bears, elephants and rhinos.
- Channelling spirituality at Pashupatinath Temple
Constructed in the late 17th century on the banks of Bagmati River, the Pashupatinath Temple is a must-visit place in Nepal. The temple is designed in Pagoda-style, and sports intricate carvings on the rafters. While non-Hindus are not allowed inside the temple premises, you can still view the majestic Nandi statue from outside.
- Exploring the Lake City – Pokhara
A lakeside town, Pokhara is one of the top attractions in Nepal. Apart from it spectacular natural beauty, tourists can also enjoy adventure sports like paragliding, mountain biking, and trekking. If you are not an adrenaline junkie, you can enjoy activities like boating, fishing, and taking a stroll along the lake.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and plan a trip to Nepal in March!
Last modified: February 12, 2020