In this land lock city of Kathmandu, surrounded by these mountains-Shivapuri, Phulchoki, Nagarjun, and Chandragiri- there are lots to do.

What Can You Do in Kathmandu?
What Can You Do in Kathmandu?
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Surrounded by Shivapuri, Phulchoki, Nagarjun, and Chandragiri Mountains, the city of Kathmandu in Nepal, is a unique vacation location, filled with ancient architecture, dating as far back as 600 BC. Here you aren't bombarded with boredom; instead you will enjoy traditional arts, relaxing activities, and sightseeing of historic temples and monuments. Include these activities when planning your trip to Nepal. 

  1. Visit the National Museum: See the archaeological displays and exhibits of Nepal, with historic Buddhist and Nepalese art, and evolution of ancient weaponry. Constructed in 1819, it is one of the city's oldest, prominent buildings. 
  2. Challenge Scenic Trails: Hike along interesting treks, including snow-capped mountains, the Everest Base Camp, and along an ancient trading route in Pokhara. Fitness is required for this challenging routes, so prepare for intense trails. 
  3. Explore the Chitwan National Park: Encounter Bengal tigers, leopards, sloth bears, elephants and rhinoceroses. On this 932 square kilometer property, you will also see Gharial (or Gangetic crocodile), known for eating only fish. 
  4. See Historical Sites: Nepal is known for its various historic landmarks that make visits memorable to tourists. View the Durbar Square, a World Heritage site, for the Kumari Ghar (Kumari House), where a Nepalese oddity, a "living goddess", resides; or Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu's oldest and largest Hindu temple; or tour Lumbini, considered Buddha's birthplace with a monastic area, a sacred Bodhi tree and holy garden, alongside the Maya Devi Pond. 
  5. Fly Over Some of the World's HIghest Mountains: You don't have to be an avid mountaineer to view the Himalayas. Enjoy an hour long flight around the spectacular Nepalese mountain range. 

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