Totally surreal places in Nepal you have to see before you die

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For all those trekking and travel enthusiasts out there, you shall never find a country like Nepal perfect for every kind of visits, journeys, and adventures. With eight world’s highest mountains and rich geographical diversity, Nepal offers you with most surreal experiences you shall not have in any corner of the world. We have covered some of the surreal places in Nepal that you have to see before you die.

Tyangboche Monastery

After the fire had destroyed the monastery in 1989, this monastery that is situated at an altitude of 3,867 meter, is the largest monastery in the entire Khumbu region. The monastery is rich with intricate stone artworks, and beautiful structures. The entire Tengboche is surrounded with Mani Walls. At the confluence of Imja Khola and Dhudh Koshi, the immense structure of the monastery is located. It takes about three days to reach monastery from Lukla if an extra day for acclimatization isn’t taken.

Kalapatthar

You shall reach Kalapatthar from Gorakshep trekking early in the morning over the strenuous ascent. It might take an hour or more to reach at the top. Your challenging climb shall be rewarded with surreal views of the mountain range spreading in never-ending fashion. You shall be lost in the sheer beauty of sun rise; when the mountains radiate, you might feel like everything you are witnessing is alive. Everest luxury lodge trek, Everest base camp trek, Everest view trek, Everest short trek, etc. are some of the most popular treks in the Everest region.

Mustang

Mustang is one of the most remote region for trekking in Nepal, which has been classified into Upper Mustang and Lower Mustang. Jomsom, Muktinath Temple, Lo Manthang, etc. are some of the most popular destinations in Mustang region to visit. You shall reap nothing but pure and original cultural experiences throughout your trek in the Mustang region. Muktinath is a pilgrimage spot for both Buddhist and Hindus; the place encounter lots of visitor every year. The cultural resources at Lo Manthang are relatively untouched. Be a part of the Tiji Festival if you happen to be here during May.

Tsho Rolpa Glacier Lake

Situated at an altitude of 4,580 m in Dolakha district, between the Everest and Langtang ranges, Tsho Rolpa glacial rake is one of the largest lakes in Nepal. Your journey to the lake offers you the views of Mt. Gaurishankar, Everest ranges, and Langtang ranges. You shall be making through terraced fields, several villages inhabited by ethnic communities, crossing gushing rivers via several suspension bridges, witnessing the beauty of Beding Village and Dolakha Bazar.

Ghandruk

Ghandruk village is located on the slope, which is mostly inhabited by Gurung communities. Most of the treks in the Annapurna region include Ghandruk as their stoppage point. From Gandruk, you shall get to view the Mt. Macchapuchhre, Himchuli, and Annapurna ranges. You shall be passing through dense forest rich in rhododendrons, crossing several suspension bridges, walking beside waterfalls. Ghandruk is the synonym of ‘natural beauty’. The sheer beauty of nature, colourful forest, and mountains soaring high in the sky shall captivate your mind.

Poon Hill

Also called the ‘photographer’s paradise’, Poon Hill is the most popular view point of sunrise. From the top, you shall get staggering views of Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu range, and other mountains. Making through terraced fields, crossing rivers, passing through several villages, you shall be captivated by the sheer beauty and adventure.

Sarangkot

Sarangkot is another popular view spot to get glimpses of Annapurna range. Being one of the most popular place, this place can be busy. Thus, expect to encounter with other trekking enthusiasts. You can get the best sunrise and sunset view from Sarangkot. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Machhapuchhre (6,997 m), Annapurna II (7,937 m), Lamjung Himal (6,983 m), etc. are the mountains that you might see from Sarangkot.

Annapurna region

Annapurna mountain range is considered to be one of the most dangerous mountain ranges in the world. The peaks in the region stretch for about 55 kilometre, where Annapurna I stands as the highest among all. There are about six major peaks with altitude more than 7,200 m. These mountains are prone to avalanches, thus might be quite challenging to reach. Trekking in this region is also popular, however, the undergoing road construction has marked as negative mark in this area; the trail is noisy and dusty.

Gosainkunda Lake

In comparison to other glacial lakes, Gosainkunda Lake is the most visited lake. Many Hindu pilgrims visit the lake during the August full moon festival. In the Gosainkunda area, you shall find plenty of other lakes. It is a sacred lake situated in the Langtang area. You shall be making through staggering valleys, gushing rivers and streams, witnessing the views of Mt. Langtang Range, Manaslu (8,156 m), Ganesh Himal, Himal Chuli (7,893 m), etc. This lake is considered to be sacred by both Buddhist and Hindus.

Phoksundo Lake

Phoksundo Lake is located in the Dolpo region of Nepal. It is the deepest lake in the country. You shall be tempted to dip your feet into the blue water of the lake. Nothing can beat the remoteness in this journey.

Remarkable Adventure Treks Pvt. Ltd. is a leading trekking and travel agency in Nepal that has been taking trekkers from around the world to several trekking destinations in Nepal. Do remember us for any kind of treks in Nepal.

 

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