Nepal is a landlocked country in Southern Asia between China and India. It is a paradise for trekkers, surrounded by the mighty Himalayas. It is a country with some of India’s highest mountain peaks of the world. It is also known as the “roof of the world” because it is situated with a total land area of 147,181 square kilometres. It is also the birthplace of Buddha so it has many monasteries and temples for tourists to explore. Wherever you go to Nepal you will be greeted by the friendly Nepali people with smiling faces. So you will truly feel this country a place of heaven if you visit it once.
How to reach Nepal?
Entry Facility: The first and foremost thing is to make visas if you want to travel to foreign places. Indians do not need the visa; they can take their passport or any ID card which is working.
By Plane: If you are travelling from Bagdogra Airport, you have to reach the main airport of Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport. It takes 1 hour 30 minutes with a distance of 327 kilometres. From there you can travel to any part of Nepal.
By Car: It is easy to rent a car in Nepal. If you are willing to enjoy the beautiful snow-capped mountains, the roads, and the beauty then you rent a car from Siliguri to Nepal with a distance of 460 kilometres. To experience a comfortable journey, Utkarsh Travels will offer you the best affordable services to travel to Nepal.
By Bus: There are five borders open for tourists to reach Nepal. Among them, the nearest border is Siliguri-Kakarbhitta which will drop you to the Nepal border. From there, it will be easy for you to reach Nepal with a distance of about 442 kilometres.
Adventure sports in Nepal-
Are you an adventure freak? Then you are in the right place. You can enjoy various adventure sports in Nepal which will give you a thrilling experience. These adventure sports will stimulate your mind, body, and soul. You will have once in a lifetime experience and collect memories of fascinating stories to tell your friends and family.
Here are lists of adventure sports you must know to experience the adventurous side of Nepal:
1- White Water Rafting-
Make up your mind at one of the most famous White Water Rafting sites. Floating from the snow-capped mountains, Nepal offers with some of the best rivers for exciting rafting in the world. When the rafting is accompanied with forests and mountains then it becomes more exciting.
Best time to do- September to early December and March to June
2- Jungle Safaris-
A visit to the most famous parks will make you observe the wilderness of Nepal. Exploring the jungle on the back of an elephant or on a four-wheeler jeep is the perfect way to see one-horned rhino and other exotic wildlife. You might also have the luck of catching the sight of a Royal Bengal Tiger.
Jungle safari parks- Chitwan National Park and Bardia National Park
Best time to visit-
Chitwan National Park: January to February and October to December
Bardia National Park: Mid-September till Mid-December and February to May
3- Bungee Jumping-
The thrill of Bungee jumping can be experienced in one of the best sites in Nepal. Jumping from a height of 160 meters over the wild Bhote Kosi River is a thrilling adventure sport in Nepal. There are many bungee jumpmasters who will take the proper safety before you bungee jump.
Best time to do- Mid April to the end of May
4- Mountain Biking-
Nepal has become an exotic destination for mountain biking. The mountain bikers experience the beautiful mountains, along the flowing single-track will leave you with full of euphoria of mountain biking in Nepal.
Best time to do- February and April
Have you ever wished to fly like a bird? If you have then do take part in the most exotic paragliding of Nepal. This adventure sport will leave you awestruck when you will witness the full view of the mountains and the scenic beauty from the top.
Best time to do- September and June
Canyoning will let you experience the peace and serenity of the calm waters. It will bring you very close to nature and would make you travel through some rugged terrains and unknown places which you have never known.
Best time to do: November and December
7- Zip Flyers-
You can fulfill your dream of flying high with the help of zip flyer which will let you experience the natural beauty of flora and fauna. You will feel truly blessed to be a part of such an amazing ride with some breathtaking views of the scenic beauty.
Best time to do- all over the year
8- Hand Gliding-
You can get the experience of being a pilot and fly on your own with hand gliding. You will get the opportunity to get the amazing view of the mountains and some forbidden places too.
Best time to do: November and December
9- Sky Diving-
Skydiving is one of the famous adventure sports in Nepal. It will let you experience fresh air and will also amuse you with the wonderful views of Nepal. It will also give you the opportunity to capture some amazing memories.
Best time to do- October
10- Stand Up Paddle Boarding-
If you are given a chance to paddle in the ocean, wouldn’t it be exciting? It is true that you will need some training but once you try you will be totally be amazed by the adventurous water ride.
Best time to do- May and June
Do not miss the chance of getting adventurous in Nepal
Nepal along with many religious places and landscapes also give you the thrilling experience of the outdoor activities. There are many more sports other than the ones given above. Without being a part of these adventures your Nepal trip will not be completed. You must take some time and plan your trip so that you can fully explore the beautiful Nepal. To avail you with the best facilities and to plan a perfect trip to Nepal, Utkarsh Travels is the best travel agency you can rely upon.