Places to See in Nepal
Nepal offers wide range of places to visit for cultural and natural ways. Nepal has several temples, monuments, world heritage sites, national parks, cities, mountains and many other places interesting for tourist. Inside Kathmandu valley, there is many places important for many reasons. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Kirtipur are the historical places while Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath temple, Swyambhunath, Changunarayan, Budhanilakantha are the religious places.
Kathmandu Valley has culturally rich, historically high important
places to see. The valley is the capital of Nepal. Kathmandu valley has an
exotic setting. It is surrounded by tier upon tier of green mountain walls
above which tower mighty snowcapped peaks.
The Kathmandu Valley may have been inhabited as early as 300 BCE, since
the oldest known objects in the valley date to a few hundred years BCE.
The earliest known inscription is dated
Shakyamuni Buddha was born in Lumbini, in southern Nepal, twenty-five
hundred years ago. Since his time, Nepal has been a sacred ground for
Buddhists as the birthplace of the Buddha.