Kathmandu, the capital and largest city in Nepal, is like no other city in the world.
Bhaktapur, the third of the "Royal Cities," lies on the old trade route to Tibet, just outside of Kathmandu.
Like Bhaktapur, it lies on the old trade route to Tibet and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Annapurna Region is one of the most popular trekking regions in Nepal, with options that range from a few days to a few weeks.
Chitwan National Park is the place to come to experience a different side of Nepal.
Rhododendron forests bloom during the spring hiking season adding color to the vistas.
Set on a hilltop to the west of Kathmandu, Swayambhunath is the second most important shrine in the Kathmandu Valley after Boudhanath.
The summit of Mount Everest, the highest mountain on earth, reaches 8,848 meters (29,028 feet) high.
Located in western Kathmandu along the Bagmati River, the temple is known for its beautiful pagoda-style architecture, with copper and gold covering.
Located in the beautiful mountain town of Pokhara, the International Mountain Museum is a must-see prior to heading off on a trek.
Lumbini is famous for being the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the historic Buddha, known as Buddha Shakyamuni.
The Helambu region is a popular trekking area, particularly with trekking companies offering guided hikes.
With towering mountains and rushing rivers Nepal is an excellent place for white water rafting.