What is Nepal Famous/Known For?
10Hindu and Buddhist Temples
Located in the south-eastern part of Asia, Nepal is widely known for its mountain peaks. The landlocked country between India and China contains eight of the ten world’s highest peaks – this includes mount Kanchenjunga, the world’s third tallest and Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain. Here are some other things Nepal is famous for that if you didn’t know will potentially convince you to take a trip to this amazing country. The country’s temples are created with oiled bricks, stone, and carved wood. A few of the popular temples are the Golden Temple (Patan) and Heritage Site of the World; Changu Narayan Temple which is the treasure house of Himalayan art. It’s also the tallest temple in Nepal located in Bhaktapur- a medieval town. These are Hindu and Buddhist temples and are so majestic and gold, you’ll be in awe just being in their presence. Truly a fascinating sight no one visiting Nepal should miss. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!