Although there are many places to visit within Kathmandu valley there are many more outside the valley free from all the noise and the pollution of the valley. Some of them are listed below
One of the most visited place nearby Kathmandu because of its historical importance and natural scenario. Chovar, an attractive hill station located at the outskirt of Kathmandu is popular for iconic views of surrounding hills of Kathmandu valley. It symbolize the power of Shree Manjushree i.e. It was believed that He cut a gorge at Chovar with his flaming sword to allow the lake to drain.
One of the best place to feel nature. Sundarijal is located 15 kilometers (9 mi) northeast of Nepal’s capital. The VDC was named after the Hindu goddess, Sundarimai. There is a temple dedicated to her in Sundarijal. This place is considered as one of the most beautiful places nearby Kathmandu because of the waterfalls, and the rivers over there. Its climate and natural scenario are the best attraction for people.
A place where the sun rise and shine actually. One of the most popular spot nearby Kathmandu located 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu. The scenic site is popular for its breathtaking sunrise view of the Himalayas. It is considered one of the most scenic spots in Bhaktapur District. The short hiking around the green forest and picturesque Nagarkot’s surroundings sites extend the delights of unique trekking experience.
Kakani is one of the best destination in the Nuwakot District nearby Kathmandu. It is considered as another fantastic site for viewing the mountain scenery. This spot is popular for short drive, tracking, picnic spot and many others. Rhododendrons growing wild on the mountain slopes begin to bloom in late winter and stay in bloom for several months, giving the village even more charm. The Place is utterly enriched with natural beauty, snowy mountains and greeneries of trees and is just unexplainable through words.