• TAAN to promote Tamankhola as a new destination

    June 29, 2018
    TAAN to promote Tamankhola  as a new destination

    Nepal Tour News —

    Kathmandu: Tamankhola Rural Municipality of Baglung district will be promoted as a new tourism destination, according to the trekking operators.

    Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) has started exploring the trekking route from Brudhibang, Baraha Lake, Gurjaghat, Narja, Nau Dalle Hill and Shole, till the terrain of Durkhel Hill in Tamankhola Rural Municipality of Baglung .

    Tamankhola, one of the rural municipalities among four municipality and six rural municipality of Baglung district, Province No. 4. It is the only one rural municipality that is connected with Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve Area.

    Traveling from Kathmandu to Bhayarbunga crossing a distance of 370 km. , travelers can view the beautiful Baraha Lake situated at the altitude of 2633 m. The trekking route consists maximum altitude of 3450 m.

    Tourists can take pleasure in observing the views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Machapuchare, Mt. Annapurna along with Mt. Nilgiri on the Northern side of Baraha Lake.

    Similarly, panoramic views of Mt. Sisney, Mt. Chure, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri and other Himalayas can be observed from Nau Dalle Hill. The area is rich in flora and fauna as well.

    The village having diverse arts and cultures consists ethnic people like Chhantyal, Magar, Dalit, Brahman, Chhetri and Darji.

    Coordinator of Destination Research and Promotion Dept. Suk Bahadur Lama has completed the study of new tourism destination at Tamankhola Rural Municipality.

    President of Tamankhola Rural Municiaplity Joglal Budha Magar stated that the views of various Himalayas observed from Baraha Lake and Nau Dalle Hill can attract international and domestic tourists.

    Cartographer of Himalayan Map House Krishna Maharjan stresses on developing necessary infrastructures on the trekking rote to keep the trekkers safe.

    June 27, 2018

    Image: Raju Thapa Magar

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