Nepal has several ancient pilgrimage sites. Nepal is regarded as a living cultural museum and a harmonizing center of Hinduism & Buddhism. There are several Buddhist shrines and Hindus temples all over the kingdom. There are many pilgrimage sites in Nepal, such as-Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath Stupa, Barah Chhetra, Gosainkunda ,Pathibhara, Tengboche; Manakaman, Gorkha, Lumbini, Muktinath, Halesi Mahadev, Janakpur, Tansen, and Swargadwari, Khaptad Ashram ect. Nepal is also the Gateway to Kailash Mansarovar, the mythical abode of Lord Shiva.
Nepal is not only known in the world for the trekking and mountaineering activities, it is also equally popular for Pilgrimage & Heritage tours. Nepal is not only rich in natural beauty but also rich in cultural heritage, religious matter and in the spiritual world of meditation and is really the best and prominent place for pilgrimage tour. Pilgrimage sites of Nepal like Muktinath and Gosainkunda make popular trekking destinations.