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Caving / Spelunking in Siddha Cave, Bandipur, Nepal
Give yourself the opportunity to get in touch with the largest cave in Nepal and the second largest cave in south Asia and let your wild imagination lead you in an exciting underworld setting. If you decide to make this dream come true, at Bandipur you will find schools that offer you a 2 day journey in this highly sought after cave.
The first day of your trip includes a visit in Bimalnagar, located close to Pokhara and Bandipur. Here you will have the opportunity to climb and enjoy a delicious dinner. Now get prepared for the second day of your trip. Once you arrive at the holy Siddha Cave, you come across to some holy shrines and amazing stalactites. If you want to push yourself into an extreme situation, you can choose to abseil at 70 m/ 229 ft into the inner-side of the cave. If you don’t feel that confident, you can always explore the cave by walking through its every corner.
Apart from its unusual beauty and natural heritage, Siddha Cave offers you stunning views of the Annapurna mountain range and Marsyangdi River valley. In the vicinity, you will find many other places, where you can have fun and enjoy yourself as well.
In addition, if you think that 2 days are not enough, don’t hesitate to ask for some more days and achieve to fulfill the plans that you have in your mind. So, for taking part in both caving and climbing, it is advisable to wear flexible but fitting clothes, avoid to wear rings or bracelets, wear sport shoes/hiking shoes and always bear with you a change of clothes. Last but not least, do not forget to bring with you water and some extra money for grabbing a snack.
So, if you are looking for a lifetime experience, Nepal is waiting for you to discover it!