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Nepal’s Top 100 Tourist Destinations-2: Lover’s paradise Rani Mahal (Palpa), a must see heritage

Updated: Feb 28, 2020

-Pradeep Pariyar Thapa

Exclusive: A visit to one of Nepal’s Top 100 Tourist Destinations, Rani Mahal (Palpa) will leave you mesmerized forever. Dubbed as Nepal’s Taj Mahal and Symbol of Love for lovebirds and authors, Rani

Mahal had long been lost it’s glory but it has found its new lease of life in recent years after restoration and renovation works had been completed in 2010/11. Just 13 km from Tansen, an ancient city of Palpa, Rani Mahal offers a perfect getaway for trekking and heritage enthusiasts. If you’re a lovebird, you must put this magnificent monument on top of your travel bucket list.

Rani Mahal was built between 1892-1897 by Khadga Samser, the sacked Commandar-in-Chief and exiled brother of Prime Minister of Nepal, Bir Samser J.B.R. in memory of his beloved wife queen Tej Kumari.

This three story palace has 24 rooms, two ponds in the front garden, Pashupati Temple, Stable for horses and rooms for devotee nuns. From the main entrance, stone steps lead to bank of Kali Gandaki River but, currently, not accessible to the river bank. However, one can reach to the river while way out to the palace. According to the traditional belief that whoever takes a bath or even just touches the water from the river, it purify the person.

Rani Mahal, Palpa

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Historical Heritage: *****

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Number of Day trip: 2 days, 1 night

Camping area:*****


Camping available: up to 100+ trekkers

नयाँ १०० पर्यटकीय गन्तव्य (नेपाल) यात्रा-१: सत्यवती धार्मिक र साँस्कृतिक क्षेत्र (गुल्मी) भ्रमण गर्ने हैन?

नेपालका नयाँ १०० पर्यटकीय गन्तव्यहरू; घुम्न जाने हैन ?

-प्रदीप परियार थापा

Exclusive: नेपाल सरकारले नेपालका नयाँ १०० पर्यटकीय गन्तव्यहरूको सूची सार्वजनिक गरीबाह्य र आन्तरिक पर्यटनलाई बढावा दिन विभिन्न कार्यक्रमहरू सन्चालन गरेकोछ। घुम्न जाने हैन ? मचैं निस्किएँ है। नयाँ पर्यटकीय १०० गन्तव्यहरूको लागि ५० करोड बजेट छुट्याईसकेकोछ। प्रत्येकपर्यटकीय गन्तव्यमा कम्तिमा ४० लाख खर्च गरी गन्तव्य स्थलको संरक्षण, प्रवर्धन र प्रचार गरिनेछ।यो पंक्तिकारको गाउँ गुल्मि जिल्लाको सत्यवती गाउँपालिकाको सत्यवती धार्मिक साँस्कृतिक क्षेत्रपनि सरकारले घोषणा गरेको नेपालका नयाँ १०० पर्यटकीय गन्तव्य स्थलहरू मध्ये परेकोछ। त्यसो तगुल्मि जिल्लाको रूरू क्षेत्र पनि उक्त लिष्टमा परेकोछ। तपाईको जिल्ला या गाउँ पनि परेकोछ कि ?

नेपालका नयाँ १०० पर्यटकीय गन्तव्यहरूको सूची तलको समाचार लिंकमा गएर पढ्नुहोस्:



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