Daman village is an ideal hill station for your overnight trip from Kathmandu. It’s a popular snowfall place during the winter season. One can also experience the breathtaking view of world’s highest mountains from Dhaulagiri in the west to Mt. Everest in the east. This village is situated in 78 km southwest of capital city at an altitude of 2322 meters. Simbhanjyang is the highest point of Daman village with an altitude of 2488 meter.
Daman village is one of the nearest snowfall place from Kathmandu.
Daman is the best viewpoint for Mountain, Sunrise and Sunset. A view tower is at the top of the hill which is fitted with a long distance telescope. Adventure activities like hiking, mountain biking, fishing in Kulekhani Lake, bird watching, village tour can be done in this place. Hiking in the Daman village during spring offers a view of bloomed rhododendrons within green forests. This place is covered with snow in the winter season. Risheshwor Mahadev Temple, Sim Bhanjyang and Indra Sarobar Lake are delightful nearby sites to visit. Tibetan Monastery is the other attraction which is approx. 3 KM away from the village. Quality resorts are available for luxury accommodation. Local lodges and Homestays are also there for those who want to have a budget trip.
Daman is a place to relish the beauty of mountains and lush forest. Walking on foot through the small trails gives an opportunity to explore the culture and lifestyle of local people. The village is an awesome place to visit in any season as the weather condition is cool throughout the year. The best time to visit this place is from March to May and from September to November. During the months from December to February snow lovers can come to this village to enjoy the snowfall.
Photos from : Blog Trip to Nepal