Daman is very popular tourist site to view amazing Himalayan range and landscapes. The drive to Daman is exciting with the snake shaped highway. Daman is Situated at a height of 2100m above sea level, and a distance of 80 km from Kathmandu. You can view Mt. Everest the top of the World, Annapurna Range, Manaslu Range, Ganesh Himal Range, Langtang Range, Dorje Lakpa, Gauri – Shanker, Cho Oyu etc. There is a view tower from where you can have a panoramic view of 300 miles of the Himalayan ranges.
A chilly weather is the perfect time to visit Daman as it is the weather that compliments the Daman’s Landscape.
Since the village lies on the outskirts of Kathmandu, it provides a great opportunity for the people residing in Kathmandu to observe its beauty and use it for means of recreation. Also, during winter, snowfall occurs in the hills, augmenting the beauty of the village. There is religious site near called Risheshor Mahadev Temple. The main festival occurs in Fagu Purnima and Thulo Ekadashi. There is a beautiful botanical garden in Daman which is one of the biggest and oldest botanical garden in Nepal. Different varieties of Rhododendron are available here.