“Land of Himalayas”
Nepal, a Himalayan landlocked country, sandwiched between two power giants of Asia: China in the north and India on east, west and south. Though small in its size more than 30 million people live here with recorded 125 ethnic groups practicing their own culture and tradition. The topographical variation starts from 70-meter lowland to the world’s highest peak Everest 8848 meter resulting from the sub-tropical to Arctic climatic condition within the span of 200 KM width. Nepal boasts many diverse cultural world heritage sites, including the Lumbini that is the birthplace of Lord Buddha.
Tribhuvan International airport is the only international airport in Nepal so far. Two other international airports are under construction. So, the only way to get in Nepal by air is via Kathmandu.
Dal Bhat is Nepali national food. It is served with curry, lentil and pickle. If you are not vegetarian, you can have meat curry too. Once tourist tastes the real flavor of Dal Bhat, they tend to ask it again and again.
Namaste is the most popular greeting in Nepal. Namaste denotes all good morning, good afternoon, good night and even bye bye. Telling namaste will make Nepalese happy.
The world UNESCO Heritage sites: Swyombhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan, Bhaktapur, Changunarayan, Sagarmatha National Park and Chitwan National Park make Nepal one of the most preferred tourist destinations in the world.
Everest region treks, Annapurna region treks, Langtang Region, Makalu Region treks, Mustang region Trek, Dolpo Region Trek, Manaslu region Treks are the major trekking in Nepal. Other major activities include luxury trekking in Nepal, luxury tour in Nepal, Mountaineering, peak climbing, Everest flight, Helicopter tour, etc.
The mountain summits like Everest, the top of the world, Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Makalu, Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu are major peaks in Nepal.
Cultural diversity and topographical variation make Nepal a unique destination for cultural and adventure enthusiasts. Thus, Nepal is a paradise for the adventure activities like trekking, hiking, peak climbing and expedition, jungle safari, white water rafting, canoeing, luxury tours and treks, bungee, adventure sports, etc. at its best form. Having so much adventure activities in Nepal, we have seen many travelers returning back again and again to explore its wonders and beauty. No doubt, Nepal – Once is not Enough.
Nepal is one of the most beautiful as well as imaginative dreamlands in the world. It is so far the richest country in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and latitudinal variation; being home to the world's highest mountains, historic cities and the forested plains where the lordly…Read More
Nepal's climate varies with its topography and altitude. It ranges from the tropical to the arctic. The lowland Terai region with its maximum altitude to approximately 305m, which lies in the tropical southern part of the country, for instance, has a hot and humid climate that can rise above 45…Read More
Residential electrical outlets in some countries, including the United States use 110-120 volts of electricity and accept very specific shaped plugs. Many other countries, including Nepal, use other voltages, 220-240 volts to power their appliances, as well as different plugs. If you try to plug an American appliance such as a shaver…Read More
Government office hours: 10 am to 5 pm. On Saturday and Sunday in Kathmandu government offices (including Immigration) and embassies are closed. Banks are mostly open on Sundays and a few are open on Saturday mornings, whilst you can always use the cash machines as they don’t close, although they…Read More
History The recorded history of Nepal begins when the Kiratis from the eastern part of the country started to rule the country. The first known rulers of the Kathmandu valley were Kiratis. Yalamar was the first of their king, he was also mentioned in the Hindu epic the Mahabharata. During…Read More
Nepal is officially the federal democratic Republic of Nepal sandwiched between two giants India and China. Nepal is a landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia but connected with the world by hundreds of international flights daily from Tribhuwan International Airport. Flights operate from Delhi (Daily), Mumbai, Calcutta, and Hongkong, Guangzhou,…Read More
People Nepal has a population of more than 29 million with a complex mixture of different ethnic groups, each with a distinctive lifestyle and cultural flavor speaking different languages and dialect. The Sherpas live mainly in the mountain of eastern and central Nepal, in particular, in the Solu Khumbu (Everest)…Read More
Transportation in city areas is available and has easy access. Bus, taxi, tempos, vans and rickshaws are available everywhere. 1. Taxis: Metered Taxis are much common and usually recognized by the black number plate in front and rear. You can get the taxis even at the night time, but the fare…Read More
Travel insurance is insurance that is intended to cover medical expenses, trip cancellation, lost luggage, flight accident and other losses incurred while traveling, either internationally or domestically. Without good travel insurance we can’t have a relaxed journey full of exciting and adventurous activities, so be prepared for HAZARD! Especially, travelers…Read More
All foreign nationals are required to arrange a visa in order to enter Nepal. A Nepalese Visa can be obtained either prior to your arrival at a Nepalese embassy abroad or on arrival in Kathmandu at the airport (Tribhuvan International Airport). But nationals from Afghanistan, Iraq, Cameroon, Ghana, Somalia, Swaziland,…Read More