Nepal

Nepal

History

  • Neolithic Tool shows history of mankind in Kathmandu Valley is more than 11,000 years old.• Buddha was born in Lumbini, He was from of duration 563BC-483BC
  • Emperor Ashoka from India Visited Nepal to promote Buddhism in 250BC
  • Licchavi Era – 1-9AD Century
  • Malla Era – 10-17th Century
  • Modern History (Shah Dynasty) – 1745-2008AD
  • Republic Nepal – 2008 AD

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Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometers resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to artic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Geography

Area

Nepal has total land Area of 56,827 sq. miles (147,181sq. kilometers). It is 95th largest nation in the World

Capital:

Kathmandu

Geography

Nepal is a landlocked country, situated in Asian Continent -South Asia.Total land Borders-2926 km (1818miles), Land border with India -1690 km (1050 miles). Land Border with China -1236 km (768miles) Nepal can be divided based on altitude. Himalayan Region-15 % Total land covered having 90 peaks more than7000m & 8 peaks more than 8000m including Mount Everest 8,848mHilly Region – 68 % of Total Land covered the hills and mountains in the central part of Nepal.Altitude varies from 610 to 4,877 meters in this region.Terai Region- 17 % of Total Land covered the flat land of the country it is the main source of food grain to the people of Nepal.There are three major River systems, Gandaki, Koshi&Karnali River in Nepal.

WELCOME TO HEAVEN ON EARTH!

Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometers resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to arctic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Demography

Population:

27Million ( 2011Cencus)People

Nepal has 2 major facial groups, IndoAryan (flat face with long nose) &TibetoBurman( Mongoloid faced with short Nose. There are more than 101 ethnic groups speaking 92 different languages.Major Groups are Chhetri , Brahmin ,Newar,Magar , Sherpa , Tamang , Gurung , RaiLimbu , Tharu , Madhese& etc.

Language

Nepali is official Language. English is spoken by most of the people in the tourist Areas.

WELCOME TO HEAVEN ON EARTH!

Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometers resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to arctic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak over 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Currency

Nepalese Rupee (Approximately US$ 1 = Rs100 as of July 2015).

WELCOME TO HEAVEN ON EARTH!

Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometers resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to arctic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak over 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living Cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Political System

Democratic Republic

WELCOME TO HEAVEN ON EARTH!

Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometres resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to artic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak over 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Passport & Visa

  • Valid Passport is necessary for all the visitors except Indians
  • Visa is granted upon arrival in Kathmandu airport
  • Visa costs are as here
  • Multiple entry 15 days US$ 25 or equivalent convertible currency
  • Multiple entry 30 days US$ 40 or equivalent convertible currency
  • Multiple entry 90 days US$ 100 or equivalent convertible currency

WELCOME TO HEAVEN ON EARTH!

Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, the Mount Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometres resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to artic. This wild variation fosters an incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain range on earth, thick tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys.

Within this spectacular geography is also one of the richest cultural landscapes. The country has ethnic groups and sub-groups who speak over 93 languages and dialects.

Nepal offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth. And you can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting the enduring customs and beliefs.

Living cultural Museum

Country of Mount Everest

  • Country of Living Goddess
  • Himalayan Pilgrimage
  • Melting pot of Hinduism and Buddhism
  • Birth place of Lord Buddha
  • Land of Mysticism & Exoticism

Land of non-stop festivals – a prosperous cultural heritage

  • Nepal – occupying only 0.1% of the earth – is home to:
  • 2% of all the flowering plants in the world
  • 8% of the world’s population of birds (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of mammals on earth
  • 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 species of exotic orchids

Activities in Nepal

Popular packages in Nepal

mustang-trek

Mustang Tour on Jeep

Upper Mustang is the restricted area where few travelers visit each year it needs a special permit ( mustang permit ) to

US$ 3500
Duration: 13 Days
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Everest Base Camp Trekking

Everest Base Camp Trekking

Everest Base camp is one of the most popular trekking routes on Earth.Each year there are more than 34000 to 39,000 trekkers

US$ 1600
Duration: 13 Days
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Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit Trekking around Annapurna massif is one of the finest in the Himalayas. Its 23 days program that takes you right

US$ 1850
Duration: 21 Days
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Mount Everest, Kathmandu to Lhasa Overland with Everest Base Camp

Everest Luxury Trek

Everest Luxury Trek Everest Luxury Trek, one of the grandest treks in the world, with stunning mountain scenery while staying in high-quality

Duration: 12 Days
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living-goddess-kumari

Nepal Royal Kumari, the living Goddess Tour

Nepal Royal Kumari the living goddess Tour is a 2 weeks special program that combines centuries-old culture festivities of Kathmandu valley with

Duration: 15 Days
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chitwan-national-park

All Nepal Adventure

All Nepal Adventure All Nepal Adventure is a combination of cultural and natural appreciation. In Kathmandu valley and around, you will be

Duration: 12 Days
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