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  • Nepal Overview

    A small Himalayan country, Nepal is where visitors can experience exciting treks, hikes and stunning vistas of nature The country is visited by several visitors every year and the locals welcome them with traditional hospitality and warmth. From the leafy Annapurna to the illustrious Everest there are several opportunities for novice…
  • Paragliding in Nepal

    Located on the southern slopes of the Himalayas, Nepal is a beautiful country. If you are in for some adventure, then paragliding in Nepal is one of the best activities that you can enjoy and also savour some views of nature. The Pokhara Valley is one of the best places…
  • The Himalaya's - Nepal

    The Himalayan Region of Nepal has eight of the highest summits in the world. All these peaks rise to a height of more than 8000m including the Mt. Everest. The Himalayan Region of Nepal is at an altitude between 4,877 m to 8,848m.

  • Pokhara Lake

    The main attraction of Pokhara is the Phewa Lake. A freshwater lake, the Phewa Lake is located in the south of the Pokhara Valley and is the largest lake in the region. Surrounded by the Sarangkot and Kaskikot, the lake reflects the views of the Mount Machhapuchhre and the Annapurna…
  • Patan Durbar Square

    A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Patan Durbar Square is located in the heart of the city of Patan. The Patan Durbar Square is also the location of the residence of the former royal family of Patan. The area is best to observe the Newari architecture. Apart from the palace,…
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Nepal Info

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Kathmandu

COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Birgunj

GEOGRAPHY

Nepal shares boarders with india and china having an area of 147,181 sq km's it is a landlocked country.

DEMOGRAPHY

A population of close to 30 Million. Muslims account for about 4.2% of the population.

CLIMATE

Nepal's climate varies with its altitude; it can range from the tropical to the arctic. At the capital Kathmandu average temperature during summer varies from 28°C (82.4°F) to 30°C (86°F) and during winter the average temperature will come closer to 10°C (50°F).

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Nepali is the official language.

LOCAL TIME

GMT+5 3/4 hrs throughout the year

BUSINESS HOURS

Government: 10 AM to 5 PM
General: 9 AM to 5 PM

HOLIDAYS
National Unity Day : January 11th
Martyrs Day :January 29th
National Democracy Day: February 18th
Holi: March 8th
Nepalese Women's Day : March 8th
Constitution Day: November 9th

Based on the lunar calandar:
Buddha jayanthi

CURRENCY

Nepalese Rupee

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police/ Emergencies: 100/103
Medical: 102
Fire: 101
From GSM: 112

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