A prime destination for adventures in the foothills of the Himalayas!
Nepal is a small yet most beautiful country sandwiched between two Asian giants India and China. Nepal is divided into three geographical regions: the Himalayan region, the middle hill region, and the Terai region. The Himalayan region is comprised of the glorious Himalayas with 8 out of 14 of the world’s highest peaks including top of the world Mt. Everest; with a very cold alpine to arctic climate.
Whereas, beautiful hills and valleys with a moderate tropical climate cover most of the middle hill region. The lowlands of the Terai are flat and fertile with a hot climate. In this way, Nepal is geographically diversified from just 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth at 8,848 meters of altitude making it home to a wide range of flora and fauna.
In a similar way, Nepal is also highly diversified from culture, tradition, and religious points of view. There are more than 100 ethnic groups with their own mother tongue, history, and festivals. We can see the peaceful religious blend as Hindus, Buddhists, and Muslims live in harmony.
Visit the various UNESCO world heritage sites all over the country including Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha; Nepal also signifies peace and divinity. Nepal is best known for trekking in the Himalayas, with panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, cultural insights, and enough new experiences to last a lifetime. Therefore, travelers from all around the world visit Nepal for trekking
, and other various adventurous activities like mountaineering, peak climbing
, bungee jumping
, zip flying, mountain flights, etc.
Nepal in facts and figures:
Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
From 60 meters to 8848 meters
GMT +5 hours and 45 minutes
Main economic sector:
Tourism and Agriculture