Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal is located in the Himalayas, bordered to north by Republic of China and to south, east and west by Republic of India. Nepal represents a blend of ancient history, vibrant cultures and scenic grandeur. Nepal’s main geographical features include snow-capped peaks, lower mountains, mid hills and fertile plains of tropical jungles. Nearly one-third of the total length of the Himalayas and 8 of the world’s 14 highest peaks including Everest (8848 meters), the highest peak of the world lies in Nepal. Nepal is world famous for its Trekking Holidays. The land locked country covers an area of 147,181 sq. kilometers ranging from 70 meters to the highest point at 8848 meters above sea level. Nepal’s popularity as a tourist destination has been increased vastly over the years. While Mountaineering, Hiking and Trekking in Nepal have long been popular, an entire range of other adventure activities is also being carried out.
Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and attitudinal variation. More than 61 ethnic groups dwell in this land where around 70 dialects have been in practice. The rich cultures and vibrant traditions, exquisite temples and monuments as well as fast flowing rivers and tropical jungles teeming with wildlife of course provide you the first hand experience. However, all the people from different races and religions have been living harmoniously.
Nepal at a Glance
Nepal- occupying only 0.1 % of the total landmass of the earth is home to