Beside its giant mountains that borders Tibet and India in Sikkim, other world’s highest peak lies within Nepal, capturing 8th world highest mountains from the world’s 14th Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu and the 10th highest Mt. Annapurna massive range.
All these mountains form great river systems that eventually end in Ganges and to sea of Bay of Bengal.
Nepal has more to offer apart from trekking, mountaineering and other adventure, as Nepal is steeped in rich history, culture, and traditions, custom, religions and its colorful festivals.
Kathmandu itself has more World Heritage Sites within its valley including Lalitpur (Patan) and Bhaktapur, as soon you land in Kathmandu you will observe many Hindu temples, Buddhist Chaitiya, Stupa and monasteries.
Kathmandu valley is the only city in the whole world where Hinduism and Buddhism blends in perfect peace and harmony.
Nepal is one of the world\’s richest countries in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation.
The elevation of the country ranges from 60 m above sea level to the highest point on earth, Mt. Everest at 8,848 m, all within a distance of 150 km resulting into climatic changes from Sub-tropical-alpine to Arctic.
Nepal-occupy’s only 0.03% 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 857 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.
Area : 147, 181 sq. km
Geography : Situated between China in the north and India in the South.
Capital : Kathmandu
Population : 23 Million
Language : Nepali is the national language. However travel-trade people understand and speak English as Well.
Political System : Republic with Multi- Party Democracy.
Climate` : Nepal has four major seasons, namely,
(1) Spring (2) Summer: June to August,
(3) Autumn: September-November,
(4) Winter: December-February.
Nepal can be visited the whole year round.
People : Nepal has more than 60 ethnic groups and 70 native spoken languages.