Nepal Travel & General Information
Nepal is a Himalayan country, wedged between the giants of India and Tibet, an autonomous region of China. Its geography dominated by the Himalayas - eight of the fourteen highest mountains in the world, including Everest, can be found within its borders. On every side, a skyline of fluted snow and ice peaks soar beyond the imagination rise above the trails, the campsites and valleys. It is a land of great diversity- a home of incredible variety of ecosystems, the greatest mountain ranges, dense tropical jungles teeming with a wealth of wildlife, thundering rivers, forested hills and frozen valleys. The country is a potpourri of ethnic groups, customs and traditions. From the humid and tropical southern Terai lowlands to the frozen alpine regions of the Himalayas in the north, we find different colorful cultures & people co-existing in harmony for centuries.
The country also offers an astonishing diversity of sightseeing attractions and adventure opportunities found nowhere else on earth! A visitor can join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting enduring customs and beliefs.
Nepal is a land where the arts, culture are as well-preserved as the valleys and forests, temples enriched with wood carving and bronzes, millennium- old statues standing a long the way side, songs and dances unchanged for centuries and entire cities preserved in their medieval splendor.
In addition to enjoying numerous activities of choice in Nepal, it is also a significant transit point for traveling to Tibet (China) Bhutan, Darjeeling and Sikkim (India).
Trekking is undoubtedly one of the best ways to experience amazing natural beauty and colorful cultural heritage of the Himalayan country of Nepal. It is a journey on foot to the highest mountains and deepest valleys in the world giving every wandering soul a rare opportunity to appreciate ecological, cultural and natural diversity of Nepal.
Nepal is the world’s best destination for expedition and peak climbing. Nepal is home to eight of the world's 14 highest peaks over 8000m including Mt. Everest (8850m), Kanchanjunga (8586m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8463m), Cho Oyu (8201m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), Manaslu (8163m) Annapurna (8091m) along with thousands of other peaks that are above 5500m and less than 8000m.
Nepal is a small country with diverse culture and lifestyle and rich biodiversity. Tours in Nepal is one of the best ways to explore its nature, culture, history and heritage. Nepal Environmental Treks and Expedition proudly offers specially designed Nepal Tour packages such as sightseeing, cultural tour, agro tour, wedding tour and other leisure
Jungle Safari is one of the most amazing trips in Nepal. Nepal is rich in wild life. The tropical jungles of the Terai preserve some of the best wildlife habitat in Asia. Out of the total geographical area of Nepal, 16% is occupied by national parks, wildlife reserves and conservation areas.
Lavish and luxurious, many hotels in Kathmandu are at par with the best in the world, and that too at a competitive rate. You can enjoy international standard services during your stay in these hotels. Provided below is the list of crème de la crème hotels in Kathmandu, categorized according to their star ratings.
Bird watching is an exciting thing to experience in Nepal because of the abundant availability of species of birds. You can observe over 800 species of birds in different parts of the country. This has become possible due to the existence of Rhododendron, oak and pine forests in the country. Listed below are some of the places around Kathmandu which are a few of the best areas for bird watching
Nepal Environmental Treks & Expedition is a leading trekking and travel company in every sense of the word. We have earned a considerable cachet in assisting traveler’s to make booking of air tickets (Domestic and International), mountain flight tickets and bus tickets. Our staff is always prepared to provide services such as changing the dates of your travel or advice on the best alternative
Honey Hunting is exclusively a traditional activity practiced by ethnic Gurung community of Nepal. Honey hunting is so rare and unique that it still remains an isolated event carried out and observed only in few, remote places of Nepal. Ghalegaun, located north west of Kathmandu, in Lamjung district, is one of nearest destination to watch honey hunting.
Sport Fishing is one of the adventurous activities offered by our company for many years. Nepal has a dense net of rivers and streams, as well as numerous lakes of cold water character. Nepal is a landlocked country, where snow-clad Himalayas, eternal glaciers, ice-cold torrents, clear-water and lakes contribute to much of its hydrosphere. These vast stretches of
Trekking involves walking on an average of 5 to 7 hours per day covering about 9 to 14 kilometers. The trekking route passes through forest, high passes, valleys, meadows, rice fields, idyllic hamlets with the backdrop of the magnificent Himalayan range, glaciers, snow fed rivers and lakes depending on the region you trek.
We organize one day city sightseeing tour inside Kathmandu city for those who have limited time for their Nepal visit, but curious to know the culture, history, arts, traditional life style and many more from Nepal. This trip provides the opportunity to explore most of the cultural heritages inside Kathmandu city. It starts early morning after having your breakfast around 8:30 to 9 am and completes at around 4:30 to 5 pm.
Nepal is a multi-ethnic and multi-religious country. There are Hindus, Buddhists, Muslims, Christians, Kiratis, Sikhs etc who live in complete harmony and intercultural friendships. Each ethnic community has their unique cultural standards and festivals they follow and observe. Nepal is occupied with these colorful festivals throughout the year.
Fixed Departure trips are group and individual departures planned for the year ahead. It offers you a preview of the list of next trips available for the coming season and after. It gives an unparalleled advantage for people who do their holiday planning well ahead as well as for those looking to join an adventure with people from different countries and different walks of life.
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