A mountainous country of sacred spaces & Himalayan vistas
Nepal is an enchanting kingdom, nestled in the Himalayas between China and India. For a small territory, the country boasts an uncommonly diverse terrain, including eight of the world’s top 10 highest mountains. Nepali folklore is often illustrated in dance and music and the people are open to sharing their traditions. Although tourism is steadily increasing, Nepal’s remote location has kept the culture widely unaffected from outside influences.
Between India & China
Nepal is a landlocked country situated between India and China’s Tibetan Autonomous region. The Himalayas fall within the country’s boundaries, thus Nepal is well known for its mountainous and hilly topography. In fact, Nepal is home to the magnificent Mount Everest, the highest peak of the world. The fascinating geography of Nepal contributes greatly to the country’s wonder and touristic appeal. As we investigate Nepal’s geography you will quickly discover why it draws adventure seekers and those interested in exploring its ecological diversity.
Ranging from the subtropical forests of the Terai to the great peaks of the Himalayas in the north, Nepal abounds with some of the most spectacular sceneries in the whole of Asia, with a variety of fauna and flora also unparalleled elsewhere in the region. Between Nepal’s geographical extremes, one may find every vegetation type, from the treeless steppes of the Trans-Himalayan region in the extreme north and the birch, silver fir, larch and hemlock of the higher valleys to the oak, pine and rhododendron of the intermediate altitudes and the great forests of the south.
Nature has been very kind to us by providing us with unlimited supply of water. Nepal is the second richest country of the world in respect of water resources. The long and wide rivers of Nepal flow through the hilly regions of Nepal, thus providing some rare and unique opportunity for the seekers of water adventure. There are many beautiful and great lakes as well in this country. These rivers and lakes present the ultimate water fun with Boating, Rafting, Kayaking, Bongie Jumping etc.
Nepal is not only famous for the mystic peaks but also regarded as one of the holiest land in the world. Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha, is situated in the mid southern part of Nepal. Similarly, this holy land also provides you with the blessings of holy monuments like Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, Muktinath, Janaki Temple, The Pathibhara etc. There are several world heritage sites like Durbar Squares with historical importance showcasing the ancient art and culture.
Nepal is a third world country with a majority of the population striving for a better life. The Nepalese people are well known for their labourious and hardworking nature. You will find honesty, bravery and politeness in Nepalese people as their inherent traits. Nepalese people cope with change in no time and are trustworthy on the assigned duties. Since last 200 years, the world has trusted us for their thirst of manpower. No corner around the world has been left where Nepalese have not applied their blood-toil-sweat. The Nepalese culture is very rich from clothing styles to food. We invite you to explore this wonderland.