Nepal Overview

About Nepal

Nepal is a landlocked nation lies between China in the north and India in south, east and west Covering a zone of 147,181, . It is a place that is known for differing society, dialect, lingos, ethnicity, scene and eco-framework. Nepal is the most dazzling nation on the planet with rich characteristic legacy, staggering variety of eco-framework, thick tropical wildernesses with endless abundance of untamed life, cold mountain reaches, myths and legends. Nepal has an extraordinary geological position and latitudinal variety which has made a huge bio-differing qualities. Of the aggregate number of species found on the planet, Nepal has 2.8% plants, 3.96% warm blooded creatures, 3.73% butterflies and 8.9% of winged animals. Nepal's natural life has a place with the Palearctic and Indo-Malayan domains. The 136 eco-framework is limited to 11 bio-climatic zones and 9 co-areas that are characterized by biological elements, atmosphere, plants and creatures. Extending from close ocean level to the most noteworthy point on earth, Nepal has climatic qualification from sub-tropical to cold. Nepal has different weather in every 62km distance. With an aggregate populace of around 26.62 million, Nepal has 101 ethnic gatherings talking more than 92 languages. Wide culture, luxurious customs and dynamic celebrations are the spirit of this nation. The two major religions are Hinduism and Buddhism assume a focal part in forming the way of life, qualities and convention of Nepal. Nepalese culture is an arrangement of history, religion, literature, writing, conventions, celebrations, customs, myths and legends. Nepal has something to offer to any individual who wishes to set out on a life-changing trip. From the most astounding top on earth Mt. Everest to the lavish tropical wildernesses, from sublime notable landmarks to the marvelousness and charm of night life, from quickening audacious games to unblemished voyage of self-disclosure, Nepal is a one stop goal for all traveler lover. Nepal is one of the nations on the planet as far as bio-differing qualities because of its exceptional topographical position and latitudinal variety. The height of the nation ranges from 60m above ocean level to the most noteworthy point on earth, Mt. Everest at 8848m, all inside a separation of 150km coming about into climatic conditions from sub-tropical to Ice. Nepal possessing just 0.11% of the aggregate landmass of the earth is home to:
  • 2% of all the blooming plants on the planet
  • 8% of the total populace of flying creatures (more than 848 species)
  • 4% of warm blooded animals on earth
  • 11 of the world's 15 groups of butterflies (more than 500 species)
  • 600 indigenous plant families
  • 319 types of colorful orchids
Territory: 147,181 sq. km
Location: Lies between Tibet(China) in the north and India in the south, east and west
Capital: Kathmandu
Populace :26.49 million
People: Nepal has more than 125 ethnic group and 123 spoken languages among all the community.
Political: federal secular parliamentary republic
Language: Nepali is the national language. travel-exchange individuals understand and communicate in English too.
Religion: Nepal is a mainstream state with a pre-strength of Hindu and Buddhist populace.
Currency: Nepali Rupee
Climate: Nepal has four Major
Winter: December-February
Spring: MARCH- May
Summer: June-August
Pre - winter: September-November Rainstorm are from June till mid-September.

Nepal can travel all the entire year around.


Accommodation Facilities:

Extending from universal star lodgings to spending inns and homestay, Nepal has a wide assortment of housing accessible.To guarantee quality administrations it’s fitting to utilize the offices of government endorsed inns, lodges and homestays.

Cash and MasterCard:

Payments in inns, travel organizations and aircrafts are made in remote trade. Charge cards like American Express, Ace and Visa are acknowledged in significant lodgings, shops and eateries. Significant Banks, inns and trade counter at Tribhuvan Worldwide Airplane terminal give administrations to trading outside cash. Nepali money notes are found in Divisions of Rupees: 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, and 1 and coins are of 5, 2 and 1.


Open transportation are effectively accessible, transports, minibuses significant spots of the city. Metered maneuvers are additionally promptly accessible. Navigates have a dark tag and a yellow sign on top. For the individuals who favor going around all alone, there are many shops in the city that lease bikes, motorbikes and cars. Long separation transport administrations are accessible from Kathmandu to all the real urban areas of the nation. Other than transport, for land transportation different vehicles like six-wheel van, twelve-situated van and aerated and cooled smaller than expected transports are additionally accessible. For the individuals who lean toward flying, Nepal has more than enough carriers working normal and contract administrations to well-known goals.


Landline and cell phone administrations are accessible in all the significant urban areas and town of Nepal. Organize scope is in the majority of the spots with the exception of some provincial Himalayan regions. Inns and private communication focus to give long separation call and fax too. Sim card for cell phones are effortlessly accessible are assigned spots.


Climatic change may prompt to deficiency of power supply and load shedding yet most inns, eatery and other open spots have UPS or reinforcement generator to manage this issue.

Drinking water:

Tap water is not exactly alright to drink. Inns and visitor houses have unadulterated jugs drinking water or heated water in canteen cups. While going in provincial ranges, convey an iodine table, drinking water treated with iodine are sheltered. Cleansed packaged drinking water is effectively accessible at each neighborhood store.

Well-being guide:

Medicinal services benefits in Kathmandu valley is of good standard. Well-being posts are accessible in significant areas around the nation yet for real well-being emergency or crises one will be exchanged to Kathmandu. Some valuable tips:

Travel protection approach which covers  medicinal treatment and different exercises like trekking and rafting is suggested for all visitors.

Unique inoculations are a bit much but rather it is prescribed to counsel a doctor in regards to any extraordinary vaccination against any tropical illness.

In the event that high elevation trekking or mountaineering is a piece of the arrangement than appropriate preparing for physical wellness is prescribed.

Data and safeguard regularly spare lives, please read up on height infection (AMS), diphtheria, loose bowels, giardia, cholera, hepatitis HIV/Helps et cetera.

Ensure the sustenance you have are legitimately cooked, plates of mixed greens and organic products are washed with cleansed water and stay away from nourishment kept out in the open for long.

Continuously see a jug of water while trekking or wandering far from city regions.

Try not to walk uncovered feet on soggy mud or green obscure territories.

Try not to swim in water bodies where the depth and vegetation’s are obscure.

Continuously convey a mosquito repellant when in Terai at summer season.

Continuously convey a helpful medical aid unit prepared for any circumstance.

Social manners:

“Namaste” is the formal method for welcome which is finished by joining both palms and keeping the hands near the heart. And “Dhanaybaad” Is the formal method for Thanking Someone.

While going into inside somebody’s home or sanctuary or religious place, as a sign of regard individuals take their shoes off.

Sustenance are eaten independently as it is viewed as tainted or “Jutho” when nourishment is touched by someone else’s mouth.

As a piece of customs, some Hindu sanctuaries don’t permit non-Hindu to enter. Leather made goods are entirely disallowed inside some religious spots and sanctuaries.

Strolling around sanctuaries and stupas are done in clockwise heading.

Open show if warmth is not satisfactory.

Try to request consent before taking photo of any individual or protest.

Ladies are relied upon to wear not too bad materials, attempt and evade meager fabrics as it might draw unaffectionate consideration.

Grants expenses:

Extra charges must be paid before visiting legacy locales, exhibition halls, the focal zoo and furthermore for a few sanctuaries. Trekkers must gain Trekker’s Data Administration Framework (TIMS) Card before the onset of their trek. Extraordinary trekking licenses might be required for trekking to ranges that fall under confined zone. Mountaineering eminences must be paid at the Tourism Business Division, Service of Culture, Tourism and Common Flight. While going into any of the 20 secured regions in Nepal passage expenses must be paid.

Sustainable Tourism:

We ask for you to be a capable visitor. As somebody once stated,

“leave Nothing But Footprints”

“Take Nothing But Pictures”

“Kill Nothing But Time”

“Burn Nothing But Calories”

Trekking season: -
Autumn (September-November)
Autumn season is considered as the best season for trekking in Nepal. September, October and November are fall in this trekking season in Nepal. Trekking in this season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views. Temperature is moderate, making it a good time for any trekkers. The sky is generally clear with outstanding views. Occasionally short storms may dump considerable snow at high altitudes.
Winter (December-February)
Generally, the days are clear in winter season in Nepal. December, January and February months are cold days in mountain. In Nepal winter season is usually filled with snow fall in higher elevations with risky winds and colder temperatures. Hence it’s ideal for trekking in the lower elevation. If you are looking for suitable and incredible scenery, this is a great time to Trek in lower elevations.
Spring (March-May)
Spring season in Nepal is also considered as the best season to do the trekking and mountain climbing. This season offers different varieties of wild flora blossoming of the giant rhododendrons above 3000m and hunting paradise during this season, which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. It is mildly warm at lower elevations and quite moderate temperature at higher elevation over 4000m, which provides spectacular and excellent mountains views. March, April and May months are fall in this trekking season in Nepal
Summer (June-August)
June, July and August are the main rainy season in Nepal and involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. This season is ideal time for Trekking and tour to Tibet however, in some Trekking regions of Nepal connecting to Tibet and desert parts of Nepal like Mustang, Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo regions are best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayas rain shadow area.
Visa are available at Tribhuvan International Kathmandu at arrivals as long as you have passport size photo in your hand and can pay visa fee in foreign currency in USD. Your passport must be valid for minimum six months and you need whole free page for visa. Visa can be acquired through installment just in the accompanying money; U.S. Dollar, European Euro, UK pound sterling, Swiss Franc, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Singapore Dollar, Japanese Yen, Chinese Yuan, Saudi Middle Eastern Riyal, Qatari Riyal, Thai Bhat, UAE Dirham, Malaysian Ringgit, South Korean Won, Swedish Kroner, Danish kroner, Hong Kong Dollar, Kuwaity Dinar and Bahrain dinar.
Visa Facility   Visitor Visa
Duration 15 days
Fee US$ 25 or equal convertible cash
Different Entry  30 days US$ 40 or equal convertible cash
Different Entry  90 days US$ 100 or equal convertible cash