Nepal the country of fascination, located in the central high Himalaya straddled between the giant country Tibet / China towards North with East, West and South of India. Although a small country is size an area 147, 181 sq. km capturing world’s eight highest peaks from No: 1 Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) 3rd highest Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586 m / 27. 545 ft) 4th Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft) 6th Cho-Oyu (8,201 m / 26,906 ft) 7th Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m /26,795 ft), 8th Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m / 26,781 ft) and the 10th highest Mt. Annapurna (8,091m / 26,545ft) with array of 7,000 to 6, 000 meters peaks.
Nepal a Himalayan country with dramatic change in landscapes and climate, one can travel from sub-tropical, meditarrean, alpine to arctic temperature zone with warm hospitality of Nepalese people.
Kathmandu is the capital an ancient kingdom steeped with history, culture and custom an amazing place with largest numbers of temples, monasteries and ancient monuments, old Kings Palace (dubar) which are listed as World Heritage Sites.
Nepal known as the country of Yak and Yeti on the high trail to Himalaya region and towards Royal Bengal Tiger and the one horned Rhinoceros are found in the deep jungle of Terai stretching from East to West Nepal. The mid hills are totally impressive and fascinating with land of famous Gorkha known worldwide as gallant soldiers and for bravery, the higher Himalaya inhabited by the Highlanders the Sherpa, renowned mountain guides and mountaineers.
Nepal is the only country in this planet where Hinduism & Buddhism in perfect harmony; it is also the land of Buddha’s birth place “The Light of Asia”.
Nepal retains as an amazing place before and after the great earthquake: 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.
People: Nepal has more than 60 ethnic groups and 70 native spoken languages.