Nepal

Nepal, a Himalayan country and with many hidden Shangri-la destinations for you to discover and explore, Nepal located between two large nations; India and China, covers an area of 147,181 sq km. Although a small country in area, but one of the world’s richest countries in terms of biodiversity with its unique geographical location and altitude variation, elevation rises 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-occupying only 0.03% of the earth is home to: 02 % of all the flowering plants in the world; 08 % of the world’s population of birds (more than 857 species); 04 % 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 where on world would one find a vast change in temperature-landscapes-culture within a short distance, which adds travelers with mesmerizing time and indeed one of the best tourist destinations as listed by leading international travel magazines and various guide books making Nepal one the most sought adventure and cultural destinations.

Nepal captures world’s 8th highest peaks out of 14 highest mountains with number one Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho-Oyu, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu and Mt. Annapurna, the country Birth Place of Lord Buddha “The Light of Asia”, Nepal is also rich in its unique culture and tradition and, is prominent for its hospitality. This compact nation is home to 125 ethnic groups, 9 religion, and 123 different languages; Nepali being the national language. Nepal, land of Himalayan wonders truly amazing, it has much to offer to its visitors with Nepalese warm and friendly hospitality. Before the Tibeto-Burmans and the Indo-Aryans, Dravidian people came and settled in Nepal. Tibeto Burmans are Rai, Limbu, Gurung, Tamang, and other people, Indo-Aryans are Brahmin and Chettris, while Dravadians are Tharus, who live mostly in the plain region of Nepal.  These people live in Nepal and are known as the Nepalese. The Nepalese historians do know much about the early History of Nepal, and what they have recorded is from the Kirat dynasty.

The four dynasties that ruled Nepal were Kirat, Malla, Thakuri, and Shah. On May 28, 2008, Nepal was declared a Federal Democratic Republic. Currency and Foreign exchange Nepali Rupees that are available in the form of notes are 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, 100, 500, and 1000; 1, 2, 5, and 10 are also available in the form of coins. Exchange of the foreign currencies must be done either at banks or at authorized money exchanges in Nepal. The receipt of such a transaction is to be kept by you. You can also exchange your currency at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu in Nepal. Internet domain .np International dialing code +977

New Year: Nepal has its own calendar, and its New Year falls in the second week of April. All the Nepalese of different castes celebrate the Nepalese New Year with a sense of oneness. On this day, some of them go to picnics. Buddha Jayanti:  Nepal celebrates the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, the pioneer of Buddhism, every year in May in Nepal. On this day, people visit to stupas and burn butter lamps. Saraswati Puja: Saraswati is the goddess of knowledge. The students and scholars of Nepal worship her between January and February, according to the Nepali calendar. Pens and books are also worshipped by them. Shivaratri: Shivaratri or the night of Lord Shiva falls between February/March, according tothe Nepali calendar. On this day, the Nepalese government legalizes the use of marijuana. The devotees can consume marijuana as well as can offer it to Lord Shiva. Holi: This festival of water and colors falls between February and March, according to the Nepali calendar and is celebrated to rejoice the extermination of Holika, a female demon.

Krishna Janmastami: The birth anniversary of Lord Sri Krishna falls between August and September. All the devotees worship Lord Krishna on this day by offering flowers and sweets and by chanting hymns. Tihar: This festival of lights falls between October/November and lasts for five days, and the Hindu Nepalese worship Laxmi – the Goddess of Wealth.  Crows, dogs, and cows are also worshipped on different days. Crows are regarded as a messenger; dogs are looked upon as the most obedient animal, and cow is worshipped as the symbol of wealth in Hinduism. Dashain: During the month of Kartik (late September and early October) the Nepalese people celebrate Dashain, which is the longest festival of Nepal, and in which the goddess Durga is worshipped for 15 days. The devotees also sacrifice animals. 123 languages are spoken in Nepal, but its major language is Nepali. The current young generation of Nepal also speaks English. Below are the common Nepali phrases that you should know when you are in Nepal.

Some Nepalies useful words Translation in English:

Namaste-Greetings

Hajur-Yes

Tapaiilai Kasto Cha?-How are you?

(Malai) Thik Cha-I am fine

Khana khannu bhaiyo?-Have you eaten?

Dhanybhad.-Thank you

Tapaiiko naam ke ho?-What is you name?

Mero naam Ann-Marie ho.-My name is Ann-Marie

Maaph garnuhos.-Excuse me/ pardon me/ sorry

Maile bhujhina?-I don’t understand

Maile bhujhe-I understand

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Everest Base Camp Trek
14 Days from USD

Everest base camp trek is perhaps one of the most popular and more demanding classic trekking in Everest region. Everest base camp trek has been found as a prime choice encounter of trekkers to see the world’s highest mountain Mt –Everest being face to face. You will hike to Everest base camp where the Everest […]

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Everest 3 Col Pass Trek
23 Days from USD

A great traverse, not so frequented under Nepal Treks, to discover the Sherpa country by crossing all of the Khumbu valleys. Nepal High Point makes discovery through the passes of altitude, lakes nestling against the moraine (accumulation of sand and rocks left by a glacier) of an immense glacier, exceptional panoramas on these myth-like Himalayan […]

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Poon Hill Ghorepani Trek
7 Days from USD

Ghodepani Poon hill trek is a short and panoramic trekking in Annapurna trekking region, which can be done within your short holiday. You will explore the ever green forest looking the snow-capped mountains in Ghodepani poon hill trek. You will walk through ever green forest with rhododendrons flowers, and the ridge of hill looking the […]

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Mardi Himal Trek
12 Days from USD

Mardi Himal trek is one of the non spoil trekking in Nepal. This is one of the pristine trek where you can experience trekking and wild life too. Nepal’s national bird; Pheasant nest, national flowers; Rhododendron , Himalayan Thar , Mask deer , spotted Deer , Barking Dear , Snow leopard and many more wild […]

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Annapurna Circuit Trek
17 Days from USD

Annapurna circuit trek is one of the classic and most popular treks located in the middle part of Nepal. You will make a circuit to whole Annapurna Mountains with stunning views so it has been a prime choice of many international tourists for Nepal holiday. Annapurna circuit trek is easily accessible trek which begins after […]

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek
16 Days from USD

Annapurna base camp trek is also known as Annapurna sanctuary trek that explores village, forest and Himayan area of Annapurna region. It has been one of the best trekking because you can see the panoramic views of Annapurna one, Annapurna south, Annapurna two, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and others mountains. In another hand it is easily accessible […]

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Jomsom & Muktinath Trek
13 Days from USD

The trek reaching the maximum altitude of 3800m (12,464 ft) and can be completed by anybody with a moderate level of fitness. Continuing along the Kali Gandaki River Gorge, marvel at the splendid peaks of Annapurna-I and Dhaulagiri both of which reach heights in excess of 8000m (26,240 ft). Explore the hundreds of years old […]

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Langtang Valley Trek
12 Days from USD

Langtang valley trek is considered as a Shangri-La-hidden valley. Due to the breathtaking views of mountains in the upper part and many layers of hills with green forest in the lower part, Langtang valley trek has been popular of real trekkers. Langtang valley trek is not for spectacular views of landscapes; it is also for […]

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Tsum Valley Trek
24 Days from USD

Located near the remote borderlands of the high Himalayas are several sacred beyuls…secret valleys found by people with pure minds and hearts. According to ancient teachings, these beyuls were created by Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava), the reknowned 8th-century mystic who introduced Buddhism to the Tibetan, Nepali and Bhutanese people in the Himalayas. These magical valleys are […]

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Tamang Heritage Trail
17 Days from USD

This area is full of rich cultural diversity. Tamangs are one of the most popular who came from Tibet. The cultures are discernible by language, house style, dress, ornaments, and customs. The Tamangs are traditional farmers and cattle herders of the region. Their farm lands and villages stretch south and west of the Bhote Koshi […]

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