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About Nepal

Nepal – a blend of ancient history, vibrant cultures and scenic grandeur. Located between China and India, Nepal's main geographical include snow-capped peaks, lower mountains, mid hills and fertile plains of tropical jungles. Close to a third of the length of the Himalayas and 8 of the world's 14 highest peaks lie within Nepal. The landlocked country covers an area of 1,47,181 square kilometers ranging from 70 meters to the highest point at 8,848 meters above see level. Nepal's popularity as a tourist destination has increased vastly over the last three decades. While trekking and mountaineering have long been popular, an entire range of other activities is also being carried out in the recent years.

Teka can guide you and assist you to experience the following adventures :


Trekking

Trekking is the highlight of a visit to Nepal. Thousands of visitors trek to different parts of Nepal every year to experience its rustic charm of nature and culture. Most treks go through areas, between 1,000 to 3,000 meters, although some popular parts reach over 5,000 meters.


Mountaineering

The mountains of Nepal have stood as irresistible landmarks for the world's adventures since Nepal opened its doors to visitors in 1950s. Mountaineering can range from climbing the highest peak of the world to climbing lower peaks.

Rock Climbing

Rock climbing is another challenging sport for outdoor lovers.

Hot Air Ballooning

HAB in Nepal is popular among tourists as it offers a spectacular view of the Kathmandu Valley and Himalayan ranges.

Paragliding

Paragliding in Nepal gives an opportunity for aerial view of the Himalayas.

 


Ultra light Aircraft Flights

ULAF offer a breathtaking bird's eye view of Pokhara Valley and the surrounding mountains. The flight is offered beginning September through June.

Mountain Flights

Mountain flights offer passengers a spectacular view of the Himalayan peaks. The one-hour mountain flight takes within camera range of some of the highest peaks in the world.

Bungy Jumping

The ultimate thrill of a bungy jump can be experienced in Nepal at one of the best sites in the world.

Rafting, Kayaking and Canyoning

The government of Nepal has opened sections of 16 rivers graded on a scale of 1 to 5 for commercial rafting. RKC are most exciting ways of exploring the nooks and crannies of Nepal.

Boating

Nepal provides fine options for boating, from glacier-fed lakes up north, down to where rivers ease into the Terai plains.

Fishing and Angling

Sport fishing is also gaining popularity in Nepal. There are approximately 118 varieties of fresh-water fish in the Himalayan Rivers.

Jet Scooter Riding

JSR is yet another fun water sport and is offered on River Trishuli.

Jungle Safari

Nepal has 16 national parks, wildlife reserves and conservation areas. Jungle Safari on elephant back or jeep rides is offered in those protected areas. Besides, local community forests also offer these services. 

Hunting

Licensed hunting is allowed in Royal Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve in West Nepal. The Reserve is a prime habitat of blue sheep, ghoral, serow, Himalayan thar, black bear, pheasant and partridge.

Mountain Biking

Nepal's diverse terrain is what mountain bikers' dreams are made of. It is possible to go biking the entire length of Nepal.

Cultural Events and Festival

Nepal is rich of cultural diversities. It has many indigenous cultural events and festival. To experience Nepal’s enriching cultural events and festivals, thousands of tourist along with volunteers visit Nepal each year.


Cultural Events and Festival Calendar

January Maghe Sankranti, BasantPanchami
February Shiva Ratri
March Color Festival, Ghode Jatra
April Nepali New Year, Bisket Jatra
May Budhha’s Birth Day
July Harvest Day
August Rice Pudding Day, Janai Purnima
September Teej
October Dasain
November Tihar, Monu Rimbu
December Bala Chaturdasi


How can you spend your leisure time ?

Nepal is the land of Mount Everest. Along with that, Nepal also comprises the birth place of lord Gautam Buddha. It is a land of Natural beaties, historical and cultural heritage diversities. Nepal encompass world class tourist destinations for mountain climbing, sightseeing, trekking, rafting, paragliding, mountain sightseeing and so on. Seven tourist destinations including palace, temple, National Park are declared as World heritage sights in Nepal.

The following are the popular destination you can visit in your leisure time:

Durbar Squares Ancient History, Art and Culture
Chitwan National Park
Pokhara Sightseeing
Nagarkot Night stay
Lumbini Buddha’s Birth Place
Janakpur Lord Janaki’s Place
Lukla The Gate way of Mt. Everest
Osho Shelter Dancing Meditation
Kirtipur Kathmandu Sightseeing
Swoyembhunaath Kathmandu Sightseeing
ChanguNarayan Kathmandu Sightseeing
Dhulikhel Mountain-biking
Damachow/Sundarijal Hiking


You can experience :

Trekking :
• Annapurna Base Camp
• Mt. Everest Base Camp
• Mustang-Manang
• Muktinaath
• Helambu

Rafting :
• Trisuli River
• Karnali River
• Koshi River
• Indravati River
• Rapti River

Para Gliding : Pokhara Valley

Mountain Sightseeing: Various world highest mountains begins from Kathmandu Valley.

Facts about Nepal

  • 8 Tallest Mountain of Earth

  • 7 world Heritage with in 20 Km

  • 650 Species of Butterflies

  • 319 orchard

  • 848 Species of Birds

  • 1/3 of Nepal is covered by Forest 1/5

  • 2700 Temple

  • 70 Spoken Language

For the detail about the adventures, please visit : http://www.welcomenepal.com at Nepal Tourism Board.

 

 


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