Nepal is located between the huge countries of India and China. This country is a great getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life making it one of the greatest tourist destinations for holiday in Asia. It is one of the diversified landscapes with low lands of Terai to housing the highest mountain peak in the world – Mt. Everest. Friendly and warm people with rich bio-diversity in ecosystem, culture, tradition, etc.
There are so many nature friendly locations that you have to explore in Nepal. One trip is not sufficient to cover it all. So, select your dates, time, and number of people traveling to this beautiful country earlier to avoid the last minute rush.
Visit the most ancient temples to the most urbanized towns, the amazing colors, taste, sounds, and nature of Nepal. There are various tourist experiences in the country all year around with rich culture and developing night life. This includes the famous "Dancing with the Gods"
or "Lakhi dance festival" which is a treat to the culture enthusiasts. It is celebrated in September during the Indra Jatra Festival in Nepal. So, be there and celebrate one of the most colorful and joyous festivals in Nepal.
Visit Nepal in Year 2020 is one of the events to promote the Nepal Tourism to showcase the natural landscape, mountainside, and unexplored tourism regions around the country.
The Nepal tours offers excellent time to experience the essence of Nepal and Himalayan mountain ranges in a vivid and clear manner. We planned great tours that helps to make sure about the time planning, comfort and safety for environment and the most reasonable suitability with budget – friendly options to select from.
The region from Kanchanjunga to Saipal Himal is understood because of the Great Himalayan Trail. Kanchanjunga Conservation Area, Makalu Barun park, Sagarmatha park dwell the Eastern a part of this region.
In the middle part, there are Langtang Himal, Gosainkunda, Gaurisankar Himal and within the western part there lies Manang, Mustang, Mugu, and Dolpa. Tourist can observe sorts of flora and fauna during this region and is one among the main attraction for foreign tourists in Nepal.
Eight mountain peaks above the altitude of 8000m (Kanchanjunga, Lhoste, K2, Cho Oyu etc.) including the highest peak of the world Mt.Everest of height 8848m are in Nepal. These mountain peaks are suitable for mountaineering.
The Koshi, the Gandaki, the Karnali, and other rivers are suitable for rafting. For trekking, Annapurna Conservation Area, Solukhumbu, Langtang, Helambu are famous in the world.
The Bhotekoshi River is suitable for Bunjee Jumping and Sarangkoy of Pokhara is known for Paragliding. These prospects of adventure have increased the expansion of tourism in Nepal.
A. For Indians they do not require Visa for entry to Nepal but you do require to have your Passport. For other foreigners they have to get a Visa on arrival at Nepal point of entry. Keep with yourself two passport sized photographs, downloaded and duly filled in visa application form, and USD cash.
Q. Does Indian currency work in Nepal?
A. In Nepal, Indian currency is widely accepted and used over the country’s own currency. Moreover, the maximum denomination is Rs. 100/- and below. The Nepal government has banned the usage of Rs. 200/- and above notes meaning Rs. 500/- and Rs. 2000/- denominations will not work there.
Q. Which part of Kathmandu should I stay in?
A. Thamel, Freak Street, Lazimpat, Patan, Boudha are some famous places where foreigners and tourists stay when in Kathmandu.
Q. What is the best time to go for a trek to the Everest Base Camp?
A. The temperatures at the Everest Base Camp can get low down to nearly -5OC during the stable summer months where climate is clearer with better visibility. This is during February to May months of the year. During the winter months such as mid - September to November is also okay but you have to avoid it in monsoon seasons especially during mid – May to mid September.
Q. Do the local Nepalese folk speak in English?
A. The official language of Nepal is Nepali and it is written in Devengari script. The people of Nepal understand English but may not be same in remote villages. There are various ethnicities that speak various dialects of languages.
Q. Is Nepal a safe country to travel to?
A. Although Nepal is considered safer due to the low rate of crime, you have to follow strict safety measures and avoid huge gatherings for public rallies, demonstrations, etc. try to travel with a friend. Check on which areas / towns are unsafe and be careful of pick-pocketing and scams. Also, watch luggage, belongings, valuables such as purse, wallet, credit cards, documents, cash, tickets, etc.
Q. How many days Indian can stay in Nepal?
A. All tourists can stay up to a maximum of 150 days in Nepal and for all non-Indian visitors to Nepal, a visa is a must to enter the country.
Q. Is Aadhaar card valid for Nepal?
A. Visitors under 15 years of age and over 65 years of age can carry this document as age proof. The Aadhaar card is not a valid document or accepted document in Nepal. You have to take passport or elector voter ID card to prove documents.
Q. Does Indian ATM card work in Nepal?
A. Yes you can use ATM Debit card and there are also Indian banks too.
Q. What are the top attractions for a sightseeing tour in Nepal?
A. There are many top attractions in Nepal for a great sightseeing tour.
See the Mountains and peaks.
The Golden Temple Monastery.
The Potters’ Square, Bhaktapur.
Phewa Lake and Annapurna Himal.
Janaki Mandir, Jannakpur.
Narayanhiti Palace history museum.
Shanti Stupa World Peace Pagoda.
Q. What are the various activities that can be done in Nepal?
A. Nature lovers, devotees and adventure enthusiasts will find many top activities to do in Nepal.
See art at Kupondole Street art.
Shopping at Asan Market, Kathmandu.
Jungle Safari at Chitwan National Park.
Take blessings at Pashupatinath Temple.
Bunjee Jumping at Pokhara and Bhote Koshi.
Sightseeing and trekking in various parts of country.
Adventure activities like paragliding, white water river rafting, and zipfly in Pakhora.
Q. Where can I do bungee jumping in Nepal? Is it safe and what is the cost?
A. There are 2 bungee jumping places – Bhote Koshi and Pokhara. It follows Swiss 4 X safety measures for the bungee bridge so that safety is assured on this 3rd highest bungee jump point in Asia. There are different prices for Nepalese people, visitors or tourists from SAARC countries and other country citizens. So, prices also differ even on activities with bungee jump. It ranges from Rs. -2000 /- (for day trip only seeing) upward goes to Rs. 10000/- and charges separate for camera fee.
Q. Do I need a visa to travel to Nepal?
A.Yes, you need a Visa to enter Nepal if you are foreigner other than Indian visitor to enter into Nepal.
Q. Can I travel to Nepal in the monsoon?
A. Many regions in the country get flooded with moderate to heavy rainfall during the monsoon season. It is also dangerous at times as there can be huge mudslides or even dangerous landslides, flooding and falling of rock, etc. So avoid a trip to Nepal during the monsoon season to be on a safer side.
Q. What can I buy in Nepal?
A. There are so many unique things to buy in Nepal. Such as Rice Paper items, Wooden Items, Thangka Paintings, Singing Bowls, Pashmina, Statues, Khukuri, Handicrafts, Jewellery, Masks and Arts.
Q. How much does a trip to Nepal cost?
A. For average traveler to Nepal, a trip also depends on the number of people and number of days you will trip to the country. So, most visitors to Nepal feel it costs less then USD $50.00 for a day for one person.
Q. Why should one travel to Nepal?
A. So many reasons to visit Nepal – Bio-diversity, lowlands and high lands, mountains and greenery, oldest monasteries and the country hosts the highest peak in the world – Mt. Everest. It is also home to the place called Lumbini where Buddha was born.
Q. What is the best time to visit Nepal?
A. Although the climate is slightly colder side, Nepal has diverse seasons and climatic conditions. This is because it has tropical climate. There is not any best time to visit as you can visit throughout the year. Each time period in the year is good for some trekkers, nature lovers, or the tourists or mountaineers.
Q. What are the best places to visit in Pokhara, Nepal?
A. Best Places to Visit in Pokhara are:
Bindhya Basini Temple
Seti River Gorge
Q. What are the best tourist spots of natural beauty in Nepal?
A. Best Tourist Spots of natural beauty in Nepal are:
Everest Base Camp
Gardens of Lumbini
Upper Mustang Trek
Rara Lake / Lake Trek
Khapdak National Park
Panch Pokharia Pattar
Ghore Pani Poon Hill
Chitwan National Park
Q. Which place is best to visit in the month of December in Nepal?
A. From all the beautiful places in Nepal to visit in December, the best place advisable is Lumbini gardens as it gives inner peace and mental peace for well being.
Q. Which is the best visiting place during monsoon in Nepal?
A. The greenery is lush when it rains and there are beautiful rivers, lakes, and streams with highest flowng water. Moreover the mountains also become green with the grass growing over them. It is summer as well as rainy season during the months of June to late August but this time has all the greenery around.
Q. What are the must visit places in Nepal near Kathmandu?
A. . There are innumerable places to visit in Nepal near Kathmandu. These are the top 8 places.
Q. What are some good places to visit in Nepal to celebrate New Year with family?
A. Good places to visit in Nepal to celebrate New Year with family
Trekking at Annapurna Mountain
Skydiving in Sarangkot
Visit the Pashupatinath Temple
See brilliant architecture Boudhanath Stupa
Shop till you drop at Namche Bazaar
Marshyangdi for white water rafting
Yoga / Meditation at Mandala Studio Yoga & Spa
Visit Taumadhi Square – the culture capital of Nepal