Nepal Information

Nepal MapLocation Nepal is a small, landlocked Himalayan Country located between Tibetan autonomous region of the People's Republic of China to the North and India to the South, West and East. The land is a rectangular in shape having 885 km in length from east to west and 145 km to 241 km north to south. The elevation of the country ranges from 70 m sea level to the highest point on earth, Mt. Everest at 8848 m all within a distance of 150 km with climatic variations ranging from sub- tropical to alpine. The country is popularly known in the world for an incredible variety of eco- system, the world's 8 highest mountain ranges, thick tropical jungles teeming with of flora and fauna, thundering rivers, ice- blue lake, forested hills, arid deserts and frozen valleys. Nepal offers an amazing diversity of adventure opportunity and cultural sightseeing attractions found nowhere else on earth.

Nepal At a Glance

Location : Situated between India & China in the North & India in East, West & South.
 Area : 147,181 sq. km.
Capital : Kathmandu
Population : 25 million
Currency : Nepalese Rupee (NRS)
Language : Nepali & English.
Religion : Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and others.
Seasons : Winter ( December- February)
Spring ( March- May)
Summer (June- August)
Autumn (September- November).

World Heritage Sites ( Cultural)

  • Kathamandu Durbar Square
  • Pashupatinath
  • Swayambhunath
  • Bouddhanath
  • Patan Durbar Square
  • Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Lumbini ( birth place of Lord Buddha)

World Heritage Sites ( Natural)

  • Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park (1148 sq. km.)
  • Chitwan National Park (932 sq. km.)