Nepal is one of the most beautiful countries in the world even though it is a land-locked country. That is why many many visitors come here to see the many beautiful sights of Nepal. Here in Nepal there are a number of typical things to see for every tourist, like the traditional culture of mountain villages and the chaos of city life. Farming culture is also a main attraction of Nepal; Nepalese people provide warm hospitality to all tourists from their first "Namaste!".
Even though Nepal is a very small country in the world, it has lots of bio-diversity; furthermore, it has unparalleled picturesque scenery of the highest mountains in the world. Among the beautiful and famous mountains includes Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Pumori, Lhotse, Makalu, Annapurna I and many many more. It has other beauties like national parks, mountain passes, jungles, rivers for rafting, hunting reserves, beautiful trekking routes and desert lands.
On the other hand, Nepal has a strong religious culture with many temples, monasteries, shrines, caves, Thanka art, architecture and authentic handicrafts. It has religious harmony between the different religious groups including Buddhists, Hindus and Christians; everyone lives peacefully together and respects one another.
Fact at a Glance:
Official Name: Nepal
Area: 147,181 sq km
Population: 27 million
Capital city: Kathmandu (pop. 1,096,865 )
People: Bramhans, Newars, Indians, Tibetans, Gurungs, Magars, Tamangs, Bhotias, Rais, Limbus, Sherpas etc.
Language: Nepali, English
Religion: Hindu, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim (Mixed)
Unit of Currency: Rupee(Rs.)
Highest Elevation: Mt. Everest 8,848m (29,028 ft)
Lowest: 70m. (near Janakpur)
Average temperature in Kathmandu:
January: Minimum 2.2 C (36F); Maximum 17.8 C (64F);
June: Minimum 26.7 C (80F); Maximum 32.2 C (90 F);
Rainfall: 1,520 mm.
Topography: The world’s deepest gorge kali Gandaki to highest point the Everest 8848mt.
Education: English, Nepali Medium
Length of Nepal: 885 km.
Breadth: 290 km.