Bhutan it's known by many names: "The Land of Peaceful Thunder Dragon", "The Forbidden Kingdom", "Southern Valley of Medicinal Herbs". Bhutan is known hidden in the eastern folds of the Himalayas. The total area of Bhutan is 18,000 sq miles, (47,000 sq.km). Bhutan is bordered by Tibet in the north, Sikkim in the west and indian in the east.
 
   
Nepal Travel Information
» Introduction
Nepal is a small country with an area of approximately 52,818 sq miles is diverse geographically as well as ethnically with more than 61 ethnic groups and 70 spoken languages. It is a sovereign independent Kingdom, is bounded, on the North by the Tibetan Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China, the east-south and west by  India. It is a land of unparalleled scenic beauty and one of the most diverse geographical regions on earth. You will find rich cultures and vibrant traditions, exquisite temples and monuments as well as fast flowing rivers and tropical jungles teeming with wildlife, making your trip an unforgettable experience. Hinduism and Buddhism constitute two major religions of Nepal.
 

Facts and Figures

Area

140,800 sq km

Capital

Kathmandu

Climate

Summer:- 21°C to 28°C
Winter:- 7°C to 23°C

Languages

Nepali, English

Best Time To Visit

October and November.

 
» Destinations
 
Kathmandu:- Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is also its only international air gateway and major travel center. It offers a plenty of tourist attractions including mountain peaks, temples, stupas, pagodas and countless others that are sure to excite you.
 
Attractions:-
 
Hanumandhoka (Durbar Square) Tundikhel Kasthamandap
Machchhendrananth Temple Akash Bhairav Temple Bhadrakali Temple

 

Patan:- Patan is the second-largest city in the valley, lies just across the Bagmati River from Kathmandu. The city is justly proud of its temples and artisans and it is their handiwork. Tibetan carpets can be bought in Jawlakhel, east of the city.
 
Attractions:-


Durbar Square Royal Palace Jagannarayan Temple
Golden Temple Kumbeshawar Zoo

 

Bhaktapur:- Bhaktapur is in many ways the most medieval of the three major cities in the Kathmandu Valley. It has a Potter's Square. It is known for its majestic monuments, colorful festivals and the native Newars best known for their long history of craftsmanship, the ancient city is also variously known as the "City of Culture", the "Living Heritage" and "Nepal's Cultural Gem".
 
Attractions:-

Durbar Square Ugrachandi & Bhairab Statues Taumadhi Tole
Nyatapola Til Mahadev Narayan Potters' Square
Tachupal Tole    

 

Pokhara:- Pokhara is a place to watch beautiful mountain views and to start off your major trekking expeditions. Pokhara is often called the enchanting Himalayan valley with a heart of major actions and adventures. It is famous for its backdrop of the Annapurna range.
 
Attractions:-

Phewa Tal (Lake) Barahi temple Begnas lake and Rupa lake
World Peace Pagoda Seti Gandaki Devi's Fall
Gupteswar Gupha Mahendra Gupha The Old Bazaar
Bindbyabasini Temple Pokhara Museum Annapurna Museum

 

Tansen:- Tansen is an ancient hill town with its architecture strongly influenced by Newari migrants from the Kathmandu valley. This town offers an opportunity to experience genuine Nepalese culture. The beauty of the valley is enhanced by the lakes.
 
Attractions:-

Tundikhel Amar Ganj Ganesh Temple Amar Narayan Temple
Sital Pati Bhagwati Temple Makhan Tole
Taksar Shreenagar hill Baggi Dhoka

 

Gorkha:- Gorkha, situated at 140km west of Kathmandu. Gorkha's small town is perhaps the most important historical town of Nepal. Gorkha is also an alternate starting point for a few trekking routes in the region.
 
Attractions:-

Gorkha Bazaar Gorkha Durbar Gorakhnath Cave
     

 

Chitwan:- Chitwan is a country known for its beautiful mountains, the Gangetic flat lands of the Terai that stretches through out the southern part of Nepal provide a wholly different experience.
 
Attractions:-

Chitwan National Park Tharu villages  
     

 

Lumbini:- Lumbini is situated 300 kilometers from Kathmandu. This is also known as the pilgrimage destination of the world's millions of Buddhists as well as other researchers and visitors.
 
Attractions:-

Sacred Garden Ashoka pillar Mayadevi Temple
Puskarni pond Kushinagar Bodhgaya
The Lumbini Museum Lumbini International Research Institute Kapilvastu Museum

 

Janakpur:- Janakpur city is about 84 miles (135 km) from Kathmandu. Janakpur is also known as Janakpurdham. This region also offers an excellent opportunity for visitors to learn about Mithila culture, and people from in and around this peaceful region of Nepal.
 
Attractions:-

Janaki Mandir Bibaha mandir Dhanush Sagar
     

 

» Travel Information


By Air:
Flights to Kathmandu from Delhi, Calcutta, Bombay, Bangkok, Colombo, Dhaka, Dubai, Karachi, Frankfurt, London, Hongkong, Osaka, Khasa, Moscow, Vienna, Qatar, Paro, Singapore, Varanasi are available.
The entry points at Nepal - India border are, Kakarbhita, Birgunj, Belhiya (Bhairawa), Nepalgunj, Dhangadi, Jogbani (Biratnagar) and Mahendrangar. Kodari is the only entry point at Nepal - China border.

 

» Packages

Kathmandu Tour Package Nepal Central Tour Kathmandu Chitwan Tour
Kathmandu City Tour Nepal Tour Package Kathmandu Pokhara Tour
Travel to Nepal Nepal Monastery Tour Nepal Adventure Tour
Nepal Buddhist Tour Chitwan Pokhara Tour  

 

  
 
 
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