Nepal is a small landlocked country between India and China and is a tourist-friendly country and “must visit” destination in the world. While introducing Nepal, Nepal is best known for the Himalayas, Mount Everest and its amazing treks. But, Nepal has much more to offers than its mountains. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal and has seven UNESCO World Heritage sites including Boudhanath (the larges Buddhist Stupa), Swyambunath and Pashupatinath (religious site), Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square (historical site).
Besides, Nepal has many more sights waiting to be discovered around every corner. The northern part of Nepal is the vista of Himalayas. Trekking in Everest region, Annapurna Region and Manaslu Region are the best things to do in northern Nepal while the south is the cover with dense jungles filled with exotic wildlife including Bengal tiger, elephant and one-horned rhinos. Nepal is home for 2% of all the flowering plants in the world (6,500 species of flowering plants), 8% of the world population of birds (more than 848 species), 4 % of mammal and 319 species of exotic orchid. Thus, Nepal is the best place for nature lovers.
Besides rich biodiversity, Nepal has a vastly diverse culture. Nepal is a multilingual, multi-ethnic, multi-cultural and multi-religious country. According to the latest Census, there are over 125 of ethnic groups who speak more than over 124 spoken languages. The major ethnic groups in Nepal are Chhetri, Brahman, Rai, Limbu, Tamang, Magar, Tharu, Newar, Gurung, Sherpa, Tharu and many more. You will be excited seeing so many different and remarkable faces living in unity, speaking unique languages and celebrating distinct culture, rituals and festivals.
The diverse landscapes, multilingual culture, famous Himalayan range, favourable climate, the hospitality of Nepalese people along with a wide range of adventurous activities such as trekking, peak climbing, jungle safari, bird watching, rafting, bungee jumping, hiking in Nepal make Nepal “Land of Paradise” for tourist. Plan a trip to Nepal with Lapha Holidays and make your holidays in Nepal an interesting and most memorable journey