The Himalayan Kingdom
of Nepal lies between India and the Tibetan Autonomous
Region of the People's Republic of China, at 26o 12' and 30o 27' North Latitude and 80o
04' and 88o 12' East Longitude.
From the highest mountain on Earth - Mt. Everest (8848m.),
known as Sagarmatha in nepali, to the deepest gorge in the world - Kali Gandaki , the topography of this country varies, covering an
area of 147,181 sq. km. This country is a land of people belonging to diverse ethnic
groups. The traditions, culture, and way of life of each group are all fascinating.
Whether you like to indulge yourself in a leisurely visit to historical monuments
and religious shrines or experience an adventure through trekking,
white water rafting, and jungle safaris, you have your own choice. Nepal is the
perfect destination for high altitude adventurers, trekkers (both experienced and
beginner) leisurely travellers and holiday makers.