Nepal - Travel Information
Nepal, landlocked between China and India, is not only home to the highest mountain in the world, the deepest gorge, abundant rivers, temples and palaces, but is also home to a rich and diverse ethnic culture. Home to the brave Gurkhas, and the legendary Sherpas, cultures steeped in rich traditions, Nepal personifies the genuine warmth of the smiling Nepalese.
One of the youngest republics in the world, Nepal offers incredible opportunities for adventure in its diverse terrain from the high Himalaya to the plains, forming the Tarai belt. The cultural traditions that are an inherent part of Nepali life can be explored and participated in.
Kathmandu, the country's capital and largest city simultaneously emanates of history and the wear and tear of increasing modernity. The tightly packed historical centre, with its squares and temples, continues to preserve a world light years away from the shanty towns, expensive hotels, restaurants and shops on the city's outskirts.
Kathmandu is really two cities: a fabled capital of convivial pilgrims and carved rose-brick temples and an amazing urban sprawl including monkeys and beggars. The sights are heavily clustered in the old part of town. Creativity and patience are required to navigate the city's narrow, often unmarked streets, but if you lose your way, simply ask a passerby for directions.
As climbing Mount Everest is for the very few, there is another way to get to the top. A one hour flight seeing tour from Kathmandu not only gives a bird’s eye view of Everest but also of many other breathtaking snow-capped mountain peaks.
Nepal Travel Information
At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to Nepal.
Learn about the history and culture of Nepal, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Nepal's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Nepal for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Nepal tours today!
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After your Nepal tour consider taking the time to visit other destinations. Goway offers exciting China vacation packages, India tours and Thailand vacation packages plus a comprehensive selection of vacation packages in many other Asian countries.
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