Visitors to Nepal by air in June 2004 increased by 5 percent compared to same period last year, while the market segments viz. third country grew by 31 percent and Indians went down by 8 percent, the Nepal’s Department of Immigration said.

The total tourist arrivals in May have reached to 22,278, an increase by 22% with net arrivals of 4054 compared to the same month of last year. The third country tourist arrivals have registered a healthy growth of 48%, keeping almost the same trend of previous months of this year. Indian tourist arrivals have, Read More

Baber Mahal is presenting an evening of Charya Dances on March 14, 2004. Charya is a classical dance propounded by Buddhist priests in Kathmandu Valley as a meditation discipline. It has been practiced within closed courtyards for thousand years, Baber Mahal Revisited will be exhibiting six different Charya Dance features a different tantric deity, Read More

An agreement between India and Nepal that allows bus service through the borders Mahendra Nagar, Nepalgunj, Birgunj, Kakarbhitta and Taulihawa-Bhairahawa has been reached.  The agreement was signed by Narayan Silwal, Secretary at Ministry of Labor and Transport Management and Shyam Saran, Ambassador of India to Nepal. 

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) along with the private sector participated in Travel Trade Fair (TTF) in Bangalore from Feb 24-26, 2004, with a thematic thrust projecting Nepal as an ultimate pilgrimage destination and adventure destination.

As the day turns to dusk and the streets of Nepal blaze alight with bright neon signs, particular names like Spin! Fire! Funky Buddha Bar! Bamboo! etc are unmistakably detectable. These kinds of pubs and neighbors, in the past few years have cropped up in the city at a steady pace. Gone are the, Read More

Nepal is a land of vast geographical and cultural diversities. From the highest mountain in the world to mesmerizing monuments, dense forests to fabulous flora, fauna and wildlife, Nepal has long held the fascination of the intrepid traveler. Nepal is home to a rich cultural heritage a land where traditions, myths and legends are, Read More

For those who are restricted by time or other considerations from going trekking, there are mountain flights that offer a panoramic encounter with the highest peaks on earth. The plane departs from Kathmandu and flies along side the Himalaya to give you eye-level views of the snow peaks and then brings you back in, Read More

Aqua Bird Unlimited Camp (ABUC), with the support of Nepal Tourism Board and Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation, is going to organize Migratory Bird Watching festival for one week at Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (KTWR) in the eastern Nepal from February 1. Record shows that 465 different species of birds are found, Read More

Nepal’s geographical structure is extremely favorable for trekking. It holds a huge possibility to boost the country’s economy through the trekking industry. While Nepal is a very popular destination for cultural, wildlife and pilgrimage tours, it is equally a popular destination for trekking tours. Although it has a great potential, the government and the, Read More