Nepal

Nepal is a country in south Asia, located in the Himalayas and it borders China in the north and India in the south. The history of Nepal travel has 67 years history now and Nepal trekking has been the most popular and exclusive travel products in the Himalayan region since Nepal has many Himalayan peaks including the Everest which is the world's highest mountain. There are many beautiul Nepal trekking programs such as Everest Basecamp trek from Nepal, Annapurna Basecamp trek, Langthang  valley trek etc.

Nepal is Tibet's closest neighbor and has the only international border crossing open to foreign tourists from Tibet.  It is very holy to all Buddhists as it is the birth place of the Buddha Shakyamuni, the founder of the Buddhism. Nepal provides a dramatic cultural and geographic link between India and Tibet. Nepal has many ethnic groups and all those ethnic groups have different culture, festivals and religions so the Nepal's culture is so diverese and deep. During your Nepal travel, you can see some traditional festivals and religious activities going on. Nepal's mojor religion is Hindusim and Buddhism and there are temples and monasteries in almost every region and cities.

It is very easy to travel to Nepal as most of the countires are given aarival visa. You can arrange a trekking in Nepal on your own in most of the places  except a couple of restrict areas such as Mustang and Dolpo valley. To visit those two places, you have to plan an organised tour from a local travel agency in Nepal. The things that you should not miss visitting during your Nepal travel are Lumbini, a birth place of lord Buddha, Boudhanath, one of the largest stupas in the world and the most important sight to visit in Nepal,  are Swayambhunath stupa, a very old and holy stupa with temples and many shrines inside the stupa, Patan durbar square and a day excursion to Nagarkot where you can get the most beautiful view of the Himalayan mountain range.

In Nepal, there are many beautiful Himalayan mountain peaks including Mt Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Annapurna, Manaslu, Ama Dablam etc. You can easily arrange a trekking to those famous mountains during your Nepal travel once you are in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. Annapurna Basecamp trek and Everest basecamp trek are the most popular trekking tours in Nepal. In Nepal, you can also arrange home stay Nepal tour, school visit tour and monastery stay tour and retreatment or meditation Nepal tour. After your trekking in Nepal, it is the best option to extend a trip to Tibet because it is very easy to fly from Kathmandu to Tibet or drive from Kathmandu to Kyirong border in Tibet which is at the distance of 150km. One of the most popular tours is Tibet overland tour from Nepal and this tour is running every Saturday from Kathmandu to Tibet by Tibet Shambhala Adventure.