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Nepal introduce Chepang-Mahabharat new Trekking route Saturday, May 25th, 2019

DHADING: Nepal government has begun a feasibility study of the Chepang-Mahabharat trekking route. The proposed route will link Dhading, Makwanpur and Chitwan districts. Nepal Tourism Board and Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal (TAAN) have jointly begun the feasibility study after the route..

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Students visiting old settlements in Manang Friday, May 24th, 2019

MANANG: Along with foreign tourists, the number of domestic tourists visiting Manang is also on the rise. As of late, students of different colleges are coming to Manang with the help of a tour package. Campus-level students from Kathmandu, Hetauda, Chitwan, Pokhara and other towns are coming to..

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Nepal Trending As Best Tourist Destination In South Asia Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Visit Nepal Year 2020 aims at bringing in two million tourists to the country. Recently launched policy and programme of the government affirms that Nepal is being established as the destination of international tourists with 33 per cent increase in arrivals. Nepal is trying to be the centre of..

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NTB, UNDP sign agreement to promote sustainable tourism Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

KATHMANDU: Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)in Nepal have signed an agreement to develop the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) framework and to promote sustainable tourism in Nepal. Chief Executive Office of NTB Deepak Raj Joshi and UNDP Nepal’s Resident..

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Makawanpur offers more attractions to tourists

By Bhupendra Man Pradhan, MAKWANPUR: With numerous scenic places and cultural diversity, Makawanpur district holds huge tourism prospects. The trekking trail that connects Daman with Chisapani is one of the major tourist attractions in the district. Having developed at the initiative of academician..

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75 Climbers Reach Top Of Mount Everest

KATHMANDU: Spring mountain climbing season is on the verge of entering its second week and so far some 75 climbers have reached the top of Mount Everest, world's highest peak. According to Department of Tourism Director Meera Acharya, the Department was informed by several agencies that 70-75..

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Experience Nepal Campaign kicks off Thursday, May 16th, 2019

KATHMANDU: A global campaign 'Experience Nepal' has kicked off in an effort to attract tourists to Nepal from different parts of the world. Nepal Tourism Board in cahoots with Himalayan Bank and American Express has put in place the campaign in view of the Nepal Tourism Year-2020. At an inaugural..

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2 Indian climbers die on Mount Kanchenjunga in Nepal

KATHMANDU, (AP): An expedition organizer says two Indian climbers on Mount Kanchenjunga (KAN'-chen-joonga) have died while attempts were being made to rescue them. Pasang Sherpa of Peak Promotion in Kathmandu says one of them had scaled the world's third tallest peak while another was on the way..

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