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Visit Nepal Year-2020 targeted Temal hiking kicks off Sunday, August 4th, 2019

Rajkumar Parajuli, KAVRE: A hiking programme focusing on Visit Nepal Year-2020 has kicked off in Temal. The hiking campaign has been put in place to promote tourism programme at historical Temal of Kavrepalanchowk in view of Visit Year. The campaign has started with the slogan 'Youth Campaign for..

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Nepal Department of Tourism inspects Casino Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The inspection team of the Department of Tourism (DoT) has started monitoring the condition of various casinos operative in the country. According to DoT, the study of casinos being operated in all the star-hotels in Nepal would be conducted and their renewal would be done accordingly...

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Yeti Airlines aircraft skids off TIA runway in Nepal Friday, July 12th, 2019

KATHMANDU: An aircraft of Yeti Airlines has skidded off the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) runway at 11:45 am today. It is stated that the incident occurred when it was preparing to land at the TIA. According to Aircraft Company, passengers and crew members are safe. The plane which had..

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101 tourist destinations declared in Nepal’s Karnali Province Thursday, July 11th, 2019

SURKEHT: The federal and state governments jointly have declared 101 tourist destinations in Karnal Province (79 destinations declared by Ministry of Karnali State for Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment, and 17 by federal government). The governments acted on recommendations by local levels..

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Nepal promotion event held in Phuket, Thailand Saturday, July 6th, 2019

KATHMANDU: “Nepal Evening 2019”, an investment, tourism and culture promotion programme has been organized in Phuket, Thailand on Friday. The Embassy of Nepal in Bangkok, in cooperation of Honorary Consul of Nepal in Phuket, NRNA NCC Thailand and Thai-Nepali Association (TNA), organized the..

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NATTA’s tourism promotional team leaves for India Friday, July 5th, 2019

KATHMANDU: A team of tourism entrepreneurs left here for India, seeking the promotion of tourism in Pokhara. The team will extend invitation to Indian guests for the visit to touristic town Pokhara during this summer. The trip titled' Promotional Tour and Sales Mission- 2019' is managed by Nepal..

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Hunan Culture and Tourism Week held in Nepal Thursday, July 4th, 2019

KATHMANDU: With a view to promoting tourism between Hunan province of China and Nepal, Hunan Culture and Tourism Week in Nepal was opened in the capital on Thursday. Addressing the ceremony, Huang Yangfang, vice-general manager of Hunan Airport Management Group Co. Ltd, said that there would soon..

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‘Nepal’s travelogue history dates back to 525 years’ Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

KAVRE: It has been revealed that the history of Nepal's travel writing dates back to 525 years. It was shared at a literary programme 'Social Awareness in Contemporary Travel Writing' held in Dhulikhel, Kavrepalanchowk on Wednesday. On the occasion, travel writer Jaya Chhangchha informed the..

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Abandoned tents, human waste piling up on Mount Everest Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA, KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP): The record number of climbers on Mount Everest this season has left a cleanup crew grappling with how to clear away everything from abandoned tents to human waste that threatens drinking water. The world’s highest mountain has so much garbage..

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Paragliding begins in Eastern Nepal Friday, June 21st, 2019

DHANKUTA: Chuliban hill and Yakchanaghat of Dhankuta Municipality Ward Number-7, the two tourist spots in the district, have added paragliding in their adventure package. Dhankuta Municipality together with Koshi Adventure Private Limited of Itahari introduced paragliding to foster tourism in the..

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Construction of road linking to Tilicho Lake begins Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

MUSTANG: Construction of a road stretching from Thini of Gharpajhong rural municipality in Mustang to the Tilicho Lake has begun here. The lake is located at the highest altitude- 4,919 meter. Infrastructure development office in Myagdi began the opening of track from Thini village of Gharpajhong..

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