Nepal is a country that is located in southern Asia, landlocked between China and India. Nepal has a rough population of – 26.4 million, and it is the 48th largest country in terms of population. With a total area of 1, 47,181Sq.km, it is the 93rd largest country in terms of Area. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. About 82% of the people follow the Hindu religion. The cow is the national Animal of Nepal.
Nepal is known in the world for its beauty, the high Himalayas, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, Home of the tallest mountain – Mt. Everest and mostly importantly bravest soldiers in the world – Gurkhas. Nepal has maintained its prestige as one of the most peaceful country in the world and it is the only country that was never invaded. The most Unique thing about Nepal is that Nepal is the only country whose flag is in non- quadrilateral shape.
Another amazing fact about Nepal is, it is the second richest country in terms of water resources. Natural beauty is abundant here. Therefore, Nepal is called the country of Himalayas, so there are many mountains and hills where you can try trekking and hiking. Everest base camp and Annapurna base camp are the famous trekking destinations.
Nepal is one of the most sought tourist destinations in the world because of its natural beauty. There are tons of places to visit for trekking, hiking and enjoying other places. On the other hand, Nepal is also famous for its cultural and traditional beauty. Many of the temples, monuments and national park are listed in world heritage sites by UNESCO.
Nepal has been a paradise for hikers and trekkers from all around the world. Trekking is the first and foremost activity that tourist try to do when they are in Nepal. Annapurna Region, Everest Region, Langtang region and Manasalu region are the famous trekking destinations whereas Shivapuri, Kakani , Sundarijal , Nagarkot hiking are the famous hiking places .
Nepali food is very scrumptious. Dal-Bhat-tarkari is the national cuisine of Nepal. Mo-mo , Gundruk, and Dhindo, Newari cuisine are famous nepali foods.