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Nepal walking & trekking holidays

Nepal walking & trekking holidays

Nepal is the most exciting of the Himalayan nations, with the highest mountains and most vibrant culture, and has rightly been a favourite destination for travellers and trekkers for many years.

  • Capital city: Kathmandu
  • Arrival airport: Kathmandu
  • Population: 28,610,000 (2019 census)
  • Area of country: 147,181 sq km
  • Currency: Nepalese Rupee
  • Time difference: GMT +5.75 hours
  • Popular dishe/s: Dal bhat
  • Popular drink/s: Chai tea and Raksi (an alcoholic homebrew)
  • Power supply: 220v/240v
  • Sockets: Round-three pin but can also be European or British variety sockets
  • Official language: Nepali
  • Religion: Hindu 80.6%, Buddhist 10.7%, Muslim 4.2%, Kirant 3.6%, other 0.9%
  • Visa: British nationals require a visa to visit Nepal. This can be obtained in advance or on arrival
  • Did you Know: The flag of Nepal is the only national flag in the world that is not quadilateral in shape
  • FCDO link: FCDO travel advice for Nepal
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