Nepal at a Glance

Nepal is located in southern Asia, covering 147,181 square km of the Asian continent. Nepal’s highest point is the world’s highest point: Mt. Everest at 8848m (29,029’).

Nepal neighbors the countries of India, Tibet, and China. Nepal is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the Himalaya, with natural beauty and diverse culture unique from rest of the world. Natural attractions include snow-capped mountains, green rolling hills, valleys, alpines lakes, river gorges, and stunning gardens. Kathmandu Valley showcases handmade wooden and stone crafts, religious sites for Hindu and Buddhist religions, and a thriving city life representing the rich cultural diversity of Nepal.