NEPAL AT GLANCE
|Area : 147,181 sq.km
Location : situated in between china in the North and
India in south, east, and west
Capital : Kathmandu
Population : 25.8 million
People : Nepal has more than 101 ethnic groups
where only about 92 languages are
language : Nepali is the national language; travel-
trade people understand and speak
English as well.
Religion : Nepal is a secular state with a pre-
Dominance of Hindu and Buddhist.
currency : Nepali Rupee
system : Federal Democratic Republic
Climate : 1. Winter: December-February
2. Spring: March-May
3. Summer: June-August
4. Autumn: September-November
What to wear : light weight clothing is recommended for
May through October.
Warm garments are required in October-
A rain cover (umbrella or rain coat) Must for rainy season.
The Annapurna Massif includes over thirty peaks with elevations starting at 6,000 metres (20,000'). The Annapurna Massif, home to Annapurna, 8,091 m (25,500'), was the first and largest conservation area...