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Tour from Beijing to Kathmandu.

  The Great Wall of China. Mr. Malcolm James Smith and Ms. Helen Grace Smith recently traveled from Beijing, China to  all the way to Kathmandu, Nepal on their 18 days tour package. The tour was organized by the Explore Himalaya. Smith couple took an opportunity to visit the Great Wall of China. They had […]

January Arrivals – NTY 2011 begins on a positive note

According to the Tourist Arrival data issued by the Immigration Office, Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), NTY 2011 has had a flying start. Figures show that visitor arrivals in the month of January 2011 have increased by 26.2% to 32914, as compared to the same month last year.All regions have shown positive growth in the first […]

Nepal to issue Visa Fee waiver for Chinese Tourists

As Nepal has been receiving a good number of visitors from China and India, the country is planning to  waive off visa fees for Chinese tourists for the year 2011. The government hopes this will help them  achieve NTY 2011’s target of  bringing in 1 million tourists to Nepal. At the 18th National Convention of […]

Nepali Food: Drawing Visitors to Nepal Pavilion at World Expo 2010

According to Shanghai Daily, Nepali food served at Nepal Pavilion at the ongoing World Expo 2010 in Shanghai, is proving to be a big hit among visitors.The report says that a Nepali meal set consisting of steamed rice with dried grapes, fried chicken, Aachar and a serving of vegetable curry is the most popular dish. […]

China to Impose Age Limit on Climbers

Following 13 year old Jordon Romero’s ascent to Mount Everest from Tibet side, Chinese officials have decided to impose age limits for mountaineers wishing to scale peaks in Tibet from the next climbing season. Though Chinese officials  have not made public the age limit , but according to sources,   restrictions may  apply to climbers below […]

2010 World Expo, Shanghai

2010 World Expo is all set to begin in Shanghai, China tomorrow. The Expo, with around 200 international organizations participating from the world over , is expecting  70 million visitors from home and abroad. Nepal will be promoting ‘Nepal Tourism Year 2011′ at the 2010 World Expo. With the aim of attracting 1 million tourists […]