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Tourist numbers up in Annapurna circuit

Tourist numbers up in Annapurna circuit

The influx of domestic as well as foreign tourists has increased with the beginning of the tourist season along the Annapurna Trekking Circuit. Sources at the Tourist Check Post in Besisahar, Lamjung district, said as many as 60 tourists pass through Lamjung for Annapurna Trekking Circuit on a daily basis. Around 200 international tourists reach the trekking route on a daily ...

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Solidarity rally for the Survival of Tourism in Nepal

Solidarity rally for the Survival of Tourism in Nepal

Different travel trade associations took out a rally in Kathmandu on Friday (4th DEC) to draw the attention of concerned government agencies toward problems being faced by tourism industry. Around 500 tourism entrepreneurs, workers and other stakeholders participated in the ''Solidarity Walk for Survival of Tourism' organized by Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agents ...

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Ghorepani Poon hill trekking trail upgraded

Ghorepani Poon hill trekking trail upgraded

Local lodge/hotel and tourism entrepreneurs of Ghorepani have come together to upgrade one of the short, easy and popular trekking tail of Nepal Ghorepani Poonhil. In the past three years, more than Rs. 7 million has been spent in improving the condition of the trekking route, according to Ghorepani Hotel Management Committee. Last year, the committee had received Rs. 500,000 ...

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Landslide-disrupted Langtang trekking route opened

Landslide-disrupted Langtang trekking route opened

The Langtang trekking route disrupted by the landslide, which was triggered by the April 25 earthquake, has reopened. Many parts of this classic trekking route were also damaged in the devastating incident.

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Route to be change for Mt. Everest expedition

Route to be change for Mt. Everest expedition

The route used by mountaineers to scale Mount Everest is to be changed amid fears of an increased avalanche risk. Nepal will change the path next month after a deadly collapse in 2014 killed 16 Sherpa guides - the worst single loss of life in expedition history.

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Nepal included in the 10 Coolest Places to Visit in 2015

Nepal included in the 10 Coolest Places to Visit in 2015

Nepal has been listed as the top ten coolest countries in the world to visit in 2015 by the famous Forbes magazine based in the US. Nepal, a country with the most diverse topography with the highest peak in the world to tropical lowlands, is placed in the 9th position in ´The Ten Coolest Places to Visit in 2015´ in the magazine´s latest edition contributed by scribe Ann ...

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Nepal Airlines to resume mountain flight after 18 years

Nepal Airlines to resume mountain flight after 18 years

Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) is planning to resume its mountain flights within few months after almost 18 years. To study the feasibility of mountain flight through its 56-seater Modern Ark (MA) 60, the state owned airlines conducted test flight on Saturday.

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4 people killed in Mustang avalanche including 3 foreigners

4 people killed in Mustang avalanche including 3 foreigners

Four people including three foreign tourists have been killed in an avalanche in Mustang district on Tuesday night. One Nepali, one Israeli and two from Polish trekkers are among the deceased, according to Mustang Chief District Officer Baburam Bhandari. Fourteen other tourists have been injured in the incident. Tourists were caught in the avalanche while they were coming ...

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