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  • China Festival kicks off in Nepal

    Kathmandu, Nov 14: The 8th China Festival kicked off in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu on Tuesday under the theme “Cultural Journey along the Silk Road.” The event was inaugurated by Nepali President Bidya Devi Bhandari with the presence of visiting Chinese Minister for Culture and Tourism Luo Shugang and Nepali Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari. The festival, which was initiated in Nepal from 2003, has been organized reflecting synergy and joint commitment of China and Nepal for...

    Why you should visit Timbung Pokhari?

    Kathmandu,Nov 05:Four days away from Kathmandu lies Timbung Pokhari, a religious pond at an elevation of 4335 m. The pond borders Taplejung’s Sindingwa Rural Municipality and Panchthar’s Yangwarak Rural Municipality. The name ‘Timbung Pokhari’ originated from a Limbu word ‘Timbak’, which means the firing of a gun. The locals gave the pond this name as the pond often makes a sound that is similar to that of a gunfire. Majestic views of Kanchenjunga can be seen close from the...

    Tourism Board to open its own hotel

    Nepal Tourism Board, a public private partnership body established to promote tourism activities in the country, has planned to open its own hotel in Khaptad region of farwestern Nepal, Karobar reports in its lead story. The Board has allocated Rs 60 million budget for the project, the report informs, adding the move is apparently against the intention of the Board’s establishment.

    ICC Trophy at Chandragiri Hills

    Kathmandu, Oct 29: ICC brought the trophy to Nepal as a part of their tour where they displayed the trophy at Chandragiri Hills on Sunday 28th October, 2018.The Cricket World Cup has been made public at Chandragiri Hills in Kathmandu on Sunday morning. According to Ms. Bhawana Ghimire, (ICC Coordinator) the trophy was brought to Nepal after the completion of tour at Bangladesh and Dubai. Former Nepali Cricket Captains Uttam Karmacharya and Pawan Kumar Agrawal unveiled the World Cup trophy...

    The number of tourists increases at Rara

    Jumla, Oct 25: The biggest freshwater lake in the entire nation, Rara, welcomed around 1,500 internal tourists daily in this season. The number of tourists from home visiting the Lake based in Mugu, the district in Karnali province, increased during the Dashain holidays. Situated at an altitude of 2,990 meters above the sea level, the lake, the major attraction of the Rara National Park, was declared a site in the Ramsar list in 2007. But, lack of sufficient infrastructure...

    Charming Shanghai, beautiful city

    As China International Import Expo (CIIE) is only a month away, Shanghai, host of the event, has reached the final stage of its preparations. Now, let’s have a glimpse on the different aspects of Shanghai, one of China’s biggest cities — from its busy economic life, vivid cultural scene and passionate sports contests to its blend of traditional and modern way of life. Tourists look at flowers at Shanghai Botanical Garden in east China’s Shanghai, 2018. (Xinhua/Liu Ying)

    Chandragiri Hills awarded by Best Tourism Destination of Nepal

    Kathmandu, Oct 07: Chandragiri Hills Pvt. Ltd has been honored by Best Tourism Destination of Nepal at the 14th Hospitality India and Explore the World Annual International Travel Awards 2018 which was held in the Indian capital New Delhi. The award ceremony was organized to honor the best-in-class in the field of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Sector in India and Nepal. In the ceremony President of Chandragiri Hills, Chandra Prashad Dhakal was awarded by Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdash Athawale and of State for Tourism, K.J...

    Rafting begins in Kaligandaki river

    Parbat, Oct 07: Rafting has begun in the Kaligandaki river with an increasing inflow of tourists that starts in general from the October first week to the December first week for a season. An influx of tourists increases during the period as the water level goes down, facilitating rafting, said owner of Kaligandaki River Beach Camp, Hom Pun, adding that tourists’ flow goes down from the December first week as the water is cold. The Camp offers rafting on...

    Thai Food Festival Review: A plate full of surprises

    Kathmandu,Oct 03: There are times I feel blessed to be living in Kathmandu. There is so much that this city has to offer, especially when it comes to food. It is safe to say the city is a haven for foodies with a number of food festivals happening regularly, even more so when Dashain is around the corner. One such event that is taking place this week is the Thai Food Festival at Fairfield by Marriott. The event was...

    Atithi Sadan Guest House Constructed at Pathibhara Area

    PASHUPATINAGAR, Oct 02 : Finally after six years of construction process, a modern Guest House named ‘Atithi Sadan’ has come into operation in the religious tourist spot- Pathibhara area- in eastern part of Ilam district. The Pathibhara Conservation Organization has built a six-room guest house at Rong Rural Muncipality-3 in the district at the cost of Rs 10.5 million. The money was collected from the offerings and donations made by the visitors and pilgrims visiting this ancient Temple situated at...

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