• New title for a=>html, img=>alt
  • Natural hot water springs found in 14 locations in Myagdi

    Beni (Myagdi), April 26: Natural hot water springs have been found in 24 locations in Myagdi. Temperature of water emerging from beneath the earth’s surface in 14 places in the district including the Beni Municipality is up to 50- 58 degree Celsius. Five sources of natural hot water have been detected on the bank of Myagdi River based in Beni Municipality-13, according Birendraman Shakya, Chair of Singa Hot Water Pond management committee. Hot water ponds are known as natural...

    ‘Sarangkot-Naudanda’ trekking route to come back to operation

    Pokhara, April 23: The ‘Sarangkot-Naudanda’ trekking route is to be re-established at the initiative of the Nepal Tourism Board. The route from Sarangkot and passing through Kaskikot and Toripani before reaching Naudanda had not been in use since a long time. The 14-km trek starts from the foothills of Sanrangkot hills and is very good for tourists who want a day long trek, said senior officer at NTB, Pokhara Surya Thapaliya. The trekking route was rehabilitated under the ‘hiking...

    Mountaineer Pandit & Tejas honoured by VP Pun

    Kathmandu: Mountaineer Sanjay Pandit has been felicitated by Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun. Pandit has summited 11 world highest mountains of the world. With Pandit, more than 10 time World highest peak summiteer, Vern Tejas, has been honoured by Vice President Pun. Both of them have been felicitate in residence of Vice President. He has successfully summited Antartica’s highest mountain Mt Vinson Massif and Mount Rassman on January. Tejas has been leading guide of Pandit for the climb of...

    Highest number of permit issued for climbing Mt Everest

    Solukhumbhu, April 19: The Department of Tourism (DoT) has issued the highest number of permits for mountaineering expeditions to the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest, this season. The DoT has issued permits to 365 members of 39 different expedition groups as of last Tuesday. As April and May are the times when the weather condition is often at its best for expedition, more and more climbers are arriving at the DoT to obtain the permit to scale the 8,848-...

    Global Nepal Fest-2017 in US cities

    Kathmandu, April 12: Global Nepal Fest-2017 is taking place in two major east coast cities of the United States with a view to promoting Nepal to the global community through art, music, culture, food, tourism and handicrafts. The Vintuna International is organizing the event in Washington DC on April 16 and in Baltimore on April 29 with the theme of ‘Exploring the Marvel of Nepal’. The April 16 event will be held at George Washington University, shared the organizers....

    Search intensified for missing tourist

    Rasuwa, April 11: Search has been intensified for a Danish tourist who has gone missing since March 6. The Nepal Army with the help of two sniffer dogs has expedited the search for Danish national Martin Vdsen Overgaard, 26, who went missing from Cherkuri of Langtang region, according to Rasuwa’s Chief District Officer Phanidra Prasai. The Rasuwa District Administration Office has appealed to one and all for help to trace a missing tourist and if anyone knows about his...

    Devotees throng Boudhhanath Chaitya for Temal festival

    Kathmandu, April 10: Devotees in hordes have started visiting Boudhhanath Stupa (temple) since the morning today in connection to the Temal Jatra, an important festival of the Tamang community. The festival is observed on the fourth day of the waxing moon in the Nepali month Chait every year. The devotees circumambulate the Boudhanath temple and light butter lamps to the memory of their family members and relatives who have died throughout the year. The festival will last till Tuesday...

    Goodwill rally organised in Bhaktapur for a peaceful Bisket Jatra

    Bhaktapur, April 10: A peace and goodwill rally has been organised in Bhaktapur district this morning before the commencement of the Bisket Jatra, the renowned Jatra (religious-cultural festival) in Bhaktapur district. The rally was organised to disseminate a message to conclude the Jatra in a peaceful manner after the Jatra started turning violent as the two groups of people participating in this event clashed with each other in course of the festival. The clashes occurred between those staying on...

    EBC abuzz with arrival of 20 mountaineering teams

    Solukhumbu, April 10: As many as 20 mountaineering expedition teams have arrived at the Everest Base Camp (EBC) looking to climb Mt Everest, Mt Lhotse and Mt Nhutse. Among the expedition teams 16 will scale the highest peak Mt Everest, two Mt Lhotse and two Mt Nhutse. They arrived on Sunday, according to Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee (SPCC) Programme Official, Kapindra Rai. The SPCC keeps the record of the expedition teams that scale these mountains. The EBC serves as...

    47 natural lakes of Kanchanpur

    Kanchanpur, April 10: Kanchanpur district in the far-western Tarai has 47 natural lakes, according to the data collected by the District Agricultural Development Office, Kanchanpur. The biggest among these lakes are the Puraina and the Banda lakes located in Belauri Municipality. These lakes are spread over an area of 30 and 25 hectares respectively. The rest of the lakes have area in the range of 0.4 hectares to seven hectares. Locals have used 27 among the natural lakes as...

  • New title for a=>html, img=>alt
  • FreeCurrencyRates.com

    © 2016 The Himalayan News. All Rights Reserved...