About Nepal

About Nepal | Travel advice from Adventure Alternative

Country : Nepal
Capital : Kathmandu
Area : 1,47,181 sq. Km
Population : 275 Million
Geo Location : Longitude – 80° 4′ East – 88° 12′ East
: Latitude – 26° 22′ North – 30° 27′ North
Climate : Tropical, Sub-Tropical, and Cold
Political System : Federal Democratic Republic System
National Language : Nepali

Nepal officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal is a landlocked central Himalayan country in South Asia. Nepal is divided into 7 states and 77 districts and 753 local units including 6 metropolises, 11 sub-metropolises, 246 municipal councils and 481 villages. It has a population of 26.4 million and is the 93rd largest country by area. Bordering China in the north and India in the south, east, and west, it is the largest sovereign Himalayan state. Nepal has a diverse geography, including fertile plains, subalpine forested hills, and eight of the world’s ten tallest mountains, including Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. Kathmandu is the nation’s capital and largest city.

Nepalese are most pronounced names in the history of bravery and honesty. It began with the Gurkhas of Nepal being recruited in colonial British Army in India during early 19th century. Almost 200 years down the road, things have changed. More than 300 thousand Nepalese enter employment market every year. The repute of Nepalese workers still continues in the same spirit. Nepalese manpower is best known for their honesty, hard work and dedication. Today Nepalese are not only working for British and Indian army, but also work in di rent at di rent capacities internationally. Almost 75 per cent of them work in the Middle East countries. But despite the country they work in, what they share in common is their honesty and hard work. Thousands of youth every year try their future in foreign employment for a better living standard. Documentation hassles are less as the foreign employment is in the priority of the government policy. The government of Nepal has opened about four dozen countries for foreign employment.