General Information Nepal

Nepal and Himalayas-the two names go side by side. Nepal, in political maps, is one of the smallest countries of the world but has the amazingly diverse geography, landscapes, culture and traditions. Nepal, situated in the lapse of might Himalayas, is regarded as Dev Bhumi the land of gods and world’s two major religions Hinduism and Buddhism co-exist in perfect religious tolerance.

The rich tapestry of the cultural heritage of Nepal is synthesized in the Kathmandu Valley.

The three ancient cities of the Valley- Patan, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur-represent an epitome of harmony in urban design, elegant architecture and refined culture. These cities pack a concentration of religious monuments unequalled in the world including UNESCO recognized World Heritage Sites.

Area: 140,800 sq km

Population: 23 million

Capital city: Kathmandu

People and ethnics:
Brahmins, Chhetris, Newars, Gurungs, Magars, Tamangs, Rais, Limbus, Sherpas, Bishwakarma etc

Languages
Nepali is the national language. Different ethnics have different primary languages.

Religion
Hindu, Buddhist and Muslim

Government
Parliamentary Democracy

GDP: US$27.4 billion

GDP per head: US$1100

Annual growth: 6%

Inflation: 2.1%

Major industries
Tourism, Handicraft, Agriculture and Water Resources

Small Group and Private Journeys

Small Group Journeys Small Group Journeys are set date trips (Scheduled Trips) designed for Travel with a small group of kindred-spirits travelers, sharing the enjoyment and experience of the destination(s).

You can take any of our Small Group Journeys and create an independent private trip with your own dates or choose from the collection of our Private Journeys.

Join-in Group Private Journeys

Private Journeys Join-in Group is a small group trip, that begins when one or two call to set up a tour for themselves according to their wishes and invite others to join.

Bhutan Airlines Representative

Bhutan Air Representative

Wind Horse is appointed the Bhutan Airlines Representative in USA. We are continue to patronise Druk Airlines, the national carrier of Bhutan.

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Desi Journeys by Wind Horse Tours

Desi Journeys by Wind Horse Tours

Desi Journeys is collection of trips to Bhutan & beyond...

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