Where is Nepal?

Nepal is a naturally and culturally beautiful country situated in Southern Asia, among China and India. If we compare with India & China Nepal is small but gorgeous country. India is 22 times bigger and China is 65 times bigger than Nepal. It has lied 147,181 sq. km. It has lies between 80 degrees 12′ east longitude and 26 degrees 22′ and 30 degrees 27′ north latitude. It is bounded on the north by the Tibet Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China; on the east by Sikkim and West Bengal of the Indian Union on the south by the Indian States of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh and on the west by Uttar Pradesh of Indian Union. The length of the Kingdom is 885 kilometers east-west and its breadth varies from 145 to 241 kilometers north-south. Climatically, it lies in the temperate zone with the added advantage of altitude.

nepal map

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General knowledge about Nepal:

Capital : Kathmandu
Zone : 14 zones
District : 75 districts
Country : Nepal
Area : 147,181 sq. km
Longitude : 80 degrees 12’ east longitude, 26 degrees 22’ and 30 degrees 27’ north latitude.
Location : situated between China in north, west, and India in the south, east, and west in south Asia
Population : 28.58 million according to 2012 count.
People : Nepal has more than 101 ethnic groups and
Language : 92% speak own language
Festival : main Dashain, Deepawali then according to ethnic and culture they celebrate often.
Religion : Nepal is a secular state with a predominance of Hindu and Buddhist
Currency : Nepali Rupee
Political system : Federal Democratic Republic
Climate : Nepal has four major seasons (i) winter: December – February (ii) spring: March-May (iii) summer: June – August and (iv) Autumn September – November.

Some Important tips about Nepal:

  • World highest mt. Everest 8848m is situated in the eastern part of Nepal.
  • The world has 14 mountain above the 8000m but Nepal has 8 mountain above the 8000m and 6 mountain is in another country.
  • Buddha was born on 623 B.C. at Lumbini in Nepal.
  • Nepal has highest Lake Tilicho Lake 4919m in Annapurna circuit Trek.
  • Nepal is an agriculture country and 85% of people are a farmer.
  • Nepal is culturally richest and naturally beauties country in the world.
  • Nepal is the second richest country in water recourse in the world first in Brazil.
  • Nepal is the best tour and trek destination for nature and culture lover.

Nepal has divided into three main geographic regions:

01 Terrain Region: The low-land Terrain region which has a width of about 26 to 32 kilometers and a maximum altitude is 500 meters, which occupies about 17% of the total land area of the country. Kechanakawal the lowest point of the country with an altitude of 60 meters lies in Jhapa District of the eastern Terrain.

02 Hilly Region: This region accounts for about 64 percent to total land area. It is formed by the Mahabharat range that soars under5000 meters. To its south lies the lower Churia range whose altitude varies from 500 meters to 5000 meters.

03 Himalayan Region: The altitude of this region ranges up to 5000 meters and 8848 meters with the snow line running around 8848 meters. It includes 8 of the existing 14 summits in the world which exceed an altitude of 8000 meters. They represent. (1) Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) 8848 m, (2) Kangchenjunga – 8586 m, (3) Lhotse – 8516m, Makalu – 8463m, (5) ChoOyo- 8201 m, (6) Dhaulagiri – 8167m, (7) Manaslu – 8163m, and Annapurna- 8091 m. then up to 6000m and under the 8000m so many mountains are situated in the Himalayan range.