Area : 1,47,181 sq km
Location: Situated between China in the north and India in the South, East and West.
Population: 25 Million
Language: Nepali is a national language. However, travel – trade related people understand and speak English as well.
Currency: Nepalese Rupee (approximately USD 1 equal to Rs 73.00 as of July 2010)
Political System: Federal Democratic Republic
Religion: Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam , Christianity & others
Climate: Nepal has four major seasons, namely
Spring : March – May
Summer : June – Aug
Autumn : Sept – Nov
Winter : Dec – Feb
People: Nepal has more than 91 ethnic groups and 72 spoken languages
Time zone : GMT +5.45hrs
World Heritage Sites(Cultural): Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Changunarayan, Lumbini (birth place of Lord Buddha)
World Heritage Sites( Natural): Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park ( 1,148 Sq.km) , Chitwan National Park ( 932 Sq.km)