Nepal

Country information
Nepal offers abundant potentials to evolve as a round the year travel destination. Based on this fact, many international tourists are indeed incorporating Nepal in their preferred travel itinerary. Nepal is known for its beautiful and dramatic scenery. Passionate walkers and non-walkers alike are attracted towards its mountains and foothills to view the Himalaya and the world highest peak. Many also discover the beauty of the forests and the enjoyment of time spent as a self contained expedition, far from the rush of the modern world and in the delightful company of the trek crew as they tend to our needs and ensure that we comfortable and able to enjoy the trek to the fullest. They are physically strong, sharp-witted and have an incredibly positive attitude towards a life that we would consider extremely tough. There is something trek in the Himalaya that draws you back time and time and again. For keen walkers it is a paradise and non-walkers find that one foot just seems to follow the other, drawn by the appeal of what lies beyond. Nepal's population of over 29 million people is a blend of Hindu, Buddhism and animist religion. Nepal is a mosaic of cultures, ethnic groups and languages. It is remarkable that there are over 100 different ethnic groups, with at least as many languages. More than three million people live in Kathmandu Valley, but at least ninety percent of the Population lives in the rural areas of the lower and middle hills of the Himalayan Range. Nepal is predominantly a simple rural society. Nepal has been declared Federal Republic State on May 28th 2008.This historic development followed the first elections held since 1999 after a ceasefire agreement between the government and the Maoists was signed in November 2006, putting an end to 10 years of instability in the Kingdom. The announcement of the abolishment of the Monarchy also brought an end to 240 years of Royal rule in the country. Today the general feeling amongst Nepalese is a positive one, and many believe that Nepal is now finally moving forward with a new identity as a democratic nation and a fresh outlook. All Nepali people hope a lot for further progress. God Bless Nepal.
Nepal at a glance
Area: 147,181 sq. kilometers
Geography: Situated between China in the north and India in the south
Capital:Kathmandu
Population:2,642,799
Language:Nepali is the native language. However, travel-trade people understand and speak English as well.
Currency:Nepali Rupee
Political System:Multi-party democracy
Religion:The major number is Hindu. However, there is a harmonious blending of Hinduism and Buddhism.
People:Nepal has more than 91 ethnic groups and 70 different spoken languages.
Travel season:We do have two best seasons to visit our beautiful country. We suggest you to come at the right time of the year if possible. So the best time is spring and Autum.

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Helambu Trek

Duration : 10 days
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$765
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Jungle Safari

Duration : 6 days
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$935

Khopra Trek

Duration : 13 days
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$3250
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$2800

Lower Dolpo Trek

Duration : 18 days
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$1695

Tsum Valley Trek

Duration : 20 days
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$2595
$4600

Upper Dolpo Trek

Duration : 28 days
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$1230
$805
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Panchase Trek

Duration : 10 days
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$865
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Rara Lake Trek

Duration : 15 days
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$0

Khaptad Trek

Duration : 11 days
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Julie Rosenfeld

Amazing trek + Overall experience

Name: Julie Rosenfeld
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From my first contact with Tika I was excited to do a trek with AME. I was travelling alone in Nepal and apart from organizing my trek AME also helped me book travel and made recomendations for before an after my trek. In addtion my guide and po...More »
Michael Wraight

Our trek with AME will be an experience we will never forget

Name: Michael Wraight
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AME Treks provided thoroughly professional support and guidance on our Helambu Circuit trek. From the moment we stepped out of the airport at Kathmandu, we felt confident that we have made a great choice. The cultural tour of Kathmandu was a gre...More »
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