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Visit Nepal-Tibet Treks & Expedition (P). Ltd.
Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: + 977-1-4700085, 4700234,
Fax: + 977-1-4700234
Mobile: + 977-98510 25466 (Birendra)

Mountain Flight in Nepal

Nepal Information

Climates of Nepal

The hill, mid-hills and particularly the Kathmandu valleys are pleasant with warmsummers and cool winters.Temperature ranges between maximum of 37 and minimum of 6degree Celsius in the  plains, 28 and 2 degree Celsius in the Kathmandu valley and 16 and 6 degree Celsius in the mountains.
The rainy season lasts from June to August.

MAXMIUM - MINIMUM TEMPERATURES

In degrees Celsius; (* Rainy season)

 Month

 Kathmandu

 Pokhara

 Chitwan

 Jan

 19-2

 20-8

 24-7

 Feb

 20-4

 21-8

 26-8

 Mar

 25-8

 27-11

 30-12

 Apr

 30-11

 30-16

 35-18

 May

 30-16

 30-19

 35-20

 Jun*

 30-20

 30-20

 35-23

 Jul*

 30-21

 30-21

 33-24

 Aug*

 29-20

 30-21

 33-24

 Sep

 27-19

 29-30

 33-22

 Oct

 23-15

 27-18

 31-18

 Nov

 23-4

 23-11

 29-12

Dec

20-2

20-8

14-8

From October to February, woolen sweaters, Jackets or similar other warm outfits are necessary. Shorts or long- sleeved shirts are good in March through May. From June to September, light and lose garments are advisable.

 

Geography of Nepal

Himalayan Region:

The altitude of this region ranges between 4877 meters and 8848 meters with the snow line running around 48848 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- 8201m, (6) Dhaulagiri - 8167m, (7) Manaslu - 8163m, and Annapurna- 8091 m.

 

Mountain Region:

This region accounts for about 64 percent to total land area. It is formed by the Mahabharat range that soars upto 4877 meters. To its south lies the lower Churia range whose altitude varies from 610 meters to 1524 meters.

Terai Region:

The low-land Terai region which has a width of about 26 to 32 kilometers and a maximum altitude of 305 meters, which occupies about 17% of total land area of the country. Kechanakawal the lowest point of the country with an altitude of 70 meters lies in Jhapa District of the eastern Terai.

Currency of Nepal

Nepali Rupee notes come in Rs. 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, 100, 500, 1000 denominations. Coins come in 5 paisa, 10p, 25p, Rs. 1, 2 and 5 denominations. Foreign currencies must be exchanged only through banks or authorized money exchangers. The receipts of such transaction are to be obtained and retained. Visitors can exchange foreign currency at the foreign exchange counter at the airport upon arrival. Visitors other than the Indian nationals have to make the payment in foreign currency (non-Indian currency) in hotel, trekking agencies or travel agencies. Money changers are open normally 8am to 8pm everyday. Banks are open Monday to Friday 10am to 3pm.

 

Electricity

Normally, domestic consumption of electricity in Nepal comes to 220 Volts/50 cycles. Climatic conditions in Nepal may bring in fluctuation in electric supply leading to load shedding. However, Nepal hotels have UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) to deal with this electric crisis. It is advisable to carry voltage converters and plug adapters with you while travelling in Nepal for using electric goods. Voltage converters and plug adapters are easily accessible at shopping malls in the cities of Nepal.