Thai Airways International Public Co. Ltd. organized an event at Hotel Shangri~La on 04 December 2018 to mark the completion of 50 years of excellent service in Nepal and celebration of its 51st Anniversary. Top Ticket sales and cargo sales agents were felicitated in the event.
The Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) has provided has Rs 6 million relief amount to the families of the workers losing lives during trekking. Twelve families of the trekking workers who died in course of trekking along the route of Annapurna, Upper Dolpa, Sagarmatha, Manaslu, and others were provided Rs half million each.
Lumbini, the birth place of Gautam Buddha, has been declared the ‘Panchasheel Zone’. Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari made the declaration amidst a programme organized by the Lumbini Development Trust and the Lumbini Sanskritik Municipality in Lumbini today.
The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has chosen different 18 places of Gandaki Province as new tourism destinations for tourism development.
The Rara Lake is located at Chhayanath Rara municipality of Mugu in the Karnali Province. Its splendid beauty has no bounds with mind-blowing greenery in the surrounds.
The inflow of domestic and foreign tourists has abruptly increased in popular tourism destinations, Myagdi and Mustang, especially during festive time of Dashain and Tihar.
Holiday makers have started visiting the tourist spots in Morang district after receiving tika, jamara and blessings of the Bijaya Dashami festival.
Himalaya Airlines, an international air carrier, entered into to the China market with the maiden flight to its latest destination, Chongqing, a major tourist city of the People’s Republic of China. The new service is an every Thursday charter service from Chongqing to Kathmandu;Himalaya is the only airline operating direct flights between the two cities.
Experts have pointed out that Nepal could learn much from Spain in the promotion of new knowledge in agriculture, tourism, water resources development, among others.
A tourist bus service from Kathmandu to Lumbini – the main tourism destination of the country has come into operation for the first time. Travel Nepal Bus Services Pvt Ltd has run the service on the route. Earlier, the company had already brought into operation the tourist bus service from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
Several tangible as well as intangible cultural heritages in Dailekh districts are in dire state, awaiting proper conservation and promotion.