Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) and Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) handed over Rs 250,000 each to the family of 33 deceased trekking workers, who lost their lives in the Himalayas.
Chief Minister of Province no 1, Sherdhan Rai, has said that a target has been set to welcome 500,000 foreign tourists in the province no 1 within next five years.
Kami Rita Sherpa climbed Mt Everest for a 22nd time on Wednesday, creating a new record for the most summits of the world's highest mountain. The 48-year-old, Kami Rita Sherpa reached the summit at 8:30 am on Wednesday, according to Tourism Department.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flagged off the direct bus service from Janakpur to Ayodhya.
Authorities said that at least 49 people were killed, when an aircraft of US-Bangla Airlines crashed while landing at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu on Monday afternoon.
Himalaya Airlines – a private international airline of Nepal – celebrated its third year of connecting people of Nepal with other countries on Friday. Last 2 years have been proving and establishing years for Himalaya Airlines with important milestones achieved, said the airliner in a press note.
Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jitendra Narayan Dev on Friday invited Chinese tourists to visit Nepal for the unique experience that Nepal provides in the fields of adventure, culture, and nature.
Nepal’s participation at Adventure Sports Asia Expo (ASEA) 2018 concluded successfully in Delhi on Monday. The 3-day Expo that started on January 27 provided an ideal platform for promotion of Nepal as the ultimate adventure destination, in getting in touch with the adventure tour buyers and sellers in the region, and in providing latest updates in the adventure tourism segment of Nepal.
Yeti Airlines, in partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has formally initiated the process to transform itself into a carbon neutral airline.
American journalist Elizabeth Hawley, popularly known as the Wikipedia of Nepali Himalayas breathed her last in Kathmandu on Friday at the age of 94. She passed away at a hospital in Kathmandu in the early hours of Friday, a week after falling ill with a lung infection.
Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has started the operation of Mode S Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR), which was installed at Bhattedanda of Lalitpur 14 months ago.
Thirty-two domestic and foreign airlines companies which are no longer in operation are disinclined to pay Rs 113 million 964 thousand 973 they owe to the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN). The CAAN Tribhuvan International Airport office has directed these companies to pay their arrears. According to CAAN, Austrian Airlines has arrears of Rs 43 thousand 600, Burma Airways Rs 186 thousand 850, Lufthansa Air Rs 163 thousand 644 and the Gulf Air Rs 2 million 708 thousand 777.
The upmarket schools in Kathmandu have started investing in students travel as part of the curriculum. The LRI and Galaxy School is delighted to take their students to the United Kingdom (UK) as part of their most awaited annual international tour programme.