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Meet us at Tourism Expo Japan 2017

Dear Colleagues, Greetings from Liberty Holidays! Liberty Holidays will attend the Tourism Expo Japan 2017 – 21st Sep. -25th Sep. 2017 in Tokyo on the stand of Nepal Tourism Board: L-016,. Our Specialties: DMC for Nepal, Tours and Hotels Supplier, Transfers, Excursions, MICE, filming Fixer and media coordinator, Destination Wedding, Honeymoon Travel, Adventure Holidays, Mountaineering, Homestay, Photography Tours, […]

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Travelling to Nepal? You won’t get in if you haven’t brought this with you

NEPAL has long lured the adventurous traveller with sights like Mount Everest in the breathtaking Himalayas – but there’s one thing standing in your way of getting there. All British tourists need a visa to enter the rugged South Asian country. Once obtained, the visa is valid for entry for three to six months from the […]

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Bulls lock horns at Nepal winter festival

The bullfight in the village of Taruka, about 76km from Nepal’s capital Kathmandu, takes place each year to mark the end of winter, according to the Hindu calendar. Thousands gathered to watch 14 pairs of bulls butt heads on Saturday, with the winner of each bout taking home 3,000 rupees (S$39) in prize money. Unlike […]

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Nepal tourism makes spectacular rebound

Nepal’s tourism experienced a dramatic turnaround last year after being hit by the twin disasters of a devastating earthquake and crippling trade embargo in 2015. Foreign tourist arrivals to Nepal jumped 39.71 percent to 753,002 in 2016, boosted by robust visitor growth from India, China, the US, the UK and Sri Lanka, according to the […]

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10 Travel Resolutions To Follow In 2017!

The year 2017 brings in a fresh optimism, positivity and new destinations to travel to like Cuba and Mongolia. It’s the ideal time of the year to plan a travel calendar with plenty of exciting possibilities and destinations. 2017 is also an important year for travellers and the global tourism industry. United Nations has declared […]

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‘World’s first’ travel blogger Greenwald: In Nepal every day brings a new, unexpected discovery

Anyone who can do a monologue entitled “Strange Travel Suggestions” for years has seen a lot of the world. Jeff Greenwald is that traveler. He has done some pretty amazing things in his travels: creating the world’s first travel blog (1994), crossing oceans on a container ship, rescuing a snow leopard cub in Tibet. He […]

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It’s official, Nepal 8th most ‘welcoming’ country in the world!

Nepal is one of the most ‘welcoming’ countries in the world, as it offers visa-free or visa-on-arrival travel to citizens of almost all countries in the world, a new report says. Nepal ranks 8th on the list of ‘most welcoming’ countries, on a list prepared by the global financial advisory firm Arton Capital, and made […]

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Top 10 Destinations of Nepal you can’t afford to miss in 2017

The tourism industry was hit hard by the earthquakes and India’s trade embargo in 2015. Foreign tourist arrivals fell to a six-year low of 538,970 in the year, representing a sharp drop of 32 percent, compared to 2014 figures. The year 2016, however, had been better as foreign travelers started to make a comeback, and […]

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The Japanese who transformed Nepal’s tourism industry

In the chilly, pre-dawn darkness, a convoy of cars slowly ascend a winding road toward Sarangkot, a hamlet on the edge of Pokhara, Nepal’s second largest city. Tourists wrapped in thick jackets and mufflers stumble out of the vehicles at this hilltop village to find the best spot to view the first rays of the […]

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China issues travel restriction to Nepal

China has issued a temporary travel restriction to Nepal for “some political issues” in India, according to multiple sources, in a surprise move that may be a major setback for Nepal’s tourism that was of late encouraged by the flow of Chinese tourists. The Chinese government has asked its travel agencies and airlines to cancel […]

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