Royal Mountain Travel becomes ‘One of The First’ Nepali Tour Operators to receive a high level of Travelife Certification

March 22, 2017, Kathmandu. Royal Mountain Travel, a destination management company (DMC) based in Nepal, was awarded the highest level of Travelife Sustainable Tourism certification at the ITB in Berlin. This makes the company one of the first in Nepal to reach this level. Continue reading

Nepal signals peak season recovery

NepalWhether recent events in Greece, Tunisia and even Calais have a long-term impact on tourism, beyond the immediate effects of changed and cancelled bookings, remains to be seen, but there is no doubt that the 7.8 magnitude earthquake Nepal suffered on 25 April, and its severe aftershocks, served a crushing blow to the country’s industry. Continue reading

Nepal in Forbes Ten Coolest Places to Visit in 2015 list

Swayambhu2014 Nov 30, Kathmandu – Forbes Life, a supplement of the business magazine Forbes, has named Nepal in its ‘The 10 Coolest Places To Visit In 2015’ list on its website

The ‘Coolest Places’ list is a guide on destinations to prioritise for 2015 which are ‘right at that sweet spot between sleepy backwater and developed destination’.

“What must we see right now, before it changes forever?” its writer Ann Abel asks. “What’s newly safe or newly uncovered?”

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