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Dupcheshwor Temple: the second Pashupatinath in Nuwakot

| 28th February, 2018

KATHMANDU : Renowned as the second Pashupatinath in Bagmati, Dupcheshwor Temple is one of the most popular temples of the god Shiva in Nuwakot District. Located 65 km north of Kathmandu’s Ratnapark and 35 km east of Nuwakot’s district headquarters at Bidur, Dupcheshwor is perched on the banks of the Suryamati (Tadi) river.  This temple…

The First Women Journalists Everest Expedition 2018 : A Profile of Rosha Basnet

Tourism Mail | 21st January, 2018

KATHMANDU: 29-year-old Rosha Basnet from Morang is a member of the Women Journalists Everest Expedition 2018 (FWJEE18), currently training rigorously to climb Mt. Everest in the coming May. She is currently working at the Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS), an authorized news agency of the government. She has completed her MA in English and Literature from…

Feature: Gutsy female mahout overcomes gender barriers in Nepal

| 9th January, 2018

CHITWAN, Jan 09: On a warm winter afternoon cheers and applause rang out as eight elephants entered the grounds of Sauraha during the 14th Chitwan Elephant Festival. It was indeed a rare and spectacular sight for both locals and overseas visitors as the world’s largest land animals got set to play football, one of the…

First women journalists everest expedition 2018: A profile of Kalpana Maharjan

Tourism Mail | 29th December, 2017

The “First Women Journalists Everest Expedition 2018”.  is a group of five women involved in the field of journalism in various media who are making the attempt to climb the Mount Everest as a novel way of raising voice for equality. They are climbing Mount Everest under the attempt under the slogan “Unified Voice for…

The BEAUTIFUL LAKES of Nepal, Must VISIT ONCE

Tourism Mail | 4th October, 2017

KATHMANDU: Most of the people around the world prefer to target the sea-shore as the destination. Nepal, as its’ land locked country in itself, the limited LAKES are its’ ultimate destinations. Lately, the trend of exploring places is taking its gradual pace of development. As most of the human life is spent on land, to…

Siddhababadham emerging into a tourist destination

Tourism Mail | 20th December, 2016

PALPA: The Siddhababadham located along the bank of the Kaligandaki river is quickly transforming into a destination for domestic as well as foreign tourists. The Siddhababadham among other features of religious and tourist significance at Bhujat of Rampur Municipality – 13 are developing into tourist attractions. The famed pilgrimage site of Siddhababadham is fast growing…

Rara: A piece of heaven on the Earth.

Tourism Mail | 15th November, 2016

MUGU:Rara lake is known as Nepal’s biggest lake. The lake is enveloped by beautiful flowers like Kalij and Kasturi and also by national bird Lophophorus. Herbal medicine Yarshagumba is procurable in the vicinity of the lake. The foreign and domestic tourists are captivated by the beauty of greenery everywhere around the lake. They call Rara…

Tourist Destination Rampur in Question

Tourism Mail | 10th November, 2016

KATHMANDU: Rampur of Palpa and Kaligandaki Besi is in complication due to lack of work to attract tourists. People have started settling in Rampur and markets are also increasing but still there is no tourism development of this area. Rampur is also announced as second industrial state of Eastern Palpa and is also been changed…

Tourist arrival in Palpa Durbar Museum

Tourism Mail | 6th October, 2016

PALPA: The arrival of tourists has picked up after the Palpa Durbar was turned into a museum. The domestic and foreign tourists are flocking the multipurpose durbar museum. Around 30 to 50 tourists visit the museum on a daily basis, said Curator, Bishnu Khanal. The reconstruction of the Palpa Durbar in its old model seems…

Bhulbhule Tunnel: A Pioneering tourist destination

Tourism Mail | 25th September, 2016

LAMJUNG : Tunnel way in Bhulbhule, Lamjung, increasingly have attracted tourist from Nepal. The first tunnel way in Nepal now is proved to be a new tourist destination attracting a large numbers of domestic and foreign tourists. The tunnel is only 3 hundred 50 meters long. “I am very happy to visit here and feel…

Timbu Pokhari, a place must to visit

Tourism Mail | 22nd September, 2016

TAPLEJUNG: Bordering Taplejung and Panchthar, Tibu Pokhari is a tourist destination which is gaining the popularity with time. Beautiful pond on the lap of the Himalayas is able to draw the attention and the attractions of the trekkers as well as the tourists visiting the Eastern Nepal. Anyone who wants to observe the natural beauty…

Thamel: A tourism spot yet to be explored.

Tourism Mail | 31st August, 2016

KATHMANDU: Thamel has been the center of tourism industry in Kathmandu for over more than four decades. It is one of the popular area in Kathmandu Valley. Thamel indeed is a melting pot where one can meet people from varied backgrounds and countries. Starting from hippie days when many artists came to Nepal and spent weeks…

BHAKTAPUR DURBAR SQUARE

Tourism Mail | 29th August, 2016

BHAKTAUR: Located about 20 km east of Kathmandu in the Kathmandu Valley, Bhaktapur is known as the ‘City of Devotees’, the ‘City of Culture’, the ‘Living Heritage’, and ‘Nepal’s Cultural Gem’. It is one of the 3 royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley. The others are Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, and Patan. Bhaktapur is…

KATHMANDU VALLEY

Tourism Mail | 29th August, 2016

KATHMANDU: The cultural heritage of the Kathmandu Valley is illustrated by seven groups of monuments and buildings which display the full range of historic and artistic achievements for which the Kathmandu Valley is world famous. The seven include the Durbar Squares of Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu), Patan and Bhaktapur, the Buddhist stupas of Swayambhu and Bauddhanath…