Hotel Horizon is 100% safe as recent earthquake had no impact on any of our properties. Thamel is safe and most of the buildings are still standing tall and strong in Kathmandu. All the transportation, communication, restaurants, banks, ATMs, shops and stores around the area are in operation. Only those which were built considering the quality and standards, and heritage sites carrying hundreds of years old history were turned into rubble. The rebuilding work around World heritage sites has alre
KATHMANDU : Even though tour operators have projected up to 85 percent drop in booking for this autumn due to the devastating earthquake of April 25, booking for the season looks promising.
The recent relaxation of travel advisories by New Zealand followed by the US and the UK has lifted the confidence of tour operators. They are now hopeful about sending good number of visitors to Nepal.
Rajendra Sapkota, board member of Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), said Nepal is ready to welcome tourists.
KATHMANDU : Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has urged Chinese tourists to visit Nepal saying that many tourism destinations are still intact and only few places are affected.
Nepal's plead to the northern neighbors has come at a time when country's tourism is gradually recovering after the devastating earthquake which inflicted loss of around Rs 81.24 billion on tourism sector.
China is the second largest tourism market for Nepal after India.
At a meeting with Chinese tours operators in Kathm
KATHMANDU : Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA) and Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) on Friday honored different dignitaries as Honorary Public Relations Representative and Honorary Mountain Tourism Goodwill Ambassador.
Minister for Culture Tourism and Civil Aviation Kripasur Sherpa honored 17 foreigners as public relations representatives and five Nepalis as goodwill ambassadors. The government has nominated Peter Athensand and David Breashears from USA, Peter Hillary from New