ILAM, Sept 27: A four-day cycle rally has started from Ilam's Kanyam area coinciding with the 37th World Tourism Day and driven with an objective to promote eastern hilly districts as one of many tourist destinations in the country.
KAVRE, Aug 13: Names of trekkers, mountaineers and support staff, who lost their lives during trekking and mountaineering activities in Nepal, will be inscribed on a monument atop a hill in Timal Region (1900 meters) of Kavre if things go as planned.
KATHMANDU, July 25: A dream of those good-hearted from home and abroad who wished to organize a unique event at the international-level to promote Nepal's tourism in the aftermath of the earthquake has finally come true.
KATHMANDU, July 12: The Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok organized a tourism promotion program in Savannakhet, Lao People's Democratic Republic, on 9 July 2016 with the slogan of 'Nepal is beautiful: visit, and enjoy in Nepal'.
KATHMANDU, June 25:The effects of the United Kingdom's referendum vote to leave the European Union are yet to be felt in Nepal, apart from a jump in the price of gold in the local market. The yellow metal rose Rs 3,000 per tola on Friday soon after the Brexit poll results came out.
WASHINGTON DC, June 11: The world famous Forbes Magazine has published the list of 20 best value cities for budget travelers placing Pokhara of Nepal at the top.
US Nepal Chamber of Commerce Vice-President Bed Kharel told the National news Agency (RSS) that the list published by the Forbes magazine would play significant role to attract tourists. The Forbes Magazine publishes the list of richest people of the world.
KATHMANDU, June 10: Nepal India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NICCI) have highlighted the need to implement the India-offered Leave Travel Concession (LTC) scheme to boost and promote bilateral tourism.
Speaking at a program organized in Kathmandu on Thursday, NICCI officials said that though the Indian government has approved a proposal to allow more than two million government employees to travel to Nepal along with Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka on LTC, the scheme has not been executed properly by both the governments.