Nepal practice, know

Trek au Népal?

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Identity Card:
  • Capital Kathmandu

  • People 30 million inhabitants. (2012)

  • Constitution: Federal Republic

  • Language Nepali

  • Religion Hinduism (85%), Buddhism

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa : Nepal has a tourist visa on arrival for about 30 euros. It is also possible to get to the Embassy of Nepal in France for 40 euros.

    • Passport : Your passport must be valid at least 6 month .

      • Currency Nepal Rupee (NPR)

      • Currency rates : 1 euro = 113.347255 NRs

      • Change No problem, there are many exchange offices in Kathmandu. Banks will also change your euros in rupees, often at cheaper rates than exchange offices.

      • Payment Cards Use a credit card for payments outside major hotels and travel agencies is strongly discouraged because of the possible risk of fraud.

      • Budget stay 1 Week 150-400 Euro

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 5 € / person
          Average : 5-10 € / person
          Premium . more than 15 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 10 € / night
            way Price: 10-20 € / night
            Premium : more than 30 € / night


            How to get there?

            • By Air: Royal Nepal Airlines and some other companies offer flights from France, most of the time with a stopover in India or the Middle East. The duration of the range stop flight is around 22 hours from Paris. Prices start from 700 euros for a round trip France-Nepal and can go up to 1000 euros.

            • By bus: bus connections exist with India and Tibet (Lhasa) .

              On site:

              • Bus : Choose between local buses, cheap, slow and uncomfortable, and tour buses, more expensive but offer better benefits. The road network is in poor condition. To note ; Nepal we drive on the left.

              • Train : No train in Nepal .

              • plane : The Royal Nepal Airlines and other small airlines operate domestic routes. Kathmandu is connected with small propeller planes to Pokhara, Jomsom, Lukla Bhadrapur, Janakpur, jumia.

                • Vaccinations Update DT-Polio vaccination and control of vaccination against tuberculosis .

                • Insurance: It is strongly advised to take out insurance before departure, especially if you plan to go on mountain trekking .

                • Tips : Do not drink tap water, or make the boil. avoid raw vegetables and undercooked meat.

                  • Flight and delinquency: A minimum vigilance is to adopt in Kathmandu or you will not be safe from pickpocket and petty criminals in the neighborhood bars. Nepal is a very poor country, with respect and not to attract the desires do not flaunt your wealth.

                  • Drugs: The criminal penalties for trafficking and drug use are very severe in Nepal, however, many street vendors sell cheap drugs, but often of poor quality.

                  • Events Many are now (2013), follow a little news of the country, strikes can disrupt the go

                  • Trekking: It is completely inadvisable to go alone in the mountains, you also beware of pseudo guides in tourist areas. It is essential to go through a tourism professional and competent trekking.

                  • Rabies: Stray dogs are many, rabies vaccination is recommended .

                    • Climate subtropical climate in the south, temperate in the central regions, cold and dry in the high mountains of the Himalayas .

                    • Average temperatures 24 & deg; C in summer and 8 & deg; C in winter to Kathmandu .

                    • Best time to reach : The best time to go to Nepal is from October to mid-December and March-April. (Dry seasons).

                      Daily life: