Nepal Tourism Board launched ‘Visit Nepal 2020’with a slogan of “Lifetime Experiences” with a vision of promoting tourism in the country. The government of Nepal is aiming to attract two million tourists by the year 2020 AD.
The campaign also targets excellent economic growth and making Nepal known as a pleasant and safe country to travel.
About Visit Nepal 2020 Campaign
‘Visit Nepal 2020’ is a National Tourism Campaign with the attempt to invite and assist tourists in Nepal. The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA) had actually broadcasted this campaign 2015 to be held in the year 2018. But due to slowed construction of infrastructure (roads, airports) and renovation of the heritage sites, it was postponed until 2020.
Visit Nepal 2020 Logo
Tourism in Nepal took a real knock after the devastating earthquake (7.8 Richter scale) on April 25, 2015. The country faced an awful situation with the collapsing of multi-storeyed buildings in the capital along with landslides and avalanches in the Himalayas. Approximately 9,000 people died and more than 22,000 suffered injuries.
It, however, didn’t stop here. The quake frequently followed hundreds of aftershocks affecting about a third of the national populations. As a result, hundreds of thousands of people faced extreme poverty.
After the massive earthquake hit, rumors spread around the world that the country isn’t safe enough to travel which, however, couldn’t be further from the truth. The Nepal Tourism Board has verified every route and the damages sustained by the trail. Currently, all the hiking route is announced safe to travel.
With the campaign of Visit Nepal 2020, Nepal is back on the map as the top five among the top ten countries to visit in the world and the number one valued destinations on the planet.
The main strategy of this campaign is mostly on bouncing back stronger after the massive Earthquake. For this, the Government has divided a budget for renovation and reconstruction so that tourists will feel much safer.
Plans For Visit Nepal 2020
The government targets over 2 million tourists in Visit Nepal Year 2020 together with developing a friendly and pleasing environment. Moreover, the country is providing the best cultural, religious, adventurous, leisure, and a stage of Lifetime Experiences.
With the initiation of this resourceful campaign, the country will advance more in the tourism sector providing job opportunities to over one million people all around the country.
For this campaign, the government has planned to develop new tourism products that will be divided into five clusters which are;
- Culture People and Heritage
- Cities and Leisures
- Outdoor and Adventures
- Religion and Pilgrimage
- Nature and Wildlife
To advance all these sectors, one major hub for tourism will be selected in every district where accommodations like home-stays, community-based products will be improved. The tourism services and products will be expanded and extended. Moreover, the image of Nepal will be publicized in the international tourism market.
With the expansion of flexibility and accessibility in terms of air and land transportation, the possibilities to explore undiscovered areas will be opened up more.
Why Should You Visit Nepal?
In frame: David Burwen and Susan Burwen (Heading off to Lukla)
No doubt Nepal stands first in every travelers and nature enthusiasts bucket list. The country itself is best known for its excellent nature and geographical variation. It definitely holds something for everyone no matter what your interests are.
The high mountains in Nepal are perfectly balanced by the lows. The Himalayas provide a wide range of trekking to terrific peak climbing activities. Likewise, the Hills comprises of excellent tour and sightseeing destinations.
With all these, Nepal eventually is considered to be a paradise for trekking to many thrilling adventurous activities and a perfect place for a holiday tour.
Best Treks and Peak climbing for Visit Nepal 2020
Nepal is packed with places that would take your breathe away. Of the top 10 highest peaks in the world, Nepal is home to 8 of them. The Mountains are absolutely alluring and mesmerizing.
No matter whether you are a novice or pro, there are so many incredible trails in Nepal, you are sure to find a trek to suit your needs.
From the top of Everest Base Camp 5,364m
Visit Nepal Year 2020 tends to boost the undiscovered hiking trails too. Likewise, the Nepal Government is also lighting up on the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek Ganesh Himal Trek, and Manaslu Circuit Trek, to make these trails a dream trip destination for the future.
Following are some of the most recommended treks for Visit Nepal 2020:
Lobuche Peak Climbing (Rope climbing)
Peak climbing has been one of the most rewarding adventures in Nepal, especially in the Khumbu region. It rewards the keen climbers with absolutely an unforgettable lifelong memory. So people, aren’t you excited to attempt all these adventurous activities?
Recommended Peak Climbing for Visit Nepal 2020:
Best Tours For Visit Nepal 2020
Nepal is not only famous for the trekking and Mountaineering but also the best destinations for tours. Everest Sherpa Adventure is actively involved in promoting this campaign in different ways.
Under the campaign, Visit Nepal 2020, we are bringing out different packages with different travel routes and costs which will level up the Tourism vista in the eye of travelers.
Elephant ride in Chitwan National Park(Forest safari)
Jungle safari in Nepal takes you to the extreme wilderness. It involves an elephant ride and other different activities authentic in the spot.
We would highly recommend the Kathmandu Pokhara Tour and Kathmandu Chitwan Pokhara Tour in case you are in a very limited time and still want to create some lifetime memories.
Explore The Culture, and Tradition
As a matter of fact, Nepal is a multi-lingual, multi-ethnic multi-cultural and a multi-religious country. In spite of all these diversifications, there is still Unity In Diversity among the people in the country. Moreover, Nepal is a high point for diverse cultures.
A community of Gurung people celebrating Tamu Lhosar(festival)
Every society holds its distinct religion, art, and customs. Moreover, you can find such harmony nowhere in the world.
If you ever plan to visit Nepal, you will not only explore but will also be amazed to interact with Nepalese people. Welcoming the guest with a smiling face will surely conquer your heart.
In frame: Susan Burwen looking absolutely Gorgeous in Sherpa cultural attire!
We truly believe in the Verse ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ which means ‘The guest is equivalent to God’. Moreover, you will be truly overwhelmed by the very warm hospitality offered by the people.
So guys hurry up and grab the chance to witness the unique culture and tradition of Nepal.
Famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Likewise, sightseeing in Kathmandu to some of the famous UNESCO World Heritage site is another unmissable thing to explore.
Kathmandu, a multicultural metropolitan city is a history filled city. It is extremely famous for numerous cultural heritages, temples, monuments, stupas, and different arts.
Pashupatinath Temple: A place for cremation
Note:- The first impression of Kathmandu city is dust, pollution, and traffic. The saying ”don’t judge a book by its cover” actually applies to Kathmandu city.
The city comprises of following UNESCO World heritage sites;
- Kathmandu Durbar Square
- Pashupatinath Temple
- Swayambhunath Stupa
- Boudhanath Stupa
- Patan Durbar Square
- Bhaktapur Durbar Square
- Changu Narayan Temple
Adventurous Activities For Visit Nepal 2020
Nepal is also popular for the most thrilling and exciting adventures around the globe. Pokhara is the center for adventurous activities.
In addition, Visit Nepal 2020 campaign is bringing more adventurous programs. Moreover, you can definitely do Paragliding, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Bungee Jumping, Zip Flyer, and Helicopter flight to Base Camp to see the outstanding Himalayan view.
Feel the exhilaration fall (Bungee Jumping)
Experience the first tower bungee jump in Pokhara and feel the joy of the heart-piercing jump. Likewise, Enjoy the eye captivating view of the Himalayas; the glorious views of Annapurna range, massive green hills, and a serpentine river right from the bungee spot that will absolutely take your breath away.
- Boating in Phewa Lake
Experience the Heaven on Earth
Likewise, Boating in Phewa Lake is probably one of the major attractions in Pokhara. In short, spending the evening time around the periphery of mild Begnas lake is truly beyond the imagination.
- River Rafting
Bhote Koshi River Rafting
Further, River Rafting is another most adventurous activity in Nepal and the most effective way to experience the spectacular scenery of nature. It offers a unique Himalayan view, beautiful landscape, and thrilling Himalayan river of Nepal.
Moreover, Nepal is also well known for some of the fast-flowing white water rafting like; Trishuli River, Kali Gandaki River, Bhote Koshi River, and Marshyangdi River.
Offers for Visit Nepal 2020
On the occasion of the “Visit Nepal 2020” campaign, Everest Sherpa Adventure has conducted various special offers and deductions.
We have managed to give up to 100% discount for every package. And to get a discount you have to team up with friends, family, and colleagues. We are providing a 100% Cost of 1 pax discount to a group of 10 people. Besides this, we are also providing a 60% cost of 1 pax to a group of 6 people.
To sum up, there are far far, far better things out there than any we leave behind. Therefore, all you have to do is just decide. Stop dreaming. And start packing.
Traveling to an unfamiliar nation is however not as easy, either it is privately or with experienced groups. So, if you have any type of confusion regarding the trips in Nepal, then you can feel free to contact us.
So, book your trip with Everest Sherpa Adventure and take your adventure experience to the next level and help in making “Visit Nepal 2020” a successful campaign.