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Promotion of Accessible Tourism Helps Boost Economy

Promotion of Accessible Tourism Helps Boost Economy

Promotion of Accessible Tourism Helps Boost Economy: Report Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – A study has argued the promotion of accessible tourism could help Nepal drive the sector’s recovery and boost the economy. “Investing in disability-friendly infrastructure and services can help hoteliers and entrepreneurs tap the accessible tourism market in Nepal, a growing segment globally while driving economic growth and accelerating recovery,” …

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Mera Peak is Suitable for Ski Mountaineering

Mera Peak is Suitable for Ski Mountaineering

Mera Peak is Suitable for Ski Mountaineering Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – A feasibility study conducted by a team of four mountaineers, two foreigners and two Nepalis, has concluded that Mera Peak is a suitable destination for ski mountaineering. The study team found out the 6,473-metre high peak was apt for ski mountaineering. Leonardo Bernard and Deidrick Bhan Reason from the Netherlands …

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Number of Domestic Tourists to Lumbini Growing in Wake of Lift of Lockdown

Number of Domestic Tourists to Lumbini Growing in Wake of Lift of Lockdown

Number of Domestic Tourists to Lumbini Growing in Wake of Lift of Lockdown -NEPALAYATIMES The number of domestic tourists visiting Lumbini, the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautam, is increasing lately, especially after the nation-wide lockdown was lifted last July. Tourism in Lumbini was adversely affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But following the lifting of the lockdown, more and more local …

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TAAN Organizes Felicitation Program to Honor New Secretary Suman Pandey of PATA

TAAN Organizes Felicitation Program to Honor New Secretary Suman Pandey of PATA

TAAN Organizes Felicitation Program to Honor New Secretary Suman Pandey of PATA -NEPALAYATIMES Kathmandu-  A felicitation program was held to honor the new Secretary and Treasurer, Mr. Suman Pandey of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA ) organized by Trekking Association Agencies of Nepal (TAAN) at Aloft Kathmandu Thamel. Mr. Khum Bahadur Subedi, President of TAAN, and Mrs. Yankila Sherpa, Former …

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Mountaineering Sector Shows Good Indicator in Tourist Arrival This Season

Mountaineering Sector Shows Good Indicator in Tourist Arrival This Season

Mountaineering Sector Shows Good Indicator in Tourist Arrival This Season -NEPALAYATIMES KATHMANDU- The Himalayan tourism sector, which suffered heavy losses in 2020 due to the Corona pandemic, is showing some good signs this year. Although the mountaineering sector suffered unimaginable losses last year, there are indications that the number of foreign climbers who want to come to Nepal in the …

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NTB Starts Branding Nepal’s Tourism Destination Lumbini

NTB Starts Branding Nepal’s Tourism Destination Lumbini

NTB Starts Branding Nepal’s Tourism Destination Lumbini -NEPALAYATIMES KATHMANDU- Nepal Tourism Board has started branding Nepal’s tourist destinations. The board has started it from Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. The board has started the work of ‘branding’ Lumbini by combining the art, culture, and diversity of Lumbini and plans to continue branding other destinations as well. Dr. Dhananjay Regmi, …

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Trade Unions in Tourism Sectors Urge to Make Corona Vaccine Available on a Priority Basis

Trade Unions in Tourism Sectors Urge to Make Corona Vaccine Available on a Priority Basis

Trade Unions in Tourism Sectors Urge to Make Corona Vaccine Available on a Priority Basis -NEPLAYATIMES KATHMANDU- Trade unions in the tourism sector have demanded to make availability of vaccines against the coronavirus on a priority basis. Submitting a letter to the Ministry of Health on Wednesday, they demanded to make the vaccines available by giving priority to high-risk areas. …

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Tourism Will be Promoted Through Nepali Original and Traditional Food

Tourism Will be Promoted Through Nepali Original and Traditional Food

Tourism Will be Promoted Through Nepali Original and Traditional Food -NEPALAYATIMES Kathmandu- The Gastronomy Tourism Association of Nepal is going to promote tourism through Nepali original and traditional food in order to rehabilitate Nepal’s tourism sector which has been affected by Covid-19. Chairman of the Association, Suresh Chandra Basnet, said that Gastronomy Tourism (food tourism) is being developed to attract …

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Jumla’s Chhumchaur Among 200 Tourist Destinations

Jumla's Chhumchaur Among 200 Tourist Destinations

Jumla’s Chhumchaur Among 200 Tourist Destinations Jumla – Chhumchaur of Patarasi Rural Municipality in Jumla district has been listed as a new tourist destination. Situated 2,850 meters above sea level, the rural village of the mountainous district has made it to one of 200 tourist destinations across the country made public by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation. …

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NARA To Launch River Protection Programme

NARA To Launch River Protection Programme

NARA To Launch River Protection Programme -NEPALAYATIMES Nepal Association of Rafting Agencies (NARA) is to forward a river protection program for the operation of the rafting business. The 32nd general meeting of NARA held on Sunday also decided to operate the rafting business by maintaining mutual understanding among the rafting agencies for reinstating the rafting business badly affected by the …

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