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Travel and Tourism - Nepal - August 2014

“Tourism is valued as the major contributor to a sustainable Nepal economy, having developed as an attractive, safe, exciting and unique destination through conservation and promotion, leading to equitable distribution of tourism benefits and greater harmony in society.”

This report looks at the following areas:

  • What is the current state for tourism in Nepal?
  • Who travels to and within Nepal, why and for how long?
  • How do they travel and where do they stay?
  • What does the future of tourism look like in Nepal?

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Table of contents

  1. Nepal – Key Facts

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

        • Background

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

                • The Himalayas and Mount Everest
                  • Figure 1: Numbers of registered climbers on Nepalese mountains, 2012
                • Kathmandu
                  • Patan and Bhaktapur
                    • Lumbini
                      • Chitwan National Park
                        • Pokhara
                          • Figure 2: Selected tourist attractions/activities & visitor numbers, 2011-12
                      • Tourism and the Economy

                            • Figure 3: International tourist arrivals & expenditure, 2008-13
                        • Arrivals

                          • International
                            • Figure 4: International tourist arrivals, 2008-13
                            • Figure 5: International tourist arrivals by region, 2008-12
                            • Figure 6: International arrivals by country of origin (top 10), 2008-12
                            • Figure 7: International tourist arrivals by frequency of visit, 2011-12
                          • Domestic
                          • Market Characteristics

                            • International
                              • Purpose of visit
                                • Figure 8: International arrivals by purpose of visit, 2008-12
                              • Seasonality
                                • Figure 9: International arrivals by month, 2008-12
                              • Length of stay
                                • Figure 10: Average length of stay by major nationalities, 2012
                              • Domestic
                              • Transport

                                  • Figure 11: International arrivals by mode of transport, 2011-13
                                • Air
                                  • Figure 12: International arrivals – top 10 airlines, 2011-12
                                • Road
                                  • Rail
                                    • Sea
                                    • Accommodation

                                        • Figure 13: Accommodation & tourism-related enterprises in Nepal, 2011-12
                                        • Figure 14: Accommodation by rating in Kathmandu Valley, 2010-12
                                        • Figure 15: Room occupancy rates of 5-star hotels in Nepal, Kathmandu & Pokhara, 2012
                                    • Tourism News

                                      • MoCTCA’s tourism policies take centre stage
                                        • Hollywood comes to Everest
                                        • What Next?

                                          • Shifting tourism to the next level
                                            • Concerns for Everest climbers and expedition outfitters

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                                            Travel and Tourism - Nepal - August 2014

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