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Welcome to Nepal! This small country in South Asia is home to Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world. Nepal has a rich history. Local guides welcome visitors to their homes and teach them about their land and culture. The country is also home to beautiful wildlife and unique architecture. Explore Nepal with TFK!

OFFICIAL NAME Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal


SIZE 56,827 square miles (147,181 square kilometers); slightly larger than Arkansas


POPULATION 31,551,305 (July 2015 estimate)




CAPITAL Kathmandu


CLIMATE Cool summers and frigid winters in the north; milder in the south


CURRENCY Nepalese rupee


PRODUCTS Rice, corn, wheat, sugarcane; milk, water buffalo meat; carpets, textiles, bricks

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