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Prakash Shahi, M.S.E.E.
Dr. Cindy Bitter, M.D., M.S.
Dr. Sneedha Mainali
A 218 square mile area of land, situated at about 4,400 feet above sea level with three historic, artistic and cultural towns: Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur, which together form what is known as the 'Kathmandu Valley'. Kathmandu is the hub of Nepal's traditional culture and arts. This is the place for rest, relaxation and easy day sightseeing of historic and artistic temples, monuments and mountain views. Being the capital city of Nepal, it offers many services including international airlines, hotels and other facilities. One also enjoys Kathmandu for night life, shopping and of course for the mountain views.
Kathmandu is not only the capital of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal but also the headquarters of the Central Region (Madhyamanchal), among the five development regions constituted by the 14 administrative zones of Nepal located at the central part of the country.
The Manang District is one of the most beautiful places in Nepal. It covers an area of 2,246 sq. km. Manang Vvalley is special for the mountains rising directly from the valley floor, which averages 3,400 meters (11,000 feet) in elevation. The journey into Manang is full of adventure, both physical and spiritual. Manang is known as the "Gateway to Heaven". The Manang District is very clean, and Tibetan Buddhist philosophy is present everywhere. Manang has much to offer for adventurers, climbers and the cultural or religious tourist. It is the most popular trekking region in the world, attracting over 75% of all trekkers.