• Top 5 things to know about Flights to Pokhara

    04 Jul
    City of Lake, Pokhara, Nepal

    City of Lake, Pokhara, Nepal

    Do you know Pokhara is the most flying sector of Nepal after Kathmandu? Did you know Pokhara is the best destination for spending holiday in Nepal.

    Facts about Flights to Pokhara

    1. There are 3 airlines operate for flights to Pokhara. Buddha Air, Yeti Airlines and Simrik Airlines

    2. Every week more than 100 domestic flights operate from Pokhara Airport.

    3. The standard Kathmandu to Pokhara Flight Fare is 117 USD

    4. The first flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu is at 8 AM but it may change upto 30-60 min according to season.

    5 The total time taken to fly Pokhara from Kathmandu is 25 mins

     

    Search the fare about Kathmandu to Pokhara on www.nepflights.com . Don’t forget to add coupon for discount.

     

    You may interest on more detail information about Kathmandu to Pokhara Sector also

    http://nepflights.com/domestic-flights-nepal/flight-from-kathmandu-to-pokharax

     

     

  • 7 things you should know if you are traveling first time in Nepal

    03 Jul

    You can read this article if you are taking flight to Nepal for first time. http://nepflights.com/blog/5-things-you-should-know-if-you-are-flying-for-first-time-in-nepal/

    If you are traveling to Nepal for first time, you might experience lots of unexpected things. I am not saying it will be always interesting but i hope you will feel different. One very obvious thing, If you are taking flight to Nepal, you will landed in Tribhuwan International Airport, the only international airport of Nepal till now. So you first city will be Kathmandu: capital city of Nepal, Beautiful destination, culture and heritage rich.

    But what i am going to suggest might be different for you. Most if suggestion depend on the situation and purpose of traveling to Nepal.

    Airport Facility

    nepalairport

    You will first face the airport process which go not just you imagine. Everything looks like manual, queue, filling the papers. You have to painstakingly fill the form for immigration officer and wait in queue.

    Read this to know http://nepflights.com/blog/how-to-escape-from-burden-in-airport-of-nepal/

     

    Exchange the local currency

    exchange

    Most of the restaurant, hotels and other shopping shop take card payment but not everyplace. Specially when you travel on taxi they need cash. So it’s like compulsory to you have hand cash. You should know exchange rate is change everyday, there you can see lots of money exchange counters with different conversion rate. If you are going there, try to know first from internet so it will help you to bargain. But i suggest you first see the real trends from Central Bank of Nepal : http://nrb.org.np/

    In case of emergency try to exchange little as you need.

    Taxi Bargain

    taxi

    When you get outside from Terminal, you can see lots of taxi and sometime even drivers bother to ask you for ride. They may try to overcharge, so first try to get the lowest cost as possible.

    Still if you don’t get good response, walk down toward the main exit gate, you will see other taxis. They are easy to deal than others. I suggest you to go on taxi meter every time.

    Load Sheddingloadshedding

    Nepal is having the problem of few hours loadshedding everyday. This might make you feel strange but don’t worry most of the place manage power backups. So while choosing hotel and restaurants, try to get if there is enough power backup.

    Take off your shoes

    shoes

    Take off your shoes while entering a house especially in the local community as its considered very impolite if you don’t. If any of your friend invite you to his/her house you need to do this. But don’t worry about other place like Hotels and Apartment.

    Clockwise Rotate

    prayerwheel

    Always walk around a stupa or Hindu temple in a clockwise rotation because its part of both Hindu and Buddhist customs.

    Say Namaste

    namaste

    In Nepal people greet by saying Namaste with joining hands in front of you as this is the traditional. The good impression is to saying Namaste is it shows you have a basic understanding of Nepali culture which goes down very well.

  • Top 10 Question that you might have on your mind about Nepal after Earthquake

    30 Jun

    Earthquake affected more people outside than the people inside Nepal, The most information which spread all over the world fueled by poor journalism has created the different imagination of world. So people who are thinking to come Nepal are on dilemma and have lots of question on mind, so here we want to share you what top 10 questions are on mind of foreigners

    1. Are the ATMs working? 

    YES all as normal as before, But better to ensure with your bank and tell them you are travelling and will be using ATMs in Nepal #stillWithdraw

    2. Is electricity still working?

    YES as usual, We are matched to normal ‘load-shedding’ schedules, #stillLoadshedding

    3. Is Everest Buried?

    There was news that Everest has sunk about a centimetre or moved toward china but so far no scientific surveys have been completed with published results. But don’t worry Everest is #stillStanding 

    4. Is Kathmandu flattened? 

    Definitely not! Most parts of the city are working as normal. In many places you would not know there had been an earthquake – this includes the major tourism hub of Thamel. #stillHigh

    5. Are you living above a rubble mound? 

    No and there are very few piles of rubble around, the majority have now been managed or are in the process of being managed and removed. #stillClean

    6. Does the phone and Internet work?

    All communication systems work as you would normally expect. #stillSurfing

    7. Can i get food easily? 

    Most of the favourite and popular restaurants are open for business as usual but the same travel advice applies as it always has done – use hand gel and avoid small ‘local’ back street restaurants to stay healthy. Many restaurants are closing early (9pm) but only because there is so little trade #stillTasty

    8. Which hotel is safe to stay in Kathmandu, Nagarkot?

    Nearly all of the top end  hotels have been checked and are now open as before, certainly the high profile (not necessarily the most expensive) ones are. The majority of Thamel hotels have not yet had  government engineers surveys but they are open for business as normal. When considering a hotel choice please look for the ‘Green Sticker’, the official survey stamp that the building is safe. http://www.drupartment.com/nepal-hotel-status  Check our portal for hotels that are open for business as normal #stillSafe

    9. Are the helicopters still commandeered by the Government or can we hire them for sightseeing trips?

    Yes they are offering all the usual site-seeing trips #stillFlying

    10.  Are hill airstrips still in tacked?

    Yes all are operating as usual subject to the normal weather conditions. #stillfly

     

    Read more information from here http://nepaltraveladvisory.blogspot.com/

  • 5 things you should know if you are flying for first time in Nepal

    23 Apr

    There are lots of reasons behind people being so touched with Nepal, They put travel to Nepal in their bucket list. The beauty of nature, people, culture and food are the reason of desirability. Most tourists who came have good experience but some has not same. So our suggestion, if you are planning for travel to Nepal or flying for first time in Nepal, you have to prepare for it.

     Airport Process

    Avoid the difficulties of Airport process. You will face the strange incident there.

    Tribhuvan_international_airport

    Also read this : How to escape from burden in airport of Nepal

     Exchange the local currency

    Not everyplace or every shop take credit card/ debit card payment, So it’s like compulsory to you have hand cash. Exchange rate is changeable, there you can see lots of money exchange counters with different conversion rate. If you are going there, try to bargain. But i suggest you first see the real trends from Central Bank of Nepal : http://nrb.org.np/ in case of emergency try to exchange little as you need.

    exchange

    If you have travel cards then bank will give you the real time best rate.

     Taxi Bargain

    When you get outside from Terminal, you can see lots of taxi driver asking you for ride. There you can’t get standard rate, so first try to get the lowest cost as possible. You can always have the choose among them.

    Still if you don’t get good response, walk down toward the main exit gate, you will see other taxis. They are easy to deal than above, they know what you are looking.

    taxi

    My best suggestion, if possible ask them to follow the TAXI Meters, so you don’t need to bargain.

     Choose right place to stay

    The common and usual problems are load shedding and water shortage. So choose the place where you will get backup power at the time of power cut, adequate water and internet. Thamel is the best attraction for tourist, You will enjoy there. But if you want to see the real Nepalese people move out the Thamel.

    Places to stay in Nepal

     Ask for Help

    Most of the people in Nepal always good to help each other, if you’re confused or in trouble, feel free to ask for help. Specially it will be better if you choose young people and students, they understand English better.

    Helping Tourist

  • How to escape from burden in airport of Nepal

    09 Apr

    When You’ll land into the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu and the one & only international Airport : Tribhuwan International Airport. The strange things will start when you’ll see the airport. It isn’t big like you have been of coming from. Everything looks like manual, queue, filling the papers. You have to painstakingly fill the form for immigration officer and wait in queue.Remember you don’t have any better option. Then you go for collecting your luggage and I am sure you will be shocked to see what you have never seen in your life. There will be some people asking if you want a trolley, “Trolley is free but people may expect money for pushing your bag”. People like you are around the conveyor belt and wait for the bags.It’s literally unsure that how much time will it take, Even the Business class people may need to wait long. There might be chance to exchange of bag, so you should be very alert for your bag. If you think someone took your bag unknowingly, you can ask them gently or there will be some police stand by.

    Kathmandu Airport

    Once you get your luggage, you have to go for the security pass. There are some standing Security person, they may asked you questions or ask you to show ticket and bag tags. Most of the case, they select you on the base of your bags size or how suspect you look like.

    Tribhuvan_international_airport

    Quick Tips:

    • Getting through Kathmandu Airports immigration queues
    • Fill out your arrival papers on the plane once they are handed out
    • Try to be on ahead after departure from plane
    • Arriving into the immigration lounge, take right note (Nepalese passport holders / foreign passports) from the counters and fill them while queuing
    • There are usually two counters jump into the queue for the one to get your paperwork stamped and get a bill for your visa
    • Once you have your bill, turn around to the counter behind you and shuffle your way into the queue
    • You are now in the payment and passport stamp queue. Make sure you have your paperwork and passport held up otherwise you might get mistaken for the mass of people queuing to get the visa bill over your paperwork, money and passport
    • Get stamped in and leave

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  • 5 Important things you can do to make your flight easy

    18 Feb
    Komfort Kollar For Easy Flight

    Komfort Kollar For Easy Flight

    Bring Komfort Kollar

    If you have long flight, probably you want to sleep. Sleeping straight on flights seat might not so easy, You might have the pain on neck. So we suggest you to carry on the Comfort Collar, which is more comfortable than the plane provided pillow.

    Power Bank To Charge Your Gadget

    Power Bank To Charge Your Gadget

    Carry Power Bank

    Most of people enjoy playing games, reading books on mobile/tablet/laptop. In case if there is not power supply in your seat, then you will run out off power. So the best advice is carry an extra power bank.Most of the Airlines nowadays has the power supply facilities and obviously you can change in Airports.

    You may also like : 6 things you should know if you are flying for the first time

    Movies & Games Collection For Flight

    Movies & Games Collection For Flight

    Movie/Game

    Most of the flights has inflight entertainment service, you can enjoy the movies and games listed there. But remember, the movies are flight compatible. My suggestion is try to enjoy the movies of the destination, so that will help you to understand lots about them.

    Book to read at flight

    Book to read at flight

    Good Book

    If you enjoy reading, then flight is the best place to read. There are lots of procedure where you have to wait and book would be the best way to pass your time.

    You will see lots of others who do same.

    Move and stretch your legs while in flight

    Move and stretch your legs while in flight

    Move your legs

    In long travel there is risk of developing a blood clot increases. Most of the airline seats offer little room to stretch. You can do simple things like clenching and widening your toes and ankle exercises by circling your foot clockwise and counterclockwise.

    Conclusion

    Many people get bored and face may troubles during their flight because of being unaware of such things. Keep in mind, following these 5 Important things you can do to make your flight easy would take you out from being the next victim .

  • Tips to know your Flight Information quickly

    02 Jan

    If you are in hurry and want to know your flight information in short time, this article will give you tips for it

    flight information

    Get your flight information

    Google in not limited with searching, it understand you better than anyone else (It sounds good if you ignore the way it goes.)

    Sometime it helps you on the situation like late flights

    When you want to know your flight info, you d0n’t need to search the document and go through the details. You can do very simply if you are logged into your gmail account. Now you just need to type FLIGHT STATUS into the google search.  Google search engine will pull up your all personal flight information which include Airlines, Flight Number, Sector, Time, Confirmation number and more.

  • 6 things you should know if you are flying for first time.

    16 Apr

     flying for first timePeople usually don’t forget their first flight, and obviously the most experiences sounds amazing. You might read about the first flight experience of your favorite person in newspaper and that also make you exciting. If you are scare of flying or never flown, the idea of going on flight might seems discouraging. However the experience from your home, coming on the way to airport, airport checking, boarding and flight will be enjoyable than you might think.

    Here are few thing that you should know:

    Book your ticket

    If you have decided to travel in flight, you should have to confirm if there is any seat available. If there are any seat available than only you can book your ticket. In some case you mightn’t get ticket for the day you are looking. So better advice is do as early as possible. It has 2 benefits : first you have better chance to get ticket and second you might get discount or low cost ticket. You can buy your ticket from the travel agents near by you or you can book online from online site like http://nepflights.com

    Prepare for flight

    Before you move to airport, make sure you have all the necessary documents(Travel Document, VISA, Invitation letter…), for domestic flight you need few. In airport, you have to proceed the rules and sometime it might take time. So make sure you will have enough time(3 hours for first time will be better), for domestic 1 hour early will be prefect. If you are taking luggage, make sure of weight(depends on airlines) if you exceed then you have to pay for luggage(you can pay inside the airport). You can carry hand carry also.

    Check In

    After you make inside the airport terminal, you first need to go for the check in. Remember you can only do once your flight is open (check the monitors or boards in terminal). You have to show you ticket and your identity with travel document. There you will give your luggage. The Check In officer will give you boarding pass and receipt of luggage.

    Boarding

    After checking in you need to go for departure lounge, you will go through security check. You may have to take off your phone, jacket, laptop outside for inspection. The security officer will stamp in your hand carry and boarding pass if you successfully complete it. If you are going to abroad you have to pass through immigration check. You have to show all your documents visa, boarding pass, passport and invitation letter, If they found anything suspect they can reject your flight. After compete all the procedure, you need to wait for boarding to plane, you might need to show you boarding pass again and they may turn the piece of it. You may need the shuttle to boarding in plane.

    Inside the flight

    Great you complete all the hectic part, now nothing to worry. Take you seat, you have seat number in your boarding pass(some small aircraft may not have seat arrangement, so you can seat anywhere but remember the priority for women and senior citizens). The cabin crew will close the doors when all passengers are on plane. Before take off, they will take you through some safety demonstration(Don’t worry this is regular route of any flight.). Before take off, it may prepare for little bit and it may increase noise. There will some signial for seatbelt and smoking. You are not allowed to stand up while seatbelt signal shows. Once it goes to the certain height, captain sees fit to turn off the signal. After it you can go to Latrine, you have eat food.

    After Landing

    In the time of landing you can feel the plane going down. As the wheel touch the runway, then increase the noise as the aircraft goes slow. The plane will take you to terminal. Don’t stand up event the plane stops, you have to wait for signal of belt sign turning off. You might need shuttle to go to terminal from plane. Once you go inside immigration authorities will ask for your passport in case of international flight. Then you can go for reclaim your Babbage. After it you can follow the exit way

    These are the 10 question in people mind about Nepal after earthquake:

    3. Is Everest Buried?

    There was news that Everest has sunk about a centimetre or moved toward china but so far no scientific surveys have been completed with published results. But don’t worry Everest is #stillStanding 

    4. Is Kathmandu flattened? 

    Readmore…  http://nepflights.com/blog/top-10-question-that-you-might-have-on-your-mind-about-nepal-after-earthquake/

    If you are flying first time in Nepal Read here

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