Wedged between the high Himalaya and the steamy Indian plains, Nepal is a land of snow peaks and Sherpas, yaks and yetis, monasteries and mantras.

Football – Whilst football is in its infancy in Nepal there’s an ever-growing following for the sport.  The country has a well structured national set up with domestic league football for males & females.

Local information

Currency = The Nepali rupee (Rs) is divided into 100 paisa (p)

Flight time = 12 hours flight time, subject to route option

Time difference = Nepalease time is 6 hrs ahead of GMT

Climate = Clear skies and warm days make autumn the peak season (October – November).

Language = Napali, with many young English speakers

Religion = Hinduism,Buddhism

Local cuisine = Within cities all tastes are catered for with a vibrant restaurant scene.

Watch this space for details of forthcoming AK ventures into Nepal.