Vegetation and flora of south-west Kathmandu Valley (Chandragiri range)

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L.S. Shakya , Kathmandu
Botany -- Nepal -- Chandragiri Region., Botany -- Nepal -- Kathmandu Va


Nepal, Chandragiri Region., Kathmandu Va

StatementAmrit M.S. Bania, Shyam R. Sakya.
ContributionsSakya, Shyam R.
LC ClassificationsQK359.5 .B37 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 177, vii p., [27] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6859671M
LC Control Number00370312

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Kathmandu day hike tour option no. A day hiking to PHULCHOWKI ( m) A perfect place to see vegetation (Botanical Garden) and also famous for bird watching: A great day hike to escape the city life for few hours an hour drive leads to the south east of Kathmandu Valley and Lalitpur and only away from the capital, from Godavari hike for few hours to the top ridge of.

Overview ‘Enjoy your pleasant day at high scenic hills within Kathmandu valley’ Highlights: “An enjoyable tour on scenic high hill of Chandragiri with fantastic mountain at Kathmandu valley one of highest hill facing grand panorama of Himalaya and tranquil surrounding within fresh country air with marvelous time.

book published by Gurung (19 91) is a book on Ferns the Beauties of Nepalese Flora consisting of 93 species u nder 51 genera and 13 families along with illustration andAuthor: Sangeeta Rajbhandary. The Kathmandu Valley is a cultural hub; rich in culture, art and architecture.

7 UNESCO declared World Heritage Sites stand tall and proud adding value to the Valley. Whereas, Pokhara Valley, a picturesque valley blessed with the stark beauty of nature, is a mecca for adventure Month: October- December/March - May.

Rara National Park is surrounded by alpine coniferous vegetation and offers Vegetation and flora of south-west Kathmandu Valley book representative sample of the region’s flora and fauna.

More than different kinds of flowers, 20 different species of mammals and species of birds can Author: Sindhu Pandey. Shivapuri National Park Day Hiking Shivapuri is the second highest peak among the hills surrounding the Kathmandu Valley at an altitude of m. It is situated on the northern fringe of Kathmandu valley and lies about 12 km away from the center of capital city.

Manaslu (Nepali: मनास्लु, also known as Kutang) is the eighth highest mountain in the world at 8, metres (26, ft) above sea level. It is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas, in the west-central part of name, which means "mountain of the spirit", comes from the Sanskrit word manasa, meaning "intellect" or "soul".Elevation: 8, m (26, ft) , Ranked 8th.

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While looking at the scenery alongside the river, they shift from cold desert to arid steppes to deciduous vegetation; flora ranging from evergreen coniferous trees to flowering rhododendron plants.

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Yarlung Tsangpo is famously nicknamed as the ‘ Everest of Rivers’ because of the extreme and challenging conditions of the river.

Shivapuri Hike offers admirable view of the Langtang range, Ganesh Himal, Jugal himal and a view of kathmandu valley and its surrounding. It is a continual climb up to the top of the shivapuri hill. During the hike, you can see the origin of the bagmati River Bagdwar.

which is a. About the Activity: Champa Devi in Nepal is a pilgrimage site known for a Buddhist stupa and is considered as a Hindu shrine situated at an altitude of m south - west of to Chapadevi starts with a 16 km drive south from Kathmandu for an hour to a place called Pharping (on the way to Dakshinkali Temple).

Chandragiri is a popular hill located at the South West of Kathmandu. Measuring 2, meters above sea-level, it lies 7 km from Thankot, on the outskirts of Kathmandu city. The temple of Bhaleshwor Mahadev atop the hill is a major tourist attraction.

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The Himalayan mountains are the youngest, and among the most unstable. The rainfall pattern is Cited by: Day 01 Arrive Kathmandu (Altitude: / ft. Meal: Dinner) On your arrival in Kathmandu International Airport, one of our representative will pick up you and escort you to the hotel as well as help you to check-in at Size: Min:2, Max: 10+.

The Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour is a very popular trip package that will help you enjoy the valley in its natural glory. Starting from the city of temples, we visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites like the temple of Pashupatinath, the Stupa of Swyambhunath and Boudhanath and the Kathmandu Durbar Month: October-December/March-May.

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A continuous lacustrine sediment core obtained from the Kathmandu Valley in the Central Himalayas revealed that cyclical changes in C3/C4 vegetation corresponded to. Chandragiri hill tour is a new destination for the mountain views for nature lovers, The journey takes leas than one hour from heart of Kathmandu.

Chandragiri hills lies on the south west of Kathmandu agiri hills which is meters up from the sea level. After less than one hour drive from Kathmandu city we will rich is the cable car station of Chandragiri hill/5().

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Covering Kathmandu Valley only Expect over species in a peak season. Itinerary Day 1. Arrive Tribhuvan International Airport, meeting and transfer to Hotel Royal Singi – Centrally located 4 Star or Similar. Day 2. Full day Birding around Phulchowki Hill - Phulchowki ( m) is the highest of the mountains encircling the Kathmandu valley.

The spot is the best known for its cityscape view of the Kathmandu valley from its height. This is a one-day trip from Kathmandu. This is one of the popular destinations in the category of hiking in Nepal.

Nagarkot Nagarkot is a most visited tourist spot situated at the southeast of the Kathmandu valley at a stature of meters. The Himalayas, or Himalaya (/ ˌ h ɪ m ə ˈ l eɪ ə, h ɪ ˈ m ɑː l ə j ə /), (Sanskrit: himá (हिम, "snow") and ā-laya (आलय, "receptacle, dwelling")), is a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan range has many of Earth's highest peaks, including the highest, Mount Everest (Nepal/China).The Himalayas include over Coordinates: 27°59′N 86°55′E /.

The extensive snowfall near Kathmandu happens in the Kalinchowk hill. Also, the Kalinchowk temple there combines the beauty to the religious needs making it a perfect escape for snowfall near Kathmandu valley.

Snowfall in Chandragiri. Chandragiri Hill is 7 KM from Thankot, lies on the South-West of Kathmandu Valley and is meters from sea Founder: Kiran Neupane.

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Day Arrival and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu. Day Free day in Kathmandu or self visiting around kathmandu valley, arrange permits. Day Early in the morning take a private bus journey to Beni (m) 8 hrs of driving. Over night at the guest house. Day Beni to Darbang(m) by sharing jeep. Tour of Patan and Bhaktapur cities around places of interest.

Morning heading south of Kathmandu taking a short drive to enter into Patan or Lalitpur which means city of arts and crafts, another district and 2 nd city within the valley with historical and religious sites of ancient monuments of temples and royal courtyard dating back from 6 th to 11 th s: Pisang Peak is the most popular Peak among the trekking peaks in Annapurna region of Nepal.

It is on the way to the highest pass of the world and offers good scope for exploration. The western flank of the mountain is guarded by a hanging glacier and offers considerable challenge. The western end of the ridge has huge rock slabs, which make it difficult to climb.

A German. or eighth century B.C.E. Hinduism flourished in the third and fourth centuries C.E. under the Licchavis, an Indo-Aryan people from northern India, and after the migration of Hindus from India during the Mughal period. The Hindu Malla dynasties reigned in the Kathmandu Valley between the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries, encouraging tolerance toward Buddhism and an.

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A pilgrimage site having a Buddhist stupa and a Hindu shrine situated at an altitude of m south - west of Kathmandu serving good view of the. Flora of Shey Phoksundo National Park A diverse population of the flora is found across Shey Phoksundo national park.

As this region experiences the harsh arid climate with least rainfall and extreme winters, the vegetation cover is less than 5% of the total area.

These results indicate that the Naran Valley is a hot spot for endemic flora, with three species being endemic to Pakistan (Appendix). The endemic species have a high fidelity level (fidelity classes 3–5), signifying the selective nature of the environmental conditions under which they grow (Khan, ).Cited by: The range of geographical and climatic regions has led to a diverse variety of flora and fauna with in the Annapurna region.

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