Chinese tourists flock to Nepal outnumbering Western travellers

Nepal has become a tourist hot-spot for Chinese travellers.

Nepal has become a tourist hot-spot for Chinese travellers. Image by Jean-Marie Hullot / CC BY-SA 2.0

Chinese travellers are now the second biggest group visiting Nepal, according to a new report from local hoteliers. Indians remain the most frequent visitors to Nepal, but 60% of the remaining travellers are Chinese, meaning that Chinese travellers now outnumber visitors from all Western countries put together. Read more: myrepublica.com

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