Description: The Physical Map of Nepal showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, deserts, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.
Nepal with official name as the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal is a country which is situated in the south Asia. 147,181 square kilometres is the total area of Nepal. It is 200 kilometres wideand 800 kilometres long and is of trapezoidal shape. Uttar Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Bihar, West Bengal are the Indian states which borders Nepal.
Siliguri Corridor separates Nepal from Bangladesh.
Out of the ten world’s tallest mountains eight are located in Nepal. Mount Everest, at 8,848 metres called Sagarmathais is the world’s highest or tallest mountain. More than 240 peaks of Nepal are higher than 6,096 metres. The country is divided into three geographical areas- hill, terai and mountain.
These features are interrupted by the major river systems which run from north to south. The Narayani, the Karnali and the Kosi are the main Himalayan Rivers. Shiwalik is the outer most range of the Himalayas. The southernmost part of this region is the Mahabharat Range which ranges between 1,500 to 3,000 metres. Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, Makalu and Manaslu are the peaks which are higher than 8,000 metres. It is very famous for mountaineering as the side of the mountain in Nepal is very easy to climb.
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