Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Nepal (NP). Explore satellite imagery of Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, on the Google Maps of Asia below.
Nepal (GPS: 28 00 N, 84 00 E) is located in Southern Asia, between China and India. The country’s area measurements are total: 147,181 sq km; land: 143,351 sq km, water: 3,830 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly larger than Arkansas. The total irrigated land is 13,320 sq km (2012).
One of the essential features of Nepal: Landlocked (enclosed or nearly enclosed by land). Strategic location between China and India. Contains eight of the world’s ten highest peaks, including Mount Everest and Kanchenjunga – the world’s tallest and third tallest mountains – on the borders with China and India, respectively.