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.