A second major earthquake has hit Nepal, this one measuring 7.3 magnitude and has so far killed 76 people and injured thousands. This time the earthquake struck in a region east of the capital Kathmandu, not far from Mount Everest. Any travellers planning to visit Nepal need to check the FCO Nepal website page for advice about Nepal and keep up to date with latest developments.
Visitors should be aware that many travel insurance companies are not offering insurance to people who are travelling to Nepal at this time. It is vital that anyone who does intend to visit ensures their vaccinations are fully up to date. In times of catastrophe the spread of disease increases, as hygiene and access to clean food and water is limited. Book your appointment with us now.