Oct 27, 2021
“Nation with unity in diversity”, Nepal is a home to rich cultural heritage and diversity that has made it one of the world’s most sought-after tourist destinations among culture enthusiasts. Cultural tours in Nepal takes you on an unforgettable odyssey of the compelling ancient and historical monuments as well as provides an ideal opportunity to relish the rich cultural and historical pedigree of every ethnic group, religion, and dialect of Nepal. For those who want to immerse themselves in the richness of culture and tradition, cultural tours in Nepal is one of the best and not to miss journeys that offers genuine cultural experience.
You will witness the exemplary blend of Hinduism and Buddhism well reflected in ornate temples, Stupas, other religious monuments and symbols which allow you to learn the secret of ancient times and listen to the folklore that stood the test of time. These predominant religions are present with varieties of gods and goddesses, deep faith of people and numerous colorful and vibrant festivals that have the power to transform your holiday into life changing experience. There are many places like Kathmandu Valley, Lumbini, Janakpur, Pokhara, Chitwan etc. where you can the glimpses of such enriching cultural experiences.
Epicenter of culture, Kathmandu Valley is the land of many temples, historic monuments, beautiful art and unique architecture. This beautiful Valley consists of places of cultural and monumental importance including Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur. These cities display the array of heritage sites including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambunath Stupa, Changunarayan, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Listed in UNESCO’s world heritage sites, these attractive sites not only let you explore the cultural aspects but will also reward you with its picturesque spectacle.
Lumbini, birthplace of Gautam Buddha, is a visual aid to the life of Buddha and development of Buddhism where you can witness the spiritual power lingering around the area that provides the feeling of peace and harmony. Cultural tour to this historical place sets you free from all of your worries and enlightens you with the wisdom left by Gautam Buddha. City of ponds, Janakpur is believed to be the birthplace of Goddess Sita and is the center of Mithila culture that consists of Mithila painting, Mithila dance, Mithila cuisine and Mithila literature.
City of lakes, Pokhara not only overwhelms you with its natural beauty and astounding mountain vistas but also introduces you with its rare, unique cultural delights and lifestyle of local people. Chitwan is another remarkable destination. Famous for its national park, Chitwan rewards you with the ultimate jungle experience, mesmerizing Tharu stick dance, and folk songs. You will also be welcomed in their traditional mud houses by Tharu people as a valued guest.
All in all, Nepal is a must-visit place if you are seeking for some interesting unique cultural encounters. The amalgamation of different languages, foods, heritage sites, arts and crafts, religions and lot more makes Nepal a deserving place to be in your bucket list.