Festival tours Nepal
Nepalese culture is something impressive. Nepal is a country of festivals because more than 50 festivals celebrated in Nepal year round. National festivals have fix dates and religious festivals are set according to the lunar calendar. Most of the festivals of Nepal events are celebrated with the similar enthusiasm and galore the way it used to be years ago when people had no other ways of entertainment. Popular festivals of Nepal are Dashain, Tihar, Chhatha, New Year, Lhosar, Holi, Buddha Jayanti, Teej, Maha Shivaratri and Saraswati puja. Among of them Teej, Dashain, Tihar, Chhath are the most popular and widely celebrated festivals of Nepal. We organize festival calibration trip in Nepal during these festival and invite the travelers in our home for fabulous celebrations the experience that you won’t forget! Let us explore some of the beautiful festivals of Nepal in a wide manner.
Dashain is the national festival of Nepal which is a 15 days celebration but five days are most important days. It is a promising and traditional festival that is being celebrated by all the Nepalese in the world. Nepalese celebrate Dashai by buying new clothes, eating good food and visiting family members. It is one of the longest festivals as well the most waited too. The main aspect about this festival is that goddess Durga “Shakthi” is being worshiped in all of her appearances. It is believe that goddess Durga is the source of life and everything and worshiped for pleased good fortunes.
Tihar (Diwali) is being celebrated in Nepal. It is also called as Deepawali (festival of light). It is usually a five days program. In these 5 days of celebration, people worship certain animals and gods. On the first day, the crows are being worshiped. The second day is meant for the dogs to be worshiped, and then it is followed by cows on the third day. Either on the 2nd or the 3rd day goddess Laxmi is worshipped by the people. The 4th and 5th day is spent by worshipping the oxen as well as the brothers. The fifth days is most important, it called Bhai tika (the festival of brother and sisters). Sisters will give seven colors Tika with blessing for the long life and offer gift, delicious meals, clothes and brothers also will provide gift, souvenir for sister as well. Sisters also worship the god of death (Yamaraja) which is believed that it will improve the lifetime of their brothers.
Chhath is one of the prehistoric festivals that are being celebrated to thank the sun god Surya for nourishing the lives on the earth and people also pray for fulfilling their wishes. This festival is widely celebrated in Plain region of Nepal and Kathmandu and Pokhara valley also these festivals falls on the months of October and November best time for trekking in Nepal the himalayas you can combine celebration trip with most of tourism activities in Nepal.
Suggested trips with Festival tours Nepal
Everest base camp trek Gokyo lakes trek
Annapurna base camp trek Annapurna circuit trek
Island Peak climbing Everest view trek
Everest expedition Mera peak climbing
Kanchenjunga base camp trek Pisang Peak climbing
Around Dhaulagiri trek Jomsom Muktinath trek
Langtang valley trek Poon hill trek
Makalu Base camp trek Upper Mustang trek
Manaslu circuit trek Rolwaling valley trek
Everest trekking Lower Dolpo trek
Annapurna trekking Upper Dolpo trek
Langtang trekking Trishuli River rafting
Bhote Koshi rafting Koshi tappu jungle safari
Sun Koshi river rafting Annapurna hiking
Karnali river rafting Everest hiking
Chitwan jungle safari Lumbini tour
Bardia Jungle safari Pokhara city tour
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Being in Nepal during the festival season can make you get addicted to the Nepalese traditions and customs. The best time to visit Nepal to celebrate Dashin, Tihar and Chhath festival are mid September to the end of October. To celebrate popular festivals of Nepal with Nepali family then you have to have minimum 45 days suggested itinerary given below. We design best itinerary adjoining with other outdoor activity in between two popular festivals, if you would like to celebrate specific festival then also write we are happy to design your lifetime trip and enjoy the fun filled festival celebration tours Nepal.