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Cultural Tour - 8 Days

The best way to explore the diversities of Nepal

Each part of Nepal, from East to West, or North to South, has its own cultural setting. Tradition, religion, belief, language, social organization, and people are the important aspects of culture in Nepal. Sacred pilgrimage sites, historical monuments, and memorials reflect the richness of Nepalese culture. As our professional multilingual Tour leader take you on cultural tours in Nepal, you will gain invaluable insight into Nepali lifestyles. Interacting directly with ethnic communities will add excitement to your holiday and rejuvenate you spiritually. Experience the cultural delights of Nepal with us depending on your time availability.

Trip Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage sites of Nepal including Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and three medieval durbar squares namely Kathmandu or Basantapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square.
  • Soak into the spiritual vibe of Boudhanath which is the center of Tibetan Buddhism and watch the devotes circumnavigate the stupa and pray.
  • Visit the revered Hindu temple of Nepal, Pashupatinath dedicated to Lord Shiva which dating back to the 7th century.
  • Climb up to the hilltop Buddhist stupa of Swayambhunath which is one of the sacred places for Buddhists in Nepal. It is a sacred place for the Hindus as well and you will find Hindu temples.
  • You will find people of both faiths here.
  • Explore the three medieval kingdoms of Nepal, Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur Durbar Squares which reflect the fine craftsmanship of ancient times.
  • Pay a visit to the Golden Temple and Patan Museum to closely observe the fine craftsmanship of ancient times.
  • Explore the popular touristy places of Bhaktapur Durbar Square complex including Golden Gate, 55 window palace, Nyatapola, Taumadhi Square, Mahadev Temple, Dattatreya Square, and others.
  • Go to Potters Square and watch the locals traditionally make clay items.
  • Go on a popular day hike to Namo Buddha which is one of the significant religious places for Buddhists and overlooks the stunning panoramic view of the mountains.
  • Witness the daily lives of the Newar and Tamang ethnic groups.
  • The serene environment of Lumbini.
  • Best visit to UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Mayadevi temple and Mayadevi pond and bodhi tree nearby
  • Pillar carved by emperor Ashoka namely called Ashoka Pillar.
  • Monasteries made by many countries around the Lumbini trust
  • The Lumbini museum and the best moment to witness peace.
  • See people guided with belief of origination of Buddhism from this place.

Itinerary [for Cultural Tour – 8 Days]
Cost USD ($) 1175 per person (Min, Group Size: 2)

Day 01: Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcomes and assists you to transfer to the hotel.

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Day 02: Sightseeing tour of Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Patan Durbar Square

Exclusive Pashupatinath and Boudhanath Stupa tour 2022 - KathmanduAfter the early morning breakfast, you travel along with the exotic locales of Kathmandu, where more diversified cultural settings in the valley welcome you. A day tour of the valley will take you to Boudhanath, where you will grab an opportunity for an insightful peep into the invaluable culture attached to Tibetan Buddhists. This may make you feel like you have just been on a spiritual journey. Boudhanath is the largest dome-shaped stupa in the country where the practices of Buddhism can be observed at their best. Then it continues to Pashupatinath, the major Hindu shrine that offers countless temples dedicated to different Hindu deities within its widespread area. However, the main temple. Pashupatinath:

Pashupatinath Temple - Wikipediais dedicated to Lord Shiva. The Destroyer – Shiva dwells here as protector of animal kinds as per the myth. A final destination to explore could be Patan Durbar Square, where Mahaboudha Temple, Kumbeshwor temple, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple, and many other places of Patan, will unveil before you as an open museum showcasing intricately carved windows, intrinsic roof struts, statues of gods and goddesses, temples designed in pagoda style with sensual carvings and repose metalwork facades and many other exquisite facets.

Day 03: Sightseeing tour (Swayambhunath and Bhaktapur)

Swayambhunath - WikipediaAfter breakfast, you drive towards Swayambhunath, a sacred Buddhist site lying on a hill overlooking the Kathmandu valley. The maroon-robed monks chanting the holy prayers and the mega statues of Buddha indulging in different sects is a great opportunity to take hold of the practices of rich Buddhist culture. This prehistoric site is also popular for its gigantic stupa. Then you drive to Bhaktapur, where you will witness unique culture and the finest display of craftsmanship. Lion Gate, Golden Gate, Art Gallery, Statue of King Bhupatendra, Nyatapola Temple, and fifty-five windowed Malla Palace which the living prides of Bhaktapur.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square fascinates a lot of visitors | Kathmandu, Durbar square, Tourist destinations After the tour concludes, your driver and guide escort you back to the hotel. Then you are free for independent activities such as souvenir hunting, exploring the town on your own, or simply relaxing at the hotel.

Day 04: Sightseeing at Namo Buddha.

File:Namo buddha stupa.jpg - Wikimedia CommonsAlthough it is close to Kathmandu, the village of Namo Buddha feels like a totally rural escape from the capital city. It’s a major Buddhist pilgrimage site, and on this convenient Full day trip, you’ll visit a number of holy sites, such as the Namo Buddha Stupa and the Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery. You don’t need to be religious yourself to appreciate the beauty and calm of these locations. Enjoy some of the best Himalayan views in the area from Namo Buddha.

Day 05: Drive or flight to Lumbini.

Lumbini Nepal - The Birth Place of Buddha | What to Visit in Lumbini | How to Reach Lumbini | Nepal Highland TreksAfter having breakfast at the hotel, we started our scenic drive to Lumbini. It takes about 7-8 hours from the capital city- Kathmandu. Now we are entering into the Terai region, which is flat land. The climate is generally warm and humid. After a long drive, we arrived at Lumbini. Check-in at the hotel and have a rest.

Day 06: Lumbini Sightseeing Tour.

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Today, we explored the birthplace of Lord Buddha, ancient heritages, and Buddhist Monasteries for the whole day. It has a long history related to Buddhism and many records are still preserved safely in the museum. Kapilvastu is a place in Lumbini, where Buddha was born around the 6th century B.C. There are still archeological excavations going on in search of further facts and evidence. Lumbini Garden, the Mayadevi Temple, Pushkarni Pool, and the other various temples built by the followers of Lord Buddha are the major attractions of the Lumbini excursion. Return back to the hotel.

Day 07: Drive to Kathmandu.

After breakfast at the hotel, we drove to Kathmandu for about 7-8 hours. This is a scenic drive with Himalayan views, Rivers, and jungle.

Day 08: After this tour, if you are interested in other activities like Rafting, Trekking, or more tours we organize trips according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer you to the airport for your onward destination.

Join us on a Cultural Tour in 2022/2023
Customize Your Tour: This is a general itinerary, which can always individually be ‘tailormade’. The tour package can be redesigned or redeveloped as per your taste, For more information please e-mail us at ramalpinetrav@gmail.com

Trip Map

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Our Tour Package Cost Includes

  • Pick up drop and transfer, hotel/airport
  • Kathmandu (5 Night’s) 3-star category hotel (Meals: Breakfast)
  • Necessary sites and monument entry fees
  • An experienced fluent English-speaking tour guide
  • All necessary ground transportation
  • Drive-in One-day sightseeing in Lumbini (Buddha Born Places)
  • (But it can be customized according to your the requirement about Flight)
  • Lumbini (2Night): 2-star category Hotel (Meals: Breakfast)

Our Tour Package Cost doesn’t include

  • Lunch and Dinner
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for the guide and driver

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