Nepal is sanctified with a rich unique culture. Its Social ritual and traditions are consisted as the way of life for entire society. Over the centuries the cultural heritage of Nepal has developed. The multi dimensional cultural tradition includes within itself. The cultural varieties of different social groups reside in various elevations in diverse form. Culture in Nepal is a collection of music & dance, art & craft, folklore & folktales, languages & literature, faith & values, festivals & celebration, foods & drinks.
It is amazing to notice that a country being poor, uneducated and backward as Nepal presents such flexibility when it comes to include feature from other culture. This land is rich with cultural groups like Tharu, Yadav, Braman, Chhetri, Newar and others. The only reasons that tourist from far and wide enjoyed coming Nepal time and again is, Nepalese are among the most hospitable hosts. They are culturally warm and friendly hosts who place their heart above their head. Religion is the livelihood of the Nepalese.
DAY 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1,300m /4,264 ft)
When you arrive at Tribhuvan, International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu. You can pick up your luggage and see for the representative of Actual Adventure after the completion of your immigration process. Then Our Actual Adventure representative will welcome you in traditional way at the arrival gate. You will be taken to the exact hotel as you plan. You can meet trekking crew at Actual Adventure head office after check in your hotel or you can visit Kathmandu valley. At evening, you can enjoy a good traditional welcome Dinner (D) in a traditional restaurant, organized by Actual Adventure.
As these wills your first day in Nepal, We will never miss the opportunity to make you enjoyed and make you.
Day 2: Patan and Jawalakhel
Early morning, we will transfer to Bungamati and Khokana. Very less affected by the modern city just a few kilometers far town, Bungamati represent true beauty of the living old culture and society. Bungamati is a small Newari village still remaining as its tradition and their important part of life. Only after few minutes’ walk, there is another Newari village called Khokana. Second half of the day we will travel around the beautiful city Patan (Lalitpur), well known for its traditional Newari architecture, woodcarving and metal working among other arts. We can also see metal-smiths, woodcarvers and carpet weavers at work then we will back to hotel for overnight stay
Day 03: Bhaktapur and Changu Narayan Temple
Today we will move towards Bhaktapur which city is also known as Bhadgaoun, 30 minutes drive outside Kathmandu. We will step to Potters Square, Durbar Square, Palaces and Temples. Visit nearby Thimi, known for its Pottery and Mask making traditions. Then we will explore towards 5th Century Changu Narayan Temple made by Maan Dev. Then you can back to your hotel to spend night.
Day 4: Boudha, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar Square
Early morning we will walk to Pashupatinath one of the most significant temple of Hindus. Then we will walk towards Buddhist Stupa, Boudhanath. After lunch, we will visit the “old town”, Kathmandu Durbar Square, where the living goddess,Kumari is situated. Kaal vairab (the god of distruction), Taleju Vawani (the goddess temple once opened in the 9th day of great festival Dashain). Then we will have Traditional Nepalese Farewell Dinner. You will stay one more day at your Hotel.
Day 05 / Kathmandu – Departure
After Buffet Breakfast, you will be free Till Departure. Then you will be transfered to Kathmandu Airport. We will always hope to see you again with your family, relative, co-workers and friends.
Before your departure we will love to hear the comment from you to improve our self.
I visited Janakpur thru this travel agency.
i had an amazing experience there. The stay was good and the staff is very helpful and cooperative.
Ashish and MUM
Visited September 2014