A cultural tour in Nepal is one of the popular activities that one can enjoy in Nepal during your stay. With the rich cultural and natural diversity, the country attracts thousands of travelers all around the world. The long history, historical monuments, fascinating art, and jovial nature of Nepalese people always find their way to make your trip exciting and memorable in every way. Further, traversing each corner of Nepal, from east to west and north to south, you will get to experience different cultures, traditions, beliefs, customs, and language, which reflects the rich culture of Nepal in every aspect.
Unlike the normal trekking and hiking trip in Nepal, the cultural tour lets you spend more time with the local people, therefore, people who are willing to explore more about the culture of Nepal should definitely join the cultural trip in Nepal. Besides the magnificent views of the Himalayas, a cultural tour to the Himalayan region of Nepal offers you the opportunity to know more about the culture and lifestyle of the legendary Sherpas, who have an image of being courageous, hard-working, brave, and helpful. Knowing these Sherpas from close is truly an outstanding experience for anyone. In the mid-hills of Nepal, you will encounter Tamang, Magar, and Gurung people, whereas the lower hills of Nepal are inhabited mostly by the Brahmins and Chhetris. Furthermore, by visiting the Terai region of Nepal, you will get insight into the living style and tradition of various ethnic groups, including Tharu, Madhesis, and many others. Depending on the place where you visit, you will also get to participate in various festivals during your cultural tour in Nepal. No matter wherever you visit in Nepal, the exotic culture, serene ambiance and the overwhelming hospitality of people of various ethnic groups rejuvenate your mind and soul.
Just a day tour in the Kathmandu Valley only lets you immerse yourself in the deep history and culture of Nepal. Each of the UNESCO world heritage sites, includingPashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, and Patan Durbar Square gives you an enchanting glimpse of Nepalese history and culture. In Kathmandu, most of the settlement is of Newari tribes, so staying here you can know more about the Newari culture and traditions. If you want to explore more, then the tranquil beauty of Pokhara is always there to give you the full satisfaction of a cultural and natural tour. Those who prefer to learn more about Buddhism can extend their Nepal cultural tour to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Moreover, few hours of drive from Lumbini, there comes the Chitwan National Park, where you can witness diverse flora and fauna, including the endangered One-horned rhino, Bengal tiger, and many more. Spending a night at Chitwan, you can enjoy Tharu cultural dance.
Apart from all the above, the more interesting fact about Nepal is that the number of villages here is far more than the number of city areas. Hence, if you want to explore real Nepal and Nepalese culture, then you should not limit your visit to the city areas only. As most of the villages of Nepal has still maintained the natural and cultural beauty, you will never regret your decision of booking the cultural tour in Nepal. Walking just one or two kilometers from the road areas, you will find yourself a couple of hundred years back in time. If you are for long days in Nepal, then the Annapurna, Langtang, and Everest region of Nepal can be the perfect destination for a cultural tour in this Himalayan country.