Nepal Epic festival tour offers some of the unique festival tours of the world. Nepal is also a country full of festivals and celebrations. In fact, in the Nepali calendar, you will count more festivals than days available in a year. Within a day there is more than one festival happening in different parts of Nepal.
Below is a list of some of the Nepal Festival tour that you can take part in. Be sure to check out the Nepal Festival tour dates. Parikrama Treks can offer you a special tour to get you connected with the festival. You can check out the major festival listed below on a tour.
Navabarsha is Nepalese New Year’s Day, which is a national holiday celebration. Nepal follows its own calendar and it is 57 years older than the international calendar. For festivals, daily life, and occasion’s Nepalese people use own calendar. During this festival Living goddess, Kumari visits the outside world.
Tihar is a festival of lights. It lasts for five days. At this festival, we celebrate crow dog, ox, cow, and brothers. This festival is in mid-October/early November. During this time all house is lit with lights.
Mani Rimdu is one of the biggest festivals of the Sherpas people of the Khumbu region. It takes place during the full moon of the ninth month of the Tibetan calendar (around November). To mark the festival, Sherpas from the Khumbu region gather at Tengboche Monastery. Sherpa from lower Khumbu gathers in Chiwang Khop Monastery. This festival lasts for 3 days.
Nepal festival tour also has the greatest celebration of one day. During this time Hindu devotees from all around the world come to Nepal. During this day Marijuana is legal for consumption also.
Dashain is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus in Nepal. This festival lets us remember the glorious victory of Good over Evil. During that time Goddess Durga’s slain a terrible demon Mahisasura. This festival lasts for more than 10 days. To enjoy this festival, you need to visit the home of locals.
Nepal festival tour also offers one with a festival of color. This is a festival of colors and celebrates in harmony with nature and gods. The festival is popular in Kathmandu and in the Terai belt of Nepal. Both Nepal and India celebrate this festival.
Below is the list of Nepal Epic Festival tour that you can take part in with parikrama Treks.
This trek takes us to the High Mountain of the Khumbu Region. One can also take part in Lowe Khumbu for this festival.
This festival takes us to Upper Mustang. This festival also lasts for 3 days.
This Nepal festival tour also takes us to mustang Valley. At this festival, we enjoy watching horse riding and archery competitions. Foreigners can also take part in it.
This festival is a Newari festival of Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur. To celebrate this festival one needs to arrive in Nepal during Nepali New Year.