Cultural Tour of Nepal
Nepal Cultural Tour
Nepal is famous for its diversity in culture. The cultural setting from East to west and north to south has its own specialty and importance. The tradition, religion, belief, language, people are the important aspects of culture in Nepal. The holy pilgrimage sites for Hindu and Buddhist, historical monuments reflects the richness of culture in Nepal. Nepal is famous as a heaven for climber and trekkers in whole earth. The country has an extreme rich cultural and religious heritage. Similarly, natural beautiful surrounds which will takes anyone breathe away.Nepal Cultural Tour by Duke Nepal Adventure is the best way to know more about ancient civilization and culture of Nepal.
Duke Nepal’s cultural tour takes you to the exploration of the vibrant Kathmandu valley with its temples, heritage sites and Alley Street in each Durbar squares. In the same time shopping and exploring the old market of Kathmandu helps you in understanding the lifestyle of people in Nepal.
Cultural tour package also includes the outside valley excursion and we take you to Pokahra, Chitwan, Lumbini and Nagarkot.
Pokhara Bazzar is the old Newar city before when it was not linked with Prithvi Highway. Previously,the city used to be the trade route for Butwal and Mustang. Pokhara is the second most popular destination for visitors after Kathmandu. And as well as is main gateway for the trekkers into the Annapurna region. The place is also the headquarters for rafters, kayakers, paragliders, and mountain bikers. Much lower than the capital, at 800m above sea level, the climate is pleasant but occasionally humid. The place is cooler than the plains in summer and warmer than Kathmandu in winter.
The Phewa Tal (Lake), known among locals as the Pokhara shining lake is the main attraction for those visiting. By Dung(Boat) one can reach the Tal Barahi, a Hindu temple to Devi the godesses of strength and power. On the lake side one can find a number of restaurants, bars, hostels and hotels at a startling variety of prices. Across the lake, one can view Macchapucchre (fishtail), in one of the hotels or restaurants that populate its banks. One can also find peacefull nature through hikes and walking in the countryside.
Chitwan National Park is one of the world’s heritage property which lies in the southern part of Nepal. The park contains a Ramsar Site – Beeshazari Tal in its buffer zone. Similarly,it is rich natural area in the Terai region, the subtropical southern part of Nepal. A total of 68 species of mammals, 544 species of birds, 56 species of herpeto fauna and 126 species of fish is recorded in the park. The park is famous for its protection of One Horned Rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tigers, and Gharial Crocodiles.
Birth place of Lord Gautam Buddha lies in the Terai region of Nepal. It is the piligrimage site for the Buddhist which is in the centre of the Rupendhei District. The adventures ten hours of drive from the Kathmandu will take you in the home of number of international monasteries. According to the Buddhist tradition it is the place where queen Mayadevi gave birth to the Siddartha Gautam who achieved enlighten in an around 500BCE. Furthermore, Lumbini has a number of temples which include the Mayadevi Temple. Holy Pond also lies here where the Buddha’s mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth.
Nagarkot located 32 Km east-west of Kathmandu is an ancient fort of the Kathmandu valley. Furthermore,it was built to protect the kingdoms from threats posed by neighboring kingdoms. Later this ancient fort became a summer retreat for the royal family and has now become an international hill station to colloquial.
These all four destination namely Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan and Lumbini are connected via airways making them more accessible for wheel chair users. Similarly these destinations are connected via road ways so anybody has the choice to choose from these two modes of transportation. Tourist bus to Chitwan and Pokhara are available from Kathmandu everyday at 7 AM. Lumbini is accessible from Chitwan through Tourist Bus. In the course of visiting the attractions in these destinations, one can hire bus, car, or jeep as per the need and comfort. Similarly Nagarkot is 2 hrs drive from Kathmandu.
Different level of hotels and restaurants are easily available in these destinations. From budget hotels to star rated hotels, these destinations offers plenty of choice. Lavish food to locally produced foods are available here. There are less no of hotels that are handicapped friendly but the situations are getting better here. KGH group of companies are serving world class food along with world class service in all these destinations. Nagarkot also has been serving the client with the different types of hotels ranging from cheap lodge to star rated hotels.
Duke Nepal Adventure offers this magnificent tour at very reasonable rate making once in a lifetime experience.