Dashain Festival Tour
Welcome to Nepal. At your arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport, our representative will be there to welcome you. You will be taken to the Hotel.
Today is Fulpati – seventh day of Dashain festival. FulPati literally means flowers, leaves and plants. Traditionally, on this day, the royal kailasha, banana stalks, jamara and sugar cane tied with red cloth is brought from Gorkha after a three-day walk, about 169 kilometres away from the Kathmandu Valley and taken to residence of President.
In the evening you will be welcomed with a dinner in one of the typical Nepali restaurant with cultural programs. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Today we visit Bhaktapur – one of the important World Heritage Site of Nepal. Bhaktapur is the city of Newars where you can see many historical places like Palace of Fifty-five Windows, the Golden Gate, Nyatapola Temple, Siddhi Laxmi Temple, Vatsala Durga Temple and many more. After the sightseeing in Bhaktapur, you will be taken to Nagarkot, evening sunset tour and overnight stay at hotel.
Today is Maha Astami – eighth day of Dashain festival. This is the day when the fiercest of Goddess Durga’s manifestations, the blood-thirsty kali, is appeased through the scarify of buffaloes, goats, hens and ducks in temples throughout the nation.
Early Morning Sunrise and Mountain view from Hotel, after breakfast drive back to Kathmandu and sightseeing around Kathmandu city. You will notice many devotees in every temples and heritage sites during the sightseeing due to Dashain festival. Today you will also get opportunity to take around Taleju Temple that is opened only today (once a year). In the evening, you will be enjoying grand Dashain feast with the family. Evening dinner with our company family in Kathmandu and overnight stay at hotel.
Today is Mahanavami – ninth day of Dashain festival. This is the last day of Navaratri. Ceremonies and rituals reach the peak on this day. Today, official military ritual sacrifices are held in one of the Hanuman Dhoka royal palaces, the Kot courtyard.
Today is the main event of Dashain Festival where we will participate in Tika procession from the elder member of the family. Tika of Dashain festival is the form of blessing from goddess durga and the senior member for happiness and prosperity in life along with Jamara.
Today is Tika – tenth day of Dashain Festival. This day is celebrated as the victory of Goddess Durga upon demon Mahishasur. This event of Tika continues for the five days ahead till the full moon i.e. 30th September 2017. During this period, families visit to their relatives to exchange greetings and receive Tika from elders. You will get chance to spend day with family and celebrate by playing cards, fly kite, dance and enjoy the delicious Nepali cuisine etc. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
After exciting celebration of Dashain festival with Nepalese family, Today we will drive to Pokhara- one of the most beautiful citiy of Nepal. It always worth visiting this city while you are in Nepal where you can enjoy most beautiful natural scenery, close views of mountains and various interesting places. Upon arrival at Pokhara, you will check in the hotel. You can rest for sometime or visit lakeside area on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara.
Early morning, you will be taken to Sarangkot for beautiful sunrise and Mountain view. After breakfast you will proceed for Pokhara sightseeing covering Devi’s fall, Gupteshwore cave and Tibetan Refugee Camp. Afternoon Boating on Fewa Lake with Visit Taal Barahi Temple and Peace Stupa behind the Fewa Lake on the top of the green Hill, evening dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara.
After breakfast we will drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu enjoying beautiful natural view and rivers on the way. Upon arrive to Kathmandu visit Soyambhunath Temple, and then check in hotel rest, evening dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Today early morning (Optional Mountain Flight to the Mt. Everest about a hour Flight and Price USD 205 Nett Per Person) then sightseeing tour to Bouddhanath Stupa and Patan Durbar Square and around Patan, afternoon free time for some shopping for you / your friends / family. Then drive to international Airport 3 hours before scheduled flight. It’s time to bid Nepal farewell visit and appreciate your visit to our country Nepal. Hopefully we shall meet again.
IncludesYou will be happily served and facilitated by SEA & SKY TOURS & TRAVELS TREKKING & EXPEDITION with:
- Transport – As Per Group Size, Car/ Van/ Mini Bus/ Sutlej Bus,
- Hotels – 3 star property,
- Tour Guide,
- Meals – AP (Bed / Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner),
- Govt taxes / parking / tolls,
- Monument Entrance Fee.
ExcludesYou will not be facilitated by SEA & SKY TOURS & TRAVELS TREKKING & EXPEDITION for :
- Any Domestic and International Air Fare,
- Tips for Driver and Guide,
- Personal expenses such as Laundry/Phone Call/Mini Bar charges,
- Camera / Video Camera Charges at monuments.
The itinerary listed is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements. We will be pleased if you provide every minor details about your trip.