Dashain Festival Tour - 11 – 15 October 2013
Our Dashain Festival tour is special cultural tour in Nepal during the national festival Dashain. This program provides you to know the Nepal and Nepalese culture by observing the faith and festival of Nepali people their hospitality, joy and happiness.
Dashain is the biggest festival and national festival. This is the festival of victory and all around Nepal is celebrated. In Dashain festival people gather in their native place, return from overseas and county part to celebrate. The main attraction of Dashain is putting Tika and Jamara and receive blessing from the elders.
Dashain the longest festival falls in 11 -15 October in this year 2013. The main celebration is held on 11 – 15 October. Vijaya Dashaimi the main day of Dahain is on 14 of Octber, this day is called as Tika day. This day symbolizes the victory of the good over the evil.
During the dashain festival, all the government and private offices remain closed for 5 days. Durga Bhawani, the goddess of power is worship in this festival. This is the festival of Hindus, even though all religious communities celebrate this festival and it is the festival of peace, prosperous and harmony.
If you are planning to tour in Nepal during this period and want to celebrate Dashain festival in village of Nepal or in town. Life Dream Adventure organizes everything for you. We have the following program for Dashain tour in Nepal.
Dashain Festival tour Program
10 Oct 2013: You will arrive in Kathmandu airport and we will transfer you to hotel in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu
11Oct 2013: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu city including Pashupatinath temple, Swoyambhunath temple, Boudhatha, Kathmandu Durbar Square & Patan Durbar Square, Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu
12 Oct 2013: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhading Gajuri village, home-stay at village. Today celebrate the "Asthami" with locals
13 Oct 2013 : Enjoy full day with local people, play ping (swing) and sightseeing around the village. Stay at home
14 Oct 2013 : Celebrate Bijaya Dashami and put Tika on forehead and receive blessings from the elders.
15 Oct 2013 : Drive back to Kathmandu or continue to Pokhara for more celebration
Note: You can adjust your time for Dashain festival on your suitable time. The major days of Dashain are 12, 13 and 14 of October this year.