The Living Goddess of Nepal
Kathmandu, Pokhra, Nagarkot, Sarangkot
7 Nights & 8 Days
This tour is specially designed for travelers who are interested in culture of Nepal and in the life of 'Living Goddess Kumari' of Nepal. Celebrated in the month of September, this grand Nepal festival is one of the most popular of all festivals in Nepal. The highlight of this Nepal festival is the parade of the 'Kumari Devi' (Goddess) through Kathmandu on a special chariot. Although there are many locations and communities in Nepal who have their own Kumari Goddesses, including Patan, Bhaktapur, Bungamati and Newar communities, but the 'Living Goddess - Kumari' of Kathmandu is considered as the Royal Kumari. Through this unique Nepal festival, one can learn about the history behind the celebration of this festival in Nepal. One may even catch a glimpse of the 'Living Goddess' herself and it is believed to bring good fortune. This Nepal festival tour also covers visits to the cultural heritage sites located in Kathmandu, the popular hill station of Nagarkot known for view of the magnificent Himalayas and the scenic city of Pokhara.