Top 5 Dashain Festival Tour itineraries in Nepal

17, Oct 2023 |

For travellers seeking an immersive experience delving into the unique culture, traditions, rituals, and festivals of Nepalese communities, the Grand Dashain Festival Tour is a perfect choice.

Nepal is a remarkably diverse country, boasting a rich tapestry of cultures, traditions, festivals, rituals, history, and artistic expressions. With its mosaic of religions and ethnic groups, Nepal annually celebrates over a hundred festivals, each with its own unique customs and celebrations. Dashain, also known as Bijaya Dashami, stands out as a grand festival in Nepalese culture, symbolizing the triumph of good over evil. This vibrant celebration transcends religious boundaries, uniting people from Hindu, Buddhist, and Kirati backgrounds in an extravagant spectacle, making it an ideal focal point for a Dashain Festival Tour in Nepal.

For travellers seeking an immersive experience delving into the unique culture, traditions, rituals, and festivals of Nepalese communities, the Grand Dashain Festival Tour is a perfect choice. The grandeur of Dashain unfolds over 15 days, commencing with Ghatasthapana, or the ceremonial sowing of jamara. This special day sees priests offering their reverence to the sacred Kalash filled with holy water. The festival is celebrated for 15 days; days 1, 7, 8, 9, and 10 hold particular significance, marked by elaborate customs and festivities. Here, we present the top 5 Dashain festival tour packages, offering the opportunity to explore authentic local destinations and partake in a genuine Dashain experience.

Nepal Hiking Adventure Company

Celebrate the main festival of Nepalese with Nepal Hiking Adventure Company, where the price includes private transportation for arrival and departure, three daily meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) using locally available options, accommodation in village sharing rooms or tents (subject to availability), a two-night stay in Kathmandu with a bed and breakfast plan, a first aid kit, the option to use the company's duffel bag if required, all relevant official fees and taxes, all ground transportation based on the group's size, and necessary entrance fees.


Day 1: October 21, 2023: Arrival day in Kathmandu

Day 2: October 22, 2023: Drive to Dhading Beshi and Travel to Jyamrung Village

Day: 3–23 October 2023: Village Exploration

Day: October 24, 2023 Celebrating Dashain with local people.

Day 5: October 25, 2023, Drive to Kathmandu from Dhading

Day 6: Departure on October 26, 2022

For more information, contact:

(+977) 9851087391

Day Tours Nepal

Embark on a remarkable journey with Day Tours Nepal to immerse yourself in Nepal's grandest and most extravagant festival, Dashain. This two-week-long tour is designed to fully capture the essence of Dashain by taking you to temples within Kathmandu and the picturesque villages on the valley's outskirts, where the true festivities come alive. During your adventure, you'll have the unique opportunity to reside with local families and partake in the holiday just as they do, creating an authentic and unforgettable experience.


Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu, Nepal.

Day 02: Ghatasthapan: Unesco Heritage Sites Tour

Day 03: Historical and UNESCO Heritage Tour, Nagarkot

Day 4: Nagarkot-Kathmandu- Fly to Pokhara

Day 5: Sightseeing in Pokhara

Day 06: Pokhara Drive to Ghandruk Village

Day 07: Ghandruk, Pokhara, and Bandipur

Day 08: From Bandipur Drive to Gorkha

Day 09: Kathmandu, Dakshinkali Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square

Day 10: Vijayadashami, the final day of the Dashain Festival

Day 11: Final Depature

For more information, contact:

WhatsApp:+977 9813952417


Satori Adventures

Enjoy the Dashain with Satori Adventures with the following itinerary:


Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu

Day 02: Take a one-hour mountain flight to witness the stunning panorama of snowy peaks over 8000 meters and numerous peaks over 6000 meters. Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, including Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, and Swayambhunath. Overnight in a hotel

Day 03: Travel to Pokhara, either by a 7-hour bus ride or a 25-minute flight. Enjoy a relaxing boat ride on Phewa Lake. Overnight in a hotel

Day 4: Hike to Sarangkot to relish breathtaking views of Annapurna, Fishtail, and Dhaulagiri Mountains. Overnight in a hotel

Day 05: Celebrate the main day of Dashain by descending to Naudanda, where you'll be hosted by local families. Partake in the Dashain festival traditions, receive Tika and Jamara blessings from elders, savor delicious meals, and spend the night with local hosts.

Day 06: Drive back to Pokhara and explore the city, visiting attractions like Davis Falls, the Mountain Museum, and the Peace Pagoda. Enjoy a boat ride on Phewa Lake. Overnight in a hotel

Day 07: Travel from Pokhara to Kathmandu, either by a 7-hour tourist bus journey or a 25-minute flight. Enjoy a farewell dinner with a cultural program in the evening. Overnight in a hotel

Day 08: Transfer to the airport for your departure or consider joining other available programs.

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Nepal Trekking in Himalaya

Enjoy the Dashain with Nepal Trekking in Himalaya with the following itinerary:


Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu.

Day 2: Explore sacred sites in Kathmandu, including Pashupati, Boudha, and Swayambu. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 3: Drive to Pokhara, a picturesque lakeside town. Overnight in Pokhara

Day 4: Discover cultural gems in Pokhara, such as Bindyabasini Temple, Gupteswor Mahadev, Davis Fall, and the Peace Stupa. Overnight in Pokhara

Day 5: Return to Kathmandu by flight.

Day 6: Visit Bhaktapur, Panauti, and Dhulikhel, exploring traditional towns and heritage sites. Overnight in Dhulikhel

Day 7: Explore Namobuddha, a Buddhist holy place, with the option of a meditation briefing. Overnight in Dhulikhel

Day 8: Return to Kathmandu and witness the Phulpati celebration at Kathmandu Durbar Square. Optional spa or personal activities in the afternoon. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 9: Enjoy a mountain flight for stunning Himalayan views, visit Taleju temple, and observe the Asta Matrika dance in Patan. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 10: Experience a traditional Tika celebration with a Nepali family on the final day of Dashain. Free afternoon. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 11: A free day for personal activities

Day 12: Depart from Kathmandu for your return flight.

For more information, contact:

(+977-1) 4435454, +977 9841135885

Adventure Nepal Eco Treks

Adventure Nepal Eco Treks offers meticulously crafted holiday packages that cater to all your family's needs, ensuring a chance to revel in the splendor of the mountains. The packages encompass breathtaking natural beauty and culturally rich villages along the way.

Our tour programs are tailored to meet your family's unique requirements, aiming to minimize travel time in alignment with your schedule. We prioritize maximizing relaxation time and providing a plethora of exciting and engaging activities suitable for every family member. This journey also presents a golden opportunity to delve into Nepal's rare and captivating culture, creating an unforgettable experience for a lifetime.


Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing

Day 3: Kathmandu to Nagarkot

Day 4: Kathmandu to Chitwan

Day 5: A full day in China

Day 6: Chitwan to Pokhara

Day 7: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Day 8: Return home from Nepal

For more information contact:

+977-01-4365401,+977 9851082358

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