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Traditional Wedding Tour (03 days)

Trip Code:NET-SIT-TWT1

  • Trip Type Wedding Package
  • Duration 03 days
  • Grade Easy
  • Max.Altitude
  • Group Size 1
  • Travel Mode Land Transportation
Traditional Wedding Tour

Traditional Wedding Tour

Following are the best and popular packages:
 
Traditional Hindu Wedding
Nepal Environmental Trekking proudly offers traditional Hindu and Buddhist Marriage Ceremony arrangements. The wedding customs of Hindu and Buddhist are most popular among marriage traditions and ceremonies of various ethnic groups and castes of Nepal. The majority of the population in Nepal is Hindu and Buddhist. Both of them deeply believe in traditional marriages as it is supposed to last a life time. It is an unshakable and traditional conviction that such marriages lead to much conjugal happiness and success. It emphasizes on mutual respect and discourages the practice of divorce. 
 
Wedding rituals in Nepal attract many visitors. Some even renew their marriage vows by marrying in the Nepali tradition. We can arrange such traditional marriage ceremonies following the rituals of Hindu and Buddhist religions as per the interest of the couple. 
 
Traditional Hindu wedding ceremonies in Nepal are a major celebration which takes place only in certain months of the year which include mid January to mid-March, mid-April to mid-June and mid-November to mid-December. Highly regarded as a sacrament, Hindu marriages are solemnized in accordance with the VEDAS, the holy scriptures of the Hindu religion that date back several thousand years. One of the notable features of these weddings is that the ceremony is held in the open, under a canopy known as a mandap with a sacred fire in the center and the bride and bridegroom rotating it seven times. The ceremony is carried out by the priest. The groom's party is supposed to arrive at the wedding venue in a procession, so it's good to have a convenient assembly location nearby. 
 
Astrologers decide on auspicious dates of the marriage on the basis of the position of the stars. The Nepali wedding ceremony is grand affair where the bride and bridegroom perform the Puja and take best wishes as well as blessings from friends and family members. The marriage venue is decorated by colorful paper flowers and twinkling lights. A Nepalese bride dresses in the bridal color of red and is bejeweled with gold and precious gems. Traditionally, the bride and groom are escorted to the marriage venue. In a village, the couple reaches the marriage venue on horses or baskets, while in a city marriage the couple arrives at the venue in a decorated car. Music is an essential part of marriages. The traditional music, Pachai Baja and other popular folk songs are played as the Nepali people believe that playing traditional music strengthens the nuptial knot and pleases God. 
 
The best venues where we arrange traditional Hindu marriage ceremonies in Kathmandu are: 
  1. Pashupatinath Temple
  2. Balaju Water Garden
  3. Gujeshwari Temples
  4. Budanilkantha (Narayanthan)
  5. Dakshinkali Temple
  6. Service Exclusive

 

Traditional Buddhist Wedding
These marriages also have unique features. Buddhist weddings in Nepal are sober affairs, with focus on proper marriage rituals. The weddings are usually a big affair, sometimes whole villages are invited along with numerous extended families .
 
Buddhist marriages are performed at monastery. Traditional dress is worn by both bride and groom, and Lama (Monk) performs the customary puja (worship) to solemnize the wedding. The butter lamps are lit at the monastery during wedding day which lends a magical touch to the ceremony. Traditional music infuses a soothing and mystical ambience to the ceremony. 
 
The best venues where we arrange traditional Buddhist marriage ceremonies in Kathmandu are:
  1. Kopan Monastery
  2. Monastery at Swayambhunath
  3. Monastery at Boudhanath

 Trip code: NET-SIT-TWT1
 Trip Rating
 Trip Duration 03 days
 Trip Type: Wedding Package
 Trip Grade: Easy
 Min. Group Size 1
 Trip Start: Kathmandu
 Trip Ends: Kathmandu
 Best Season: All Season
 Transportaion: Land Transportation
 Meals: 3 Meals a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
 Acommodation: 2-3 Star Hotel Accomodation in Kathmandu.
  Additional Information

This Trip itself is not a tour or trekking trips but is a Special Package where we arrange the Hindu Marriage or Buddhist Marriage ceremony as per your interest. Trip duration and Cost may varry according to the destination and the arrangements.

No Itenerary

The Trip includes following services:
  • All airport pick-up and drop-off services by private A/C car or van
  • One Tour guide
  • All meals 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Accommodation during Trip
  • Entry permit for Conservaton Area if needed.
  • First aid kit
  • One farewell dinner with live cultural performance at authentic Nepali restaurant on the last evening
  • Souvenir (t-shirt, mug, pen, bag, etc.)

The Trip does not include:
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Drinks, beverages, hot shower, etc.
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips
  • Meals & hotel accommodation in Kathmandu

Note: There are different categories of Hotels in Kathmandu ranging from budget to 5 star hotels. We are happy to arrange your hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per your interest and budget. Please inform us in advance about the type or category or price range of hotel that you would like to stay in.

 

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