11th Chitwan Mahotsav to begin from Monday

Chitwan Mahotshav 2073 will kick off at Naryanghat on Monday with a host of events ranging from trade fair, cultural shows, food festival and water sports. The 11th edition of the festival, which will continue till January 18, is being organised by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Chitwan (CCIC) in collaboration with District Development Committee of Chitwan and Bharatpur Sub-metropolitan City to promote local trade and tourism. The festival being held on the banks of the Narayani River will showcase local agricultural and industrial products, and traditional cuisines in 475 stalls. Other attractions of the event are cultural and literary shows, and water sports, such as rafting. One of the highlights of the festival is different food products … Continue Reading……..

Visit Nepal-Europe 2017 campaign on the cards

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has announced it will celebrate and campaign 2017 as a Visit Nepal Year in Europe. The announcement came at a function held in Kathmandu on Saturday to mark NTBs anniversary. NTB said it made the announcement as part of promoting Nepal as a tourism destination and with the aim of bringing a maximum number of tourists from European countries. The campaigns primary goal is to increase the number of tourists visiting Nepal in 2017 from Europe by 30 percent to 40 percent compared to 2016. Tourists coming from Europe have contributed significantly to Nepals tourism industry, Nepal Tourism Board CEO Deepak Raj Joshi said. We hope to increase this momentum further by celebrating 2017 as Visit … Continue Reading……..


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Pokhara Street Festival Set to Welcome New Year 2017

The 18th edition of Pokhara Street Festival is set to welcome new year 2017 and bid farewell to year 2016. The festival is being organized by the Restaurant and Bar Association of Nepal(REBAN) Pokhara from December 28 to Jan 1. This years edition of the festival is under the banner Lets eat in the streets, dance and revel. At a press conference , Festivals Coordinator, Gopi Bahadur Bhattarai, said the 18th edition of the street festival being held annually during the same time and for the same period of time will bear the banner Lets eat in the streets, dance and revel. REBAN Pokhara Chairman, Chau Bahadur Gurung, said the street festival will span 3.5 km from Lakeside to Sahid … Continue Reading……..

13th Chitwan Elephant Festival begins in Sauraha

The festival began with the eye-catching procession of bedecked elephants that originated from the eastern sector of the Chitwan National Park and passed through Sauraha. A Tharu cultural rally was also the part of the inaugural session of the festival. The nine various programs including elephant ‘fast walk’ tournament, elephant Polo, a football match among elephant calves, cart race, elephant painting, picnic for elephants, a cultural program and a boat riding competition are the parts of the festival. The festival is the continuity of the Elephant Race Tournament that used to be held in Sauraha 12 years ago. Visit: Kathmandu to Chitwan Tour Packages with Samrat Tours & Travels