Some common Culture Shocks a Tourist may face in Nepal

Some common culture shocks a tourist or foreigner may encounter while visiting Nepal. A Tourist’s Guide to Nepal


Culture Shock (n) ~ the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes.

A Tourist’s Life in Nepal

Sadhus seen at Kathmandu

Nepal is one of the most recognized South Asian nation throughout the world for its natural and archaeological riches and ancient culture and arts. The historical palaces, towering Himalaya peaks, scenic landscapes and rare religious artifacts are the major USPs of this small landlocked nation. With availability of varying ethnic tribes, every region of Nepal is unique and distinct in terms of lifestyle and culture.

A life of a foreigner in Nepal can come with many unseen difficulties due to drastic difference in lifestyle and culture. Culture shocks are common for tourists who have recently landed in Nepal. Despite, all the minor difficulties one might concur during the visit, the nation and its people are sure to offer the…

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