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Trip Overview of LGBTQIA+ Travel Nepal

Enjoying the surroundings and beauty of nature need no choice of sexual orientation. We will help you to enjoy your life through some amazing treks. There are many travel companies in Nepal but only a few of them can arrange gay and lesbian travel-friendly tours.  Along with hundreds of other trekking inside Nepal above, the Himalayan will now be offering the tour package for LGBT people. Visitors can explore and visit Nepal through adventure, pilgrimage, meditation, natural therapy, culture, food.

Gay Tours in Nepal, Lesbian Tours in Nepal, Lesbian vacation in Nepal, Gay Adventure travel in Nepal, Lesbian adventure tour in Nepal, Gay and Lesbian alternative family vacation are some of the trekking packages for LGBT visitors. Nepal has become an LGBT-friendly tourist destination, which is why it is the most popular tourist destination for gay and lesbian couple in Asia. The great Himalayas and the cultural beauty of Nepal have caught the eye of every community.

Group gay and lesbian travels are also getting quite famous. LGBT visitors love to spend their holidays in peaceful surroundings. Nepalese people welcome people from LGBT and treat them with hospitality without any discrimination or judgment. In addition to this, you are very safe to travel to Nepal. The tourism board has been positive and encouraging LGBT tourism. Thus, Nepal is a desirable destination for LGBT people around the world. Furthermore, Nepal is the perfect combination, as you can practice yoga and mediation in the peaceful environment of the Himalayas and spend the night partying at clubs in Kathmandu and Pokhara city.

When was LGBT Gay and Lesbian travel in Nepal started?

Nepal’s journey in accepting LGBTQIA+ has been quite a revolution, with the amendment of the new constitution the rights for LGBT were established. The Ministry of Tourism & Civil Aviation & the Nepal Tourism Board {NTB} in 2007 declared to support the LGBT tourism program. Since then many gay and lesbian couple have enjoyed their time in Nepal. Nepal’s government has been supporting various programs for the LGBT community in Nepal.

The Supreme Court has a guarantee to protect the right of the LGBT community. Although Nepal has been a democratic country the right of sexual minorities has come a long way. However, in the present context, Nepalese people have become more open about these things. They respect everybody’s choice of sexual orientation, that’s why people from the LGBT community has been traveling Nepal to enjoy the natural beauty, adventurous activities, hiking, trekking, climbing, rafting, pilgrimage, culture, food, etc. you can freely enjoy the rights of LGBT in Nepal like any other countries around the world.

Above the Himalayan, gives special welcome and arrange the best travel Gay and Lesbians. We as a travel company have been trying to improve the understanding of people regarding LGBTQ. Earlier many gays and lesbians people who love traveling could not travel the world just because of their choice of sexual orientation. Now they can travel around the world like everybody else. Nepal is one of the few counties in Asia, which have been encouraging and promoting gay and lesbian travel.

Advantage of Gay and Lesbian travel in Nepal

  • No discrimination

Nepalese people are known in the world for their kind hearts and hospitality. You will not be judged and discriminated against for who you are. Although the LGBT community of Nepal had to go through a lot in the past now people are getting educated about sexual preference. The constitution of Nepal in 2007 granted the right for LGBT people. You will be welcomed and treated with equal respect as another tourist.

  • Trained employee

There might be many situations where the employee and other people can be very insensitive toward gay and lesbian tourists. The tourism industry of Nepal is very hospitable and educated. The destination for gay and lesbian travel are some of the most famous places so, the majority of people are educated and treat everyone equally.

  • Safe traveling destination

Nepal is the third safest country in South Asia to travel to. The crime rates of Nepal are very low. Almost all people of the LGBTQIA+ community find Nepal a very safe and enjoyable country. People are very welcoming and kind towards the tourist. You can communicate with the local people and get to know about the place. Many people still do not know about LGBT, but once they surely will understand.

  • Different packages

Many travel companies are adding gay and lesbian travel packages. People can travel to Nepal with their loved ones. We offer different package deals for LGBT travelers. You can travel in a group with your friends or with your partner. You can choose a suitable package according to your wish. If you want, then you can add more places to your package and extend your travel.


Detailed Itinerary of LGBTQIA+ Travel Nepal

When you arrive in neap, our team will give you a warm welcome pick you up at Tribhuwan international airport. Then we will take you to the hotel where you can rest. At the time of a dinner, we will give, you detailed information about the itinerary and other descriptions of this trek.

Kathmandu is the culturally rich city of Nepal. There are hundreds of small and big temples inside Kathmandu valley. You will be visiting some of the famous and historical tourist destinations in Kathmandu.  Hanuman Dhoka Square is a quite famous spot, at the southern end of this palace, there is kumari House. Kumari is the only living goddess of Hindus and she lives inside the kumari palace. After that moving further, you can roam around Asan Bazar. Asan Bazar is the flea market and exploring Asan, you will be going back to your hotel.

Today,  you will be going to Chitwan. Enjoying the ride and beautiful trail, you will reach the fantastic city of Chitwan.  Chitwan national park was the first national park opened in Asia. One of the finest wildlife reserves of Nepal also lies in Chitwan. You will be staying in Chitwan for 2 days so, make sure you do a jungle safari.  You will stay at the hotel with great views of the Rapti River.

Chitwan is widely famous for its wildlife and natural their natural habitat. Chitwan national park is the place that you must visit if you go to Chitwan. The famous animal of Chitwan is an elephant, so you can visit animals in the national park sitting on an elephant is back. This giant animal makes your ride more enjoyable without disturbing other animals. One elephant can carry four people at once so; you can enjoy the ride with your partners.  Along with various other animals, you might get a glance at the rare Bengal tiger.  There is also a river where you can see an elephant bathing and a crocodile resting on its bank.

After enjoying yourself with your partner at Chitwan it’s time for you to move to the most famous touristic place Pokhara. Pokhara is a city of tourists and lakes. You can get a view of various mountains from Pokhara. The best experience in Pokhara is to watch the great Annapurna range while boating in Fewa Lake. The clean water of Fewa Lake reflects mountains covered with white snow. If you are lucky enough then, you can get a spectacular view of the sun setting behind the Annapurna range.

We will drive to Phedi from Pokhara about an hour drive and start the trek the first part of the trek is climbing hills and after 3 hours of hiking, we will reach Dhampus. This trek is short but indeed most enjoyable and relaxing.  You will get connected with the clean and beautiful nature on the trail.  Damphus is the place for the settlement of British Gorkha.

The distance between Pokhara and Damphus is 20 km. it will take about 3 to 4 hours to reach Pokhara. Since you have a lot of time, you can hike to the world peace stupa. Tourist tends to visit this stupa. Another place to visit in Pokhara is David falls. You can click photographs there and enjoy.

It is time for you to get back to Kathmandu. Either you can take a flight to Kathmandu or you can drive. It takes 7 hours of drive to reach Kathmandu from Pokhara. On the way, if you have enough time then you can visit the holy Manakamana temple by cable car

This is the last free day. If you have a late flight then you can go shopping and roam around Kathmandu.  We will leave you at the airport and hope to see you for further LGBT trekking.

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LGBT events in Nepal

Different organizations organize many events to educate people about LGBT.  Pride event takes place every year to celebrate the sexual orientation of every individual.  Nepal’s pride March day falls on 29 June.  During this, event people come together and launch a parade in the street of Kathmandu. Another big event falls during the time between August and September. The blue diamond society organizes a program on the day of Gai Jatra.  People celebrate this day by wearing colorful clothes and makeup. They dance, sing on the street, and celebrate love. People roam around and demand equal respect for gay and lesbians.


After the global pandemic, Covid 19 hit the entire world, you must get the vaccination.  As per the Nepal government, you should be vaccinated before you conduct any travel and tourism activity.  It is better that you are fully vaccinated before you arrive in Nepal. In addition to this, you should carry a vaccination card to show proof that you are vaccinated.  A vaccination card is very important if you want to go to any public place.  Furthermore, people traveling to Nepal should have received routine vaccinations for things like measles, mumps, and chickenpox, along with vaccinations for hepatitis A, hepatitis B, etc.


Tips are the general way of saying thank you. Remember that tipping is voluntary and given if good services are provided. Generally, people provide tips at the end of their trip. If you are a traveling in-group then all members contribute for the tip. Furthermore, you can tip for guide and porter as per your wish. Normally, people tend to provide 5% to 10% tips. Tipping is not expected everywhere in Nepal, there is no compulsion for tipping.

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