Nepal became the 125th country to sign the UNESCO Convention for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage.By being a member of the convention , Nepal recognises that cultural heritage is not limited to material manifestations( monuments, objects), but is extended to the traditions and living expressions inherited from ancestors.The government is committed to safeguard the rich and diverse living heritage( for example, folklore, oral traditions, social rituals, performing arts etc) of the country.
I am not the type of person that would usually take a trip from Beijing to Kathmandu by land. I had no idea what international travel was like or how difficult it can be gaining entry into Tibet. In fact I still don’t because Explore Himalaya made it easy for me.
We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.