The Himalayas not only offer tiring adventure treks but also a lot of cultural and spiritual destinations that are not very physically demanding. The cultural tours are usually guided tours in small or large groups where you mostly stick to city areas and travel with your private transport for sightseeing. Cultural Tours in the Himalayas take you mostly to popular UNESCO world heritage sites in Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, and India. Cultural tours are opportunities to get closer to the local people, cultures, and traditions.
Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet, and India have some of the biggest Hindu and Buddhist temples and spiritual destinations. The spiritual tours in the Himalayas would comprise of destinations like Pashupatinath, Lumbini, Varanasi, Tigers Nest monastery, Potala Palace, Mount Kailash, and Mansarovar, and many more. Most of these trips can be done throughout the year with exception of high-altitude destinations not accessible in the wintertime. The visitors on this trip are of different budgets as these trips can be very flexible with a variety of accommodation and modes of transport available. Cultural and spiritual trips in the Himalayas help people familiarize themselves with many aspects of the Indus valley civilization and the Tibetan culture in many ways.