So much in Asia depends on the calendar. In February in Beijing, more than 20 million people all set off fireworks to celebrate Chinese New Year. In Nagaland in India, tribes from all over the region meet to compete, dance, and celebrate. In Thailand, spectators look on as celebrants perform bizarre rituals at the Nine Emperor Gods Festival.
With an intimate and unique knowledge of Asian culture, Remote Lands knows the importance of experiencing culture the right way. Whether you want an up-close view of the Sing-Sing festival in the Asaro Valley of Papua New Guinea or a quiet walk through the Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan, Remote Lands can give travelers the best possible experience on their celebrations throughout Asia.

Independence Day


This two-day holiday celebrated every December 16th and 17th is the most important day on the national calendar which commemorates the nation’s independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. The day is marked by festivities in the presidential palace, traditional yurt tents are set up across villages serving local delicacies, and locals dress up in traditional dress.

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