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Himalayan Countries: Nepal and Bhutan

Himalayan Countries: Nepal and Bhutan

Experience the two great kingdoms great kingdom of the Himalayas - Nepal and Bhutan and their unique cultures and traditions on this rare itinerary with the Himalayan Experts. The Himalayan range containing some of the highest peaks of the world that has been remained great center of attractions for Adventure Seekers and explores. In a nutshell, Nepal is a land of geographic icons, historic adventurers and monumental landscapes. Its sits in the shadow of Everest but shines with myriad treasures. Whereas Bhutan is one of the world’s most traditional and culturally rich lands of the world. To the local people traditional values, environmental preservation and good governance takes precedence over material things.

Brief description of cities.

Kathmandu: Capital and largest municipality of Nepal – Located at a height of 1,400 m - surrounded by four major hills: Shivapuri, Phulchoki, Nagarjun, and Chandragiri – Hub of country’s economy

Pokhara: Second largest city of Nepal – Located 200 Kms from Kathmandu - Due to its proximity to the Annapurna mountain range, the city is also a base for trekkers undertaking the Annapurna Circuit through the ACAP region of the Annapurna ranges in the Himalayas.

Thimphu: Capital and the largest city of Bhutan - Only capital city in the world that does not have traffic lights - Main center of Commerce, Religion and Government in the country - Most modern city of Bhutan and has abundance of restaurants, internet cafes, nightclubs and shopping center. It is one of the few cities of Bhutan having ATM facilities. 

Paro: Small town in the western part of Bhutan - Also home to Paro Airport, Bhutan’s only International Airport - The valley has many isolated small villages and is known for red rice - Also home to most of Bhutan’s oldest temples and monasteries.

Punakha and Wangdue: Punakha and Wangdue is located in the same valley. These two places are located within a distance of 13 km. Punakha was the capital of Bhutan and the seat of government until 1955 - The valley is fed by the Pho Chhu and the Mo Chhu rivers - It is one of very few places in Bhutan which offers Rafting facilities - It is the winter seat of the Je Khenpo (Chief Abbot) and the monk body at present.

Trip Facts

Our aim is to ensure that the travel to Bhutan in combination with Nepal is a "Life Time Experience" for our guests. Except the overnight destination, the itineraries are flexible and can be modified as per the convinience and the requirement of our guests.

Travel type: Cultural / Photography / Religous

Pick up: Kathmandu

Drop: Paro

Duration: 10 Nights/ 11 Days

Destinations: Paro,Thimphu,Punakha/Wangdue,Kathmandu,Pokhara

Possible Departures:

Throughout the year.

The departures would depend upon flight schedule and seats availability. 

In case of unavailability of rooms in the desired hotels or to accomodate any exigencies, we reserve the right the modify the itinerary as may be needed to confirm the booking.

If a particular sight seeing is closed because of Government Holiday and other occasions, we would provide, alternate sightseeing in its place to capture and experience Bhutan.

Valued Added Services:

We can provide following additional valued added experiences in Bhutan at additional cost wherever applicable -

  • Candle Light Dinner.
  • Picnic lunch at Riverside.
  • Preaching session by the Monk followed by blessing ceremony.
  • Archery Session.
  • Traditional Hot Stone Bath in a rural home.
  • Traditional Cultural Show for 1 hour.
  • Evening with Bhutanese family in farm house, dinner and local ara experience.
  • Ara (Rice liquor) brewing lessons.
  • Overnight Home Stay, where experience local life, learn to cook Bhutanese Dishes, learn about Bhutanese Life and interact with host family, join family in their daily activities.
  • Village walk to experience Rural Bhutanese life.
  • Bhutan Culinary Session.
  • Apple harvesting & plucking tours in Paro (Main Season – End of September)
  • Traditional Gho & Kira wearing session.
  • Personalized Stamps.
  • Traditional wedding to renew the vows.
  • Camping options at Thimphu (outskirts), Paro, Punakha and Haa.
  • Experience Rafting at Punakha.
  • One side bicycle between Thimphu – Paro and return by vehicle.
  • Day excursion on Royal Enfield Motor Bikes to Chele La Pass.
  • Additional day hiking options in Thimphu, Paro, Punakha and Gangtey.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1. Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 2. Kathmandu Sightseeing

Day 3. Kathmandu – Pokhara

Day 4. Pokhara Sightseeing

Day 4. Pokhara - Kathmandu

Day 6. Kathmandu Airport – Paro – Thimphu

Day 7. Thimphu Sightseeing

Day 8. Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue

Day 9. Punakha/Wangdue – Paro

Day 10. Paro Sightseeing & Hike to Taktsang

Day 11. Departure