Nepal Bhutan Tibet Tour 2020

Nepal Bhutan Tibet Tour 2020

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS


CountryNeapl, Tibet & Bhutan
Duration18 Days
GradeStandard
ServicesFull Board


INTRODUCTION


In the Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet Tour we normally include sightseeing with exploring some of the world’s popular heritage sites, jungle safari, short hiking, City Tour and cultural program. All three countries are rich in cultural aspects and also rich in heritage. So your trip will be lifetime achievement. This all makes your journey meaningful. Our guide will assist you on each steep. 

NEPAL


Nepal is a very special trekking destination. There are trails for all sorts of experience, from easy walks to adventurous and extreme treks. Nepal’s Himalaya also has over 200 mountain peaks above 6000m, which carries immense potential of high altitude activities including peak climbing, skiing and many others. Trek through the lush of green forest, rich in flora and fauna, glaciers and people’s village with exploring Himalayan cultures is the remarkable part of trekking in Nepal. Exploring the vistas of dazzling mountains, majestic waterfalls, breathtaking river and scented forest all together make anyone awe-inspiring, while trekking to Himalayan country Nepal. 

BHUTAN

Since the last 2 decades the kingdom of Bhutan becomes a top touristic destination. It remains one of the last unspoiled gems of the Himalaya. Before the country was closed to foreign visitors until the 1970s. But now it has a beautiful title in the field of tourism. Bhutan has an amazingly preserved traditional Buddhist culture uniquely blended with modern sensibilities. On your five-day journey, you'll visit monasteries, fortresses, and enjoy stunning views as you hike through the mountains

TIBET

Tibet is also considered as “The Roof of The World” due to its high elevation. Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet, which is standing at height of 3665m. So, we as a professional trekking and tour operator always request to go Tibet after visiting Nepal. It may support for acclimations as well. It is hub of Buddhist culture and spiritual values. The southern part of the Tibet is home of some of the high altitude mountains. Also the holy Kailash Manasarovar is located in Tibet. Lhasa Durbar is one of the demanding touristic destination. In Lhasa you will explore very famous Potala Place and Jokhnang Temples etc. The amazing monasteries and people’s culture will make your trip much more valuable. For those who are looking to explore Buddhist culture and monasteries, Tibet is perfect destination.

Day 01: Arrival in Bhutan, Paro and Drive to Thimphu

 

Day 02: Explore Thimphu, Travel to Punakhara


Day 03: Punakha and the Dochu La Pass

 

Day 04: Hike to Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest)


Day 05: Fly to Kathmandu

 

Day 06: Arrival in Kathmandu 


Day 07-08: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

 

Day 09: Fly to Pokhara


Day 10: Explore Pokhara

 

Day 11: Explore Chitwan National Park 


Day 12: Visit The birth place of Lord Buddha

 

Day 13: Back to Bhairahawa and flight to Kathmandu


Day 14: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (Tibet)

 

Day 15: Sightseeing Tour of Lhasa


Day 16: Visit Sera Monastery


Day 17: Visiting the rest places of Lhasa


Day 18: Departure

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 01: Arrival in Bhutan, Paro and Drive to Thimphu

Welcome in Paro Bhutan's capital city, Thimphu, in the foothills of the Himalayas Fly into the town of Paro from Kathmandu. You'll be welcomed by our office representative and your tour guide and driven to Bhutan's capital city of Thimphu. A short briefing about the trip and Thimpu will be provided by guide. 

Day 02: Explore Thimphu, Travel to Punakha

The impressive Punakha Dzong, the former capital of Bhutan Today you'll delve deeper into Bhutanese culture in Thimphu. Go on a half-day tour around the city, stopping at arts workshops and museums, an indigenous medicine hospital, convents and monasteries, the weekend market, and a takin sanctuary. The takin is the national animal of Bhutan and is a large goat-like animal. After lunch, you'll travel to the town of Punakha, about three hours away. You'll drive through thick forest as the road climbs gently up to the Dochu La Pass at an elevation of 10,000 feet (3,050m). Take in the spectacular mountain vistas to the north before continuing down to the sub-tropical Punakha Valley. Here you'll visit the impressive Punakha Dzong, an architectural masterpiece located at the intersection of two rivers. Then later in the afternoon visit the market in town and attend an evening prayer ceremony at the nunnery.

Day 03: Punakha and the Dochu La Pass

View from the Dochu La Pass Wake up early for a short, easy hike to Chimi Lhakhang temple, dedicated to the quirky Buddhist leader Drukpa Kunley. The "fertility temple," as it's sometimes called, is filled with phallic imagery said to ward off evil spirits. Drive back through the Dochu La Pass for more panoramic views of Himalayan peaks along the Tibetan border. You'll get even better views from Lungchutse Lhakhang, up on a hilltop about 1,640 feet (500m) above the Dochu La Pass. Trek for two hours through a rich growth of moss, birch, hemlock, and rhododendron trees to get to the Lungchutse temple. Enjoy a picnic lunch in fresh mountain air before walking downhill to the meditation center at Trashigang Goemba. From here, you'll be picked up and driven back to Paro for the night. 

Day 04: Hike to Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest)

Monastery The sacred Paro Taktsang, also known as the Tiger's Nest Monastery This morning you'll embark upon a full-day hike to the iconic Paro Taktsang, also called the Tiger's Nest Monastery. To reach this 17th century temple complex nestled into the mountainside, you'll climb up a somewhat steep path for one to three hours. If you're not too tired, continue further uphill to visit a few more monasteries off the beaten track. Take in the amazing views of the Paro Valley, and then stop at Bhutan's oldest temple, Khyichu Lhakhang, on the way back down. In the evening, sit down to a lovely farewell dinner with your guide. 

Day 05: Fly to Kathmandu

Today is final day of Bhutan Tour. After lunch we fly to Nepal for second destination. 

Day 06: Arrival in Kathmandu

Welcome to Nepal!

Our representative will receive you from the airport and transfer you to the respective Hotels. Short briefing about further plans in Kathmandu.

Day 07-08: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Explore Kathmandu City.

Kathmandu – Surrounded by four hills – Fulchowki, Chandragiri, Shivapuri and Nagarjuna. Kathmandu valley has three major cities Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan. Situated at the altitude of 4,500 feet above sea level, Kathmandu is home to seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites. During Kathmandu sightseeing period you will visit Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhu Nath, Bauddha Nath, Patan and Bhaktapur.

Day 09: Fly to Pokhara 

Today is very interesting day. We will fly to Pokhara. The 30 minutes flight offers to vew Dazzaling Mountains. Our reprehensive will receive you and team from airport, then they transfer to your hotel. Pokhara is a city of natural beauties and more fresh compare with Kathmandu. We will offer a nice dinner party at Lakeside.

Day 10: Explore Pokhara

The full day we will explore Pokhara city. There are lots of things to explore like pristine lakes, natural caves, temples and museum. We will spend half and hour for boating at Fewa Lake at the evening time. 

Day 11: Explore Chitwan National Park

Chitwan is one of the top touristic destinations of Nepal. After visiting Pokhara, we will drive to Chitwan in 7th day. It takes 2-3 hr drive from Pokhara to Chitwan. So, we move early in the morning for Chitwan. The Jungle Safari is quite popular. For the natural enthauist, this trip may be dram program. The overnight stay at Chitwan National park. The Elephent Safari will offer at Evening time. And you can explore the typical culture program at night. 

Day 12: Visit The birth place of Lord Buddha 

In the early morning we drive to Lumbini, which is 2-3 hr from Chitwan. At the lunch time you will reach to the birth place of lord Buddha. Lumbini is spared in 2.56 sq km with full of divine monastery and stupas. The place is really peace and pristine. 

Day 13: Back to Bhairahawa and flight to Kathmandu

After exploring Lumbini, the trip of Nepal section is ended, if needed we can expand. So, in this day you will drive to Bhairahawa in the morning and fly back to Kathmandu in the daytime. And ready for the next destination. In this day we offer you a short dinner party at Kathmandu. This is final day at Kathmandu, Nepal. 

Day 14: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (Tibet) 

Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa. It takes about an hour flight. once you reach to the Lhasa, our office representative and your guide will receive you and transfer to Hotel. Your guide shortly briefs you about trip. 

Day 15: Sightseeing Tour of Lhasa

After breakfast we will head for the sightseeing tour of Lhasa. In this day you will visit the Potala Palace, which is built at the top of the single hill. After that, we go for Narbulinka, which is known as the Treasure Park. It covers around 360000sq m and is the biggest garden in Tibet made by the human. We then get back to the hotel. 

Day 16: Visit Sera Monastery

Today we will visit Sera Monastery, which is 5 km north.  We start our tour after lunch at hotel. Sera Monastery is is one of the beautiful monasteries where once more than 5000 monks used to stay. At the evening time we will visit to the Jokhang Temple of old Lhasa. It is iconic place of Lhasa.  Further, we will go to Barkhor Market, the religious and social focal point of Lhasa. After that, we will get back to the hotel. Stay overnight. 

Day 17: Visiting the rest places of Lhasa

After breakfast, we will head to visit the rest of Lhasa. We will visit the Tibetan Medical foundation, get back and stay overnight in Lhasa. 

Day 18: Departure

Fly from Lhasa to United Kingdom Departure to your own country (UK).

COST INCLUDES:

  1. Ground transportation: Pick up and drop Airport-Hotel-Airport and as per itinerary.
  2. Flight: Domestic flight and (Bhutan-Nepal and Neapl-Tibet, 3 ways flight)
  3. Hotel accommodation: 5 * Hotel for accommodation, as mentioned in itinerary days
  4. Government Permit: Government permit and local permit, Special area permits
  5. Meal: 3-times meal per day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinner) in each day
  6. Beverage: Tea Coffee, hot water and normal cold drinks 
  7. Guide: A professional tour guide for each country. 
  8. Medical: Group medical supplies (First Aid kit)
  9. Dinner: Farewell Dinner
  10. Visa: Visa information (free of cost) and paper work


THE COST EXCLUDES:

  1. Emergency rescue evacuation if required such as personal accident insurance or Helicopter rescue
  2. Extra luggage and personal trekking gears
  3. Extra porter cost USD 30 per person per day per 20-25K
  4. International Airfares (UK-Bhutan and Lhasa – UK) 
  5. Visa fees
  6. Items of a personal nature such as bar bills telephone calls, laundry, extra mileage and any extra costs incurred due to natural calamities, flight delays etc.
  7. Bottled water during the trek
  8. Personal trekking equipment
  9. Personal insurance, evacuation and medical expenses
  10. Any item not mentioned in the above ‘cost includes’.

more info


  • Tell your guide if you feel uncomfortable while getting high altitude, you may sick by altitude problem.
  • Respect local people and their cultural values, try not to give any negative message on that.
  • Always be creative and ask anything to the local people yourself or through your guide to know about the mysterious himalayan culture and nature.
  • Manage your personal rubbish yourself or through your guide, do not throw any plastic item in open environment.
  • Always follow the rules and regulation of your personal guide

CONTACT US

Chhaya Devi Complex,Ground Floor - Thamel,Kathmandu Nepal

hstadventure@gmail.com

+977-01-5252197 - Sales Office Thamel (NP)

+977-01-4364447 (NP)

+44 7498 200111 (U.K.-What's App)



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