Tigers Nest (3190m)
Private Vehicle / Flight
This Nepal Bhutan Tour-11 days takes you on a journey into the mystic Himalayan nations of Nepal (the center for Hinduism) and Bhutan (land of Mahayana Buddhism). Nepal is famous for its age-old temples, monasteries and ethnic diversity. Apart from this, it is the 2nd richest country in terms of freshwater resources. As a matter of fact, you can find a large diversity in flora and fauna as well.
Bhutan lies between two giant countries India and China. It is a small yet a Monarch nation. It has set one of the best examples in the world for the protection of the environment and ethnicity. This 7-day tour of Bhutan provides you an insight into the life of Bhutanese people, culture and the model of development Bhutan is developing. The country of gross happiness index, this small kingdom has preserved its own style of Buddhism. This combined tour of Nepal and Bhutan can be an eye-opener for every westerner as these two countries in the lap of the Himalayas have a very distinct lifestyle and traditions.
The commencing point of this trip is the capital city of Nepal i.e. Kathmandu. We take you to the UNESCO World Sites for the sightseeing in Kathmandu. It is then followed by the amazing trip to Pokhara. In Pokhara, we take you for the sightseeing in Davis fall, Gupteshwor cave, Bindabasani temple, Tibetan refugee camp and Seti River gorge.
For your information, Pokhara is the city of Lake Paradise.
From Pokhara, we get back to Kathmandu and head towards Nagarkot. Nagarkot is one of the nearest destinations from Kathmandu, to have the close yet the mesmerizing view of the snow-peaks.
Nagarkot is one of the best places to do the short hike.
Our next destination in Bhutan. The first day we land at Paro International Airport, then go for the sightseeing. The next day, we go for the excursion to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery, which is amazingly located by the side of the cliff. In the afternoon, we drive to the capital city Thimpu. We will go for the sightseeing the same evening and also the next day. We then take a flight back to Kathmandu from Paro. After we come back to Kathmandu, we go for the sightseeing in the remaining heritage sites. Finally, We end our trip by providing you with the complimentary dinner.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara (200km/7hours) and boating at Phewa Lake.
Day 03: Sightseeing of Pokhara
Day 04: Drive to Nagarkot via Kathmandu (230km/8 hours). The short hike around the villages of Nagarkot.
Day 05: Arrival at Bhutan, Paro International Airport and sightseeing in the afternoon (2250m).
Day 06: Excursion to the Tigers Nest (3190m) and Drive to Thimphu (2 hours/54km) in the afternoon (2350m).
Day 07: Full day sightseeing of Thimpu.
Day 08: Drive back to Paro (54km/ 2 hours) and free time in the evening.
Day 09: Early morning checkout from the hotel and drive to the Airport. Upon arrival at Kathmandu sightseeing Kathmandu Durbar square and Swayambhunath before checking in to the hotel. Evening Farewell dinner with the Cultural program.
Day 10: Free day.
Day 11: Final Departure.