12 Day Magic of Nepal & Bhutan Tour

Nepal is a country of mysteries and Bhutan the Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon, both together offer a travel experience of a lifetime. During our 12 day package, you will  explore the temples and relgious sites of Kathmandu, relax in beautiful Pokhara, aka 'City of Lakes', enjoy an exhilarating wildlife safari in Chitwan National Park then fly to Bhutan and experience the happiest place on earth. 

 

The Bhutanese call their country Druk Yul or the Land of the Thunder Dragon.  On our tour of Bhutan you will get a chance to see everything that the country has to offer, including remote and dramatic monasteries that rule in the pristine and intact Bhutanese landscape. Above all, you will get a chance to interact with the local people and to witness the way of life in Bhutan and Nepal, leaving you humbled and full of memories to last a life time.  

DAY 1: Arrive Kathmandu

Welcome to Nepal! Your holiday to Nepal & Bhutan begins with a airport pick up. You will be met by our airport representative and transferred to hotel. The remainder of the day is at your own leisure.

 

MEALS: None

OVERNIGHT: Hotel Samsara Resort, Kathmandu

 

DAY 2: Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley

After having breakfast at the hotel we will take you for a full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley, In the morning, we visit the Syambhunath Stupa ( monkey temple) ; A holy Buddhist Stupa and Monestary, then you will visit the  Patan Durbar Square is situated at the centre of the city of Lalitpur in Nepal and is one of the three Durbar Squares in the Kathmandu Valley, all of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. One of its attraction is the ancient royal palace where the Malla Kings of Lalitpur resided and return to hotel and overnight at hotel.

 

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Hotel Samsara Resort, Kathmandu

 

DAY 3: Kathmandu - Pokhara

This morning we take the tourist bus along the scenic Trisuli and Marsyangdi Rivers towards Pokhara (approx 6 hours). Take in the breathtaking views of Ganesh Himal and the Manaslu peak in the distance. Pokhara is a tourist's paradise full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, & temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with stunning mountains. On arrival into Pokhara, the city of lakes, we will transfer to the hotel and you can relax for the rest of the day and enjoy this beautiful town of serene lakes.

 

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Hotel View Point, Pokhara

 

DAY 4: Pokhara Tour

You will enjoy an early start this morning and drive to Sarangkot, a beautiful hill famous for its sunrise over the Himalaya. Get a close-up view of Annapurna, Fishtail and many other peaks. We have breakfast at a hotel in Sarangkot before visiting Bindhyabasini Temple, taking a boat trip on Phewa lake and visiting Devi’s Falls, Cave. The evening is free at your own leisure

 

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Hotel View Point, Pokhara

 

DAY 5: Pokhara to Chitwan

After an early morning breakfast we will drive to Chitwan – check into our jungle lodge and embark on a wildlife Tharu village tour, overnight at our Lodge/Resort.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Rhino Land, Chitwan

 

DAY 6: Chitwan Full day

Enjoy breakfast amidst the sweet chirping of birds, we set out for a Full day of jungle activities that include Jungle Walking, watching Elephants bathing in the river and visit the elephant Breeding center. During supper, you will be treated to a traditional Tharu cultural stick dance and enjoy another night at the lodge.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Rhino Land, Chitwan

 

DAY 7: Chitwan to Kathmandu

After breakfast we take you for an interesting Bird watching tour in the morning and then drive back to Kathmandu. Evening in Kathmandu is at your own leisure.

 

MEALS: Breakfast,

OVERNIGHT: Hotel Samsara Resort, Kathmandu

 

DAY 8: Kathmandu ~ Thimphu, Bhutan

After having breakfast at hotel, we will transfer you to the airport for your flight to Bhutan! Upon arrival in Paro, clear customs and immigration. Keep your copy of the visa clearance letter handy and your visa has been paid. Meet your Guide and driver outside the terminal building and transfer to Thimphu and Sightseeing around the city in the evening and overnight at hotel.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Amothara Hotel, Thimphu

 

DAY 9: Thimphu ~ Paro

Have breakfast at hotel and proceed for full day sightseeing in Thimphu, Visit Memorial Chorten, Zilukha Nunnery, Takin Sanctuary, Indigenous Hospital, Textile Museum, and Heritage Museum, Traditional School of arts & crafts and Tashicho Dzong and then drive to Paro and over night at hotel.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Mandala Resort, Paro

 

DAY 10: Hike Tiger’s Nest Monastery (Taktsang)

The highlight of the day is the hike to the famous Tiger’s Nest Monastery (Taktsang), perched precariously on the edge of a mountain and Bhutan’s most iconic temples. After we visit the National Museum, a Farm House, and Local Market. Evening at leisure

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Mandala Resort, Paro

 

DAY 11: Paro ~ Kathmandu

Back to Nepal today. You will be transferred to the airport for your short flight. On your arrival, transfer to hotel and enjoy your last night in Kathmandu.

 

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Hotel Samsara Resort, Kathmandu

 

DAY 12: End of Tour

We are confident that you’ve enjoyed one of the best holidays ever & will go back home with lasting memories of these two amazing countries. Our escorts & vehicles will be on standby at your hotel to take you to the airport for your final departure home sweet home.

 

MEALS: Breakfast

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2020:

March: 10, 15, 24

April: 10, 15, 24

May: 10, 24

June: 10, 24

July: 10, 24

August: 10, 24

September: 10, 24

October: 10, 24

November: 10, 24

December: 10, 24

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2021:

January: 10, 24

February: 10, 24

March: 10, 24

April: 10, 15, 24

May: 10, 24

June: 10, 24

July: 10, 24

August: 10, 24

September: 10, 24

October: 10, 24

November: 10, 24

December: 10, 24

 

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