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Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan Tour

Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan Tour

Trip at a Glance

  • Country

    Country: Nepal

  • Trip grade

    Trip grade: Easy

  • Destination

    Destination: Nepal/Tibet/Bhutan

  • Activities

    Activities: Cultural Sightseeing

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation: Hotels

  • Meals

    Meals: BB (Nepal/Tibet)/Full-board (Bhutan)

  • Transportation

    Transportation: Private vehicle/Plane

  • Maximum altitude

    Maximum altitude: Lhasa (3,656 m)

  • Group size

    Group size: 2 pax min

  • Trip Start / End

    Trip Start / End: Kathmandu - Kathmandu

  • Best Season

    Best Season: Jan-Jun, Sep-Dec

Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan Tour will take you through some of the most breathtaking landscapes and ancient cultures in the world. Each country offers its own unique experiences and attractions, making this tour a truly once-in-a-lifetime adventure. 

The tour typically starts in Nepal, where you can explore the bustling city of Kathmandu, visit the sacred Hindu temple Pashupatinath, and marvel at the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Bhaktapur and Patan. You will also have the opportunity to trek in the Himalayas, with options ranging from the popular Everest Base Camp trek to more off-the-beaten-path routes.

From Nepal, you will then move on to Tibet. The highlight of this leg of the tour is visiting the majestic Potala Palace in Lhasa, the former residence of the Dalai Lama. You can also explore the Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, and Sera Monastery. Taking in the breathtaking views of the Himalayas and experiencing Tibetan Buddhism and culture will make your visit to Tibet truly unforgettable.

Finally, you will end your tour in Bhutan, a country renowned for its stunning natural beauty and commitment to preserving its traditional way of life. You can visit the iconic Tiger’s Nest Monastery, hike in the beautiful valleys of Punakha and Paro, and immerse yourself in Bhutanese folklore and festivals. Bhutan’s unique Gross National Happiness concept will leave you with a sense of inner peace and contentment.

Whether you are exploring the bustling streets of Kathmandu, gazing upon the towering peaks of the Himalayas, or delving into the mystical traditions of Tibetan Buddhism, this tour promises an unforgettable adventure. Discover the hidden gems of Bhutan, immerse yourself in the vibrant cultures of Nepal and Tibet, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Get ready to be enchanted by the beauty, spirituality, and warmth of these remarkable destinations.

Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan Tour Highlights:

  • Sightseeing at UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.
  • Visit the beautiful lakeside town of Pokhara.
  • Sarangkot sunrise over the Himalayas.
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Lhasa.
  • Visit Potala Palce, Barkhor Street & many more in Lhasa.
  • Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Paro & back.
  • Cultural tour around Bhutan visiting many landmarks.
  • Hike to Taktsang Monastery 'Tiger's Nest' (3120m)

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: In Kathmandu – Cultural sightseeing
Day 03: Fly to Pokhara & half-day tour
Day 04: Sarangkot Sunrise Tour & Pokhara City Sightseeing
Day 05: Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 06: Kathmandu to Lhasa flight
Day 07: In Lhasa – Sightseeing
Day 08: In Lhasa – Sightseeing
Day 09: Lhasa to Kathmandu flight
Day 10: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 11: Kathmandu to Paro flight & drive to Thimphu
Day 12: Thimphu to Punakha
Day 13: Punakha to Gangtey
Day 14: Gangtey to Paro
Day 15: In Paro – Hike to Taktsang Monastery (3120m)
Day 16: Paro to Kathmandu flight
Day 17: Kathmandu – Depart

Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, the vibrant capital city of Nepal, you will be warmly welcomed and transferred to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to relax and acclimate to the new surroundings.

Hotel

Embark on a cultural sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, visiting the revered Pashupatinath Temple, the sacred Boudhanath Stupa, the ancient Swayambhunath Stupa, and the historic Kathmandu Durbar Square. Immerse yourself in the rich history and spirituality of the region.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Take a scenic flight to Pokhara, a city nestled amidst the stunning Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. Enjoy a half-day tour of Pokhara, exploring the serene Phewa Lake and visiting the International Mountain Museum.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Wake up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the Himalayas from Sarangkot. Afterward, embark on a city sightseeing tour of Pokhara, visiting sites such as the Gupteshwor Cave and the Bindabasini Temple.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Return to Kathmandu by a scenic flight and spend the day at leisure. You can explore the local markets, indulge in delicious Nepali cuisine, or simply relax at your hotel.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Take this day to acclimate to the high altitude and immerse yourself in the unique Tibetan atmosphere.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Take this day to acclimate to the high altitude and immerse yourself in the unique Tibetan atmosphere.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Embark on a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Lhasa. Visit the iconic Potala Palace, the spiritual Jokhang Temple, the bustling Barkhor Street, and the monastic complexes of Sera and Drepung. Experience the vibrant Tibetan culture and witness the devotion of Tibetan Buddhists.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Fly back to Kathmandu, where you will be transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, reflecting on your journey so far or exploring the bustling streets of Kathmandu.

Hotel
Breakfast Included

Enjoy a free day in Kathmandu to engage in personal exploration or participate in optional activities. You can visit local markets, relax at a café, or visit additional UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Hotel
Breakfast included

Take a flight from Kathmandu to Paro, Bhutan, where you will be greeted by the awe-inspiring landscapes. From there, embark on a scenic drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. Visit the National Memorial Chorten and experience the vibrant Bhutanese culture.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Travel to Punakha, a picturesque valley known for its beautiful Punakha Dzong. Explore this historic fortress and visit the fertility temple, Chimi Lhakhang. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings and immerse yourself in Bhutanese traditions.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Continue your journey to Gangtey, a hidden gem in the valleys of Bhutan. Visit the Gangtey Monastery, an important religious site, and explore the stunning Phobjikha Valley, home to endangered Black-necked Crane.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Drive from Gangtey to Paro, enjoying the scenic landscapes and charming villages along the way. Arrive in Paro and take in the serene ambiance of this beautiful town.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Embark on an adventurous hike to the iconic Taktsang Monastery, also known as Tiger’s Nest. Perched precariously on a cliff, this sacred site offers breathtaking views and a deep sense of spirituality. Afterward, explore Paro town and visit the National Museum.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Bid farewell to Bhutan as you take a flight back to Kathmandu. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, reflecting on your incredible journey or indulging in some last-minute shopping.

Hotel
Breakfast Included

As your Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan Tour comes to an end, our team will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight. Depart with cherished memories and a newfound appreciation for the cultural and natural wonders of these remarkable destinations.

Breakfast Included

What is included?

  • Airport pick-up and drop services.
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by flight.
  • Hotel accommodation in Nepal & Tibet with breakfast
  • Accommodation in Bhutanese government-approved tourist standard hotels throughout the trip.
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) while in Bhutan.
  • All applicable tourist entrance, monumental fees.
  • Sightseeing in Nepal, Tibet & Bhutan as per program.
  • Necessary Tibet Travel Permit.
  • Bhutan visa fees and processing assistance.
  • Remuneration to the Bhutanese government-certified English-speaking local tour guide.
  • Bhutanese government’s royalties, and taxes.  
  • All the Government and local taxes in Nepal.

What is not included?

  • International airfares including (Tibet & Bhutan flights)
  • Personal insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa fee – Visa can be obtained upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu or Pokhara (except Bhutan)
  • Bar bills, alcoholic drinks & beverages.
  • Other expenses of personal nature (phone calls, laundry etc.)
  • Tips to guide or drivers

FAQ's

1. What is the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan Tour?
The Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan Tour is an extraordinary journey that combines visits to three distinct Himalayan countries – Nepal, Tibet (China), and Bhutan. This tour offers a unique opportunity to explore the rich cultural heritage, stunning landscapes, and ancient traditions of each country.

2. What is the duration of the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan tours?
The duration of the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan tours is 16 nights and 17 days.

3. What are the major highlights of the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan tours?
The major highlights of the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan Tour include exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, experiencing the scenic beauty of the Himalayas in Nepal, visiting the ancient monasteries and Potala Palace in Tibet, and discovering the unique cultural heritage and breathtaking landscapes of Bhutan.

4. How do I travel between Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan during the tour?
To travel between Nepal and Tibet, you can take a flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa. For Bhutan, you will also need to fly from Kathmandu.

5. Do I need separate visas for Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan?
Yes, you will need separate visas for each country. You can obtain the Nepal visa upon arrival at the Kathmandu airport or other designated entry points. For Tibet, you will need a special Tibet Travel Permit, which can be arranged by us. Bhutan requires travellers to obtain a visa in advance, which is also arranged by us.

6. Is the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan tours suitable for families and groups?
Yes, the Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan Tour is suitable for families, groups, and individual travellers of all ages. It offers a diverse and enriching experience, making it enjoyable for everyone. 

Equipment


Packing will require some careful planning, as you'll be traveling through various landscapes and experiencing different activities. Here's a comprehensive packing list to help you prepare:

Clothing:

  • Lightweight, moisture-wicking and breathable clothing during summer
  • Warm jackets or sweater during winter
  • Long-sleeve shirts and pants for sun protection and to cover up during temple visits
  • Insulating layers for cooler evenings
  • Rain jacket or poncho (especially during the monsoon season)
  • Comfortable walking shoes or hiking boots
  • Flip-flops or sandals for casual wear
  • Swimsuit (if you plan to use the hotel pools)
  • Hat or cap for sun protection
  • Socks and underwear

Travel Essentials:

  • Passport, visa, and photocopies
  • Travel insurance documents
  • Money belt or hidden pouch for valuables
  • Power adapter and voltage converter (Nepal uses the Type C and Type D electrical plugs)

Health and Personal Items:

  • Prescription medications and necessary medical supplies
  • First-aid kit with essentials like bandaids, antiseptic, pain relievers, and diarrhea medication
  • Insect repellent (for Chitwan National Park)
  • Sunscreen and lip balm with high SPF
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, etc.)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Towel and washcloth

Outdoor Gear 

  • Daypack or backpack for day trips
  • Water bottle with a purification system or purification tablets
  • Flashlight or headlamp
  • Multi-tool or pocket knife
  • Ziplock bags (for organizing and protecting items)

Miscellaneous:

  • Mobile phone and charger
  • Camera, extra batteries, and memory cards
  • Books or travel guides
  • Notebooks and pens
  • Travel pillow and earplugs (for more comfortable rest during long bus rides)
  • Also, consider the season and specific activities you'll be doing in each location, as weather conditions can vary.
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