Accommodations on this trip are on twin-shared basis.
Bhutan: Hotels in Bhutan are approved and classified by the government as grade A, B and C. The government approved hotels are equivalent to 3-4 star hotels elsewhere. Based on availability at the time of our booking, our company serves A grade hotels in Paro and Thimphu and B grade hotels in Punkha. We use Hotel Tashi Namgay Resort in Paro, Hotel Migmar in Thimpu and Meri Puensum Resort in Punakha.
Nepal: We will be accommodated in 3-star deluxe hotel, Hotel Yatri Suites & Spa in Kathmandu, Tiger Land Safari Resort in Chitwan and Mt. Kailash Resort in Pokhara.
Tibet: Kyichu Hotel in Lhasa.
Varieties of meals are available in most hotels �� the most popular being Indian, Chinese, Nepalese, Bhutanese, Tibetan and the more common continental food. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes are also available in every restaurant and hotel. We will be served breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner in Nepal and Bhutan. In Tibet, only breakfast will be served. We will have to take care of Lunch and Dinner on our own in Tibet.
Spring (April and May) and autumn (September to November) are the best seasons for this tour. We can also equally enjoy Bhutan, Nepal and Tibet Tour during winter months but it may get a bit cold.
Check available trip start dates and cost for Bhutan, Nepal and Tibet Tour. Please contact us for your customized departure date.
Bhutan, Nepal and Tibet Tour covers the three most beautiful Himalayan nations of South Asia: through the last Shangri-La--Bhutan, the land of Mt. Everest; the birthplace of Buddha—Nepal; and lastly, the roof of the world—Tibet. This 14-day adventure begins with the visits to popular Bhutanese landmarks like Tiger’s Nest Monastery, King’s Memorial Chhorten, Punakha Dzong (fortress), and others. Next, travel to Nepal with a flight to Kathmandu for an amazing time. Begin your tour with visits to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu followed by jungle safari in Chitwan and sightseeing in the amazing lake city, Pokhara. Next, fly to Tibet and visit popular Tibetan landmarks like Potala and Norbulingka palaces, Tibet Traditional Museum, Barkhor Bazaar and others in Lhasa. While there, also visit a number of impressive Tibetan monasteries like Sera, Drepung and Jokhang Temple. Travel a little farther away from Lhasa the next day and explore the amazing Ganden Monastery and Drayerpa Cave.
Day 01: Arrival and sightseeing in Paro (2,250m/7,382ft)
Day 02: Paro to Thimphu (2,320m/7,610ft): 54 km, hike to Taktsang Monastery
Day 03: Thimphu to Punakha (1,250m/4,100ft): 76 km, 2 - 3 hours
Day 04: Punakha to Paro (2250m/7382ft): 140 km, 4 hours
Day 05: Fly to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft): 1 hour flight, sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 06: Drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan: 150km, 5 – 6 hours
Day 07: Chitwan National Park
Day 08: Drive to Pokhara (910m/2986ft): 200km, 5 - 6 hours
Day 09: Catch the morning sunrise from Sarangkot Hill then fly to Kathmandu
Day 10: Arrival in Lhasa (3,650m/11,972ft)
Day 11: Sightseeing in Lhasa: Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace and Tibet Traditional Hospital: 5 - 6 hours
Day 12: Sightseeing in Lhasa: Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Bazaar: 5 - 6 hours
Day 13: A day excursion to Ganden Monastery and Drayerpa Cave: 5 - 6 hours
Day 14: Final departure
Please note that since the flights from Paro to Kathmandu and Kathmandu to Tibet are operated only on the specific days, we will have to start the tour from Sunday (Day 1).Then we will catch the scheduled flight from Paro to Kathmandu on Thursday. Similarly, we will catch the scheduled flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa on Tuesday.