Bhutan Tours

Suggested Routes

1. The Heartland of Drukyul (7 day )

Drive from Paro through the Drukpa cultural heartland of Paro, Thimphu and Punakha valleys and ascend into the Black Mountains to visit the Nyingma monastery of Gangteng.

D1 Arrive Paro; D2 Paro; D3 Paro-Thimphu; D4 Thimphu-Punakha; D5 Punakha-Gangteng-Wangdu; D6 Wangdu-Paro; D7 Depart Paro

2. Trekking in Central Bhutan (13 days)

This route combines the Drukpa heartland of Paro, Thimphu and Punakha with the great Nyingmapa pilgrimage sites of Bumtang in Central Bhutan.

D1 Arrive Paro; D2 Paro; D3 Paro-Thimphu; D4 Thimphu-Punakha-Gangteng; D5 Gangteng-Trongsar-Bumtang; D6-11 Trekking from Kurje Lhakhang to Ugyen Choling; D12 Bumtang-fly Paro; D13 Depart Paro.

3. Grand Cultural Tour of Bhutan ( 17 days)

An extensive journey through Western, Central and Eastern Bhutan, focussing on the great monasteries representative of the Drukpa Kagyu and Nyingma schools, and including the remote Buddhist sanctuaries of Lhuntse and Tashi Yangtse districts in NE Bhutan.

D1 Arrive Paro; D2 Paro; D3 Paro-Thimphu; D4 Thimphu; D5 Thimphu-Pobjika-Punakha-Gangteng; D6 Gangteng-Trongsar-Bumtang; D8-10 Bumtang; D11 Bumtang-Mongar-Lhuntse; D12-13 Lhuntse; D14 Lhuntse-Tashigang-Tashi Yangtse; D15 Tashi Yangtse; D16 Tashigang-Yongphula Airport- fly Paro; D17 Depart Paro.

Nepal Tours

Suggested Routes

1. Kathmandu Valley (7 days)

Visit the great medieval Newar cities of the Kathmandu valley, admire the Himalayan panoramas from Dhulikhel and Nagarkot, and trek to the Buddhist pilgrimage site of Namo Buddha.

D1 Arrive Kathmandu (City Tour); D2 Kathmandu (Svayambhu and Patan); D3 Kathmandu (Boudha, and Pashupati); D4 Kathmandu-Bhaktapur-Dhulikhel; D5 Dhulikhel-Namo Buddha-Dhulikhel; D6 Dhulikhel-Nagarkot; D7 Nagarkot- Kathmandu; Exit

2. Newar Culture, Trekking and River Rafting (14 days)

Explore the Newar cities and outlying areas of Kathmandu valley, trek to the east of Pokhara in West Nepal, and experience white water rafting on the Trishuli River.

D1 Arrive Kathmandu (City Tour); D2 Kathmandu (Svayambhu and Patan); D3 Kathmandu (Boudha, and Pashupati); D4 Kathmandu-Parping-Dakshinkali-Kathmandu; D5 Kathmandu-Nagarkot; D6 Nagarkot; D7 Nagarkot-Kathmandu-Pokhara; D8-10 Trek east of Pokhara; D11 Pokhara-Trishuli; D12-13 river rafting; D13 Return to Kathmandu; D14 Departure

3. Annapurna Sanctuary (20 days)

Visit the cultural sites of the Kathmandu Valley and fly to Pokhara where the trek through the Modhi Khola valley to Annapurna sanctuary begins. The tranquil sanctuary assumes the form of a hidden amphitheatre, encircled by glacial peaks; and the trek is considered to be one of the best and most memorable in Nepal.

D1 Arrive Kathmandu (City Tour); D2 Kathmandu (Svayambhu and Patan); D3 Kathmandu (Boudha and Pashupati)-Pokhara; D4-17 trek to Annapurna Sanctuary; D18 Return to Pokhara; D19 Pokhara-Kathmandu; D20 Departure

4. The Kingdom of Mustang (20days)

This remote enclave of Nepal, geographically bordering Drongpa county of West Tibet, was opened to foreign visitors only in 1992. Its 16th century monasteries and walled city have therefore survived intact completely unspoiled. The trek follows the ancient trade route through the deep gorge formed by the Kali Gandaki river.

D1 Arrive Kathmandu (City Tour); D2 Kathmandu (Svayambhu and Patan); D3 Kathmandu (Boudha and Pashupati)-Pokhara; D4 Pokhara-Jomsom; trek to Kagbeni; D5-16 trek via Samargaon, Gilling, Tsarang, Lo Mathang; Trakmar, Syangpoche, and Chusang; D17 Arrive Jomsom; D18 Jomsom-Pokhara; D19 Pokhara-Kathmandu; D20 Departure

 

 

 

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