Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan Tour is designed to explore three Himalayas countries in one plan. This tour is allowed to explore exotic Himalaya’s countries and different culture. This tour is the setting of joy and sees different and unique than the rest of the world.
You will visit UNESCO world’s heritage sites in Kathmandu, NEPAL. Most famous Buddhist and Hindu pilgrimage sites like Bauddhnath, Swoyambhunath, Pashupatinath, Buddha’s birthplace Lumbini as well as best sunrise and Himalaya’s views. Elephant safari at Chitwan national park, best and natural city Pokhara is another attraction in Nepal tour.
Land of Thunder Dragon Bhutan and roof of the word Tibet present original form of Buddhism and its unique civilization. Exploring oldest and most famous monasteries and driving passing through beautiful lakes and range of the Himalayas including top of the world Mt Everest.
Day 01:Arrive at Paro Bhutan. Transfer to Thimpu (65 km/ 1 & Half Hrs - 2350m) Overnight at Hotel
Day 02:Drive to Punakha and Sightseeing. (77 Km/ 3 Hours - 1310m) Overnight at Hotel
Day 03:Drive to Paro (140km/ 3 to 4 hours - 2250m) Overnight at Hotel
Day 04:Sightseeing in Paro valley. Overnight at Hotel
Day 05:Departure from Paro and reach at Kathmandu Nepal. Overnight at Hotel in Nagarkot
Day 06:Sunrise and Mountain view from Nagarkot, Sightseeing in Bhaktapur Durbar squire and drive to Kathmadnu. Overnight at Hotel
Day 07:Second day of Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Hotel
Day 08:Drive to Pokhara. White water rafting in Trisuli River. Overnight at Hotel
Day 09:Sightseeing in Major places of Pokahra. Overnight at Hotel
Day 10:Drive to Chitawan national park and start Jungle activities. Overnight at Lodge
Day 11:Jungle Activities and Overnight at Lodge
Day 12:Jungle Activity and fly back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel
Day 13:Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel (55 Minutes - 3650m)
Day 14:Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 15:2nd day sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 16:Drive Lhasa to Namtso Lake & back to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 17:Drive Lhasa to Gyantse (262km - 5/6 hours /3,950m)
Day 18:Drive Gyantse to Shigatse (94 Km - 3 hours/ 3,900m)
Day 19:Drive Shigatse to Tingri (237 km - 6 Hrs/ 4300m). Overnight at Guest House
Day 20:Drive Tingri to Kathmandu. (331km - 8 Hours/ 1350m) Overnight at Hotel
Day 21:Free day in Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel
Day 22:Final departure to home
Day 01Arrive at Paro Bhutan. Transfer to Thimpu (65 km/ 1 & Half Hrs - 2350m) Overnight at Hotel Touch Kailash representative welcome you at Paro airport. Start driving to Thimpu from Paro. Check in your hotel and start touring after resting some while. Visit Buddha Dordenma Statue, Thimpu Dzong, and Bhutan post office. Lunch and Dinner at Hotel.
Day 02Drive to Punakha and Sightseeing. (77 Km/ 3 Hours - 1310m) Overnight at HotelAfter driving 35 Km reach Dochula Pass (3150m). Dochula pass is most known pass in Bhutan with 108 memories. It also offers a stunning 360 degree panoramic view of Mountain and valley. Latter visit Punakha Dzong. Punakha Dzong is a very beautiful Bhutanese architecture armed by the Pho Chu and Mo Chu rivers, with rich Buddhist collections. You will also visit longest suspension Bridge of Bhutan nearby. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Hotel.
Day 03Drive to Paro (140km/ 3 to 4 hours - 2250m) Overnight at Hotel Drive to Paro from Punakha and sightseeing Paro Dzong, finest example of Bhutanese architecture as well as a local religious administrative center. Continue visit of oldest temple of Bhutan Kyichu Lhakhang and visit local farm house, where you can see local people's life style of daily work and their lifestyle. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 04Sightseeing in Paro valley. Overnight at Hotel After your breakfast, hike to Tiger Nest (Taktsang Monastery). You also have option to ride horse.Tiger nest is the sacred temple hanging is big rock at hillside of Paro. you will see beautiful Paro valley from here. latter visit Drukgyel Dzong and return to Hotel. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Hotel.
Day 05Departure from Paro and reach at Kathmandu Nepal. Overnight at Hotel in NagarkotAfter your breakfast, drive to Paro Airport for your flight to Kathmandu. The Druk Air flight from Kathmandu to Paro provides the most dramatic view of Himalayan scenery. Touch Kailash representative will pick you up from Airport and transfer to Hotel in Nagarkot. Stay relax rest of the times. Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch and Dinner at Restaurant yourself.
Day 06Sunrise and Mountain view from Nagarkot, Sightseeing in Bhaktapur Durbar squire and drive to Kathmadnu. Overnight at HotelNagarkot is in altitude of 2195m and place to view sunrise and view of the Himalayas including Mount Everest as well as other peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. After your breakfast drive to Bhaktapur Durbar squire. Bhaktapur Durbar is UNESCO World Heritage Site, which is one of the oldest king palace. Drive to Kathmandu en route visit Visit Bauddhanath Stupa. Letter transfer to Hotel. Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch and Dinner in restaurant yourself.
Day 07Second day of Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley. Overnight at HotelYou have suitable time to take 1 hour Mountain flight departure and landing at domestic airport. After your breakfast visit Pashupatinath temple, a biggest Hindu temple in south Asia. Visit Swoyambhunath Stupa known as Monkey temple at hillside of Kathmandu valley. Rest of half day is shopping tour. Evening fairwell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant with cultural dance. Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch in Restaurant yourself.
Day 08Drive to Pokhara. White water rafting in Trisuli River. Overnight at Hotel After your breakfast, drive 3 hours to Rafting starting point. Rafting in Trisuli river is suitable for every age and you do not need previous experience. After 3 hours rafting, continue drive to Pokhara. Transfer to Hotel. Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch in Rafting and Dinner yourself in Pokhara.
Day 09Sightseeing in Major places of Pokahra. Overnight at HotelPokhara is city of natural beauty. closed mountain range view is visual if weather permits. Early in the morning we drive to Sarankot for better view of Mountain and sunrise view. After our breakfast we visit International mountain museum, David falls, Mahendra cave and Boating at Fewa lake. Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch and Dinner yourself.
Day 10Drive to Chitawan national park and start Jungle activities. Overnight at LodgeAfter our breakfast start driving to Chitawan National park (4 Hours) and take Lunch. After lunch start activities in park. Village tour to a nearby ethnic Tharu village where you will learn more about the life and lifestyle of the Tharus. Visit to the National Park Visitor's centre where you can learn more about the history of the National Park and about wildlife & Sun set view from the bank of Rapti River. Evening explore typical Tharu dance and Dinner. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Hotel
Day 11Jungle Activities and Overnight at LodgeAfter your breakfast, Canoe ride along the Rapti River. An excellent opportunity for Bird Watching and for seeing the 2 rare species of crocodiles; the Marsh Mugger and the fish eating Gharial. + Jungle Walk + on the way back one can enjoy the elephant bathing. After your lunch start Elephant Safari. An excellent opportunity to see four different kinds of deer, rhinoceros, wild boar, monkey, leopard, sloth bear and the Royal Bengal Tiger (If you are lucky).You will also encounter many other smaller mammals that have made Chitwan their home. Evening Tharu cultural dance presentation or Slides show presentation. All the meals at Lodge.
Day 12Jungle Activity and fly back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel Visit to the Government Elephant Breeding Center. Take your breakfast and departure from Lodge to domestic airport. it is 30 minutes flight to Kathmandu. Rest in hotel and latter involve in briefing in about Tibet tour. Breakfast in Lodge, Lunch and Dinner yourself in Kathmandu
Day 13Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel (55 Minutes - 3650m)Drive to International airport of Nepal and fly to Gongar airport. Touch Kailash Representative will pick up you from the airport and drive to Lhasa city. Rest of the time is rest for acclimatization.
Day 14Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel We begin our sightseeing tour that includes Potala Palace, the greatest monumental structure in Tibet, and it was once the center for both spiritual and temporal power of Tibet. You will be attracted deeply by rooms, halls, chapels, and furnishings of Potala Palace. And the stories that took place there will convulse you absolutely. In the afternoon, we will visit Jokhang Temple which is the holiest Tibet's temples. A palpable sense of reverence accompanies a visit here. The constant bustle, dazzling paraphernalia of worship, flickering butter lamps and wreaths of heady incense make the Jokhang Temple one of Tibet's most memorable experiences. Finally we will visit fascinating Barkhor Street which is Lhasa's liveliest place and it is also the main route for prayer wheels rotating.
Day 152nd day sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel This morning we make sightseeing tour of the Drepung Monastery which was once Tibet's richest Monastery, with four colleges and 10,000 monks in its heyday in the 17th century. A group of white buildings stands on the hillside and out against the majestic Mt. Gambo Utse, here you can get a wonderful view of the Lhasa City and surrounding scenery. The next sightseeing spot is Sera Monastery. It is famous for its warrior monks, Dob-Doa. After that, we will visit Norbulingka which was once the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas. It contains several palaces, chapels, and buildings. Finally we drive back to the hotel.
Day 16Drive Lhasa to Namtso Lake & back to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel Drive to visit the second largest salt water lake in China.Namtso Lake is the biggest lake located at the highest altitude in the world. The Lake maintains its levels from rainfall and melted snow flowing from high mountains. Namtso is also popular for being a sacred Buddhist pilgrimage site where Zhaxi Temple is situated. The Lake's beauty should not be missed by any traveler during the visit in Tibet.
Day 17Drive Lhasa to Gyantse (262km - 5/6 hours /3,950m)We take a scenic drive to Gyantse today. On the way we cross the several high passes, like Khamba La Pass (4,794m, Karo La Pass (5,045m). Beauty of the Yamdrok Tso Lake , one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet and the beautiful Nazin Kang Sang glacier (7,252m) are another attraction today. In Gyantse, we visit the Khumbum Stupa, Phalkot Monastery and Gyantse Dzong (fortress), which is one of the best preserved dzongs in Tibet. Overnight in Gyantse.
Day 18Drive Gyantse to Shigatse (94 Km - 3 hours/ 3,900m)A short drive to Shigatse, The second largest city in Tibet. Visit famous Tashilampo monastery at the hill of Shigatse city with your guide. Tashilampo Monastery founded in 1447 by the 1st Dalai Lama, is a historic and culturally important monastery. Latter is Walking around city and take rest in Hotel.
Day 19Drive Shigatse to Tingri (237 km - 6 Hrs/ 4300m). Overnight at Guest House Drive to Tingri from Shigatse via Gyatchula pass(5200m). En route you can view settlements of typical ancient Tibetan peoples. Tingri is also a route of Everest base camp and can see Everest north face. you will get simple guest house for your night stay.
Day 20Drive Tingri to Kathmandu. (331km - 8 Hours/ 1350m) Overnight at Hotel Amazing driving day as we view the sharp contrast of lush lower hills to the barren landscape of the Tibetan Plateau. Along the way we will cross Lalung La pass, where views of Everest and much of the Himalayan range are first seen. Reach small Tibetan town Nyalam and further drive to Nepal Tibet boarder Kodari. Cross immigration, say bye bye to Tibetan guide and driver. Drive to Kathmandu with Nepali transportation and Guide. Transfer to Hotel
Day 21Free day in Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel After long tour day rest, free in Kathmandu. you can make your last hour shopping too.
Day 22Final departure to homeDrop you to Intentional airport for your onward flight.
The Itinerary in our Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan tour is suggested itinerary. We can change this itinerary in your private touras per your time, cost and interest.
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
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