Nepal Bhutan Tour is through the land of Mt.Everest, Nepal with culture and temples, and the land of Thunder Dragon –Bhutan. We visit most the important cultural and natural sites of Nepal and Bhutan on this tour.
In Bhutan tour, there is highly chance to experience Mahayana Buddhism culture, lifestyle of Bhutanese people, Monasteries, agriculture farm houses. The country has some of the highest mountain ranges on earth and over seventy percentage of the land surface of Bhutan is forested.
Check it up below our Nepal Bhutan tour itinerary, and for the best tour package and customized tour itinerary to Nepal Bhutan, please write to Nepal Bhutan Tour Operator in Kathmandu.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
Prior to landing at Kathmandu airport, you could have some excellent views of snow-capped mountains, after custom clearance, meet with our tour guide and transfer to hotel. He will wait you at arrival exit door outside the Kathmandu airport with your name.
Day 2: Kathmandu tour.
Kathmandu tour visits the world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley – Swoyambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa and Kathmandu durbar square.
Day 3: Kathmandu -Paro
Fly to Paro by Druk Air over the Panoramic Himalayan ranges; arrive at Paro airport and our guide receive you at airport, then drive together for 2 ½ hours to Thimpu, the capital of Bhutan.
Day 4: Bhutan-Thimpu Tour
Thimpu sightseeing tour visits Tashichhodzong, the beautiful medieval fortress/Monastery which houses most of the Government office and King throne room. It is also the summer residence of Je Khenpo, the chief abbot of Bhutan. Institute of Zorig Chusum where students undertake a course on the 13 traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan; National Library, which holds an extensive collection of Buddhist texts and manuscripts, some dating back to several hundred years back, as well as modern academic books, mainly on Himalayan culture and religion; The Post office; The Institute of Tibetology; National Memorial Chorten; Handicrafts emporium which displays wide assortment of beautiful hand oven and crafted products. Overnight at hotel in Thimpu.
Day 5: Bhutan: Thimpu - Punakha Tour
After breakfast drive to Punakha with a short stop at Dochula pass (3050m) that gives the most enchanting views of Bhutan.
Visit Punakha Dzong, the 17th century fortress that has played important role in building up of modern Bhutan followed by visit to local market. Then visit, Khamsum Yulley Namgyel Chorten, the newly built Stupa. After that drive to Wangduephodrang, we visit Dzong and local Market. Wangduephodrang is famous for its bamboo products, slate and stone carvings. Overnight at hotel in Punakha.
Day 6: Bhutan: Punakha - Paro Tour
After breakfast, drive to Paro enroute visit Simtokha Dzong, the oldest fortress of the Kingdom built in 1627, and it now houses the School for religious studies. In Paro visit Ta Dzong, the National Museum of the Kingdom in the afternoon. Originally built as Watch Tower since 1967, it is serving as the National Museum of the country and holding fascinating collection of art, thankgkha paintings and Bhutan exquisite postage stamps. Then walk down the trail to visit Rinpung Dzong which has a long and fascinating history. Overnight at hotel in Paro.
Day 7: Paro –Taktsang monastery hiking tour
After breakfast, drive north of Paro valley to ruins of Drukgyel Dozng. From this fort Bhutanese repelled several invasions by Tibetan armies. Nearby visit traditional Bhutanese farm House which offers good insight into lifestyle of local people. Then take an excursion to Taktsang Monastery, the most famous of Bhutanese monasteries. It is said that Guru Rinpoche arrived here on the back of Tigress and meditated at this Monastery, hence it is called Tiger Nest. The Excursion to Monastery view point takes about 5 hours for round trip. While return to Paro town visit en route Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the Kingdom. Overnight at the hotel in Paro
Day 8: Paro - Kathmandu
After breakfast, departs from hotel to Paro Airport for your onward flight to Kathmandu and Overnight at Kathmandu.
Days 9 /10: Kathmandu valley tour
Cultural tour to the ancient and historical cities of Bhaktapur and Patan durbar square visits old temples and monuments. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 11: Kathmandu Airport.
Transfer to airport to get flight back to home.