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2020 Bhutan & Nepal: Heart of the Himalaya

2020 Bhutan & Nepal: Heart of the Himalaya


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Itinerary

Countries Visited

Bhutan , China , Nepal , Thailand

Cities Visited

Bangkok, Kathmandu, Paro, Punakha, Thimphu

Tour Itinerary

Discover Bhutan and Nepal, two Himalayancountries little touched by the passage of time, asyou view the stunning “Tiger’s Nest” Monastery,stroll through Kathmandu’s Durbar Square andenjoy a meal in the home of a local Nepali family.

DAY 1: Arrive Bangkok, Thailand

Arrive in Bangkok, where you are met and transferred toyour airport hotel.


Hotel: Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport  

DAY 2: Paro & Thimphu, Bhutan

Fly to Paro, your gateway to Bhutan, a nation whose culturaltraditions remain well preserved. Transfer to Thimphu andvisit the National Memorial Chorten. Later, see TashichhoDzong, a 13th-century Buddhist monastery and fortress, andthen gather for your welcome dinner.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Taj Tashi, Thimphu  

DAY 3: Punakha

Drive over the Dochula Pass, seeing the colorful prayer flagsen route to Punakha. Stop at Chimi Lhakhang (Temple of theDivine Madman), continuing to Punakha Dzhong.

(Breakfast, Lunch)
Hotel: Taj Tashi, Thimphu  

DAY 4: Thimphu

Today, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.

Hike Wangditse Nature Trail, a two hour scenic walkthrough fields to Wangtse Monastery with stunning views.

Offer Butter Lamps at a Monastery in Thimphu, andexplore the Folk Heritage and National Textile Museum.

Visit Pangrizampa, where you meet with a local astrologerand practice meditation with an expert.

Tonight, gather for dinner at a local restaurant.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Taj Tashi, Thimphu  

DAY 5: Paro

Journey overland to Paro, stopping to visit local farmersat their farmhouse, an opportunity to better understandtheir traditional way of life. Once in Paro, view the religiousthankga (scroll) paintings and the natural history collectionat the National Museum. Continue to Rinpung Dzong, amonastery and fortress along a mountain river.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Zhiwa Ling Heritage  

DAY 6: Paro

This morning, you may choose to attempt the climbto Taktsang Monastery (“Tiger’s Nest”). This hike isintentionally difficult, intended as an arduous pilgrimage forBuddhist devotees. Later, try your hand at archery, Bhutan’snational sport.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Zhiwa Ling Heritage  

DAY 7: Kathmandu, Nepal

Fly to Kathmandu. Ride by rickshaw to KathmanduDurbar Square and Taleju Temple, see the House of the LivingGoddess (Kumari), and stroll through the bazaar and old city.Continue to Swayambhunath, one of the most sacred shrinesfor Tibetan Buddhists. This evening, enjoy a lecture by aMount Everest summiter.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Dwarika's Hotel, Kathmandu  

DAY 8: Kathmandu

Visit Pashupatinath, a sacred Hindu temple built in a pagodastyle. Enter Kopan Nunnery and Monastery, where a monkor nun leads you in a private guided meditation session.Continue to Boudhanath, home to one of the world’s largestBuddhist shrines.

(Breakfast, Lunch)
Hotel: Dwarika's Hotel, Kathmandu  

DAY 9: Kathmandu

Today, explore Patan to see its Durbar Square and the formerroyal palace. Attend a Nepalese cooking class in a localhome. Enjoy your afternoon at leisure. Tonight, gather for afarewell dinner at a local restaurant.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Dwarika's Hotel, Kathmandu  

DAYS 10-11: Depart Bangkok

On Day 10, either fly to Lhasa to begin your post-tour extensionor fly to Bangkok, where you enjoy the use of an executiveroom, available through Day 11, when you depart on your flighthome.

(Breakfast)
Hotel: Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport  

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Questions & Answers

Question: How many suitcases can I take with me on my trip?

Each person is allowed one "check-in," and one "carry-on." Remember to take all valuables with you as "carry-on", because electronic equipment, cameras, laptops, jewelry, business documents and money are not covered by the airlines' liability, so always carry them aboard with you.

Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.

Abercrombie Kent Tours Customer Reviews

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Accommodations
3.9
Itinerary
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Professional Staff
4.3
Repeat with Operator
3.9
Value for Money
3.6

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