Our tour will take you to the Himalayan enclaves of Tibet, Nepal, and Bhutan. Travelers can get complete adventure from this tour and can be a life time memory trip in their life. Very few people have got such opportunity to explore the high Himalayas in one time. Here is given little description about Tibet Nepal and Bhutan
Take a step back in time and join us on this enriching, non-trekking journey to the ‘Roof of the World’ for an eye-opening look into traditions and cultures far removed from our own. You’ll first explore incomparable Tibet, where you’ll meet the indomitable Tibetan people who maintain their spiritual identity in the face of overwhelming odds. Adventure on the road is never short on the beautiful Trans-Himalayan drive of over 970-kms, through the four high passes (more than 5000m), promising a panorama of a cultural and scenic diversity unsurpassable anywhere.
Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital is an unforgettable melting pot of Hindu and Buddhist cultures. In its markets you’ll rub shoulders with some of Nepal’s very diverse people. Nepal is today’s most popular Himalayan (Trekking and Mountaineering) destination in the world. One can easily combine with other activities like jungle safari, Wild River rafting, cultural tour and many more adventure activities.
Bhutan, the land of Thunder Dragon is the only remaining Buddhist Himalayan Kingdom is still perhaps the world’s most exclusive tourist destination. An unspoiled country with majestic mountains impressed with a certain mystique; a unique cultural heritage preserved intact and with a continuity of many centuries; an architectural style like no other; a land full of warm hear ted and friendly people. Four countries to explore and a world of fascinating insights.
The best time to travel in Nepal Tibet Bhutan is from September – November and April – June.
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Arrival in Lhasa (3500m)
Our Tibetan guide will receive you and transfer to the Lhasa Hotel, rest and acclimatize.
Two full days guided sightseeing program in Lhasa city on private coach. Places to visit are: Potala Palace, Jorkhang Temple, Bharkhor market, Norbulingka, Sera and Drepung Monasteries and many more old and famous places. Overnight at Hotel in Lhasa. Meals: Breakfast.
The day begins with our overland journey towards Everest Base Camp and Nepal. We cross Kamba La (4795m) and Karo La (5045) via beautiful Yamdrok-tso Lake. Yamdrok-tso(4450m), one of Tibet's three holy lakes, is located 110km outside of Lhasa. In the fresh morning air, you're on the way to this lake. After 2-3 hours further drive to Shigatse city. Shigastse is second largest city of Tibet where you get a good opportunity for both relaxation and exploration. Just close Tashilhunpo Monastery is the Old Town of Shigatse, a great place to wander around: Nicely decorated Tibetan houses and interesting market and bazaar give you a vivid picture of local people's life. Overnight in Shigatse. Meals: Breakfast.
Drive to Rongbuk (5100m) 334km. Rongbuk Monastery Guest House
After breakfast we start our journey to Rongbuk which is about 7-8 hours driving. This day we cross the highest pass Gyatmso La (5220m) to Xegar then turn off the Friendship Highway and head south over the Pang La (5150m) towards the main Himalayan range. After the pass we enter in to the Rongbuk valley. We can see magnificent view of Mt Everest from here. Overnight at Guest House. Meals: Breakfast.
Hike to Everest Base Camp (5180m) then drive to Kerong town
This is the main highlight journey today as you have the opportunity to explore Everest Base Camp. The views of Mt Everest are so close making the mountain seem even more spectacular than before. You will see full length panoramic view of North Face of Mt Everest (8848m). After that our journey to Kerong town(2600m) takes about 7-8 hours journey. Overnight at Guest house/ Hotel. Meals: Breakfast.
Exit China through Kerong Border (2600m), then drive to Kathmandu
In the morning, drive clients to the new tourist border – Kerung, tour guide will assist clients to check out of the border. End the tour at the border and drive to Kathmandu takes about 8-9 hours. Transfer to the Hotel. Meals: Break fast
Pashupati Nath Temple: Pashupatinath, the temple of Lord Shiva, with two tiered golden roof and silver door is considered one of the holiest shrines for Hindus. Although only Hindus are allowed inside the temple, visitors can clearly see the temple and the activities performed in the temple premises from the eastern bank of the Bagmati River..
Bouddhanath: The Stupa of Bouddhanath lies 8 km east of Kathmandu. This ancient colossal Stupa is one of the biggest in the world, and the center of Tibetan Buddhism in the world.
Swyambhunath: This is one of the world’s most glorious Buddhist Stupa and is said to be 2,000 years old. Painted on the four sides of the spire's base are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. Swayambunath is situated in a hillock about 77m above the level of the Kathmandu Valley and hence commands an excellent view of the Valley.
Kathmandu Durbar Square: It is the historic seat of royalty. The Durbar Square, with its old temples and palaces, epitomizes the religious and cultural life of the people. Interesting things to see here are: Taleju Temple, Temple of Kal Bhairav, Nine storied old Palace and the Temple of Kumari (Living Goddess). After Kathmandu Durbar Square sightseeing tour guide will bring you to the hotel visiting the old town in Kathmandu where local do the shopping for their everyday needs. Meals: Breakfast
Patan City: After breakfast you will visit the ancient city of Patan, lying 5km southeast of Kathmandu is known as the city of fine arts. The city is full of Hindu temples and Buddhist monuments.
Bhaktapur: This town still retains a medieval charm and visitors to this ancient town are treated to myriad wonders of cultural and artistic achievements. Bhaktapur is famous for woodcarving, pottery and handicrafts.
Nagarkot: Nagarkot is a popular tourist destination of Nepal. It is situated 32km east of Kathmandu at an altitude of 2,175m above sea level. The panorama of the major mountain peaks of the eastern Nepal Himalaya including Mount Everest can be seen from here. We visit Nagarkot Tower to see sun set view and drive back to Kathmandu. Meals: Breakfast.
Rafting at Trisuli River and Jungle Safari trip at Chitwan
Early Morning:Drive to Charaudi (Rafting starting point) and about 3-4 hours Rafting program in Trisuli River. Professional river guide and Rafting equipment will be provided. After Lunch: Drive to Chitwan National Park about 3 hours. In the evening: Cultural program. Transfer to the Resort. Meals: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner.
Early morning: Jungle excursion on an elephant. Wild animals, birds and if you are lucky, tiger can be seen.Afternoon: Canoeing and visit Elephant Breeding Center with Village walk. Transfer to the resort.Meals: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner.
Drive to Pokhara on takes about 3-4 hours. Transfer to the Hotel. Pokhara is a resort of remarkable beauty. The serenity of Fewa Lake and the magnificent view of Mt. Machhapurhhre( Fishtail) rising behind create an ambiance of peace and magic. The valley surrounding Pokhara is home to thick forests, gushing rivers, clear lakes and the world famous views of the Himalaya. Transfer to the Hotel. Meals: Breakfast.
Early morning: Drive to Sarangkot. Walk for an hour to reach the Sarangkot Tower. Excellent view of Annapurna mountain range is seen from here. Drive back to the hotel. After breakfast: Visit the following places for sightseeing :( a.) Devi's Falls (b.) Gupteswor Cave (c.) Tibetan Refugee Settlement (d.) Seti Gorge (e.) Boating at Fewa Lake. Transfer back to the Hotel. Meals: Breakfast.
On arrival at Paro International Airport, you will be received and escorted to the hotel by our representative.During the flight, one will experience breathtaking views of Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga and other famous Himalayan peaks, including the sacred Mount Chomolhari and Jitchu Drake in Bhutan. Meals: Lunch, Dinner
_ Drive to Drugyal Dzong (a ruined fortress - 16 km away from Paro town). The dzong, although in ruins, holds great historical significance. It was from this fortress that the Bhutanese repelled many Tibetan invasions. The name means the victorious Bhutanese. This spot offers a magnificent vista of Mount Chomolhari, _Mountain of Goddess_ (Alt. 7329 meters). Visit a typical Bhutanese farm house on the way back. Afternoon_ Visit the National Museum (Ta-Dzong). Once the watch tower for the Rinpung Dzong, it was converted into the National Museum in 1968. The museum stands on a promontory overlooking the Paro valley in all its glory.Visit the Paro Rinpung Dzong. A flagstone path rises gradually from a beautiful wooden bridge with shingle roofing and abutted by two guard houses, to the dzong. Today, the Dzong is the seat of the district administration as well as the home for the monastic school. The central tower (Utse) of the Dzong, with its superb woodwork, is one of the most beautiful in the nation. The Dzong was built in 1645 A.D.Evening_ Tea at the hotel and drive for two hours (65 km) to reach the capital city of Thimphu. Overnight at hotel in Thimphu. Meals_ Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
_Visit the Memorial Chorten, a huge stupa built in memory of the third King who reigned from 1952_1972. Visit the National Library where ancient manuscripts are preserved. Visit the Painting School where traditional art is still preserved. Artists are taught to paint Thankas here (sacred Buddhist scroll). Visit the Handicrafts Emporium where one can buy Bhutanese textiles and other arts and crafts.Afternoon_ Visit Semtokha Dzong. This is the oldest fortress in Bhutan, built in 1629 A.D. by Shabdrung Ngawang Narngyal. It also houses the largest monastic schools in the country.Visit Tashichho Dzong - the main secretariat building. It is from here that the King and other prominent civil servants run the country. The Head Abbot and the central monastic body also reside here during the summer. Visit Pangri Zampa Monastery, situated just beyond Dechencholing Palace (5 km. from Thimphu). This temple was the first residence of Shabdrung Ngawang Narngyal when he arrived in Bhutan in 1616 A.D. It was built during the first quarter of the 16th century by Ngawang Chogyel, the great ancestor of the Shahdrung.Evening_ Reception and cultural program at Hotel. Meals_ Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After an early breakfast, drive to Punakha and Wangdi. On the way, rest at Dochula for a hot cup of tea or coffee and on a clear day, can see the most spectacular view of the Eastern Himalyan ranges.
Afternoon, visit the Punakha Dzong the former winter capital and present administrative scat of the district. It is also the winter residence of the central monastic body. The Dzong (fortress) lies between two rivers, the Pochu and Mochu, uncaring male and female rivers. It was built in 1637 AD. Visit Wangdiphodrang Dzong, perched on a promontory 13 km away from Punakha. The Dzong was built in 1638 A.D. Drive back to Punakha.Overnight at Hotel/ Guest House. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Dinner
Early morning: drive back to Paro for a short trek to Taktsang Monastery. The name Taktsang means "Tiger's Nest". The monastery is perched on a rocky ledge with a sheer drop of nearly 800 meters. It is said that in the second half of the 8th century, Guru Padma Sambhava, the second Buddha, alighted here upon the back of a tigress. Lunch will be served at Taktsang cafe. The round trip hike takes about 4 hrs. Evening: Visit Paro Town for shopping and visit some village homes. Transfer to the Hotel. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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