You will be met by our airport representative at Kathmandu’s International Airport and transferred to hotel. Your evening is relevantly free and after you have refreshed, you can get familiar with the area by going for a stroll down the street and overnight at hotel.
HIMALAYAN WONDERS - NEPAL - BHUTAN TOUR- 12 DAYS Itinerary
Day 01 Arrive at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to hotel (No meals):
Day 02 Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley:
After having breakfast at hotel, you will begin your Kathmandu sightseeing tour tat includes a number of UNESCO World Heritage and famous pilgrimage sites. Kathmandu is a wonderful mix of the ancient and the new. After the tour, the evening is free.
Day 03 Kathmandu - Pokhara :
After having breakfast at hotel, you will drive along the scenic Trisuli and Marsyangdi River to reach Pokhara.If the weather is clear you can see Ganesh Himal and the Manaslu peak form the road, as well as glimpses into daily rural village life. Pokhara is a tourist's paradise, also known as the city of lakes, full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, & temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with her lovely mountains.
- Kathmandu to Pokhara: 6 hours drive.
Day 04 Pokhara Tour:
You will enjoy an early start this morning and drive to Sarangkot, a beautiful hill famous for its sunrise over the Himalaya. Enjoy a close-up look of the Annapurna range, Fishtail mountain (Macchhapuchhre) and many others and have breakfast at a hotel in Sarangkot. Visit Bindhyabasini Temple, take a boat at Phewa lake and visit Devi’s Falls and cave. In the evening you’re free to stroll around town.
Day 05 Pokhara to Chitwan:
After an early morning breakfast, you will drive to Chitwan, check into our jungle lodge and embark on a wildlife Tharu village tour. Overnight at our Lodge.
- Pokhara to Chitwan: 5 hours.
Day 06 Full day of go-wild jungle activities:
After breakfast, amidst the sweet chirping of birds, you will set out for a full day of jungle activities that include Jungle Walking, Elephant Back Riding Safari across streams and into the jungles.You can also enjoy watching the elephants bathing and visit the elephant breeding center.In the evening, whilst having dinner, you will be entertained with a traditional Tharu cultural dance.
Day 07 Chitwan to Kathmandu:
After breakfast, embark on an interesting bird watching tour then continue your journey back to Kathmandu.
- Chitwan to Kathmandu: 6 hours.
Day 08 Kathmandu - Paro -Thimphu:
After having breakfast at hotel, you will transfer to the airport for your flight to Bhutan. Upon arrival in Paro, clear customs and immigration. Keep your copy of the visa clearance letter handy and your visa payment. Meet your guide and driver outside the terminal building and transfer to Thimphu. Here you will begin your sightseeing tour around Thimphu.
Day 09 Thimphu Tour- Paro:
Have breakfast at hotel and proceed for full day sightseeing in Thimphu. You will visit Memorial Chorten, Zilukha Nunnery, Takin Sanctuary, Textile Museum, and Heritage Museum, Traditional School of arts & crafts and Tashicho Dzong. In the evening you will drive back to Paro and overnight in a hotel.
Day 10 Hike Tiger’s Nest Monastery (Taktsang) and Sight Seeing in Paro:
After having breakfast at hotel, hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery (Taktsang) and visit a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse, National Museum and Local Market and overnight at hotel.
Day 11 Paro (Bhutan) – Kathmandu (Nepal):
After having breakfast at hotel, you will transfer to the International Airport for your flight back to Kathmandu. Enjoy the rest of the day in Kathmandu.
Day 12 Transfer to International Airport for your final flight departure:
Today we will say goodbye and transfer you to the Airport for your onward travel.