Bhutan, Nepal & India Trek and TourParo, Haa Valley, Thimphu, Phuentsoling, Gangtok, Pelling, Darjeeling, Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Nala, Panauti
Cultural touring, village visit, short day hikes, steam engines toy train ride, attend local fairs and festivals
Bhutan, Nepal and Sikkim are three tiny countries nestled in the lap of mighty Himalayas. Bhutan and Nepal are sovereign countries where as the former kingdom of Sikkim is now a part of India. In this amazing trip of Bhutan, Sikkim, Darjeeling and Nepal, we discover the miracles of the Himalayas. We walk upon the track trampled by very few foreign foot and take on the road away from the cities to the high hills of Bhutan, drive through aroma filled spruce blue pine, rhododendrons forests and tea gardens in Darjeeling and Sikkim, explore the cultural heritages of three medieval principalities of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan.
On this trip of Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal, we stop in the paddy fields and tea gardens to talk to the local people and poke into their houses and get an insight of their lifestyles. We take opportunity to visit the workshops of local crafters and appreciate the details of the works they deliver in their creation. We take some fine walks and hike that can be done at our own pace in all three countries-Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal. The trip also features some hill resorts that offer great mountain views.
All the trips are timed with the local religious festivals of Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal that will give an emple opportunity to understand the local cultures and traditions of Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal Himalaya.
03 Feb, 2014 – 17 Feb, 2014 Coincides Guthor Cham in Sikkim Rumtek Monastery
11 Apr, 2014 – 25 Apr, 2014 Coincides with Paro Tsechu Festival
09 Jun, 2014 – 23 Jun, 2014 Coincides Saga Dawa Festival in Gangtok, Sikkim
01 Oct, 2014 – 15 Oct, 2014 Coincides Thimphu Tsechu Festival
15 Nov, 2014 – 29 Nov, 2014
Land Cost Per Person
US$ 3120 (2 persons group)
US$ 2899 (3-4 per person)
US$ 2699 (6-9 per person)
US$ 770 (Single Room Suppl)
US$ 1075 Internal airfare (Bangkok-Paro, Bhadrapur-Kathmandu-Bangok)
OR US$ 380 Internal airfare Kathmandu-Paro, Bhadrapur-Kathmandu
Day 01~Flight to Paro from Bangkok or Kathmandu. Explore the Dzong and stroll in the township.
Day 02~ Hike the legendary Takstang Monastery and explore the temples and visit a typical l farm house.
Day 03~Drive to the capital city of Thimphu with a side trip of lesser known Haa Valley and enjoy mountain views from Chele-la pass.
Day 04~ Hike Cheri Gompa, attend the week-end market and explore the wonders of the tiny Himalayan capital.
Day 05-07~Drive to the southern border town of Phuntsoling and enter the plains of Bengal and continue through tea estates to Gangtok-the capital city of Sikkim.
Day 08 ~Enjoy the views of Mount Kanchenjunga on the way to Pelling. Visit the Buddhist monasteries and temples at Pelling.
Day 09-10 ~Visit the wish fulfilling Lake of Khecheopalri, enjoy the beauty of Kanchendung Waterfalls and continue on our journey to Darjeeling through lush green tea estates. At Darjeeling, we will go for the joy ride on Himalayan Railway and explore the highlights of the Himalayan Queen.
Day 11-13 ~Take the scenic flight to Kathmandu-the capital city of Nepal and embark on the tour of Durbar Squares, Buddhist monasteries and Hindu temples. Meet the potters, carvers and weavers in the medieval cities of the valley. Enjoy Nepali welcome dinner amidst folk dancing program.
Day 14~ Enjoy mountain views at Nagarkot and take short walk trek to the traditional Newari villages of Nala and Panauti.
Day 15 ~Transfer to the airport for flight back home.