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Bhutan & Nepal: Heart of the Himalaya (2016)

Luxury Small Group Journeys: The finest small-group travel experience

Limited to 16 guests
Days: 14  |  From: $8,495


Discover Bhutan and Nepal, seeing Tiger's Nest Monastery; embarking on a safari in Chitwan National Park; and taking a rickshaw ride to Durbar Square.

A&K Advantages

  • Experience Bhutan's age-old ways, discovering its rich artistic and cultural heritage
  • Feel the spirit of Bhutan on a hike to the spectacular Tiger's Nest Monastery
  • Learn about the culture and lifestyle of local farmers by visiting a farmhouse
  • Embark on a safari in Nepal's Chitwan National Park for a unique view of wildlife
  • Enjoy a lesson in Nepalese cuisine during a Chef's Table event in the home of a local resident
  • Witness a debate among nuns at the Kopan Nunnery, an unforgettable, age-old tradition
  • Ride Like a Local when you travel by rickshaw to visit Durbar Square and Teleju Temple


Itinerary at a Glance

Bhutan & Nepal: Heart of the Himalaya

Day 1: Arrive Delhi, India

Day 2: Paro, Bhutan/Thimphu | Welcome to Bhutan

Day 3: Thimphu | Fine Weavers at Work

Day 4: Punakha | The Divine Madman

Day 5: Paro | Monasteries, Rivers and Relics

Day 6: Paro | Ascent to the Tiger’s Nest

Day 7: Kathmandu, Nepal | Historic Durbar Square

Day 8: Kathmandu | Learn Nepalese Cooking in a Local Home

Days 9-10: Chitwan National Park | In Search of Wildlife

Days 11-12: Kathmandu | A Spirited Nuns Debate

Days 13-14: Depart Kathmandu or Delhi

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Nepal Information | A&K's local experts have visited Nepal since the 2015 earthquake to personally assess the services and sites. We are confident you will have an outstanding experience on this journey.

Extend Your Journey | Enhance your journey with a post-tour extension to Lhasa (4 days, priced from $1,895)

Customize This Journey | If you would like to customize this itinerary and create a Tailor Made Journey just for you and your companions, click here to inquire, or speak to your travel professional.



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