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Signature Bhutan & Nepal 2018


11 Days from $6,995

Private Journey

Immerse yourself in the cultures of Bhutan and Nepal on this intrepid independent journey, hiking up to the Taktsang ("Tiger's Nest") Monastery and visiting a local farmhouse. Ride a rickshaw to Durbar Square and Taleju Temple, and attend a Nepalese cooking class in a local home.

A&K Advantages

Discover the rich artistic and spiritual traditions of the Himalaya on an inspiring private journey that reveals Bhutan and Nepal at their most authentic

Hike to the pilgrimage site of the Taktsang ("Tiger's Nest") Monastery

Take a rickshaw ride through Durbar Square in Kathmandu

Learn about ancient scroll painting from a Nepalese artisan

Visit a local farmhouse in Bhutan for an insider's perspective of daily life

Participate in a Nepalese cooking lesson in a local home

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Bangkok, Thailand
Days 2-3
Paro, Bhutan/Thimphu | Monasteries, Rivers and Relics
Day 4
Punakha | Temple of the Divine Madman
Days 5-6
Paro | Ascent to the Taktsang (“Tiger's Nest”) Monastery
Days 7-9
Kathmandu, Nepal | Hindu Temples & Buddhist Stupas
Days 10-11
Depart Bangkok

Custom Dates | Name the date, and subject to availability, we'll confirm it at the same price as the published departures that month.

Day 1
Arrive Bangkok, Thailand

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

Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel
Days 2-3
Paro, Bhutan/Thimphu | Monasteries, Rivers and Relics

Fly to Paro and receive a tashi khadda (traditional welcome). In Thimphu, visit the National Memorial Chorten and Tashichho Dzong. The next day, visit the Folk Heritage Museum, National Textile Museum and National Library.

Taj Tashi
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
Punakha | Temple of the Divine Madman

Today, travel by land over Dochula Pass at an altitude of 10,200 feet and see colorful prayer flags en route to Punakha. Explore Punakha Dzong before continuing to Chimi Lhakhang (Temple of the Divine Madman). Return to Thimphu.

Taj Tashi
Meals: Breakfast
Days 5-6
Paro | Ascent to the Taktsang (“Tiger's Nest”) Monastery

Drive to Paro. Later, see the religious thankga (scroll) paintings and the natural history collection at the National Museum. Continue to Rinpung Dzong and visit a traditional farmhouse. The next day, hike to Taktsang (“Tiger's Nest”) Monastery.

Zhiwa Ling Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Days 7-9
Kathmandu, Nepal | Hindu Temples & Buddhist Stupas

Fly to Kathmandu. Ride by rickshaw to Durbar Square and Taleju Temple; see the House of the Living Goddess (Kumari); explore the bazaar and old city; and visit Swayambhunath. The next day, visit Kirtipur, the temple of Adinath and Chilancho Stupa. Attend a Nepalese cooking class in a local home. See Patan Durbar Square, the Golden Temple, Krishna Mandir and the Patan Museum. The following day, learn about scroll paintings in Boudhanath and visit the Temple of Pashupatinath, Bhaktapur and Kopan Nunnery.

Dwarika's Hotel, Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast
Days 10-11
Depart Bangkok

On Day 10, fly to Bangkok. Enjoy the use of your executive room, available for 24 hours, until you depart on your international flight home.

Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Custom Dates | Name the date, and subject to availability, we'll confirm it at the same price as the published departures that month.


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • Apr 06 - Apr 16
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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    $1,535
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  • Apr 13 - Apr 23
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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  • Apr 27 - May 07
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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  • Sep 14 - Sep 24
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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  • Nov 02 - Nov 12
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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  • Nov 09 - Nov 19
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    $6,995
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    $2,895
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Journey Details

Internal Air: Bangkok/ Paro / Kathmandu / Bangkok ($1,535 pp)

This journey contains some active elements.

Solo traveler prices are available upon request.

Custom Dates | Name the date, and subject to availability, we'll confirm it at the same price as the published departures that month.


Destination Information

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