About Nepal Bhutan Luxury Tour 2024,2025

Nepal Bhutan Luxury Tour

Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd offers exclusive Nepal Bhutan luxury tour packages, perfect for travelers seeking an opulent experience in the heart of the Himalayas. These packages encompass the best of both countries, with meticulously planned itineraries that highlight the unique cultural and natural wonders of Nepal and Bhutan. Whether you are starting your journey from India or another destination, the Nepal Bhutan luxury tour price is competitive, ensuring excellent value for an unforgettable adventure. Detailed itineraries include visits to iconic sites, luxury accommodations, and personalized services. The overall cost reflects the premium quality of the experience, making these Bhutan tours and Nepal Bhutan tours an exceptional choice for discerning travelers.

Embarking on a Nepal Bhutan luxury tour is an odyssey through the mystic heartlands of the Himalayas, a seamless fusion of culture, tranquility, and opulence. These tours seamlessly blend the magnificence of Nepal and Bhutan, offering curated experiences that transcend mere travel. From the intricate Nepal Bhutan luxury tour packages meticulously designed to pamper discerning travelers to the thoughtfully crafted Nepal Bhutan luxury tour itinerary that unfurls like a tapestry of wonder, every moment is a testament to indulgence and cultural immersion. With Bhutan luxury tour packages, travelers are enveloped in a realm where luxury meets authenticity, where the serene monasteries of Bhutan and the ancient temples of Nepal are stitched together in an exquisite narrative.

These tours to Bhutan and Nepal paint a canvas of breathtaking landscapes, from the serene monasteries of Bhutan's Paro and Thimphu to Nepal's bustling Kathmandu and the ethereal beauty of Pokhara. The Bhutan tour, an integral part of this expedition, unveils the kingdom's untouched splendor, offering glimpses into its vibrant culture and pristine landscapes. The Nepal Bhutan luxury tour price might reflect opulence, but the experiences woven into this journey are beyond any material worth, promising a soul-stirring adventure that resonates long after the journey concludes.

Himalayan Asia Treks specializes in crafting exquisite journeys, and their Nepal Bhutan Luxury Tour Packages are nothing short of exceptional. Picture this: a meticulously curated itinerary that seamlessly combines the awe-inspiring landscapes of Nepal and the mystical allure of Bhutan, all wrapped in opulence and comfort. From the moment travelers embark on this adventure, they're enveloped in a world of indulgence and cultural richness. The journey begins in Nepal, where every detail is thoughtfully arranged, allowing travelers to immerse themselves in the splendor of Kathmandu's ancient temples, the serene beauty of Pokhara's lakes, and the breathtaking vistas of the Himalayas. Whether it's exploring UNESCO World Heritage Sites or indulging in luxurious accommodations nestled against panoramic mountain backdrops, every moment is tailored to create an unforgettable experience.

As the journey transitions to Bhutan, the enchanting 'Land of the Thunder Dragon' reveals its wonders. From the vibrant streets of Thimphu to the tranquility of Punakha Valley and the magnificence of Paro's Tiger's Nest Monastery, every destination is a canvas painted with cultural heritage and natural beauty. Himalayan Asia Treks ensures that luxury isn't just about accommodations but is also woven into unique experiences, such as private guided tours, exclusive access to cultural events, and indulgent dining experiences featuring authentic local cuisine. Their attention to detail, coupled with a commitment to providing an unparalleled level of service, elevates this tour to a luxurious odyssey that seamlessly blends exploration, comfort, and cultural immersion, leaving travelers with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

A luxury tour of Nepal and Bhutan would typically include visits to some of the most iconic and culturally significant destinations in both countries. Here are some of the top attractions you might consider including in your itinerary:

In Nepal we visit:

  • Kathmandu: The capital city of Nepal, with a rich history, culture, and architecture. Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Swayambhunath Temple.
  • Chitwan National Park: A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the best wildlife reserves in Asia. Go on a safari to spot tigers, rhinos, elephants, and other wildlife. We will stay inside the Chitwan National Park with experiencing jungle life.

In Bhutan we visit:

  • Thimphu: The capital city of Bhutan, with a unique blend of traditional and modern culture. Visit attractions such as the Tashichho Dzong, the National Library, and the National Memorial Chorten.
  • Paro: A picturesque town with a beautiful valley and historical landmarks such as the Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery.
  • Punakha: The old capital of Bhutan, with a beautiful Dzong (fortress) and stunning views of the surrounding mountains.

A luxury tour of Nepal and Bhutan would typically include stays at top-rated hotels, personalized services, private transportation, and exclusive experiences such as private tours, cultural performances, and gourmet dining.

Highlights

Kathmandu, Nepal:

  • Explore Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Visit Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) for panoramic views.
  • Experience the spiritual ambiance at Pashupatinath Temple.

Pokhara, Nepal:

  • Enjoy the serene Phewa Lake with a backdrop of the Annapurna range.
  • Visit the Peace Stupa for breathtaking views of the city and mountains.

Chitwan National Park, Nepal:

  • Embark on a safari to spot rhinos, tigers, and various wildlife.
  • Enjoy activities like elephant bathing and jungle walks.

Thimphu, Bhutan:

  • Witness the traditional culture at the Tashichho Dzong.
  • Explore the National Memorial Chorten and its intricate artwork.

Punakha, Bhutan:

  • Visit Punakha Dzong, an architectural wonder amid stunning landscapes.
  • Hike to Chimi Lhakhang, a fertility temple with a unique history.

Paro, Bhutan:

  • Hike to the iconic Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang Monastery) perched on a cliff.
  • Explore Paro Dzong, a fortress-monastery with a rich history.

Luxury Accommodations:

  • Stay in lavish hotels offering stunning views and exceptional services.
  • Experience traditional hospitality with modern comforts.

Cultural Immersion:

  • Engage in local experiences like traditional dances and cuisine.
  • Interact with locals to understand the unique traditions and way of life.

Scenic Drives and Landscapes:

  • Enjoy picturesque drives through Himalayan landscapes between cities.
  • Witness breathtaking views of mountains, valleys, and rivers.

Customized Experiences:

  • Tailor the trip with personalized activities like cooking classes or craft workshops.
  • Have the flexibility to explore off-the-beaten-path locations based on preferences.

Professional Guides:

  • Benefit from knowledgeable guides providing insights into history, culture, and nature.
  • Receive assistance and guidance throughout the journey.

Day to Day Itinerary

Upon arrival in Kathmandu airport, our representative welcome in airport and transfer to the hotel. After reaching in hotel, our representative short brief about further program.

  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu.

Fly into Paro by Druk Air / Bhutan Airline After completing your immigration formalities, you will be received by our representative who will be your tour guide throughout your tour.

Then drive to Thimphu, On arrival at Thimphu check into your hotel and after refreshment visit the following:

Kuensel Phodrang and visit tallest  buddha statue and enjoy the full view of Thimphu Valley below.

Craft Bazaar -A one stop place to witness Bhutanese culture and buy Bhutan made art and craft product. The Bazaar in its 80 stalls covers all aspects of the traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan. At this Bazaar craftsmen and artisans from across the country display and sell their handicrafts. And also visit other handicraft stores. 

Institute for ZorigChusum

Commonly known as Arts & Crafts School or Painting School, the Institute offers a six-year course on the 13 traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan. On a visit, one can see students learning the various skills taught at the school.

Textile Museum

The Royal Textile Museum Bhutan or Royal Textile Academy is a national textiles museum. It is located very near to Taj Tashi Hotel and Authentic Handicraft shops.  It was established in the year 2001. It has a huge collection of antique textile artifacts. Weaving in Bhutan is the culture and tradition. RTA the aim is to preserve and promote this living art of Bhutan to international and domestic markets.

Weekend Market

Every Saturday and Sunday most of Thimphu's scant population and many valley dwellers congregate on the banks of the river where weekend market is held. It is an interesting place to visit and provides opportunity to mingle with the local people.

 National Sport of Bhutan ( Archery )

One of the best place to witness a game of traditional and modern archery. Which is a national sport of Bhutan? If you want to take some good picture of archery match then this is one of the best places to be.
Almost all the time there is a tournament being played.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel
  • Location: Thimphu

After breakfast, travel to Punakha through Dochula Pass 3140 m). In the clear spring sky, you can enjoy the panoramic view of the Himalayan Mountain ranges. . Then pass by the beautiful 108 chortens built on the hill by Her Majesty AshiDorjiWangmoWangchuck (Queen Mother of Bhutan) for the security and well being of His Majesty, the King of Bhutan.

You will also visit Druk Wangyal Lhakhang (monastery) which was built by AshiDorjiWangmoWangchuck( the Queen Mother of Bhutan) as a tribute to His Majesty the fourth King of Bhutan, Jigme SingyeWangchuck and armed forces after His Majesty led a successful operation against Indian militants who had occupied certain areas of Bhutan. The gallery of the Druk Wangyal Lhakhang has beautiful murals depicting some of the important events in the reigns of the Kings of Bhutan.

 Then travel onto Punakha. Punakha has been inextricably linked to some of the most momentous events in the Bhutanese history and deserves its reputation as one of the most beautiful and significant regions at the heart of Bhutanese culture. Punakha had served as the capital of Bhutan from 1637 till 1907. The dzong is historically important and stands as the symbol for a unified Bhutan. 

On the way, stop for lunch at Metsina village and then visit the Devine Madman’s Monastery-Chhimi Lhakhang, famously known for its fertility shrine, where one can receive a special fertility blessing.

Then visit the Punakha Dzong, located on the island of the Pho - Chu (male river) and the Mochu (female river). The dzong was built in 1637 by ZhabdrungNgawang Namgyal to serve as the religious and administrative seat of the region.  At the dzong, you can see the highest standards in woodwork. 

Suspension Bridge

Drive to walk across the suspension bridge (about 200m long) through absolutely fresh breeze and fascinating view of Dzong.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel
  • Location: Punakha

After breakfast travel to paro. On the way visit the following:

Tamchog Lhakhang Bridge

Located on the other side of the river of the Thimphu - Paro highway, one needs to cross an iron chain suspension bridge to get to the Lhakhang.

About 30 minute drive from Paro towards Thimphu city, Tamchog Lhakhang sits across the Paro River. The Lhakhang is approached by an iron chain suspension bridge. The Lhakhang and the bridge were constructed by a 13th century Tibetan saint ThangthongGyalpo. The Buddhist saint was also a blacksmith and an architect. Of the many iron chain bridges built, there are only few left which are still used. Crossing this old bridge can be a thrilling experience for tourists. Some of the original iron chain links used to build this bridge can be found on display in the National Museum in Paro

Paro Airport Bird eye View

Paro international airport is the only international airport in Bhutan where you can teach Bhutan via air. It’s a small airport with singly runaway and no or very few international traffic. However, it’s considered as one of the dangerous airport for landing and also most beautiful airport in terms of landscape and architecture. Hotel Check in and later visit national museum .

National Museum, housed in the Ta Dzong (watchtower). Here is an intriguing collection of artefacts provide a wonderful introduction to the rich culture and heritage of the Kingdom.

In the evening stroll through the Paro town and visit local handicraft stores.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel
  • Location: Paro

After breakfast, hike up to Taktsang Monastery, also known as ‘Tiger’s Nest’. The walk up to the viewpoint will take about 1 – 1 ½ hrs depending on your fitness and from View Point you will enjoy a spectacular view of the monastery clinging to the side of the cliff. Stop for refreshment at the View Point Cafeteria. Then walk further up to the monastery which will take about 1 hour. It is said that in the 8th century Guru Rinpoche flew on the back of a tigress from eastern Bhutan to this place and meditated in a cave here for 3 months. The principal Lhakhang (monastery) of the present monastic complex dates from 1692. Taktsang was damaged severely by fire in 1998 but has now been fully restored to its former glory. After visiting the monastery, walk downhill back to the road on the way stop for lunch at the view point cafeteria and then walk further downhill to the road point. Then drive to Drukgyel Dzong (fortress) that is situated on a ridge in the upper Paro valley which is 30-minute drive towards north from the Paro town. Drugyel Dzong also means “Fortress Of Victorious Drukpas” which was built in 1649 by ZhabdrungNgawangNamgyel. The Dzong had been served as an important base for defense in the region until 1951 when it was destroyed by fire. The ruins of the Dzong was continued to be protected as an important monument linking people of Bhutan with the great events that contributed in maintaining sovereignty of the country. Drukgyel Dzong was served solely for defensive purpose without administrative and religious functions, especially against external threats from the border.
The existing ruins of the Dzong are comparatively well preserved. One can without much difficulty understand or distinguish features of the complex. Although most of timber components of the Dzong such as roof truss, door and window frames, and floors and ceilings are almost totally absent, major portion of stone and rammed earth wall structures are still standing. They provide for visitors in understanding ideas and practices for defense in the olden times.The reconstruction of the fortress began in April, 2016 after the command of His Majesty the King, to celebrate the birth of His Royal Highness The Gyalsey, to commemorate the arrival of ZhabdrungNgawang Namgyal in 1616 AD the birth year of Guru Rinpoche. The restoration work is estimated to be completed soon.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel
  • Location: Paro

After breakfast we will drive to Paro airport for the departure. After reaching in Kathmandu airport, your guide will take Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhnath Stupa.

After finishing city tour, we will drive to Chandragiri Resort.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Luxury Lodge .
  • Location: Kathmandu

After taking breakfast in hotel, we will drive to domestic airport and fly to Bharatpur. After reaching in Bharatpur, we will drive to Chitwan National Park for jungle activities. We explore sunset view and walk around hotel. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Luxury Lodge .
  • Location: Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park, the jewel of Nepal's wildlife parks since its inception in 1973. The main highlights of our wildlife activities are jeep rides to see the rare one-horned rhino, sloth bear, four species of deer, a dazzling array of tropical birds, and perhaps a leopard or tiger. Rhinos and deer are frequently sighted, but the chances of seeing a leopard or tiger are remote. The birdlife is fantastic-some 530 species have been sighted within the park. We'll seek out the fauna via jeep and on foot, and also take wooden boat rides into the watery realm of the threatened Gharial crocodile, mugger crocodile, and numerous waterfowl. In addition, we'll observe the elephant in their natural habitat.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Accommodation: Luxury Lodge .
  • Location: Chitwan National Park

 Embark on an exhilarating journey as you soar through the skies to the picturesque haven of Pokhara, Nepal. As the plane gently touches down, your adventure begins with a mesmerizing exploration. Traverse the serene waters of Fewa Lake aboard a traditional boat, soaking in the tranquil ambiance and gazing at the reflection of the towering Annapurna range. Wander through the mystical corridors of Gupteswor Cave, where ancient tales whisper in the rocky confines. Marvel at the thunderous cascade of Devi’s Falls, a natural wonder sculpting its path through time. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of mountaineering history at the International Mountain Museum, discovering tales of triumph and bravery. Lastly, visit the Refugee Camp, a place that tells poignant stories of resilience and hope amidst adversity. Each stop on this city tour unveils a unique facet of Pokhara's charm, blending nature's beauty with cultural richness and human spirit.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Luxury Lodge .
  • Location: Pokhara

The Sarangkot Sunrise Tour is an ethereal experience nestled in the serene landscapes of Nepal. Visitors embark on a predawn journey to the hilltop village of Sarangkot, renowned for its breathtaking panoramic views of the Annapurna mountain range and the iconic Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) peak. As the first rays of the sun kiss the snow-capped peaks, a magical spectacle unfolds, painting the sky in hues of orange and gold. The tranquil ambiance coupled with the awe-inspiring vistas makes this tour a soul-stirring and unforgettable encounter with nature's beauty. 

After return back from sunrise tour, we will take breakfast and drive to Pokhara airport. Fly to Pokhara and free time for shopping souvenir for your family and friends.  

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Accommodation: Five Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

 After taking breakfast, we will drive to airport according to your flight schedule.

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

What's Included

  • Breakfast and dinner at respective hotels and lunch at local tourist standard restaurant. 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner in Bhutan.
  • Daily breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner in Chitwan.
  • All Jungle Activities in Chitwan National Park.
  • Accommodation (Twin Bed / Dbl Bed sharing basis)
  • All transportation within the country including airport transfers.
  • Daily USD 100 per person / night Gov. Sustainable Development Fee.
  • Entrance fees for Museums and Monuments.
  • English Speaking Local guide.
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary.
  • Bhutan Visa fee USD 40
  • Single room supplement charges
  • Nepal Visa (need to take multiple entry visa 15 Days)
  • Insurance Premiums
  • Payments for service provided on a personal basis
  • Cost for any services not mentioned in the "Cost Include head"
  • Cost incurred due to mishaps, strikes, political unrest etc.
  • Personal expense in items such as laundry, soft drinks, Camera Charges, Bottle water,
  • Incidentals, Portage, Bellboy charges tips or any other services
  • Airfare ( Flight Fare Kathmandu-Paro-Kathmandu : $465.00)

Useful Information

How much does it cost to visit Bhutan from Nepal?

The cost of visiting Bhutan from Nepal varies based on several factors such as the season, duration of stay, and the type of tour package you choose. Typically, Bhutan has a mandatory minimum daily tariff for tourists, which ranges from $200 ++ per person per night during peak seasons (March to May and September to November), and around $180 ++ during the off-peak seasons (December to February and June to August). This tariff includes accommodation, meals, a licensed tour guide, transportation within Bhutan, and entrance fees to various sites. Additionally, there is a one-time visa fee of $40. Flights from Kathmandu to Paro, operated by Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines, can around $465 for a round trip, depending on the booking time and availability.

Which is better for tourism, Nepal or Bhutan?

Choosing between Nepal and Bhutan for tourism largely depends on individual preferences and interests. Nepal offers a diverse range of experiences, from trekking in the Himalayas, including the famous Everest Base Camp Trek, to exploring rich cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur. Nepal is known for its adventure tourism, vibrant cultural festivals, and affordability.

On the other hand, Bhutan provides a unique and more tranquil experience with its pristine landscapes, well-preserved culture, and emphasis on sustainable tourism. The country is known for its stunning monasteries, dzongs, and the famous Tiger's Nest Monastery. Bhutan’s tourism policy of high value, low impact ensures a more exclusive and less crowded experience. However, Bhutan is more expensive due to its mandatory minimum daily tariff for tourists.

How much does it cost for a Bhutan trip?

A trip to Bhutan typically costs around $200 ++ per person per night during the peak tourist seasons and approximately $180 + during the off-peak seasons. This mandatory minimum daily tariff covers accommodation, meals, a licensed Bhutanese tour guide, all internal transportation, and entrance fees to various tourist sites. Additionally, tourists need to pay a $40 visa fee. Extra costs can include flights to and from Bhutan, around $465 for a round trip from Kathmandu, and any personal expenses such as souvenirs, drinks, or optional activities not included in the standard tour package.

Which tour operator is best for Bhutan?

Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd is one of the reputable tour operators for Bhutan, offering a range of well-organized and tailored tour packages. They are known for their professional service, knowledgeable guides, and attention to detail. The company provides various tour options, including cultural tours, trekking adventures, and specialized itineraries that cater to different interests and preferences. With their extensive experience in the region, Himalayan Asia Treks ensures a smooth and enriching travel experience, making them a preferred choice for many travelers planning to visit Bhutan.

A Nepal Bhutan luxury tour offers a unique blend of cultural immersion, breathtaking landscapes, and luxurious experiences. Here are some useful insights for such a tour:

  • Itinerary Highlights: Tours typically begin in Nepal, exploring Kathmandu's ancient temples, Patan's craftsmanship, and Bhaktapur's medieval charm. In Bhutan, visit the Paro Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) monastery, Thimphu's cultural sites, and Punakha's serene valleys.
  • Luxurious Accommodations: Expect premium accommodations that fuse local charm with modern amenities. In Nepal, luxurious hotels in Kathmandu's upscale districts or boutique lodges in scenic areas like Pokhara might be part of the experience. Bhutan offers upscale resorts amidst stunning landscapes.
  • Cultural Immersion: Engage in authentic cultural experiences, like meeting local artisans, witnessing traditional ceremonies, or joining a private audience with monks or local dignitaries. You might get opportunities for exclusive interactions to delve deeper into the region's heritage.
  • Expert Guides: Knowledgeable guides proficient in local history, culture, and languages can enhance your experience. They offer insights, facilitate interactions, and ensure a smooth journey throughout both countries.
  • Unique Experiences: Some tours might include special activities like private meditation sessions with monks in Bhutan, guided hikes to remote monasteries, or curated dining experiences featuring local cuisine.
  • Transportation: Travel between Nepal and Bhutan typically involves flights, and within each country, luxury tours often offer private transfers or comfortable transportation options for a seamless journey.
  • Customization: Luxury tours often allow for personalization based on individual preferences. Whether it's adjusting the pace of the tour or adding unique experiences, they can tailor the itinerary to your liking.
  • Seasonal Considerations: The best time to visit Nepal and Bhutan varies. Spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) are generally ideal, offering pleasant weather and clear skies for mountain views.
  • Visa and Permits: Entry to Bhutan requires a visa obtained through an authorized tour operator. Ensure your tour includes assistance with visa applications and necessary permits for both countries.
  • Health and Safety: Prioritize your health by considering altitude in some regions and being mindful of food and water choices. Luxury tours often ensure top-notch safety measures and medical assistance if needed.

When considering a Nepal Bhutan luxury tour, it's crucial to research different tour operators, compare itineraries, and ensure they align with your preferences for luxury, cultural immersion, and unique experiences.