Best Nepal and Bhutan Tour

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Trip Information
  • Trip Duration12 Days
  • DestinationMulti Country
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Starts Kathmandu
  • Ends Kathmandu
  • Activities Nepal Bhutan Sightseeing
  • Max. Altitude 3,050 m
  • Group Size Min 1 Pax
  • Best Time All Year Around
  • Instant and Secured Online Booking System
  • Guided Sightseeing of UNESCO Heritage Site in Kathmandu Valley; Explore the artistic and cultural heritage
  • Explore Pokhara, the city of Lake.
  • Sarangkot Sunrise view and a boat ride on the lake
  • Enjoy jungle safari activities in Chitwan National Park.
  • Spectacular Flight to Paro over the majestic mountains
  • Hike to iconic Taktsang Monastery “Tiger’s nest”.
  • Get close to the culture and traditions of Bhutan
  • Achievement Certificate is awarded to each individuals in the recognition of your amazing trip in himalayas
  • Friendly trip to non-hikers, family with kids, couple and group of friends

Best Nepal and Bhutan Tour is ultimate vacation of Himalaya, Culture and Wildlife. These 12 Days itinerary is best adventure for those travelers who are willing to cover two mysterious Himalayan countries within a limited time. Admire culture and natural charms through visit to Pokhara, Chitwan and Kathmandu in Nepal and Sightseeing to Paro, Thimpu, hike to Bhutan’s Taktsang Monastery in Bhutan.

Nepal and Bhutan Tour itinerary commence upon your arrival in land of Himalayan Kingdom, Kathmandu. In Kathmandu explore tranquil temples, Cultural heritage and sacred Buddhist sites. After a day taking in the key sights of Kathmandu drive to Pokhara. As you drive forward the landscape changes and you will observe different villages, small settlements and green forests with terraced farms. If you are interested there is option available to take three hours rafting in Trishuli river then continue drive. Pokhara is famous for lake and its stupendous views of the Annapurna Himalayan range. You will get ample opportunity for sightseeing to Devi’s fall, World Peace Stupa, different cave and enjoy a boat ride in Phewa Lake. Next Early Morning, Visit Sarangkot for stunning view of sunrise and Himalayan range including Machhapuchhre, Himchuli, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri and many others.

You will be driven to Chitwan National Park. In Chitwan, get the memorable jungle safari experience. Some of the activities are Village tour to nearby ethic Tharu Village, Sunset view from the bank of Rapti River and Tharu cultural dance presentation for day first. Next Morning, You will have full day Jungle Safari activities. After Breakfast, Canoe ride along the Rapti River on traditional dugout to seeing the rare species of crocodiles, animals and Birds View. Afterward, we take a ride on the back of an elephant or alternatively jeep drive into the jungle. These Activities offer excellent opportunity to see four different kinds of deer, rhinoceros, wild bore, monkey, leopard, sloth bear and the Royal Bengal Tiger (If you are lucky). Other activities are visit Elephant breeding center, enjoy the elephant bathing View and many more. Get your camera or mobile ready so that you will not miss any shots. Get back to Kathmandu and Prepare for your Bhutan trip.

As the Nepal trip end, you will fly to Paro Airport in Bhutan. The flight reveals scenic and breathtaking views of Himalayan Mountains of the world. If weather permits you will be able to see Mt Everest (8848m, 29,198ft) and other mountain ranges. Experience exciting approach in tiny airstrip of Paro. You will be greeted by smiling immigration and customs officials wearing the robes of Bhutanese national dress. Our Bhutan guide and driver will be expecting you outside the terminal and transfer to Thimpu from Paro. Bhutan can truly claim to being the last Shangri-la, hidden paradise. During the tour, you can witness the Paro, Thimpu Valley include exploration of Monasteries, Dzong, temples with also chance to get close with culture and tradition. At the end of the trip, you will hike up to visit Taktsang, the famous Tiger’s Nest Monastery which is highlight of any trip to Bhutan.

We are specialize in tailor made itinerary so that you can create the right trip according to your tastes and budget, whether you wish to travel on one of our pre made itineraries or construct your own from start. This trip is accompanied by highly experience tour guide in Nepal and Bhutan who will share the insight of rich history. We are known for fair price, small group and personalized service. For speedy information and immediate trip about your trip Contact Us at WhatsApp +977 9813665337 (Anjan) or drop us an inquiry through email. We also accept Last Minute booking for the trip directly by Inquiry, calling, or sending a message anytime. You may also like our tailor made itinerary of Nepal Bhutan Highlights Tour or extend 4 Nights 5 Days Bhutan Tour.

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Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you are welcomed by the hospitable meeting and then you will be transferred to hotel. Kathmandu is the capital and largest metropolitan center, and well known city of temples, monasteries and shrines. Hotel is located at Thamel where numerous restaurants, bars and shops that cater everything you need. We will briefs you about the following tours. Relax and recover from jetlag at hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu

Following day after breakfast, we start a guided visit to a couple of the most recorded and significant attractions. We will have sightseeing of World Heritage Sites such as; the heavenly Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath the well known ‘Monkey temple. Bouddhanath, which is one of the greatest stupas on the planet, Patan Durbar Square marvel of Newari architecture. Famous for its rich cultural heritage, Patan is home to fine arts. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu

After Breakfast, You will take from Kathmandu to Pokhara which takes around 6 Hours. (You also have a flight option from Kathmandu to Pokhara which takes 25 minutes.) As you move forward to Pokhara, the landscape changes and you will observe different villages, small settlements and green forests with terraced farms. Our Vehicles are well equipped with spacious comfort seat and air conditioned so that you can enjoy the scenic view. Upon arrival, Check-in to the hotel. Free time on your own to take rest after these long drive or stroll around the City. In the evening, you can go out as the lakeside town has lots of options to dine and live music, go to spas, bars, etc. If you are interested for rafting then you have options to take 3 hour rafting in Trisuli river or Visit Chandragiri Hills by Cable Car and continue drive to Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.

  • Duration:6-7 Hours Drive | 25 Minutes Flight (Optional)
  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Pokhara

After Breakfast, We proceed for sightseeing of Davis fall, Gupteswor cave, Seti river gorge, Museum, World Peace Pagoda last but not the least do one hour boating in Fewa lake. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Pokhara

Early Morning, We drive to Sarangkot to catch stunning view of sunrise and Himalayan range including Machhepuchhre, Himchuli, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri and many others. After Spending hours, we will get back to Hotel for Breakfast and Check out. Drive to Chitwan. Nevertheless, you can also take a flight at extra cost. Please enquiry. The ride to Chitwan takes about 3-4 hours. You will follow the Prithvi Highway and Siddhartha Highway to reach the Chitwan National Park. Upon arrival ta Chitwan, we freshen up and have lunch at the resort. After short rest, local jungle guide takes you to walk around the tharu village. In the evening enjoying the sunset view from the bank of the Rapti river and you will also witness Tharu cultural dance performed by the local villagers. Overnight at Hotel in Chitwan. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included)

  • Duration:5 Hours Drive
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Chitwan

Wake up call followed by tea/coffee. Today you will have full day Jungle activities which includes Jungle Walking, Elephant Back Riding Safari or Jeep Ride. Later on, Enjoy watching the Elephants bathing, Visit to elephant Breeding center. Where as, canoe trip and take a bath with an elephant is an optional trip available at extra cost. Jungle Safari is one of the fondest memories of the lifetime. These activities provide you an excellent opportunity to see four different kinds of deer, rhinoceroses, wild boars, monkeys, leopards, sloths and even Bengal tigers (if you are lucky). Overnight at Hotel in Chitwan. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included)

  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Chitwan

Early Morning bird watching activities before heading back to Kathmandu for the night. Chitwan to Drive offers you to enjoy view of green sceneries, terrace fields, Trishuli River and vegetable fields. An alternative will be to fly by flight from Bharatpur to Kathmandu which will be just 20 minutes fight at an additional price. Take rest and Prepare yourself for Bhutan trip.

  • Duration:4-5 Hours Drive
  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu

After having breakfast at hotel, Drive to Kathmandu Airport. The flight into the Himalayas reveals scenic and breathtaking views of Himalayan Mountains of the world. If weather permits you will be able to see Mt Everest (8848m, 29,198ft) and other Himalayan mountain ranges. Experience exciting approach through the Bhutanese foothills and the landing, including a few steep turns to land at the tiny airstrip of Paro. Upon arrival in Paro, clear customs and immigration. Keep your copy of the visa clearance letter handy. You will be received by your Bhutanese guide and transfer to Thimphu. Stroll around the city in the evening. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Duration:1 Hours Flight & 1 hour 15 minutes Drive
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Thimpu

Full Day Sightseeing in Thimphu’s cultural wonders like National Memorial Chorten, National Textile Museum and Traditional Paper Making Factory etc. This evening drive to Paro.

  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Paro

After breakfast take an excursion to Taktsang Monastery, the most famous of Bhutanese monasteries. The excursion to monastery takes about 5 hours for round trip. Afternoon visit Ta Dzong, the National Museum of the Kingdom. Originally built as Watch Tower since 1967 it is acting as the National Museum of the country and holding fascinating collection of art, artifacts, thangkha paintings and Bhutan’s exquisite postage stamp. Later on, Visit Farmhouse and Local Market. In evening Stroll around the town and see how locals live. Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Paro

Saying Good-Bye to Bhutan today. You will be leaving Bhutan with all the good memories and unforgettable Experience. After Breakfast you will transfer to Paro Airport. Upon arrival at Kathmandu, You will pick up and transfer to hotel. You can also walk around the city and do shopping for your loved ones and relatives. In the evening, there will be a Farewell Dinner hosted by Aspiration Adventure to celebrate the successful completion of trip. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Meals:Breakfast & Farewell Dinner
  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu

It's your last day in Nepal! Grab hygenic breakfast, then take last-minute shopping and explore around the market or relax at hotel in Kathmandu. You will be advised and assisted for onward travel arrangements to make sure that you arrive at Airport three hours before your flight departs. Our airport representative will drop you to the airport for your International flight as per your flight schedule. We will exchange our good-byes and now you will be leaving Nepal, armed with all the good memories and unforgettable Experience. We know and hope that you will always remember this trip and after return home tell stories of your amazing experiences in Nepal. If you want to explore more of Nepal or the Himalayan countries, Please do let us know.

  • Meals:Breakfast

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Cost Details
Cost Includes
  • Airport pick up and drop off by private vehicle
  • All ground transportation by private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Twin sharing accommodation in a standard 3 star hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast
  • Heritage Sites Entry permits and fees for all temples, parks, monasteries
  • English speaking tour guide in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan
  • Twin sharing accommodation in a standard 3 star hotel in Pokhara; with Breakfast
  • Private Vehicle transfer from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Chitwan
  • Twin sharing accommodation in a standard 3 star hotel in Chitwan
  • Standard Hotel in Chitwan on full board basis (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • All Jungle Safari Activities as per itinerary
  • The required number of ground staff during the tour like Driver, Helpers etc
  • Bhutan travel permit and all document
  • English speaking local Bhutanese guides and driver during sightseeing
  • Standard government approved 3 Star Hotel accommodation (in twin share rooms)
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) in Bhutan
  • Bhutan government royalty
  • Bhutan Visa Fees and Visa Processing assistance
  • Flight Ticket Bothway (Kathmandu- Paro- Kathmandu)
  • All Local and Government taxes, administrative charges
  • Farewell dinner before departure
Cost Excludes
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • International Flight Ticket
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Any kind of Table drinks, telephone bills, laundry, postage etc.
  • Meals not listed in the itinerary
  • Any unseen expenses due to circumstances beyond our control (natural calamities, strike etc)
  • Tips for the guide and driver. (Tipping is Expected).
  • Extra night accommodation in case of early arrival or late departure
  • Optional activities such as archery, hot stone bath, pony ride to Tiger Nest, own stamp making etc
  • Expenses not listed in the ‘Price Includes’ section
Useful Information


At Aspiration Adventure, We believe that the accommodation is one of the major factor that enhances your overall travel experience. We provide you 3-Star standard hotel accommodation in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Jungle Lodge in Chitwan. Also 3-Star Hotel accommodation during Bhutan travel. The Tourism Council of Bhutan categories and monitor the quality of accommodation in the country so you can be assured of your comfort. All accommodations are on twin sharing basis. However, Single Supplement can be provided upon request at additional cost. We ensure to provide you best standard accommodation. Love this trip and want to have more Customization, Please enquiry us, we have the option of using other Luxury accommodation. We are flexible and happy to make that trip happen.

Best Time to Visit

The best seasons to visit two himalayan kingdom Bhutan and Nepal are Spring Season (March, April, May) and Autumn Season(September, October, and November) are known as the best season for Nepal Tour. During this month the weather you can enjoy the fresh air, clear mountain view and pleasant sunrise. However, this trip is can also be done in winter, which runs from December, January, and February. Summer and monsoon season which runs from July to August is neither good nor bad to make this trip.

Nepal Visa

If you are travelling to Nepal for (tour, sightseeing, travel, trekking, mountaineering, visiting friends and families) then you need to have a visa to enter Nepal. Arrival Visa is available at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu’s where you can simply get the “On Arrival Visa” with the application that require at least a passport of 6 months’ validity, and a passport size photo. You will be charged USD 30 for 15 days, USD 50 for 30 days and USD 125 for 90 Days as visa application fee which can be paid in cash or card on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport. It is recommended to fill up form prior to your arrival visiting official website of Immigration Department and bring the barcode print, it is valid for fifteen days before travelling date and becomes invalid then after. For those tourists who have Indian and Chinese passports then you do not need a visa (Free Visa). Most visitors will be able to obtain a visa upon arrival at the airport. The Certain country (Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, Syria) are requested to acquire Visa prior their arrival from their local Diplomatic missions (Embassies/Consulates) of Nepal Government.

Bhutan Visa Clearance

We, Aspiration Adventure will apply for the Bhutan Visa through the supporting document. Tourists other than India, Bangladesh and Maldives citizens need to obtain a Bhutan Visa Clearance prior to the travel to Bhutan. Your Bhutan Visa is processed by Aspiration Adventure. The Bhutanese Tourist Visa Fee is USD 40 per person which is included in the package price. Additionally, other fess is Sustainable Development Fee (SDF), which is $200 per day per person. It takes 7 working days to get the visa.

You will be required to send color copy of your passport (Photo Page) to apply for your visa. The passport must be valid for at least 6 month from the travel date. During the point of entry, you will be required to show your Bhutan Visa Clearance copy to the officer who will stamp into your passport with an entry details. No additional visa fee is required to pay at the immigration. Bhutan Visa Clearance copy is approved by TBC along with your complete personal information and passport details. Your entry and exit details with places to visit is clearly mentioned on the Visa Letter. So that it is required to bring the copy while boarding on and must be shown at the immigration of Bhutan along with your original passport. Following Documents are Required documents to get Bhutanese Visa

  • Clear and Color Passport Copy valid for 06 months  
  • Recent Passport size picture
  • Country of residence and City
  • Contact number (mobile phone preferred)
  • Travel Insurance

Kathmandu to Paro Flight Ticket

Flight Ticket from Kathmandu to Paro and Back Paro to Kathmandu is include it the Package. We Book your flight ticket thorugh Druk Air or Bhutan airlines according to availability which has direct flight to Paro from Kathmandu therefore, We are able to book your flight. With the Flight Ticket to Paro included in package price, it offers you hassle free travel experience. 

Last Minute Bookings and Customization

The last minute booking and trip customization is available for Nepal and Bhutan tour according to availability of flights and other factors. If would are interested in trip and looking for last minute booking just directly get in touch with Aspiration Adventure team through the online form or, sending us an email, messages on WhatsApp, or by calling at +977 9813665337 (Anjan). For the last minute booking; we have special provision and it is available. Please ensure to provide the full details of the trip, the number of person, along with passport copy, flight details, meeting point and others. We will be flexible and understand the situation. We can customize the trip according to your ideas.

  • No, according to Bhutan's tourist policy, independent travel is not permitted. You must arrange your Bhutan tour through a certified Bhutanese travel operator or one of their foreign affiliates, according to Bhutanese government laws. It is not possible to get entry visa to go Bhutan unless you pre-arranged tour itinerary with a licensed and approved tour operator and pay the appropriate nightly all inclusive government tariff. Tourist can reach there by buying package tour before reaching there with government approved companies. Bhutan government avoid the independent visitors to maintain its strict culture and ecological value. However, you can enjoy the flexibility during the Sightseeing, hiking and interact with locals as you wish.

  • There are two way to reach Bhutan either from overland or by flight:

    • Traveling by Air:  The one and only international airport situated in Paro connects several destinations such as Kathmandu, Bangkok, Singapore, Dhaka, Delhi, Kokotta, Guwahati, Bagdogra and etc. Paro airport is situtated at an elevation of 2225m above the sea level. There are only two airlines (Druk and Bhutan air) are operating to and from Paro airport. The flight is the best way to connect to Bhutan from several destinations of south Asia.
    • Traveling by Land: Phuentsholing, Samdruk Jongkhar and Gelephu are the along the southern borders of India that are only open border crossing to the international tourists in Bhutan.
  • No Worries, Aspiration Adventure will help you for visa procedures. We must submit the visa application to the Bhutan government at least 1 week before you go. Here you will get paper visa and once you arrive at Paro get actual stamped in your passport. Printed approval is important to carry with you. For Visa application We need your colored passport scan copy and passport size photo by email for your Bhutan visa approval.

  • Yes, We offer Flight Ticket Kathmandu – Paro – Kathmandu and Package include it. We can Book your flight ticket thorugh both Druk Air and Bhutan airlines which has direct flight to Paro from Kathmandu therefore, We are able to assist you to book your flight and check availability with better rates. Our Most of the package includes the flight ticket, For more information please check our cost includes section. Aspiration Adventure representative will be there to meet and greet you outside of Terminal Hall. He will be displaying you name card. After that you will be transferred for sightseeing and hotel accordingly as per itinerary.

    • The land of Mystery
    • Breathtaking Taktsang Goemba (Tiger's Nest Monastery)
    • Country that is Carbon Negative
    • The World's Happiest Country
    • Bhutanese Hot Dining, cuisine
    • Charming Trekking Paths
    • Travel in Country that Has No Traffic Lights
    • Experience Spiritual Kingdom
    • Explore cultural highlights of Bhutan
    • Experience what is called “internal happiness”
    • High Value, Low Impact” Tourism
    • Hidden Kingdom in the Himalayas
  • Without a guide in Bhutan, you would definitely miss out on unique experiences and taking a guide make the bhutan trip hassle free, Enjoy the land of The land of Mystery.

    • Easy Navigation
    • Government Rules and Regulations
    • Cultural Awareness
    • No-hassle Travel
    • Learn about the destinations' unique stories
    • Break Down Language Barriers
    • Visit Unique Locations
Client Reviewstripadvisor
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    Kathmandu and Bhutan Cultural Experience - Great Itinerary

    Kathmandu and Bhutan Tour was a quiet and mysterious adventure, we enjoyed a peaceful week. Booked tour of bhutan and Kathmandu through aspiration adventure. Everything was smooth and itinerary was accordingly. Hotels in Kathmandu and Bhutan was good than expected, guide Dorjee in Bhutan, Ramesh in Kathmandu was most amazing person. Beautiful country ,people and their hospitality. More important Thank you for handling bhutan visa, flight tickets, transfer and other supports. I would not hesitate to recommend the aspiration adventure team team to any travelers in Bhutan and Nepal.

    AveryUnited Kingdom,March 15, 2023
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    Unforgettable Quick Journey to Nepal and Bhutan

    After doing research online we found Aspiration Adventure and we were lucky enough to find them. My wife and I decide to inquiry these company and within a hour Mr. Anjan get back to us. Everything was detailed in email as we need to customized our trip to Nagarkot for overnight which was not problem for them. Guides and Service throughout the trip was amazing, available online to supervise and make sure our requests are fulfilled in Bhutan too. We highly recommend going to Nepal and Bhutan with these agency. Dreams come true with professionals! Good value for money.

    LoganFrance,September 21, 2017
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