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Nepal and Bhutan Tour

In the past few years, the value of the travel industry has skyrocketed. People have started exploring the world. Now that every corner of the world is accessible, thanks to the travel industry. Anyone can travel and explore any country in the world. You can think about it and go to any country. Also, multi-country tours are rising as a popular trip for many reasons.

Admittedly, South-Asian countries are quite popular for multi-country tours, especially Nepal and Bhutan. And in this blog, we will be shedding light on Nepal and Bhutan Tour so as to explain and explore the tour, providing you comprehensive details of the trip.


Unique Experiences in Nepal and Bhutan

Nepal and Bhutan are two South-Asian Himalayan countries famous for their distinct and diverse grandiosity. Nepal and Bhutan are two countries tucked into the Himalayas, Nepal known as "The trekker's paradise" and Bhutan, the "Land of the Thunder Dragon." And these two countries, in combination, stand as among the best multi-country tours.

This trip encompasses around 10 days to explore Nepal and Bhutan- Our JEWELS OF BHUTAN AND NEPAL trip is a 9-day trip that takes you on a wonderful journey of discovery. Discover the exquisiteness and experience unique mountain cultures secured with a feeling that people are ever-smiling to welcome you.

What makes a Nepal and Bhutan tour Popular?

Nepal and Bhutan Tour lets you dwell in the magical aura of Nepal and Bhutan, immerse in the cultural diversity and enchanting Buddhism. The timeless Buddhist culture, dramatic landscape, vibrant spiritual traditions, constant backdrop of some of the highest mountains in the world, magic mantras, and monasteries are some of the highlights of this trip.

One of the reasons behind the popularity of this trip is the Himalayas- the backdrop of the Himalayas. People love the glimpse of the Himalayas. You will find every opportunity to contemplate the beauty of these two countries at the ease of walking and relishing your time. This trip is graded easy (meaning you will not have to walk on rugged trails for hours, and it requires minimal physical exertion.) Thus this trip can be opted by anyone (of any age.) Unlike many treks or trips, Nepal and Bhutan Tour is ideal for anyone who wishes to explore and enjoy the elegance of two of the most beautiful countries.

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Top 5 Attractions of Nepal and Bhutan Tour

#1. Timeless Buddhist Culture

Since the 7th century, Buddhism in Bhutan has not changed much. Bon religious were in practice until the 6th century. That said, Buddhism is predominantly followed in Bhutan, with more than 75% of the population following Buddhism as their religion and culture. The culture in Bhutan is permeated by Buddhist philosophy.

Everything in Bhutan, from fantastic festivals to fluttering prayer flags to daily lifestyle, promulgate Buddhism. The monastery, Chorten, and the sacred painting reflect Buddhism practiced for a long time. This tour is an opportunity to indulge in Buddhist culture and lifestyle.

#2.  A glimpse of the gigantic Himalayas

Enjoy a Himalayan panorama of the world's highest peaks while flying into these countries. Nepal and Bhutan tour rewards you with awe-inspiring backdrops of the majestic mountains. Relish an opportunity of walking with sights of the gigantic Himalayas. This is definitely a sheer pleasure for many travelers as it provokes a storm of excitement, adding obsession to travel again. For photography lovers, there will be heaps of photography opportunities.

#3. UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Kathmandu has a lot to offer you. Kathmandu valley boasts of 7 UNESCO world heritage sites. Every nook and cranny of the city gleams with historical temples and stupas. The true essence of visiting in Nepal is incomplete without visiting the UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley.

You will witness the religious fervor of the devotees and mysticism at two of the most important sacred sites in Nepal - Boudhanath and Pashupatinath Temple. Stroll down the cobbled streets of a medieval palace square filled with ancient temples and pagoda-roofed palaces. Your visit to UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu will be a blissful day.

#4. Tiger's Nest Monastery Bhutan

Tiger Nest Monastery Bhutan

Tiger's Nest Monastery, also called Paro Taktsang, is a sacred site in Bhutan perched on a cliffside. A trip to Bhutan encompasses a visit to Tiger's Nest Monastery. Taktsang Monastery is one of the most important and incredible pilgrimage sites for Buddhists in Bhutan. "The Second Buddha" is said to have meditated here. This monastery houses four temples and residential shelters. The dramatic landscape and the location of this monastery demand hiking for a few hours. If you want to skip hours of hiking, you can always hire a horse.

#5. Gross National Happiness in Bhutan

Bhutan is the only country with the Gross National Happiness (GHN) Index. It is a holistic approach and development paradigm to measure the wellbeing of Bhutanese people. GHN index has nine domains: Psychological well being, Health, Education, Time use, Cultural diversity and resilience, Good governance, Community vitality, Ecological diversity and resilience, and Living standards. The paramount objective of GHN is to achieve happiness. The GHN index guides the policy of the Government of Bhutan that implies a legal code stating if the government cannot provide happiness to the people, the government does not exist.

Best time to Travel to Nepal and Bhutan

The best time to travel to Nepal and Bhutan are Spring (March-May), Autumn (September-November), and early Winter (December). During these months, the daytime temperatures are favorable, and the weather remains balmy. The clear sky offers stunning views of the Himalayas, and the sheer pleasure of walking/hiking in pleasant weather is unbeatable.

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Quick Highlights of Nepal and Bhutan Tour

  • Visit the two most beautiful countries in South Asia. 
  • Sightseeing the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu valley
  • Hike to the prominent and sacred site in Bhutan: Tiger's Nest Monastery
  • Hike to the outskirts of Kathmandu (Nagarkot-Changu Narayan Hiking) - a way to escape the hustling and bustling of Kathmandu.
  • This tour is a spiritual sojourn that lets you gain insight into the vibrant spiritual traditions of Nepal and Bhutan.

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  • Author: Naba Raj Amgai
  • Posted on: Tue Oct 22, 2019

About Author

Naba Raj Amgai, stepped into the world of travel and tourism in 1996. He is Founder and Managing Director of Third Rock Adventures.

Beginning his journey in the tourism industry as a humble Porter Guide to founding hospitality establishments and an adventure travel company, he has come a long way.

In a career spanning more than two decades, he has achieved more than anybody dreams of achieving. Along with his professional achievements, his selfless contribution towards his community and society has won him a lot of accolades and praises.

Having dedicated more than two decades in the tourism and hospitality sector, he has amassed a wealth of experience.

After passing high school, he began helping out some trekking guides and was soon recruited as a porter guide at a reputed trekking agency. Within a short time, he was individually guiding clients across the well-known trails of the Himalayas.

He went on to lead tour groups on multi-country tours to Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and India. Being a part of mountain climbing expeditions familiarised him with expedition logistics and operations. Later on, he went to become the Executive Director and took over the reins of Operations, Sales and Marketing departments. Spending several years in the tourism field has made Naba Raj Amgai a destination expert.

Travelling is his passion and he has been to many countries across the world – USA, Canada, Australia, Japan, Holland, Germany, Austria and many parts of Asia.

His journeys to different parts of the world have enriched his travel experience and knowledge. This experience has been instrumental in planning and organizing successful trips for several clients.

As of today many reputed travel companies, hotels and restaurants are under his leadership. A dynamic and proactive leader, he continues to inspire and motivate people from all walks of life.



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