Travelling to the Himalayas is not all about adrenaline sports and physical exertion. Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet are full of beautiful scenery, fascinating ancient cultures, and rich wildlife parks that can be explored in depth without having to include any strenuous activities. These Classic Journey tours concentrate on visiting temples, stupas, and monasteries, and exploring the local life of cities and remote villages. Some short walks and wildlife safaris may also be included, to give you a real taste of these beautiful countries.
Sandwiched between a little time in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal, this tour features 8 days in Bhutan for a fairly comprehensive tour at a relaxed pace. Highlights include the Paro Dzong and National Museum, a wide range of sites in and around the capital Thimphu, and a beautiful drive across the Dochu La Pass into the Punakha Valley to see the sites there. You also enjoy a spectacular walk up to Taktshang (Tiger's Nest) monastery.
This tour explores the three Himalayan countries of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet, and give you a great introduction to their scenery, cultures and histories. The itinerary concentrates on cultural sightseeing, with some short and easy walks built in to allow you to get closer to traditional rural life as well.
This tour covers Nepal's wildlife, history & people, without any strenuous physical activities. We explore the major sites in the Kathmandu Valley, enjoy safari activities in Chitwan National Park, visit the birth-place of the Buddha in Lumbini, do some day walks around Pokhara, and visit the ancient trading hill-town of Bandipur.
Bhutan's cuisine is surprisingly varied, though watch out for the local's favourite dish of Ema Datshi - hot chillies and cheese sauce.
A look at the various transport options available whilst on a tour to Bhutan.
What to expect when you take your family and children on a holiday to the Nepal and Bhutan.
Short overview of the various ethnic groups found in Nepal.
Understand more about how we grade our treks in Nepal, Bhutan & Tibet.
Comprehensive guide to whitewater rafting in Nepal & Bhutan.
"Great trip to Tibet, great people, amazing landscapes, wonderful culture - I had a fantastic time!quot;
Mr Roland Gimemez (Taste of Tibet)
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