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Essence of Nepal & Bhutan - Private Luxury Asia Tour (13 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Kathmandu, Nepal To Paro, Bhutan

Valid for Departures Now Through: 21 Mar 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Kathmandu, Nepal
Dwarika’s Hotel Breakfast

ESSENCE OF NEPAL & BHUTAN: Kathmandu, Chitwan, Thimphu, Punakha, Paro

An exclusive private tour of Nepal and Bhutan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

· VIP assistance on arrival

· Private arrival transfer to hotel

· Accommodation in Kathmandu at luxury hotel

Day 2
Kathmandu, Nepal
Dwarika’s Hotel Breakfast

· Full-day private touring with guide and driver

· Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, temples, palaces, architecture, shopping

Day 3
Kathmandu, Nepal
Dwarika’s Hotel Breakfast

· Continue private touring in the valley including Boudhanath and Bhaktapur

Additional activities can also be arranged, upon request: early-morning fixed-wing scenic flight to see the Himalayan peaks or private trekking

Day 4
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
Meghauli Serai, a Taj Safari Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Private airport transfer and flight to Chitwan

· Accommodation in Chitwan at ultra-luxury jungle lodge

· Afternoon jungle tour

· One-horn Indian rhinos, tigers, sloth bears and wild elephants

Day 5
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
Meghauli Serai, a Taj Safari Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Lodge-based activities

· Options include elephant-back or jeep safari, canoeing, nature walks

Day 6
Kathmandu, Nepal
Dwarika’s Hotel Breakfast

· Morning lodge-based activities

· Private transfer to airport and flight to Kathmandu

· Private arrival transfer

· Accommodation in Kathmandu at luxury hotel: Dwarika’s Hotel or Hyatt Regency Kathmandu

Day 7
Thimphu, Bhutan
Taj Tashi Breakfast

· Private transfer and flight to Paro, Bhutan

· VIP arrival assistance

· Private arrival transfer to hotel

· Accommodation in Thimphu at ultra-luxury hotel: Taj Tashi or Amankora Thimphu

Day 8
Thimphu, Bhutan
Taj Tashi Breakfast

· Full-day private tour, with option for hiking if desired

· Culture, Buddhist sites, local traditions, markets, small specialized museums

Additional activities can also be arranged, upon request: private day hike to rural villages and monasteries, private Bhutanese cooking lesson at a local home, meeting with a Bhutanese astrologer, private meditation session with monks

Day 9
Punakha, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Dinner

· Private transfer to Punakha with touring en route

· Accommodation in Punakha at ultra-luxury hotel: COMO Uma Punakha or Amankora Punakha

Day 10
Punakha, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Full-day private touring and gentle hiking

· Rural farming villages, blessing from a monk, dzong, option for hike to panoramic view point

Day 11
Paro, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Dinner

· Private transfer to Paro with touring en route

· Accommodation in Paro at ultra-luxury hotel: COMO Uma Paro or Amankora Paro

· Afternoon private touring

Day 12
Paro, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Private hiking excursion to Tiger's Nest

Day 13
Paro, Bhutan
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer and flight to India or Thaialand

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Description

ESSENCE OF NEPAL & BHUTAN: Kathmandu, Chitwan, Thimphu, Punakha, Trek, Paro

An exclusive private tour of Nepal and Bhutan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This private tour is the perfect introduction to the Himalayan countries of Nepal and Bhutan. Stay at the best luxury hotels, experience the rich local culture and traditions, and see incredible landscapes and wildlife. All touring is private, with your own private guides and drivers.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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