Imagine Nepal and Bhutan

Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan National Park, Thimphu, Punakha and Paro
14 nights private tour from SGD $11,400 per person

This itinerary provides a unique scenic flight over Everest, the beauty of Pokhara's surrounding mountains and the wildlife in Chitwan. Then from here it is on to the incredible and unique country of Bhutan, with incredible scenery and stunning monastries in some of the most impressive landscapes this itinerary will give you a fantastic sense of calm and being at one with nature. In both countries spend your time soaking up the local culture with true once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

Imagine Nepal and Bhutan
At a glance
  • The epic Himalayan landscapes that stretch across these countries are awe inspiring and we suggest taking time to sit and enjoy the views

  • Bhutan measures its wealth its people’s happiness; this ethos will rub off on you creating a sense of zen and tranquillity

  • For those that love the great outdoors and vast open spaces coupled with charming people and fascinating cultures then this is the perfect trip for you

Journey highlights
  • The epic Himalayan landscapes that stretch across these countries are awe inspiring and we suggest taking time to sit and enjoy the views

  • Bhutan measures its wealth its people’s happiness; this ethos will rub off on you creating a sense of zen and tranquillity

  • For those that love the great outdoors and vast open spaces coupled with charming people and fascinating cultures then this is the perfect trip for you

  • Imagine itinerary:Rooted in the culture, history and people of a destination, our Imagine Journeys offer premium hotels and experiences with an emphasis on discovering the best the locals can offer
Our tailor made journeys include:
  • Your dedicated Travel Consultant who will take care of arrangements
  • Private international airport transfers in destination
  • Your own private, English-speaking local guides
  • Unique experiences, hand-picked by our Journeys team
  • Entrance to must-see local sites
  • Dedicated 24/7 team providing in-country support and guidance
  • Complimentary access to My Scott Dunn – industry-leading travel app providing pre-departure information and in-journey support

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Itinerary

Fly to Kathmandu
Day 1-3

Kathmandu, Nepal

Enjoy the amazing flight into Kathmandu before settling in and strolling through the bustling labyrinthine streets filled with colourful markets and temples galore. In the evening you can set off on a guided walking tour of Kathmandu, including to the picturesque Durbar Square.

The next morning either take a leisurely breakfast, relaxing into your trip or make the most of your time in the city to fit in an Everest flight, which truly is once in a lifetime! This one hour flight has spectacular views of the world's highest peaks in all their majesty and it really is closer than most will ever go.  

Accommodation: The Inn Patan ( 2 nights )
Day 3-5

Pokhara, Nepal

This morning take a flight to Pokhara, an idyllic city in the lap of the Himalayas. On arrival you will have the chance to get stuck straight into your new surroundings with a tour of Pokhara Valley including David's Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, Tal Barahi Temple and Fewa Lake to name a few. The stunning lake side setting really is a photographers dream.
 
The following morning you will have a chance to head into the mountainous countryside with a gentle hike which offers fantastic views of the Annapurna range. The snow-capped mountains and charming local villages create a beautifully tranquil setting. As you walk your guide will be able to impart wisdom on local cultures and traditions which continue to bring the country alive. 

Accommodation: Temple Tree Resort & Spa ( 2 nights )
Day 5-8

Chitwan National Park, Nepal

Today drive to Chitwan National Park about 5 hours from Pokhara and settle into the beautiful Meghauli Serai, Taj Safaris. As Nepal's first national park, Chitwan, 'the heart of the jungle', is a rich natural area renowned for its protection of one-horned rhinoceros, the Royal Bengal tiger and gharial crocodile.

The location of the lodge itself is perfect, sitting directly on the banks of the Rapti river offering spectacular views. Nepal is still alluring as ever and with Chitwan spanning nearly 1,000km, here guests can discover the wild side of this beautiful country. Over the three days in Meghauli Serai you will be able to enjoy a whole host of activities including safari drives with knowledgeable naturalists and for the brave hearted jungle walks will get you even closer to the action. Canoeing down the river is also a perfect option for those wanting a different vantage point to spot some incredible wildlife. 

Accommodation: Meghauli Serai, Taj Safaris ( 3 nights )
Day 8-9

Kathmandu, Nepal

Spend one night back in Kathmandu, before your onward flight to Paro, at the beautiful Dwarikas, where you will be able to indulge in an incredible 22 course meal!

Accommodation: Dwarika's ( 1 night )
Day 9-10

Thimphu, Bhutan

Today you will fly to the Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon, Bhutan! After being taken to the airport you will be a given a friendly goodbye from our staff in Kathmandu, before being met at Paro by our Bhutan team.

On arrival you will be taken directly to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan which still very much has a small town feel where the meeting of old and new can clearly be felt. You will have one night here staying at the Druk Hotel to explore the quaint streets and learning more about the local culture before continuing the next day to Punakha.

Accommodation: Druk Hotel ( 1 night )
Day 10-12

Punakha, Bhutan

Today you will be whisked to Punakha, the drive takes you over the Dochu La Pass where the Himalayas stretches as far as the eye can see. You will then descend into the valley, sitting at the confluence of the Mother and Father Rivers, Punakha is located in a beautiful fertile valley and is home to one of Bhutan's most beautiful and impressive sites, The Punakha Dzong. The landscapes and climate here are much more tropical, owing to its lower altitude, and it is great to explore the valley in exciting ways such as white-water rafting, trekking and mountain biking to name a few!

Accommodation: Dhensa Punakha ( 2 nights )
Day 12-15

Paro, Bhutan

Your final stop in Bhutan is Paro, which boasts some of Bhutan's most celebrated sights including of course the famous Tiger's Nest Monastery. With an array of monasteries, colourful wooden fronted shops as well as plenty of people watching to enjoy, it is a great spot to spend a couple of days.

Any trip to Bhutan would not be complete without experiencing Tiger's Nest Monastery which you will have the chance to do on your final full day in the city, making for a spectacular end to an incredible adventure!

Accommodation: Zhiwa Ling ( 3 nights )
Fly home from Paro
We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itinerary is a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you.
Call us on +65 6028 0820 to start planning your holiday.

Price Guide: (per person based on double occupancy and includes international flights)

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  • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
  • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
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July 2024 SGD $11,400 SGD $1,700 plan your trip
August 2024 SGD $11,400 SGD $1,700 plan your trip
September 2024 SGD $12,300 SGD $1,800 plan your trip
October 2024 SGD $13,300 SGD $2,000 plan your trip
November 2024 SGD $13,300 SGD $2,000 plan your trip
December 2024 SGD $12,300 SGD $1,800 plan your trip
January 2025 SGD $12,300 SGD $1,800 plan your trip
February 2025 SGD $12,300 SGD $1,800 plan your trip
March 2025 SGD $13,300 SGD $2,000 plan your trip
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May 2025 SGD $12,300 SGD $1,800 plan your trip
June 2025 SGD $11,400 SGD $1,700 plan your trip
  • July 2024
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    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $11,400
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    SGD $1,700
  • August 2024
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    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $11,400
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    SGD $1,700
  • September 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $12,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $1,800
  • October 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $13,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $2,000
  • November 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $13,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $2,000
  • December 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $12,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $1,800
  • January 2025
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    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $12,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $1,800
  • February 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $12,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $1,800
  • March 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $13,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $2,000
  • April 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $13,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $2,000
  • May 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $12,300
    Deposit from*
    SGD $1,800
  • June 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    SGD $11,400
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    SGD $1,700
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Imagine Nepal and Bhutan
Imagine Nepal and Bhutan

We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itineraryis a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you. Call us on +65 6028 0820 to start planning your holiday.

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