Day 1 - Departure
Morning departure from Kennedy with Cathay Pacific to Kathmandu, via Hong Kong (with a short stop in Dhaka). Flight # CX 841 leaves at 9:15 AM. Check-in time should be 3 hours prior departure at Terminal 7.
Day 2 - Kathmandu
Change plane in Hong Kong (with short stop in Dakha before arrival in Kathmandu). Evening arrival in Kathmandu. Assistance and transfer to Hotel Shanker.
Day 3 - Kathmandu
Day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel Shanker.
Day 4 - Dhulikhel
Morning drive to Chitwan. Check-in for 3 nights at the Narayani Lodge which overlooks the Rapti River and the Chitwan National Park. Jungle activities in the afternoon.
Overnight at Safari Narayani Lodge.
Day 5 - Chitwan
Elephant safari excursion and jungle activities to spot the rare one horned rhino and other native species. Overnight at Safari Narayani Lodge.
Day 6 - Chitwan
Today you can enjoy exploring the jungle or nearby villages. Overnight at Safari Narayani Lodge.
Day 7 - Pokhara
Drive from Chitwan to Pokhara. All the Pokhara Valley lakes originated in the Annapurna range of the Himalayas. Overnight at the Fish Tail Lodge.
Day 8 - Pokhara
Morning excursion to Sarankot with the opportunity to hike for one hour. Afternoon sightseeing and a boat ride on Fewa Lake. Overnight at the Fish Tail Lodge.
Day 9 - Kathmandu
Transfer to airport. Fly to Katmandu BHA 606 at 10:15 am. Upon arrival sightseeing of Patan city, Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath. Overnight at Hotel Shanker.
Day 10 - Paro
Morning transfer to the airport to take your flight to Paro with Druk Air. KB401 at 12:45 pm City tour of Paro includes the National Museum and Drukgyel Dzong. Overnight at Tenzinling Resort.
Day 11 - Thimphu
Morning drive to Thimphu, the Capital City. En route, visit Simtokha Dzong, the National Library, and Taschicho Dzong. In Thinphu, visit Changgangkha Monastery, the goldsmiths’ workshops, the Thangka painting shool and other dzongs (fortress-monasteries).
Overnight at Bhutan Suites.
Day 12 - Thimphu
Full day excursion to Punakha. Visit a Bhutanese house where traditional tea will be served. Overnight at Bhutan Suites.
Day 13 - Paro
Enjoy the morning market in Thimphu before returning to Paro by road.
Ovenright at Tenzinling Resort.
Day 14 - Kathmandu
Morning transfer to the airport to take your flight to Kathmandu, via Delhi. Transfer to Hotel Shanker. Use of a day room to refresh before going to the airport for your return flight. Flight # KA 135 leaves Kathmandu at 11:25 PM and arrives Hong Kong at 6:40 AM (short stop in Dakha).
Day 15 - Return
Arrival in Hong Kong at 6:40 AM. Connecting flight # CX 830 leaves Hong Kong at 9:45 AM and arrives Kennedy at 12:10 PM.