Since 1998

Kathmandu Bhutan Tour

7 Days

Main Highlights:

Embark on an extraordinary expedition to the enchanting realms of South Asia, commencing with your arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal. Known for its ancient temples, monuments, monasteries, diverse ethnicities, and flourishing flora and fauna, Nepal captivates with its stunning panoramas of verdant hills and forests. The cultural and natural wonders are so enthralling that a single visit is insufficient.

At a Glance




Hotels and Local lodge

Trip Difficulty


Max Altitude

3842m above the sea level.

Max People



7 Days




Breakfast and Lunch


Private Car

Kathmandu – Bhutan

Brief trip Profile:

  • Thrilling flight with stunning views of the Himalayan Vistas
  • Explore Kathmandu’s cultural treasures: temples, palaces, and more
  • Unforgettable hike to Bhutan’s iconic Tiger’s Nest Monastery
  • Immerse yourself in the rich culture and traditions of Nepal and Bhutan
  • Delight in the flavors of traditional cousines in both countries
  • Emily

    I recently had the pleasure of experiencing an unforgettable vacation, thanks to the exceptional services provided by seven peaks. From the moment I started planning my trip to the very last day of my journey


    During the trip itself, every aspect was carefully curated to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience.


    My journey with them was truly a dream come true, and I look forward to entrusting them with my future travel adventures.

    Cost Includes:

    • Accommodation in 3 Star hotels, twin sharing
    • English Speaking Tour Guide for the entire tour
    • Meals on Full board plan (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) in Bhutan
    • Private Transportation
    • All airports to the hotel to airport transfers
    • Processing and approve the permit, Visa Fee
    • Sightseeing and entrance fees

    Cost Excludes:

    • Travel Insurance
    • Bhutan Sustainable Development Fee (SDF): $200/night - effective from 20 June 2022
    • Flight fares (to/from Paro)
    • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
    • Personal Expenses (Laundry services, Telephone calls, Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic drinks
    • Nepal Visa ($30 for 15 days)

    Trip Detail:

    As part of the delightful journey, you will also traverse from Kathmandu to Bhutan, experiencing a unique cultural sojourn spanning four days. Tucked between the colossal nations of China and India, Bhutan, akin to Nepal, is a small, landlocked country. Bhutan’s embrace and preservation of Buddhism offer an opportunity to delve into its teachings and witness the harmonious way of life among its people. Bhutan’s commitment to Gross National Happiness, surpassing GDP, sets a commendable example of environmental preservation and cultural heritage, making it a nation dedicated to safeguarding its pristine surroundings.


    How to Explore these Himalayan Gems:

    Seven Peaks Tours and Travels facilitates seamless travel arrangements for the Kathmandu-Bhutan tour. The journey commences in Kathmandu, where our representative warmly welcomes you at the airport and ensures your comfortable transfer to the hotel. The Nepal-Bhutan Tour Package allows you to explore prominent attractions in Kathmandu, including the Kathmandu Durbar Square, where the temple of the living goddess stands, and a chance to partake in the Kora at Boudhanath Stupa. Additionally, a hike to the Swoyambhunath Temple, affectionately known as the Monkey Temple, promises a memorable experience.

    Once Kathmandu’s wonders are thoroughly explored, the Bhutan adventure from Kathmandu takes flight with an exhilarating short journey from Tribhuvan International Airport to Paro International Airport. Bhutan offers visits to remarkable landmarks such as Tashicho Dzong (Fortress), Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang Monastery), Kuenselphodrang, National Textile Museum, Craft Bazaar, Rinpung Dzong, and other notable attractions. The hike to Tiger’s Nest, lasting approximately four to five hours round trip, stands as a highlight of the Bhutan tour package.


    Visa and Flight Information:

    For Nepal, obtaining a tourist visa is a straightforward process. Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport, the Nepal visa application form can be filled out at the provided machine or online at home before the journey. The tourist visa fee for a 15-day stay with multiple entries is USD 30.

    In contrast, the tourist visa process for Bhutan is unique and must be arranged through the tour operator, with approval granted by the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB). Seven Peaks Tours and Travels takes care of the visa process, providing an e-Visa Clearance Letter before the Bhutan trip.

    Regarding flights, during peak seasons, Seven Peaks Tours and Travels ensures convenient travel between Kathmandu and Bhutan with daily flights operated by Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines.


    Optimal Time for the Kathmandu Bhutan Tour:

    The best time to embark on the Kathmandu Bhutan Tour Package is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons.

    Spring offers mild temperatures and blooming landscapes in both Kathmandu and Bhutan, providing an ideal time to explore cultural attractions and vibrant festivals. Autumn, with clear weather and excellent visibility of Himalayan peaks, is perfect for sightseeing and immersing in Bhutan’s cultural heritage and natural beauty.

    While these seasons are popular, Seven Peaks Tours and Travels recommends considering specific preferences and interests. Checking event calendars for festivals and activities ensures a tailored and enriching experience. Immerse yourself in the vibrant festivals of Nepal and Bhutan for a truly transformative journey, exploring the rich cultural heritage of these Himalayan nations.

    Join Seven Peaks Tours and Travels on the Kathmandu Bhutan Tour for a remarkable expedition in these breathtaking Himalayan nations. For any inquiries or assistance, feel free to connect with us – we are dedicated to turning your dream trip into a reality.

    Explore. Trek. Thrive. Book your adventure now!


    Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Seven Peaks Tours and Travels ensures a heartfelt welcome and assistance, followed by a comfortable transfer to your designated hotel. Should you find yourself with an early arrival, our team can arrange engaging activities like exploring the city or participating in a culinary workshop to maximize your experience in Kathmandu. Take the evening to unwind and rejuvenate at your hotel for a restful overnight stay.

    Seven Peaks Tours and Travels ensures a seamless start to your exploration of Kathmandu with our expert guide picking you up from your hotel and providing comfortable transportation for the day's sightseeing. Begin your day by indulging in a delightful breakfast before embarking on a journey to discover four prominent landmarks in the city: Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple), and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
    Swoyambhunath Temple (Monkey Temple)
    Commence your adventure with a visit to Swoyambhunath, affectionately known as the Monkey Temple. This ancient site, boasting a rich history spanning 2500 years, is revered as the Radiant Lotus of the Valley. A significant pilgrimage site for Buddhists, it sits atop a picturesque hill in the Kathmandu valley, offering breathtaking panoramic views. Keep an eye out for the playful monkeys that call this temple home, adding a charming element to its character.

    Boudhanath Stupa
    Following the exploration of the Monkey Temple, we will journey to Boudhanath Stupa. This renowned stupa, meticulously restored after the 2015 earthquake, stands as the world's largest of its kind. Serving as a symbol of Tibetan Buddhist culture in Nepal, the surrounding area features antique shops offering a diverse range of items related to Tibetan culture and lifestyle.

    Pashupatinath Temple
    Next on our itinerary is the sacred Pashupatinath Temple, gracefully positioned on the banks of the Bagmati River. This temple holds profound religious significance for Hindus, drawing devotees from around the world year-round. During the auspicious festival of Shiva Ratri, the temple becomes a vibrant hub, attracting hundreds of thousands of devotees and Sadhus who come to pay their respects.

    Kathmandu Durbar Square
    Conclude your day with a visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square, where you can immerse yourself in the historical charm of Hanuman Dhoka, the ancient royal residential quarter. Explore the Mahadev Parvati Temple and the residence of Kumari, the Living Goddess. Take a leisurely stroll through the local bazaar, soaking in the vibrant atmosphere before returning to your hotel.

    Embark on an extraordinary mountain flight that promises the most awe-inspiring experience of a lifetime. Witness the world's highest peaks unfold before your eyes from the comfort of your aircraft window. As you soar in from the Indian plains, weather permitting, the pilot will announce the names of the majestic peaks. Descend into the high mountains, and let the enchanting valley of Paro captivate you with its alpine forests, monasteries, temples, and picturesque farmhouses. Catch glimpses of the fertile valley, the Paro Dzong (Fortress), and the meandering Paro Chu (River) just before landing.
    Upon touching down, our representative will extend a warm welcome, ensuring a seamless transition. Relish a delectable lunch in Paro before embarking on a scenic drive to Thimphu, the distinctive capital of Bhutan. Prepare for a delightful surprise as you explore a city that boasts no traffic lights but instead relies on traffic policemen, following the British-Indian colonial tradition. In the evening, take a leisurely stroll from Clock Tower Square for some shopping or explore the city at your own pace.

    Tashichho Dzong: Marvel at the grandeur of Tashichho Dzong, an architectural masterpiece serving as Bhutan's governmental seat. Adorned with painted walls, golden roofs, and intricate woodwork, it hosts the mesmerizing changing of the guard ceremony.
    Buddha Dordenma: Ascend a hill to witness the colossal bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, standing at 51.5 meters. Enjoy panoramic vistas of Thimphu City and the majestic mountains from this iconic site.
    Memorial Chorten: Pay homage at the sacred Memorial Chorten, a shrine built in memory of Bhutan's third king. Experience local worship as devotees circumambulate the chorten, providing insight into Bhutanese religious practices.
    Folk Heritage Museum: Step into Bhutanese rural life at this museum, showcasing artifacts depicting the country's rich heritage. Explore a traditional farmhouse and delve into Bhutanese customs, costumes, and practices.
    National Textile Museum: Immerse yourself in Bhutan's textile traditions at this museum, featuring hand-woven fabrics, costumes, and intricate embroidery. Learn about the significance of Bhutanese textiles and their cultural symbolism.
    Changangkha Lhakhang: Seek blessings at this ancient hilltop temple, offering panoramic views of Thimphu City. A favored pilgrimage site for parents seeking blessings for newborns.
    Craft Bazaar: Wander through the vibrant Craft Bazaar, where local artisans showcase and sell handmade treasures. Discover traditional handicrafts, textiles, paintings, and souvenirs that epitomize Bhutanese craftsmanship.
    These are just a glimpse of Thimphu's myriad attractions, promising an immersive experience in Bhutanese culture, cuisine, and way of life.

    Embark on an unforgettable day trip to Tiger's Nest, Bhutan's iconic Taktsang Monastery. The hike starts near Paro, offering breathtaking views of lush valleys, waterfalls, and the sacred monastery perched on a cliff. Along the trail, encounter prayer wheels, mani walls, and a midway cafeteria with panoramic views.
    The moderately challenging hike, spanning 4-6 hours, includes a visit to Tiger's Nest, where Guru Rinpoche meditated in the 8th century. Explore meditation caves within the monastery complex, each holding spiritual significance. Remember to wear comfortable attire, sturdy shoes, and respect monastery rules.
    After the hike, explore Paro Rinpung Dzong, the National Museum, Kyichu Lhakhang, and the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong. Wander Paro Town's charming streets and visit traditional farmhouses for a glimpse into Bhutanese life. Consider a traditional farmhouse dinner to cap off your enriching experience.

    Following an early morning or packed breakfast, head to Paro International Airport for your return flight to Kathmandu. If available, opt for a right-side window seat to relish the stunning panoramic views of the mountains, including the majestic Mount Everest.
    This marks the conclusion of your tour. Trust, you relished exploring Bhutan, immersing in its distinct culture, landscapes, and traditions. Wishing you a safe journey back to Kathmandu!

    We will provide a transfer service on the last day to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure flight back home.

    You can send your enquiry via the form below.

    Kathmandu Bhutan Tour


    How can I obtain a tourist visa for Nepal?

    Tourist visas for Nepal are easily obtained upon arrival at Kathmandu airport. The application form can be filled out at the provided machine, and the fee for a 15-day stay with multiple entries is USD 30.

    How is the Bhutan tourist visa arranged?

    The Bhutan tourist visa process is unique and must be arranged through the tour operator. Seven Peaks Tours and Travels manages the process, providing an e-Visa Clearance Letter before the Bhutan trip.

    What are the major attractions in Bhutan?

    Bhutan boasts remarkable landmarks like Tashicho Dzong, Tiger’s Nest, Kuenselphodrang, National Textile Museum, Craft Bazaar, and Rinpung Dzong. The highlight is the four to five-hour hike to the iconic Tiger’s Nest.

    When is the optimal time for the tour?

    The best time is during spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) for mild temperatures, blooming landscapes, clear weather, and excellent visibility of Himalayan peaks.

    How does Seven Peaks Tours and Travels ensure a seamless journey?

    Seven Peaks provides a warm welcome, comfortable transfers, expertly guided tours, and manages visa processes. Daily flights during peak seasons ensure convenience.

    Can I explore cultural festivals during the tour?

    Yes, Seven Peaks Tours and Travels recommends checking event calendars for festivals and activities in both Nepal and Bhutan, enhancing your cultural experience.

    How do I connect with Seven Peaks Tours and Travels for inquiries?

    For any inquiries or assistance, feel free to connect with Seven Peaks Tours and Travels through their provided contact information. They are dedicated to making your dream trip a reality.