Holidays and retreats to some of the most awe inspiring, spiritual places on the planet.
 
 
     

Two weeks in
October 2019

 
 
 

Explore the Magic and Mystery of these spectacular Buddhist and Hindu Kingdoms of Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan, their Holy Palaces and Temples. Visit fascinating Kathmandu, its bazaars and markets. Take the magnificent flights across the Himalayan range to Tibet to visit Jokhang, the spiritual centre of Tibet. Mingle with pilgrims along the bustling Barkhor bazaar. Spend time at the Potala Palace, former summer palace of the Dalai Lama.

IN NEPAL an option exists to also stay in the famous Chitwan National Wildlife Park to enjoy elephant-back pursuits , exotic wildlife and elusive Tigers and a spiritual day in Lumbini Lord Buddha’s birthplace.

 
2 weeks in October 2019

Our journey incorporates all the major attractions of these ancient Buddhist and Hindu Kingdoms. Beginning in Kathmandu, surrounded by Himalayan peaks, we take a glimpse of medieval times revealed in its wooden buildings, temples, narrow streets, and palaces. Our journey to Bhutan is a very exciting one. This beautiful Land is free from the commercialism seen in the west. Call us for more in depth itineraries.

• Experience the deep spiritual significance of this precious country.
• Visit Tatsang Monastery, Paro.
• also Thimpu’s sacred sites, Punakha and Babesa
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PROPOSED ITINERARY ONLY (subject to local conditions)

Day 1: Oct 14th: depart UK for Nepal.
Day 2: Oct 15th: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to hotel to acclimatise.
Day 3: Oct 16th: Visit Sacred sites Kathmandu.

BHUTAN - LAND OF THE THUNDER DRAGON
Day 4: Oct 17th: Fly to Paro in Bhutan.
Day 5: Oct 18th: Visit the capital Thimpu and the Tibetan herbal hospital. Overnight Thimpu.
Day 6: Oct 19th: Drive via the Douchula pass to Punaka to visit tibetan monastery. And overnight.
Day 7: Oct 20th: Drive to Wangdue for visits.
Day 8: Oct 21st: Return to Paro to overnight.
Day 9: Oct 22nd: Optional visit to the world famous Tiger's nest monastery overnight.
Day 10: Oct 23rd: Return flight to Kathmandu Nepal for cultural evening and overnight.
Day 11: Oct 24th: Fly UK or continue with Tibet Tour.

Price: £2500

TIBET TOUR
Day 11: Oct 24th: Fly Lhasa for Tibet. Acclimatise and visit Jokhang monastery and the bustling Barkhor.
Day 12: Oct 25th: Visit Potala Palace and other sacred sites.
Day 13: Oct 26th: Visit other sacred sites.
Day 14: Oct 27th Journey to Gyanste monastery. Then on to Xigatse.
Day 15: Oct 28th:Visit Xigatse monastery .
Day 16: Oct 29th: Return to Lhasa to Overnight.
Day 17: Oct 30th Fly Lhasa back to Kathmandu am. Enjoy rest of day for last minute shopping.
Day 18: Oct 31st Fly UK or elsewhere.

Price: £1783

A shorter 4 day Tibet Extension is also offered approx price £1200

OPTIONAL NEPAL RETREAT
Take a 3 night /4 day retreat up in the hills for restoration and meditation and treatments. Price £400



Cost includes:
1. Accommodation 3/4 star shared twin-bedded room en-suite.
2. Single room where available is at extra charge please enquire.
3. Nepal B+B, Bhutan HALF BOARD. Tibet B and some Breakfasts.
4. All transfers between airports and hotels and rail and road journeys with sightseeing as specified outside of UK.
5. International return flights Kathmandu - Bhutan, Paro - Bumtang and Kathmandu - Lhasa Tibet return.

Cost Does NOT Include:
International airfare UK-KTM (see below), visas, vaccinations and meals not specified. Nepal multi entry visa approx $70, Tibet visa approx $200, Bhutan visa approx $60. Bhutan Tourist tax approx $30. £20 Travel Insurance.Tips: Allow about £60 - Items of a personal nature


PLEASE NOTE: Spiritual Holidays.com reserves the right to change itineraries and prices if local and/or world conditions change.

 
World famous Stupa, Kathmandu
Sandra at the Everest base camp
By elephant through Nepal
Potala Palace
Tibet
Tigers Nest Monestary in Bhutan
Temples
Buddha
 
If you would like to come on this fantastic 'once in a lifetime' spiritual journey, email Sandra on info@spiritualholidays.com to request a full itinerary.
Dear Sandra,
Excellent – enough time in both meditation and activity. Excellent opportunity to reconnect with certain energies. A joyous experience with plenty of ‘added extras’. I’ve awakened to a greater part of myself – everything truly is within.
Emma C.


Dear Sandra,
Dear Sandra - I just want to express a more detailed appreciation of this spiritual journey with you - it will always be treasured. Thank you for the hard work I realise was involved behind the scenes and I hope to come with you again.
Anne R.

 
 
   
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info@spiritualholidays.com