This Royal Enfield Motorcycle tour in Bhutan, Nepal and North East India has a combination of tea estates, monasteries and serpentine roads. This relaxing and easy going Motorcycle tour offers magnificent views of the Kanchenjunga especially in the early morning at Tiger Hill in Darjeeling, India and beautiful lofty ridges of the Eastern Himalayas in Bhutan and Nepal, a land of incredible beauty. You also have the chance of river rafting in Kosi River in Nepal and a visit to the Chitwan Wild Life Park.
Arrive in Kathmandu early morning. Morning at leisure. Afternoon seasoning on the bike and local sight seeing on the outskirts of the Kathmandu town.
Day 02 : (Kathmandu – Chitwan, 160 km)
A pleasant ride on the highway for most part – a good road and beautiful scenery en route.
At Leisure in Chitwan.
Day 04 : (Chitwan – Kosi, 250 km)
We make an early start today and ride to Kosi. The objective is to reach by lunch time and after lunch take a break from the bikes to enjoy 3 hours of river rafting.
Day 05 : (Kosi – Kakarbita – Darjeeling, 250 km)
A long drive with patience of Hunter as we cross from the Terai area of Nepal into West Bengal in India to reach Darjeeling.
Day 06 : (Darjeeling – Rumtek – Gangtok – 180 km)
We ride through tea gardens on hair pin bends to arrive at Rumtek Monastery. Visit the Rumtek Dharma Chakra. After lunch we ride along the Teesta river on to Gangtok.
Day 07 : (Gangtok – Zuluk, 225 km)
We will ride via Changu lake today. This ride is along a flat plateau area and then downhill through hairpin bends to reach Zuluk. Overnight camp.
Day 08 : (Zuluk – Jaldapara, 250 km)
The initial ride from Zuluk is in an isolated area. The road condition is not very good in this area because this region is known for its rain & fog. We will proceed to Jaldapara and check in at Forest Lodge.
Day 09 : (Jaldapara – Phuentsholing – Thimphu, 198 km)
After a visit to the Jaldapara National Park we will ride on the National Highway to reach Phuentsholing at the base of the foothills. After sightseeing ride on to Thimphu – the capital town of Bhutan.
Day 10 : (Thimphu – Trongsa, 200 km)
After sightseeing of Thimphu we will ride to Trongsa through some spectacular scenery in the beautiful little kingdom of Bhutan.
Day 11 : (Trongsa – Bumthang – Trongsa, 150 km)
Local sight seeing of Bumthang Valley (altitude 8,530 feet – 13,125 feet) – including visit to Jakar Dzong, Kurje Monastery, Jambay Lhakhang and Tamshing Lhakhang. Fall back to Trongsa for overnight stay.
Day 12 : (Trongsa – Punakha – Paro, 255 km)
We will ascend the Dochula pass (3,088 m) en route with some splendid views of the distant Himalayas as we proceed towards Paro via Punakha. The ride today shall be in an alpine valley along serpentine roads.
At Leisure in Paro. This beautiful valley encapsulates within itself rich culture, scenic beauty and hundreds of myths and legends and is home to many of Bhutan’s oldest temples and monasteries. Paro is also one of the more fertile valleys in the Kingdom.
Alas! Time to bid goodbye to the bikes today and take the mountain flight from Paro to Kathmandu on the last day of our motorcycle tour. Arrive in Kathmandu and enjoy the day shopping and sightseeing in the town before connecting to your onward flight for home.
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Himalayan lodges and retreats
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The Village lodge Bumthang
Bumthang is a religious central hub, and one of the most desired tourist destinations in Bhutan.
The Valley Camp Phobjikha
The valley camp is a one of a kind retreat that offers cozy rooms and amenities.
The Village Lodge Paro
Paro is home to many fascinating things. Experience the relaxing lifestyle in the village.
Taktsang Village Resort
Paro has many highlights for tourists. One of the most beautiful of Bhutan’s valleys.
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Things you should know
The daily $250 tariff
Foreign travelers to Bhutan have to pay an all inclusive daily Tariff of $ 250. This pays for all their expenses during their stay.
Mandatory travel guide
All tourists must be accompanied by a guide assigned to them by their travel agent. The guide fee is paid from their daily tariff.
Which season to visit?
The best time to visit the country is during the Spring and Autumn seasons. There are many festivals and sights to see during these times of the year.
How to get here?
There is one international airport in the country. Regular flights are conducted by the two airlines; Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines. Contact us for more information on availability of flights to our country.
Preparing for the weather
Bhutan is a country that enjoys all four season of the year. Be sure to pack according to the season in which you intend to make your travel plans.
Embrace the culture
Prepare to embrace our culture while remembering to respect the way of life. Temples and Dzongs (Fortresses) require etiquette and proper dress codes.