Beneath the Surface: 5 places to visit in Bumthang
Bumthang is a district in Central Bhutan. It is known for its four major valleys: Chokhor, Tang, Ura and Chhume. As a part of a conventional Bhutan tour, Bumthang is meant to be an enlightening short but insightful odyssey but not much focus is put upon exploring this magnificent place.
5 Trips To Add While You Are in Kathmandu, Nepal
There is much to see and do in the Kathmandu Valley! Explore the almost iconic Stupa, the Boudanath Stupa, with its wonderful eyes that seem to look out over the entire valley. Walk around the domed-shaped stupa and twirl the many bells encircling the walk. Marvel at the intricate designs and splendid artwork that enhances all of the valley’s temples. Move on to Bhaktapur where the magic of temples like the Changunarayan temple, will delight photographers and casual tourists alike. As pictures go there is nothing as delightful as the Monkey Temple. Sitting high on a hill top the temple seems to be guarded by a vast number of monkeys. Closer observation will delight young and old alike as the monkeys perch on walls and almost seem to pose for pictures.
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The Best Time to Visit Tibet
The best season for touring in Tibet is from April to early November (various routes have their own golden times). The average temperature ranges from 55-75 degrees Fahrenheit and the skies are fairly clear and blue. From April to the beginning of October is the best time for treks and seeing Mount Kailash and Manasoravar Lake.
February and March – The weather is cold, dry and snowy. The Tibetan New year falls in February and it is considered to be a politically sensitive time. So, Tibet Travel Permits are not issued for at least six weeks.
Tibet Travel Permit And Visa
Kathmandu To Tibet By Air
Kathmandu is another perfect gateway to get into Tibet. There are two daily flights to Lhasa, Tibet independently run by Air China and Sichuan Airlines during the season. They minimize the flight frequency during winter months of January, February, March and December.
One and half hour flight offers spectacular mountain scenery including Mount Everest and also, the impressive landscape of Tibet.
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20 photographs from Nepal that will make you want to visit
It takes time! Time to plan your trip and time to get to your destination. Perhaps, if time could be shortened, the numbers of people visiting the Himalayan region would increase. However, time cannot be altered and yes, it is a long way to this magnificent region. So, take your time to plan and then relax as you spend the time getting there. The rewards of this trip will stay with you for a long time to come. If you think Nepal was the dream, these 20 incredible photographs will leave you with a strong wanderlust.
A TRIP TO THE PAST!
As a man who defines himself in terms of trekking, Jaya Tamang thrives on discovering new and better routes for trekkers. Whether it is a hard or an easy route, makes no difference to him. It primarily has to be new and offer a better view or a different trail for any trekking afficionado.
While most trips begin in Paro, one cannot stay away from visiting Thimphu, the capital city whose rich human heritage dates back hundreds of years and whose landscape is dotted with ornate buildings and monasteries and frescoed temples perched in dramatic locations. Thimphu is the capital and largest city of Bhutan. It is situated in the western central part of Bhutan.
6 Bhutan Festival Tours That Will Spiritually Uplift You
From the magnificent Jambay Lhakhang of Bumthang to the Punakha Dzong, sheltering the world’s most diverse Himalayan ecosystems, to finding an unsullied perspective on the culture of Bhutan, Festival tours are exciting and special.