Wellness & Wonder in Bhutan and Nepal

Journey through Nepal and Bhutan to the heart of Buddhism, partaking in local spiritual and wellness rituals including a private prayer session with a spiritual leader or Rinpoche in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. Take a helicopter ride to Everest Base Camp to experience the serenity of being in the heart of a natural wonder and embark on once-in-a-lifetime hiking expeditions, visiting an array of spectacular monasteries and temples along the way.


Begin your journey in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital city and the gateway to this incredible Himalayan nation. Here, be welcomed and enjoy a short orientating walk around the city alongside your expert local guide, before settling in for the evening at the elegant Dwarika’s Hotel. The next day will see you visiting one of the world’s largest Buddhist stupas, Boudhanath, followed by a private audience with a spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism also known as a Rinpoche, for a truly sacred interaction, beginning your journey into this mystical part of the world. In the afternoon, explore Patan, an ancient kingdom filled with centuries old temples.

Embark on an unforgettable journey from Kathmandu by helicopter to Phaplu, where the iconic Happy House, owned by the same Sherpa family who built it, awaits. Explore Chiwong Monastery and Junbesi, soaking in the rich Sherpa culture. Wander through a local market before settling in at Ratnange Ridge, where you'll spend the night under the starry Himalayan sky. Wake up and enjoy breakfast with a breathtaking sunrise before flying to Everest Base Camp. Finish your time in Bhutan with a serene boat trip on Fewa Lake in Pokhara, taking in the tranquility of Nepal's natural wonders.

Departing from Pokhara back to Kathmandu, your private VistaJet aircraft awaits. Hop onboard and enjoy a seamless 1-hour flight to Paro, continuing your spiritual quest in the intriguing Kingdom of Bhutan.


Upon arrival in Paro, embark on a scenic drive to Thimpu, pausing at a hilltop temple for a blessing. Customize your day exploring national monuments and museums. Relax in the renowned wellness haven, Six Senses Thimpu, in the evening. Venture further with a picturesque drive over Dochula Pass to Punakha, visiting Druk Wangyel temple en route. Explore Khamsum Yulley Namgay Chorten shrine, Gilligang Temple, and the iconic Punakha Dzong. Hike to where the Mother and Father rivers converge, passing through a wildlife sanctuary to reach your riverside camp. Try your hand at archery or fly-fishing and enjoy dinner cooked over the campfire in the evening. Meditate under the starry night sky with the sounds of nature to guide you.

Conclude your spiritual journey by flying to Gasa to meet with semi-nomadic yak herders, before strolling through the grounds of Zurig Dzong, across the mountainside to Paro Town. Hike to the mystical Tiger’s Nest Monastery, the birthplace of Buddhism in Bhutan. Depart via helicopter over the mountains to Bhutan Spirit Sanctuary, your final retreat. Explore the Kila Goemba nunnery and embrace a well-being program curated by a traditional Bhutanese medicine doctor. Indulge in traditional massages, herbal treatments, yoga, and meditation, reflecting on three weeks of profound transformation amid the serene beauty of Chele La summit and the Haa Valley.

This three-week itinerary is based on combining Nepal and Bhutan, and is made possible by utilising VistaJet’s fleet of private aircraft. Each of these locations and experiences have been selected by Pelorus’ experts due to their unique and sacred nature, with an emphasis on wellness and spiritual exploration throughout.

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