60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Punakha, Bhutan
— 1 night
2
Thimphu, Bhutan
— 6 nights
3
Paro, Bhutan
— 5 nights
4
Gangtok, India
— 6 nights
5
Pelling, India
— 3 nights
6
Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal
— 3 nights
7
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 14 nights
8
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
— 2 nights
9
Pokhara, Nepal
— 5 nights
10
Lhasa, China
— 5 nights
11
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
— 6 nights

1
night
Punakha, Bhutan

Punakha ©
The imperial past feels present in Punakha, where an impressive fortress testifies to the heyday of this former capital of Bhutan.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Punakha Suspension Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Punakha Dzong, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chimi Lhakhang Temple.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Punakha day trip planning app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Punakha is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Punakha due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Thimphu.

Things to do in Punakha

Historic Sites
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Punakha Dzong ©
Punakha Dzong
Chimi Lhakhang Temple ©
Chimi Lhakhang Temple
Punakha Suspension Bridge ©
Punakha Suspension Bridge

6
nights
Thimphu, Bhutan

Thimphu ©
The kingdom's capital and most modern city, Thimphu offers a mix of ancient traditions and modern commercialism.
Thimphu is known for scenic drive, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Kuenselphodrang, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pangri Zampa Monastery, contemplate the long history of Simtokha Dzong, and make a trip to Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Thimphu itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Punakha to Thimphu takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Thimphu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Paro.

Things to do in Thimphu

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Phajoding Monastery
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Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong) ©
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong)
Kuenselphodrang ©
Kuenselphodrang
Dochula Pass ©
Dochula Pass

5
nights
Paro, Bhutan

Paro ©
A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Paro is known for historic sites, museums, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Paro Taktsang, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, examine the collection at National Museum, and don't miss a visit to Jangtsa Dumtseg Lhakhang.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Paro trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Thimphu to Paro takes 1.5 hours. In June in Paro, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Paro

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 14:
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Paro Taktsang ©
Paro Taktsang
Chele La Pass ©
Chele La Pass
National Museum ©
National Museum

6
nights
Gangtok, India

Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, visit MG Marg, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok trip planning tool.

You can fly from Paro to Gangtok in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Paro to Gangtok. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 20:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula

3
nights
Pelling, India

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Step out of Pelling with an excursion to Tashiding Monastery in Yuksom--about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, and make a trip to Chenrezig Statue.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Pelling online vacation planner.

You can drive from Gangtok to Pelling in 4.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Pemayangtse Monastery, Tashiding Monastery
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

3
nights
Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal

Sagarmatha National Park
Dominated by the world's tallest, Sagarmatha National Park is renowned for its carefully preserved natural heritage as well as the cultural and religious importance of its Buddhist monasteries and traditional Sherpa settlements.
When in Sagarmatha National Park, make a side trip to see Memorial to Scott Fischer in Khumjung, approximately Khumjung away. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Everest, contemplate the waterfront views at Dudh Koshi River, take some stellar pictures from Everest View Point, and explore the striking landscape at Khumbu Glacier.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pelling to Sagarmatha National Park. You'll lose 0.2 hours traveling from Pelling to Sagarmatha National Park due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Memorial to Scott Fischer
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 26:
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Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes
Mt. Taboche ©
Mt. Taboche

14
nights
Kathmandu, Nepal

Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
Explore Kathmandu's surroundings by going to Sunapati Thanka Painting School (in Changunarayan), Bansha Gopal Krishna Temple (in Panauti) and Bhaktapur (Peacock Shop, Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, wander the streets of Thamel, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kathmandu journey planner.

Getting from Sagarmatha National Park to Kathmandu by car takes about 3 hours. June in Kathmandu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Bhaktapur, Bagh Bhairab Temple, Sunapati Thanka Painting School, Bansha Gopal Krishna Temple
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 10:
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Walking tours
Climbing Tours
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
nights
Chitwan National Park, Nepal

Chitwan National Park ©
The diverse ecosystems of Chitwan National Park house a large range of plants and animals, with the park listed as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Bishazari Tal and then explore the striking landscape of Chitwan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then explore the activities along Narayani River.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chitwan National Park itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kathmandu in July, expect Chitwan National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Pokhara.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Chitwan National Park
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 12:
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Narayani River ©
Narayani River
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Pokhara, Nepal

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Pokhara is known for nature, adventure, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, see Off-Road Tours, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sarangkot.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pokhara sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Chitwan National Park to Pokhara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chitwan National Park in July: high temperatures in Pokhara hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lhasa.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours Parks Nature
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Walking tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

5
nights
Lhasa, China

The capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa possesses a wealth of Tibetan Buddhist sites of historical and cultural importance.
Lhasa is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Potala Palace, steep yourself in history at Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), appreciate the extensive heritage of Barkhor Street, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lhasa travel planner.

You can fly from Pokhara to Lhasa in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Pokhara to Lhasa is 2.2 hours. Traveling from Pokhara in July, expect Lhasa to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ulaanbaatar.

Things to do in Lhasa

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 23:
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Off-Road Tours
Potala Palace ©
Potala Palace
Jokhang Temple ©
Jokhang Temple

6
nights
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Step out of Ulaanbaatar to go to Gorkhi Terelj National Park and see Horseback Riding Tours, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, take an in-depth tour of National History Museum, see Off-Road Tours, and take in the awesome beauty at Four Holy Peaks.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ulaanbaatar trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Lhasa to Ulaanbaatar by flight takes about 15.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Lhasa in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ulaanbaatar: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Horseback Riding Tours
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 30:
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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Gandantegchenling Monastery ©
Gandantegchenling Monastery
Genghis Khan Square ©
Genghis Khan Square

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