60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly + Drive:  13 h 45 min
1
Punakha, Bhutan
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Thimphu, Bhutan
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Paro, Bhutan
— 5 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
4
Gangtok, India
— 6 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Pelling, India
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
6
Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
7
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 14 nights
Fly:  1 h
8
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
— 2 nights
Fly:  45 min
9
Pokhara, Nepal
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
10
Lhasa, China
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  9 h 15 min
11
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
— 6 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

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, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Punakha day trip planning app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Punakha is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and car. 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: take a memorable drive along Dochula Pass, don't miss a visit to Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), steep yourself in history at Simtokha Dzong, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Phajoding Monastery.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Thimphu trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Punakha to Thimphu takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Thimphu can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough 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)
Dochula Pass ©
Dochula Pass
Kuenselphodrang ©
Kuenselphodrang

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 take in the spiritual surroundings of Dzongdrakha Monastry.

To see where to stay, ratings, 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 30°C during the day and 19°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
Kyichu Lhakhang ©
Kyichu Lhakhang
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, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ranka Monastery, visit MG Marg, and take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Paro to Gangtok in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of 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 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, and admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, 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 38°C, and evening lows to 29°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

Tashiding Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery
Sangacholing Monastery ©
Sangacholing 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. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Everest, hike along Ambulapcha-La, explore the activities along Dudh Koshi River, and take some stellar pictures from Everest View Point.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sagarmatha National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pelling to Sagarmatha National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Pelling to Sagarmatha National Park is 0.2 hours. Finish up 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), Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com (in Bhaktapur) and Bansha Gopal Krishna Temple (in Panauti). The adventure continues: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kathmandu tour itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Sagarmatha National Park to Kathmandu in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Bhaktapur, Sunapati Thanka Painting School, Bansha Gopal Krishna Temple, Bagh Bhairab Temple
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 10:
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Walking tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chitwan National Park itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kathmandu in July, expect Chitwan National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°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
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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: explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Devi's Fall, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Poon Hill.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Pokhara sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Chitwan National Park to Pokhara takes an hour. 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 35°C and lows are around 26°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
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)
Parasailing & Paragliding

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 explore the fascinating underground world of Chimpu Caves.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lhasa travel planner.

You can fly from Pokhara to Lhasa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. 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 26°C and 14°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
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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, examine the collection at Choijin Lama Temple Museum, and stroll around Bogd Khan Uul National Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ulaanbaatar day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lhasa to Ulaanbaatar takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lhasa in July: highs in Ulaanbaatar hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 15°C. 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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