Trips to Himalaya
Uma Paro Himalayan Discovery | Kingdom of BhutanThis 4-day package introduces you to the ancient Buddhist land of Bhutan. Based at Uma Paro, our experienced local guides lead us for two and a half days on walks through the Paro Valley, incorporating four defining attractions: the Taktsang ‘Tiger’s Nest’ Monastery, the National Museum, Drukgyel Dzong and a visit to the ancient temple of Kyichu Lhakhang.
Short Visit to BhutanThis short 4-day sojourn allows you to catch a glimpse of the Kingdom of Bhutan and the many surprises this beautiful Himalayan country has to offer. Visit centuries-old dzongs and monuments including the Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery. Catch a glimpse as to why Bhutan is considered one of the happiest places on earth.
Lhasa & Environs | Central TibetIf you want to savour rich Tibetan culture and history but don't have much time to spare, then this tour is just for you. Lhasa, the most famous among Tibetan cities, was the capital of the first Tibetan emperor Songtsengampo. You will visit the majestic Potala Palace, the splendid Norbulingka (summer retreat of the Dalai Lama), the sacred Jokhang temple and the busy Barkhor square.
Uma Bhutan Himalayan Explorer | Kingdom of BhutanThis 7D6N Uma Bhutan Himalaya Explorer luxury trip takes us to the heart of the ethereal kingdom. From the gravity-defying Tiger’s Nest monastery to the temple of the Divine Madman, this trip combines spectacular drives, unique nature walks, and fascinating monastery visits. We will spend 4 nights at Uma Paro and 2 nights at Uma Punakha.
Everest Heli-Trek | NepalThe Everest Heli Trek is a trip of the lifetime! This 8-day trip is a combination of cultural sightseeing in the legendary Kathmandu valley, trekking in the Everest-Khumbu following in the footsteps of Tenzing and Hillary, heli-touring the Himalayas including Everest Base Camp, the Gokyo Lakes and Kala Patthar. The trek is a fully supported trek and staying in the luxury Yeti Mountain Homes.
Shakti Sikkim Village Walk | Northeast IndiaVillage walks are at the heart of any Shakti Experience, enabling you to enjoy the villages and rural life in remote mountain regions. Accompanied by local porters and guides, you step out of the modern world, walking between villages that are remote, and staying in traditional village houses, which Shakti has spruced up to provide proper comfort without compromising their authenticity.
Uma Bhutan Himalayan Explorer | Kingdom of BhutanThis 10D9N Uma Bhutan Himalayan adventure, the longest offered, allows you to totally immerse yourself in this Himalayan Kingdom. From the gravity-defying Tiger’s Nest monastery to the Temple of the Divine Madman, this comprehensive itinerary combines spectacular drives, unique nature walks and fascinating cultural visits. There are also opportunities for adventure with the option to include whitewater rafting and hiking.
Western & Central BhutanThis 10-day journey crosses through some of the high passes of Dochula, Pelela and Yotongla before descending into the broad valleys of Bumthang. Central Bumthang is known for its buckwheat and apple products with various significant monasteries. It is also known for various pilgrimage sites for the locals and ideal to explore Buddhism.
Dagala Thousand Lakes TrekThis is an excellent trek for those of good fitness who without necessarily having had previous Alpine experience. This moderate standard rated trek passes through various picturesque high altitude lakes so named as the Thousand Lakes Trek. The route is also particularly rich in bird species, alpine flowers and attractive meadows.
Everest Trek with Mani Rimdu Festival; Oct 30 – Nov 11, 2018The Mani Rimdu Festival is one of the most fascinating Himalayan Buddhist festivals observed every year at the Tengboche Monastery just south of Mount Everest. This year's departure dates of Oct 30 - Nov 11, 2018, allows an invigorating trek in the Everest area as well.
Everest Base Camp | Trekking in NepalThe EBC Trek is high on the bucket list for many trekkers. The trail weaves along the foot of many Himalayan giants and the views of Mt Everest and many other 7000/8000 meter peaks are just unforgettable. Above Namche Bazaar the trail enters a stunning high-altitude landscape. The walk to Everest Base Camp (5364m) from Gorakhshep should not be missed. The trail leads over Khumbu Glacier & Nuptse (7861 m) is so close you can almost touch it.
Annapurna Base Camp | Trekking in NepalThe Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the most popular treks in the Annapurna region. The trail goes alongside terraced rice paddies, lush rhododendron forests and high altitude landscapes with the Annapurna Range in view most of the times. An 11-day trek, from Nayapul, up north up to Ghorepani and the famous viewpoint at Poon Hill, then eastward to Chomrong and then north again entering the Modi Kola Valley which leads up to the Base Camp.