Darjeeling, Odisha & Bhutan Explorer

Chennai - Kathmandu

28 days through India, Nepal, Bhutan
FROM: $6310 USD + 850 USD Kitty
Transport:
Overland Expedition Vehicle, Train, Jeep, Private Bus, Overnight Train, Flight
Crew:
Two Dragoman Crew Members, Local Guides where necessary, One Dragoman Crew Member, One Local Crew Member
Accom:
Comfortable Hotel 5 nights
Basic Hotel 13 nights
Guesthouse 6 nights
Overnight Train 1 night
Meals:
Breakfasts x 21, Lunches x 14, Dinners x 14
Physical:
Lifestyle:
Code:
WHB
Deposit:
$290 USD per person
Foreign Travel Advice
This 28 day overland tour journeys from Chennai to Kathmandu through India, Nepal, Bhutan
Visit the many historic temples, mosques, and churches of Chennai
Travel off the beaten track through rural Andhra Pradesh
6 day guided tour through the rarely-visited Odisha Tribal Regions
Visit the Monday market in the indigenous melting pot of Goudaguda
Visit the New Hope Community Centre in the rural village of Muniguda
Bathe in the natural hot springs with local villagers at Taptapani
3 nights to relax in the lovely coastal town of Puri
Explore the religious sites of Puri by cycle-rickshaw
Experience a local train ride from Puri to Kolkata
Take some extra time to explore the myriad attractions of Kolkata
Day 1 - Chennai (11th March 2021)

Border Information: If you are joining in Chennai, you will most likely enter India in Chennai International Airport (IATA code: MAA).

Today is a free day to explore the sights, sounds and flavours of Chennai. There will be an important group meeting at 6:00pm - please look for a note from your tour leader when you arrive at the hotel giving more details about this meeting.

Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Chennai before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Chennai.

*Important note* - if you are joining the trip in Chennai, please make sure that you send us a scan of your Indian visa as soon as you have obtained it. If you plan to take the e-visa option, please make sure you arrange this well in advance and send us a copy of your receipt as soon as possible. If we do not receive this in advance, then we will not have enough time to get your permits for the Odisha Region and you will not be able to visit this area.We will also need these to purchase your train tickets.


Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Comfortable Hotel


Day 2 - Tirupati (12th March 2021)
Day 3 - Vijayawada (13th March 2021)
Day 4 - Visakhapatnam (14th March 2021)
Day 5 - Odisha Tribal Area (15th March 2021)
Day 6 - Odisha Tribal Area (16th March 2021)
Day 7 - Odisha Tribal Area (17th March 2021)
Day 8 - Odisha Tribal Area (18th March 2021)
Day 9 - Odisha Tribal Area (19th March 2021)
Day 10 - Puri (20th March 2021)
Day 11 - Puri (21st March 2021)
Day 12 - Puri (22nd March 2021)
Day 13 - Kolkata (23rd March 2021)
Day 14 - Kolkata (24th March 2021)
Day 15 - Darjeeling (25th March 2021)
Day 16 - Darjeeling (26th March 2021)
Day 17 - Phuntsholing (27th March 2021)
Day 18 - Thimphu (28th March 2021)
Day 19 - Thimphu (29th March 2021)
Day 20 - Punakha (30th March 2021)
Day 21 - Bumthang (31st March 2021)
Day 22 - Bumthang (1st April 2021)
Day 23 - Gangtey (2nd April 2021)
Day 24 - Gangtey (3rd April 2021)
Day 25 - Paro (4th April 2021)
Day 26 - Paro (5th April 2021)
Day 27 - Kathmandu (6th April 2021)
Day 28 - Kathmandu (7th April 2021)

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11 Mar 21 Chennai
07 Apr 21 Kathmandu

$6,310 USD + 850 USD Kitty

Status: Open

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10 Mar 22 Chennai
06 Apr 22 Kathmandu

$6,480 USD + 850 USD Kitty

Status: Open

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Duration: 28 days Add to basket