EXCURSION to HIMALAYAS was established in the year 2008 with few professional team of enthusiastic workers to cater to the needs of International travelers to Bhutan and to open the doors of Bhutan to the outside world. We the team from Excursion to Himalayas will make your Bhutan Tour as interesting as possible,Just as professional planning and end time result we plan, for our any venture or programs a serious and responsible care is the first thing we render to any desirous and anxious visitor or a team with prompt response right from the beginning of your inquiry till you step into your home back, with the memories excursing the Great Himalayas. The moments of steep rocky cliff and heart throbbing far away green hills will remain the most valued and the feelings of the best reward that you have rewarded to yourself for all the hard works and ambitious excursions that you have been doing so far in your life perhaps further more. Visiting and traveling different places is very important and worthwhile event, is what we as the humble agent and management keep in our mind before we execute our service. We also respect and give importance to our clients individual taste wherein we strive hard to serve exactly what our guest expect during this trip supplementing the financial expenses fairly, comfortable and safety everywhere. Excursion to Himalayas will make sure that your trip to Bhutan will be worth visiting Again.
We offer you the following tours in Bhutan.
Trekking from Mild to Strenuous.
Bhutan Hikers Tours.
Festival Tour with Cultural extension.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR
BHUTAN BIKING TOUR
People of Bhutan aren’t much of adventurer but for those tourist who come to Bhutan find that Bhutan road is the perfect place for mountain biking taking inconsideration with low flow of traffic and the country mountains terrains offering a fascinating adventure. Trips graded challenging are suitable for regular mountain bikers with a good level of fitness. You cant think of biking if you aren’t ready to challenge 8 to 10 hours a day crossing the valleys and passes almost over 4200m.You may need to include some pre-trip preparation to build your stamina to cope with altitude and being in the saddle for consecutive days. You can expect up to eight hours of riding over a wide range of terrain from valley cattle roads to mountain passes. Trail conditions will be equally varied from minor road to dirt trails and technical single track. Altitude may also be a factor including the crossing of passes up to 4,000m.The drop from pelela to Tongsa in eastern Bhutan are distance of 70km is said to be longest downhill stretch in the world. The best season for mountain biking is in springtime (March April and May) and in Autumn(September,October,November) where there will be no ice and slippery road. Safety gear are must for Mountaing Bikers and client are requested to come fully prepared to face the challenge to bike the virgin Himalayas.During this tour company will provide you with professional mechanic,first aid kits,spare parts and luggaze van to carry any important accesories needed.
BHUTAN BIRD WATCHING TOUR
The eastern Himalayas region of Bhutan is a part of, ten global biodiversity hotspots. Though small, the huge altitudinal variations ranging from 150m to close to 8000m,Bhutan harbors a wide variety of landscape and habitats. This tiny kingdom of Bhutan supports close to 700 species of Birds compare to this only about 800 species for the whole of North America. 14 of the world endangered birds can be found in Bhutan. Bird watching in Bhutan can be year round activity but the most popular season is during the month of march-May when the migration of hundreds of species between its wintering areas on the Indian subcontinent and the breeding ground across a vast expanse of central Asia is at its peak.
Bird watching in Paro:Paro lies at an altitude of 2300m. The vegetation is mainly blue pine and you can see the enigmatic ibisbill, one of the most sought after Himalayan shorebird, feeding along the pachhu(river). You can also come across other water bird such as Gadwalls, Mergansers, She ducks and great Cormorants in the flooded rice field of paro Bhutan during summer.
Bird Watching in Thimphu:Thimphu Is the capital city of Bhutan and as the vegetation is not much different from paro and the bird life is quite similar.You can come across Black throated parrotbills,Red headed Bulfinch,Scarlet finch,Snow pigeon.
Bird watching in Punakha: Punakha is the best birding area in the country. The cool broad leaved forest below dochhula pass is home to one of the most sought after birds of Bhutan, the rare and globally threatened Wards Trogon. Other species in this region includes the Cutie, Collared Grosbeaks, Darjeeling Woodpeckers and several colorful sunbirds. Further down the valley we can spot the tawny Fish owl,sliver- eared Mesia, baebets and other sub-tropical species. The most famous bird in the valley is the extremely rare White bellied Heron. This Heron is one of the fifty rarest birds in the world and global population is estimated at less than 200 individuals.
BHUTAN KAYAKING & RAFTING Bhutan has the most winding rivers perfectly match for people who love to raft.The rivers are the goldmine for the countries economy to produce electricity and in the sametime it also provides the opportunity for tourist to experience the rafting and kayaking,there are plenty of good stretches on many of the rivers ranging from class 3 to 5.The outstanding ones are the mo chu upstream of punakha in western Bhutan andf the Ema dates canyon on the mangde chu in cetral Bhutan.The river has some class-3 rapids, namely Horse Play, Strainers Paradise and the wrathful Buddha.March till may and in October till December is the best time for this activity. The company will provide you with all rafting equipment with safety measures but clients are also requeated to bring their safety gear for better fitting and comfort.
BHUTAN ROCK CLIMBING Bhutan isn’t famous for rock climbers but we do have professional who are trained in this field to guide for those tourist visiting Bhutan.Little has been done to promote this sporst in Bhutan with few Bhutanese who are very much enthusaitic about this sport in Bhutan.Most of the activities are carried out in Thimphu the capital city. The place was first discovered by Stefan Priesner an Austrian working with United Nation office in Thimphu in the summer of 1996.The route which was climbed top rope,was later named”reach and preach”. ”. The nose was later developed when the routes were first bolted in April and May 1998 thus resulting Bhutan’s first climbing gym. Rock climbing in Thimphu gained its popularity after Stefan, Dilu, Arun, Robin and few students who were also being trained decided to form a club and training center for rock climbing. The club, “Vertical, Bhutan Climbing Club” was formed in 2000 with 18 members from which, 11 are students. The club’s main objectives are to train Bhutanese youth, organize rock-climbing events etc for those enthusiastic climbers. There are many places where people can climb it but most of the places favourable for climbing are considered to be secret and is well protected and is avoided for this sports.
BHUTAN BUNGY JUMPING Bungy jumping in Bhutan is very new concept in tourism field.Even if we have the place for this sports we don’t have the feasibility to create this attraction in Bhutan.With the help of consultant we will soon have this thrill in our country as well.
BHUTAN BOTANICAL TOUR
75% of the total land mass of Bhutan is covered with forest and in it around 7000 vascular plants,360 orchid species,46 species rhododendrons and about 500 species of medicinal plants are found in this Himalayan kingdom.Bhutan is truly biodiversity haven for those lovers of nature and you can experience it when you explore this untouched natural environment when you go for trekking and hiking.To see the best of the country flora,the beginning of the monsoon season is the best and the spring time to see flowering rhododendrons,magnolias and other flowers.