Senior Tours Canada Summer & Fall 2015 – Volume 3 by Senior Tours Canada

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himalayan adventure bhutan nepal and northeastern india • 20 days • november 1 20 f or those who wish to experience the world’s highest and most scenically stunning mountain range this exciting journey takes in the incredible natural wonders cultural treasures and historical sights of the three countries each with its own unique character and culture that straddle the himalayas november is the perfect month to go with the clearest skies for mountain viewing and mild temperatures bhutan is an oasis of wonderful scenery incredible sites a strong sense of culture and age old traditions that clearly distinguish it from its larger neighbors here the buddhist religion exerts a strong influence on all aspects of life creating a harmonious society and pristine environment often referred to as the last “shangri-la” now is the perfect time to discover the wonders of this magical kingdom where quality of life is measured in gross national happiness and rural life remains all but untouched by the modern world nepal home to mount everest and several of the other highest peaks in the world is a land of geographic landmarks monumental landscapes and smiling friendly people kathmandu the capital city of nepal is known for its heritage and cultural richness and every monument here has a rich legend associated with it while pokhara the “city of lakes” sparkles with natural beauty 42 northeast india is possibly the most fascinating area in the country largely due to the diversity of its tribal cultures it is unique from the rest of india in that it shares some common ethnicity with nepal bhutan china burma and other south east asian countries it is also known for its high rise mountains lush green tea gardens and valleys meandering rivers and enormous treasure of flora and fauna our sightseeing here will include the mountain stations of gangtok and pelling centres of tibetan buddhist culture situated in the higher peaks of the himalayas and darjeeling with its victorian influence and impressive tea plantations this tour is suitable only for the fit and active traveller who can walk fairly long distances and climb stairs easily holiday inclusions • all airfare trans-atlantic with jet airways • deluxe and first class accommodation • full breakfast and dinner daily 7 lunches • visa fees arrangements through our office • plus all tour inclusions on page 1 costs per person double occupancy from toronto $9197 single supplement $1390 all gateways fly via toronto from ottawa or montreal add $390 from halifax or winnipeg add $590 calgary edmonton or vancouver add $790