Maps of Nepal Tibet Bhutan 2020/2021
Located along the Himalayas, Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan are all endowed with gorgeous natural beauty, together with unique culture and devout Buddhism and lovely locals. A journey covering the three destinations means you will discover a different world one by one. To help you better plan this once-in-a-life-time travel, we provide you some maps of Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan for your reference, including the location map, transportation map, and tourist map of between Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan and some frequently-used travel maps. You can download these maps for free, or you can contact us for more details and advice.
Where is Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan? - Location Map of Nepal Tibet Bhutan
The Himalayas spreading from east to west on Qinghai Tibet Plateau is a natural border line among Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan. Tibet is located in the north Himalayas, and borders on Nepal and Bhutan in the south. There are 6 border ports between Tibet and Nepal, among them, Gyirong Port is the only overland port opened for international travelers. Besides, the world’s highest mountain - Mount Everest is a natural border line botth shared by Tibet and Nepal. Nepal in southern Himalaya Mountains is surrounded on three sides by India and Tibet of China in north. Nepal and Bhutan don’t border each other for the Sikkim of Indian lying in the middle. Siting in south side of the Himalayas, Bhutan neighbours Tibet of China in the north and India on three other side. Nepal lies in the west side of Bhutan.
Let’s see the location map of Nepal Tibet Bhutan to get a clear understanding about their geographical positions.
Tibet Maps – Tourist Maps for Tibet Travel
Located on Qinghai Tibet Plateau with an average elevation of 4,000m in southwestern China, Tibet (1,228,400sq km) borders on Xinjiang, Qinghai, Sichuan, Yunnan in the north, northeast, east and southeast respectively, and is adjacent to lots of Asian countries including Nepal, India, Bhutan, Burma and etc. Except the Potala Palace in Lhasa, there are plenty of destinations and attractions you can explore around Tibet, like Mount Everest, Mount Kailash, Namtso Lake and so on. Culture and history fans will be warmly welcomed by massive of Tibetan palaces and monastery as well. Click here to read more Tibet maps.
Nepal Maps – Travel Maps for Nepal Tour
Nepal (147,181sq km) is a rectangle-sharped country surrounded by India on three sides and Tibet, China in the north. Lying in the south side of the Himalayas, Nepal is a world famous paradise for trekking and a popular destination with group of World Heritages, Buddhism culture, spetacular Himalayas views, fantastic paragliding, jungle safari, boating and etc.
We selected some maps of Nepal below for your reference. Hope the location map of Nepal helps you work out the best tours with nearby Tibet and Bhutan, the Nepal tourist map and city map inspire you more travel ideas. You can read more Nepal maps here.
Bhutan Maps – Useful Maps of Bhutan Tour
Bhutan (38,394sq km) is a small inland country in southern Asian, which borders on Tibet, China in the north and India on other three sides. About 95% of Bhutan is mountain regions. Famed as “the Land of Thunder Dragon” in south Himalayas, Bhutan is one of the happiest nations in the world. Bhutan’s myth and appealing with beautiful natural scenery in refreshing atmosphere and hospitality from local Bhutanese makes it a tranquil world far away from the hustle and bustle.
In western Bhutan, Paro (where the only international airport locates) and Thimphu (capital city of Bhutan) are the two major destinations for visitors. Beside its gorgeous natural landscape Bhutan offers you the amazing Taktshang Goemba (Tiger’s Nest Monastery), many palaces and dzongs in Bhutanese style and kind hospitality from locals. You can read the following Bhutan maps and see more details in maps of Bhutan.
What to See in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan? - Nepal Tibet Bhutan Tourist Map
Different locations history and culture background give your great chance to experience various sightseeing and culture in Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan. During your Tibet travel, you can visit holy Potala Palace, Buddhist monasteries, beautiful lakes, snow-capped mountains, glaciers and join in hilarious Tibetan festivals, pilgrimage and kora like Tibetans. As for Nepal tour, nature sights of Himalayas, Phewa Lake, Chitwan National Park is merely a small part of Nepal. There are more funs you can explore in Nepal, like wild hiking trip, forest adventure and Buddhism seeking. The good reputation of “one of the happiest countries in the world”of Bhutan is not only earned for the ambiance and hospitality from Bhutanese, but also the original beauty and distinguished culture and relaxation the whole country delivers.
How to Get to Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan? – Transportation Map of Nepal Tibet Bhutan
Currently, international flights and overland driving are the two only ways to travel between Nepal and Tibet, and flying to Bhutan is the only option for foreign tourists. There is no international train connecting Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan at present, but the China - Nepal Railway designed between Kathmandu of Nepal and Lhasa of Tibet will be constructed in near future.
Transportation between Nepal and Tibet - Right now, tourists can take a 1.5hours’ nonstop flight to travel between Kathmandu and Lhasa, or get to Nepal from Tibet by overland driving, passing through Yamdrok Lake, Gyantse, Shigatse, Tingri, Mount Everest and Gyirong Port on the way.
Transportation between Nepal and Bhutan - Bhutan lies about 76km/47miles of east Nepal. So far, taking an international flight is the only way to travel between Nepal and Bhutan, and the Kathmandu Paro Flight costs about 1hour only. Now there is no road traffic of Nepal and Bhutan you can use.
Transportation between Tibet and Bhutan - Tourists wishing to visit Tibet and Bhutan have to transfer in Nepal, because now there is no direct transportation available between the two lands.
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Essential Nepal Tibet Bhutan Travel Guide
Recommended Nepal Tibet Bhutan Tour PackagesFollowing are some of our most recommended Nepal Tibet Bhutan tour packages that you may be interested in. All of our tour packages are classic itineraries, and can be tailor-made to meet your personal requirements. You can get more Bhutan Nepal Tours, or contact us to customize a trip if you want.
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