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8 Nights

CENTRAL BHUTAN

STARTING
FROM
$1680 USD
STARTING
FROM
$1680 USD
Day 1: Arrival at Paro - Overnight Stay at Punakha

Highlight: Views of the Himalayas.

  • Once you land in Paro International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed in Bhutanese traditional style by an English/Chinese speaking tour guide.
  • Proceed to visit Paro Dzong, a monument built in 1646 AD. It is a large Drukpa Kagyu Buddhist Monastery and houses the district Monastic Body, and government administrative offices of Paro.
  • Lunch is followed by a 3.5-hour drive to Phunakha, the old Capital of Bhutan via Thimphu, the Modern Capital of Bhutan, and Dochu La Pass (Alt. 3050m) where you can enjoy the first view of the eastern Himalayan Mountains.
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 2: Punakha - Overnight Stay at Trongsa

Highlight: Trongsa Dzong, An Architectural Wonder.

  • Visit Chimi Lhakhang Temple, the fertility temple where people pray for children. 
  • Visit the Punakha Dzong between the Phochu and Mochu rivers, symbolizing the masculine and the feminine co-existence. Their currents are of different colours, and the two rivers unite at this spot. 
  • Drive down to Trongsa which is situated in Central Bhutan, 6.30 hours away from Punakha. 
  • Afternoon, drive over the Black mountains and Pele La Pass (Alt. 3300m). 
  • Visit the Trongsa Dzong founded in 1543, a masterpiece of architecture. 
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 3: Trongsa - Overnight Stay at Bumthang

Highlight: Gantey Gompa.

  • Proceed to Bumthang, a 2-hour drive from Trongsa. Bumthang is a complex of four valleys – Chumey, Choekhor, Tang and Ura – with altitudes varying from 2,600 to 4,000 metres. Rich and fertile high lands covered in pine, broad U-shaped valleys, and sloping mountains add to the beauty of Bumthang. This place is also known for buckwheat and apple production, sturdy stone houses, and plethora of monasteries. Being one of the coldest parts of the country, snow is a frequent sight in winter. 
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 4: Bumthang - Overnight Stay at Bumthang

Highlight: Trashincho Dzong.

  • Explore the four valleys – Ura, Chumey, Tang and Choekhor, which are considered the most beautiful and sacred valleys of Bhutan. 
  • If the weather is clear, you will enjoy great views of green valleys, dotted with hundreds of temples, thousand flags, and the beautiful Chamkhar river flowing through the valley. The valley is also called the mini Switzerland of Bhutan. 
  • Visit Jakar Dzong – the administrative centre of the valley, Jambay Lhakhang – one of the oldest monasteries in the Bhutan, and Kujey Lhakhang – one of the most sacred places where Guru Rinpoche left his body imprint on the cave when he was meditating. 
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 5: Bumthang - Overnight Stay at Phobjikha Valley

Highlight: Ema Datshi & Ara.

  • After breakfast proceed to Phobjikha Valley, an important cultural, historical, and natural site which is 6 hours away from Bumthang. 
  • The first stop will be at Gantey Gompa, a monastery perched atop a small hill that arises from the floor of Phobjikha Valley. This beautiful spot is also the home to migratory black-necked crane (from November till March). 
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 6: Phobjikha Valley - Overnight Stay at Thimphu

Highlight: Tiger Nest Monastery.

  • Today we will head to the Modern Capital of Bhutan, Thimphu, which is 6 hours away from Phobjikha Valley. 
  • Entering Thimphu, visit Trashicho Dzong which houses the main Secretariat of the Government, offices of the King, Ministries of Home Affairs and Finance, and also the Throne of His Majesty, the King of Bhutan. 
  •  It is an impressive large structure surrounded by well-kept lawns and beautiful gardens. Overnight Stay.
Day 7: Thimphu - Overnight Stay at Paro

Highlight: Tiger Nest Monastery.

  • Today sightseeing starts with the National Memorial Chorten, Traditional Medicine Institute, National Library, Textile and Folk Heritage Museum, and School of 13 Arts & Crafts. 
  • After Lunch visit the Takin mini zoo, Zilukha Nunnery, General Post Office, and traditional paper factory. 
  • Proceed back to Paro which is 1.30 hours away from Thimphu. Explore the main street where there is a vintage-looking complex with richly decorated buildings, housing small shops, institutions, and restaurants. 
  • In the evening visit the local farm house where you can experience the making of the famous local dish “ema datshi” (Chilli & Cheese) and taste “Ara” – the local wine. 
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 8: Paro - Overnight Stay at Paro

Highlight: Tiger Nest Monastery.

  • Today, visit the Taktsang Monastery also known as Tiger Nest Monastery. It is perched precariously on a side of a cliff. Guru Padmasambhava, known as the Second Buddha, arrived on a flying tigress and meditated at this shrine in the second half of the 8th century. As a result, it is the dream destination for Buddhist pilgrims from all over the world.
  • Evening you can enjoy hot stone bath (Dotsho or Menchu), and exclusive dinner at Beer Factory to get taste of the country’s best.
  • Overnight Stay.
Day 9: Departure
Your exploration of Bhutan will end today. Have a safe trip back home.
When visiting the Land of the Thunder Dragon, attending a festival is the best way to know how rich the culture of Bhutan is. In fact, your visit can never be called complete if you can’t witness at least one of these celebrations.

Choose desired hotel and flight;

3 Star Hotel
Flight From BANGKOK

Single 
USD 2770

Min 2 Pax
USD 2410

Min 4 Pax
USD 2180

Flight From KOLKATA

Single 
USD 2390

Min 2 Pax
USD 2040

Min 4 Pax
USD 1800

Flight From KathmandU

Single
USD 2390

Min 2 Pax
USD 2040

Min 4 Pax
USD 1800

Flight From DELHi

Single
USD 2620

Min 2 Pax
USD 2270

Min 4 Pax
USD 2030

4 Star Hotel
Flight From BANGKOK

Single 
USD 3050

Min 2 Pax
USD 2690

Min 4 Pax
USD 2450

Flight From KOLKATA

Single 
USD 2670

Min 2 Pax
USD 2320

Min 4 Pax
USD 2080

Flight From KathmandU

Single
USD 2670

Min 2 Pax
USD 2320

Min 4 Pax
USD 2080

Flight From DELHi

Single
USD 2900

Min 2 Pax
USD 2550

Min 4 Pax
USD 2310

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When visiting the Land of the Thunder Dragon, attending a festival is the best way to know how rich the culture of Bhutan is. In fact, your visit can never be called complete if you can’t witness at least one of these celebrations.
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Terms & Conditions
  • Hotel Check-In / Check-out time 1200 hrs (Noon)
  • Prices are subject to change with if any increase in the land cost & taxes
  • The sequence of itinerary, meals and hotel arrangement are subject to the final confirmation
  • Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary
  • Please note, the names of hotels mentioned above only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels. It is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey the confirmations to you on receipt of your acceptance. 
  • However in the event of any of the above mentioned hotels not becoming available at the time of initiating the reservations, we shall book alternate accommodation at a similar or next best available hotel and shall pass on the difference of rates (supplement/reduction whatever applicable) to you
  • In case on any currency fluctuations or amendment in local Government taxes, or any fuel hike, we reserve the right to adjust the tour price accordingly
  • We strongly recommend you to purchase travel insurance before departure
  • Triple room sharing will base on extra roll in bed basis
  • Flights, itinerary, hotel and meals stated in the itinerary above are subject to change according to your travel date. 
  • Any changes after booking will inform accordingly
When visiting the Land of the Thunder Dragon, attending a festival is the best way to know how rich the culture of Bhutan is. In fact, your visit can never be called complete if you can’t witness at least one of these celebrations.

Thimphu

Migmar Hotel

Namgay Hotel

Punakha

Drubchu Resort

Vara Resort

PARO

Mandala Hotel

Bhutan Metta Resort & Spa

TRONGSA

tashi Ninjay Guest House

Puenzhi Guest House

PHOBJIKHA VALLEY & GANGTEY VALLEY

Wangchuk Lodge

Gakiling Guest House

BUMTHANG

The Village Lodge

Wangdicholing Lodge

Thimphu

Ariya Hotel

Ramada Hotel

PUNAKHA

Rkpo Green Resort Hotel

Zhingkham Hotel

PARO

Tashi Namgay Hotel

Naskel Spa Resort

Trongsa

Yangkhil Resort

PHOBJIKHA VALLEY & GANGTEY VALLEY

Dewachen Hotel & Spa

BUMTHANG

Yu - Gharling Resort & Spa

Thimphu

Le Meridian Hotel

Dusit Hotel

PUNAKHA

dhensa Boutique Resort

Uma Punakha Hotel

PARO

Le Meridian Hotel

Zhiwa Ling Hotel

PHOBJIKHA VALLEY & GANGTEY VALLEY

Gangtey Lodge Bhutan

Thimphu

Amankora Hotel

Six Senses Hotel

PUNAKHA

Amankora Hotel

Six Senses Hotel

PARO

Amankora Hotel

Six Senses Hotel

PHOBJIKHA VALLEY & GANGTEY VALLEY

Amankora Hotel

BUMTHANG

Amankora Hotel

When visiting the Land of the Thunder Dragon, attending a festival is the best way to know how rich the culture of Bhutan is. In fact, your visit can never be called complete if you can’t witness at least one of these celebrations.

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