Travel Style: Small / Big Group
Start Location: Paro
End Location: Paro
Duration: 12 nights /13 days
Accommodation: Hotels / Farm House
Festival Date: 10th JULY
-Taktshang Monastery. Lunch at Taktsang tea house with its spectacular view of the famous monastery.
-Views in all directions – the Haa Valley, Taktsang Goenpa, the Paro valley. Lunch at hotel. Afternoon drive to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan.
-Visit the National Library to see some unique and historic books. Our books are not hardbound in the typical manner. Next the traditional Painting School and then the Traditional Paper Factory. After lunch, souvenir shopping or more touring, as you wish.
-Day excursion tothe Phajoding Monasterybuilt by Phajo Drugom Zhigpo.
-An excursion to Kuenga Rabten, an ancestral home of the Royal Family.
-Visit the the Trongsa Dzong(Fortress).
-Visiting holy sites: monasteries and dzongs in Bumthang, including Jambay Lhakhang, Tamzhing Monastery and Kuenchosum Lhakhang After lunch you will visit the Jakar Dzong known as the “Fortress of the White Bird.”
-Full day at the Kurjey Tshechu festival; enjoy festivities in and around the monastery
This Standard Package includes:
• Standard hotels (3 stars)
• All meals
• Transport/transfers within Bhutan
• Entrance fees and permit
• Sightseeing and trekking as per itinerary with English speaking guide
• necessary arrangements
• 35% royalty to the government
• 24 hours service from Guide and tour operator
Not included in the cost
• Travel Insurance
• Airport taxes
• Expenses of personal nature
• Excess baggage
• Tips to guides and drivers
|Day 01: Arrive Paro
|Day 2: Walk/hike to Tiger’s Nest
|Day 3: In the morning, hike to the Kila Goenpa
|Day 4: Thimphu fulldays sightseeing
|Day 5: Day excursion to the 13th century Phajoding Monastery
|Day 6: Morning drive from Thimphu to Punakha
|Day 7: Drive to Trongsa with a stop at Chendebji Chorten
|Day 8: Trongsa sightseeing and drive to Bumthang
|Day 9: Sightseeing in Bumthang
|Day 10: Full day at the Kurjey Tshechu festival; enjoy festivities in and around the monastery.
|Day 11: drive through Trongsa back to Wangdi.
|Day 12: Drive from Wangdi to Paro via Dochu Pass and Thimphu.
|Day 13: Paro Departure
(Note: These are sample itinerary planned to give you a general idea of trip to Bhutan. We can tailor, and make tour programs to meet individual needs and preferences.)