Bhutan Highlights 5 days

Trip Cost Includes:

  • Bhutan Visa arrangement service
  • Government royalty and all the taxes
  • Accommodations in A grade hotels
  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • English speaking Bhutanese guide
  • Private transportation and sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Museums and parks fees according to the itinerary

Trip Cost Does Not Include:

  • International Flight fares 
  • Tips, drinks and personal expenses 
  • Any cost not mentioned in inclusion is not included

Day 1: Arrive Paro and drive to Thimpu (54 kms, 1.5 hours)

On arrival at Paro airport, after visa formalities you will be received by our guide and transfer to Thimphu (54 kms, 1.5 hrs). You can fly to Paro from Kathmandu, Delhi, Kolkata, Dhaka, Bangkok, Singapore, Yangoon. In the evening you are free to relax and enjoy the surroundings of the beautiful Paro valley

Overnight: Hotel in Thimpu

Meals: Lunch, Dinner


Day 2:Thimphu/Punakha Visiting the attraction
Thimpu Valley touring is the main goal of our visit. We visit Trashichhoedzong. It is an excellent stronghold and cloister worked in the medieval period. The vast majority of the workplaces of the Government are housed here. You can likewise observe King's position of royalty room here. National Library is our next site of the visit. The library stores up various books on Buddhist writings and original copies. So also, we visit Traditional School of Arts and Crafts where understudies are occupied on painting conventional paints—Thanka. The Textile and Heritage Museum are our next stop.
In the early afternoon, we will visit Handicrafts Emporium where hand-woven materials are flawlessly shown for sale. The Memorial Chorten is something else to spot while in Thimpu. It is worked in the memory of Third King of Bhutan who is viewed as Father of Modern Bhutan. We drive to Punakha in the late early afternoon. We cross Dochula Pass here. 

Overnight: Hotel in Punakha

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 3: Visit Punakha Dzong, local markets and Simtokha Dzong and drive to Paro
Today we begin our trip by visiting Punakha Dzong. It served as the religious and administrative center of the region for long years then. It is built at the confluence of Pho Chhu and Mo Chhu rivers by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal in 1637. In the history of Bhutan, Punakha Dzong had played a vital role. The Dzong was damaged four times by fire. It also came in grip of earthquakes several times. But it is completely restored at present.
The local market and Dzongs of Wangdiphodrang is very popular. It is also renowned for bamboo products, slate and stone carvings. While driving back to Paro, we visit Dochula Pass and Simtokha Dzong. Simtokha Dzong is the oldest fortress of Bhutan built in 1627. 

Overnight: Hotel in Paro

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 4:Explore Paro and hike to Tiger’s Nest
Paro is a vacationer capital of the nation. We visit Taktsang Monastery which in English methods Tiger's Nest. It is worked around a cavern where Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) ruminated. He is an equivalent individual who visited Muktinath in Nepal and contemplated here for a long time. The Monastery was worked in the eighth century. The Monastery is a roost on a stone. It is a journey site for Bhutanese individuals and in the meantime, it is an excellent viewpoint for visitors. Legends state that Guru Rinpoche flew here from Tibet on Tigress back and reflected for three months.
We visit Kichu sanctuary. It is one of the 108 sanctuaries worked by Tibetan King Shrongchong Gampo in the seventh century. It is said that a devil deterred the course of spreading Buddhism in this piece of Himalayas and the King chose to manufacture 108 sanctuaries on the majority of the 108 points of her body. The National Museum is another site of our visit. 

Overnight: Hotel in Paro

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5:  Transfer to Paro Airport 

Today you are in leisure on your own untill your flight time. You will be transferred to Paro airport at your flight time.

Meals: Breakfast


 

This tour is available any time of the year. So you are free to choose your own dates when you book this tour. Please email us if you have any questions at all before you book.

Accommodation

Hotels in Bhutan are approved and classified by the government as grade A, B and C. These government approved hotels are equivalent to 3-4 star hotels elsewhere. Based on availability at the time booking, A grade hotels will be provided in this trip. All accommodations are on a twin-shared basis. Single supplement will be served on request and will cost additional.


Meals

Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner are included during your stay in Bhutan. A variety of meals are available in most hotels the most popular being Indian, Chinese, and the more common continental food. Non-vegetarian dishes are generally available in most parts of Bhutan - pork, beef, chicken, and fish. 


Best Time to Travel

Best Seasons Spring (March to May) and autumn (September and October) are the best time to visit Bhutan. The months of April and May offer the natural grandeur of rhododendron blooms whereas Bhutan observes its biggest festivals during spring. Bhutan can also be visited during summer and winter if one wishes to avoid crowd. However, the summers are wet and winters are cold which might not suit well with everybody.

 

Luggage Weight Restrictions

Druk Air has a 44 pound (20 kg) weight limit for checked luggage and another 11 pound weight limit for carry-on luggage on their flights. Your carry-on bags are restricted to one piece, and the size should not exceed 17" x 13" x 8".

 

Documents

Passport with minimum validity of 6 months
Copy of the first page of your passport
Airline tickets
Visa approval for Bhutan (to be brought with you)

 

Bhutan Visa

We handle the visa procedures for you. The Bhutanese government sanction visa only after the receipt of full payment in advance. The visa fee is included in our tour price. You need to email us the copy of your passport for visa procedures. Actual Bhutan VISA is stamped in your passport on arrival to Paro airport. Without visa clearance number, tourists cannot board the flight or enter the country. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs forwards a copy of this visa clearance to the concerned Druk Air stations and other entry points; we also fax a copy of the visa clearance document to our clients for their reference. While the actual visa is stamped on arrival, the initial visa clearance is also required at the time of issuing Druk Air Tickets.2 copies of original passport-sized photographs are required on arrival in the country.

 

Contact Us

Information required for this trip is provided here. If you want to consult us regarding any aspect of the trip, please feel free to email us or give us a call at +977 9841414582