ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 

 Day 1: Arrival in Paro - Thimphu    Day 2: Thimphu -  Punakha  
 Day 3: Punakha Halt    Day 4: Punakha - Gangtey  
 Day 5: Gangtey - Trongsa    Day 6: Trongsa - Zhemgang  
 Day 7: Zhemgang Halt    Day 8: Zhemgang - Bumthang  
 Day 9: Bumthang - Sengor    Day 10: Sengor  Halt  
 Day 11Sengor - Lingimithang    Day 12: Lingmithang - Tashigang  
 Day 13: Tashigang - Narphung    Day 14: Narphung - Deothang  
 Day 15: Deothang - Samdrup Jongkhar    Day 16: Departure  

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TOUR

Enjoy the festivities of the unique birds of Bhutan. The trip also includes a tour of Paro, Thimphu Punakha in the west as well as the central areas of Trongsa and Bumthang. 

  • Enjoy masked and costumed dances in honour and praise of the Black Necked Cranes.
  • Stroll through handicraft and game stalls.
  • Traverse beautiful landscapes of lush valleys, dense forests and rushing streams.
  • Discover some of the most sacred Buddhist monasteries and temples in the Himalaya.
  • Explore Bhutan’s central valleys, rich with ancient historical and sacred Buddhist sites.
  • Visit many cultural attractions including medieval fortresses (Dzongs), markets and museums.
  • Hike up to the famous Taktsang Monastery, perched on a cliff 900m above the valley floor.
  • Marvel at the elaborate and ancient wall paintings and carvings in Dzongs and temples.
  • Traverse beautiful landscapes from lush valleys to dense forests.
  • Incorporate a Value-Added Option such as a cooking lesson or meditation session with a monk.