ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 Day 1: Arrival in Paro to Thimphu    Day 2: Thimphu sightseeing  
 Day 3: Thimphu to Punakha    Day 4: Punakha halt  
 Day 5: Punakha to Phobjikha    Day 6: Phobjikha to Wangdue  
 Day 7: Wangdue to Paro    Day 8: Paro sightseeing  
 Day 9: Departure      

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TOUR

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE BHUTAN CYCLING TOUR

This feature Bhutan ‘Bicycle Tour’ offers a fascinating adventure for cycling enthusiasts. Bhutan offers a great diversity of landscapes to ride through, including wide valleys, forests and challenging high mountain passes. This tour also visits significant historical and sacred sites throughout the western valleys of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and the central areas of Trongsa and Bumthang.

  •  Cycle through mixed forests, pasturelands and valleys dotted with villages rich in culture.
  • Ride down mountains with exhilarating drops of thousands of metres.
  • Challenge yourself with surmounting high passes of over 3000 metres.
  • Spend 3 days trekking the area around the beautiful Phobjikha Valley,
  • Explore Bhutan’s central valleys, rich with ancient historical and sacred Buddhist sites.
  • Discover some of the most sacred Buddhist monasteries and temples in the Himalaya.
  • Experience Bhutan’s unique culture up-close with farmhouse visits and village excursions.
  • Drive over high mountain passes affording sensational views of the Himalayan peaks.
  • 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.