ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 

 DAY 01: ARRIVE PARO – THIMPHU    DAY 02: THIMPHU (ATTEND THIMPHU TSECHU)  
 DAY 03: THIMPHU (ATTEND THIMPHU TSECHU)    DAY 04: THIMPHU – PUNAKHA  
 DAY 05: PUNAKHA    DAY 06: PUNAKHA – TRONGSA  
 DAY 07: TRONGSA – BUMTHANG    DAY 08: BUMTHANG (ATTEND TANGBI MANI)  
 DAY 09: BUMTHANG    DAY 10: BUMTHANG – PHOBJIKA VALLEY  
 DAY 11: PHOBJIKA VALLEY – THIMPHU    DAY 12: THIMPHU – PARO  
 DAY 13: PARO    DAY 14: DEPART PARO  

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TOUR

 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE BHUTAN PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

Bhutan provides a stunning array of photographic opportunities, pristine landscapes, sacred and ancient sites, colourful festivals and a fascinating people. This ‘Ultimate Bhutan Photography Tour’ visits the many cultural and wilderness highlights of the western valleys of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and the central areas of Trongsa and Bumthang.

 Photograph the colourful rituals and dances of the spectacular Thimphu Tsechu.

  • Experience the intimate Tangbi Mani Festival located near Bhutan’s spiritual heartland, Bumthang.
  • 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.
  • Encounter 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.