ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 

 Day 1: Arrival in Paro.    Day 2: Traditional Marriage Ceremony.  
 Day 3: Thimphu Sightseeing.    Day 4: Thimphu to Punakha  
 Day 5: Punakha to Paro    Day 6: Visit to Tiger Nest  
 Day 7: Departure.      

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TOUR

 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TRADITIONAL BHUTANESE WEDDING TOUR

A traditional Bhutanese wedding includes a number of religious rites performed by Buddhist monks and lamas as well as a range of optional elaborate local features such as fertility blessing and masked dances. It can also include western elements such as ring exchange. This Feature Tour also visits significant historical and sacred sites throughout the western valleys of Paro, Thimphu and Punakha.

  • Visit a rural village to enjoy traditional Losar food, singing, dancing.
  • Experience traditional Losar games dha (archery), khuru (darts) and degoer (flat stone throwing).
  • Discover some of the most sacred Buddhist monasteries and temples in the Himalaya.
  • Explore 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.