ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 

 DAY 01: ARRIVE PARO, PARO – THIMPHU    DAY 02: THIMPHU  
 DAY 03: THIMPHU – PUNAKHA    DAY 04: PUNAKHA  
 DAY 05: PUNAKHA – PARO    DAY 06: PARO  
 DAY 07: PARO    DAY 08: DEPART PARO  

 

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.