5 Days Bhutan Tour Package

Trip Facts

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Duration:5 days
accommodation: Hotel/ Resorts
Best Season: Autumn/ Spring
Grade: Adventure / Moderate
Activity: Sightseeing Tour
Transportation: Flight/ Private Vehicle
Treks Type: Sightseeing Tour

Trip Overview

Embark on a mesmerizing 5-day adventure across Bhutan's scenic wonders! Your journey kicks off in the lively capital, Thimphu, where you'll be captivated by its historic forts and intricate religious sites. Next, discover the tranquility of Punakha Dzong, beautifully nestled at the meeting point of two rivers. Immerse yourself in Bhutan's rich culture by engaging with locals and savoring local brews in the evening.

The highlight awaits on day four, with an exhilarating trek to the iconic Tiger's Nest Monastery perched on a cliff. Enjoy breathtaking views and connect with locals, embracing Bhutanese traditions. As your 5-day expedition concludes, depart with cherished memories and a deeper appreciation for Bhutan's cultural legacy. This journey promises an unforgettable tapestry woven with natural beauty, architectural marvels, and warm Bhutanese hospitality.

Outline Itinerary

DayDay Acitivity
Day 01: Paro to Thimphu - Welcome to Bhutan!
Day 02: Thimphu to Punakha - Discovering Ancient Wonders
Day 03: Punakha to Paro - Exploring Mystical Beauty
Day 04: Trek to Tiger's Nest - Spiritual Adventure
Day 05: Final Departure / Back To Your Home

Detail Itinerary

Get ready for an exciting start as you fly into Bhutan on Druk Air, the national carrier, treating you to stunning views. Feel the cool, clean air as you step onto Bhutanese soil. After a smooth customs process, our friendly representatives will warmly welcome you, followed by a brief from your tour guide. Your journey begins from Paro to Thimphu, the lively heart of the nation.

Thimphu, at 2400 meters elevation, beautifully combines tradition and modernity. It's a hub of government, religion, and commerce, showcasing a unique blend of ancient customs and modern advancements. Home to the Royal Family and a diverse community, Thimphu unfolds its charm through temples, dzongs, museums, and serene parks. Engage with local artists, both traditional and contemporary, as you explore this vibrant city.

AccomodationOver night at Star Hotel
MealsBreakfast Lunch Dinner
On day two, your adventure continues from Thimphu to Punakha, a scenic three-hour drive unveiling Bhutan's diverse landscapes. Crossing the Dochula Pass at 3,150 meters, soak in the breathtaking 360-degree views of the Himalayas. Marvel at the 108 chortens, a symbol of victory and liberation. Arriving in Punakha, the former capital, you'll be enchanted by its lush valleys and the serene aquamarine river leading to the historic Punakha Dzong. This impressive fortress, the second built in Bhutan, narrates the nation's rich history. Your journey also includes stops at Druk Wangyal Chorten, representing resilience, and Chhimi Lhakhang, the Fertility Temple, sharing tales of the Divine Madman.
AccomodationHotel
MealsBreakfast Lunch Dinner
On day three, your journey unfolds from Punakha to Paro, navigating through enchanting landscapes connecting ancient monasteries and temples. Paro Valley, surrounded by sacred sites and the majestic Mount Chomolhari, welcomes you with its natural and spiritual allure. Discover the historic Paro Dzong, known as the 'fortress of a heap of jewels,' built in 1646, gracefully overlooking the town. Climb up to the National Museum, Ta Dzong, formerly a watchtower, now housing a fascinating collection of Bhutanese art, relics, and cultural treasures. Step into the past at Kyichu Lhakhang, Bhutan's oldest temple, and soak in the serene atmosphere of Paro's spiritual sites.
AccomodationHotel
MealsBreakfast Lunch Dinner
Get ready for an unforgettable day with a trek to Bhutan's iconic Tiger's Nest Monastery, also known as Taktsang Monastery. Perched dramatically on a cliff, it's a symbol of Bhutan's spiritual devotion. The uphill climb, rising over two thousand feet, takes you to where Guru Rinpoche meditated and emerged in eight forms. Tiger's Nest exudes spiritual bliss, captivating those on a spiritual journey and those marveling at its architectural wonder. The legend of Guru Rinpoche's flight on a tigress comes to life, showcasing Bhutan's spiritual heritage. During your trek, indulge in the tranquil tradition of a Hot Stone Bath, a local remedy famed for soothing joints and invoking relaxation. This optional experience allows you to connect with Bhutan's ancient wellness practices. As your Bhutan journey unfolds, each day reveals layers of culture, spirituality, and natural beauty, leaving you with cherished memories and a deep connection to the land of the thunder dragon.
AccomodationHotel
MealsBreakfast Lunch Dinner
After a satisfying breakfast, your guide or our dedicated representative will accompany you to the Paro airport, ensuring a seamless departure in line with your flight schedule. Safe travels, and we hope to welcome you back to Bhutan soon!
MealsBreakfast Lunch Dinner

Cost Include

  •  Airport drop and pick-up at Kathmandu Airport
  •  Flight Kathmandu – Paro - Kathmandu
  •  Tea/Coffee with snacks
  •  Knowledgeable English Speaking guide
  •  Comfortable private car/coach with driver
  •  Museums/entry fees
  •  Advance E-Visa & Visa fees $40
  •  Bottled mineral water
  •  All taxes & Govt. Royalty

Cost Exclude

  •  Bar bills like hard drinks, juices etc
  •  Laundry bills
  •  Tipping for guide & driver
  •  Riding Ponies
  •  Any personal expenses

Faqs

Our package includes accommodation, transportation, guided tours to key attractions, entry fees, and some meals. Please check the detailed itinerary for a comprehensive list.

You can easily book the tour package through our website or by contacting our customer service. We'll guide you through the booking process and provide all necessary details.

Flights are not included in the standard package, but we can assist you in arranging them separately. Please inquire about flight options and details.

Yes, we offer some flexibility for customization based on your preferences. Contact our team to discuss specific changes or additions to the itinerary.

Accommodations are typically comfortable hotels with modern amenities. If you have specific preferences or requirements, let us know during the booking process.

Bhutan is known for its safety and hospitality. The country values its visitors, and crime rates are low. Follow general travel guidelines, and you'll have a secure and enjoyable experience.

Bhutan has a dress code, especially when visiting religious sites. Modest clothing covering shoulders and knees is recommended. Comfortable footwear for tours is also advisable.

The ideal time is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) when the weather is pleasant. However, Bhutan can be visited year-round, each season offering a unique experience.

The trek to Tiger's Nest involves uphill climbing. While it's moderately challenging, it's doable for most fitness levels. Take it at your own pace, and consider your fitness before attempting.

Our cancellation policy is outlined in the terms and conditions provided during the booking process. Be sure to review this information before confirming your reservation. Feel free to contact our team if you have any additional questions or specific concerns. We look forward to providing you with an amazing and memorable Bhutan tour experience!