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Trip Facts

Price:
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Best Season :
MAR-NOV
Trip Grade:
Easy
Starting From:
Paro
End Point:
Paro
Per Day Hiking:
4-6 hrs
Accomodation:
Hotel & Lodge
Transportation:
Drive/Flight

Overview

Glimpse of Bhutan Tour

Glimpse of Bhutan Tour is a fascinating journey that lets you enjoy the serenity and lust in the nature of an interesting mountainous country – Bhutan. Besides that Bhutanese culture is also a crucial part of this journey. Therefore, you can make up your mind to explore the unique and wondrous aspect of Bhutanese culture. Glimpse of Bhutan Tour is especially designed to let you experience the magnificence of Bhutanese nature and culture. Hike to the Tiger’s monastery which is located at a dramatic location. And also you can visit many other places of cultural importance. Places like Wangditse monastery, Changangkha monastery, Nunnery temple, Memorial chorten and School of Arts and Crafts.

Your journey starts with a flight from Kathmandu to Paro airport. The flight to Paro is an enchanting experience that will shower you with the beautiful views of mountains in Nepal namely Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga and Mt. Manaslu. Upon your arrival at Paro, our Bhutanese crew will assist you with the journey further. Continuing with the journey, a few hours’ drive from Paro will take you to the fascinating town of Thimpu. Thimpu is a intriguing city in Bhutan that is culturally very rich. You can visit the temples built in the medieval period, monasteries, dzongs and stupas. The Thankas are the unique piece of art that you can see around the monasteries, shops and many other places of cultural importance. A visit to the museum at Thimpu will get you some more insights on the unique Buddhist culture, tradition and history.

So, are you ready for this wonderful journey to the Himalayan terrain of Bhutan?  The lush hills, valleys, rivers, hamlets and mountains with the blend of unique Buddhist culture make Glimpse to Bhutan Tour more auspicious and spectacular!

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Itinerary Overview

Day 01: Arrive Paro
Day 02: Paro – Thimphu
Day 03: Thimphu
Day 04: Thimpu – Paro
Day 05: Depart Paro


Detail Itinerary

A flight to Paro takes you across the Himalayas to Bhutan. The flight in itself is nothing less than a mountain flight. You pass above the Himalayas admiring the magnificence of snow-capped mountains standing tall one after another. As you arrive at the airport in Paro, your guide i.e. our Bhutanese crew will pick you up and escort you to a hotel for check in. Get refreshed and rest for a while. After lunch, you will be escorted to Ta Dzong, a national museum that treasures the old paintings, armours and many other things of cultural and historical importance. After museum, you will be taken to the oldest temple of Bhutan – Kichu Lhakhang for sightseeing. Spend the night at your hotel. (Lunch and dinner included.)

We start our day with a hike to Tiger’s nest monastery. Tiger’s nest monastery is one of the most popular monastery in the town that has its own importance. According to a mythology, Guru Rinpoche has fled on a back of tigress to meditate in a cliff and it is the place where the monastery stands now. It is also popular for its dramatic location at the edge of the cliff. After exploring the monastery and its rich crafts, we descend down to Paro and head to the capital city of Bhutan – Thimpu in the evening. Overnight at a hotel in Thimpu. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.)

We spend the day sightseeing the places of cultural and historical importance. We start with a drive to Memorial Chorten which was built in the memory of third king of Bhutan. Then we head to Changangkha monastery, Nunnery temple, School of Arts and Crafts and Folk Heritage museum respectively. We further visit traditional paper factory, Tashichhodzong and a giant statue of Buddha placed on a hill that dominates the whole Thimphu city. In the evening, we can wander around the city on our own. Overnight at a hotel in Thimpu. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.)

In the morning, we hike up to Wangditse monastery. We walk on a well levelled trail for about an hour that passes amidst the pine forests. On the way, we can have a great view of Thimpu valley from north. If lucky, we can also encounter Takins, national animal of Bhutan that is rare and found only in the Himalayan regions. Exploring the art, architecture and beauty in the monastery, we descend down to Thimphu and drive to Paro for the evening. Enjoy the butter tea or locally made wine called – Ara as a speciality of Bhutan. Overnight at a hotel in Paro. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.)

Today is the final day of our tour. Your guide will escort you the airport before your scheduled flight for your journey ahead. (Breakfast included)


Service Includes

  • Our package is inclusive of all ground transport which includes airport transfers as well.
  • You will be assisted in acquiring visa to Bhutan.
  • Accommodation in itinerary refers to three star hotel wherever available.
  • Accomodation at tented camp and guesthouses where hotels are not available.
  • The package includes full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the tour
  • All the permit fees during the tour
  • An experienced local guide.
  • Other government taxes and tourist service charges if any.
  • First aid kit

Service Excludes

Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.

  • Meals which are not specified in the itinerary
  • International flights (flight from your place to Nepal)
  • Accommodation at a three star hotel in Kathmandu
  • Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee
  • Snacks, soft drinks and water during the trek.
  • Hot showers during the trek.
  • Your personal expenses for shopping, internet, telephone expenses, laundry and other recreational expenditure.
  • Personal trekking equipment if any.
  • Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility. (Tip is subject to your judgment. Offering tip is not a compulsion)
  • Travel insurance

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