Mystic Bhutan Tour
5 days trip to tiny land-locked kingdom to explore the beauty of nature, culture and historical monuments. Good food, private escorted trip to see the Himalayan nation starts from Kathmandu. Your flight lands in Paro airport and the same day you will take to Thimphu the capital city of Bhutan. After a day excursion in Thimphu, another day we will drive back to Paro for major sightseeing trip. The major activities in this trip is Taktsang Lhakhang excursion tour which also known as “Tiger Nest”. This is the Buddhist sacred site located in the Cliffside of the upper Paro valley. As per the history it is built in 1692, people believed that where Guru Padmasambhava is said to have meditated for three years, three months, three weeks, three days and three hours in the 8th century.
Hope you will enjoy this Mystic Bhutan tour in the 5 days Bhutan trip from Kathmandu to Kathmandu.
Mystic Bhutan tour itinerary
Day 01: Fly to Paro airport, upon arrival there meet our official tour operation representative and drive to Thimphu (65km-2 hrs) capital city of Bhutan, transfer to hotel, be refresh, brief about tour program and overnight at hotel.
Day 02: In Thimphu, after breakfast meet the tour guide at hotel and join full day guided sightseeing tour. Morning first visit the Zeleukha Nunnery, National Library and Memorial Chorten of the Late King Jigme Dorjee Wangchuk in the heart of Thimpu town and The Tashichhodzong, 'The fortress of the auspicious Religion. Afternoon lunch break and sightseeing visit downtown and the Handicraft Development Corporation which displays all kinds of traditional handicraft products of Bhutan and overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive Thimphu to Paro (65km-2hrs), After breakfast drive to Paro until lunch hour explore around. Drive through the Paro valley to see the Drukgyel Dzong/kyichu Lhakhang. On a clear day one can see the Majestic Chomolhari Mountain or better knows as 'The Mountain of Goddess (7314m). Also visit the National Museum located in the TA Dzong, which displays a rich collection of fine arts and weapons and overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Paro to Taktsang Lhakhang excursion tour. After breakfast meet the guide drive to Sartsham Chorten and then 2 hour of horse riding uphill will take you to the Taktsang cafeteria. After refreshment, commence a short trek to the viewpoint to witness a fascinating eye-level view of the famous Taktsang Lhakhang also known as the tiger's nest. PM: After lunch a slow downhill trek to Sartsham Chorten and then drive to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 05: After breakfast get ready your luggage packed and drive to airport to catch the flight for departure from Paro airport.
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Mystic Bhutan tour trip highlights
Trip Duration: 4 nights / 5 days
Mode of Tour: Fly to Bhutan from Kathmandu and overland tour in Bhutan
Tour Grade: Easy Tour in Bhutan
Trip starts: Kathmandu - Fly to Bhutan
Trip ends: From Paro fly out
Group size: Minimum 2 person
Transportation: Comfortabel tour vehicle depends on group size
Best of the Trip: Visiting most highlighted places in Thimphu to Paro & Taktsang Lhakhang excursion (Tiger Nest).
Bhutan tour Cost: Please contact us for cost details
Bhutan Tour Cost Includes
- Twin sharing accommodation in the best available (hotel or tourist cottage)
- Full board service during the tour (3 meals per day)
- Transportation for airport pick up-drop and tour destination transfer
- Sightseeing as per itinerary with English speaking Guide
- All entrance fees and permits as per tour program
Bhutan Tour Cost Excludes
- Kathmandu -Paro -Kathmandu air fare
- Bhutan Visa fee
- Nepal re-entry visa fee, Travel
- Costs extra-in case of flight cancellation, bad weather forecast, road blockage and extra days stay except package
- Insurance and expenses of personal nature
- Tips & gratuity for guide, driver and staffs