Bhutan Cultural Tour 9 Days

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Bhutan, land of thunder dragon lies in the Himalayas in between India and Tibet. It is the Himalayan kingdom country situated east of Nepal. Many Buddhist are habituated here from ancient so it is also known as the Kingdom of ancient Buddhist. Associated with ancient tradition, arts which are isolated since centuries, Bhutan is rich in its unique culture and amazing natural beauties. Before people were not allowed to visit there until 1974 when government allowed foreigners to visit since then, so that they can generate earnings through foreign exchange, popularize their unique Kingdom’s culture, tradition and arts all over the world and utilize their earning in their socio economic areas. Exploring the sites like monasteries, ancient Tibetan style temples, pilgrimage site, feudal forts and knowing their unique festivals makes the visitor feel as if they are travelling into medieval life in past. Bhutan is the only place in the world where Shangri La exists.

Bhutan Cultural Tour helps you to experience Bhutan’s major cultural attraction that includes natural grandeurs, history and adventures. It is the best cultural tour one can ever have and best tour in south Asia. One will be pleased by fresh air and warm hospitality of the people living there. Bhutan has countless monuments such as museums, Chortens, temples, nunneries, important pilgrimage sites in Punakha, Paro, Gangtey, Thimpu and Phobjikha, Some major highlights of this tour are: Gangtey Monastery, view Black Mountain, Memorial Chorten, Zoo, Tiger’s Nest Monastery, Rinpung Dzong, Drugyal Dzong, Kichu Lakhang and Punakha Dzong.

Great Vision Trek offers you the best tour packages and takes necessary care of all the requirements so that you can enjoy and have best tour without worrying about anything. We take care of all the required permits, transportation, fooding-loding and all.

Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu City Tour
  • Day 03: Arrival day in Paro
  • Day 04: Drive to Thimpu. (2350m) 54km, 2 hours
  • Day 05: Explore Thimpu
  • Day 06: Trek from Thimpu to Punakha. (1250m) 76 km, 3 hrs
  • Day 07: Hike Punakha to Gangtey and back to Punakha. (2900m)Punakha: 85Km,3-4 hrs
  • Day 08: Drive back to Paro. (130km) 4 hrs
  • Day 09: Departure day

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

When you land Kathmandu in Tribhuvan Internation aiport, you will be welcomed by a representative from Great Vision Trek. First we complete your Visa and other custom formalities; you will be transferred to the hotel organized by Great Vision along with your luggage. You then check in and take rest. After that visit our office and make the settlement of due/rest of amount the hanging around. You stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Kathmandu city tour

Today, we tour to heritage sites at Kathmandu. We start a guide tour from your hotel to four heritage site in Kathmandu which is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. First we visit to Pashupatinath Temple situated in Gausala and banks of Bagmati River where Aryaghat, famous funeral site for Hindus lies. After sightseeing, we visit to Boudhanatha, the Buddhists shrine which is one of the largest stupa in the world. Boudhhanath is one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimages that include over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries and popular tourist destination. Tour leads to Kathmandu Durbar Square also known as Basantapur holds the medieval king’s palaces who had ruled over Kathmandu Kingdom once. Our last tour will be Swayambhu (the self-existent) which is one of the famous touristic areas where we find large number of monkey population. After sightseeing, we go back to you hotel and you can take rest and prepare for trekking.

Day 03: Arrival day in Paro

After you arrive at Paro (2250m), our guide will take you to the hotel booked for you; there you can get refreshment and rest. This day you can explore the Paro area and prepare for the tour.

Day 04: Drive to Thimpu. (2350m) 54km, 2 hours

. Destination set for today is Thimphu so we drive for 2 hours from Paro to reach Thimphu (2320m). Overnight at Thimphu and have dinner.

Day 05: Explore Thimpu

After breakfast at the hotel, the complete day will be spent exploring the capital of bhutan, Thimpu. daily tour of Thimpu starts with a visit to the King’s memorial chorten additionally called the foremost visible religious landmark in Bhutan (dedicated to the third King of Bhutan), and continues with alternative attractions of the capital that embody the radio tower, zoo, the convent Temple, the National Library, the Institute of ancient medicine, the Textile museum, the Handicraft department store, the traditional Paper industrial plant and also the Tashichho Dzong. The lunch is going to be served in between while the evening are going to be spent strolling on the streets of Thimpu. Overnight in an exceedingly Hotel in Thimpu.

Day 06: Drive from Thimpu to Punakha. (1250m) 76 km, 3 hrs

Destination set for today is Punakha (1250m) which takes 3 hours drive from Thimphu. After breakfast, we will have a scenic ride on a coiled narrow street. During the trip, we will experience Himalayan views, forest of Rhododendron, rice fields and rivers. After we reach Punakha, we go to the hotel and rest.

Day 07: Hike Punakha to Gangtey and back to Punakha. (2900m)Punakha: 85Km,3-4 hrs

Destination set for today is Gangtey, a 17th century old monastery situated in Wangdue Phodrang district. During the trip, we come across forest of rhododendron and oak, black naked cranes and villages. After exploring the area, we head back to Punakha and return to the same hotel and stay overnight.

Day 08: Drive back to Paro. (130km) 4 hrs

After breakfast, we drive back to Paro via Dochula Pass, experiencing Chimi Lakhang, a fertility temple and drive continues till Paro. After reaching paro, we stay in a Hotel and have dinner.

Day 09: Departure day

After breakfast, we head towards the Paro airport and depart to Kathmandu. After arrival, we get back to the Hotel and rest.

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  • All aiport pick up/ drove and transfer to the hotel
  • Kathmandu 2 nights accommodataion with breakfast
  • Kathmandu city tour
  • All meals- Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Government approved A category hotels on twin sharing basis
  • Land transportation with comfortable vehicle
  • An experienced English speaking guide and other staff if required
  • Monument entrance fees and museum entrance fees
  • Visa and all government taxes.
  • Meals in Kathmandu except breakfast
  • Entrance fees for Kathmandu sightseeing 
  • Airfare (to Paro and return)
  • Personal nature expenses ( personal equipments, phone calls, internet, laundry, hard drinks etc)
  • Insurance (Trip cancellation, medical and rescue evacuation)
  • Tips
Difficulty Normal Trip Lenght 9 days Group Size 1 to 25 People
Best Month Sep-Oct-Nov/Mar-Apr-May/Jun-Jul-Aug Transportation Sharing base private transportations and flight tickets Accomodation Hotels and Tea houses
Style Hotel and Tea House Max Elevation 3000 Meal Three meals- Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Trip Routes Kathmandu-Paro-Thimpu- Punakha- Gangtey
All Departures 100% Guranteed. If you are booked, you are going.