WEST BHUTAN TOUR 2019

DEPARTURE: 18 Nov 2019 -29 November 2019

Small group tour of 8 max guests

11days/10nights

Day 01 – 05 4Nights Thimphu
Day 05 – 07 2Nights Punakha
Day 07 – 11 4Nights Paro

Inclusions:-

  • 10 nights’ accommodation on twin / double share in local hotels
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the stay in Bhutan;
  • Services of accompanying English speaking guide throughout the tour;
  • Air-Conditioned Vehicle for transfers and sightseeing tours;
  • Entrance fees at all monuments mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Return Air Fare from Bangkok, Thailand to Paro, Bhutan in Economy Class;
  • Bhutan VISA Fee;
  • Assistance for all transfers;
  • All currently applicable taxes, including service tax

 

Exclusions:-

  • Expense of personal nature like laundry, and telephone/fax calls, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.
  • Any Insurance.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the above inclusions.
  • Gratuity [Tips]
  • O/N at Bangkok airport hotel one way
Join Cheryl on the is fully escorted tour as we visit West Bhutan in what has been called-

 

“The Happiest Country in the World”. 

 

Now that is a good enough reason for me to go!! 
However Bhutan offers much more than a smile. 

 

Group Size: Min 6- Max 8 guests

Depart from Australia (TG flight) with stopover in Bangkok for early connection flight to Paro next morning.

 

Day 01: Arrive Paro and drive to Thimphu (55 Kms/ 1.5 Hrs)

Morning, arrive at Paro International Airport.

 

Flight Details:                                   Druk Air, KB 153

Bangkok Departure:                        0500

Paro Arrival:                                      0700

 

Arrive at Paro and transfer to Thimphu.

Experience traditional welcome with ‘Tashi Khaddar’.

Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Thimphu. (Meals: L, D)

 

Day 2: Thimphu

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning visit National Library, Institute for Zorig Chusum and Textile & Folk Heritage Museums. Afternoon, visit to King’s Memorial Chorten and later stroll through Handicrafts Emporium, Thimphu Main Street and Local Crafts Bazaar.

Stay overnight at hotel in Thimphu. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 3: Thimphu

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning visit to Chuzom, Tschogang Lhakhang and Buddha Point.

Afternoon is at leisure.

Later visit to Trashichhoe Dzong.

Stay overnight at hotel in Thimphu. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 4: Thimphu

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning enjoy day excursion to Wangduephodrang Town.

Evening enjoy dinner with local family.

Stay overnight at hotel in Thimphu. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

 

Day 05: Thimphu to Punakha (70 Kms/ 3.5 Hrs)

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Travel by surface to Punakha, through Dochu La Pass (3,080m).

Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Punakha. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 06: Punakha

Morning, enjoy excursion to Chimi Lhakhang, the temple of Fertility.

Later visits to Punakha Dzong.

Evening explore the villages around Punakha.

Stay overnight at hotel in Punakha. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 07: Punakha to Paro (120 Kms/ 4.5 Hrs)

Breakfast is at the hotel. Later drive to Paro.

Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Paro. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 08: Paro

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Enjoy excursion to Taktshang Monastery or Tiger’s Nest (5 hours hike).

Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Paro. (Meals: B, L, D)

Day 09: Paro

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning visit to Ta Dzong and Rinpung Dzong.

Later visit to Ruins of Drukgyel Dzong and Kyichu Lhakhang.

Stay overnight at hotel in Paro. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 10: Paro

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Day is at leisure and free for independent activities.

Evening enjoy Traditional Mask Dance.

Stay overnight at hotel in Paro. (Meals: B, L, D)

 

Day 11: Paro Departure

Morning transfer to Paro International Airport for flight to Bangkok.

 

Flight Details:                                     Druk Air, KB 150

Paro Departure:                                  0800

Bangkok Arrival:                                1210

Late Flight home with Thai Airlines.

Priced From: $5350.00 pp twin share