A beautiful amalgamation of adventure and excitement awaits you during this 5-day trip to the peaks of Bhutan. Bhutan's culture, traditions, scenic surroundings, magnificent monuments and warm-hearted people act as a magnet to attract tourists from near and far. Visit its beautiful Tibetan-style National Memorial Chorten and Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park that is known for its world-famous 169-feet tall Shakyamuni Buddha statue. Visit the valley town of Paro and hike to Paro Taktsang, a sacred Buddhist site perched on a hill and surrounded by a breathtaking view. This tour to the mountains of Bhutan presents you with a wonderful rejuvenation time.
What is included in the tour
- Driver's allowance, Road tax and Fuel charges
- Meet & greet at arrival
- Pick and Drop at time of arrival/departure
- Sightseeing by private car
- Parking and Toll tax
What is NOT included in the tour
- 5% GST
- Alcoholic / Non- Alcoholic beverages
- Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
- All personal expenses
- Travel insurance
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 1 - Arrival
Arrive at Paro International Airport and Drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan.You can visit the Traditional Arts, Crafts Museum and the National Library of Bhutan.
Day 2 - Thimphu City Tour
Today proceed on a sightseeing tour of the capital city. Visit the National Memorial Chorten, Thimphu Dzong, Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park, Tango Monastery, Arts and Crafts School & the Folk Heritage Museum along with the National Library and the Paper Making Factory. Overnight in Thimphu.
Day 3 - Excursion to Paro
After a hearty breakfast, proceed to Paro. A 2-hour ride, here you get to see the auspicious Kyichu Lhakhang, which is a sacred monument that was built in 659 A.D by the Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo. Also, headover to Paro Dzong, that's also known as the Rinpung Dzong. It is an extravagant monastery and now functions as the local administrative center and as a school for monks. Overnight in Paro.
Day 4 - Tiger's Nest Trek
Today we will hike till the Tigers Nest Monastery. Located on a cliff about 900 meters above the Paro Valley, this trek shall take 2 hours. Admire the serene beauty around and get lost in the mesmeric milieu. The climb to the viewpoint will take around 1 and a half hours, and from there one can admire the fantastic view of the monastery that's hinged at the side of the cliff. Halt for refreshment at the View Point Cafeteria and then resume your walk further up to the monastery, that'll take another hour.
Day 5 - Departure
This day marks the culmination of the trip. Get transferred to the port of your departure.