Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour -10 Days helps explore major highlights of the country. Bhutan is a small landlocked country and one can discover its major attractions in 10 Day long trip of Bhutan. We have put our efforts into keeping all the scenery and landmarks of the country as a Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour - 10 Days of Bhutan. This 10 days long trip of Bhutan stretches up to Bumthang to explore the wonderful Bumtang village and dzongs. During this 10 Day long trip of Bhutan’s cities and villages, we include the tour of well-known landmarks like Dzong and Temples in order to make visitors fully contented. This Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour -10 Day concludes with a hike to the Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s nest). This is one of the most popular culturally highlighted tour plans in Bhutan in which you will travel the most popular towns with beautiful architectural…
Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour -10 Days helps explore major highlights of the country. Bhutan is a small landlocked country and one can discover its major attractions in 10 Day long trip of Bhutan. We have put our efforts into keeping all the scenery and landmarks of the country as a Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour – 10 Days of Bhutan. This 10 days long trip of Bhutan stretches up to Bumthang to explore the wonderful Bumtang village and dzongs.
During this 10 Day long trip of Bhutan’s cities and villages, we include the tour of well-known landmarks like Dzong and Temples in order to make visitors fully contented. This Cultural Highlight Bhutan Tour -10 Day concludes with a hike to the Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s nest).
This is one of the most popular culturally highlighted tour plans in Bhutan in which you will travel the most popular towns with beautiful architectural houses, temples, Dzongs, monasteries and etc.
HimalayanWindows puts its every effort in making your journey smooth and pleasant by keeping all the possible attractions and providing quality of services throughout this 10 Day long trip of Bhutan.
Our airport representative receives you upon arrival at Paro Airport (7,000ft) and takes a drive through the valley of Paro to the hotel. As you having leisure time we take a walk around the town of Paro
Drive to the Drugyel Dzong. This Dzong is of historical importance, from whose ramparts the Bhutanese repelled Tibetan invaders. On a clear day, one can view the sacred Mount Chhomolari, Mountain of Goddess. After lunch visit Ta Dzong, the National Museum housed in an ancient watchtower, which has a fine collection of ancient Thangka painting, textiles, weapons, and artifacts. Walk to the traditional wooden bridge.
Drive to Ramthongkha and then hike to viewpoint of Taktshang, the Tiger’s Nest. The monastery, unfortunately, got burnt in 1998 but it has recently been reconstructed.
Drive through the beautiful valleys of Paro and Thimphu to the capital of Bhutan – Thimphu. Visit the Zangthopelri Lhakhang, the School of Thangka Painting and the Tashi Nincha folk studio where the traditional folk and mask dance are learned and practiced. Afternoon, visit the Zelukha Nunnery, the TashiChho Dzong, and the Handicraft Emporium.
We drive you to visit the Memorial Chorten early in the morning and see also some gold and silversmiths at work. After lunch drive to Punakha through Dochula Pass. Visit Punakha town and visit the Punakha Dzong if the monastic body has shifted to Thimphu for the summer. Drive to Wangdue town.
You will Visit Wangdue town. They provide you time to have lunch and drive to Trongsa over the Pelela Pass (3,400 m) in the Black Mountain ranges, which separates the western region from the other regions Bhutan.
Visit the outside premises of Trongsa Dzong one of the largest Dzongs in the country. Visit also the Ta Dzong to Watch Tower and stroll through the small Trongsa town. After lunch, drive to Bumthang Valley.
Drive to Ura – this is one of the four valleys of Bumthang. explore the beautiful valley. Visit Ura Lhakhang and drive through the picturesque valley of Bumthang to see Kurje Lhakhang, Tamshing Lhakhang, and Kuenshusum Lhakhang.
Drive to Thimphu. You will visit Rukhubji village. Overnight in Thimphu.
Drive to Paro airport for your final departure.
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Payment: 30% of the total tour cost is required as an advance deposit to confirm the tour with HimalayanWindows (HW). The remaining balance can be paid 3 days before the departure date. Payment can be made through Wire Transfer or Credit Card. We process your credit card payment securely and no extra fee is charged.
Cancellation: For cancellation more than 30 days before the Tour Start Date, No Cancellation fee is charged. For cancellation from 29 calendar days up to and including 4 calendar days before the Tour Start Date, a charge of 30% of the total invoice amount is charged. For a cancellation occurring within 3 days of the date of travel or No Show shall be charged 100% of the total invoice amount. Learn more about Terms and Conditions.
Accommodation: Accommodation is in twin rooms in cities unless a special request is made for a single supplement with an additional fee. Accommodation is in twin or dormitory at lodges on the trek, especially in a peak season, it is difficult to find single/twin rooms in the mountains. Our main focus is to provide clean and safe rooms to our valued guests.
Meals: Basically, every package we offer includes breakfast; lunch, and dinner are provided based on the cost we offer on the tour. In Bhutan, every package is on a full board plan that includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. During the trek, we provide all meals where you will need to pay extra for drinking water and snacks.
Nepal Visa: Every traveler from any country who wanted to visit Nepal needs to obtain a Nepal Visa. A Nepal Tourist Visa can be obtained on arrival and some countries need a visa before traveling to Nepal. Make sure your passport is valid at least 6 months from the Tour Start Date. Make sure to obtain a multi-entries Nepal Visa if you are planning cross-country tours.
Bhutan Visa Clearance: Every traveler from any country who wanted to visit Bhutan needs to obtain a Bhutan Visa Clearance before the travel to Bhutan. We obtain your Bhutan visa; you need to send your color scanned clear passport copy. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the Tour Start Date. Before flying to Bhutan, a Visa Clearance will be sent to you from your tour operator, you have to print the clearance paper and show it at the Druk Air/Bhutan Airlines counter during the Check-in. The original visa would be stamped into your passport upon arrival at the Paro airport. Learn more about Bhutan travel info.
Tibet Group Visa (TGV): Every traveler from any country who wanted to visit Tibet from Nepal needs to obtain a Tibet Group Visa (TGV) in Kathmandu through the help of a tour operator. Make sure to land in Kathmandu 3-4 working days before the travel date t process for TGV. If you are traveling from China, no TGV is required, a Chinese Visa & Permit are needed, though. Learn more about the Tibet entry procedure.
Nepal & Bhutan: Nepal and Bhutan share the climate from high mountains to the low land sub-tropical plains and jungles. Both countries have similar weather and are ideal to visit at the same time of the year. March to April (spring) & October to December (autumn and early winter) are the best time to visit as the air is clean and fresh with sunny skies. January and February are colder and June, July, and August (summer) are monsoon seasons.
Tibet: The best time to visit Tibet is from April to October as the weather is warmer, fresh, and sunny skies. November to March are usually very cold, but still possible to visit if the route is not blocked by the snow, especially in the regions like Namtso, Everest Base Camp, Mount Kailash, etc.
HimalayanWindows advises bringing proper Travel Insurance to all the travelers who are interested in traveling in the Himalayas. Travel Insurance is a policy that helps cover medical problems, emergency evacuation, theft, loss of belongings, last-hour tour/ticket cancellation, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Bhutan tour Where is Bhutan? Bhutan is a small, landlocked country situated in the eastern Himalayas between China and India. Its landscape ranges from Subtropical plains and forests in the south to subalpine forests and the snowy Himalayas in the North. Bhutan is a principally Buddhist country and it is recognized as the last stronghold of Mahayana Buddhism. Do I need to use a tour… Read More »