Cultural Trip of Bhutan, 5 Nights 6 Days Fly in/out

5 Nights 6 Days
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Cultural Trip of Bhutan, 5 Nights 6 Days Fly-in/out is a short but wide-ranging trip all the way through Bhutan we discover the major things of this historically and culturally rich kingdom. This 5 nights Bhutan trip is the best selling tour package that covers the best of Bhutan. While spending time in Paro, we visit the National Museum and Taktsang Monastery; also known as Tiger’s nest;  it is one of the must-visit places during your 5 nights 6 days Bhutan tour, fly in fly out, explore the tourist attractions of the capital of Thimphu and drive across the Dochu -La Pass to discover the stunning Punakha Dzong and visit the remote Gangtey Valley – renowned as one of the last wintering grounds of the rare and elegant black-necked cranes. On this 5 nights 6 days Bhutan tour, fly in fly out, you will have a glimpse of a magical world where past and present merge, where traditions live and where the spiritual and substance are ordinary and inseparable aspects of every facet of life.

Major Things To Do on Cultural Trip of Bhutan, 5 Nights 6 Days

  • Hike To Tiger’s Nest Temple (Taktsang Monastery) – 2.5 hours of Hiking – 3180 Meters
  • Tashicho Dzong (Thimphu Monastery) – “fortress of the glorious region”
  • Punakha Dzong – Situated between two rivers in Punakha
  • Buddha Point in Thimphu
  • Visit Gangtey and Phobjikha Valley

HimalayanWindows puts its every effort in making your one of the best selling tour package of 5 nights 6 days Bhutan tour, fly in fly out smooth and pleasant by keeping all the possible attractions including best of Bhutan and providing quality of services.

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Start from: Paro, Bhutan
  • Trip Ends in: Paro, Bhutan
  • Activities: Hiking

Trip Itineraries

  • Day 1: Arrival at Paro International airport and transfer to Thimphu (2300m) – 2 hrs. drive

    You will be picked up by our representative upon your arrival at Paro airport. If time permits, you will visit the possible sights on the way from Paro to Thimphu.

    Overnight at the hotel in Thimphu

  • Day 2: Thimphu sightseeing & Late afternoon transfer to Punakha (1250m.) | 3-4 hrs.

    There are a good many things to see in the capital which has a very relaxed, laid-back feel about it. Thimpu is relatively small having a population of approximately 80,000 people and the streets are wide and tree-lined. You will almost certainly visit the Late King’s Memorial Chorten, the National Library, Drubthob Nunnery, Folk Heritage Museum, the handmade paper factory, the school of arts and crafts where young students learn the traditional arts and crafts (Zo Rig Chusum – the thirteen crafts), Gold and the Silver Smiths workshop, Zangtopelri Lhakhang, and the Handicraft Emporium and the local handicraft centers to see the weavers at work and also varieties of textiles, Thangkha paintings, masks, jewelry, etc

    Late afternoon you will drive to Punakha  (the former capital of Bhutan), with a stop en route for tea at Dochu La (3,100 meters), where on a clear day you can get spectacular views of the Himalayas.

  • Day 3: Excursion to Gangtey (2890m.) & Wangdiphodrang (1460m.) | 6-7 hrs.

    After breakfast visit Punakha Dzong, which is noteworthy both for being one of the most beautiful dzongs in Bhutan and also for having been built by the first Shabdrung in 1636.

    After visit Punakha drive to Gangety (Phobjikha) Is one of the few glacial valleys in Bhutan and chosen home for Black Neck Cranes Which migrates from the central Asiatic Plateau to escape its harsh winters. Explore Phobjikha valley and also visit Gangtey Monastery the only Nyingmapa monastery in Bhutan.  Evening you will return to Wangdiphodrang for overnight stay.

  • Day 4: Drive from Wangdiphodrang to Paro (2260m.) | 4-5 hrs

    Today we drive along the winding mountain road to Paro. Afternoon, a tour of Bhutan’s national museum, a fascinating place housed in an old watchtower above the huge Paro Dzong (monastery/fortress). The museum holds a fantastic collection of Bhutanese national treasures ranging from ancient armor to textiles and thangka paintings. Then, we drive to the head of the valley and visit Drukgyel Dzong built in a location that was chosen for its control over the route to Tibet. A spectacular view of Mount. Jumolhari (23,996ft /7314m) can be visibly seen from here. Visit Rinpung Dzong and a typical Bhutanese farmhouse.

  • Day 5: Paro, hike to Taksang (Tiger’s Nest Monastery) | 5 hours (back and forth)

    After breakfast hike to Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) Monastery, which is Bhutan’s most famous monastery. It is perched on the edge of a steep cliff, about 900 meters above the Paro Valley. The hike to reach the viewpoint of the monastery makes for a nice half-day excursion. After lunch, you can visit other important sites which you could not complete in previous days.

  • Day 6: Paro - Departure 

    After early breakfast in the hotel, drive to the airport to connect flight for onward destination

includes

  • Private transportation.
  • All necessary travel permits
  • English speaking local guide.
  • Accommodation on single/twin room basis.
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Meal plan: Full Board Basis

excludes

  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Additional cost due to natural calamity and unforeseen circumstance
  • Personal expenses such as drink, guide tips & etc.

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