Bhutan: A Living Shangrila

Cultural & Theme Tours, Traveler pickup is offeredPortsParo International airport , Phuntsholing to null

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Bhutan: A living Shangrila is an indulging itinerary offering experiences ranging from cultural sightseeing, spiritual mystery to adventure and nature. This carefully crafted itinerary offers a holistic experience of Bhutan despite the shorter tour duration. Highlights of the tour includes cultural sightseeing in three of the major western districts, nature hike to Phajodhing with a night camping. If luck favors, the star gazing experience at night during clear sky from Phajodhing is priceless. The highlight also includes visits to some of the prominent landmarks and sacred spiritual sites including a visit to the all-time famous Tiger's Nest monastery or Taktsang as it is known locally.
ItineraryDay 1: ThimphuStop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu DistrictArrive in Bhutan and acclimatize with light sightseeing in ThimphuDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: All meals included • Lunch: All Meals Included • Dinner: All Meals includedAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 2: PunakhaStop At: Punakha Dzong, Punakha, Punakha DistrictDrive from Thimphu to Punakha with stop at Dochula pass and Chimi Lhakhang templeDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 3: ThimphuStop At: Punakha Dzong, Punakha, Punakha DistrictPunakha SightseeingDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 4: ThimphuStop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu DistrictThimphu Sightseeing Duration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 5: PhajodhingStop At: Phajoding Monastery, Thimphu DistrictHike to Phajodhing and camping at night if you wish. Possibility of star gazing at night if the sky is clear and morning view of Himalayas is breathtaking Duration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan or camping facilityDay 6: ThimphuStop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu DistrictReturn to Thimphu from Phajodhing and have a relaxed eveningDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 7: ParoStop At: Paro River, Paro, Paro DistrictTravel from Thimphu to Paro and sightseeing at Paro valleyDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of BhutanDay 8: Tiger's Nest (Paro Taktsang)Stop At: Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest), Paro, Paro DistrictHike to all time famous Paro Taktsang monastery also known as Tiger's NestDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan

What’s included

  • 8x Breakfast
  • 8x Dinner
  • 8x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 8 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten)
  • Entry/Admission - Punakha Dzong
  • Entry/Admission - Punakha Dzong
  • Entry/Admission - Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten)
  • Entry/Admission - Phajoding Monastery
  • Entry/Admission - Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten)
  • Entry/Admission - Paro River
  • Entry/Admission - Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest)

What’s not included

  • drinks/tipping/shopping

Itinerary

Day 1: Thimphu Stop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu District Arrive in Bhutan and acclimatize with light sightseeing in Thimphu Duration: 1 day Meals included: • Breakfast: All meals included • Lunch: All Meals Included • Dinner: All Meals included Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 2: Punakha Stop At: Punakha Dzong, Punakha, Punakha District Drive from Thimphu to Punakha with stop at Dochula pass and Chimi Lhakhang temple Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 3: Thimphu Stop At: Punakha Dzong, Punakha, Punakha District Punakha Sightseeing Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 4: Thimphu Stop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu District Thimphu Sightseeing Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 5: Phajodhing Stop At: Phajoding Monastery, Thimphu District Hike to Phajodhing and camping at night if you wish. Possibility of star gazing at night if the sky is clear and morning view of Himalayas is breathtaking Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan or camping facility
Day 6: Thimphu Stop At: Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), Thimphu, Thimphu District Return to Thimphu from Phajodhing and have a relaxed evening Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 7: Paro Stop At: Paro River, Paro, Paro District Travel from Thimphu to Paro and sightseeing at Paro valley Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
Day 8: Tiger's Nest (Paro Taktsang) Stop At: Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest), Paro, Paro District Hike to all time famous Paro Taktsang monastery also known as Tiger's Nest Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Tourist hotels that are classified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan
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