Location:
Bhutan
Duration:
11 Days
Price:
$ INR 45000pp
Destinations:
Paro -Thimpu - Punakha - Wangdiphodrang - Gangtey- Tongsa - Bumthang- Bumthang -Thimphu-Paro(10 N / 11D)
Themes:
Adventure Tours, Family Holidays, Family Group Tour, Honeymoon Tour Packages,

Itinerary/Tour Details

B​hutan is a small ​beautiful ​landlocked country​ surrounded by China in south and India in North. Bhutan is regarded as happiest country in the world, as per King reason for happiness in Bhutan does not depend on economic possessions but their Buddhist values teaching which encourage people be happy with what they have and not to think much about what they don't have. Bhutan is a Buddhist country on the eastern edge of Himalayas, ​it ​is also famous for its ancient monasteries, historic fortresses (or dzongs) and magnificent landscapes that range from plains to steep mountains and valleys. This tour is most​popular​ among traveller who are coming Bhutan by flight and which provides one of the best scenic flight landing of the world.​ ​This Complete Bhutan tour package is perfectly suited for tourist who are looking to cover all top most tourist attraction of Bhutan in details. This Bhutan family holiday package from India offers tour of Paro with Tiger's Nest Monastery, Capital city Thimphu sightseeing tour , Punakha sightseeing tour​ with ​Dochu La pass, Gangtey village stay with Wangdue Phodrang with Phobjikha valley tour, historical Tongsa Dzong tour in Tongsa and stunning Bumthang valley tour. This tour package is best for nature lover and Best time to visit Bhutan is during Summer and Winters. Book this famous Bhutan tour and travel package from India full with exciting daily tours and architectural wonders from tour operator for Bhutan or Leading Travel agent for Bhutan holidays. Get best deals for Bhutan family tour package from Ghum India Ghum.

Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 01:- Welcome to Bhutan and Paro sightseeing tour

During your flight journey, you will experience stunning views of Mt Everest, Kanchenjunga and other important Himalayan peaks such as sacred Chomolhari and Mount Jichu Drake in Bhutan. On arrival at Paro international airport, Post completion of immigration formalities, Meet and greet Ghum India Ghum local representative, Don't forget to click pics of Paro valley during your flight landing in Paro, you will see iconic Paro Dzong on the hillside overlooking Paro Chu (river) with Ta Dzong. Later drive to exciting destination Paro, Paro which is most famous tourist destination in Bhutan and most of the tourist get surprise by the beauty of Paro, On arrival in Paro check-in to your pre-booked hotel, relax for few hours and later go for places to visit in Paro, starts with visiting National Museum of Bhutan which is Located right above Rinpung Dzong in Paro, the National Museum of Bhutan is a place that showcases rich culture and traditions of Bhutan, it was built in 1968 and the museum stands inside the historicTa-dzong building compound. Next stop is Rinpung Dzong which was built in 1646 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal who was first temporal and spiritual ruler of Bhutan, the Dzong houses the main monastic body of Paro, It is also the office of the Dzongda (district administrative head) and Thrimpon or judge of Paro district. The way to the Dzong is through a traditional covered bridge called Nemi Zam. Nya Mey Zam Bridge “The Bridge with No Fish ” it is the bridge that connects town of Paro to Dzong. Post things to do in Paro or top places to visit in Bhutan , stay overnight in Paro.

Day 02:- Paro to Tiger Nest trekk to Paro
This morning after mouthwatering breakfast at hotel, go for most exciting and famous full day Tiger Nest trek tour, Paro. Our driver will drop you to parking lot from there you have to hike up 4.5 kms each way to reach Tiger Nest Monastery or Paro Taktsang Monastery in Paro is animportant sacred Buddhist site in Himalaya, this beautiful temple complex is situated at 3120 meters above the sea level in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley, This temple complex around Tiger nest scared cave where Guru Padmasambhava is believed to meditated for four months in the 8th century was first built in 1692 by Gyalse Tenzin Rabgye, It is believed than Guru Padmasambhava bring Buddhism in Bhutan from India and popular festival Tsechu is celebrated in the Paro valley during March or April in honor of Padmasambhava. Tiger Nest is not only cultural icon of Bhutan but it is also the major landmark for Bhutan on internet. Post trekking tour of Tiger's Next Paro, go for short tour of Kyichu Lhakhang is sacred ancient buddhist temple in Paro built in 7th century by the famous Tibetan Emperor Sanogsten Gampo. After best itinerary for Bhutan tour or tour of top places to see in Bhutan or Tour of top tourist attraction in Bhutan. Return back to your Paro hotel for overnight stay.

Day 03:- Paro to Thimphu (2hrs drive)
Morning  after tasty breakfast at hotel, checkout from hotel and Later proceed to your next destination Thimphu Capital city of Bhutan. On the way stop at Chojum for photo ops which is meeting point two major rivers of Bhutan river Thimphu Chu and River Paro Chu. On arrival in Thimphu, Check-in to hotel and Rest of day is free to roam around Thimphu. You may go for visiting Tashi Chhoe Dzong or the Fortress of the Glorious Region is another ‘must visit’ site in Paro. Located on the west bank of Wang Chhu river, Trashi Chhoe Dzong is iconic coronation site of the fifth King. The Dzong also hosts the annual Tsechu festival. Built in 1641 by the religious and political unifier of Bhutan, Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, it was reconstructed in 1960s in traditional Bhutanese manner, without nails or architectural plans. Post things to do in Thimphu stay Overnight in Thimphu hotel.

Day 04:- Thimphu city tour Sightseeing
Post delicious breakfast, get ready for exciting Thimphu sightseeing tour or places to visit in Thimphu starts with visiting The National Memorial Chorten or Thimpu Chorten is a site for evening prayer, The Chorten or stupa was built in the memories of the 3rd king , continuously circumambulated by people, murmuring mantras and spinning their prayer wheels. Construction of this landmark building was the idea of Bhutan’s 3rd king and his Majesty Jigme Dorji Wangchuk (“the father of modern Bhutan”) who has wished to erect monument to world peace and prosperity. Its construction was completed in 1974 after his untimely death, it serves both as a memorial of the Late King and as a monument to peace. Next stop is Sakyamuni Buddha which is quiet popular landmark of Thimphu, Situated the top of Kuensel Phodrang hill sits the statue of Sakyamuni Buddha. This 51.5 meters long Buddh statue made of bronze is top most tourist attraction of Thimphu and it is also a view point which provides breathtaking panoramic view of the Thimphu city and Thimphu valley would leave you spellbound. The site is also commonly called as Buddha View Point in Thimphu. Next sightseeing point on your tour is Changangkha Lhakhang monasteries in Thimphu is one of the most important religious structures in Thimphu apart from several Buddhist monasteries and temples in Thimphu. The structure of this building dates back to the 15th century and is one of the oldest building in the region. This sacred ancient structure is dedicated to Avalokiteshvara which stands for the sign of compassion. You will also enjoy the ultimate view of Thimphu valley from here. Next stop on your Bhutan tour package is Takin Zoo this zoo is home to the National animal of Bhutan “Takin”. Takin is endangered species of the World which is only available or found in Bhutan and it is well protected here . Last stop on your Thimphu city tour is The National Library Thimpu which has a fabulous collection of Buddhist manuscripts which are priceless. It also houses the largest published book in the world which is about 130 pounds in weight and 5X7 feet in dimension. Overnight in Thimphu

Day 05:- Thimphu to Punakha and Punakha sightseeing tour (85kms​/​ 2.5hrs)
After yummy breakfast at hotel, Check out and Drive next exciting destination Punakha, Bhutan. Punakha is 2 hrs drive from Thimphu, On the way stop at Dochula view point at Dochu La pass is which is around 3100 m high, it offers tourist their first glimpse of the Eastern Himalayan range. From the pass the road curls its way down into the relative lowlands Valley of the Punakha. On arrival in Punakha check-in to hotel and later go for places to visit in Punakha or things to do in Punakha, starts with Chimi Lhakhang which is Locates at the top of a hillock in the heart of Punakha, the Chimi Lhakhang is a monument site dedicated to Lama Drukpa Kuenley. Also locally famous as the Divine Madman because it is believe that Lama Drukpa Kuenley is said to made use of songs, humour and his outrageous behaviors to preach his teachings, Then Visit Chimi Lhathang which is a temple and local people believed it is temple of Fertility, Bhutanese people belief that couples who don't have children get blessed by Lama Drukpa Kuenley if they visit the temple and pray for a child. To reach this place visit or have to go to rural trail through a paddy field takes visitors to the temple from the road. After crossing the paddy field there is a tiny stream from where Chimi Lhakhang is a just a short climb away. then visit Punakha Dzong also commonly known as the “the palace of great happiness located at the junction of the Pho Chhu (father) and Mo Chhu (mother) rivers in between the Punakha and Wangdue valley. The city’s dzong is one of the most attractive of all Bhutan’s ancient fortresses The Dzong is joined to the mainland by an arched wooden bridge, and contains many precious relics from the days when continuous kings reined the kingdom from this valley., At last don't forget to cross Suspension Bridge to Visit the hidden treasure of Punakha Valley, one of the longest suspension bridge over River Mo. Post things to do in Punakha or Things to do in Bhutan. Stay Overnight stay in Punakha

Day 06:- Punakha- Wangdue Phodrang - Gangtey village stay (PHOBJIKHA)
morning post luscious breakfast at hotel, drive to Gangtey via Wangdue Phodrang. Visit historical Wangdi Phodrang Dzong constructed in 1638 by Ngawang Namgyal and a local village houses offering good insight into Bhutan's local culture and tradition. Later proceed ahead through dense forests and Oak, Rhododendron trees, to reaching at Gangtey. On arrival check-in to homestay later go for a evening  stroll around Gangtey village and visit Gangtey Gompa or Gangtey Monastery the only Nyingmapa monastery in the Kingdom and important Monastery for  Nyingmapa school of Buddhism. Stay overnight in Gangtey.

Day 07:- Gangtey to Trongsa (80kms/ 2hrs)
This Morning post delightful breakfast and go for exploring Phobjikha valley which is huge U-shaped glacial valley in located in central Bhutan and it homes to famous Black Necked Crane which migrates here every year from central Asiatic Plateau to escape harsh winter over there. Post things to to in Phobjikha Valley, return to guest house and post lunch proceed to next destination Trongsa which is capital town of Trongsa District, Trongsa means New Village in local Dzongkha language. On the way cross Pele La pass situated at 3423m above the sea level in the Wangdue Phodrang District of Central Bhutan and it is one of the highest mountain roads of the Bhutan. On arrival in Trongsa check-in to hotel and evening free to explore local market of Trongsa where so can try some local dishes. Stay overnight in Trongsa hotel.

Day 08:- Trongsa local and Trongsa to Bumthang (80kms/​3hrs​)
Morning post heavenly breakfast at hotel, check out from hotel and go for Trangsa tour or things to do in Trangsa and sightseeing tour of Trangsa by visiting Tongsa Dzong which built in such a way that it overlook the Mangde River, Historical Trongsa Dzong is the largest dzong or fortress in Bhutan. First temple was built here in 1543 by the Drukpa lama, In 1647 construction of first Dzong took place here by great-grandson Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal of Drukpa lama, Dzong was enlarged and renovated several times during the 18th century by many rulers of Wangchuck dynasty before they became emperors or rulers of Bhutan in 1907. Also visit iconic Ta Dzong which is the watch tower built to defend this Dzong. After lunch and top places to visit in Trongsa, proceed next destination Bumthang which is regarded as the religious heartland of the nation. On arrival check-in to pre-booked hotel or home stay, evening free for relaxing. Overnight stay in Bumthang.

Day 09:- Bumthang valley sightseeing tour
This morning tasteful breakfast at hotel, go for tour of top attraction of Bumthang or Places to visit in Bumthang. Group of Ura, Chumey, Tang and Choekhor these four beautiful mountain valley together referred as Bumthang valley in Bhutan. Bumthang is home to many important sacred Buddhist Monasteries and temples, Starts your tour by visiting Tamshing Lhakhang called as treasure house due to collection of interesting religious  Buddhist paintings, then visit Jakar Dzong which is the administrative centre of the valley, later visit Kurje Lhakhang which is one of the oldest and sacred temple of Bumthang,  then visit Jambey Lhakhang according to experts this historical and sacred temple was built by the Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo in 659 A.D. Post things to do in Bumthang, Evening free to visit to markets. Overnight at the hotel of lodge in Bumthang.

Day 10:- Bumthang to Paro (275kms/8hrs)
Morning after savory breakfast check out and proceed to Paro which is most famous tourist destination of Bhutan and it is heart of Bhutan is surrounded by the fertile rice fields and serene Paro River (Pa Chu) which flows down the valley. En-route stop for Lunch at one of the famous restaurant in Tongsa town. Later en-route at Wangdue Phodrang take a tea / coffee break and then proceed to Paro. On arrival in Paro, check-in to the pre-booked hotel. after long journey relax at the hotel and sty overnight at Paro.

Day 11:- Paro departure
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Includes

  •  Comprehensive Package for 10Nights/ 11Days in Deluxe Room
  • Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
  • Bed Tea / Evening Tea.
  • Indian / America Breakfast.
  • All travel & sightseeing in private air conditioned  Car.
  • Free Use of All Recreational Facilities available at Hotels
  • Transportation by Private car for the entire tour .
  • All sightseeing and excursions as per the itinerary

Excludes

  • GST
  • Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
  • Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
  • Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
  • Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
  • All Items Of Personal Nature.
  • Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
  • Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
  •  Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..

Accommodation

On Request