Bhutan Cultural Tour
“Bhutan Cultural Tour – A Remarkable Journey of Dragon Kingdom”
- Explore the land of the Thunder Dragon on this multi-day excursion
- Discover the natural wonders and historic monuments of Bhutan
- Experience an authentic culture and meet the locals
- Visit the famous cities and landmarks of Bhutan
- Get blessed at the oldest Buddhist heritage temple
Bhutan Cultural Tour is the most remarkable travel package to explore major cities of Bhutan. The country is also considered as the dragon thunder kingdom. Awesome Nepal Treks has knitted the most updated and reasonable travel package. Relish the cultural wonders and architectural masterpiece of Bhutan.
The package of Bhutan Cultural Tour comprises of famous places of Bhutan like Paro, Thimpu, Punakha and Chelela Pass. These places hold special traditions of Bhutan as well as showcase the unique architecture of the country.
Travellers get entry to Bhutan via air through Paro International Airport. This is the only international airport of Bhutan. After you have landed in Paro about 2 hours of drive will take you to Thimpu. Explore the marketplace and city centre in the evening.
The city tour will begin the next day. Travellers will explore the places like Tashicho Dzong, Lakhang Monastery, National Memorial Chorten, Takin Wildlife Reserve and Folk as well as crafts museum. These places are the first highlights in your Bhutan Cultural Tour. Places are unique in terms of architecture and significance. Moreover, these places are located in the most beautiful setting. The scenery of the landscape is awesome.
The country’s every place can become the photographer’s paradise.
After Thimpu another iconic touristic destination included in Bhutan Cultural Tour is Punakha. This place is absolute beauty amalgamated by the natural beauty and architectural grandeur. We will visit the Punakha Dzong and Chimi Lakhang Monastery. If time permits we can do the white water rafting in Mo Chhu River.
Travellers then head to the most interesting city of Bhutan the Paro. The city has been the identity symbol of Bhutan. On the way to Punakha from Paro travellers will have to cross the highest highway pass of Bhutan the Chelela Pass. From the top of the pass, one can relish the view of Bhutan’s sacred and top mountain the Jumolhari. The panoramic view of mountains and green lush hills will definitely make your trip memorable.
The hiking to Tiger’s Nest is legendary. The monastery is at the hill placed 900 m vertically from the ground level. This is probably the most astounding monastery in the world. This place will undoubtedly remain as your most cherished portion of Bhutan Cultural Tour.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing
Day 03: Arrival at Paro International Airport Bhutan; Drive to Thimpu
Day 04: Sightseeing around Thimpu; Drive to Punakha
Day 05: Sightseeing around Punakha; Drive to Paro
Day 06: Sightseeing around Punakha; Drive to Paro
Day 07: Paro Sightseeing; Tiger’s Nest Monastery Hiking
Day 08: Morning drives to Paro airport and fly to Kathmandu.
Day 09: International departure
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
At Kathmandu Tribhuvan international airport received by Awesome Nepal Treks staff for transfer to respective hotels, after refreshment our guide will brief regarding hotel, Kathmandu and Bhutan Cultural Tour with welcome dinner in a nice typical Nepalese restaurant with culture programs.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
After breakfast our city guide will take you on a full day tour around Kathmandu at places of interest, as Kathmandu valley is steeped in ancient history and culture, full of world heritage sites and monuments. Exploration day in Kathmandu and preparation for the upcoming trip to Bhutan
Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Paro International Airport Bhutan; Drive to Thimpu
Upon arrival at Paro International Airport our Bhutan Representative will receive you. We will head to Thimpu which is about 1 hour and 45 minutes of drive. On the way you will be amazed to see the terraced farmlands and villages of Bhutan. After checking in at the hotel you are free to explore around the city center. We will take a walk in the Clock Tower Square and local markets as well.
Day 4: Sightseeing around Thimpu; Drive to Punakha
After breakfast we will start our sightseeing tour of Thimpu. We will visit the Tashicho Dzong, Lakhang Monastery, National Memorial Chorten, Takin Wildlife Reserve and Folk as well as crafts museum. These places are unique and offer lots of information regarding Bhutan’s culture, traditions and architecture. In evening we will take a private vehicle to Punakha. The drive will be for about 2 hours. On the way, check out the various scenery of mountains, hills and villages.
Day 5: Sightseeing around Punakha; Drive to Paro
On this day we will visit the various places like palace, Punakha Dzong Monastery, Chhimi Lakhang Monastery and surroundings. We can do short rafting at Mo Chhu River as well. For this you have to let us know before the trip. We will then head to Paro. On the way to Paro we will stop at the top of Chelela Pass for the picturesque view of mountains. This is the highest mountain pass with road in Bhutan.
Day 6: Paro Sightseeing; Tiger’s Nest Monastery Hiking
This is the last day of tour in Bhutan. We will hike for about an hour from the foothill to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery. The monastery is spectacular and provides the awesome vista of landscape and green lush forests. Stroll around the marketplace of Paro in the evening
Day 07: Morning drive to Paro airport and fly to Kathmandu.
Morning depart hotel with short drive to Paro airport for flight back to Kathmandu or to other connecting flights like Delhi. If you're flying back to Kathmandu, you'll be received by our staffs and transferred to the hotel.
Day 08: International departure.
Your last day in amazing Nepal. As per international flight time, our staff will transfer you to international airport for your flight back home or to next port of call, after a great Bhutan Cultural trekking adventure with Awesome Nepal Treks.
- Breakfast in Kathmandu
- Full meals during visit in Bhutan
- All land transportation
- Flight Kathmandu-Paro-Kathmandu
- Licensed, experienced and English speaking guide and his expenses
- Cultural program if available
- All entrance fees
- Visa fees
- Travel Insurance
- Excess baggage charges
- All personal expenses
- Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule