Short Bhutan Tour

Duration: 5 Days

About Short Bhutan Tour

Bhutan Tour 5 Days is a short tour curated to let you explore the best of the Kingdom of Thunder Dragon, Bhutan, in a short time. Close until the 1970s for foreign visitors, Bhutan has successfully preserved and maintained its centuries-old tradition and culture. The Bhutan Cultural Tour offers the daily lifestyle of the Bhutanese, their practices, ancient monasteries, fortresses, museums, etc. Short Bhutan Tour is the perfect package for anyone looking to enjoy and experience this remote Himalayan nation. 

Nestled on the eastern part of the Himalayas, Bhutan is a beautiful small country resided by some of the kindest humans on the Earth. Traveling to Bhutan will take you back in time, where you will not find modern technologies like skyscrapers, towering buildings, malls, huge billboards, and even traffic lights. The country is packed with medieval buildings, art, and architecture. The best thing about this country is it is plastic-free. Bhutan holds numerous surprises that will blow your mind. 

Become part of this adventurous 5 Days Bhutan Tour and experience once in a lifetime journey with us. During the tour, you will explore cities and towns like Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, etc. You will get to see stunning landscapes and excellent views of snow-capped Himalayan mountains. Along with that, this trip will present you exotic Bhutanese cuisine, unlike any other country. For further information regarding Bhutan Tour 5 Days cost or any other information, feel free to contact us anytime.

 

Itinerary

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Day 01: Fly from Kathmandu to Paro (2250 M) and drive to Thimphu (2320 M)

Take a flight to Paro from Kathmandu, enjoying stunning views of the Himalayan mountains. Upon landing at the Paro International Airport, you get welcomed by our guide and drive. After about an hour and a half long drive, you reach Thimphu. Rest of the day, you spend exploring the city and visiting the Memorial Chorten and the giant golden Buddha Dordenma. 

  • B,L&D
  • Hotel
  • Thimpu
  • 2320 M
  • 2 hours

Today, you will dive deep into Bhutan's art and architecture. The day begins with a tour around the Thimphu city. You will visit the local market, art workshops, indigenous medicine hospitals, monasteries, and museums. Later, after lunch, you drive to Punakha through dense forests, passing DochuLa Pass (3050 M). On the way, you get to see captivating views of snow-capped mountains and reach Punakha valley. Here, you will visit Punakha Dzong, an architectural masterpiece, and attend evening prayer in a nunnery.

  • B,L&D
  • Hotel
  • Punakha
  • 1250 M
  • 2-3 hours

You will wake up early and hike to Chimi Lhakhang temple, which is devoted to the Drukpa Kunley, a quirky Buddhist leader. This temple is also known as the fertility temple. Further, you drive and cross the DochuLa Pass once again to reach Paro. The drive will be scenic.

  • B,L&D
  • Hotel
  • Paro
  • 2250 M
  • 4 hours

Today, the entire day, you explore around Paro and the day begins with a thrilling hike to the iconic Paro Taktsang, also called the Tiger's Nest Monastery. It is a 17th-century temple complex. If you want you can further hike up to the vill through the off-the-beaten trail to visit a few more ancient monasteries. While returning, you stop at Bhutan's oldest temple, Kyichu Lhakhang, and end the day with a delicious farewell dinner with the team.

  • B,L&D
  • Hotel
  • Paro
  • 2250 M

This is your last morning in Paro. You fly back to your net destination today. If you want, you can join our other adventurous treks or tours as well. For more information, contact us. 

  • B&B

What’s Included

  • Airport pick up and drop.
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, hot drinks) during the tour.
  • Tour lodge (Tea House) accommodations with twin sharing basis during the tour.
  • All the staff’s salary, meals, accommodation & insurance.
  • English-speaking guide during the tour. (French-speaking guide available with an extra additional cost if needed).
  • All the necessary permits and paperwork needed for the tour.
  • Government taxes, service charges, and official expenses.
  • Private vehicle for the whole tour.
  • Flight from Kathmandu to Paro.
  • Your Travel Insurance (Compulsory). 
  • International airfare.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • Sightseeing and Monument entrance fees.
  • Tips for the guide, assistant guide, and driver (Tipping is expected).
  • Laundry, telephone, personal trekking equipment, hot shower, and battery charging during the tour.
  • Medical evacuation (In case of emergency).