Bhutan Cultural Tour 9 days
Bhutan Cultural Tour leads you to most fascinating destination within the country of Thundering Dragon in Bhutan, an impressive tour of six days around last and only Himalayan Kingdom, which exists in this world, traditional known as the country of peaceful or thundering Dragon, slowly opening its doors after centuries of self-imposed remoteness and isolation from outside world of modern technology and civilizations.
This unique set of old Buddhist culture makes Bhutan an exotic country of destination to observe and to explore its past century treasure of ancient culture, religion, architecture and its simplicity as it existed for many centuries, Bhutan’s past is still its present with touch of tantric practice and Buddhism culture similar to Tibet but with a difference and its way of life.
Well Plan Treks to Bhutan Cultural Tour starts after Kathmandu enjoying the exciting tour at places of interest around Kathmandu, the city although shattered by the recent earthquake but still retains its heritage sites and monuments.
After a wonderful time in Kathmandu flight on Druk Air, Bhutan’s National Carrier, less than an hour airborne offers super views of Himalayan Mountains including Mt. Everest and on reaching Bhutan at Paro, view of Bhutan highest peak (Chomolhari) Jumolhari at 7,314meters high.
Fascinating tour around Paro for two days with the historical and cultural area includes famous Taktsang Monastery known as Tiger’s Nest, 17th centaury Ta-Dzong, and Druk Gyaldzong, from here a scenic drive to Thimphu with two nights in Bhutan capital city, the city with no traffic lights.
In Thimphu visiting memorial stupa, indigenous hospital, where traditional medicine is still practiced and the painting school including its interesting markets and places of interest, Bhutan Cultural Tour concludes with a drive to Paro for a flight back to Kathmandu or to your respective destinations and countries.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,345 m and then transfer to respective Hotels
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing tour and preparations for Bhutan.
Day 03: Fly to Paro-Bhutan via Druk Air.
Day 04: In Paro for the sightseeing tour.
Day 05: In Paro visit Druk Gyaldzong.
Day 06: Drive to Thimphu 54 k.m – 02 hrs journeys.
Day 07: Drive back to Paro on-route visit Simtokh Dzong.
Day 08: Morning drive to Paro airport for flight back to Kathmandu.
Day 09: International departure for homeward bound.