Bhutan, also known as the Land of the Thunder Dragon isn’t an ordinary place. This is the part of the World where Cigarettes are illegal,chillies are taken as a dish and where the rice is red in color.
What to Expect
Nepal and Bhutan Culture Tour
Bhutan is recognized as the one of the Buddhist land of the world where most of the houses are painted by giant protective penises,where men wear tunics to work and where Gross National Happiness is given more importance than that of Gross National Products. Bhutan is also well known for Tourism. Tourists have to pay minimum of US $250 per day,which makes Bhutan one of the world’s most expensive countries to visit,but this fees includes over all visiting, you can arrange your own itinerary and don’t have to travel in groups. But Bhutan lacks Backpacker- style independent travel which happens to be specially in Nepal.
06 Nights 07 Days Nepal and Bhutan Tour Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu
Your arrival to Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Green Valley Nepal Treks airport representative well come to pick up you at Kathmandu International Airport then transfer you to hotel in Kathmandu then at evening we do office formalities. Overnight at on Standard Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing Kathmandu
Bhaktapur, Pashupatinath Temple, Buddha & Swayambhunath/Monkey Temple
DAY 03:Transfer from hotel to airport in time to connect Drunk Air KB 203 at 10:30 flight to Paro. Arrive Paro International Airport at 11:40 . During the flight, one will experience breathtaking views of Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga and other famous Himalayan peaks, including the sacred Mount Chomolhari and Jitchu Drake in Bhutan. On arrival at Paro International Airport, meet and greet. Visit the National Museum (Ta-Dzong). Once the watchtower for the Rimpung Dzong, it was converted into the National Museum in 1968. The Museum stands on a promontory overlooking the Paro valley in all its glory. Visit the Paro Rinpung Dzong. A flagstone path rises gradually from a beautiful wooden bridge with shingle roofing an abutted by two guardhouses, to the dzong. Today, the Dzong is the seat of the district administration as well as the home for the monastic school. The central tower (Utse) of the Dzong, with the superb woodwork, is one of the most beautiful in the nation. The Dzong was built in 1645 A.D and overnight in h hotel.
DAY 04:Drive Paro -Thimphu and after noon Visit the Memorial Chorten, a huge stupa built in memory of the third King who reigned from 1952 - 1972. Visit the National Library where ancient manuscripts are preserved. Visit the Painting School where traditional art is still preserved. Artists are taught to paint Thankas here (sacred Buddhist scroll). Visit the Handicrafts Emporium where one can buy Bhutanese textiles and other arts and crafts. Lunch at a local restaurant.
Day 05: Morning Visit Pangri Zampa Monastery, situated just beyond Dechencholing Palace (5kms from Thimphu). This temple was the first residence of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal when he arrived in Bhutan in 1616 A.D. It was built during the first quarter of the 16th century by Ngawang Chogyel, the great ancestor of the Shabdrung. Afternoon drive to Paro and overnight in hotel.
DAY 06:Transfer from Hotel to airport in time to connect Druk Air flight to Kathmandu.
Day 07:Transfer to Airport for your home departure or onward for next program.
- Transportation by private car or hiace as per the group size
- All necessary travel permits
- English speaking Nepali and Bhutanese guide.
- Accommodation on twin sharing room basis
- Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary.
- Meal plan:- fallboard basis (Breakfast/lunch/Dinner)
What's Not Included
- Nepal re entry visa fee
- Bhutan Visa Fee US$ 30
- Flight Ticket to Bhutan to Nepal US$450
- Client and travel insurance
- Meals in Nepal
- Personal expenses such as a drink, guide tips & etc
Know Before You Go
We need your passport copy & 2 P.P size Photograph before one week of your departure date to Bhutan.
We help you to make Bhutan Visa
In Kathmandu we will provide you twin sharing accommodation on standard hotel with breakfast.
In Bhutan we will provide you deluxe accommodation with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.