The Highlights of Bhutan

Roof of the Dzong, Paro
Roof of the Dzong, Paro
  • Tour Information
  • Guide Price

    Prices from £2,895 per person based on a shared room for departures in May.

  • What´s Included
    • Return international flights
    • 11 nights' accommodation
    • Breakfast daily, 7 lunches & 7 dinners
    • Road transfers and tours on a private basis
    • Private English speaking guide
  • Departure Information

    Daily departures between September and June.

    Flight options available:
    • UK regional departures
    • Cabin upgrades
    • Alternative carriers

Experience the highlights of Bhutan on this tour which also includes time in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley. The week-long adventure in Bhutan starts in the capital Thimpu, home to the country's most important Dzong along with the royal palace and a number of fine museums. From Thimphu drive over the Dochu La Pass to the beautiful Punakha Valley, famous for its terraced rice fields and Palace of Great Happiness built in 1637. You will have time to explore Paro, a charming riverside town spread along a scenic valley, and have the opportunity to climb up to the majestic Tiger's Nest Monastery. The trip finishes with a relaxing stay in the village of Nagarkot, perched on a ridge overlooking the Kathmandu Valley.

 

  • Day
  • Itinerary
  • 1
  • London - Kathmandu: via Doha with Qatar Airways.
  • 2
  • Kathmandu: transfer to your hotel for a 2 night stay.
  • 3
  • Kathmandu: guided tour of Kathmandu.
  • 4
  • Kathmandu - Thimphu: fly to Paro. Transfer to Thimphu with sightseeing en route.
  • 5
  • Thimphu: guided sightseeing in and around Thimphu.
  • 6
  • Thimphu - Punakha: private road journey to Punakha with sightseeing.
  • 7
  • Punakha: guided tour of Punakha.
  • 8
  • Punakha - Paro: morning hike in Punakha. Transfer to Paro for a 3 night stay.
  • 9
  • Paro: guided tour of Paro and surrounds.
  • 10
  • Paro: morning’s climb to Tiger’s Nest Monastery. Optional afternoon activities.
  • 11
  • Paro - Nagarkot: fly to Kathmandu. Transfer to Nagarkot for a 2 night stay.
  • 12
  • Nagarkot: day at leisure.
  • 13
  • Kathmandu - London Heathrow: via Doha with Qatar Airways.
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