Central Bhutan Cultural Tour takes us to some of the most popular central part of Bhutan. On this Bhutan Sightseeing tour we will be visiting Thimpu, Gangtey , Bumthang Paro which are all part of central Bhutan.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL PARO – THIMPHU
Arrival at PARO Airport you will be received by our representative and Paro Chu (Chu means river) and Thimphu Chu. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 02: THIMPHU – SIGHTSEEING
Full day sightseeing in Thimphu valley and towards evening scroll in town. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 03: THIMPHU – GANGTEY
Early breakfast and drive to Gangtey with a pause at Do-chula pass (10,000ft) and continue drive through the forest of magnolia and rhododendrons to Punakha for lunch. After lunch visit Punakha Dzong and continue drive to Gangtey. Overnight in lodge.
DAY 04: GANGTEY – BUMTHANG
Drive around the beautiful valley of Gangtey to Bumthang with a pause at Tongsa for lunch. During this journey one can have a good view of high Himalayan ranges from Pelela pass (3300m) with a drive through the dense forest of Magnolia & rhododendron trees. Overnight in lodge.
DAY 05: BUMTHANG – SIGHTSEEING
A full day sightseeing in Bumthang valley with a visit of Jampa Lhakhang, Kurje Lhakhang, Tamshing Monastery, Konchosum Lhakhang and Lamae Gompa. Late afternoon, a stroll around Bumthang town and visit the Swiss cheese factory. Overnight in tourist lodge.
DAY 06: BUMTHANG -THIMPHU
Today the drive to Thimphu takes about 7-8hrs with the certain stops on the way for photographs. Stop at Chendibji Chorten to have picnic lunch. Continue drive to Thimphu. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 07: THIMPHU – PARO
In the morning drive to Paro for Paro Valley sightseeing with a visit to Drugyel Dzong the ruined fortress which was once defended the valley from Tibetan invasion. One can get a view of Mount Chomolhari on the clear day (24,000ft) from here. Drive back, on the way visit Satsam Chorten and get clear view of Taktsang Monastery. Afternoon drive to visit National Museum and Rinpung Dzong. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 08: PARO – DEPARTURE At an appointed time, transfer to airport for flight to onward destination.
Cost per person per night
Our most competitive price: US$ 190.00 Per Person share on twin sharing
Visa Fee of US$ 20.00 per person (payable at the airport).
Tourism Development Fee of US$ 10.00 per person.
Extra: KTM -PARO – KTM US$ 380.00 Per Person
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