Bhutan cultural tour is a great circuit for the person who likes to see the Bhutanese culture, society, beautiful mountain scenery and lowland rain forests. You can click on the main image of Bhutan during this tour. Bhutan cultural tour begins in Paro, we spend a night and visit a few places highlighted in Paro on two days before driving in the capital Thimpu. You have quite a lot to see and do around Thimphu, our guide will take you round tour with a visit to the market, museum, the monastery and temples.
Bhutan cultural tour continues with the conduct of the ancient capital of Punakha and Gangtey, Trongsa, Bumthang, Wangdue and Ura. We'll see and explore monasteries, ancient fortresses (dzongs), temples and traditional houses of Bhutan, with time to stroll through the fascinating markets. Cultural Tour Bhutan has made all the value with the drive through the scenic landscapes of spectacular mountain ranges, green valleys and pine and cedar.
We cross the pass Dochola, which offers panoramic views of the Himalayas, and also cross the Black Mountains, which divide east and west Bhutan. Back to Paro, we visit the beautiful monastery of Taktsang (Tiger's Nest), found above the valley floor, clinging perilously to the cliff.
We Travel Unique Path tried to include a fascinating journey into the tour Bhutan Culture which takes you into the mysterious kingdom of Bhutan, which is often referred to as the "living museum".
Rupakot Holidays provides the best packages of Bhutan Tour from Nepal with all necessary guides and support.
Itinerary for Bhutan Tour from Nepal
Day 1: Arrival in Paro Bhutan.
Day 2: Paro city tour.
Day 3: Paro to Thimpu Tours.
Day 4: Punakha Tours.
Day 5: Punakha – Wangdiphodrang Tours.
Day 6: Paro Tours.
Day 7: Depart from Paro.
Day 8: Arrival at Kathmandu.
Day 1: Arrival in Paro Bhutan.
The tranquil kingdom of Bhutan is one of the world's most enthralling travel destinations. The trip offers an intimate view of Bhutan's cultural and religious life. In the evening when you arrive at Paro International Airport, you will be met by our representative and escorted to the hotel, which is booked for us in advance. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 02: Paro City Tours
On the 2nd day of the tour we will get up early in the morning and after breakfast, first of all, we will venture around the Farmhouses in Paro. You will surely be amazed by the architectural pattern of these farmhouses. Here we will experience the simple lifestyle of the farmers.
Witness the women wearing Kira (an ankle length dress made of the rectangular piece of cloth) and the men wearing gho (a kind of wrap around, coat-like knee-length dress). Afterward, we will visit Ta – Dzong, which is the most dominating dzong in the kingdom. Here we get a glimpse of the magnificent work of the traditional Bhutanese architecture. It was re-established as the National Museum and holds the fascinating collection of art, relics and religious paintings.
After admiring the architecture work at the Ta Dzong we will leave for Drukgyel Dzong, a ruined fortress that holds the great historical significance. From here we will witness the commanding view of Mount Chomolhari, below the Dzong. Thereafter we will take a picnic lunch alongside the Pa Chu river. After lunch, we will indulge ourselves in Bird Watching.
Will spot the numerous species of birds in this area. We will also discover the minute species of birds through our binoculars. After birding, we will take the thrills of white water rafting in the Paro River. Thereafter we will stroll the rice fields on the opposite side of the river. Now we move towards the hotel for the overnight stay. You would be served with delicious dishes. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 03: Paro to Thimpu Tours
You would again board our luxury bus, after breakfast and leave for Thimpu. It takes around 2 hrs to reach Thimpu and you would love to stroll to winding roads of Pa Chu (Paro River). On way, we would pay a visit to Semtokha Dzong ( fort) edifice in 1629 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel (The man who unified Bhutan) Semtokha. This now houses a language and cultural schools where scholars of all the ages study Dzongkha (National Language). Your lunch would be laid out in one of the best restaurants of Thimpu. If you want you can try out Bhutan delicacies. We would like to remind you of Bhutanese like Spicy food.Try out Emta dashi, one of the best delicacies of Bhutan. Overnight stay in the resort. You would again. n board our luxury bu, after breakfast and leave for Thimpu.
It takes around 2 hrs to reach Thimpu and you would love to stroll to winding roads of Pa Chu (Paro River). On way, we would pay a visit to Semtokha Dzong ( fort) edifice in 1629 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel (The man who unified Bhutan) Semtokha. This now houses a language and cultural schools where scholars of all the ages study Dzongkha (National Language). Your lunch would be laid out in one of the best restaurants of Thimpu. If you want you can try out Bhutan delicacies. We would like to remind you of Bhutanese like Spicy food. Try out Emta dashi, one of the best delicacies of Bhutan. Overnight stay in the resort
Day 04: Punakha Tours
After breakfast on the 4th day of the tour, we will take a three-hour winding mountain drive from Thimphu to Punakha. On the way to Punakha, we will search for the blue poppy and snow leopards on the route. We will also converse with the monks and lamas and discover the herd of the yaks. The route provides a magnificent variety of flowers and birds to entertain you. By the time we will reach Punakha Dzong the most amazing attraction in Bhutan. It was built in 1637 by the first Shabdrung. After exploring the Punakha Dzong we will picnic in the banks of the Mo Chu river. Hot lunch will be served to us at this particular destination. After picnic lunch, we will hike across the footbridge through the terraces of rice, chillies and other vegetation. We will take the nature walk in and around the fields. After that, we will explore the Palaces of the royal family in this area. At night we get back to the hotel in Punakha for the night stay.
Day 5 Punakha – Wangdiphodrang Tours
In the morning of the 5th day, we will visit Wangdiphodrang, which is like the enlarged village with few shops. Here we will learn about the culture and tradition of the Bhutanese people. We will experience the daily life of the local folk. In the afternoon we will have typically Bhutanese lunch with the villagers. Halt, Than we will shop for the handicrafts items especially the bamboo work and stone carvings popular in this area. Spend overnight in the hotel.
Day 06: Paro Tours.
The 6th day is another exciting day of the tour. We will again drive back to Paro on this day. In the morning we will hike up to the Taktsang Monastery, also known as the Tigers Nest. It will approximately take three hours to reach there. On the way savour the feeling of a cool and quiet atmosphere. Experience the rich flora and fauna of this region. As soon as we reach there we will enjoy the stunning views of the Monastery. A hike up to the Taktsang Monastery is exhaustive as well as thrilling too. It is the place of pilgrimage for the local people. After that, we will have tea and snacks break in the cafeteria there. Then we will again drive back to the road point to explore the other attractions of Paro. After finishing the adventurous journey of Taktsang Monastery, Druk Choeding is the next destination that we will visit.
This town temple was built by the Ngawang Chhogyel, one of the prince-abbots of Ralung in Tibet and an ancestor of the Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. Thereafter we will take lunch in the local restaurant. In the evening we will make a visit to the Kila Goemba. It is the serene home of the Buddhist nuns. Enjoy the magnificent view of the mountains. We will spot the black-necked cranes found in this area. Vast greenery spread in this area not only mesmerizes you but enthrals you completely. After the whole day of sightseeing, we will get back to the hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 07 Depart From Paro.
The 7th day is the last day of the tours in Bhutan. After breakfast, our Driver will drop you to the Paro International Airport for your journey to Kathmandu.
Day 08: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Suggest to get Visa at own country to avoid long queue at the airport
One Nepal local sim card will be provided as a Complimentary to the group leader for communication during your stay
Set of warm clothes
Last minute change in the program - charges apply accordingly.
The sequence of itinerary is subject to change due to local condition.
Airfare is subject to change unless the booking is confirmed.
Trip Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Trip Style: Sightseeing City tour/Cultural tour
Accommodations: Twin Sharing Basis
Transportation: Private Transfer
Activities: 3N KTM / 1N NGK / 2N Thimpu / 1N Paro
Starts & Ends: Kathmandu
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