Glimpses of Bhutan Tours (#65 )

About this package

Glimpse of Bhutan trip is the exploring tour for bhutan It has been famous for its pristine environment and rich biodiversity. Buddhism is entrenched in every aspect of Bhutanese life. During this trip we will goes through punakha, Wangdiphodrang, Tongsa, Jambay Lhakhang, Tamshing Lhakhang, Drukgyel Dzong enjoy with the culture, rituals.This trip provides maximum satisfaction to the visitors within a short span of time.

Day 1

Fly Kathmandu to Paro & transfer to Thimphu, Evening visit Thimphu market. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 2

Full day sightseeing of Memorial Chorten, Tashichho Dzong, National Library, painting School, Traditional Medicine institute, handicrafts Emporium. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 3

Drive Thimphu to Punakha across Do Chula pass, visit to Punakha Dzong & the town. Overnight at Punakha.

Day 4

Drive from Punakha to Gangtey via Wangdiphodrang, on the way visit Wangdi Dzong and its town and Evening visit Gangtey gompa Monastery. Overnight Gangtey.

Day 5

Drive to Tongsa, visit Tongsa Dzong, Ta Dzong (watchtower) & Local market. Overnight at Tongsa.

Day 6

Drive from Tongsa to Bumthang, And explore fascinating valley of Bumthang. Overnight at Bumthang.

Day 7

Full day Sightseeing of jakar Dzong, Kurje Monastery, Jambay Lhakhang and Tamshing Lhakhang. Overnight at Bumthang.

Day 8

Drive Bumthang to Punakha on the way visit village houses. Overnight at Punakha.

Day 9

Drive Punakha to Paro, on the way visit Simtokha Dzong, afternoon at Paro, Sightseeing of Ta Dzong (National Museum), Rinpung Dzong and Paro Town. Overnight at Paro.

Day 10

Visit to Kyichu Lhakhang, Drukgyel Dzong and excursion to Taktsang Monastery or to Kila Goemba. Overnight at Paro.

Day 11

Transfer from hotel to airport for onward destination.

Health

There are no specific health requirements for entry into Nepal or Bhutan. However, you should consult your doctor for up-to-date information regarding vaccinations, high altitude medication and medications for any reasonably foreseeable illnesses whilst traveling in Nepal and Bhutan.

Be aware that some drugs, including anti-malarials, have side effects at altitude. Please discuss this carefully with your doctor.

Please be aware that medical facilities are not of the same standard you might expect at home. We strongly recommend that you carry a personal First Aid kit as well as sufficient quantities of any personal medical requirements (including a spare pair of glasses).

Weather

In the months of October, November, December, January and February, mornings and evenings will be cold. You will have to being in warm clothes (thick overcoats not necessary). While the months of February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September the days are warmer. June, July and August will be little wet and some rain gear would be necessary.

Due to wide range of temperature and climatic conditions, it is advisable to bring appropriate clothing.

Sunglasses/spare glasses or contact lenses, pair of casual shoes, trekking boot if you choose bhutan treks, washing kit, shaving kit, towel, hat, umbrella, camera, film and accessories, maps, insect repellent, hand cream, small sewing kit & safety pins, torch or flash light with spare batteries, mirror, sun screen cream, lip salve or soluble aspirin, antiseptic cream, preparation for the relief of sunburn. You may not be tuned to the Asian drugs so it is always better to bring own brand.

  1. Accommodation - Twin share
  2. Transport as per itinerary
  3. All meals in Bhutan
  4. All airport transfers
  5. Sightseeing as per itinerary
  6. English speaking interpreter/guide

  1. Personal expenses such as drinks, postage, laundry
  2. Meals in Kathmandu (apart from breakfast)
  3. International flights and departure taxes
  4. Visa and passport fees
  5. Travel insurance
  6. Emergency evacuation
  7. Tips and gratuities
  8. Costs arising from unforeseen events outside the control of Legend Nepal (eg. Landslides

11 DAYS EXCLUDING FLIGHTS



Highlights

: 11 days
: 3050 m.
: Accommodation is on a twin share basis with private facilities.
: Breakfast only is included in Kathmandu. In Bhutan all meals are included.
: 15 km. per day
: All land transport, including transfers, is by private vehicle.
: Sightseeing
:
winter (December – February)
summer (March – May)
: 12
: Sightseeing
: Easy