Western Bhutan Tour (#58 )

About this package

If you choose this western cultural tour, you will enjoy with exploring western Bhutan’s unique culture and traditions, superb arts and crafts, beautiful houses and landscapes doted with fluttering prayer flags, and stunning view of magnificent snowcapped mountains and lush green valleys with lot of pure crisp air to breathe on the way.

Day 1

Fly from Kathmandu to Paro, visit Paro Museum and town. Overnight at Paro.

Day 2

Hike to Taktsang Monastery. Overnight at Paro.

Day 3

Drive from Paro to Thimphu. And Thimphu sightseeing. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 4

Drive to Wangdue and Punakha valleys. Overnight at Punakha.

Day 5

Drive to Wangdue and Punakha valleys. Overnight at Punakha.

Day 6

Drive to Thimphu. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 7

Transfer 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

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

7 DAYS EXCLUDING FLIGHTS



Highlights

: 7 days
: 3000 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 and hiking
:
summer (March – May)
autumn (September – November)
: 12
: Hiking
: Easy