Bhutan

Five days in Bhutan

Bhutan

Five days in Bhutan

Price
$1570
+ flight to Delhi and back home
Duration
5 days
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One of the most closed countries in the world, Bhutan has maintained an authentic culture and untouched wildlife. It also boasts ancient monasteries and temples, and the Buddhist idea of happiness has become the main state principle.

  • Day 1-2
    Arrival in Delhi and flight to Bagdogra. We ride jeeps to the border with Bhutan and spend a night in a guesthouse in the town of Jaigaon. Next morning we spend 6 hours getting to the capital Thimphu. On the way we will see many traditional villages, forts and rice fields and enjoy lovely mountain views. We check into a hotel in Thimphu and walk in the town.
  • Day 3
    We visit the famous Chorten memorial, where prayers never stop, and the biggest bronze statue of Buddha. We will also walk in the park with takins, Bhutan’s national animal. And lunch we move to Paro, walk on the chain bridge, check into a local hotel and enjoy dinner in a traditional Bhutanese house.
  • Day 4
    In the morning we do a trek to the Paro Taktsang - the Tiger nest temple on the cliff side. To get there we will ascend 1500 meters above sea level, the trek will take us around 4 hours. We will lunch in the cozy cafe near a monastery. According to the legend, the great Buddhist teacher Padma Sabkha flew on a bird to this place, bringing Buddhism to Bhutan. Then we will visit the Kyichu Lhakhang monastery founded in VII century by the Tibetan king and the monastery Rinpung Dzong, where parts of the famous Bernardo Bertolucci film “Little Buddha” were shot.
  • Day 5
    Flight from Paro to Delhi and than back home.
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Trip code: AISC
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At a Glance
Chorten memorial, Trek to Paro Taktsang (Tiger's nest), Dinner in traditional Bhutanese home, Rinpung Dzong monastery, where “Little Buddha” was filmed
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Dates Availability
2019
15.04 - 19.04 Available for booking
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2019
15 April - 19 April Available for booking $1570 $600 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
Departures 15.04.2019 - 19.04.2019
Availability Available for booking
Price $1570
Deposit $600
This group speaks Rus.,Ukr.,Eng.
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Group size 11 persons.

One of the most closed countries in the world, Bhutan has maintained an authentic culture and untouched wildlife. It also boasts ancient monasteries and temples, and the Buddhist idea of happiness has become the main state principle.

Is this trip for you?

The trip is of easy physical grade. It includes two short flights, walks in cities and towns, riding jeeps for up to 9 hours. We will also do an easy 4 hours long trek. Accommodation in tourist class hotels and guesthouses, most of them will have hot water and wi fi internet.

The price of the trip includes:

  • Accommodation in double/twin rooms of tourist class hotels and guesthouses during the entire trip;
  • All transportation;
  • Visa to Bhutan;
  • Food in Bhutan;
  • Guiding services during the entire trip.

To be paid separately:

  • Flight to Delhi and from Delhi back home;
  • Flights Paro-Delhi ($225) and Delhi-Bagdogra ($70);
  • Insurance (mandatory);
  • Entry tickets to museums, palaces, park and other plces of interest ($50);
  • Visa to India ($77).
At a Glance
Chorten memorial, Trek to Paro Taktsang (Tiger's nest), Dinner in traditional Bhutanese home, Rinpung Dzong monastery, where “Little Buddha” was filmed
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Dates Availability
2019
15.04 - 19.04 Available for booking

Citizens of almost all countries need a visa to enter India. Indian visa should be obtained online or in the Indian embassy in your country of residence. 

It costs $103.

Visa to Bhutan is obtained in Kathmandu.

We provide free visa consulting to clients.

At a Glance
Chorten memorial, Trek to Paro Taktsang (Tiger's nest), Dinner in traditional Bhutanese home, Rinpung Dzong monastery, where “Little Buddha” was filmed
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2019
15.04 - 19.04 Available for booking