Land of Thunder Dragon Tour

Bhutan, locally known as Drukyul (Land of Thunder Dragon), is one of the world's most exotic destinations and is located to the North of India and the South of Tibet, this country is the last surviving Mahayana Buddhist Kingdom. Never colonized, Bhutan has eluded the influences of accelerated and heedless modernization, making it an extremely rare and unique travel destination.

The experience of this spectacular country is a fusion of Buddhist tradition, breathtaking Himalayan landscapes and a unique architecture. Join us on this cultural tour of Bhutan.

This Land of Thunder Dragon tour will take you through some of the most picturesque landscapes of spectacular mountain ranges to the lush green valleys. The visitor will see the unique architectural splendours of the Dzongs, monasteries and the traditional Bhutanese houses and witness some intriguing religious festivals. One will also get the opportunity to taste the exotic Bhutanese cuisine and meet the friendly people.

This Land of Thunder tour introduce visitors to unique aspects of Mahayana Bhutanese culture, temples and scenic spots for a closer look at a culture and a land which remain the most unspoiled and beautiful example of the traditional Himalayan way of life in existence today.

Details Itinerary

Day 01: Flight Kathmandu-Paro.
Upon arrival transfer to the hotel.
Day 02: IN PARO
Morning drive and to DRUKGYAL DZONG (18km.), RINPUNG DZONG, TA DZONG MUSEUM including local bazaar in PARO valley- Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: EXCURSION TO TAKTSANG
Morning excursion to TAKTSANG MONASTERY with a 2 hour horse ride-Afternoon drive to MENDEGANG- Overnight at lodge.
Day 04: WANGDI - PUNAKHA
Scenic drive to WANGDI & PUNAKHA including visit to WANGDIPHODRANG & PUNAKHA DZONGS - Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: MENDEGANG - PHUBIJIKHA
Morning excursion tour to PHUBIJIKHA valley including visit to the GANGTEY DZONG- Overnight at guesthouse in MENDEGANG.
Day 06: PHUBIJIKHA - THIMPU
Morning drive to Thimbu, the capital of BHUTAN - Full day sightseeing in Thimbu - evening cultural snow with masked dances-Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: IN THIMPU
Morning sightseeing tour to DECHENCHOLING VELLEY - afternoon dance performance - Rest afternoon at leisure - evening drive to PARO- Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: PARO - KATHMANDU
Early morning drive to PARO Airport.

Day 09: Transfer to airport for onward flight.

The Cost Includes During the Trip:

01. Airport/Hotel/Airport pick up & drop by private car/van/bus (all airport transfers).
02. Standard government approved accommodation (in twin share rooms) for the duration of tour.
03. Service of licensed English speaking Bhutanese Tour Guides.
04. All sightseeing tours, Monument /Museum entrance Fees as per itinerary.
05. All meals fixed breakfast, lunch & dinner with Tea and Coffee for whole duration of your stay in Bhutan.
06. Country Presentation & Tour Briefing on Day 1 evening with welcome drinks.
07. Cultural afternoon/evening consisting of traditional mask dances & folk dances (with beverages) ~ For Group Tours
08. Mineral water supply for the tour.
09. Government Royalty (which is 35% of $200) this goes to the country's health & education projects.
10. Private Transport & Driver within Bhutan. (Imported Prado’s, Micro Buses & Toyota Coaster Buses)
11. All our government taxes.
12. Tourist service charge, vat.
13. Official expanse.
14. Bhutan Visa Fees and Visa Processing assistance
15. All trekking arrangements and required number of staff.
16. All Route Permits & monument access permits

Cost Does not Include During The Trip

1. Druk air fare from/to Kathmandu.
2. Your travel insurance.
3. International airfare and airport departure tax.
4. Nepal entry visa , you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos.) (US$ 40 per person) you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival atTribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu for 60 days from date of issue. You required 2 passport size photos & your password copy.
5. Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
6. Personal clothing and equipments.
7. Tips for guide and driver.
8. Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.

NOTE: Tipping is expected but it is not mandatory.

In This Spring Season
Get Special Discount
on Every Packages!

Hurry!
Don't miss it

Trip Facts

Tour Code:
NHTBT 02
Trip Duration:
9 Days
Tour Arround :
KTM - PARO-THIMPU
Tour Grade:
Leisure Holiday
Activities:
Tour
Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Transportation:
Totota Car/Van
Group Size:
1 (Minimum)
Best Time:
All Year Round
Trip Cost:
1600.00 Per Person
S. Charge:
USD 320.00

Make an Inquiry

Keep in Touch