Bhutan Cultural Tour for 5 Days.
Best Time to Visit Bhutan
This trip can be done through-out the year.
Bhutan Cultural Tour
Length of the Trip
Bhutan Trip Cost
USD 940 per person and this cost depends upon group size.
Places Covered during Bhutan Cultural Tour
Paro, Thimphu, Punakha
Available as small group/join-in or Independent.
The tour covers the most important destination during your Bhutan visits.
|Day 01-Arrival at Paro||Paro-Cultural Tour||Rema Resort
Tashi Namgay Resort.
|Day 02-Paro to Punakha via Thimphu||Paro-Thimphu-Punakha – Cultural Highlights.||Hotel Meri Puensum
Hotel Punatsangchu Cottage
|Day 03-Punakha to Thimphu||Punakha-Thimphu and Cultural Tour of Bhutan||Peacefull Resort.
Hotel Phuntsho Pelri
|Day 04-Thimphu to Paro Tour of Bhutan||Thimphu sightseeing and Paro sightseeing||Peacefull Resort.
Hotel Phuntsho Pelri
|Day 05-Paro and see off||See Off|
This Tour of Bhutan will be cheap and best way to explore within your budget.
Day 01. Arrive at Paro:
The spectacular flight to Paro International Airport, the trip into Bhutan takes you near the incomparable Himalayas, offering stunning picturesque perspectives on some world’s most elevated frigid pinnacles. As you enter Paro valley, you will clear past forested slopes with the gleaming Pa Chu (Paro stream) wandering down the valley beneath.
Bhutan cultural Tour lets you explore the Paro Dzong (stronghold) and Ta Dzong (watchtower) on the slopes over the town will be a fine sight. Paro Rinpung Dzong is presumably Bhutan’s most popular and most famous Dzong. The forcing Dzong is maybe the best case of Dzong design existing the present reality, the huge buttered dividers of the stronghold overwhelms over the valley. The fortress assumed an essential job throughout the entire existence of the Paro valley as the Dzong helped get the raiding Tibetans far from the Paro valley. The Dzong was hit by a tremor in 1897 yet endure safe. The forward portion of the Dzong is home to the District organization while the other patio toward the uncommon house area priest body.
Ta Dzong or the National Museum of Bhutan is housed inside the six celebrated roundabout Ta Dzong. The Ta Dzong is a medieval watch tower arranged over the Rinpung Dzong. The Ta Dzong was built in 1656 with a reason to give guidance ahead of time to the Paro Dzong if there should be an occurrence of a moving toward armed force, in certainty the word Ta signifies “to see” in Dzongkha. In 1968 the Ta Dzong was changed over into the National Museum of Bhutan. The historical center houses an invaluable assortment of material, outfits, painting, appliqué, wooden crafted works, weapons, protective layer and adornments.
Day 02.Thimphu – Punakha – Wangdiphodrang (132 Kms, 4 hours drive-Altitude of Punakha is 1310m):
After breakfast, Drive to Punakha through Thimphu and Dochula pass. In transit you can visit Simtokha Dzong the most established in the nation worked in sixteenth century by holy person Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel in Thimphu. After that drive for around 45minutes towards Dochula and If the climate is clear, we stop for some time at Dochula go to see Higher Himalayas.
While in Punakha, visit Punakha Dzong worked in 1637 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal and is arranged between Pho Chu (Male River) and Mo Chu (Female River). Punakha Dzong History: For a long time until the time ruler, it filled in as the seat of the Government.
The war materials caught during the fight with Tibetans are still seen in Punakha Dzong. Punakha is as yet the winter living arrangement of Je-Khenpo and King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk met the new national Assembly here in 1952. Over night at Hotel.
Day 03. Punakha-Thimphu sightseeing(79km 3 hours drive-Thimphu Altitude 2350m):
The day begins with visit to Chimi Lhakhang likewise called the “Sanctuary of Fertility” worked by Lama Drukpa Kuenley additionally prominently known as “Devine Mad man” in fifteenth century, inside the religious community you can see the artistic creations of Monk Drukpa Kuenleys life history on the dividers of cloister.
In thimphu visit the National Memorial Chorten, a milestone focused on the Third King of Bhutan, His Late Majesty King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. Inside canvases and figures give an amazingly unprecedented comprehension into Buddhist Philosophy. By then visit the National Library, which holds an enormous combination of old Buddhist unique manuscripts followed by visit to Painting School, notable for cutting and free hand workmanship and Folk Heritage Museum. Over Night at Hotel.
Day 04.Thimphu- Paro Cultural Tour:
Explore thimphu valley the capital of Bhutan and toward the evening drive to Paro.
Visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of Bhutan’s most established and most hallowed religious communities dating from the presentation of Buddhism in the eighth century and Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Paro.
Day 05. Departure:
Early morning get new and recall all the things you did in the whole visit. Recollections to be esteemed thus many take aways and goodbye. Do visit Bhutan once more. Tashi Delek!
After confirming the tour don’t forget to carry your Bhutan acceptance letter in printed form, Check that date in visa and your Bhutan flight tickets are same. Your names are correctly spelled in your flight tickets and Visa letter.
Being responsible tour operator of Bhutan we make sure that you are very comfortable while touring Bhutan and if you come across any issue regarding Guide, Vehicle or foods you can always reach us on below number.
Thimphu Head Office: (00975)-331423
Mobile number: (00975)-17140505(Available 24/7)
Note: office working time is 9am – 5pm from Monday to Saturday.
Mr. Sagar Pradhan (Sales Manager) 00975 17343496 (Available for 24 hours a day)
Bhutan Cultural Tour Etiquette and Taboos
Cultural Considerations: Be aware that your cultural values may differ from those of locals. These may include different concepts of time, personal space, communication, etc., which are not wrong or inferior, just different. Making the extra effort to respect local customs and cultural differences will enhance your interactions with locals during your time in Bhutan and contribute to building mutual respect between locals and tourists.
Appropriate attire: Most Bhutanese are pretty conservative from our western perspective so it is always polite to wear long pants at all times (Man and Women). Women should wear long pants or skirts. Shirts should not be revealing and bras should be worn. Unfortunately, many tourists ignore these cultural norms and can be seen in towns and villages wearing shorts and revealing summer attire; while it may be comfortable, it is not appropriate, especially when visiting monasteries and Dzongs.
Generally we adhere to the original itinerary that we described but sometimes little alterations can be born due to the situations that are beyond our control. On the other hand, in order to make our trip for your personal experiences and flexible, we allowed our clients to make minor changes by discussing with us (office staff) and guide (field staff). The trip detail itinerary is a general guide to the tour and region, and any mention of specific destination or activities is by no means of guarantee that they will be encountered or carried due to sudden change in time and the local circumstances and climate.
Meals are usually provided in buffet system and most of tourist food are blend and if you need to change the foods varieties we are very open to change and you need to discuss with guide. We have Indian, Chinese and authentic Bhutanese restaurant where you can have very spicy food.
Bhutan is a unique travel destination with some special considerations. It is highly recommended that you undertake some background reading before travel to Bhutan. The more you learn about your destination, the more rewarding your travel experience will be.
HOW CAN I APPLY BHUTAN VISA FOR THIS TOUR OF BHUTAN?
Tour operator like ourself will process all your Visa for Bhutan. We need your passport copy and filled visa for with confirmed air tickets.
CAN I BOOK THIS BHUTAN CULTURAL TOUR?
Once you confirm the tour we shall process your flights tickets booking and send you the Tour confirmation with our bank details to process the tour payment. Once we receive the payment we send you your Bhutan Visa with Hotel confirmation voucher.You need to produce your visa letter while checking into the airport. Your actual visa will be stamped upon arrival at Paro International Airport.
WILL MY MOBILE NETWORK WORKS IN BHUTAN?
NO your mobile network wilt work unless you have international roaming. We would suggest you to buy Bhutan sim card and use them.
WHICH FLIGHTS OPERATES IN BHUTAN?
Bhutan have two local airlines and that is Drukair and Bhutanairlines. No international airlines operates in Bhutan.
HOW WILL BE THE ACCOMMODATION IN THIS CULTURAL TOUR OF BHUTAN?
You shall be provided with 3 star clean accommodation throughout your journey of Bhutan with attached toilet, tea and coffee machine in each room with 24 hours hot and cold shower.Check 10 Best Hotel in Bhutan
TELL ME THE TIPPING SYSTEM IN BHUTAN?
Tipping has become a system in Bhutan as Guide and driver will expect at the end of Bhutan Trip. The amount can be decided by the clients looking upon the service provided by the Guide and driver.
WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE DURING THIS TOUR OF BHUTAN?
The dress code should be descent while entering monastery and Dzongs. No shorts allowed while entering the monastery.
IS THERE CANCELLATION POLICY FOR THIS BHUTAN PACKAGE?
For any tour cancellation please check our cancellation policy at HERE.
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