6 Days Bhutan cultural tour is starting from Paro valley where the most sacred Taktshang monastery is. Bhutan is a blessed land of spirituality with a complete ambience of peace and tranquility. Bhutan has rich ancient culture, customs, and traditions. This 6 days Bhutan cultural tour will give you best authentic and profound experiences in Bhutan.
The Kingdom of Bhutan ( Drukyü) in Tibetan, is located on the southern slope of the eastern section of the Himalayas between China and India (bordered to the southern end of the Tibetan Plateau). It covers an area of 38,400 square kilometers and has a population of 807,610 (December 2017). The Bhutanese are the main ethnic group of Bhutan, and the western Bhutanese "Zongka" and English are the official languages. Bhutan is the last country in the world to open television and the Internet. Although Bhutan is one of the least developed countries, it is one of the countries with the highest happiness index in the world. In the "Global Happiness Country Ranking" released in 2006, Bhutan
ranked eighth all over the world, and ranked first in Asia.
You will see many Dzong, castles which are combination of the monasteries, temples and government libraries during 6 days Bhutan cultural tour. The most interesting sites to visit during your tour in Bhutan are visiting Trashichho Dzong which is a large Buddhist monastery and fortress in the northern part of Thimphu city, the Punakha Dzong, also known as Pungthang Dewa chhenbi Phodrang which is the administrative center of Punakha district in Bhutan and the second largest Dzong in Bhutan. The Punakha Dzong was built by first Zhabdrung Rinpoche called Nagwang Namgyel. He was not only famous in Bhutan but also a very famous and one of the most revered high Lama in Tibet
. Rinpung Dzong is a large Buddhist monastery and fortress in Paro valley and Taktshang monastery, tiger’s nest is the most sacred monastery during your 6 days Bhutan cultural tour.
|Days||Trip Outline||Daily Activity||Accommodation||Guide & Driver||Meal|
|01||Arrival in Paro and transfer to Thimphu ( 2350m/50km/ )||Arrival in Paro airport-Tachhog Lhakang-Thimphu capital city-Memorial Chorten and Kuenselphodrang||Hotel||Bhutanese||LD|
|02||Thimphu sightseeing tour||Tango monastery-School for Thirteen Traditional Arts and Crafts-Bhutan post office-Trashichho Dzong||Hotel||Bhutanese||BLD|
|03||Thimphu-Punakha ( 1310m/85Km/2 h 25 min )||Punakha Dzong-Walakha Nunnery-Punakah town||Hotel||Bhutanese||BLD|
|04||Punakha-Paro ( 2250m/126km/3 h 21 min )||Tachog Lhakang-Rinpung Dzong-Paro town-||Hotel||Bhutanese||BLD|
|05||Paro sightseeing tour||Taktshang monastery-Drugyal Dzong-Kyichu Lhakang||Hotel||Bhutanese||BLD|
|06||Paro town to Paro airport ( 2250m/5km/10 min )||Paro valley-great view of the Himalayan mountain peaks including Everest in a distance||Hotel||Bhutanese||BLD|
- Accommodation as mentioned in the program on twin sharing room basis
- All necessary Bhutan travel permits
- Transportation by one good conditioned tourist vehcile
- Full board for entire tour
- All entry fees to the sites and monasteries during your Bhutan tour
- One good local English speaking guide
- Both International and domestic flight
- Bhutan visa fee
- All kinds of insurance such as personal insurance, evacuation and medical insurance
- Any extra cost in the event of landslides and personal nature expenses need to be paid by clients themselves