Overview

Embark on an enchanting 6-night, 7-days journey through the picturesque landscapes of Bhutan, starting from the iconic Paro Airport. Our meticulously crafted itinerary ensures an immersive experience in the land of happiness, blending cultural exploration with breathtaking natural beauty. From the historic Paro Taktsang Monastery to the vibrant markets of Thimphu, each day unveils a new facet of Bhutan's rich heritage. With comfortable accommodations and expert guides, this trip promises an unforgettable adventure, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Explore the heart of the Himalayas with us and discover the magic of Bhutan like never before.

6 Nights 7 Days Available on request Bagdogra, West Bengal
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 6 Nights accommodation in Bhutan
  • 1+1 Night Phuentsholing, 2 Nights Thimphu & 2 Nights Paro Stay.
  • Meals as per package selected at accommodated hotels.
  • 1 Complimentary Tourist Sim Card per Adult with 100 Minutes Talk Time.
  • Pickup & Drop from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) on Private basis.
  • All transfers and sightseeing as per Itinerary on Private basis.
  • Assistance for Tourist Permits to Travel to Thimphu, Paro and Punakha.
  • Driver allowances, toll tax, parking charges, state taxes.
  • Licensed Bhutanese Cultural Guide to assist throughout the trip.
  • ₹ 1200 per day Visa Cost or Sustainable Development Fee (SDF) Included.
  • Mandatory Travel Insurance.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any Airfare or Train Fare ( Airfare Deals Available ).
  • Lunch, any extra meal/beverages not mentioned in the package.
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary or Optional Tours.
  • Any activities, permits, monuments entrance fee or transfers other than mentioned in the Itinerary.
  • Any expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as rescheduling or cancellations e.g. flights cancellations, any accidents, weather conditions, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc. Such expenses will have to be paid directly.
  • Any other expenses specifically not mentioned above.
  • 5% GST and 5% TCS as per government norms
Highlights
  • Pickup from Bagdogra Airport and transfer to Phuentsholing
  • Transfer to Thimphu, Stay in Thimphu.
  • Thimphu to Punakha day excursion, Stay in Thimphu.
  • Thimphu Sightseeing, Transfer to Paro, Stay in Paro
  • Hike to Tiger's Nest, Stay in Paro
  • Explore Paro Dzong and Paro Town, Stay in Phuentsholing
  • Transfer from Phuentsholing to Bagdogra Airport.
Itinerary
DAY : 1 PICKUP FROM BAGDOGRA AIRPORT AND TRANSFER TO PHUENTSHOLING

(Distance 145 kms | Driving time : 4 hrs)

  • Arrive at Bagdogra Airport (IXB), and proceed towards Phuentsholing.
  • Arrive in Phuentsholing and embark on the unforgettable experience of crossing the Indo-Bhutan border on foot.
  • Check In to your hotel and freshen up.
  • Check out your locality in Phuentsholing and try local cuisines or simply relax in the charismatic environment of Bhutan.
  • Overnight stay in Phuentsholing.
DAY : 2 TRANSFER TO THIMPHU, ON THE WAY SIGHTSEEING, STAY IN THIMPHU

(Distance 160 kms | Driving time : 5 hrs)

  • After a breakfast, checkout from the hotel.
  • After immigration proceed towards Thimphu.
  • Enjoy this beautiful journey through the beautiful landscapes of Land of Thunder Dragon.
  • Pass through Chukha Waterfall and Chuzom Bridge, conüuence of two rivers Thimphu river and Paro river
  • Arrive Thimphu by evening and check in to your hotel.
  • Leisure time in the evening.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in Thimphu. 
DAY : 3 THIMPHU TO PUNAKHA DAY EXCURSION, STAY IN THIMPHU

(Distance 75 kms | Driving time : 2.5 hrs one way)

  • After breakfast drive to Punakha.
  • Visit Dochula-Pass: (3150 mts.) a beautiful mountain pass, which is a concentration of 108 memorial stupas
  • Punakha Dzong - is second oldest dzong in Bhutan. Until the mid-1950s it served as the capital and seat of government
  • Punakha Suspension Bridge: It is one of the longest and oldest suspension bridges in Bhutan.
  • After the Punakha sightseeing come back to your hotel in Thimphu.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in Thimphu.
     
DAY : 4  THIMPHU SIGHTSEEING, STAY IN PARO 

(Thimphu to Paro distance 50 kms | Driving Time: 1.5 hrs)

  • After breakfast proceed for Thimphu local sightseeing.
  •  Visit Buddha Dordenma Statue: a huge statue of Buddha
  • The National Memorial Chorten Stupas: The chorten or stupa was built in the memory of the third king.
  • Takin Zoo: the national animal of Bhutan can be seen here.
  • Changangkha Lhakhang: Oldest surviving temple in Thimphu
  • Simply Bhutan Museum: Taste local wine 8Aara’, dress up in traditional clothes, play National game Archery, meet the foot carver- Pema Tshering watch the cultural show and drink Bhutanese 8Butter Tea’
  • Arrival to Paro by evening. Check In to your hotel.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in Paro.
DAY : 5  SHORT HIKE TO TIGER’S NEST AND OVERNIGHT STAY IN PARO 

(Total Distance 6.4 kms | Time: 3-5 hrs | Altitude: 10,245 ft Elevation: 900 mtr)

  • After breakfast, proceed to Tiger’s Nest Monastery, also known as Paro Taktsang, is a sacred Buddhist temple and monastery
  • The hike to Tiger9s Nest is a easy to moderate one. You'll be able to do it if you have at least an average level of fitness
  • For people who cannot make the climb, there are horses available for hire at the starting point.
  • After the hike you can enjoy hot stone batch at countryside.
  • Overnight stay in Paro.
DAY : 6  PARO DZONG AND PARO MARKET, STAY IN PHUENTSHOLING

(Distance: 148 kms | Driving Time: 4.5 hr)

  •  After breakfast proceed towards Paro town.
  • Visit Rinpung Dzong- Popularly known as, Paro Dzong is situated in the Paro Valley.
  •  Leisure time for shopping and to explore local market of Paro town
  • Afternoon drive to Phuentsholing with stopovers and enjoying the scenic beauty.
  •  Overnight stay in Phuentsholing.
DAY : 7  TRANSFER FROM PHUENTSHOLING TO BAGDOGRA AIRPORT 

(Distance: 145 kms | Driving time : 4 hrs)

  • After breakfast checkout from Hotel
  •  At 8:00 AM depart for Bagdogra Airport for the onward journey
Pickup point
Bagdogra International Airport, Bagdogra, West Bengal 734421, India View on Map
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FAQs

Q: Is SDF or Visa Charges are included in this cost?

A: Yes SDF/ Visa Charges are included.

Q: What currency is used in Bhutan?

A: Indian currency is valid in Bhutan. No need to exchange.

Q: Can we make online payments or UPI in Bhutan?

A: No! Currently there is no procedure to pay online in Bhutan by Indian People. 

Q: Is veg food or Indian cuisine is available in Bhutan?

A: Yes, vegetarian food is widely available. You will get many Indian dishes.

Q: What Identity proofs are valid for travelling in Bhutan?

A: • For Adults - Voter Card or Valid Passport

    • For Below 18 Years- Passport or Birth Certificate

    • Double Vaccination Certificate

    • Note: Aadhaar Card is not valid in Bhutan

 

Q: What is TCS (Tax Collected at Source)?

A: TCS Is not an additional tax (Refundable). This is required for all international trips, mandated by the government. The entire amount of TCS is refundable when you file your ITR.

 

Q: Is Bhutan safe for solo travelling?

A: Certainly, Bhutan is one of the safest destination for solo travelers. Joining a group trip with TripHawker can cut down travel costs; we have weekly departures to Bhutan.