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Short and Sweet: 6 Days
If you have limited time to spare on a vacation, the Short and Sweet tour of 6 days is ideal for you. You will be pleasantly surprised at how, within a short tour, you can catch the element of Bhutan and always cherish the memories.
This tour covers visits to the most sacred monasteries, fortresses, museums and market places in the western region of Paro, Thimphu (the capital city) and Punakha.

Itinerary:
Day 1- Arrive at Paro -Thimphu
Day 2 - Thimphu
Day 3- Thimphu-Punakha
Day 4- Punakha-Thimphu-Paro
Day 5- Depart from Paro



Gist of the West: 8 Days
The Gist of the West is perfect tour to know in depth about the culture of the western valleys of Paro, Haa, Thimphu, Punakha and Wangduephodrang. A relaxed schedule, this tour includes visits to the monasteries, fortresses, museums and other cultural attractions. A short hike to the popular Taktshang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest) is the highlight of this tour.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrive Paro, Paro – Thimphu
Day 2: Thimphu
Day 3: Thimphu – Phobjikha Valley
Day 4: Phobjikha Valley
Day 5: Phobjikha Valley – Punakha
Day 6: Punakha – Paro
Day 7: Paro
Day 8: Depart Paro



Hello, Black-Necked Cranes! : 8 Days
The tour is a delight for everyone; it is a trip to Phobjikha valley, the chosen winter home of the magnificent Black-Necked cranes. Phobjikha is a glacial valley and considered one of the most beautiful valleys in Bhutan. The tour includes visits to the Phobjikha sanctuary with an opportunity to view the Black-Necked cranes in winter along with visits to the monasteries, fortresses and cultural attractions. A hike to the Taktshang monastery is also included.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrive Paro, Paro – Thimphu
Day 2: Thimphu
Day 3: Thimphu – Phobjikha Valley
Day 4: Phobjikha Valley
Day 5: Phobjikha Valley – Punakha
Day 6: Punakha – Paro
Day 7: Paro
Day 8: Depart Paro



The Bumthang Excursion: Piece of Heaven on Earth: 10 Days
The tour is an in-depth visit to the western valleys of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and extending to the central region of Trongsa and Bumthang. Bumthang is one of the most beautiful valleys in Bhutan and is also considered the spiritual heartland with many sacred monasteries. The tour includes a halt at another beautiful glacial valley of Phobjikha, the winter home of the endangered Black-Necked cranes.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrive Paro – Thimphu
Day 2: Thimphu
Day 3: Thimphu – Phobjikha Valley
Day 4: Phobjikha Valley – Bumthang
Day 5: Bumthang
Day 6: Bumthang – Punakha
Day 7: Punakha
Day 8: Punakha – Paro
Day 9: Paro
Day 10: Depart Paro




The Ultimate Bhutan Tour: 15 Days
The Ultimate Bhutan Tour is for those who want to know about Bhutan’s culture, history, people, religion and flora and fauna in depth. It includes hike to Taktshang Monastery, visit to the most sacred monasteries, remote temples, farm houses, palaces, monastic schools, Botanical gardens and wild life sanctuaries. The tour starts from the western valley of Paro and ends at the south eastern town of Samdrup Jongkhar.


Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrive Paro
Day 2: Paro
Day 3: Paro
Day 4: Paro – Thimphu
Day 5: Thimphu
Day 6: Thimphu – Punakha
Day 7: Punakha – Gangtey/Phobjika Valley
Day 8: Gangtey/Phobjika Valley – Trongsa
Day 9: Trongsa – Bumthang
Day 10: Bumthang
Day 11: Bumthang – Mongar
Day 12: Mongar – Trashigang
Day 13: Trashigang (Excursion To Tashiyangtse)
Day 14: Trashigang – Samdrup Jongkhar
Day 15: Samdrup Jongkhar – Guwahati

 
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