Experience Bhutan and its people by meeting families, seeing a variety of festivals, staying in small hotels, rafting the rivers, enjoying traditions such as hot stone baths, and sampling regional foods. Travel routes in Bhutan may be somewhat limited, but what you do in the country is as broad as your imagination. This special trip includes the Jambay and Prakar Tsechus, a visit to a local school for arts and crafts just outside Thimphu, time to meet with local people, and many other very unique adventures.
Based on 4-6 People
(excluding international air)
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ITINERARY at a Glance
Early morning arrival in Bhutan. Explore Paro. Drive to Thimphu. Possible stop at local home en route.
Visit Memorial Chorten, Textile Museum, Paper factory, village school for arts and crafts, Zilukha Nunnery.
Drive to Gadgety over Dochu La. Optional hike up to Lungchuzeykha.
Explore Gangtey Valley.
Drive Bumthang via Trongsa. Jambay Lhakhang Drup.
Enjoy Jambau Tsechu and Jakar Valley
Visit Prakar Festival in Chummi or Drive to Tang Valley to see Ugyencholing and Mebartso.
Drive to Punakha. Evening visit to Chimi Leaking.
Climb to Kamsum Yuelling. Visit home and cooking lesson. Explore Punakha Dzong.
Drive to Paro via Thimphu.
Visit Taktsang Monastery and Kyichu. Farewell dinner.
Depart Bhutan for home.