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 magnificent Serda procession and Punakha Thongrel, 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.
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(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 Punakha. Serda.
Morning hike to Kamsum Yueling. Evening Thongrel Festival.
Drive to Bumthang via Trongsa.
Visit Jakar Valley, including Jambay, Lhakang, Kurjey, and Tamshing.
Visit Tang Valley including Ugyencholing and Mebartso.
Drive to Gangtey.
Explore Gangtey valley, including the Black Crane Center and Gangtey Gompa.
Drive to Paro via Thimphu. Touring or free time in Paro.
Visit Taktsang Monastery and Kyichu. Farewell dinner.
Depart Bhutan for home.