Bhutan Cultural Tour

6 Days / 5 Nights
An Ancient Culture Awaits to be Discovered

Tour Overview

This package covers the most popular tourist destinations in Bhutan. Tourists will witness and experience the balance of how its ancient history and traditional culture coexist in harmony with modern Bhutan. The tour covers western Bhutan only.

Tour Highlights

Daily Itinerary for Bhutan Cultural Tour (6 Days)

Day 1

Arrive in Paro

Your guide and driver will meet you at the airport.

Drive from Paro to Thimphu
Distance: 54 Km | Driving Time: 1 hour

After a quick stop at your hotel and lunch, you'll spend the rest of the day exploring Thimphu.

Day 2

Drive to Punakha

Dochula, at 3100 metres, is one of many motorable mountain passes in Bhutan. Take in the astonishing panoramic view of the snowcapped mountain range.
The place also has a memorial, 108 identical stupas to commemorate the victory against insurgency and honour the fallen.

Lunch will be served on your way to Punakha.

Drive to Punakha
Distance: 63Km Driving |Time: 1 Hr and 30 Mins

A short hike to Chimi Lhakang (the fertility temple) will take you through Sopsokha village. The unusual practice of worshipping phallus in Bhutanese culture originates from this village.

Day 3

Drive back to Paro

Drive from Punakha to Paro
Distance: 126 km Driving Time: 3 Hr. 25 Min

Star the day with an early drive back to Paro. After lunch, explore Paro town and nearby attractions.

Day 4

Day Excursion to Haa Valley

You will drive to the Haa district west of Paro valley. Haa valley like Punakha has a traditional village setting.

You will cross over Chelela Pass at 3900 metres, the highest motorable pass in Bhutan and the pass divides the Paro and Haa valleys. If the weather permits, visitors can catch an unobstructed view of Mount Jomolhari.

Day 5

Hike to the Tiger's Nest Monastery in Paro

With a few days to acclimatise, you are now ready for the ultimate experience in Bhutan.

An avid hiker will find this experience deeply rewarding. Bask in the scent of pine as you climb the trail in and out of the woods. Let your imagination run wild as your guide narrates the Buddhist mythology surrounding this place to keep you company on your hike.

When you get to the top, let the cold mountain air, the waterfall cascading down the cliff, and the ambiance of a secluded monastery inspire a spiritual experience for you.

Places and attractions:
Paro Tigers Nest Hike

Accommodation options:
Hotel Olathang Gangtey Palace Hotel

Day 6

Depart From Paro

The End of the Trip

Payment & Cancellation Policy

Payment Terms
  • The approval of tourists VISA is contingent on the full payment of the tour
  • Flight ticket payment is subject to the Ticketing Time Limit issued by the airlines
Tour Cancellation and Refund Policy
  • 30 to 15 days prior to arrival - 20% of the total tour cost will be levied as cancellation fee
  • 14 to 7 days prior to arrival - 50% of the tour cost will be levied as cancellation fee
  • Less than a week prior to arrival - 100% cancellation charge will be levied as cancellation fee
Flight Ticket Cancellation and Refund Policy
  • Subject to the cancellation terms of the Airline
Rescheduling Tour Dates:
  • There are no charges for rescheduling your trip. However the minimum daily tariff, hotel rates, airline charges are subject to change depending on your new travelling dates.