Cultural Tour and Day Hikes (long)
- Gain spectacular views of Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Jumolhari and Jitchu Drake
- Visit landmarks and tour Paro, Thimphu and other cities
- Hike to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery (Taktsang)
- Visit fortresses, monasteries and temples throughout Bhutan
- Become acquainted with Bhutanese culture
This tour is a longer version of the Cultural Tour with Day Hikes (short). On this tour, participants will be able to see and experience more of the country and everything it has to offer. The hikes are extraordinary and the cultural immersion is memorizing.
Each area that is visited is not only beautiful, but also steeped in cultural and historic significance. The tour begins in the beautiful Paro Valley, and continues into Thimphu, Punakha, Bumthan, Wangdue before returning to Paro. Participants can expect amazing hikes to the Kingdome’s imposing fortresses and serene monasteries, spectacular views of the Himalayas, exotic wildlife, and one of the most amazing experiences Bhutan can offer.
Day 01: Arrive and go sightseeing in Paro.
Day 02: Travel to Chele La Pass for a hike then travel to Thimphu. –06 hrs, 3,962 m / 13,000 ft
Day 03: Sightseeing in Thimphu
Day 04: Travel to Punakha. -03 hrs, 1,250 m / 4,100 ft
Day 05: Go on a village tour in Punakha.
Day 06: Travel to Bumthang. -07 hrs, 2,850 m / 9,350 ft
Day 07: Go sightseeing in Bumthang.
Day 08: Travel to Tang Valley for a hike and museum visit then back to Bumthang.-03 hrs
Day 09: Travel to Wangdue. -06 hrs 1,240 m / 4,068 ft
Day 10: Travel to Paro. -05 hrs, 2,250 m / 7,382 ft
Day 11: Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery
Day 12: Conclude the tour in Paro.