Explore Bhutan – June 2016

WEST to EAST BHUTAN TOUR

THIMPHU – CAPITAL OF BHUTAN- PLACES TO SEE!

  • Bhutan’s Institute of Traditional Medicine- established in 1978, Bhutanese traditional herbal medicine.
  • Bhutan Youth Development Fund’s Simply Bhutan – dress up in Bhutanese national attire!
  • Folk Heritage Museum
  • Buddha Dordenma Statue – (50 m tall and filled with 125,000 smaller statues)
  • Dechenphodrang Monastic School
  • Jungshi Handmade Paper Factory – see how Bhutanese traditional paper is made!
  • Motithang Zoo – meet the Takin- the national animal of Bhutan!
  • National Library – established in 1967.
  • National Institute of Zorig Chusum – School for Bhutan’s 13 traditional arts.
  • National Textile Museum
  • National Memorial Chorten – built as a memorial to the Third King of Bhutan.
  • Royal Botanical Garden
  • Trashichhoe Dzong (Fortress).
  • Voluntary Artists Studio (V.A.S.T.)- browse through the collection of local Bhutanese artists!
  • Wangditse Goemba (a 30 minute hike with a beautiful view of the capital).
  • Zangtopelri Lhakhang (temple)
  • Zilukha Nunnery

PARO – LOCATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT- PLACES TO SEE!

  • Drugyel Dzong
  • Druk Home Museum
  • Dumtse Lhakhang
  • Kyichu Lhakhang
  • Paro Dzong (fortress)
  • National Museum – Paro Ta Dzong
  • Takstang Monastery

This tour also includes visits to two Bhutanese Festivals!

  • June 14th =Nimalung Festival – Chumey, Bumthang
  • June 15th = Kurjey Tsechu – Chokor valley, Bumthang

TRIP COST INCLUDES:

  • Tours specified in the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in 3 star Govt. approved hotels on twin sharing basis (4 & 5 star will cost extra but can be arranged upon request).
  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner), Tea and Snacks, Mineral water.
  • Comfortable transportation with driver within Bhutan.
  • Trekking equipment like best sleeping tents, dining tents, kitchen tents, toilet tents, mattresses, and sheets.
  • Services of fluent English speaking guides.
  • Trekking cooks and trek assistant.
  • Supply of pack animals.
  • Museum and monument fees.

Price does not include:

  • Internal flights
  • Travel insurance.
  • Rescue operations by helicopter.
  • Airfare.
  • Transfer and services outside of Bhutan.
  • Wire transfer fee for transferring tour payment from your bank to Bhutan.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Drinks and Tipping.
  • Hotel laundry.

For more information, connect with our tour specialists at JambayangTours@gmail.com.

Mention WEST to EAST BHUTAN TOUR – $ 2500