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Trip Overview of Bhutan Luxury Tour

Bhutan Luxury Tour is more promising, abundant, available, and exceptional. In our tour, we use elegant and highly rated resorts/ hotels traditionally designed in typical Bhutanese style. Situated in its remote locations overlooking majestic mountains. lush trees, breathtaking landscapes, rivers, and in total wilderness. It encourages guests to cozy up on the couch with a cup of coffee to enjoy the view outside. Visitors are allowed easy access to all surroundings and nature. It helps ensure the visitor’s total privacy. Bhutan is best for those who wanted peace of mind.

Bhutan luxury tour takes you into Bhutan’s rich culture, adventurous treks, sports, magical fortresses, and festivals. this tour can be tailor-made to suit your needs. You can choose from a wide range of cultural tours, meditation tours, adventurous treks, and sports in Bhutan. You can also modify the duration of your trip to your liking.

 Bhutan luxury tour Hotels

Wherever you choose to travel, the Bhutan luxury tour allows you to spend a comfortable, quality-time during your tour. We will make your moments that are authentic, innovative, and unforgettable.

Bhutan Luxury Tours offers luxury accommodations, luxury transports, and adventures to suit your requirements. Bhutan provides more than expected.

Some of the top-rated hotels/ resorts in Bhutan are such as Aman, Zhiwaling, Le Meridien, and Uma in Paro. Uma in Punakha. Tashi Taj Hotel, Le Meridian, and Terma linca in Thimphu. and there are many more. Visitors can also access facilities like swimming, hot-bath, Gym, massaging, and room heaters. (known as Bukhari made in Bhutan) during the cold season. These hotels cater to every need from Internet services to inter-continental, food items, exceptional cuisine. and unlimited dining. guests can also enjoy the interior design of these luxurious infrastructures and receive an appealing mood. You can feel at home and at ease. Visitors can leisurely enjoy all the privileges and advantages of the Bhutan Luxury Tour.

Bhutan Luxury tour highlights

  • Explore magnificent Bhutan by seeing all the major highlights on a private tour with your own driver and personal expert guide
  • The tour is the combination of  Thimphu, the fertile valley of Punakha, and also Paro with the amazing walk to Tiger’s Nest Monastery
  • Enjoy your Stay in comfortable boutique accommodation throughout your journey
  • Enjoy the hiking to Taktsang Monastery ‘Tiger’s Nest’- one of the most famous monasteries in Bhutan.
  • Explore Punakha Dzong – the most beautiful monastery in Bhutan luxury tour.
  • Visit Chime Lhakhang – the oldest & most sacred shrines in Bhutan.
  • Visit some of the sacred Buddhist monasteries and also many cultural attractions including medieval fortresses, markets, and museums.
  • Indulge in a range of holistic therapies including Ayurveda, massage and facials, and meditation.
  • Visit Thimphu, the world’s only capital without traffic lights

Packing list and equipment for Bhutan Tour

During the Bhutan luxury tour, you need to bring loose, comfortable clothes and walking shoes for your touring trip. Dress in Bhutan tends to be very casual. For women, pants (not tight) and skirts are appropriate. Here are some suggestions for your packing tips.

 

  • Warm Jackets with waterproof or raincoats
  • Hiking shorts (for men) or skirt
  • Winter clothes
  • Hiking/trekking boots
  • Socks for hiking boots Sunscreen for lips and face
  • Sunglasses
  • Sneakers
  • Long and short T-shirts or also cotton shirts
  • Sun Hats
  • Walking Sticks
  • Backpack or Suitcase

 

Dress code to  Dzong and Monastery in Bhutan tour

  • Shirt (either half or full sleeve)
  • Full pants/long skirts
  • Any type of shoes with socks
  • while you go inside the Temple it is not good to wear Hats,  Slippers, short skirts, and also half-pants in our Bhutan luxury tour.
  • Photographs allowed in the courtyard only.

Toiletries

  • Soap
  • Shampoo, conditioner, hair gel
  • Hairbrush, comb, mirror, hair ties
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, floss
  • Deodorant
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Lotion (Badger foot balm is also helpful)
  • Lip balm with sunscreen

First Aid

  • Prescription drugs
  • Malaria pills (if necessary)
  • Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen, Aspirin
  • Band-aids/plasters
  • Disinfectant, antiseptic cream, antibiotic ointment
  • Throat lozenges
  • Vitamins

Documents

The passport needs to be valid 6 months before your travel date.

Visas for all countries as necessary

Make a copy of Airline tickets, e-tickets check properly your passport name match on it.

Make copies of passport, visas, airline tickets/schedule, travel itinerary,  travel insurance, and also emergency contact information.

Best time for Bhutan luxury tour

The best time for Bhutan luxury tour and hiking is from Mid September, October, and November. You can also enjoy the festival at this time, the popular one Thimphu Tshechu), and tour in very pleasant templates with a stunning view. During this time the day templates are warm and sunny while in the evening will be cooler temperatures. Thus, October to December is the ideal time to visit Bhutan as the air is clean and fresh with sunny skies.

The coldest months are January and February, if you do the Bhutan tour at this time bring enough warm clothes. The spring from March until  May the climate remains dry and pleasant and in late spring the famous rhododendrons bloom spectacularly, flooding the valleys with color.

The weather gets starts hot and humid from May, and from June to Mid September the monsoon rains cover the mountains. if you travel at this time you need proper rain gear.

 Spring (March, April & May)

Spring second-best season for the Bhutan luxury tour, which is a botanist’s delight as various flowers start to bloom. and plants start budding after their long dormancy in winter. Flowers such as rhododendron, wild azaleas, and edelweiss cover the meadows like carpet and add a new sense of wonder.to Bhutan’s landscape.

Summer (June, July & August):

It is an abundant time of the year as flowers are in full bloom and valleys are covered in green, weeping willows sweep the banks of many of the river and pine cone glisten in the sun, so full with risen they are ready to plummet to the ground

Autumn (September, October & November)

This is the best time for a Bhutan luxury tour when the entire landscape turns into golden color. The farmers harvesting their crops in the golden colored paddy fields under the crisp blue skies is just an amazing view of Bhutan’s landscape in the Autumn season.

Winter (December, January & February)

Winter has its moments. The days are full of sunshine while evenings can turn chilly. Soft turfs of clouds drape lazily over mountain tops as if waiting for new life to blow it across the landscape.  The winter season in Bhutan gives one a clear view of the world’s highest Himalayan mountain ranges covered in snow.

Bhutan Luxury Travel

Bhutan is the best place for knowing luxury travel destinations. Above The Himalaya specialize in private luxury and superior Bhutan tours that are tailor-made to the highest of expectations. We provide superior services, facilities, and preferred rooms in Bhutan’s most luxurious hotels and resorts, as well as in a carefully selected range of superior standard hotels. As well as cultural, wilderness, and historical tours, we can also accommodate specialized interests including Buddhist, trekking, photography, and bird watching tours.

Bhutan has lots of luxurious hotels and attractions for luxury travel and if you are looking for that all-important luxury holiday in the Himalayas, then you could do no better than choosing Nepal and Bhutan travel together as the ideal destinations. Our highly qualified team has provided Bhutan luxury travel experiences across the region for over a quarter of a century. To enjoy the most of luxury travel in Bhutan with its monasteries and incredibly hospitable people, you need an experienced, well-connected operator. Our best travel team will help you discover a country unlike anywhere else on earth.

 

Our Bhutan Tour Guides

In our Bhutan luxury tour, We choose the best guide for your tour in Bhutan they are friendly speak good English, and give you all details about the country. All guides are licensed by the Tourism Council of Bhutan after training only. Our guides speak good English and if you are also looking for  French, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, and German-speaking guides can also be arranged at extra cost. And we carefully choose only skilled with a good attitude and knowledgeable guides for working with our guests. This’s one of the main reasons travelers book their holiday with us.

Single Women Travelers in Bhutan luxury tour

It is not a problem for single women travelers in Bhutan and you can do our luxury tour,  Bhutanese women have equal rights as men, for instance, rights at home to official works. Thus most of our Bhutanese women hold higher positions in the government, politics, or good business entrepreneurs. So if you are traveling alone there is no danger and harassment. It is full ’s safe even for a solo woman’s trip throughout the country. There are few Bhutanese women who guide also for the tour and in most of the hotels and restaurants, you can see many women workers.

Gay and Lesbian Travelers in Bhutan luxury tour

We are happy to arrange a Bhutan luxury tour and welcome all Gay and lesbian travelers from the world. Like most Asian, Bhutanese also think that whatever that happens in their private area, and the one that emerges from the different cultural background is not the general concerns. We suggest you don’t expose your intimate relations in the public it’s not good culturally. But just holding each other hands by the same gender while walking and hugging are ok in Bhutan. The Bhutanese people also hold each other hands sometimes just to show their love as friends, brothers, or sisters. The LGBT’s right is also been legalized by the National Ass

 

Why luxury tour in Bhutan

Our Bhutan luxury tour can be tailor-made to fit your requirements which gives you the best traveling experience in this beautiful kingdom. Bhutan has some of the world’s most luxurious hotels, spas, and resorts, and can offer preferred rooms in the best hotels in the kingdom. Itineraries can be customized to meet your requirements, private tours with your own personal guide and driver are a must, and for those that want to trek, a full team can be arranged to cover your every need, pottering all the equipment you need to make your tour or trek as luxurious as possible on to the next location.

Bhutan has lots of hotels ranging from 3 stars and upwards. Bhutan also has excellent five-star hotels in the major cities, and for that helping of luxury, we usually use the top three luxury hotels in Bhutan as following.
or the best of the luxury hotels in Bhutan, such as the Amankora, Taj Tashi, or Uma by COMO, and the sites that you may want to visit, We will use these hotels in our Bhutan luxury tours.

Bhutan luxury private tour

In our Bhutan private luxury tour, you will be escorted by a private guide, vehicle, and driver. Our tour guide for a luxury tour in Bhutan is trained to excellent standards and is licensed by the Tourism Council of Bhutan. Our drivers are very professional to drive on the narrow roads, navigating hairpins bends with expertise and ensuring that you reach your destination safely and on time. Vehicles range from 8-seater vans to luxury vehicles such as Toyota, Hyundai, and Lexus. Our guides are all professionally trained to the highest standards, speak excellent English, Spanish, French, Japanese, German, Thai, or other languages depending on your requirements, and are there to make sure your trip to Bhutan is the best trip you have ever taken.

Bhutan luxury tour package

Our Bhutan 5 star luxury tour packages offer private travel packages for couples, honeymooners, with small babies, and for family holidays. You can inquire with our team about your best travel packages in Bhutan and enjoy your tour in a luxurious way. With the huge now of 3 stars hotel in Bhutan, There are also a good number of excellent five-star hotels in the major cities, and for that helping of luxury, we usually use the top 5 star hotels. While you are in luxury tout with us, you will be escorted by a private guide, vehicle, and driver. We will use the best tour guide who is trained to excellent standards and are licensed by the Tourism Council of Bhutan.

We will choose you the best drivers who have a professional driving license, as driving on the narrow roads, navigating hairpins bends with expertise, and ensuring that you reach your destination safely and on time. on this luxury tour package, you will have the best available vehicle with a company of good English speaking tour guide. Who is there to make sure your trip to Bhutan is the best trip you have ever taken.

We offer you the best cost for a luxury Bhutan tour, The price ranges per day are from around 450 US dollars per day to as much as 600 US dollars per day, depending on the requirements you have for the hotel and tour locations.

How to plan a luxury Bhutan tour?

We are here Planning your luxurious tour of Bhutan with the best hotel, We are specializing to make make sure all our clients get the best service possible. Furthermore, we will ensure your luxury trip is as perfect as it is possible to get.

We will guide you on where you can travel and making sure all of your requirements are met. Our tour expert manages all of your requirements, both prior to and during the Bhutan luxury tours. We offer a personal service for your perfect trip, which will take you on a cultural extravaganza. you will also see the beautiful valleys, unique culture, and traditions, and also the rich nature

 

 


Bhutan Luxury Tour - Trip Info

Duration: 6 days

Grade: Easy to Exotic

Duration: 05 Days

Grade: Easy

Visa/Entry Permit:  All travelers need a visa to enter the country the exceptions are of visitors from India, Bangladesh and Maldives Tourist of these 3 countries can obtain a travel permit at the entry port. you need to carry the valid passport with a minimum of 6 months validity (Indian nationals may also use their Voters Identity Card (VIC). Travelers must obtain a visa clearance prior to the travel to Bhutan. Visas are processed through an online system by your licensed tour operator.

Best Time to visit: the best time to travel in Bhutan luxury tour are Spring and Autumn, Spring: March, April, May ( Flowers would be on full bloom) Autumn: Sept, Oct, Nov (with clear and crystal clear skies) Summer: June, July, August ( best to avoid the higher tariff and the cold of winter) Winter: Dec, Jan, Feb (To avoid the crowd and catch the Black-Necked Cranes)

Transportation: Private Car/Van/ Plane

Air Travel:  Most of our Bhutan luxury tour from Kathmandu, There are daily flights to Paro from different destinations that include Bangkok, Delhi, Kolkata, Bagdogra, Bodh Gaya, Dhaka, Guwahati, Singapore, and Mumbai. There are 2 flight companies operate in Bhutan. The Druk and Bhutan Airlines to Paro. Bhutan also has some domestic airports in Bumthang, Gelephut, and Yonphula. the 1-hour flight from Kathmandu to Paro is an exciting experience as the descent into Paro valley brings you closer to the mountain tops than most other flights in the world.

Land travel:  The Bhutan open borders area open for tourists are Phuentsholing, Gelephu, and Samdrup Jongkhar.

The town of Phuentsholing in the south-west is located approximately 170 km east of the Indian national airport at Bagdogra. After crossing Phuentsholing, you begin your journey to Thimphu, the capital city with a travel time of about six hours for the 170 km stretch.

Gelephu: It is in south-central Bhutan and you can entre also from here. The distance from  Thimphu to here is about 250km. You will drive through the sub-tropical areas of Bhutan before entering the alpine zone and then finally into Thimphu. Entering from this point we need to cross 3 districts with a long traveling time about o9to 1- hours.

Samdrup Jongkhar is another entry pint by drive-in south-east Bhutan. if you are in Indian towns of borders the  Darranga, Assam, you can use this entry point. The journey from Guwahati is about three hours. We will drive via  Trashigang, and from there over the lateral route to Mongar, Bumthang, Trongsa, Wangdue Phodrang, and then finally into the capital, Thimphu. The distance is about 700 km and will take you a minimum of three days to reach Thimphu. Thus, you can join our Bhutan luxury tour by land or also by flight.

Money

Bhutan’s currency is the Ngultrum (Nu.) It is on par with the Indian rupee which is widely accepted in the country.

In addition, you can pay by credit card at most of the hotels, shops, restaurants, and handicraft stores.

Banking

Bhutan has today good Banking systems. Some of the banks that you can avail of while in Bhutan are the Bank of Bhutan Limited, the Bhutan National Bank, the Druk PNB, and the Tashi Bank. Traveler’s cheques can be easily withdrawn and exchanged for local currency. Many of these banks provide internet banking facilities.

Electricity and Charging plugs

Bhutan has the 220/240 volts of electricity and all travel city has electricity facilities. for the adapter, you can get them with round hole two-pin and three-pin power outlets. We also recommend visitors to bring flat-to-round pin converters for your electronics if necessary. However, most hotels offer multi-plug sockets. Bhutan is a carbon-neutral destination and its energy is clean and green generated by hydropower.

Communications

Bhutan has a good network of telecommunication facilities. Most hotels and cafes offer Wi-Fi internet access. you can get a fully mobile (cell) phone network in the city also with global roaming assessable.

Photography

While you are in the outdoor sightseeing trips Bhutan offers immense opportunities for photography, however, you should check with your guide before taking pictures or filming inside Dzongs and temples. Also when you take photos in monasteries and religious institutions ask the guide as in some area photograph/filming is not permitted.

However, there is no problem and you are free to capture images of the landscape, the panoramic views of the mountain ranges, rural life, flora and fauna, distinctive Bhutanese architecture, and the exterior of Dzongs and Chortens.you can make the best photos in our Bhutan luxury tour.

Shopping

Bhutan is the best place for shopping the handicrafts materials such as hand-woven textiles of raw silk or silk, carved masks of various animals. You can also buy the oven baskets of cane and bamboo, wooden bowls are known as Dapas, handmade paper products, or finely crafted gods of silver. You can check the  Buddhist thangka paintings or Bhutan’s wide array of colorful and creative postage stamps. There are many handicraft shops in and around Thimphu and Paro city and in other major towns. Please remember that the buying and selling of antiques are strictly forbidden in Bhutan and enjoy your shopping in our luxury Bhutan tour.

 

 

Route: Paro – Thimphu – Punakha – Paro

 

Detailed Itinerary of Bhutan Luxury Tour

Today we take a flight to Paro with the spectacular scenic flight of the Himalayas, including Everest and Bhutanese foothills and the landscapes to the Paro Airport of Bhutan. Each trip is a mesmerizing feat and offers exciting descent into the Kingdom. On arrival at the airport, received by the representative of Above the Himalaya trekking, then transfer to Thimphu, the modern capital town of Bhutan.

After breakfast, Thimphu sightseeing. Visit Trashichhoedzong, the beautiful medieval fortress/monastery which houses most of the Government’s office and King’s Throne room. Also see the summer residence of Je Khenpo, the Chief Abbot. You get to visit the National Library of Bhutan, It has lots of ancient Buddhist texts and manuscripts. From here we drive to the famous Arts & Crafts School, famous for traditional thangka paintings.
After lunch, visits Handicrafts Emporium, which displays a wide assortment of beautifully handwoven and crafted products. Then drive to Memorial Chorten, the stupa built in the memory of Bhutan’s Third King, who is popularly regarded as the Father of modern Bhutan. The paintings and statues give a brief introduction of Buddhism and it takes deep insight into Buddhist philosophy.
Overnight at the hotel in Thimphu.

After breakfast drive to Punakha with a short stop at Dochula pass
(3,080m) We stop our vehicle here and you have a chance to take in the view and admire the Chorten, mani wall, and prayer flags that decorate the highest point on the road. In a clear weather day, We can see the best views of Mount Managing (7,158m), Tsendagang (6,960m), Terigang (7,060m ), Jejegangphugang (7,158 m ), Kangphugang (7,170 m ), Zongphugang (7, 060 m ), a table mountain that dominates the isolated region of Lunana – finally Gangkar plenum, the highest peak in Bhutan at 7,497m.

Later visit Punakha Dzong, built strategically at the junction of Pho Chhu and Mo Chhu rivers in 1637 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal to serve as the religious and administrative center of the region. It has played an important role in Bhutan’s history.  Now it has been fully restored which was damaged by four catastrophic fires and an earthquake.

From here our drive is to continue to Wangduephodrang, visiting Dzong and the local market. This place popular for its bamboo products, slate, and stone carvings.

Overnight at the hotel in Punakha.

Today we will return to Paro with a beautiful drive. On our route back We will visit Simtokha Dzong, the oldest fortress of the Kingdom built in 1627, it now houses the School for religious studies.

Afternoon in Paro visits Ta Dzong, the National Museum of the Kingdom. Originally built as Watch Tower since 1967 it is serving as the National Museum of the country and holding a fascinating collection of art, artifacts, thangka paintings, and Bhutan’s exquisite postage stamps.

Afterward, walk down a hillside trail to visit Rinpung Dzong. It is one of the first spiritual and temporal ruler of Bhutan and the Dzong houses is the monastic body of Paro, the office of the Dzongda (district administrative head), and Thrimpson (judge) of Paro district?

Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

After breakfast, drive north of Paro valley to the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong.
This fort has historical value as Bhutanese repelled several invasions by Tibetan armies.
WE will see the other traditional Bhutanese Farm House, which offers a good insight into the lifestyle of local people.

We start our hiking to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery, the most famous of Bhutanese monasteries. When Guru  Rinpoche was here on the back of a tigress and meditated at this monastery, hence, it is called “Tiger’s Nest.” The excursion to the monastery takes about 5 hours for a round trip.

While a return to Paro town visits en route Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the Kingdom.
Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

The last day in Bhutan. Enjoy your breakfast, Your driver, and guide will take you to the airport for flight to onward destination.

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Cost Includes

  • Airport to Paro and back to Airport by private transportation with our airport representative.
  • All tour transport is by comfortable vehicle by private car or Hiace as per the group size
  • All necessary travel permits
  • Experienced English speaking Bhutanese guide and local staff
  • Accommodation on a luxury hotel in Bhutan with twin sharing room basis
  • City tour as per the above itinerary and all entrances fees at the monastery
  • Your meals during the trip ( Breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • All government taxes, service charges
  • Bhutan Visa fee and necessary arrangements

Cost Excludes

  • Airfare To/From Paro, Bhutan
  • Travel Insurance, Personal equipment, telephone calls, internet, laundry
  • Personal expenses such as a drinks, beverages, tips and gratitude
  • All airport taxes
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    06 days

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    Bhutan

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    02 to 12 pax

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    Luxury hotel

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Easy

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a Bhutan trip cost?

Bhutan tour is of the most expensive trips in the world. The normal tour cost in Bhutan at the high-season months (March, April, May, September, October, and November), the cost of visiting Bhutan is $250 US per person per day. If you are traveling solo, you, unfortunately, have to pay a surplus of $40 US a day, bringing your total to $290 US a day.

but if you are doing a Bhutan luxury tour with 5-star hotels it costs you more from Usd 500 to USD 600 per day.

Which is the best time to visit Bhutan?

October to December is the best time to visit Bhutan, the second ideal time is from March to May.

Can you go to Bhutan without a tour?

It is not possible to travel Bhutan independently, you must hire a tour company to get a visa and arrange your Bhutan luxury tour. Only citizens from India, Bangladesh, and The Maldives can travel to Bhutan without a pre-arranged tour.

Why is Bhutan so expensive?

Bhutan is so expensive because The Bhutanese government is intent on preserving the country’s culture and pristine wilderness. The country is believing the high tourist tax guarantees a ‘high value – low impact’ tourism.

There are also a number of things that make Bhutan is expensive. The standard accommodation and meals to internal taxes and tourism royalty fees. The cost of the tour includes your daily fee including your accommodation, meals, guide, driver, and car transport. While dong the Bhutan luxury tour you must be with a guide and driver who you will need to book via a tour operator, such as Experience Travel Group. The tips for you to save the cost is to book the tour early as you can get a good flight fare.


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