Trip Overview of Bhutan Tour 5 Days
Bhutan Tour 5 days offers an enthralling and unspoiled cultural and natural grandeur. Bhutan is the land of the thunder dragon Kingdom and a visitor’s paradise with an environmentalist’s dream. Enjoy Bhutanese hospitality, respect the ever-changing landscapes, and immerse your self in Bhutan’s luxurious Buddhist lifestyle at some point in your glimpse tour of Bhutan.
Bhutan, a hidden country full of natural wonders and cultural values. Bhutan tour 5 days trip that offers you a fantastic view of spectacular mountains and cultural monuments. Similarly, every site you visit in this heavenly country is full of history and offers you endless happiness. It is the best way to get familiar with the prestigious Bhutanese history and culture.
We are providing you a basic itinerary of a short five days trip. However, you can add days as per your choice. To add to your excitement, the first flight to Paro Airport is enough. Your Glimpse of Bhutan tour to Bhutan tour starts with a scenic flight of the Himalayas to Paro airport. Your plane, full of the sizzling scenes of mountains, will give you a glimpse of how mesmerizing your trip is going to be. Furthermore, While we do the sightseeing of the city, you will get to visit places like Khinchu Lakhang,
Visit Bhutan’s historical, cultural, and religious sites
Moreover, you will then go to Bhutan’s historical, cultural, and religious sites. Also, visit the Paro Rinpung Dzong, Kichu Lhakhang, the oldest temple in the country, and Drugyal Dzong. The next day, We will drive to the capital city of Bhutan, Thimpu. Enjoy a full day of sightseeing, including a visit to the National Memorial Chorten, National Textile Museum, the Folk Heritage Museum, and School of Traditional Painting of Arts and Craft. In addition to that, the National Library, the Traditional Paper Factory, Folk Heritage Museum, the majestic Tashichodzong, and the Simtokha Dzong.
The complete Bhutan tour for 5 days is designed to cover all the famous sightseeing destinations and hazard to peer outstanding artifacts of regular Bhutanese tradition and historical spots. Along with that, Bhutan Glimpse Tour offers you glimpses of the breath-taking view of Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, and other well-known Himalayan peaks consisting of the sacred Jumolhari and Mount Jichu Drake in Bhutan.
In Bhutan tour 4 days, We will also drive to the Paro valley to visit Drukgyel Dzong/Kyi-chu Lhakhang. Therefore Hike to Taktsang Gompa (Tiger’s Nest Monastery). During this tour, We are also going to see the 200-year-old Watch Tower (Ta-Dzong), including the ruins of the historical Drugyel High School. Consequently, enjoying Bhutanese hospitality and culture.
Bhutan Short Tour
For a short time travelers and wanted to enjoy the scenic beauty of Bhutan. This Bhutan Short Tour lets you enjoy the culture and admire the country’s landscape with a hike to Taktsang Monastery. On this short trip, we visit the major town of Bhutan, The city of Paro, Thimpu, exploring its beautiful landmarks. While we are In Paro, visit Rinpung Dzong (fortress), Kichu Lhakhang, and Drugyal Dzong. After we will go to visit the famous Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) Monastery and drive to Thimphu. While there, we will explore Memorial Chorten, the nunnery temple, the folk heritage museum, and others.
The itinerary of Bhutan Short Tour 4 Nights 05 Days gives the wide-ranging journey by exploring the major tourist destinations of the capital city Thimphu like Memorial Chorten, Buddha Dordenma, Thimphu Dzong. A short tour of Bhutan is the easiest way to discover Bhutanese culture, historical and natural highlights of this last kingdom of South Asia.
Highlights of Bhutan Tour 5 days
- Spectacular Flight to Paro over the majestic mountains
- Hiking to the Tiger’s nest also knows as ‘Taktsang Monastery”.
- Visit Tashichho/Thimphu and Rinpung/Paro Dzongs
- Architectural temples and monuments
- A perfect blend of nature and spirituality
- Full of religious and historical places
- Amazing scenarios of various mountains
- This is the journey of the entire of art, culture, values, and natural beauty
Bhutan tour plan for 5 days
Bhutan 4 night 5 days tour plan is the best short tour package. With so much to see in Bhutan, an ideal tour to visit the famous town of Paro and Thimpu with Tiger’s nest monastery. The 5 days tour plan is a magnificent trip of your life driving you to Paro and Thimpu, the capital city of Bhutan. In the meantime, a short visit to Thimpu will lead you to the Heritage Museum and Tradition School of Arts and Crafts. Punakha National Park, Jigme Dorji National Library is some other enthralling sites in this package. this 5 days tour package gives an interesting assortment with culture and normal magnificence. The Himalayan trip to Paro and the visit to Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest) will be an amazing background for you.
Accommodation in Bhutan tour 5 days
Our Bhutan short 5 days tour will use the best available 3-star accommodation if you like to stay in 5-star boutique hotels you can book our Bhutan luxury tour. You can enjoy the wide variety of accommodation in Bhutan which is ranging from luxurious 5-star hotels to cozy little hotels and homestays in traditional Bhutanese homes and settings. Visitors can be assured of the warmth and comfort of the hotels. The hospitality and the ambiance you get from these hotels are incredible.
Meals in Bhutan tour 5 days
The Bhutanese people love chilies, Chillis are an essential part of nearly every dish and are considered so important, Some of that some dishes consist entirely of chilies. However, the buffets put on by tourist hotels are typically not that species. Since our travel in Bhutan is via an all-inclusive package, most of your meals will be in the form of a hotel buffet comprising continental, Indian, Chinese, and one or two toned-down.
Rice is the main meal of Bhutanese mostly white rice and they also eat red rice. they enjoy eating rice with other side dishes consisting of meat or vegetables. The main meats they use are Pork, beef, and chicken. Most loved vegetables are n Spinach, pumpkins, turnips, radishes, tomatoes, river weed, onions, and also green beans. Bhutan produces rice, buckwheat, and barley are also cultivated in various regions of the country depending on the local climate.
Your guide will arrange all your meals, breakfast and dinner, which you are mostly eating at your hotel, and lunch our guide will choose the good restaurants.
Packing tips and Equipment list for Bhutan short 5 days tour
During the Bhutan 5 days short 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
- 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, a short skirt, and also half-pants
- Photographs allowed in the courtyard only.
- Shampoo, conditioner, hair gel
- Hairbrush, comb, mirror, hair ties
- Toothbrush, toothpaste, floss
- Hand sanitizer
- Lotion (Badger foot balm is also helpful)
- Lip balm with sunscreen
- Prescription drugs
- Malaria pills (if necessary)
- Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen, Aspirin
- Disinfectant, antiseptic cream, antibiotic ointment
- Throat lozenges
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.
Bhutan Tour 5 Days - Trip Info
Duration: 05 Days
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 tour 5 days 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 tour 5 days starts 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 short tour 5 days by land or also by flight.
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.
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.
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.
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 short 5 days tour.
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 Bhutan tour 5 days package.