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Trip Overview of Luxury Travel to Bhutan

Luxury travel to Bhutan 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.

Luxury travel to Bhutan 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.

Stay in a highly rated hotel

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. guest can also enjoy the interior design of these luxurious infrastructures and receive an appealing mood. You can feel at home and at ease. Visitors also can leisurely enjoy all the privileges and advantages of the Bhutan Luxury Tour.

Highlights of Luxury travel to Bhutan

  •  The abundant presence of various religious and historical places
  • Great views of mountains
  • A great place to learn art and culture
  • amazing scenic  & natural beauty
  • A completely new cultural experience e
  • View and visit of various religious and historical places

Packing list and equipment for Luxury travel to Bhutan

During the Bhutan 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 a skirt
  • Winter clothes
  • Hiking/trekking boots
  • Socks for hiking boots Sunscreen for lips and face
  • Sunglasses
  • Sneakers
  • Long and short T-shirts or cotton shirts
  • Sun Hats
  • Walking Sticks
  • Backpack or Suitcase

 

Dress code to  Dzong and Monastery

  • 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.

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 for your Bhutan tour.

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 emergency contact information.

Best time for Luxury travel to Bhutan

The best time for Bhutan luxury travel 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 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.

2. Summer (June, July & August):

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

3. Autumn (September, October & November)

This is the time when the entire landscape turns into golden color. The farmers harvesting their crops in the golden-colored paddy fields under the crisp blue skies. Furthermore, this is the time for an amazing view of Bhutan’s landscape in the Autumn season.

4. 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.

 


Luxury Travel to Bhutan - Trip Info

Duration: 6 days

Grade: Easy to Exotic

Tour Type: Private tour

Activities: Natural and cultural sightseeing

Transportation: Private vehicle

Max Elevation:

Culture: Bhutanese Culture, Buddhist

Route: Paro – Thimphu – Punakha – Paro

Best Season: Autumn and spring

 

Detailed Itinerary of Luxury Travel to Bhutan

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 is 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, visit 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 to 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 is 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 in 1967 it is serving as the National Museum of the country and holds 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 rulers of Bhutan and the Dzong houses is the monastic body of Paro, the office of the Dzongda (district administrative head), and Thompson (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 a flight to your 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 drinks, beverages, tips, and gratitude
  • All airport taxes

Tour visiting places

Best day hiking in Tiger’s Nest Bhutan

The Tiger’s Nest Monastery is location is nearby Paro city (20 minutes by car), making Paro the perfect home base when making this visit. Since most people can only visit Bhutan on an organized tour, the Above the Himalaya team will arrange this wonderful Bhutan tour for you. Paro Taktsang is considered the thirteen tiger lair caves in which he has meditated.

The temple of the Guru with eight Names (which was devoted to Padmasambhava), has an elegant structure built around the cave in 1692 by Gyalse Tenzin Rabgye. A famous festival named Tsechu is celebrated in the Paro valley during March or April in honor of Padmasambhava. People from all around the world visit this extraordinary place.
The physical structure of Tiger’s nest is unique and looks amazing in the small hills, There are a small collection of buildings unstable perched on a cliff 900 meters off the ground.

The exciting story behind the name Tigers Nest evolved when the legend Guru Rinpoche was carried from Tibet to this location on the back of the tigress. Today the monastery comprises four temples with residential accommodations for the monks.

Tiger’s Nest Monastery is a short, enjoyable Bhutan tour and trek that is doable for every person. It takes a full day to visit this Monastery. During the visit, it takes an easy four /five hours to do the round trip hike, an additional one hour to tour the Monastery on average. Many people also have lunch in the cafeteria close to the monastery.

Paro

Extending from the conflux of the Paro chu and the Wang Chhu Rivers at Chuzom up to Mt. Chomolhari, Paro valley gives a marvelous view for the visitors. It is the most extensive valley in the Kingdom occupied by fertile rice fields and hence depicts a beautiful, crystalline river going down the valley. Beautiful traditional-style houses and hills on edge have beautifully surrounded the valley. this is one of the best places to visit in Bhutan.

Situating in the flat valley bottom and following a grid-like pattern are the peculiar characteristics of Paro Valley.

The area comprises over 155 temples and monasteries, some of which date back to the 14th century. Paro valley also includes the country’s first and only international airport.

Famous historical and religious sites and numbers of high-end tourist resorts make Paro Valley perfect for a Tourist destination.

The central plaza is decorating with a large prayer wheel and a small amphitheater. All the events are held in that beautiful place throughout the year.

Thimphu

Thimpu, the largest and capital city, is situated in the western part of central Bhutan, is one of the beautiful valleys for visitors. Thimpu is also the best place to visit in Bhutan.
The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan offers you a perfect holiday destination to observe natural beauty and for relaxing, entertainment purposes. You never avoid the interesting things Thimpu is offering, and surely this charming city will never disappoint you. This place is essential for people having Buddhist faith.
Whether it be charming hiking trails, or exploring indigenous wildlife species, Thimphu stood out to be the best travel destination among other cities.

Striking arts and metal works are the fantastic creation of this place and have become a significant reason to travel.
Juni Handmade Paper Factory and Bumthang Owl Trek are the most doable things in Thimphu.
The Bumthang Owl Trek is the wildest and engaging activity to do in Thimphu. You will run into hundreds of these majestic birds in this trek. Hooting at night is what they do to entertain us. You can have a beautiful three-long day trip and explore the Bumthang and Choekar valleys.

From there, you will get fantastic views of Mt. Gangkarpunsum, ZampalamChudek, and TharpalingGompas.
Bhutan is an immensely rich country based on its cultural heritage and arts, Junghi Handmade Paper Factory, is an exciting thing to do in Thimpu. It also teaches tourists about traditional papermaking techniques, which include pulping, rolling, and coloring the paper.

Discovering the Thimpu and its people are getting popular and has become a dream of many travelers around the world. Thimpu visit offers you a wide variety of things to observe, such as a long list of Buddhist sites. We can enjoy seeing the old Monastery, museums, and other beautiful places to explore the best places to visit in Bhutan.

Full day tour in  Bhutan

Bhutan’s full-day tour offers a repository of ancient heritage, museums, and monumental sites. Tiger Next monastery is that the one of major assets in Bhutan that holds great historical interest among Bhutanese people. at some point, the Bhutan Tour package presented by a visit to Bhutan cares in exploring and sightseeing of the ancient Tiger next monastery and its surrounding landscapes. The incredible scenery and natural panorama encompassing Tiger next monastery added more charm to the present short trip in Bhutan. Moreover, the incredible artifacts, magnificent decoration, amazing worship center, and true devotees allow travelers to immerse deep into the traditional Buddhist Bhutanese culture and history. This short excursion in Bhutan is right for those seeking to explore cultural and nonsecular site located outskirt of Paro without having had long days trip.

Experience the cultural vivacity and natural grandeur inherent in Bhutan, while on a Bhutan tour with day hikes. Your Bhutan tour begins from the gorgeous Paro city where you visit Rinpung Dzong (fortress), Kichu Lhakhang temple, and Drugyal Dzong. The next step of the Bhutan tour in Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan where you get an opportunity to witness the antique grandeur and monuments. WE will take you to visit the King’s Memorial Chorten, nunnery temple, mini zoo, folk heritage museum including the magnificent Tashichho Dzong.

If time permits we can go hiking to Wangditse Gompa, Lungchutse Monastery, and to Khamsum Yulley Namgyel Chorten. Bhutan tour offers surreal views and glorious mountain vistas of Everest, Kanchenjunga, and other famous Himalayan peaks. The sacred Jomolhari and Mount Jichu Drake in Bhutan are among the best things to ascertain while on the road to Bhutan.

Our Bhutan Luxury Tour Guides

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 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.

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We can run a trip for solo travelers, couple, friends and family with children. Our private trips are running every day. If you are looking for a small group trip please contact us.

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    Trip Facts

    • Trip Duration

      Trip Duration
      06 days

    • Tri Destination

      Destination
      Bhutan

    • Trip Group Size

      Group Size
      2-10 person

    • Accomodation in Trip

      Accomodation
      luxury 5 star hotel

    • Trip Difficulty

      Trip Difficulty
      Easy

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