Bhutan Tour – 5 Days
Bhutan is a hidden treasure of South Asia and we have special short 4 night 5 days Bhutan tour package for you. Entering into Bhutan is not as easy as you think. There are various legal formalities to it. It is the land of ‘Thunder Dragon’. This country is protective of its environment, culture, and people. Thimpu is the capital and largest city of Bhutan.
Bhutan only opened its border for foreigners from 1974. It was an unknown kingdom for outsiders till then. The country’s landscape ranges from lush tropical plains in the south to the Himalaya mountains in the north. Bhutan offers you beauty, history, and adventure.
Bhutan is the first country to start the concept of ‘Gross National Happiness’. For them, it is more important than ‘Gross National Product’. Bhutan is all about Buddhism, Monastery and the cultural heritage it posses. 70% 0f its land is still covered with forest area. Bhutan is a peaceful country. They believe in ‘high-value, low-impact’.
Major tourist attraction includes; Paro Taktsang known as Tiger’s Nest, Punakha Dzong, Rinpung Dzong, Tashichho Dzong, Gangteng Monastery, National Museum of Bhutan, Kichu Lhakang, Phobjikha Valley, Chimi Lakhang and many more.
You can visit most of these places during this 4 nights 5 days Bhutan tour. Adventure Great Himalaya Treks & Expeditions will be more than happy to contribute you in this 4 nights 5 days Bhutan tour.
When to visit Bhutan?
If you want clear skies and photo opportunities then the best time to Bhutan is from October to December. In this season you can see the rare black-necked crane in Phobjikha valley.
January-February is colder. If you like this climate, it is suitable for you. You will not feel cold because this season is all about Lhosar. Lhosar celebration will keep you warm.
March-April is the dry season. In late spring, you will see Rhododendron everywhere. There will be greenery everywhere.
Indian monsoon has a huge influence is Bhutan’s climate. June-September is for Bhutan’s Monsoon. Heavy rain in all areas. If you love rain then this is the best season for you followed by the summer season. There are few tourists in the Summer season. You can enjoy your privacy too.
Permits and Regulations for Bhutan tour
Bhutan visa is the most important document for this 4 nights 5 days Bhutan tour. Bhutan visa is compulsory for everyone except citizens of India, Bangladesh, and Maldives. All tourists must have registered guides and private vehicles.
You should also arrange approved tour operators. You cannot travel independently in Bhutan like other countries. Bhutan is strict in its entry and exit policy. It has a specific place for those. There are various travel permits, road permits, and entry permits needed. Adventure Great Himalaya will help you to arrange this.
Food and Accommodation
Bhutanese people are generous. They have a good sense of hospitality. The food is diverse here. Cheese is their favorite food. You may get cheese in almost every food item. Adventure Great Himalaya covers your food and accommodation costs. You will have to pay extra only if you want to try some food on your own or in a 5-star hotel.
The basic menu includes red rice, potato with cheese, vegetable curry, meat curry, momos, etc. Accommodation is available in local hotels. Hotels are standard. They are clean and well managed. Most restaurants will offer Indian and Chinese cuisine. Only a few restaurants provide you international cuisine.
Bhutan Tour Itinerary -4 Night 5 Days
- Transportation by private car or Van as per the group size
- All necessary travel permit
- Bhutan Visa
- English speaking Bhutanese guide.
- Hotel Accommodation in 3 Star.
- Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary.
- Meal plan:- full board basis (b/l/d)
- Transportation during the tour
- Kathmandu to / Paro/ Bhutan flight ticket
- Government tax / Vat
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses such as a drink, guide tips & etc
- All bar bills like coke, beer, bottle of water etc.