Bhutan Adventure

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: ADPP

From: £1869.15

Imagine a country where a land’s worth is measured differently — think Gross National Happiness instead of Gross Domestic Product. Now stop dreaming because you are in the unexplored mountain kingdom of Bhutan. Beauty and wisdom are revealed at each dzong, every gompa, and most incredibly, in the eyes of every smiling Buddhist monk you meet. On treks through remote trails and visits to Paro, Thimphu, and Punakha, nature lovers, photographers, and culture junkies will uncover a purity of culture, traditions, and kindness.

Day 1 Paro (1D)

Arrive at any time, arrival transfer included. Take an orientation walk of Paro town before dinner at a local restaurant.

Day 2 Paro (1B, 1L, 1D)

Hike to the stunning Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest). After lunch, hike back down to Kyichu Temple, one of the oldest temples in Bhutan.

Day 3 Paro/Bumdrak Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)

Trek through fluttering prayer flags, rhododendron trees, and conifer forests to reach Bumdrak camp at 3860m.

Day 4 Bumdrak Camp/Thimphu (1B, 1L, 1D)

Trek back down through grassy meadows and trees covered in wispy moss. Continue with a short ride to Thimphu, the capital city.

Day 5 Thimphu (1B, 1L, 1D)

Visit the National Memorial Chorten, the Buddha Point, and Motithang Takin Preserve. In the evening, visit Tashichho Dzong.

Day 6 Thimphu/Gangtey Gonpa (1B, 1L, 1D)

Drive through the Bhutanese countryside passing small villages and panoramic views of the Himalayas en route to Gangtey for a night in a family’s farmhouse.

Day 7 Gangtey Gonpa/Punākha (1B, 1L, 1D)

Head to the ancient capital of Punakha. Enjoy a short hike in Lobeysa to Chime Lhakhang, built in 1499 before visiting Punakha Dzong.

Day 8 Punākha/Haa Dzongkhag (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy Punakha before driving to Haa Valley. Take in more scenic Himalayan ranges and valleys. Visit the White Temple (Lhakhang Karpo) before an evening walk around town.

Day 9 Haa Dzongkhag/Paro (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a short hike up to Kila Gompa, a nunnery perched on a cliff housing over 60 nuns. Continue on to Paro, with free time to wander the streets and pick up some souvenirs.

Day 10 Paro (1B)

Depart at any time. Airport transfer included.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
11/03/2019 20/03/2019 5 £1869.15
18/03/2019 27/03/2019 13 £1928.65
25/03/2019 03/04/2019 14 £1928.65
08/04/2019 17/04/2019 12 £1928.65
22/04/2019 01/05/2019 10 £1928.65
06/05/2019 15/05/2019 11 £1869.15
20/05/2019 29/05/2019 15 £1869.15
10/06/2019 19/06/2019 15 £1869.15
24/06/2019 03/07/2019 15 £1869.15
22/07/2019 31/07/2019 15 £1869.15
12/08/2019 21/08/2019 15 £2199.00
26/08/2019 04/09/2019 15 £2199.00
02/09/2019 11/09/2019 15 £2269.00
16/09/2019 25/09/2019 14 £2269.00
30/09/2019 09/10/2019 15 £2269.00
07/10/2019 16/10/2019 15 £2269.00
14/10/2019 23/10/2019 15 £2269.00
21/10/2019 30/10/2019 15 £2269.00
02/03/2020 11/03/2020 15 £2199.00
16/03/2020 25/03/2020 15 £2269.00
30/03/2020 08/04/2020 15 £2269.00
13/04/2020 22/04/2020 15 £2269.00
27/04/2020 06/05/2020 15 £2269.00
11/05/2020 20/05/2020 15 £2199.00
25/05/2020 03/06/2020 15 £2199.00
08/06/2020 17/06/2020 15 £2199.00
22/06/2020 01/07/2020 15 £2199.00
13/07/2020 22/07/2020 15 £2199.00
10/08/2020 19/08/2020 15 £2199.00
07/09/2020 16/09/2020 15 £2269.00
14/09/2020 23/09/2020 15 £2269.00
21/09/2020 30/09/2020 15 £2269.00
05/10/2020 14/10/2020 15 £2269.00
12/10/2020 21/10/2020 15 £2269.00
19/10/2020 28/10/2020 15 £2269.00

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