Bhutan Cultural Tour
Far East 16 nights / 17 days
This trip is designed for those who are
interested in seeing a greater part of the country. The tour
provides an insight into the remoteness of the country’s Far
East, where development is minimal due to the high passes
and terrain. Your visit will feature an authentic look at
the Bhutanese lifestyle. You will see firsthand and up close
how people live and work.
The East is famous for hand woven
textiles, known as Khushu Thakra. Every household has a
weaving loom. Weaving is usually done in winter when there
is less agricultural work. Other trip highlights include the
Khaling Weaving Center, school for the blind and the
Kanglung College, called Sherubtse, which is currently the
only University in Bhutan.
Mythical Central Bhutan
11 nights / 12 days
central Bhutan tour will take you deep into the heart of the
beautiful Bumthang valley, considered the Switzerland of
Bhutan. Our route crosses three high mountains passes:
Dochula at 3100m, Pelela at 3300m and Yotongla, the highest
Bumthang is considered to be the spiritual home of the
Bhutanese people. The entire Bumthang valley is dotted with
some of the oldest historical monuments and Nyes (sacred
places) in all of Bhutan, some dating back to the 7th
century A.D., a period of which there is little modern
This tour also travels to Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Wangdue
and Trongsa. Besides these destinations, we also include
highlights such as a visit to the Gangtey valley to spot the
black-necked crane. This rare bird is an endangered species
which migrates in winter from the plateau of Tibet and
Siberia. Another visit features the Kuenga Rabten Palace, a
ruling home of Bhutan’s second King, Jigme Wangchuk, for a
Essence of Himalayas 6
nights/ 7 days
Designed for those travelers who have a
week to spend in Bhutan, this tour takes you across the
Dochula Pass (3100m) to the old capital of Bhutan. Built in
1637, picturesque Punakha was the capital until 1958.
Situated between two rivers, the Mo-Chu & Pho-Chu (Male &
Female River), Punakha is now the winter residence for the
monks of Bhutan.
Glimpse of Bhutan 4 nights /
This tour is designed for shorter visits
to Bhutan. It is perfect for travelers with limited time and
a limited budget. The itinerary features visits to scenic
Paro and historic Thimphu, the vibrant capital of Bhutan and
home of the King.
Bhutan & India 15 nights/16
India (Darjeeling, Sikkim & Kalimpong) &
This is designed to leave more time as well as to compensate
the high costs of Bhutan with the low costs of India, so
that clients can afford more days. Clients may travel from
Bhutan to India or reverse the direction according to
convenience, as well as lengthen their stay in Bhutan.
Custom made itineraries are included on request.
Note: if you would
like to make treks in Sikkim.
Please contact us.