This Bhutan tour 3 days is a shorter tour package designed for visitors to explore Paro and Thimpu of Bhutan, from Nepal. Enjoy the Himalayan flight with spectacular and stunning views over the Himalayas to Paro Airport. Visit the famous Taktsang Monastery perched on the side of a cliff, also known as Tiger’s Nest. Bhutan the land of the Thunder Dragon, is a popular destination for tourists. The amazing mountainous landscape, unique Buddhist architecture, religious festivals, and delightful welcoming people are just some of the many draws to this special place.
Take advantage of this Bhutan Tour 3 Days great opportunity to visit Bhutan in just a few days.
Day 1:Fly to Paro, explore Thimphu
Transfer to the airport in Nepal and fly 1-hour to Paro. A spectacular descent through mountainous valleys brings you into the Kingdom of Bhutan. In Paro, you will be received by your Bhutanese guide and after clearing customs and visa control you are transferred to your hotel.
A short picturesque drive about 2 hours along the valley brings you to the capital of Bhutan, Thimphu. After lunch at a local restaurant, start your sightseeing with a visit to the Textile Museum, a traditional paper-making factory, and the post office to see Bhutan’s beautiful stamps which also depict the country’s myths, traditions, and culture. Alternatively, you can choose less formal sightseeing and simply walk around the town with your guide.
Overnight at hotel. Meal: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Thimphu, Taktsang, Paro
In the morning, we’ll drive to Satsam Chorten and then hike to the famous Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) Monastery, which is built around a cave where Guru Rinpoche (also known as Guru Padmasambhava) meditated. The legend has it that Guru Rinpoche is said to have flown to the site of the monastery on the back of a tigress from Tibet and meditated in the cave for three months. The view of the monastery is worth the steep 1.5 hours walk up a wide mountain path.
After lunch, we visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest temples in Bhutan.
Overnight at hotel. Meal: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 3: Paro, departure
After breakfast, our Bhutanese agent will escort and bid you farewell at Paro Airport.
You will be accommodated in Alpine Hotel and Apartment or similar hotels in Kathmandu, standard tea houses during Annapurna Base Camp Trek, and tents when climbing. Most tea house accommodations will only have shared toilet facilities. For tent accommodation, a foam mattress will be made available. In the climbing section, toilet facilities will be provided with necessary natural preservation. All accommodations in Kathmandu and tea houses are on a twin-shared basis whereas a single tent will be provided to each individual for the climbing section. We can cater to a special request for a single room in Kathmandu by paying a single supplement of USD 310. However, there are several tea houses on the trekking route that doesn’t allow single room accommodation. On paying a single supplement, you will get a single room in Kathmandu however sometimes it is feasible only in the trekking areas of the lower elevations.
During the Annapurna Base Camp Trek (ABC Trek), you can enjoy Nepali, Tibetan, Indian as well as more common continental cuisines. Breakfast (only) will be provided during your stay in Kathmandu whereas all meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) will be available during the trek and climb. While trekking, breakfast will be taken in the same place we stay the night. Similar arrangements can also be arranged for dinner. Lunch will be taken en route to the next destination. During the climbing session, hygienic and freshly-cooked food will be provided. There will also be welcome and farewell dinners in Kathmandu.
Your safety is of paramount importance to us at Alpine Club of Himalaya. We have the absolute authority to cancel the trip or change the itinerary, when deemed necessary or when we have reason to believe your safety is at stake. Weather conditions, the health condition of a group member, natural disasters, and such, can contribute to changes in the itinerary when traveling in remote mountainous regions. In these extreme situations, we kindly request that you offer your full cooperation to the trusted leader of the group appointed by the Alpine Club of Himalaya. However, we assure you that we will make every effort to keep to the above itinerary.
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