Bhutan, also known as the Land of the Thunder Dragon, is a small and beautiful country located in the eastern Himalayas. The country is famous for its unique cultural heritage, stunning natural landscapes, and commitment to preserving its environment and culture. With a population of just over 750,000, Bhutan is one of the smallest countries in the world, yet it boasts a rich and diverse culture that dates back centuries. Visitors to Bhutan can expect to be immersed in a world of vibrant colors, intricate textiles, and warm hospitality. The country is also known for its iconic landmarks, such as the Tiger's Nest Monastery, a sacred Buddhist site perched high on a cliff overlooking the Paro Valley. For those seeking adventure, Bhutan offers numerous outdoor activities, such as trekking, hiking, and mountain biking, in its pristine and unspoiled wilderness. Overall, Bhutan is a unique and enchanting destination that is sure to leave a lasting impression on anyone who visits.
Day 1: Arrival in Paro
Upon arrival at Paro International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative from Imperial Lotus Tours and transferred to your hotel. After lunch, visit the National Museum of Bhutan, located in a former watchtower that offers stunning views of the Paro Valley. You will also visit Paro Rinpung Dzong, a fortress-monastery that dates back to the 16th century. Overnight in Paro.
Day 2: Trek to Tiger’s Nest Monastery
After breakfast, drive to the base of Taktsang Monastery, also known as the “Tiger’s Nest.” The monastery is perched on a cliff 900 meters above the Paro Valley and is one of the most famous landmarks in Bhutan. Later in the day, you will visit the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong and Kichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest temples in Bhutan. Overnight in Paro.
Day 3: Thimphu Sightseeing
After breakfast, drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. You will visit the National Memorial Chorten, built in memory of Bhutan’s third king. Later in the day, you will visit the Folk Heritage Museum, which showcases the traditional way of life in Bhutan. You will also visit Tashichho Dzong, the main government building in Bhutan and the summer residence of the Je Khenpo, the head of the Bhutanese Buddhist clergy. Overnight in Thimphu.
Day 4: Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Paro International Airport for your flight back home. Your trip with Imperial Lotus Tours comes to an end with fond memories of your glimpse tour in Bhutan.
Imperial Lotus Tours is delighted to offer you an exceptional journey through the enchanting kingdom of Bhutan. To ensure complete clarity about the services included in your tour package, please review the following terms and conditions regarding inclusions:
(Please note that the services mentioned above are exclusively included in your tour package. Any additional services, activities, personal expenses, or purchases (e.g. Airfare, Any expenses of personal nature such at laundry, table drinks, telephone calls etc.) not explicitly listed as included in this agreement will be at your own cost.)
Imperial Lotus Tours is committed to providing you with an enriching and seamless travel experience in Bhutan. We hope you enjoy your stay in this extraordinary kingdom and make unforgettable memories.
Imperial Lotus Tours offers a range of value-added options to enhance your travel experience in Bhutan.
1. Cultural Immersion:
Imperial Lotus Tours offers a range of cultural immersion experiences, including;
1. Traditional Bhutanese cooking classes.
2. Archery lessons.
3. Dance performances.
These activities provide a deeper understanding of Bhutanese culture and traditions, and are a great way to connect with the local people.
2. Wellness Activities:
Bhutan is known for its focus on wellness and mindfulness, and Imperial Lotus Tours offers a range of wellness activities to help you relax and rejuvenate. These include;
1. Yoga and meditation sessions.
2. Traditional hot stone baths.
3. Adventure Activities:
Bhutan is a great destination for adventure activities, and Imperial Lotus Tours offers a range of options, including;
2. Mountain biking.
3. White-water rafting.
These activities provide an opportunity to explore Bhutan’s stunning natural beauty and challenge yourself physically.
4. Customized Itineraries:
Imperial Lotus Tours can customize your itinerary to suit your interests and preferences. Whether you want to focus on cultural experiences, wellness activities, adventure activities, or a combination of all three, Imperial Lotus Tours can create a personalized itinerary that meets your needs.