Bhutan

Bhutan is a land of myths and legends that are alive today in preserved culture and maintained traditions. ... Whether you are trekking through the hills and lush valleys or touring the villages, towns and monasteries, you will be one of the fortunate few to visit Bhutan, the best kept secret of the Himalayas.

Days Description
Day 1 : Dep. to New Jalpaiguri by train.
Day 2 : Journey
Day 3 : Arrival New Jalpaiguri & Transfer to Phuntsholing (298Mts / 977Fts), a small town At the Indo-Bhutan border. Overnight in Phuntsholing.)
Day 4 : Today after permit formalities we will drive to Thimphu 6 hours drive, Evening Free time in Thimphu. Overnight in Thimphu
Day 5 : Morning drive to Buddha Point for fascinating view of Thimphu valley and later visit Mini zoo, National Library, Handmade Paper factory & Memorial Chorten (stupa). Afternoon visit Folk Heritage Museum, and Tashi Choze Dzong Later in the evening free time in the Thimphu town. Overnight in Thimphu
Day 6 : In the morning drive to the old capital, Punakha, via Dochu La pass at 3050 metres, where we will stop for a hot drink and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the Eastern Himalaya ranges. In the afternoon visit the imposing Punakha Dzong “Palace of Great Happiness”. Built in 1637, it is strategically placed at the confluence of two rivers, the Po Chu (Male River) and the Mo Chu (Female River). And then take a pleasant walk for half an hour or so across terraced fields to see Chimi Lhakhang (Temple of Fertility) built in the 15th century by the ‘Divine Madman’ (Lama Drukpa Kuenley) [2 hours total for walk and temple. Overnight in Punakha Hotel.
Day 7 : Today after breakfast in the Punakha hotel we will drive back to Paro on the way Lunch in Paro. After lunch you can visit Ta Dzong (‘the watch tower’) now Housing the National Museum. Built on top of the hill above Rinpung Dzong, it Was originally used to defend Rinpung Dzong and the Paro valley during times of war. Its unusual circular construction resembles a conch shell and it now contains a magnificent collection of Bhutanese artefacts – costumes, religious paintings, arms, textiles and a fascinating collection of Bhutan stamps. Later in the afternoon free time to explore Paro Town. Overnight in Paro Hotel.
Day 8 : Take a day walk to the ‘Tiger's Nest’, the sacred Taktshang monastery which Climbs to the rock face 900 metres above the valley floor. Guru Rinpoche is said to have flown to the site riding on a tigress. He subsequently meditated here for three months. It is one of Bhutan’s most holy sites and draws pilgrims not only from Bhutan but also from neighbouring Buddhist countries. You can have lunch at the Taktshang cafeteria from where you get a spectacular view of the monastery Overnight in Paro Hotel.
Day 9 : Early morning breakfast - Transfer from Paro to Phuentsholling – A Drive of nearly 180 kilometers, a drive of approximately 6 ½ - 7 hours – After Arrival Phuentsholing & Halt.
Day 10 : Dep. to New Jalpaiguri. Arrival New Jalpaiguru & Dep. to Aurangabad by train via Howraha.
Day 11 : Journey
Day 12 : Arrival Aurangabad.
Tour Date: 19 NOV 2019
Adult Child (04 to 11Yrs)
36500 +5% GST +Railway /Flight 28500 +5% GST +Railway /Flight

Discount: 5000/-


REMARK: RAILWAY/FLIGHT TICKET EXTRA


Tour Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation in Deluxe class Hotel on double Occupancy.
  • Tour Guide for entire tour
  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner as per mention in Tour Program.
  • All Transportation in Non Ac coaster bus
  • Processing and approve permit
  • All Sightseeing & Entry tickets as per tour itinerary

Tour Cost Excludes:

  • 5% GST Darshan & Pooja Charges, Railway Tickets/Flight Tickets, Porter charges, Camera tickets, Insurance Charges, Medical Expenses, Optional tour charges.

Booking Procedure:

  • At the time of booking fill Booking form with Passport Xerox copy with Advance payment.

Payments:

  • All payments should be made in favour of ‘Heramb Travels’.
  • 5000/- non-refundable deposit per person needs to be paid at the time of booking. Balance tour cost must be paid 21days prior to departure

Cancellation Rules:

  • Cancellation up to 50 days prior to departure: INR 5000.00 Deduction
  • Cancellations between 49 – 40 days prior to departure: 50% of tour cost
  • Cancellations between 40 – 30 days prior to departure: 70% of tour cost
  • Cancellations within 21 days of tour departure: 100% of tour cost