4-day Bhutan tour visits cultural and heritage sites of Paro and Thimphu with a day hike to Tiger Nest Monastery. It offers a scenic view of Paro and Thimpu valley, also preserve the beauty of Bhutan. The tour begins with a spectacular flight from Kathmandu and fly over the majestic mountains of Everest, Kanchenjunga and Makalu to Paro. If you are short on time but want to visit Bhutan, book our guided 4 days Bhutan group tour from Nepal. Hence, a short 4 days tour introduces you the most popular tourist destinations-Paro and Thimphu of Bhutan. For booking inquiry regarding a brief Bhutan tour package price with departure dates of 2023.2024, please call or leave message on WhatsApp at +977 9851023742 and email us at [email protected]
Tour Name: Bhutan Tour
Tour Duration: 4 Days
Tour Difficulty: Easy
Tour Season: Autumn/Spring/Winter
Tour Altitude: 1200m- 3120m
Tour Cost: USD 740-USD 1230
Group Size: 1 - 12 people
Tour Package: Standard
Mode of Transfer: Bus/Car/Flight
Start/End of Tour: Kathmandu /Kathmandu
Nepal to Bhutan Tour Package from Kathmandu - 4 days
Bhutan is mystical land of Thunder Dragon in the Himalayas.The 4 day Bhutan tour is a great way to enjoy the beauty of Bhutan in short time. You will visit Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and the Tiger Nest, the most beautiful places of Bhutan during this tour. Bhutan is peaceful destinations in world to travel, and consist of beautiful valley, mountains, monasteries, river and rolling coaster green hills.
The spiritual land with unique culture, heritage and history.The lifestyle of Bhutanese is very unique, many visitors are attractive to see it like the traditional Thangka paintings, wood and slate carvings, mask making and many other art crafts is their way of life. So, to know more about Bhutan in depth, the 4 days Nepal to Bhutan tour is worthwhile.
Accommodation during Bhutan Tour
Hotels/Lodges and guest houses are used in Bhutan tour.These can vary in terms of service and efficiency, but offer quaint, local charm and flavor. In many instances they might not be like what you are used to back home. Accommodation is generally located in rural areas or outside town centers - they are traditional in architecture, style and its services to the guest. Electricity, WiFi and water can often be sporadic and in some locations, wood stoves may be used.
Meals on Bhutan Tour
All meals are included in the Bhutan package cost. Generally, meals will be buffet style and taken in your hotel or guesthouse. Lunches and dinners will generally include a selection of western, Chinese, or Indian style dishes, with some local specialties on occasion. Don't forget to try the National dishes of emma datse (chili and cheese) and delicious red rice. Rice and vegetable dishes are always present for every meal.Vegetarians are well catered for and meat is the exception rather than the rule with most meals. Bottled and alcoholic drinks are not included with meals and are paid for separately.Each restaurant typically will cook about three or four dishes per group to share. Choices are limited and feedback has suggested that the food isn't the main reason to visit Bhutan. Meals may become a little monotonous with similar offerings at most restaurants. Please don't be offended that your guide and driver do not eat with you. This is the custom in Bhutan and guide and drivers generally eat together in another section of the restaurant.
Bhutan Tour Cost
Bhutan Travel Package cost ranges from $ 250 USD to $ 290 per person per night. The visa cost $ 60 and the flight price are not included in the package cost.In the package price, it includes guide, transfer, guide, accommodations, meals-breakfast, lunch and dinner, permits and taxes, but the drinks and personal expense are excluded.
Difficulty of Bhutan Tour
All travellers need to be in good physical health in order to participate fully on this trip. A reasonable level of fitness is required to enjoy this trip. Many monasteries in Bhutan are reached by long flights of steps. The hike to Tiger Nest Monastery is approx 5 hours return via many uneven steps. You will be at altitudes of over 2500 m, which can affect even the fittest traveller, so be prepared to be a little breathless and speak to your doctor prior to travel if you have any health concerns.
Best Time Tour in Bhutan
Autumn, Spring and Winter is the best time tour in Bhutan. Monsoon rains from June to mid-September, and mild winters through December, January and February.Bhutan features cold, dry winters and warm summers with monsoon rains on the southern sides, while the valleys experience less rainfall.The Himalaya rise above 2500 meters (8202 feet), the winters are cold and while the summer can be warm, the valleys are generally protected against monsoonal rain.The best weather lasts from September after the monsoon through to Jun and the mountains are best admired, with greater air clarity in the autumn. Spring from mid Mar-May is cool and often stormy. Autumn is from Oct to mid Nov with clear skies, warm days and cool sometimes cold nights. As in any high mountain area it can rain, hail or snow at any time of year
Your passport has a minimum of 6 months validity remaining. Your passport details are required to complete your booking. Please ensure the passport details you provide are accurate. Any errors provided may result in extra fees for making corrections in bookings. We recommend taking copies of the main passport pages and other important documents with you as well as leave copies at home with family or friends.
All nationalities require a visa for Bhutan. Travellers can only enter Bhutan on a group visa as part of a tour. Independent visas are not issued. The cost of the visa is included in your tour.Please provide us the following at time of booking in order to apply for your Bhutan group visa: a clear uncut scanned colour copy of the two pages of the personal details section of your passport, email address you will access while travelling and arrival and departure flight details. Generally visas are issued within 5 days of departure and as close as 48 hours prior to travel into Bhutan. We will send your group visa to your travelling email address. Please print this group visa as you must show it at check-in for your flight to Bhutan and on arrival at immigration in Bhutan, where you will have an entry stamp placed in your passport. Please note that the visa is issued by the Royal Government of Bhutan and will contain the nationality and passport number of every member of the group who is travelling on the same departure.
It is customary to tip your guide and driver for outstanding service provided during your trip. You are free to tip more or less as you see fit, depending on your perception of service quality and the length and involvement of your guide on your trip. Tips are greatly appreciated as a gesture of thanks for their professionalism and leadership during your trip. The amount is entirely a personal preference; however, as a guideline,$10 USD-$15 USD per person (in a currency relevant for your destination) per day can be used.
Bhutan tour guide speak English fluently. Your guide will provide information on the places you are travelling through, offer suggestions for things to do and see, recommend great local eating venues and introduce you to local people.
Group Size on Bhutan Tour
We do organize both private and group tour.There will be 1 to 16 people in the groups.The groups are consisting of Children above 12 year, adults and seniors, boys and girls from different parts of the world.You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on Bhutan tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.
Day 1: Kathmandu to Paro and drive to Thimphu(65km, 2 hours)
Upon arrival in Paro airport, clear immigration and customs formalities, and meet your guide and driver outside. Transfer to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. After lunch visit Tashicho Dzong, Zangdopelri temple and other sights as per available time and interests. Overnight Hotel in Thimphu
Day 2: Thimpu Sightseeing and drive to Paro.
There are many things to see in Thimpu which has a very relaxed, laid-back feel about it. Thimphu is relatively small having a population of approximately 90,000 people and the streets are wide and tree lined. In the morning you will visit the Late King’s Memorial Chorten, the National Library, the indigenous hospital specializing in herbal medicine, handmade paper factory, and the nunnery at Zilukha. In the afternoon, tour of the school of fine arts where young students learn the traditional arts and crafts, Zo Rig Chusum – the thirteen crafts; Zangtopelri Lhakhang, the Handicraft Emporium and the local handicraft centers to see the varieties of textiles, thangkha paintings, masks, jewellery on display and drive to Paro for overnight in Paro.
Day 3: Taktsang, the Tiger Nest Monastery Hiking.
Early Morning drive to Paro which will take a little more than an hour and we visit the Paro valley, site of the famous Tiger's Nest, the Taktsang Monastery where the legendary Guru Padmasambhava is believed to have flown from Tibet on the back of a tiger to defeat the demons who were opposing the spread of Buddhism in Bhutan. The walk is long, and can be steep in places, but the views are stunning. After lunch at the cafeteria, return to Paro. Overnight in Paro.
Day 4: Paro Airport
After breakfast at the hotel drive to the airport for your return flight.
Internet access is generally fast and very good in both Thimphu and Paro. There may be limited internet access in smaller towns and villages. WiFi is generally free in the lobby and restaurant section of a hotel but charges may apply for internet use within your room.Travel Insurance