Dragon Heart Tour
Dragon Heart tour lets you to discover the rich cultural heritage of Bhutan. During the trip you will visit to ancient dzongs (forts), monasteries, museums, cultural centers, along with the excursions of picturesque villages of bhutan.
Paro is the only international airport in Bhutan. Your journey starts at Paro, after landing here. This travel package offers you to experinence Bhutanese village life at Wangduephodrang. Opportunity to observe the traditional art of healing to cure diseases at the Indigenous Hospital and learning more about the rich Bhutanese art and culture by visiting the Art & Craft School, National Library, Royal Goldsmith Workshop and Handicraft centers are really lifetime experiences.
Day 01 : Fly to Paro. Transfer to hotel.
Day 02 : Sightseeing in Paro. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Sightseeing in Paro and drive to Thimpu. Overnight at hotel.
First you sight the ancient Drugyel Dzong near airport and capture the wonderful view of the entire Paro valley from Ta-Dzong. Your drive continues to the capital city of Kingdom, Thimpu, passing through the scenic beauty and discoverig the ample culture, traditions and heritage of Bhutan.
Day 04 : Drive around Pass Punakha. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 : Day excursion to the Gangtey Gompa valley. Overnight at hotel.
Gangtey Gompa is the famous monstery in Bhutan. It is perched atop a small hill that rises from the valley floor and is the only Nyingmapa Monastery on the western side of the Black mountains. The monastery is surrounded by a large village inhabited mainly by the families of the 140 Gomchens (Lay Monks).
Day 06 : Drive to Trongsa Dzong and Bumthang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 : Sightseeing in Bumthang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08 : Excursion around Ura village and Swiss farm. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09 : Drive to Wangduephodrang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Drive to Paro via Lobesa. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11 : Hike to Taktsang monastery. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12 : Transfer to airport and fly out to your destination
What is included?
- Bhutan visa fee.
- Airport transfer.
- Local bilingual guide.
- Group medical kit.
- Hotel accomodation with full board service.
- Private transportation.
- Park entrance fees.
- Sightseeign and site entry fees.
- All necessary organisational requirements.
What is not included?
- Personal expenses.
- Bar and beverage bills.
- Your travel insurance.
- Tip and Gratitude etc.
Highlights of the Tour
Exploring Gangtey gompa, Taktsang, Nyingmapa monastery, beautiful Ura village, Swiss farm, and Bumthang valley, 18-century Chendebji chorten etc.
All the conditions stated in the itinerary are for the visitors who prefer full package programme. At the same time, we also serve you based on your choice. The selection of itineraries and the staff depends on your choice and financial procurement. We have options for any partial visit as per your requirement.
We would like you to know that although we try to follow the program given above, at times local trails or weather conditions may compel us to make slight changes if necessary. The itinerary may also vary slightly subject to our trekkers' acclimatization rates. This odyssey goes into untamed territory above the timberline, so we seek to request maximum flexibility if and when required for the safety of your trip and your life. Thank you so much for your understanding. We value your precious life.
Quick Fact of the Trip
- Trip Duration : 12 days
- Best Season : Spring & Autumn
- Country : Bhutan
- Trip starts : Paro
- Trip ends : Paro
- Group size : Min - 1