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Bhutan Explorer & Paro Tshechu Festival - World Expeditions
13 days

Bhutan Explorer & Paro Tshechu Festival

Start and end in Paro
Tour Operator:
World Expeditions
Max group size:
14
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
31381
Private available:
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Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start and end in Paro! With the Discovery tour Bhutan Explorer & Paro Tshechu Festival, you have a 13 days tour package taking you through Paro, Bhutan and 3 other destinations in Bhutan. Bhutan Explorer & Paro Tshechu Festival includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Paro
  2. Day 2-3: Paro Valley & Tshechu
  3. Day 4: Trek to Taktsang Monastery (walk approx. 5hrs return)
  4. Day 5: Cross Dochu La to Punakha(drive approx. 5hrs)
  5. Day 6: To Gangtey Valley (drive approx. 3hrs)
  6. Day 7: In Gangtey Valley and scenic day hike (walk approx 2hours)
  7. Day 8: To Bumthang (drive approx 4-5hrs)
  8. Day 9: In Bumthang
  9. Day 10: To Tang Valley and drive to Trongsa (drive approx 4hrs)
  10. Day 11: Drive to Thimphu via Lobesa (drive approx 6hrs)
  11. Day 12: Trip concludes in Paro
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights

Reviews About This Operator

  • Carol
    · November 10th, 2018
    The tour was great but we were disappointed that the local company changed the accommodation to lower rated... Show more
  • Leslie
    · October 17th, 2016
    My recent trip to Bhutan was great! The guide was on time and wonderful---very informative. One thing I really... Show more
  • Lesley
    · November 10th, 2015
    An amazing experience in a wonderful and interesting country but the condition of some roads made driving an... Show more

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Good to Know

  • Currency
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    Ngultrum
    Bhutan
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, D, M, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, G.

    Type C
    Bhutan
    Type E
    Bhutan
    Type F
    Bhutan
    Type D
    Bhutan
    Type M
    Bhutan
    Type G
    Bhutan
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Bhutan. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before June 26th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 26th, 2021, a minimum payment of $500 is required to confirm your booking with World Expeditions. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 75 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and World Expeditions will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "World Expeditions" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
  • Accessibility
    Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.