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Bhutan Dragon Kingdom - World Expeditions
11 days

Bhutan Dragon Kingdom

Start and end in Paro
Tour Operator:
World Expeditions
Max group size:
14
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
31405
Private available:
From
US $3,400
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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 Hiking & Trekking tour Bhutan Dragon Kingdom, you have a 11 days tour package taking you through Paro, Bhutan and Thimphu,. Bhutan Dragon Kingdom includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Paro
  2. Day 2: Paro Valley, Takstang Monastery (3100m) & National Museum
  3. Day 3: Commence trek to camp (approx 2 to 3 hrs).
  4. Day 4: Trek to Jilli Dzong (approx 2 to 3 hours)
  5. Day 5: Jilli Dzong to Jangchu Lakha (approx 4hrs)
  6. Day 6: Jangchu Lakha to Jimilang Tsho (approx 5 to 6 hrs)
  7. Day 7: Jimilang Tsho to Simkota Tsho (approx 5hrs)
  8. Day 8: Simkota Tsho to Phajoding (approx 4 to 5 hrs)
  9. Day 9: Phajoding to Thimphu (3 hrs)
  10. Day 10: In Thimphu, transfer to Paro
  11. Day 11: Trip concludes
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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
4 nights
Camping
6 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

Dates & Availability

11 days
Bhutan Dragon Kingdom
From Paro to Paro
No credit card fees

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  • Upcoming departures
  • September 2021
  • March 2022
  • April 2022
  • September 2022
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Upcoming departures
  • Saturday
    25 Sep, 2021
    English
    Tuesday
    5 Oct, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $3,400
    0% Interest Instalments
  • Saturday
    26 Mar, 2022
    English
    Tuesday
    5 Apr, 2022
    Multiple Room Types
    $3,400
    0% Interest Instalments
  • Sunday
    3 Apr, 2022
    English
    Wednesday
    13 Apr, 2022
    Multiple Room Types
    $3,400
    0% Interest Instalments
  • Saturday
    17 Sep, 2022
    English
    Tuesday
    27 Sep, 2022
    Multiple Room Types
    $3,400
    0% Interest Instalments
  • Saturday
    24 Sep, 2022
    English
    Tuesday
    4 Oct, 2022
    Multiple Room Types
    $3,400
    0% Interest Instalments

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can you please provide more information about how this tour operates?

    The Bhutan Dragon Kingdom is great mix of cultural and active exploration in this beautiful Himalayan country.
    We offer this tour during the best times to travel to Bhutan in terms of weather as the spring and fall are pleasant for travel, fall outside the monsoon season and avoid travel during the cold winter season.

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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Nu.
    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 27th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 27th, 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.