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Bhutan Dragon Kingdom - World Expeditions
11 days

Bhutan Dragon Kingdom

From Paro to Paro
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16 to 80 year olds
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Our saving: $34
US $3,366
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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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Where You'll Stay


      Reviews about this operator

      • November 10, 2018
        The tour was great but we were disappointed that the local company changed the accommodation to lower rated properties - it turned out that they had acquired a hotel chain and we were always switched to one of their hotels. This was particularly... Show more
      • October 17, 2016
        My recent trip to Bhutan was great! The guide was on time and wonderful---very informative. One thing I really appreciated was the fact that the animals carrying our equipment were healthy and fat---that was very important to me.
      • November 10, 2015
        An amazing experience in a wonderful and interesting country but the condition of some roads made driving an unpleasant experience.



      Bhutan Dragon Kingdom

      • Saturday
        Mar 28, 2020
        from Paro
        11 Days
        Apr 7, 2020
        to Paro
        10+ seats left
        USD $3,366
        Based on Twin Share
      • Sunday
        Apr 5, 2020
        from Paro
        11 Days
        Apr 15, 2020
        to Paro
        10+ seats left
        USD $3,366
        Based on Twin Share
      • Saturday
        Sep 19, 2020
        from Paro
        11 Days
        Sep 29, 2020
        to Paro
        10+ seats left
        USD $3,366
        Based on Twin Share
      • Saturday
        Sep 26, 2020
        from Paro
        11 Days
        Oct 6, 2020
        to Paro
        10+ seats left
        USD $3,366
        Based on Twin Share

      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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      • About the country



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        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.


        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.
      • Payment information
        • For any tour departing before 18 February 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 18 February 2020, 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 70 days 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.
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