16 Nights / 17 Days Eastern Bhutan Tour
West – East Bhutan Cultural tour
Trip to Bhutan with our 17 days eastern Bhutan tour plan journey of distinction offers a unique insight into Bhutanese culture, tradition, life styles and beliefs. The cultural tours are the easiest ways to know about Bhutan. The unique cultural identity is deeply rooted in the teachings of Lord Buddha. The best time for cultural tours to Bhutan is to schedule your trip during Tshechus (Festivals) and Dromchoe (celebrated 3 days prior to the Tshechu). Our 17 days cultural Bhutan travel plan will take you to festivals, holy sites, villages and beautiful spots. The famous festivals are Thimphu, Paro, Bumthang, Trongsa, Gomkora and Chortenkora in Tashiyangtse.
Travel to Bhutan with us and you won’t just be travelling through this mysterious Himalayan kingdom, you’ll touch its pulse and feel its heart.
Sketch Itinerary for 16 Nights / 17 Days Eastern Bhutan Tour:
Day 01. Arrive Paro – Thimphu.
Day 02. Thimphu Sightseeing.
Day 03. Thimphu – Punakha.
Day 04. Punakha – Gangtey (Altitude 3120 m) (66 km, 3 hrs): HIKE TO KHAMSUNG YULLEY MONASTERY.
Day 05. Gangtey – Trongsa – Bumthang (165 kms).
Day 06. Bumthang Sightseeing.
Day 07. Bumthang – Mongar (198 kms, 7-8 hours drive).
Day 08. Mongar – Tashigang (90 kms – 4 hours).
Day 09. Tashigang – Tashi Yangtse.
Day 10. Tashigang – Sakteng Border and back.
Day 11. Tashigang, Excursion to Kanglung & Yonphula Gompa.
Day 12. Tashigang – Mongar.
Day 13. Mongar – Bumthang,
Day 14. Bumthang – Paro sightseeing.
Day 15. Paro Sightseeing (Hike to the Tiger’s Nest): (Altitude 2280 m, 56 kms – 1 hour drive).
Day 16. Paro sightseeing – Excursion to Chelila pass.
Day 17. Departure.