NATURE AND CULTURE IN BHUTAN
NATURE AT ITS BEST – BHUTAN
Bhutan’s pristine environment with high rugged mountains and deep valleys, offers ecosystems that are both rich & diverse. Bhutan being one of the small countries in the world, it still has 65% forest coverage making Bhutan a negative carbon zone. Bhutan is known for its natural beauty, forest conservation, gross national happiness, rich wild life, cascading rivers, great culture and heritage.
This 10 Days tour is meant for nature lovers who love exploring nature including Bird watching and visiting the most beautiful and isolated areas in the kingdom, adorned with positive alpine forests and tranquil mountain peaks.
Bhutan has long maintained a policy of strict isolationism, both culturally and economically with the goal of preserving its cultural heritage and independence. Closed to foreign visitors until the 1970’s, Bhutan’s past and present are firmly grounded in traditional Buddhist culture.
Itinerary at a Glance
Day 01: Arrive Paro
Day 02: Tiger Nest Monastery (Paro)
Day 03: Paro – Haa Valley via Chele La (100 Kms – 02 Hrs) – Paro
Day 04: Paro – Chapcha (50 Kms – 1 Hr 30 Minutes)
Day 05: Chapcha – Thimphu (50 Kms – 1 Hr 30 Minutes)
Day 06: Thimphu – Gangtey (150 Kms – 4 Hrs)
Day 07: Gangtey – Punakha (80 Kms – 2 Hrs 30 Minutes)
Day 08: Attend a Traditional Festival, Sightseeing in Punakha
Day 09: Punakha – Paro (125 Kms – 3 Hrs 30 Minutes)
Day 10: Depart Paro