Shangri-La TourShangri-La Tour

Shangri-La Tour

  • Duration10 Days
  • Destination Bhutan
  • Difficulty Level Strenuous
  • Activity Tour

Shangri-La Tour

Trip Itinerary

    Our airport reprehensive will receive you upon arrival at Paro Airport (7,000ft) and drive you through the valley of Paro to the hotel. As you having leisure time we take a leisurely walk around the town of Paro.


       Drive to the Drugyel Dzong. This Dzong is of historical importance, from whose ramparts the Bhutanese repelled Tibetan invaders. On a clear day one can view the sacred Mount Chhomolari, Mountain of Goddess. After lunch visit Ta Dzong, the National Museum housed in an ancient watchtower, which has a fine collection of ancient Thangka painting, textiles, weapons and artifacts. Walk to the traditional wooden bridge.


         Drive to Ramthongkha and then hike to viewpoint of Taktshang, the Tiger's Nest. The monastery unfortunately got burnt in 1998 but it has recently been reconstructed.


           Drive through the beautiful valleys of Paro and Thimphu to the capital of Bhutan - Thimphu. Visit the Zangthopelri Lhakhang, the School of Thankha Painting and the Tashi Nincha folk studio where the traditional folk and mask dance are learned and practiced. Afternoon, visit the Zelukha Nunnery, the TashiChho Dzong and the Handicraft Emporium.


             We take you to visit the Memorial Chorten early in the morning and see also some gold and silversmiths at work. After lunch drive to Punakha through Dochula Pass. Visit Punakha town and visit the Punakha Dzong if the monastic body has shifted to Thimphu for the summer. Drive to Wangdue town.


               You will Visit the Wangdue town. They provide you time to have lunch and drive to Trongsa over the Pelela Pass (3,400 m) in the Black Mountain ranges, which separates the western region from the other regions Bhutan.


                 Visit to the outside premises of Trongsa Dzong one of the largest Dzongs in the country. Visit also the Ta Dzong to Watch Tower and stroll through the small Trongsa town. After lunch, drive to Bumthang Valley.


                   Drive to Ura – this is one of the four valleys of Bumthang. explore the beautiful valley. Visit Ura Lhakhang and drive through the picturesque valley of Bumthang to see Kurje Lhakhang, Tamshing Lhakhang and Kuenshusum Lhakhang.


                     Drive to Thimphu. You will visit the Rukhubji village. Overnight in Thimphu.


                       Drive to paro airport for your final departure.

                      Cost Details
                      Price Includes

                      To quote you with an exact or approximate price, we need the number of persons in your group, the category of hotel, the mode of transportation (by plane or by bus or by jeep etc) & any alternation in your itinerary. Please contact us with these important details first so that we can get back to you on the cost.

                      • Airport picks up & drops by private vehicles.
                      • Standard accommodation during the Bhutan tour.
                      • Local licensed English speaking Bhutan Tour Guides.
                      • All sightseeing tours, Museum entrance Fees as per itinerary.
                      • All meals breakfast, lunch & dinner with Tea and Coffee for whole duration of your stay in Bhutan.
                      • Country Presentation & Tour Briefing on arrival evening.
                      • Mineral water supply for the trek or tour.
                      • Government tax which goes to the country's health & education projects.
                      • Private Transport & Driver within Bhutan.
                      • All our government taxes.
                      • Official expense.
                      • Bhutan Visa Fees.
                      Price Excludes
                      • Your travel insurance.
                      • Bottled/alcoholic/cold drinks room service.
                      • International airfares and airport departure tax.
                      • Items of a personal nature such as laundry.
                      • Tips to staff-Tipping is expected.
                      • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
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