Bhutan Tour Packages From Kolkata

Bhutan Tour Packages From Kolkata - 7 Nights / 8 Days
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  • Arrive Paro by Bhutan Airlines

    Bhutan Airlines trip to Bhutan is among the most incredible in the entire Himalayas. Whether flying along the Himalayan variety from Kathmandu or over the foothills from Kolkata.

    On arrival at Paro airport, immigration and customs formalities and then received by our representative and transfer to the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel in Thimphu.

  • Thimpu

    Start your trip with a complete day sightseeing in Thimpu valley which include National Library (renowned for its huge collection of Buddhist texts as well as manuscripts), Paint College, known for its tango paintings, the Typical Medication Institute, the Fabric and Folk Heritage Museum, the Memorial Chorten, integrated in the memory of Bhutan's 3rd king, Trashichhodzong and also Handicrafts Stand.

    Bhutan's National Library - Is located close to the Thangkha painting school and contains arguably the best collection of religious and historical literature in the Himalayas. The Textile and Folk Heritage Museum opened in the year 2001 is a fascinating testimony of the Bhutanese material culture and living traditions. The Memorial Chhorten, a pious landmark for Thimphu's residents, was erected in 1974 by the mother of Third King, in memory of her son.

    Memorial Chorten - This stupa, which is predominantly white with spires of gold, was erected in 1974 in honor of the father of modern Bhutan, the third king of the country, His Majesty Jiqme Dorji Wangchuck. The Memorial Stupa, Thimphu, also known as the Thimphu Chorten, is a stupa in Thimphu, Bhutan, located on Doeboom Lam in the southern-central part of the city near the main roundabout and Indian military hospital with its prominent landmark in the city of golden spires and bells. It is popularly known as "the most visible religious landmark in Bhutan".

    Stay overnight at the hotel in Thimpu.

  • Thimphu - Trongsa (200 Km, 6 Hrs)

    Post an early morning breakfast, take a roadway journey to Dochula Pass. On the way, stop at Gangkar puensum, the highest possible optimal in Bhutan at 7,497. Later on, precede your drive in the direction of Wangduephodrang. After having lunch in Wangduephodrang, continue towards Tongsa across Pelela pass.

    En route, halt at Chendbji Chorten, constructed by a lama called Shida in the 18th century. After arrival in Trongsa,

    Dochula Pass—a beautiful mountain pass, which is about 20 km from Thimphu is a concentration of 108 memorial stupas known as “Druk Wangyal Chortens.” It’s not just a place of historical and religious importance, but also a popular tourist attraction that any traveler would want to witness on their journey through Bhutan. The best time to visit Dochula Pass, Bhutan is from September to February for picturesque and closer views of the snow-laden Himalayas. Bhutan on the road from Thimpu to Punakha where 108 memorial Chortens or stupas known as "Druk Wangyal Chortens" have been built by Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk, the eldest Queen Mother.

    Gangkhar Puensum - is the highest mountain in Bhutan and a strong candidate for the highest unclimbed mountain in the world with an elevation of 7,570 meters and a prominence of 2,995 meters. Its name means "White Peak of the Three Spiritual Brothers". It lies on the border with Tibet.

    Wangduephodrang - South of Punakha is Wangduephodrang also commonly known as Wangdue, the last western town on the highway before entering central Bhutan. It is a bustling town with a pretty view of the valley and the dzong. The second largest district in Bhutan has a population of approximately 28,000 and is located at an altitude of 4,300 feet. The little town is popular for the tales of shaman culture, ornamental speeches or Lozeys of Shaa, the ancestral home of Pema Tshewang Tashi, the knight whose lozey still remains a favorite amongst the Bhutanese. The higher reaches of the valley provides rich pastureland for cattle. The district is also known for its fine bamboo work and its slate carvings.

    Overnight stay at the hotel.

  • Trongsa - Bumthang (68 Km, 3 Hours)

    After breakfast in the morning, trip to Trongsa Dzong, developed by Shabdrung in 1647. And Ta Dzong (view tower), devoted to King Gesar of Ling. Later, drive to Bumthang, which is around 3 hours. After traveling 29 kilometers, you'll reach the Yutong La pass. Upon arrival in Bumthang, check in at the lodge. Message lunch, visit Kurje Lhakhang, where the saint Padmasambhava regulated a local adversary and also left his body mark on a rock, Jambey Lhakhang, Tamshing Abbey, Jakar Dzong and Swiss Farm House.

    Trongsa - Previously Tongsa, is a Thromde or town, and the capital of Trongsa District in central Bhutan. The name means "new village" in Dzongkha. The first temple was built in 1543 by the Drukpa lama Ngagi Wangchuck, who was the great-grandfather of Ngawang Namgyal, Zhabdrung Rinpoche, the unifier of Bhutan.

    Kurjey Lhakhang - also known as the Kurjey Monastery, is located in the Bumthang valley in the Bumthang district of Bhutan. This is the final resting place of the remains of the first three Kings of Bhutan. Also, a large tree behind one of the temple buildings is believed to be a term that was left there by Padmasambhava.

    Jambay Lhakhang - Jambay Lhakhang is said to be one of the 108 temples built by the Tibetan King Songtsen Goenpo in 659 AD on a single day to pin down an ogress to earth forever. A supine demoness was causing obstruction to the spread of Buddhism, and the temples were constructed on her body parts that spread across Tibet, Bhutan and the borderlands.

    Jakar Dzong - Jakar is a town that lies in the heart of Bhutan. It is the district capital of the pivotal Bumthang district as well as the location of the Jakar Dzong which is the regional fortress of the dzong. Roughly, Jakar translates to ‘white bird’ which is in reference to the foundation myths. According to a prevalent myth here, a roosting white bird signaled the auspicious and proper location to locate a monastery here in 1549. 

  • Bumthang - Punakha (205 Kilometres, 6 Hours)

    After morning meal in the morning; discover the enchanting valley of Bumthang. Later on, proceed to Trongsa for lunch at a neighborhood dining establishment. Later on, drive towards Punakha. On the way, see the Wangduephodrang Dzong as well as the regional town. After arrival in Punakha.

    Bumthang Valley - is a spiritual heartland in Bhutan. It is brimming with several precious and ancient Buddhist sites. Bumthang is a religious hub of Bhutan and comprises of some of the oldest temples of Buddhists. Apart from the Jakar, the principal town in the Bumthang Valley along with its undulating terrain with its numerous temples and the apple trees is a sheer delight for the tourists. The visitors who come here can marvel at the scenic Trongsa Dzong that lies on the top of the steep ridge which drops off amidst the clouds in the southern end. This scenic town is often regarded as an overnight destination for the travelers who come here all the way to the eastern and central Bhutan. The language spoken in the Bumthang district is known as Bumthangkha.

    Overnight stay at Hotel.

  • Punakha - Paro (125 Kilometres, 4.1/ 2 Hrs.)

    In the morning, check out Punakha Dzong, a large complicated constructed at the confluence of two rivers. Message lunch, proceed to Paro. En route, go to the typical Bhutanese Ranch Residence supplying insight into the local way of life. Upon arrival in Paro, Overnight stay at the hotel.

  • Paro

    Begin with a full day sightseeing tour of Paro Valley that includes browsing through to Ta Dzong, the watchtower for the Paro Dzong. After lunch; hit the road to Drukgyel Dzong:-

    Drukgyel Dzong - integrated in 1647 to celebrate Bhutan's success over the Tibetans. On the way, check out Kyichu Lhakhang, among the earliest as well as most sacred shrines in Bhutan. Keep overnight at the hotel in Paro.

  • Paro Depart.

    After morning meal in the early morning, you will certainly be moved to the airport terminal to board a flight to forwarding location. 


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Accommodation


Inclusions

What's Included

  • Return airport transfers by non ac private vehicle.
  • Inter hotel transfers by non ac private vehicle.
  • 02 Nights' accommodation in Paro.
  • 02 Nights' accommodation in Thimphu.
  • 01 Night accommodation in Trongsa.
  • 01 Night accommodation in Bumthang.
  • 01 Night accommodation in Punakha.
  • Local sightseeing at Thimphu, Punakha and Paro as per the above itinerary by non ac vehicle.
  • Taxes, permits, parking and driver's daily allowance.
  • All applicable hotel taxes as of today

What's Excluded

  • Air Fare.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, porter-age etc.
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance Fees, video camera permits during sightseeing.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client directly).
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Any other feature which is not mentioned in the "Cost includes "column.
  • Service tax @ 5% on total billing.

Bhutan Tour from Kolkata Highlights

  • Visit Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Trongsa, Bumthang Valley
  • Visit Kyichu Lhakhang and Paro Rinpung Dzong at Paro.
  • Explore Taktsang Monastery in Paro.
  • Visit Changkha Monastery and mini zoo at Thimpu.
  • Enjoy the shopping of arts and textiles of Bhutanese, Thimpu.
  • Explore Punakha Dzong and Chime Lhakhang in Punakha.

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How to Reach Bhutan

Travel by Road

You can Book a Bus from Kolkata, India through the border town of Phuentsholing. From Kolkata to Phuentsholing, the Royal Bhutanese Government runs a bus service as well as these buses leaving from Kolkata's Esplanade bus terminus at 7 pm. The days the buses range from Kolkata are Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday which is for Rs. 653. They likewise depart from Phuentsholing Bhutan Message office at 3 pm on Monday, Wednesday and also on Friday which is for Rs. 653 again. The bus journey from Kolkata Esplanade bus terminus takes regarding a 22hrs 30min to reach Phuentsholing. Once you reach the Bhutan Blog post Office, the journey from Phuentsholing to Thimphu is 6 hrs and also the bus service runs once daily for Rs. 200. As in overall, the time taken during the bus trip is 29 hrs 30 minutes including of 1 hrs of transfer.

Travel by Rail

If you wish to travel a by train from Kolkata, many day-trains, in addition to overnight trains range from Kolkata to Siliguri with more ahead to Falakata, which are both in West Bengal. The total rail distance as from Kolkata to Siliguri is 558 kilometers as well as Kolkata to Falakata is 655 kilometers. After you have actually reached Siliguri or Falakata, you can hire a private taxi to Jaigaon which is the Indian border town ideal to cross over to Bhutan's Phuentsholing. Round trip from Siliguri to Phuentsholing takes about a 4-hour journey as well as the taxi fare would be around Rs. 2500-3000. However, from Falakata to Phuentsholing, it takes about 1.5 hours and the distance covered is 52 kilometers.

Travel by Air

Kolkata to Bhutan trips is from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport to Bagdogra Airport which is near Darjeeling, West Bengal. Both the airports provide directs flights to Paro and it usually takes about a 1 hrs 15 minutes’ drive to get to Thimphu from Paro by cars and truck. A flight from Bagdogra to Paro takes 30 minutes and also from Kolkata to Paro it takes 1 hrs 15 mins.