Bhutan Tour 5N 6D


  • The wonderful scenic Himalayan flight, a spectacular journey to Bhutan.
  • Acquaint the ancient Buddhist principles and unique cultures.
  • Visit Trashichhoe Dzong, National Library, Arts & Crafts School, Handicrafts Emporium, Handicrafts Emporium in Thimphu.
  • Visit Dochula pass (3080m), a vantage point for the beautiful mountains.
  • Punakha Dzong, Wangdue Phodrang, local market in Punakha.
  • Visit Simtokha Dzong, the oldest fortress of the Kingdom of Bhutan.
  • Visit National Museum of Bhutan (Ta Dzong), Rinpung Dzong, Drukgyel Dzong, Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang Monastery), Kyichu Lhakhang in Paro.
  • Visit temples, monasteries and villages treasured with ancient art and architecture, culture and histories.
  • Great photo opportunities of villages, temples, monasteries, landscapes, museums and monuments.

Bhutan, land of the thunder dragon, the country of happiness, lies to the southeastern edge of the Himalayas. The fascinating cultural Kingdom has abundant to offer visitors. The small beautiful country has very easy and short road access to its major destinations, which makes the travel very comfortable and quick. The country is Buddhist dominant and prosperous for its ancient cultures, heritages, tranquil aromatic monasteries, Dzongs (fortress) and the natural beauties. The country is rich with the art galleries, libraries, museums, monuments and the art school where the students produce traditional clothes with exquisite thangka paintings and art.

Our Bhutan Tour 5N 6D offers the amazing tour through the hidden gems of ancient Bhutan to the travelers. Access to Bhutan is either via a flight from Kathmandu or other places of origin to Paro. The tour takes us to the three major cities, viz Paro, Thimphu-the capital and Punakha to the east. The drive towards Thimphu takes us to the most popular monasteries, art school, institution, national libraries, etc. to get acquainted with the ancient art, architecture, cultures and religions of the Buddhist in Bhutan. The next destination is Punakha to the east. The route takes us via Dochula Pass (3080m), the highest vantage point for the stunning mountain peaks. We get back to Paro and visit the villages and the most popular Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang Monastery). The tour offers much more insight into the ancient Buddhist in Bhutan and the modern perspective. The tour concludes on return via a flight to Kathmandu or towards your destination.

Our English-spoken Bhutanese tour guide and an experienced local driver will be assisting us for this Bhutan exploration journey.

This tour is based on Fly-in Fly-out, that means we will enter Bhutan via a flight from Kathmandu or other country and exit through Paro. The trip can always be customized according to the requirements with addition or deduction of the tour days as per your travel duration. The travel is possible throughout the year, however, the best time to travel is in March through October due to its pleasant weather for the trip.

Note: To obtain a visa, please provide a passport/copy and a photo at least 7 days prior departure. Read more in Useful Info of this package or check Bhutan Visa Information in our Travel Guide.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrive at Paro. Drive to Thimphu (D): (1:15 mins)
  • Day 2Full day sightseeing in Thimphu.
  • Day 3Drive from Thimphu to Punakha (75 Km, 3 Hours)
  • Day 4Drive from Punakha to Paro (125 Km, 4 Hours)
  • Day 5Paro Sightseeing. (5-6 hours)
  • Day 6Return Departure from Paro
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What's Included

  • Transportation by private car or SUV as per the group size.
  • All necessary travel permits.
  • English speaking Bhutanese guide.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing room basis.
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary.
  • Meal plan: Full board basis (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included)
  • Any International or Domestic flight tickets.
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee.
  • Client and travel insurance.
  • Personal expenses such as a drink, guide or porter tips.
  • Personal nature expenses like laundry, phone calls, snacks, drinks (please do the best to avoid alcoholic beverages) and optional tour activities other than the itinerary.

Useful Information


Bhutan Visa Information

Entry visa with a valid password is essential except for Indiana and Bangladeshi Nationals. Permission is given to the travelers who are the members of a commercially organized tour group. Travel Agents are there to help organize a group or it can be done directly too.

NOTE: Visas cannot be obtained at Bhutanese Embassies.

On Arrival Visa:

  • Three copies of the original passport size photograph are required.
  • Visa fees are US$ 20 and US$ 10, which must be paid as Tourism development.
  • Visa can be extended with an additional fee of US$ 15.


What are the types of Bhutanese visa we can get?


  • U.S. Passport must be valid 3 months beyond intended stay
  • Tickets and Documents for return or onward travel
  • Visa required
  • Vaccinations: International Certificates of Vaccination for Yellow Fever and Cholera are required if traveling from an infected area


  • U.S. Passport must be Valid 3 months Beyond Intended Stay
  • Tickets and Documents for Return or Onward Travel
  • Visa is Required
  • Vaccinations: International Certificates of Vaccination for Yellow Fever and Cholera are required if traveling from an infected area


  • Contact the nearest Embassy or Consulate


How to enter Bhutan?

Visitors must travel through an authorized local operator on a pre-paid pre-planned, guided package tour. Independent traveler is strictly prohibited. The Government stipulates an all-inclusive entry fee per day. Concerned travel agent’s operator is responsible for all your arrangement during the stay in Bhutan.

Airlines of Bhutan

The only airlines, Druk Air, the Royal Airlines carry you in and out of Bhutan. The airline operates every day and connects to the airport in Paro District in Bhutan with Kathmandu in Nepal.

More Information on Schedules, Airfares and other flights can be obtained from or you can also write to us your requests on necessary arrangements.


Arriving / Departure by Land

Tourist can enter through the land of Phuentsholing, on the southwestern border with India. It's the only entrance. In the condition of the prior arrangement, it will be possible to exit through the town of Samdpup Jongkhar in the southeast region, which makes the traveler easy to exit from northeastern India.

There are two ways to travel through Bhutan while going around the country, by foot or car, if trekking. There is a well-maintained network of a motorable road across the country. Tour vehicles are Buses, Vans and Cars.



What to know before traveling to Bhutan?


Other than Indian, Bangladeshis and Maldivian nationals, all visitors to Bhutan require a visa; all visas are issued from Thimphu. Visas are only issued to tourists booked with a locally licensed tour operator, directly or through a foreign travel agent. Applications for tourist visas are submitted by the tour operator. Visa clearance from Thimphu must be obtained before arriving in Bhutan. Visa clearance takes at least 10 days to process. Air tickets to Bhutan cannot be purchased without visa clearance. At your point of entry, the visa will be stamped in your passport on payment of US$20, two passport photos will also be required. Visas are issued for a 15day period; extensions can be obtained in Thimphu at a cost of (Bhutanese ngultrum) Nu.510.


Delayed Arrivals

There is no charge for delays in arrival and departure because of weather conditions disrupting flights or roadblocks. The tourist must, however, bear the cost of food, accommodation, transportation, and other services required.
Note: INR (Indian Rupees) denominations of 500 and 1000 are not accepted in Bhutan.



The Government of Bhutan sets minimum rates for all the travel packages to Bhutan which must be paid in US dollars before arrival. High Season Tariff is US$ 250 per person per night

Your pre-payment includes the following facilities:

  • All internal taxes and charges (including the royalty)
  • Basic Accommodation
  • All Buffet Meals
  • A licensed Bhutanese Tour Guide
  • All Internal Mass Transport
  • Camping Equipment and shipping them

The rate given above is per tourist per night in Bhutan. The rates shall apply uniformly irrespective of locations and the type of accommodation provided/asked for. List of hotels and lodges approved for international tourist accommodation updated from time to time shall be issued by TCB. On the day of departure, your host’s obligation shall be limited to breakfast only. Other than that, all other payments shall be made by the traveler.

Note: The existing Low season discount for the months of January, June and July will be discontinued to promote Bhutan as an “All-year-round” destination. Also, the royalty for children below the age of 12 years will be waived off. These changes will be effective from 1st July 2011.



Individual tourists and smaller groups of less than three persons shall be subject to a surcharge, over and above the minimum daily rates applicable, as follows: Single individual US$ 40 per night Group of 2 persons US$ 30 per person per night



Tour program booked and subsequently canceled will be subjected to the following charges:

• within 30 days of start of program ~ no charges
• within 21 days ~ 10% of the rate
• within 14 days ~ 15% of the rate
• within 7 days ~ 30% of the rate
• less than 7 days or without notice ~ 50% of the rate
• after arrival in Bhutan ~ 100%



There are many different types of accommodations available to visitors in Bhutan. There are hundreds of options available ranging from luxurious 5-star resorts to cozy little hotels and home-stays in traditional Bhutanese homes.

The types of accommodations can be divided into:

  1. Hotels
  2. Resorts
  3. Farm-stays
  4. Home-stays