Journey to Drukyul Tour

5 Days

Journey to Drukyul Bhutan Tour takes us around all major towns in western region of Bhutan with great chance to immerse in natural and cultural highlights. During Journey to Drukyul Bhutan Tour, we will be sightseeing at Thimphu, Paro, Wangdiphodrang and Punakha. This tour can be the perfect choice for any individuals looking for short and easy Bhutan holidays and get immerse in its cultural highlights with historical significance.

Journey to Drukyul initiates on upcoming day as we arrive at Bhutan on Druk air which is an only carrier of Bhutan followed by warm welcome and transfer to your hotel. During the initial day of Journey to Drukyul tour, we will be sightseeing around historical city of Paro, visit the ruined fortress of Drukyul Dzong, Ta-Dzong. And during the afternoon we go for a ride towards capital city of Thimpu. Contintuing our Journey to Drukyul, we get plenty of Buddhism cultural insights whilevisitng Memorial chorten, Changangkha monastery and Drupthob nunnery temple at Thimpu. Further drive couple of hours passing Dochula pass and stay overnight over there. Finally we arrive at Punakha after driving for around 45 minutes, visit Punakha Dzong, and return to Paro via Thimpu for further sightseeing at Simtokha Dzong. In this way we conclude our Journey to Drukyul Bhutan tour with plenty of exploration opportunities.

Regardless your age, fitness and interest embark for short and easy Journey to Drukyul professionally organized by Classic Himalaya Travel and Tours for excellent services that makes your Bhutan holiday memorable and unforgettable one.

Trip Highlights:

  1. Explore best of Buddhism cultures while visiting popular cities and attractions
  2. Witness architectural magnificence of various Dzongs, monasteries, temples and palaces
  3. Exciting short and easy tour best fit for any travel enthusiasts
  4. Can easily be combined with other Bhutan tours and treks

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 01 Arrive Bhutan by Druk air flihght the only national carrier. Transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Kichu Resort or similar.

    Day 02 AM: Sightseeing around Paro – visit the ruined fortress of Drugyel dzong, Ta-Dzong.

    PM: Drive 1 & 1/2 hours to Thimphu (54 Kms) the capital of Bhutan. Evening free time. Overnight at Hotel River view or similar.

    Day 03 AM Sightseeing around Thimphu – visit the Memorial chorten, 15 century Changangkha monastery and the new Drupthob nunnery temple.
    PM: Drive 3 hours to Wangduephodrang crossing the Dochula pass 3100 meters. Overnight at Wangdi Kichu Resort or similar.

    Day 04 AM drive 45 minutes to Punakha and visit the Punakha Dzong.

    Drive 3 hours to Thimphu for lunch and proceed 2 hours to Paro via visiting the oldest building in Bhutan, the Simtokha Dzong. Overnight Kichu Resort or similar.

    Day 05 Transfer to airport for departure.