Herron Travel
Phone: 615 321-0547 |  Email:

Premium Bhutan

Product Image
Premium Bhutan

Discover a land of mysticism, proud tradition and pure happiness on a 9-day Premium adventure through the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. This country has a story tell, and a local leader will help you uncover Bhutan’s rich cultural heritage as you wind through forested valleys, fortified monasteries and sacred mountains. Discover the compelling history of Thimphu, hike the valleys of Punakha, learn about black-necked cranes in Phobjikha and climb to the legendary Tiger’s Nest in Paro. A journey through the astonishing beauty of the people, landscape and culture of Bhutan will leave your happiness levels off the scale.

Activities
  • Thimphu - Welcome dinner
  • Complimentary Airport Arrival Transfer
  • Thimpu - Folk & Heritage Museum
  • Thimpu - National Library
  • Thimphu - National Textile Museum
  • Thimphu - National Memorial Chorten
  • Thimphu - Takin Conservation Park
  • Thimphu - Zilukha Nunnery
  • Thimphu - Voluntary Artists School
  • Thimphu - Buddha Dordenma
  • Punakha Valley - Chimi Lhakhang
  • Dochula Pass - Druk Wangyal Chortens
  • Thimphu - Simtokha Dzong
  • Punakha - Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten
  • Punakha - Punakha Dzong
  • Punakha - Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup nunnery
  • Phobjikha - Conversation with a senior monk
  • Phobjikha - Gangtoe Goemba
  • Phobjikha - Black Necked Crane Information Center
  • Phobjikha - Valley hiking
  • Paro - Tadzong Museum
  • Paro - Drukgyal Dzong
  • Paro - Home cooked dinner & family visit
  • Paro - Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery hike
  • Paro - Complimentary Departure Transfer
Highlights
  • See Bhutan through the eyes of a local as you travel with a leader who will bring the country’s unique history, legends and traditions to life.
  • Get acquainted with rare and fascinating wildlife in the breathtaking Phobjika valley, including a visit to a protection and information centre for black-necked cranes, a Premium Exclusive Experience.
  • Climb to the teetering monastery of Taktsang (the Tiger's Nest) 900 metres above Paro’s valley floor and take in once-in-a-lifetime views.
  • Visit the important monastery of Gangte Goemba during an Exclusive Experience and speak to a senior resident monk about two subjects at heart of Bhutanese culture – Buddhism and happiness.
  • Unwind in your Feature Stay accommodation, a traditionally beautiful and eco-conscious resort tucked away in the glorious mountains of Paro.
Interests
  • Adventure and Active
About Intrepid Travel
Intrepid Travel  logo
We get it – travel’s a big decision. It’s not every day you fly across the world to wander the souks of Marrakech or enjoy a dreamy Angkor sunrise. But for us, it’s been our everyday for the past three decades (whew, we’re old). Let’s just say we know what travellers really want: a balance of inclusions and free time, a mix of classic highlights and local secrets you won’t find on Google. And of course, an authentic real life experience.

Our leaders are born and raised in-count ...
Sep 05, 2022 through
Sep 19, 2022
8 Nights from
$4,035.00 (USD)
Per Person
Various departures
7105956
Sep 26, 2022 through
Oct 04, 2022
8 Nights from
$4,195.00 (USD)
Per Person
7585086
Oct 10, 2022 through
Oct 18, 2022
8 Nights from
$4,360.00 (USD)
Per Person
7106037
More Departure Dates
Itinerary Image

Itinerary

Day Destination
1 Paro - Thimphu
2 Thimphu
3 Punakha
4 Punakha
5 Phobjikha
6 Phobjikha
7 Paro
8 Paro
9 Paro
Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.