Motorcycle tour to Bhutan

In Brief

Bhutan Know More

Duration: 11 Nights/ 12 Days

Best time to travel: Oct to March

Max Altitude: 3500 m

Temperature: 15To 22°C

Distance: 1500 Kms

Culture:
Hindu and Buddhist

Upcoming Departure:
Custom Trip Only

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US $ 4750/ Rider

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Day 1: ARRIVE AT PARO

On arrival at Paro airport you will be met by our representative &transfer to your hotel & relax. Paro is a historic town with many sacred sites and historical buildings scattered through the area. The Paro Valley is wide and verdant and is recognized as one of the most beautiful in all Bhutan.
Afternoon drive about 15 kms to visit the ruins of the Drukgyal Dzong, this dzong (fortress) was built in the 16th century to commemorate a victory over the invading Tibetan forces by the Great Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, father and unifier of medieval Bhutan, the dzong was destroyed by accidental fire & today the fortress lies in ruins. Explore the ramparts and enjoy amazing view of Mt. Jhomolhari (7,314 m). Later back to hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel at Paro.

Day 2: PARO EXCURSION

Morning after breakfast drive to visit Taktsang Monastery (The Tiger's Nest), hangs on a precipitous cliff at 3,120 meters (10,240 ft), about 900 meters (3,000 ft) above the Paro valley, this monastery creates an impressive sight & it takes around 3-4 hours at an average walking speed. The trail climbs through beautiful pine forest, many of the trees festooned with Spanish moss, and an occasional grove of fluttering prayer flags. After lunch, visit National Museum, located in a former watch tower above the dzong & also visit below the museum is the Rimpung Dzong (literally meaning "Heap of Jewels"). Later drive back to hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel at Paro.

Day 3: THIMPHU (125 km/ 5-6 Hrs Ride)

After breakfast, drive to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan is the home to the revered Bhutanese Royal Family, the Royal government and Judiciary of Bhutan. It is famous for being the most unique capital city of the world because of its untouched natural beauty. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Afternoon visit Tashichhodzong, it is a beautiful pink roofed fortress. The word Tashichhodzong means “The Fortress of the glorious religion”. Tashichhodzong was built in 1641 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal and reconstructed in 1962, by the Late King, His Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. Overnight in Hotel at Thimphu.

Day 4: THIMPHU

Morning after breakfast drive to visit Traditional Medicine Institute where medicines are prepared according to ancient practices, after that visit Dechencholing Palace - the Royal palace, residence of members of the Royal family except the king. Set among sweeping lawns, ponds and willow trees, this beautiful three storied building is entirely traditional, both in its architecture and in its furnishings. Tangu Cherry Monastery – The beauty and tranquillity of the monastery has no bounds. The National Memorial Chorten, located off Jangchhub Lam. A good place to visit in the evening when the locals are doing their evening prayers. In the last visit the local market of Thimphu. Later back to hotel for overnight.

Day 5: THIMPHU - PUNAKHA (95 Km/ 4-5 Hrs Ride)

Morning after breakfast, drive about 3 hours to Punakha. This journey takes you through pine forests and picturesque tiny villages. Punakha valley is famous in Bhutan for rice farming, both red and white rice are grown here. Enroute Stop for Tea break at Dochula, on a clear day here you can get spectacular view of the Himalayan mountain range. On arrival check into the hotel & relax.

After lunch, visit Punakha Dzong also known as Pungtang Dechen Photrang Dzong ((Palace of Great Happiness), built in 1637 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal and is situated between Pho Chu (Male river) and Mo Chu (Female river). Punakha is still the winter residence of Je-Khenpo and King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk convened the new national Assembly here in 1952. Overnight Hotel in Punakha.

Day 6: PUNAKHA - TRONGSA (130 KM/ 5-6 Hrs Ride)

After breakfast drive about 5 hours to Trongsa passing over Pele La (3390 meters), Trongsa forms the central hub of the kingdom and is historically the place from where attempts at the unifying the country were launched. On arrival check into the hotel & relax.

After lunch enjoy the visit of an architectural Wonder Trongsa Dzong, one of Bhutan's oldest historical, political and religious monuments also known as Druk Minjur Chhoekhor Rabtentse Dzong. Later visit the Ta Dzong preached above the Trongsa Dzong this is watchtower which once stood guard the Trongsa Dzong. Now was restored from ground up and this is museum presenting the rich historical and religious heritage of Trongsa Dzong. Overnight in Hotel at Trongsa.

Day 7: TRONGSA - BUMTHANG (85 Km/ 4 Hrs Ride)

Here we get our first glimpse of the Black mountains. High Himalayan Mountains such as Jumolhari are in view amidst hundreds of prayers flags; blessings abound. This fascinating valley is the religious heartland of the nation and home to some of the oldest Buddhist temples and monasteries. The valley is also famous for its production of honey, cheese, apples and the yathra- a woolen material that has multiple uses. On arrival check into the hotel & relax.

Afternoon visit Jakar Dzong - It is one of the largest and most impressive dzongs in Bhutan and houses the administrative and monastic offices for the Bumthang district. The valley is considered to be one of the most beautiful in all Bhutan, and it is commonly referred to as "Little Switzerland". Later visit the Wangdicholing Palace, built in 1857, it is an unassuming structure, lacking the ramparts and protective walls which became standard features of later palaces. Overnight in hotel at Bumthang.

Day 8: BUMTHANG - MONGAR (150 Km/ 5-6 Hrs Ride)

AAfter breakfast ride to a small town name as Mongar. Most towns in the west of Bhutan are in valleys. In eastern Bhutan most towns, including Mongar, are on the tops of hills or ridges. A row of large eucalyptus trees protects the town from the wind. Overnight stay in Mongar.

Day 9: MONGAR - TASHIGANG (120 KM)

After breakfast we ride to Tashigang, a eastern town of Bhutan. Trashigang is one of Bhutan’s more interesting towns and a good base for excursions to Trashi Yangtse, Khaling, Radi, Phongme and elsewhere in eastern Bhutan. Villagers come to town on holy days, which occur on the first, 10th and 15th of the Bhutanese month, to trade and sample the local arra. Over night stay in Tashigang

Day 10: TASHIGANG - SAMDRUP JONGKHAR (185 KM)

After breakfast we ride border town of Samdrup Jongkhar. There’s little reason to linger in this sweltering border town. The streets are jammed with Tata trucks and every morning and afternoon a tide of Indian workers crosses the border to work in the town. A Bhutanese-style gate decorated with a dragon and garuda bids you farewell as you cross into the heat and chaos of India. Overnight stay in Samdrup Jongkhar.

After breakfast leave for Guwahati. Enroute take your lunch & later you will be transferred to Guwahati Airport to catch flight for Delhi.

Day 12: DEPARTURE

Arrive in Delhi & check into the hotel for fresh up & change. Later you will be transferred to International Airport to catch your flight to home country.

All the accommodations are neat & clean with western type toilets & we get all modern amenities in the room. Motorcycle tour to Bhutan is highly recommended if you want to see a Buddhist culture rich Himalayan country then best place is Bhutan.

Bhutan is very sustainable Himalayan country. Where government looks after everything for tourist & they got fixed budget per day for the tourist. Accommodations are fine in Bhutan special in Thimphu, Paro, Phunaka & other tourist places.

All the things related to tourism industry is controlled by Bhutan government so we have don’t have many choices but we get one because of our strong network in Bhutan. We sure best accommodation along with other related services & we get best tour guide from Bhutan who are well experienced in the area. So there is fixed accommodation list in Bhutan where they get booking from the agent same time they issue hotels details available same time.

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