Summary

Rhododendrons, belonging to the family Ericaceae are flowers known and celebrated all over the world for its beauty and colours. Botanists say that the family appeared about 68 millions years back. The first evidence of Rhododendrons dates back 50 million years where scientists discovered fossilized leaf imprints of Rhododendrons from Alaska.

Itinerary at a glance

Day 1: Arrive at Paro – Chelela Pass– Paro
Day 2: Paro – Punakha / Wangduephodrang
Day 3: Wangdue to Phobjikha
Day 4: Phobjikha to Bumthang.
Day 5: Bumthang to Thrimshingla
Day 6: Thrimshingla Camp to Bumthang
Day 7: Halt at Bumthang
Day 8: Bumthang to Thimphu
Day 9: Thimphu halt
Day 10: Thimphu – Paro – Departure

Tour Cost Includes:

  • Professional Guides
  • All Noted Tours within the Country
  • Accommodations on twin sharing in Tourism approved hotels.
  • Meals Noted in Itinerary (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Entrance Fees and Permits
  • Private Ground transportation
  • Airport transport in Paro
  • Bhutan Airport Tax
  • Bhutan Visa Fees
  • A sustainable tourism Royalty of $65 per person/ per day.

Tour Cost Excludes:

  • International Flights and Druk Air
  • Alcoholic and Bottled /Canned Beverages
  • Meals or Accommodations at Bhutan’s New 5 Star Hotels and Resorts (Available for an extra fee)
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses (Telephone, Email, Laundry etc..)

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