Travel to Bhutan

Bhutan Yoga Tour(10 nights / 11 days)

DAY 1. Arrive Paro (Altitude 2280 m) (By Druk Air flight):

Your Guide from Bluemoon will receive you at the airport and drive you to the Hotel.

After lunch, visit to:

  • Ta Dzong – National Museum (built in1656 and renovated in 1968)
  • Rimpung Dzong (literally meaning “Heap of Jewels”) – built in 1646 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, the first spiritual and temporal ruler of Bhutan.

In the evening you will have your first yoga practice and meditation in Bhutan, in Tashi Namgay Resort.

Dinner and overnight in Tashi Namgay Resort or similar. www.tnr.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Hike to Dzongdrakha Monastery.
  • Hike to Nunnery.
  • Village walk.
  • Mountain biking around Paro valley.

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Paro.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 2. Paro- Thimphu (2320 m) (Distance: 54 km, 1 hr drive): In the morning enjoy a serene walk and yoga practice in gardens/ open space.

After breakfast, visit:

  • The ruins of Drukgyel Dzong
  • Kyichu Lhakhang.
  • Dungtse Lhakhang

After lunch, drive to Bhutan’s capital, Thimphu, just in time for a sunset yoga practice. On the way, view

  • Tamchog Lhakhang – dedicated to the 13th century to Thangthong Gyalpo, the bridge builder. Dinner and O/N in Hotel Migmar or similar. hotelmigmar.com

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Thimphu.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 3. Thimphu Sightseeing:

After a morning yoga session we will visit

  • National Textile Museum
  • Paper making factory
  • Folk Heritage Museum.
  • Buddha Point

After lunch,

  • Takin Preserve Centre.
  • Leisure time in the evening.

Dinner and O/N in Hotel Migmar or similar.  www.hotelmigmar.com

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Thimphu.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 4. Thimphu – Punakha (Altitude: 1310 m) (Distance: 76 km, 3 hrs)

  • Start early morning with a yoga session
  • Hike to Cheri Monastery. It was built in 1750; the monastery till today maintains spectacular views of the cascading mountain ranges.
  • Retreat inward with a guided meditation led by resident monks.

After lunch in Thimphu, drive to Punakha.

  • Dochula Pass – Known as the Druk Wangyal Chortens- the construction of these108 chortens.
  • Royal Botanical Garden at Lam Pelri.

Dinner and overnight in Meri Puensum Resort or similar. www.meripuensum.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Drive to Talo Goenpa
  • Khamsum Yulley Lhakhang
  • White water rafting in Mo Chhu/ Pho Chhu

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Punakha.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 5. Punakha Sightseeing (1310 m): After breakfast, visit

  • Punakha Dzong – Built in 1637, by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal.

After lunch,

  • Hike to Chhimi Lhakhang – dedicated to Lama Drukpa Kuenley also known as “Divine Madman”.

Dinner and overnight in Meri Puensum Resort or similar. www.meripuensum.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Drive to Talo Goenpa
  • Khamsum Yulley Lhakhang
  • White water rafting in Mo Chhu/ Pho Chhu

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Punakha.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 6. Punakha: Morning serenity walk and yoga practice.

  • Hike to the Nalanda Monastery which is situated among the farming fields.
  • Visit and meditate with the resident monks, partaking in their Buddhist teachings.

 Dinner and overnight in Meri Puensum Resort or similar. www.meripuensum.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Drive to Talo Goenpa
  • Khamsum Yulley Lhakhang
  • White water rafting in Mo Chhu/ Pho Chhu

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Punakha.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 7. Punakha- Thimphu (2320 m): Yoga and meditation at Meri Puensum.

Drive to Thimphu and lunch. You can have your personal exploration of Thimphu. You can join our guide for a happening night on the town.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel Migmar or similar. www.hotelmigmar.com

Optional Activities you can choose:

  • Talk on Gross National Happiness / Buddhism.
  • Phajoding Monastery.
  • Mountain biking around Thimphu
  • Bhutanese Cultural show.

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Thimphu.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

 DAY 8. Thimphu Sightseeing:

  • Visit School of the Traditional Arts and studios of local artists. Gleam insight into Bhutan’s history, rich with artistry, and appreciate how modern artists continue to express cultural histories.
  • In the afternoon, continue yoga practice at a local venue.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel Migmar or similar. www.hotelmigmar.com

Optional Activities you can choose:

  • Talk on Gross National Happiness / Buddhism.
  • Phajoding Monastery.
  • Mountain biking around Thimphu
  • Bhutanese Cultural show.

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Thimphu.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

DAY 9. Thimphu – Paro (2280 m): Early morning yoga and meditation followed by breakfast in the hotel.

We then drive to Paro. Afternoon, relax with a massage at the hotel’s spa or meditate at the serene teahouse or temple.

Dinner and overnight in Tashi Namgay Resort or similar. www.tnr.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Hike to Dzongdrakha Monastery.
  • Hike to Nunnery.
  • Village walk.
  • Mountain biking around Paro valley.

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Paro.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

 DAY 10. Paro: After breakfast ,

  • Hike to Taktsang Monastery – 3 hrs ascent.

After lunch, relaxation perhaps in the form of massage or Bhutanese Hot Stone bath. Closing dinner and O/N in Tashi Namgay Resort or similar. www.tnr.bt

Optional activities you can choose:

  • Hike to Dzongdrakha Monastery.
  • Hike to Nunnery.
  • Mountain biking around Paro valley.

***NOTE: You also have an option for accommodation up gradation in Paro.  Please contact us for the up gradation cost.

Day 11. Paro. Departure: Early morning drive to the airport and farewell.

The Tour Cost Includes:
a. All Meals
[Breakfast /Lunch/Dinner]
b. Accommodation [Twin Sharing] Single Room Supplement Extra US $: 40 per room per night.
c. All transportation within the country including airport transfers.
d. Royalty & Govt. Taxes.
e. Entrance fees for Museums and Monuments.
f. Visa Fee.
g. English speaking Local guide.
h. Sightseeing.
The Tour Cost Does Not Include:
* Druk Air fares.
* Insurance Premiums
* Payments for service provided on a personal basis
* Cost for any services not mentioned in the "Cost Include head"
* Cost incurred due to mishaps, strikes, political unrest etc.
* Personal expense in items such as laundry, soft drinks, Camera Charges, Bottle water
* Incidentals, Portage, Bellboy charges tips or any other services