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3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour

3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour

Trip at a Glance

  • Country

    Country: Bhutan

  • Trip grade

    Trip grade: Easy

  • Destination

    Destination: Paro/Thimphu/Punakha

  • Activities

    Activities: Cultural Sightseeing

  • Meals

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

  • Transportation

    Transportation: Private vehicle/Plane

  • Maximum altitude

    Maximum altitude: Taktsang Monastery (3120m)

  • Group size

    Group size: 1 pax min

  • Trip Start / End

    Trip Start / End: Kathmandu - Kathmandu

  • Best Season

    Best Season: Mar-May, Sep-Nov

3 night 4 four-day Bhutan Tour is a round-the-country drive that starts and ends in Paro. It includes the best of Bhutan. A stop at the breathtaking Taktsang Monastery, often known as the tiger's nest, is one of the tour's main highlights. For a brief stay, this itinerary covers all the highlights of Bhutan's culture and scenery. It offers visitors a glimpse of this enchanted nation.

3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour Highlights

  • Experience the spectacular Himalayan panorama from a bird's-eye view as you fly in or out of Paro.
  • Explore Paro exploding with colors and tradition. 
  • Discover the tiny capital of Thimphu.
  • Hike to Taktsang Monastery ‘Tiger’s Nest’ (3120m) set on a vertical cliff. 
  • Punakha Dzong – the most beautiful monastery in Bhutan
  • Kyichu Lhakhang – the oldest & most sacred shrines in Bhutan. 
  • Experience Bhutanese culture, traditionsand lifestyles in simple country high up in the mountains. 

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Paro (2250m) – Thimphu (2350m)
Day 02: Thimphu – Day tour to Punakha (1,310m) – Thimphu (2350m)
Day 03: Thimphu – Paro & Hike to Taktsang Monastery ‘Tiger’s Nest’ (3120m)
Day 04: Paro – Depart

Arrive in Paro via Druk Air for a scenic touchdown amidst lush greenery and towering mountains. Enjoy the fresh air as you disembark. Transfer to Thimphu after a lunch stop in Paro. In Thimphu, visit Buddha Terrance for valley views, Takin Preserve to see Bhutan's unique national animal, and Tashichoe Dzong. Explore the Memorial Chorten, Centenary Farmers Market, authentic craft bazaar, National Institute of Traditional Medicine, and Folk Heritage Museum.

Hotel
Lunch/Dinner included

After breakfast, drive to Punakha via Dochula pass (3140m) for stunning Himalayan views. Take a short hike to Chimi Lhakhang, known as the fertility temple. Visit Punakha Dzong, one of Bhutan's most beautiful dzongs. Return to Thimphu after the visits.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

Drive to Thimphu and continue to Taktsang base camp for a two-hour hike to Taktsang Monastery, also known as Tiger's Nest. Enjoy the stunning view where Guru Padmasambhava landed. Visit the monastery before hiking back down. Then, visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of Bhutan's oldest shrines, and Rinpung Dzong, built in 1646. Return to the hotel afterward.

Hotel
Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner included

After breakfast, head to the airport for your onward flight. Say goodbye to the mystical Dragon Kingdom as it fades behind its protective mountains once more.

Breakfast included

What is included?

  • Airport pick-up and drop services by private transportation.
  • Guided sightseeing tour as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in Bhutanese government-approved tourist standard hotels throughout the trip.
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • Entrance and monumental fees during sightseeing.
  • Bhutan visa fees and processing assistance.
  • Remuneration to the Bhutanese government-certified English-speaking local tour guide.
  • Bhutanese government’s royalties, and taxes.  

What is not included?

  • International airfares.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa fee – Visa can be obtained upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  • Other expenses of a personal nature (phone calls, laundry, bottled water etc.).
  • Bar bills, alcoholic drinks & beverages.
  • Tip for a tour guide or driver. 

Route Map

FAQ's

1. What is the 3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour?
The 3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour is a short and compact travel package that provides a glimpse into the cultural heritage and natural beauty of Bhutan. This tour allows you to explore some of the key attractions in a limited time frame.

2. What are the major highlights of the Bhutan Tour?
The major highlights of the 3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour typically include visits to iconic landmarks such as the Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest) in Paro, the impressive Punakha Dzong, and sightseeing in Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan.

3. What is the best time to go on the 3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour?
The best time to go on the Bhutan Tour is during the spring (April to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These months offer pleasant weather, clear skies, and blooming landscapes, making your tour more enjoyable.

4. What type of accommodations are provided in the tour package?
The Bhutan Tour typically offers comfortable accommodations in standard hotels and guesthouses that provide basic amenities. Due to the short duration, the focus is on exploring the sights rather than luxury accommodation.

5. Are there any special permits required for the Bhutan Tour?
Yes, all tourists visiting Bhutan require a visa, and travel is only possible through authorized tour operators. The tour operator will handle the visa process and obtain the necessary permits for your visit.

6. What is the level of physical activity involved in the tour?
The 3 Nights 4 Days Bhutan Tour is designed to be relatively easy and suitable for most travelers. It involves sightseeing and short walks to cultural sites, with no strenuous hikes or treks.

7. Can I extend my stay in Bhutan after the tour?
No, all tours are pre-planned and paid if you need to extend you need to contact us before booking the tour. You can’t extend Bhutan holiday when you are already in Bhutan.

Equipment


When packing for a tour of Bhutan, it's important to consider the country's climate, culture, and the diverse range of activities you may participate in. Here's a comprehensive packing list to help you prepare for your Bhutan tour:

Clothing:

  • Weather-Appropriate Clothing:
  • Lightweight, moisture-wicking and breathable clothing for lower elevations
  • Warmer clothing for higher elevations and cooler temperatures
  • Long-sleeve shirts and pants for sun protection
  • Rain jacket or poncho for the monsoon season (June to September)
  • Insulating layers like fleece or down jackets
  • Comfortable walking shoes for cities and towns
  • Hiking boots for trekking or rural walks
  • Sandals or comfortable shoes for casual wear
  • Swimsuit (for hotel pools or hot springs)

Cultural Attire (for visiting temples and monasteries):

  • Modest clothing that covers shoulders and knees
  • Scarf or shawl to drape over shoulders
  • Comfortable slip-on shoes (you'll need to remove your shoes at some religious sites)

Travel Essentials:

  • -Passport and Visa:
  • Ensure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your planned return date.
  • Obtain the necessary Bhutanese visa, which is typically arranged through a Bhutanese tour operator.

Travel Documents:

  • Flight tickets, tour itineraries, and hotel reservations
  • Travel insurance documents
  • Photocopies of important documents

Money and Security:

  • Bhutanese Ngultrum in cash (as ATMs are limited)
  • Credit/debit cards and backup payment methods
  • Money belt or neck pouch for valuables

Health and Medications:

  • Prescription medications and necessary medical supplies
  • Basic first-aid kit with bandages, antiseptic, pain relievers, and stomach medications
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen and lip balm with high SPF
  • Travel-size toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, etc.)

Travel Accessories:

  • -Daypack:
  • Small backpack for day trips

Electronics:

  • Mobile phone and charger
  • Camera, extra batteries, and memory cards
  • Power adapter for charging devices (Bhutan uses Type D and Type F plugs)
  • Power bank for recharging devices on the go
  • Universal travel adapter

Entertainment and Comfort:

  • Books or e-reader
  • Notebook and pen
  • Travel pillow and earplugs for comfortable rest during long journeys
  • Outdoor Gear (if you plan to trek or do outdoor activities):

Optional Items:

  • Snacks (energy bars, nuts, etc.) for on-the-go

Specific Items for Bhutan:

  • Tour Confirmation:
  • Copies of your tour confirmation and itinerary
  • Air tickets in/out of Bhutan
  • Passport of 6 months validity beyond your return date
  • Visa clearance letter from your travel agent

Gratuity:

  • Small denominations of currency for tipping your tour guides and drivers

Be sure to research the specific regions and activities you plan to undertake in Bhutan to tailor your packing list accordingly. Bhutan's weather can vary significantly depending on the time of year and the region you're visiting, so it's important to check the local forecast before packing. Additionally, respect for Bhutan's culture is essential, so make sure you have appropriate clothing for temple visits and other cultural activities.

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