Take in the highlights of magical Bhutan and get off the beaten track too. With your guide, you’ll get a feel for the country’s unique pace of life exploring Thimphu, Paro and Punakha and venturing further afield to the more remote valleys of Gangtey and Bumthang for some spectacular hikes.
Birders and nature lovers alike will particularly appreciate the beauty of the Gangtey (Phobjikja) valley. In late autumn the endangered Black Necked Crane migrates here from Tibet for the winter.
- Explore the capital Thimphu with your guide to get a sense of the spirituality and unique traditions that make this country so unique.
- Join monks in prayer in Gangtey before exploring the nature trails of the exceptionally beautiful surrounding pine forests.
- Discover the lush and expansive Tang Valley in remote Bumthang district. This is home to the oldest and most sacred sites in the country.
- For the finale, hike to the country’s most iconic sight - Tiger’s Nest Monastery.