Bhutan Expedition
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Our adventurous Bhutan Jeep Tour offers the amalgamation of touristic hot-spots with hidden regions we introduce you to on this road trip. Our experienced guides help you in every step of the way to ensure that you have an unforgettable experience. Here are some of the highlights of the trip!

  • Visit the Tiger’s Nest Monastery at Paro
  • See the Trongsa Dzong
  • Sightseeing in Thimphu
  • Visit the amazing Haa valley
  • Visit the Punakha Dzong
  • Cross the majestic and breahtaking Chele-la pass
  • Visit Bumthang, the historical center of Bhutan
  • See the Gangkar Phuensum, the tallest mountain in Bhutan
  • Group Size: 5 to 10 per group, first come first served.
  • Total Distance Covered: 1200 km.
  • Average altitude: 8,000 ft
  • Maximum altitude attained: 13000 ft
  • Terrain: Challenging, but safe.
  • Thrill level: Extreme
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Details

Inclusions:
• All our packages come with:
• 10 Night accommodation on twin sharing basis at good places & tents.
• Visas and Permits
• Two meals (Breakfast and Dinner) for all 10 days .
• Guidance to best places for Meals at Pay N Eat ( if any).
• Backup Jeep
• Experienced Guide
• Border entry fee with all Inner line permits to restricted/protected areas.
• Experienced mechanic with spare parts.
• Medical backup: An experienced doctor accompanies you on the trip. Oxygen (O2) & AMS pack available.
• Bhutan Way RoundStickers for your Jeep, motorcycle, helmet & more.
• All trip photos.
• Things to carry list with Map.
• Royal Enfield 500 cc / Himalayan 410cc Bike / SUV for trip. (Fuel Extra)
• Pick and Drop from Airport (for the entire group in one go)

Exclusions:
Our packages do not include
• Extra days (we will manage or book your stay for you)
• Extra food Like Starters /Lunch /Dinner all over (if outside the venue) .
• Bike /Jeep/Cab rent ( if any).
• Fuel for your self driven bike or SUV.
• Domestic air ticket (We can assist you in booking your flights too!).
• Any damages/fines/traffic violation tickets
• Any expenses of personal nature or optional tours, extra meals, starters, drinks etc.
• Extra guide fee, camera & video fee, tips, insurance, and expenses of personal nature.

Itinerary

On Arrival:
We meet at Guwahati and drive to Samdrup Jongkhar, about 105km from Guwahati. We stay the night here after completing the required paperwork for your trip.

Day 1: Samdrup Jonkkar – Trashigang –180 km
This six hour drive passes through the breathtakingly amazing Himalayan mountain road from Narphung to Menlong Brak, moving onwards to Kharungla and onwards to Trashigang via Yongphu la.

Day 2: Tashigang – Mongar – 92 km
This three hour drive crosses the Chazam or the iron bridge and the Kori-la pass.

Day 3: Mongar – Bumthang – 198 KM
Crossing the high Thumshing la pass, this 198km drive will offer breathtaking views of Gangkar Phuensum, Bhutan’s highest mountain. The views of the Himalayas here will take your breath away! You will drive through national parks at Ura and Thrumshingla on inner forest roads that are serene, green and downright amazing! You will also cross the Sertang la pass.

Day 4: Bumthang – sightseeing
One of the most historic regions of Bhutan, Bumthang is one of the 22 dzongkhag or administrative centers of Bhutan. Tales of the Guru Padmasambhava and the Tertons can still be heard around this region. The Jakar Dzong and the Ura Yakchoe are the main attractions here. The Jambay Lakhang festival held in November is a major attraction of the Himalayan region.

Day 5 : Bumthang – Gangtey – 145km
Crossing the Yutong la and the Pele La passes, this 145km drive will take you through the famous Trongsa Dzong, one of the largest Dzong in Bhutan.

Day 6: Gangtey – Punakha- Thimphu – 150km
This drive takes you through the majestic Punakha Dzong, built between the Pochu and Mochu rivers. You will also see the picturesque Rinchengang village on your way to Thimphu. You will cross the Wangdue Phodrang Dzong and the Dochu-la pass.

Day 7: Thimphu – Sight Seeing & Relax
Thimphu is the capital city of Bhutan. This enthralling city has so much to offer that you can spend the entire day sightseeing and relaxing in the lap of the Himalayas.

Day 8: Thimphu – Haa valley- Paro.
This amazing drive from Thimphu to Haa valley crosses the majestic Chele la pass, the highest pass in Bhutan. Only opened in 2002 for tourists, the Haa valley offers views of the famous Three sisters mountains.

Day 9: Paro – Hike to the famous Tiger Nest Monastery & sightseeing.
The Tiger’s nest Monastery needs no introduction. Mesmerizing and majestic, this monastery is the landmark that defines Bhutan. You spend the day hiking and sightseeing in and around the beautiful valley town of Paro, one of the best places in Bhutan to explore on foot.

Day 10 Paro – Phuntsholing-Siliguri
The final day of our drive takes us to the border town of Phuntsholing. This is the place where Indian and Bhutanese merchants trade. This 315km drive takes us to the Indian border town of Siliguri.

And the #BhutanJurnee Ends…!

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Price

Cost for Indian nationals:
Drive a SUV to Bhutan with us. Enjoy Bhutan on a powerful 4×4 SUV. (Fuel Extra)
You take care of the driving, and leave the rest to us. Costs include SUV rental.
Cost:
INR 87,500 per person on twin sharing basis
INR 77,500 per person if you share between 4 people.

Don’t feel like driving? No problems.
Our experienced drivers will ensure you have an amazing experience. Share a SUV with like minded people.
Cost:
INR 72,500 per person on twin sharing basis.
INR 68,500 per person if you share between 4 people.

Cost for foreign nationals:
Drive a SUV to Bhutan with us. Enjoy Bhutan on a powerful 4×4 SUV. (Fuel Extra)
You take care of the driving, and leave the rest to us. Costs include SUV rental.
Cost: USD 6500 (Fuel extra)

Don’t feel like driving? No problems.
Our experienced drivers will ensure you have an amazing experience. Share a SUV with like minded people.
Cost for the trip: USD 3600 per person.

Tips

• Drink loads of water
• Carry a Raincoat
• Carry sunshades
• Hiking shoes

Testimonials

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~ Couple from Delhi

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