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Bhutan vacations

Bhutan vacations

Experience a Himalayan kingdom on a tailor-made tour, climb to Tiger's Nest Monastery and visit Punakha Dzong

Bhutan is a truly amazing place with spectacular Himalayan scenery, colorful festivals, historic monasteries and a population that is more concerned with Gross Domestic Happiness than Gross Domestic Product. The people of Bhutan are warm, charming and gladly welcome you to discover their deeply Buddhist and traditional way of life. A journey through Bhutan will take you through deep valleys, high mountain passes and will certainly be a memorable experience.

Flight Time

16 hours (Washington DC to Thimphu)

Time Zone

UTC +6

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Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Bhutan specialists at 1-855-838-8479

Suggested itineraries for Bhutan

These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to Bhutan could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to traveling in Bhutan

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Bhutan. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Bhutan at its best.

Paro tsechu, Bhutan

Festivals of Bhutan

Festivals are very important to Bhutanese people, they're a great excuse to celebrate and socialize. We can highly recommend incorporating a festival into your tailor-made trip to Bhutan, as an ideal way of immersing yourself in the country's culture.

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Tours in the Himalaya

The Himalaya region spans six countries and is the world’s highest mountain range. Find out more about the area surrounding this spectacular part of the globe and discover useful information to help plan your ultimate Himalayan journey.

Phobjikha Valley
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Provide us with a few starting details about your travel plans, and one of our Bhutan specialists will be in touch to give you suggestions and ideas.