Bhutan Tour Package 6N/7D


Bhutan tour package from Bangalore Ahmedabad | Bhutan itinerary for 7 days 
If you are looking for an amazing Bhutan tour package from Ahmedabad Bangalore Mumbai Delhi , Navigator India offers the right tour package of Bhutan from India. The 6 nights 7 days Bhutan holiday package from Bagdogra covers important places like Thimphu Paro & Punakha along with Dochula pass. Bagdogra is directly connected with Mumbai Bangalore & Ahmedabad. In this article you will find detail Bhutan tour plan for 7 day, Hotels, Bhutan tour package cost, Visa & permit info, Bhutan currency, Weather temperature, Bhutan Airport & Access.

Itinerary | Hotels | Price | MAP | Visa Currency

Bhutan tour package 7 days Taksung Monastery – Bhutan tour package

Taktsang Monastery -Paro Bhutan

 

Bhutan Tour Package from Bagdogra 

Duration : 6 Nights – 7 Days

Bhutan tour package Circuit : Siliguri/Bagdogra- Phuentsholing/ Jaigaon 1N- Thimphu 2N – Punakha – Paro 2N – Phuentsholing/ Jaigaon 1N – Siliguri/Bagdogra.

Bhutan tour package cost : Rs.12,800/-  to  Rs.27,500/- per head

Supplement (on extra cost) :
01 additional night in Paro with an excursion to Chele-La (pass).
Jungle safari in Dooars can be added on the way to Bhutan for 1 or 2 nights

Best time to visit :
September  to  June  Read more…

 

Mumbai to Bagdogra flight

SG 6373 || Dep 07.50   Arr 10.30
6E 205 || Dep 08.35  Arr 11.20

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Return
SG 6374 || Dep 11.00  Arr 14.00
6E 6175 || Dep 11.50  Arr 15.05

Ahmedabad to Bagdogra flight

SG 754 || Dep 05.10  Arr 07.40
6E 6053 || Dep 09.40  Arr 12.10
Return
SG 755 || Dep 08.20  Arr 11.35
6E 6054 || Dep 12.50  Arr 15.30

Bangalore to Bagdogra flight

I5 2392 || Dep 10.05  Arr 12.50
6E 6443 || Dep 05.35  Arr 08.30
Return
I5 2393 || Dep 13.20  Arr 16.15
6E 445 || Dep 09.05  Arr 11.45

 

Bhutan Permit/Visa Currency

Itinerary

Bhutan itinerary for 7 days

Day 1 : Siliguri/Bagdogra to Pheuntsholing (170 km./ 4.30 hrs)

Welcome to Bhutan Tour package from Mumbai Bangalore Ahmedabad. On arrival at Siliguri (NJP) railway station or Bagdogra (IXB) airport meet & greet by Navigator India’s representative. Transfer from Siliguri/Bagdogra to Jaigaon/Phuentsholing at Bhutan border. Check into hotel & rest of the day is t leisure.

Day 2 : Phuentsholing to Thimphu (148 km./ 7 hrs)

Today you will start your journey to Thimphu (7,500 ft), the Bhutan capital. On the way enjoy the beauty of Bhutan Himalaya. On arrival at Thimphu check into your respective hotel. Over night at Thimphu.

Day 3 : Thimphu sightseeing

Drive for a full day Thimphu sightseeing starting with Tashicho Dzong, the hose of most of the govt. offices. Proceed to National Library houses some exclusive collection of Buddhist manuscripts & texts as well as the modern literatures, Zorig Chusm the school of traditional handicrafts & arts. Visit Institute of Tibetology, handicraft emporium & the National Memmorial Chorten. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 4 : Excursion to Punakha, Dochu-La (Pass)

Proceed for a full day excursion to Punakha (Approx  90km/ 3 Hours From Thimphu). Punakha is the capital of Punakha Dzongkhag districts of Bhutan. Punakha was the capital of Bhutan till 1955. Wangdue Phodrang is a town and capital (dzongkhag thromde) of Wangdue Phodrang District in central Bhutan. En-route Dochu la Pass. The pass is a popular among the tourists because of its 360 degree panoramic view of Himalayan range. The place is worth going in clear winter days with magnificent view of snow capped mountains and mountain pass. Transfer to Paro. Overnight at Paro.

Day 5 : Paro sightseeing

Proceed for a full day sightseeing of Paro another important destination in Bhutan. Today you will visit Drukgyal Dzong, View of Taktsang Monastery, Kichulanka Monastery, Ta Dzong, Paro Rinpung Dzong (Museum), Nya-Mey Zam, Dungtse Lhankhang, Kila Gompa, Druk Choeding.  Overnight at Paro.

Day 6 : Paro to Phuentsholing  (145 km./ 7hrs)

Today you will proceed to Phuentsholing from Paro. Check into your respective hotel. Overnight at Phuentsholing.

Day 7 : Phuentsholing to Siliguri/Bagdogra (170 km./ 4.30 hrs)

Today is your farewell day for your Bhutan Tour Package from Mumbai Ahmedabad Banglore . Drive back from Phuentsholing to Siliguri (NJP)/ Bagdogra (IXB) for your onward journey with happy memories to cherish.

Hotels

Accommodation – Bhutan tour package 7 days

Economy Hotels

Meal Plan

Nights

Phuentsholing –   Hotel Devi/  Hotel BarsanaEP2
Thimphu –            Hotel Nirmal/ Tashi Ghystel or similarEP2
Paro –              Hotel Paro/ Hotel Phunsum or similarEP2

 

Standard Hotels

Meal Plan

Nights

Phuntsholing –   Asian Kitchen/  Hotel Sinchula or similarEP2
Thimpu –           Hotel Shanti Deva / Chopel Norki or similarEP2
Paro –               Hotel City / Lingden Paradise  or similarEP2

 

Deluxe Hotels

Meal Plan

Nights

Phuentsholing –   Ama Chhu View/  Orchid or similarEP2
Thimphu –           River View/  Peaceful Resort or similarEP2
Paro –               Ratna Vara/ Tiger Nest Resort or similarEP2

EP- Room only

Price

Bhutan Tour Package Price

Group Size2 pax4 pax6 pax
Economy package cost20,80015,80012,800
Standard package cost23,50018,50015,500
Deluxe package cost27,50022,50019,500

All rates are in INR on per person basis, applicable for at least two persons travelling together & sharing one room.

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Bhutan tour package cost includes

  • All transfers & sight seeing in N.AC car according to itinerary.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in the above mentioned or any similar category hotels.
  • Meals according to the meal plan. (EP- Room only,  CP- Room & Breakfast, MAP- Room + Breakfast & Dinner, AP- Room + Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.)
  • Assistance on arrival.
  • All applicable service & permit charges.

Bhutan tour package cost excludes

  • Guide charge.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Entry fees, parking charges, Room Heater.
  • Rescue operation by helicopter/car or any additional charge incurred by any accident/natural calamities/ political disturbance etc.
  • Any Beverages or meals other than it is specified in the package details.
  • Any expenses of personal nature

 

Terms and Conditions – Bhutan tour package  

  • Rates are not valid for festive seasons, summer vacation (May & June) & long weekends.
  • Transportation will be provided as per itinerary only (not at disposal). Any additional transport service will be on extra cost.
  • In case of AC car, AC will not be run on the hills. AC will be available in plains only.
  • Navigator India will not be responsible for any incident beyond human control, such as natural calamity, political disturbance, loss or theft of baggage etc.
  • Rates applicable for Indian Nationals only. Non Indian Nationals may avail the same package after inquiring about the applicable rate.
  • Rates may change without prior notice. Navigator India reserves the right to modify or terminate any offer any time.
  • Once the tour is booked, addition or alteration of service will be subject to availability & additional charge.
  • Meaning of the terms:  EP- Room only, CP- Room & Breakfast, MAP- Room + Breakfast & Dinner, AP- Room + Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Route Map

Bhutan tour package from Ahmedabad Mumbai Route MAP

Distance:
Bagdogra to Phuentsholing – 165km (4 hrs)
Phuentsholing to Thimphu – 148km (7 hrs)
Thimphu to Dochula to Punakha – 85km (3 hrs)
Punakha to Paro – 125km (3.30 hrs)
Paro to Phuentsholing – 143km (6hrs)

 

Travellers’ info

Travellers’ info for Bhutan tour package

Bhutan Visa/ Permit

While om a package tour to Bhutan you need a permit/ visa to enter Bhutan.

For Indians – 4 copies passport size recent colour photographs, Photo ID proof (Passport/ Voter ID) & hotel confirmation vouchers. For minor, its compulsory to carry original birth certificate along with school photo ID or passport.

Foreigners (other than Indians) must have visa clearance before entering Bhutan. Visa can be processed online by providing  photo page of your passport.

All tourist need to produce their hotel confirmation vouchers.

Passport should have a minimum 6 months validity left.

Permit cannot be issued during Govt. holidays & weekends. So please plan your tour accordingly.

Permit issued in Phuntsholing & Paro will be valid for Thimphu & Paro only.

Special permit for Punakha, Wangdue, Bumthang, Trongsa ect. will be available from Immigration office located in Thimphu.

Thimphu/Paro/Phuntsholing immigration office is closed on Saturday, Sunday & Government holidays. It may remain close with sudden declared holiday without any prior notice. We would request you to get the last minute update before planing your Bhutan package tour.

 

Bhutan Currency

Bhutan currency in called Ngultrum & carries equal value to Indian Rupee.  Indian Rupees are widely accepted except 500 & 2000 rupee notes.

Bank & major hotels can exchange major currencies. But its important to carry the bank exchange receipt to get it changed back to US Dollar. Foreigners cannot carry Indian Rupee.

Credit & Debit cards (Visa & Mastercard) are accepted in Bhutan. But the service is not widely available. So it is always advisable to carry sufficient cash.

 

Communication 

While on your Bhutan Package Tour your Indian SIM card will not be working in the country unless you have an international roaming facility. So it’s important to carry a local SIM card. It will help you to communicate with the service providers. Our team will be in touch on a regular basis through your local no.  You can easily  opt for a local SIM by showing your Bhutan permit/visa.

Almost all the hotels have WiFi facility. So you can communicate with any Indian/ International no through WhatsApp or any other communication APP while you are on your Bhutan package tour.

 

Best time to visit – Bhutan tour package

You can plan your travel to Bhutan at any time of the year. Every season will offer you a different flavor. Weather varies from south to north. Northern part bordering with Tibet is colder & southern part bordering with India is hot & humid. November will be the best time to visit Bhutan

It mainly has four different seasons.

Spring (Match April & May)

It is considered a very good season with moderate temperature. This is the time for green valleys, rhododendrons, fresh vegetables & fruits. The temperature ranges from 0o to 15oC in March & 10oC to 23oC in May.

Monsoon (June July & August)

This time of the year gets more rain fall other seasons. But the monsoon is not as prominent as it is in the northern India. The temperature ranges from 15oC to 25oC.

Autumn (September October & November)

It is probably the best time to visit Bhutan with clear weather, blue sky. It provides magnificent view of valleys, snow capped mountains & rivers with an opportunity to take great photographs. The temperature ranges from 12oC to 23oC in September & 2oC to 15oC in November.

Winter (December Janyary & February)

Winter is mostly sunny & cold. Bhutan gets almost no precipitation in winter. In winter frost can be seen through the country & snowfall in common at the elevation above 3000 meters. January is the coolest month. The temperature ranges from -5oC to 10oC.

 

How to reach – Bhutan tour package

By Air

Bhutan Airport : Paro (PBH) is having the only international airport of Bhutan.  Paro is well connected with Indian cities like Bagdogra, Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Bodhgaya, Guwahati & other international destinations like Kathamandu, Dhaka & Bangkok. Druk Air & Bhutan Airlines connect the country with other destinations.

Indian Airport : In Indian side the nearest airport is in Bagdogra (IXB). The border town Phuntsholing is (170km.) is 4.30 hrs journey from Bagdogra. Bagdogra is directly connected with Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Guwahati & Bangkok along with indirect connection will all major Indian cities.

By Train

Bhutan does not have any rail connectivity with in the country. But it can be accessed through Railway stations located in India. The nearest railway station is Hasimara is approx 20km (45 min) away from Phuntsholing. Phuntsholing can also be accessed through New Alipurduar Jn. (60 km) & New Jalpaiguri (NJP) (175 km).

By Road

Bhutan can be accessed by road from Indian side through the bordering city Phuentsholing.

 

Entrance Fees for Indians – Bhutan tour package

Places to visit in Thimphu

  • Trashichhoe Dzong : Rs.500/- per person
  • National Memorial Chorten :  Rs.500/- Per Person
  • Arts & Crafts School :  Rs.100/- Per Person
  • Simply Bhutan :  Rs.200/- per Person
  • Textile Museum :  Rs.50/- per Person
  • Folk Heritage Museum : Rs.30/- Per Person
  • Takin Preserve : Rs.100/- Per Person

Places to visit in Paro 

  • Ta Dzong (NationL Museum) :  Rs. 25 Per Person
  • Ringpung Dzong (Paro Dzong) : Rs.500/- Per person
  • Taktsang Monastery :  Rs.1000/- Per person
  • Kichu Lhakhang  : Rs.500/- Per person

Places to visit in Punakha 

  • Punakha Dzong : Rs.500/- Per Person

 

Navigator India offers this amazing Bhutan tour package from Mumbai Ahmedabad Bangalore with the best suggested itinerary along with the best price. Navigator India is a recognised by West Bengal Tourism (Registration No: 1110-DT/1T-119/2012). It has been working on Darjeeling Sikkim Bhutan tourism packages since 2006. Please read our  reviews at https://facebook.com/navigatorind  (Rating 4.9 out of 5 Based on the opinion of 14 people).

 

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Price starts

5 nights- 6 daysRs.11,000/-
7 nights- 8 daysRs.15,000/-
5 nights- 6 daysRs.10,500/-
5 nights- 6 daysRs.11,800/-
6 nights- 7 daysRs.17,000/-

 

 

EAQ – Bhutan tor package

Q1: How much does a Bhutan trip cost? 

There is a detail price chart given above for the Indian Travellers. For other countries it will cost you a minimum of  US$ 250 per person per night during peak season March April May September October & November. Minimum US$ 200 per person per night during off season December January February June July August.

Q2: What is the best time to visit Bhutan?

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October November March & April will be the best time to visit Bhutan with moderate temperature & clear weather.

Q3: How can I go to Bhutan from India?

You can reach Bhutan by Indian side airport Bagdogra (IXB) or railway station NJP. Bagdogra/ NJP is approx 175 km from Phuentosholing or 4 hours drive by car. You also reach Bhutan from New Alipuduar (60 km) or Hasimara (18 km) railway stations.

Q4: Is Indian currency accepted in Bhutan?

Yes. Indian currency is widely accepted in Bhutan. It has a same value with Bhutan currency Ngultrum. Indian 500, 1000 & 2000 rupee notes are not accepted.

Q5: How many days do you need in Bhutan?

If you start from Bagdogra a minimum 6 days is recommended. If you start from Paro Airport a minimum 4 days is recommended.

Q6: Is Passport & Visa required for Bhutan? 

Indians do not need a visa hence passport is not mandatory. Indians need a permit to enter Bhutan. Permit can be obtained by showing valid Indian passport (min 6 months validity left) or Voter ID card. There is no fee for permit for Indians.

Passport & prior visa clearance is compulsory for foreigners (other than Indian national).

Q7: Does Indian phone work in Bhutan?

No. Indian SIM cards do not work in Bhutan, unless you have an international roaming facility. It’s advisable to buy a local SIM card. It is available by showing your Bhutan permit. It will help you to communicate with local operator & driver. You can also buy a data pack for international calling through WhatsApp. WiFi is also available in most of the hotels.

Q8: Is Bhutan a non smoking country?

Yes. Since February 2005 Bhutan has become first non smoking country in the world. Hence smoking is banned in public. There are smoking zones in some hotels & private areas.

Q9: Can I take cigarettes & alcohol to Bhutan?

Yes. You can take up to 200 sticks of cigarettes or 10 sticks of Cigars. However taxes to be paid as applicable. Smoking in public & selling if tobacco product is illegal in Bhutan. You can smoke in specific smoking zones.

You are allowed to carry up to 1 litre of alcohol. Hence all Indian & international brands are available in Bhutan in a cheaper rate.

Q10: Is Bhutan safe & worth visiting?

Yes. Bhutan is absolutely safe for tourist even you are travelling alone.
Yes. Bhutan is worth visiting. It is a carbon negative country. 72% of the country is covered with green forest. The natural beauty of Bhutan will amaze you.

 

Bhutan Tour Package – Reviews

Kalyan Roy
Kalyan Roy
2014-10-30
Kalyan Roy

We are happy to recomment Navigator for Tour to Bhutan as it was well planned and very economical.The support staff , the car driver were all very cordial and good.I travelled with my wife and daughter and all are overwhelmed by Bhutan's natural grace and serene beauty , thanks Navigator we will definately catch up very soon . Kalyan Roy Mumbai

Pritam Paul
Pritam Paul
2017-05-17
Pritam Paul

Great Service,Constant follow up,Perfect arrangement!!


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