How Many Days Do You Need for A Perfect Tour in Bhutan?

One of the beautiful kingdoms, Bhutan will take you on a tour from serene to the spiritual that will encompass the best of Bhutan. You can experience the rich cultural heritage and unknown history of this unique country, from the bright-colored prayer flags to the traditional costumes of Bhutan. But how many days are needed initially to enjoy a beautiful tour in Bhutan?

Tour in Bhutan

To describe in a few words, Bhutan is a country of mystery and mysticism, which is packed with amazing Dzongs, temples, monasteries as well as tourist attractions that will amaze you.

Many of the attractions you see will tell you the unique history of this ancient kingdom and show you more about the culture and people of Bhutan. With so much to see, an ideal tour of the country cannot be counted in hands.

However, to make the most of the best sights and experiences in Bhutan, you need at least five days.

Enjoying Bhutan highlights

Day 1: NJP / Bagdogra Airport to Phuentsholing

On arriving airport or railway station, you will be transferred to Phuentsholing. On arrival, you can check-in at the hotel and spend the day relaxing.

Overnight stay at Phuentsholing

Day 2: Phuentsholing to Thimphu

After completing the immigration facilities in Phuentsholing, you can transfer to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. In the evening you can begin with Tashichho Dzong.

Overnight stay at hotel

Day 3: Full day Thimphu sightseeing

After breakfast, you can start with Kuensel Phodrang, National Memorial Chorten and Folk Heritage Museum.

In the afternoon after lunch, you can visit Sangaygang View Point, Changangkha Lhakhang, Motithang Takin Preserve and return back to the hotel.

In the evening you can enjoy some time with family in the city of Thimphu.

Day 4: Thimphu to Paro sightseeing

Tour in Bhutan

After breakfast, you can drive from Thimphu to Paro. On arrival, you can check-in at the hotel. In the afternoon you can visit the famous Ta Dzong and Rinpung Dzong.

Overnight stay at Paro

Day 5: Full day Paro sightseeing & transfer to Phuentsholing

Early morning, you can leave for your Paro sightseeing the whole day. You can start with places like Drukyel Dzong, Kyichu Lhakhang and lastly Tiger’s Nest Monastery to witness the beauty of nature. The hike and sipping in some coffee will leave you mesmerized.

In the evening you can return to Phuentsholing and check-in to the hotel to have a good sleep.

Day 6: Onward journey back home

After breakfast check out from the hotel and take the departure transfer to NJP or Bagdogra airport for your onward journey.

So, make sure you make these five days amazing tour in Bhutan and enjoy a lovely weekend in Bhutan.