Where: Thimphu, Paro, Punakha (Khuruthang, Lobesa), Haa
Transport: Airlines, Taxi
When: November 2018
Who: One backpacker
Currency: Bhutan Ngultrum (BTN)
|INFO ABOUT THIS ITINERARY
As per Bhutan government’s policy, citizens of all countries, except from India, Bangladesh and Maldives, have to book their tour through a registered travel agent and pay US$250 per person, per day to be able to secure a permit or visa. This is mandatory!
Having said that, all expenses in this itinerary are for individual travel and does not apply to the mandated travel agency’s or tour operator’s costs. However, you can get an idea of costs, along with tips and details of places you’d like to visit.
Planning & Information
Tips, info & details of planning.
Arriving in Bhutan & sights of Thimphu.
Thimphu to Punakha (Lobesa)
Getting permits in Thimphu & visiting Lobesa.
Sights of Punakha valley.
Punakha to Paro
Travel from Punakha to Paro, via Thimphu.
Sights of Paro.
Taktsang Lhakhang (Tiger’s Nest Monastery)
Hike to Tiger’s Nest & rest day in Paro.
Day trip to Chele La Pass.
Paro & out
Taking flight out of Bhutan.
How much did it cost?
List of all the expenses.