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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Biking for World Peace in the Land of Gross National Happiness 2017

Name of tour : Biking for World Peace in the Land of Gross National Happiness 2017
Duration : 13 days/12 nights
Season : Throughout the year except January & February.

Tour brief:

Day 01:        - Arrive in Phuntsholing (Gateway to Bhutan).  O/n in hotel

Day 02:        - Drive in a car from Phuntsholing to Tshimakothi town (100 km)

- 3 hrs. O/n in hotel- Bike Tsimakothi to Paro - 67 Km. O/n in hotel

Day 03:        - Walking excursion to Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest monastery) in Paro, our national icon. -O/n in hotel

Day 04:        - Bike Paro to Thimphu –  54 km.  Sightseeing and walking tour in Thimphu.  An hour discussion on GrO/n in hotel

Day 05:        - Bike Thimphu to Punakha over Dochola pass (3100 mt) --79 km.  An hour presentation/discussion on GNH in Bhutan -Visit Punakha dzong which is the grandest and historically one of the most important dzong.  O/n in hotel

Day 06:      - Bike 40 km upstream through pristine nature.  Return to Punakha for lunch and then bike 12 km downstream along Puna Tsangchhu river to Wangdue valley.  O/n in hotel

Day 07:    - Bike Wangdue to Nobding (40 Km) and drive over Pelela pass at 11,000 feet to Nikachhu.  O/n in camp  - Bike Nikachhu to Chendebjee stupa (15 km).  O/n in camp at Chendebjee stupa

Day 08:    - Bike Chendebjee to Trongsa viewpoint (50km)- Drive in a car from viewpoint to Trongsa -18km.  O/n in hotel

Day 09:    - Drive in a car from Trongsa to Yotongla pass at 11,500 feet and then bike 38 km to Jakar valley in Bumthang.

-O/n in hotel.

Day 10:    - Sightseeing and walking tour in Jakar valley at 8,700 feet. Drive in a car back to Trongsa.  O/n in hotel.

Day 11:     -Drive in a car from Trongsa to Wangdi and partly by bike.  O/n in hotel

Day 12:     -Drive in a car from Wangdi to Thimphu and continue to Paro biking.  O/n in hotel.
Day 13:     -Drive in a car to Paro international airport for your next destination


1.    Low traffic all-weather roads, clean air and breathtaking landscapes
2.    Offer unique experiences, unique places and real stories
3.    Offers range of biking opportunities from an enjoyable easy biking to the more challenging ones for the more adventurous types.

Package Costs:

-3 stars accommodation (All-inclusive)          - US$2750

-4 stars accommodation (All-inclusive)             - US$3000

-5 star (Luxury) accommodation (All-inclusive)      - US$7180


-Additional US$30 surcharge per pax per night for smaller groups with one to two pax.

Covers 3 meals plus 2 refreshments per day, lodge in hotels on twin-sharing basis for 3 and 4 star

hotels, a resourceful licensed guide, all entry fees, local transport in suv cars/coaches, flight reservation

and all taxes.

Exclude: Air tickets, visa fee (US$40), expenses on medical emergencies and evacuations, liabilities

due to cancellation of flights, roadblock, etc.; personal expenses, or any supplemental costs.