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Sunday, January 21, 2018

A Special Trip to the Birthplace of Gross National Happiness

Name of the Tour: A Special Trip to the Birthplace of Gross National Happiness

Duration: 9 days/8 nights

Validity: 1/1/2015 to 31/12/2016

Tour Features:

  • A guided sightseeing tour of Paro valley to visit Paro Dzong, the 7th century Kichu monastery, the national museum, and Taktsang or Tiger’s Next monastery, our national icon in Paro
  • A guided sightseeing tour of Textile Museum, School of Traditional Arts & Crafts, the largest weekend vegetable market in Thimphu, the world’s largest sitting Buddha, the Gongzur stupa, and trashichhodzong in Thimphu;
  • A guided sightseeing tour of the 108 Druk Wangyel Stupas, Punakha Dzong, the national botanical garden and a Nunnery center in Punakha.
  • A guided sightseeing tour of the Royal Heritage museum and Winter Palace in in Trongsa
  • An opportunity to meet natives and experience their intense hospitality.
  • Options available to river raft for US$50 per head , take a retrun domestic flight  from Bumthang to Paro for US$250, or an hour presentation/discussion on Gross National Happiness in Bhutan for US$120 fee.
  • An hour complimentary mask dance  festival for a group exceeding 7 pax.

Package Costs:

  • 3 stars accommodation (All-inclusive)           - US$1800
  • 4 stars accommodation (All-inclusive)           - US$2000
  • 5 star (Luxury) accommodation (All-inclusive)- US$2390

Additional US$30 surcharge per pax per night for FITs
Single room supplement is 30% in 3 star rated hotels and 100% in 4 and 5-stars.

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.

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.