Bhutan

The Best of Bhutan: Hidden Treasures of a Himalayan Kingdom

Program No. 19634RJ
Explore Bhutan, one of the world’s most isolated countries, with experts and locals who share their enduring culture, history and natural wonders.

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Jun 11 - Jun 27, 2024
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Aug 13 - Aug 29, 2024
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Nov 30 - Dec 16, 2024
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Feb 11 - Feb 27, 2025
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Jun 10 - Jun 26, 2025
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Aug 12 - Aug 28, 2025
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Sep 9 - Sep 25, 2025
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Sep 23 - Oct 9, 2025
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Oct 7 - Oct 23, 2025
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Nov 4 - Nov 20, 2025
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Nov 18 - Dec 4, 2025
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Dec 2 - Dec 18, 2025
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Jun 11 - Jun 27, 2024
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6,999
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Aug 13 - Aug 29, 2024
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6,999
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Sep 17 - Oct 3, 2024
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Oct 8 - Oct 24, 2024
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Oct 15 - Oct 31, 2024
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Oct 22 - Nov 7, 2024
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Nov 5 - Nov 21, 2024
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Nov 30 - Dec 16, 2024
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Feb 11 - Feb 27, 2025
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Feb 25 - Mar 13, 2025
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Mar 18 - Apr 3, 2025
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Apr 15 - May 1, 2025
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Jun 10 - Jun 26, 2025
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Aug 12 - Aug 28, 2025
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Sep 9 - Sep 25, 2025
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Sep 23 - Oct 9, 2025
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Oct 7 - Oct 23, 2025
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Nov 4 - Nov 20, 2025
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Nov 18 - Dec 4, 2025
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At a Glance

Shrouded in mystique, the tiny Kingdom of Bhutan sits wedged amongst the mighty Himalayas in a mountainous landscape cut by deep river valleys and terraced rice fields. Known to its people as Druk Yul, or “Land of the Thunder Dragon,” it is the last bastion of authentic Himalayan Buddhism.

Extend Your Adventure

This program includes an optional program extension.

Extension: Nepal: The Best of the Kathmandu Valley

Delve deeper into the ancient spaces and sacred places of Kathmandu! Explore sites of Hindu and Buddhist importance and hike to the town of Changu in search of views of the Himalaya.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
Walking up to two miles daily over varied terrain; some stairs without railings. Elevations of 7,000-10,000 feet. Some bus rides up to 6 hours with rest stops and sightseeing along the way
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

What You'll Learn

  • Encounter the warmth and hospitality of Bhutanese people.
  • Learn about Bhutan's Gross National Happiness philosophy.
  • Hike to a remote village, a tiny monastery tucked in the midst of rice paddies and the awesome Tiger’s Nest.

General Notes

The elevation of areas traveled on this program range from 7,000-10,000 feet for the entire duration of the stay in Bhutan. This program has a maximum of 18 participants. Looking to extend your stay? This program has a post-extension on corresponding dates, program "Nepal: The Best of the Kathmandu Valley" (#22616). Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
Featured Expert
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Tshittim “TIM” Jamtsho
Mr. Tshittim, who goes by “Tim,” has been working as a group leader in Bhutan since 2005. With over a decade-long experience in the travel industry, Tim has a keen interest in his country’s history and ecology. Over the years, Tim has explored the length and breadth of Bhutan and is a professionally trained trekking leader. Tim speaks six languages, including fluent English, Hindi and Nepali. His hobbies include history, current affairs, hiking and flora and fauna.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Tshittim “TIM” Jamtsho View biography
Mr. Tshittim, who goes by “Tim,” has been working as a group leader in Bhutan since 2005. With over a decade-long experience in the travel industry, Tim has a keen interest in his country’s history and ecology. Over the years, Tim has explored the length and breadth of Bhutan and is a professionally trained trekking leader. Tim speaks six languages, including fluent English, Hindi and Nepali. His hobbies include history, current affairs, hiking and flora and fauna.
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