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Bhutan

The Best of Bhutan: Hidden Treasures of a Himalayan Kingdom

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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Program No. 19634RJ
Length
17 days
Starts at
4,449
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Flights start at
1,200
Bhutan

The Best of Bhutan: Hidden Treasures of a Himalayan Kingdom

Explore Bhutan, one of the world’s most isolated countries, with experts and locals who share their enduring culture, history and natural wonders.
Length
17 days
Starts at
4,449
Special Offer
Click on Dates & Prices below to see special offer details.
Flights start at
1,200
Program No. 19634 RJ
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PRICES
Feb 8 - Feb 24, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Mar 1 - Mar 17, 2022
Starting at
4,999
Apr 1 - Apr 17, 2022
Starting at
4,999
Jun 14 - Jun 30, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Aug 16 - Sep 1, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Sep 13 - Sep 29, 2022
Starting at
5,099
Oct 3 - Oct 19, 2022
Starting at
5,099
Oct 18 - Nov 3, 2022
Starting at
5,099
Nov 1 - Nov 17, 2022
Starting at
5,099
Dec 6 - Dec 22, 2022
Starting at
4,449
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Feb 8 - Feb 24, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Mar 1 - Mar 17, 2022
Starting at
5,749
Apr 1 - Apr 17, 2022
Starting at
5,749
Jun 14 - Jun 30, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Aug 16 - Sep 1, 2022
Starting at
4,449
Special Offer

No extra cost for single rooms! Free singles are limited!

Sep 13 - Sep 29, 2022
Starting at
5,849
Oct 3 - Oct 19, 2022
Starting at
5,849
Oct 18 - Nov 3, 2022
Starting at
5,849
Nov 1 - Nov 17, 2022
Starting at
5,849
Dec 6 - Dec 22, 2022
Starting at
4,449

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 offers 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.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • 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.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
Bhutan, The Land of Serenity
by Matthieu Ricard
A Buddhist monk, photographer, and French interpreter for the Dalai Lama, Ricard, draws on his time in Bhutan over the last 25 years for this intimate portrait. With illuminating chapters on the remarkable Khyentse Rinpoche, sacred art, architecture, dancing monks and ceremonies.
The Circle of Karma, A Novel
by Kunzang Choden
The first novel by a Bhutanese woman, this lyrical coming-of-age story explores the rituals of daily life in Bhutan. When Tsomo's mother suddenly dies, the young girl must travel alone across Bhutan and into India.
So Close to Heaven, The Vanishing Buddhist Kingdoms of the Himalayas
by Barbara Crossette
Asia correspondent for the New York Times, Crossette portrays Bhutan and neighboring Ladakh and Sikkim as strongholds of Tantric Buddhism in an increasingly homogenized world.
The Blessings of Bhutan
by Russ and Blyth Carpenter
Head-over-heels in love with Bhutan, the Carpenters introduce their adopted home, its people, customs, religion and history.
Married to Bhutan
by Linda Leaming
Enraptured by the customs, land and people of Bhutan, where she has lived and worked for ten years, Leaming writes with humor and candor about her often-bumpy cultural immersion, her romance with a Buddhist artist and her unexpected path to happiness.
The Raven Crown
by Michael Aris
Aris chronicles the rise of the Wangchuk dynasty in this beautifully illustrated history of the kingdom and its 20th-century monarchy, featuring 106 rare photographs.
Turning the Mind Into an Ally
by Sakyong Mipham
A guide to meditation and practical introduction to teachings of the Shambhala Buddhist community, which has strong ties to Bhutan.
Bhutan Map
by ITMB
A double-sided traveler's map at an excellent scale of 1:345,000 with a larger scale map of Northern India on the reverse.
Essential Tibetan Buddhism
by Robert Thurman
The foremost Western scholar of Tibetan Buddhism, Thurman has chosen well from that tradition's sacred literature and helpfully includes suggested further reading, explanatory notes and a directory of sacred sites.
Photographic Guide to Birds of the Himalayas
by Bikram Grewal
A pocket guide to 250 birds found from the foothills up to high elevations ranging from the Hindu Kush and Kashmir to Arunachal Pradesh in the Eastern Himalayas. With brief descriptive information, maps and 260 full-color illustrations.
Bhutan, A Trekker's Guide
by Bart Jordans
A compact, practical guide to 27 treks and walks throughout the mountain kingdom with color photographs and detailed sketch maps throughout.
Travellers and Magicians
by Khyentse Norbu (Director)
The first feature shot on location in Bhutan, this film, directed by a respected lama, follows a young official on his odyssey across the country. Along the way he is joined by a mischievous monk, an elderly peddler and an old man with his daughter.
Beyond the Sky and the Earth
by Jamie Zeppa
Zeppa's memoir of her time as teacher in a remote village shows her growing love and commitment to the people and culture.
Radio Shangri-La
by Lisa Napoli
Napoli's memoir of her time working on a fledgling Bhutanese radion station. She writes with frankness and clarity about the contradictions, poverty and reality of much mythologized Bhutan.
Meals
41 Meals
14 Breakfasts
13 Lunches
14 Dinners
The following choices may be available when requested in advance: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Low Fat, Low Salt
Lodging
Lodgings may differ by date. Select a date to see the lodgings specific to that date.
Display
Dec 06, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Feb 08, 2022 - Feb 24, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Mar 01, 2022 - Mar 17, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Apr 01, 2022 - Apr 17, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Jun 14, 2022 - Jun 30, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Aug 16, 2022 - Sep 01, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Sep 13, 2022 - Sep 29, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Oct 03, 2022 - Oct 19, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Oct 18, 2022 - Nov 03, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Nov 01, 2022 - Nov 17, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
  • Dec 06, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022 (Kathmandu to Paro)
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
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1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
See All Lodging Options
1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
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1 night
Kathmandu
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is a 5 star luxury hotel and resort in Kathmandu, Nepal, set on 37 acres of landscaped grounds and created in the traditional Newari style of Nepalese architecture. This beautiful hotel and resort is located in the metropolitan city of Kathmandu and on the road to the Boudhanath Stupa: the most holy of all Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside of Tibet, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is walking distance from the hotel - about five minutes away. The hotel is just 4 km (2.4 miles) from the Tribhuvan International Airport and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the city center of Kathmandu.
3 nights
Thimphu
Namgay Heritage hotel is a locally owned modern hotel that portrays the unique tradition and architecture of Bhutan. It has strong local character and a warm ambiance. It is located .5 miles from downtown Thimphu.
2 nights
Bhutan
Encircled by pine forests in the hidden valley of Phobjikha – Gantey Gompa, home to the very rare Black Necked cranes, the Dewachen Hotel features sixteen double rooms, modern bathroom fittings, heavenly bedding comforts, and a restaurant with a magnificent view and the finest cuisine prepared by a professional chef.
3 nights
Bumthang
Kaila Guesthouse is a family-run property located only 5 minutes from Jakar town. It is also a favorite stopover for foreign expats traveling in Bhutan.
1 night
Trongsa
Yangkhil Resort is an elegant resort in the historic town of Trongsa, offering 21 rooms designed in traditional Bhutanese architecture. Lush colorful gardens, fish pond and view of mountains soaring over 10,000 feet add to the resort's natural exotic landscape. Breathtaking view of the Majestic Trongsa Dzong, Taa Dzong. Mandge River and pristine lush forested mountains create an unforgettable setting at Yankhil Resort.
2 nights
Punakha
Hotel Lobesa, a three stars hotel situated outside Punakha with a commanding view of the countryside. Immerse yourself in with beautiful view over the surrounding countryside. A relatively new hotel, Hotel Lobesa offers 14 nice and comfortable rooms for travelers who are exploring the wonders of Punakha. The rooms are spacious, reminiscent of the unique charm of boutique hotels. Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lush and verdant fields and valleys of the region. Hotel Lobesa also houses a restaurant where guests can sample traditional Bhutanese cuisine. The staff is friendly and eager to please guests.
2 nights
Paro
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong, the location offers guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda.
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