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Drukyuls Scenic Byway
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Tour duration: 5 days 4 nights
Tour types: Cycling and Cultural Sightseeing
Departs: Everyday
Destination: Paro and Thimphu.
Accommodations: 3 star hotels / Guest houses
Transport: SUV cars, Toyota mini bus, Toyota coaster bus
Entry/ Start: Paro
Exit/ End: Paro
Day 01: Arrival at Paro
Fly into Paro either from Bangkok, Singapore, Kathmandu, Dhaka, Delhi or Kolkata. Representatives (guide and driver) from See Bhutan Travels will receive you from Paro international airport Check into your hotel. Towards evening enjoy riding around Paro town and pay visit to Rinpung dzong and Kichu monastery.

Day 02: Paro – Thimphu (65kms)
After breakfast ride to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. Approximately it will take around 2 to 3 hours for leisure riders.
At Thimphu, check into your hotel, leave your bikes there and set out to explore following sites:
Buddha point, memorial Chorten, Textile museum, and Tashichhoe Dzong.

Day 03: Thimphu – Dochula – Paro (110 km)
Ride to Dochula pass will be challenging as you need to ride uphill for about 23 km. Enjoy the view at Dochula and then ride back down towards Thimphu valley and then to Paro.

Day 04: Hike to Taktsang Monastery (8 hours roundtrip hike)
Today we will spend our day hiking to Taktsang Monastery popularly known as Tigers nest monastery located on a cliff 1000 m above Paro valley. After coming back from Taktsang and if time permits enjoy riding around Paro valley.

Day 05: Departure
Your wonderful tour of Bhutan comes to end today. After breakfast, your guide and driver will see you off at Paro international airport for you onward destination.
Fly out either to Bangkok, Singapore, Katmandu, Dhaka, Delhi or Kolkata

Cost of booking Drukyuls Scenic Byway are as follows:

Peak tourist season (March, April, May, September, October & November)
Single Traveler : $ 1220
Dual/ 2 Travelers : $1180 Per Person
3 and above : $ 1040 Per Person

Lean tourist season (December, January, February, June, July & August)
Single Traveler : $1040
Dual/ 2 Travelers : $1000 Per Person
3 and above : $880 Per Person

The above mentioned price covers the following:

  • Tour vehicles with experienced driver – (SUV cars for single and dual travelers, Toyota Mini buses for group of 3 – 9 travelers and Toyota coaster buses for group consisting 10 or more travelers).
  • All meals – (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).
  • All accommodations in 3 star hotels/ guest houses in twin sharing basis – (Up gradation to 4 stars and 5 stars available on paying the extra premium).
  • Licensed English speaking tour guide – (Language speaking guides for French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Korean and Thai are available on paying extra premium of $60 - $100).
  • Sustainable Development fee of US $65 per person per night spent in Bhutan – (This money goes for a very good cause of reducing poverty, rural development, free medical services and free education for Bhutanese people).
  • Entrance fees to all tourist sites
  • Tea and snacks during the day
  • Bottled water during the day
  • Bhutan Visa Fee of US $40
  • Bike hiring charges
The above mentioned price does not cover the following:

  • Airfare (both international and domestic)
  • Travel insurance
  • Laundry, Beverages and tips
  • Any cost incurred due to flight cancellation, delayed flight or road blockage