36 days in Bhutan Itinerary

36 days in Bhutan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paro
— 5 nights
2
Bumthang
— 3 nights
3
Thimphu
— 15 nights
4
Punakha
— 2 nights
5
Phobjikha Valley
— 1 night
6
Trongsa
— 2 nights
7
Trashigang
— 2 nights
8
Ha
— 2 nights

5
nights
Paro

Paro ©
A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Paro is known for historic sites, museums, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paro Taktsang, contemplate the waterfront views at Paro River, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and examine the collection at National Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Paro day trip app.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Paro is an approximately 35-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Belo Horizonte to Paro. June in Paro sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Bumthang.

Things to do in Paro

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours
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Paro Taktsang ©
Paro Taktsang
Chele La Pass ©
Chele La Pass
Kyichu Lhakhang ©
Kyichu Lhakhang

3
nights
Bumthang

Bumthang ©
Plan a trip to Bumthang to discover an area as rich in culture as it is in sweeping valley views.
Get out of town with these interesting Bumthang side-trips: Jakar (Jambay Lhakhang Temple & Jakar Dzong). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kurje Lhakhang, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bumthang Brewery, don't miss a visit to Tamshing Lhakhang Temple, and appreciate the views at Ura Valley.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bumthang trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Paro to Bumthang by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Thimphu.

Things to do in Bumthang

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Jakar
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Kurje Lhakhang ©
Kurje Lhakhang
Jambay Lhakhang Temple ©
Jambay Lhakhang Temple
Tamshing Lhakhang Temple ©
Tamshing Lhakhang Temple

15
nights
Thimphu

Thimphu ©
The kingdom's capital and most modern city, Thimphu offers a mix of ancient traditions and modern commercialism.
Thimphu is known for scenic drive, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Kuenselphodrang, don't miss a visit to Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), contemplate the long history of Simtokha Dzong, and stroll through Motithang Takin Preserve.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Thimphu fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Bumthang to Thimphu takes 8 hours. June in Thimphu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Punakha.

Things to do in Thimphu

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Phajoding Monastery, Pele La, Lhakhang Nagpo
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Kuenselphodrang ©
Kuenselphodrang
Dochula Pass ©
Dochula Pass
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong) ©
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong)

2
nights
Punakha

Punakha ©
The imperial past feels present in Punakha, where an impressive fortress testifies to the heyday of this former capital of Bhutan.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup nunnery and then make a trip to Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Punakha Suspension Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Punakha Dzong, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chimi Lhakhang Temple.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Punakha vacation planning tool.

You can drive from Thimphu to Punakha in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Phobjikha Valley.

Things to do in Punakha

Historic Sites
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Punakha Dzong ©
Punakha Dzong
Chimi Lhakhang Temple ©
Chimi Lhakhang Temple
Punakha Suspension Bridge ©
Punakha Suspension Bridge

1
night
Phobjikha Valley

Phobjikha Valley ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangtey Monastery, stroll through Black Necked Crane Center, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Phobjikha Valley.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Phobjikha Valley trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Punakha to Phobjikha Valley in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Trongsa.

Things to do in Phobjikha Valley

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Gangtey Monastery, Phobjikha Valley
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Phobjikha Valley ©
Phobjikha Valley
Gangtey Monastery ©
Gangtey Monastery

2
nights
Trongsa

Trongsa ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Tower of Trongsa Museum, take a memorable drive along Yutong La Pass, and then make a trip to Tongsa Dzong. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Royal Manas National Park.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Trongsa trip planner.

Getting from Phobjikha Valley to Trongsa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Trashigang.

Things to do in Trongsa

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trip

The Royal Manas National Park
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Yutong La Pass ©
Yutong La Pass
Tongsa Dzong ©
Tongsa Dzong
The Tower of Trongsa Museum ©
The Tower of Trongsa Museum

2
nights
Trashigang

Trashigang ©
Trashigang, or Tashigang, is a town in eastern Bhutan and the district capital of the Trashigang Dzongkhag .The town lies to the east side of the valley above the Drangme Chhu river just south of where it is joined by the Gamri River. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Trashigang Dzong and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gomphu Kora (Gom Kora).

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Trashigang trip planner.

Traveling by car from Trongsa to Trashigang takes 6.5 hours. On the 11th (Sat), you're off to Ha.

Things to do in Trashigang

Historic Sites
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Gomphu Kora (Gom Kora) ©
Gomphu Kora (Gom Kora)
Trashigang Dzong ©
Trashigang Dzong

2
nights
Ha

Ha ©
Ha or Has is a town and seat of Haa District in Bhutan.Ha is situated in the west of the Sandalwood Kingdom near Sikkim in the Ha Valley. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): appreciate the views at Haa Valley. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lhakhang Karpo.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ha sightseeing tool.

Fly from Trashigang to Ha in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ha

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Lhakhang Karpo ©
Lhakhang Karpo
Haa Valley ©
Haa Valley

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