Gangtey Valley Tour
LUXURY SMALL GROUP JOURNEYS
Journey DMC-Gangtey Valley Tour offers natural and cultural highlights of blissful country Bhutan. Embark in our Gangtey valley tour between months of November and March for best bird watching experience.
Gangtey Valley Tour is short and easy tour at land of Thunder Dragon, perfect for all travel enthusiasts.
- Tour offers natural and cultural highlights of Bhutan
- visit to one of the main winter homes to rare blacked necked crane, Gangtey valley
Day 1, Arrival at Paro
Arrive Paro by Druk Air, the only national carrier. On arrival and after visa formalities, meet, assist and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight Kichu Resort.
Day 2, Paro Sightseeing
Paro Sightseeing – visit the ruined fortress of Drugyel dzong. Proceed through the beautiful valley to the watch tower or locally known as Ta-Dzong. Stroll around the market and return to Kichu Resort. Overnight at Kichu Resort.
Day 3, Drive to Thimpu
Drive to Thimphu. Upon arrival check into River view or similar. PM Visit the Memorial chorten and Drupthob nunnery temple and free time in the market. Overnight at River View or similar hotel.
Day 4, Visit to local places
AM visit the Painting school, National library, Royal goldsmith workshop and Handicraft centers. PM drive 3 hours to Wangduephodrang crossing the Dochula pass 3100 meters. Visit the Wangduephodrang Dzong from outside and the market area. Overnight at Wangdi Kichu Resort.
Day 5, Visit to Gangtey Gompa Valley
Day excursion to the Gangtey Gompa valley at an altitude of 2800 meters. Overnight at Wangdi Kichu Resort.
Day 6, Punakha Dzong Visit
AM drive 45 minutes to Punakha and visit the Punakha Dzong which served as an old capital of Bhutan. Drive 3 hours to Thimphu for lunch and proceed 2 hours to Paro via visiting the oldest building in Bhutan, the Simtokha Dzong. Overnight Kichu Resort.
Day 7, Day hike to Taktsang Monastery
Day hike to the view point of Taktsang monastery. Stroll back to Resort. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Kichu Resort.
Day 8, Departure
Transfer to airport for final departure.