The Splendours of Bhutan, the Kingdom of Gross Happiness
Bhutan: “the land of Thunder Dragon”, is no ordinary place. This Himalayan kingdom is full with myths and legends, where the best of traditional culture thrives with superlative landscape, timeless Buddhist culture, stunning ancient fortresses and colorful festivals. The Splendours of Bhutan.
Ever since Bhutan opened its doors to tourism in 1974 the government kept the number of tourists visiting Bhutan to an environmentally manageable level. Hidden high amongst the mighty Himalayan range the kingdom of Bhutan is therefore a destination even the most seasoned traveler considers a privilege to visit. This exclusive cultural trip will make you discover the magic of Bhutan in the luxury and comfort you deserve.
Our trip to the “Kingdom of Gross Happiness” will allow you to travel through time while exploring sacred monasteries which sit precariously on sheer cliffs while red-robed monks chant in distant temples and colorful masked dancers perform ancient rituals on sacred Dzong (fortress) grounds during Buddhist festivals. In addition to encountering the rich cultural heritage of this exclusively Buddhist kingdom, you will also come upon awe-inspiring landscapes of snow-clad mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, rushing streams and the daily life in far-flung rural communities.
Wild Yak Luxury will take you deep into the heart of Bhutan in order for you to see the very best the kingdom has to offer in the most comfortable and exclusive way possible, enchanted by the proud Bhutanese who are renowned for their happiness.
Arrival in the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu
Guided sightseeing of the UNESCO world heritage sites
Flight to Paro, Bhutan
Drive to Thimphu
Drive to Punakha
Drive to Paro
Paro, hike to Taktsang Monastery "Tiger's Nest"
Flight to Kathmandu, drive to Dhulikhel
Relax day in Dhulikhel
This Tour can be customised according to your interests. Feel free to contact us!
Organisation of your Journey
Accommodation in Premium Hotels and Resorts (Dwarika, Amankora, Uma Paro, Dwarika's Resort)
Dinners in Nepal
Airfares Kathmandu - Paro, and back in business class
Arrival & departure airfares to Bhutan, including taxes
Visa fees and royalties (Bhutan)
All meals in Bhutan
Professional, experienced and English speaking guide
All monument, excusions and route permits fees
All transfers and excursions in private superior air-conditioned vehicles
International airfare to / from Kathmandu (please feel free to contact us for your booking)
Nepal entry fee visa
Travel and cancellation insurance
Lunch in Nepal
Individual beverages and personal expenses
Optional trips and sightseeing, if extended
Any other item that is not included in the aforementioned price
In Nepal Dwarikahotel in Kathmandu is a heritage hotel and one of the most prestigious five stars hotel in Nepal. It takes its inspiration from the architectural grandeur of the Newari royal palaces. The amalgamation of Nepal’s heritage together with its longstanding tradition of hospitality makes Dwarika Kathmandu an intimate experience of a refined Nepali lifestyle.
It has an outdoor swimming pool et 4 restaurants bars.
Dwarika Resort Dhulikhelis the luxurious alternative to the Dwarika Hotel in Kathmandu. An approximate one-and-a-half-hour drive from Kathmandu to discover the magical serene natural setting and rural heritage on the hill foot above Kathmandu. Set over 20 acres, the grounds offer panoramic views of the Himalayas and the surrounding valleys. The property is designed in the spirit of a traditional Nepali village, with trails, glades and terraced farms interspersed within the ecology of a verdant woodland. Its spa draws on Himalayan herbs and unique treatments to achieve complete relaxation and rejuvenation.
Whilst reflecting the charm and sensibilities of Bhutan’s rich heritage, our selection of Bhutan Premium five-star accommodation offers contemporary elegance and modern comfort. Amankora Resorts (Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Dzongkha, Gangtey)
Amankora’s five distinct, luxury lodges are located in the country’s central and western regions. Each one offers the luxury and convenience of a well-appointed private residence with its own character, setting and experience. Deriving its name from two words, ‘Aman’ meaning ‘peace’ in Sanskrit and ‘kora’ meaning ‘circular pilgrimage’ in Dzongkha, (Bhutan’s language), Amankora Resorts combine contemporary design with traditional features, along with an indulgent spa and impeccable dining. Uma (Paro & Punakha)
These exclusive 5-star hotels are situated in the wildly beautiful Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. They reflect their own philosophy of “quiet comfort in inspiring, culture-rich locations.” Zhiwa Ling Resort (Paro)
Nestled in the hills outside Paro, Zhiwa Ling heritage hotel is an architectural gem that unites Bhutanese culture and heritage with 21st-century comforts. Zhiwa Ling was built to carefully reflect the country's architectural vernacular: the design and interior meticulously embrace Bhutanese culture, using artwork, textiles, and sustainable wood construction. Zhiwa Ling is a work of art, painstakingly constructed, carved, and painted by Bhutanese artisans over five years. (National Geographic)
Set on 10 acres, Zhiwa Ling and its 45 rooms features a Spa with a fitness center, sauna, steam room and traditional Bhutanese outdoor hot-stone bath. Other features include a bar, business center, Tea House, conference rooms, a Meditation House and two restaurants specializing in contemporary international cuisine and classic Bhutanese dishes.
Airplane in business class (Kathmandu - Paro, and back)
Private cars of superior category with high-qualified drivers
Introduction of cultural and traditional Himalayan heritage
Stays in Premium preserved accommodation in the core of the nature
Discovery of the rich traditions of architecture
Hike to the world-famous Tiger's Nest
Relaxation, new energy for your daily life
Professional organisation of high standard
Let's discover the Himalaya in a unique way with Wild Yak Luxury's exclusive services!