Bhutan

Bhutan is one of the last true unspoiled countries on earth. It is a Himalayan Kingdom packed with stunning natural beauty, from lush-green rice paddies running alongside fast-flowing glacial rivers, to endless forested-mountains and the snow-capped peaks beyond. A luxury vacation to Bhutan offers a time-old Buddhist culture, stunning architecture and luxury boutique hotels throughout.

Bhutan is a landlocked Himalayan kingdom that has carefully managed the numbers of tourists who travel to the country, thereby preserving its unique culture and traditions, with a great selection of boutique hotels throughout the country. Bhutan has spell-binding rural scenery, from lush green terraced rice-paddies rolling up to high mountain passes with Buddhist prayers fluttering in the wind, to the snow-capped mountains above. A luxury vacation to Bhutan will provide the chance to experience time-old Buddhist communities, such as travel to dramatic medieval monasteries with maroon-clad monks chanting prayers in unison. We can adapt your private tour to stop at a local festival to see masked dancers in all their vibrancy. If you are looking for a trekking vacation, you can hike through Bhutan's stunning network of ancient walking trails, or just take a relaxing private journey with a selection of light day-walks. We can honestly say that Bhutan is possibly our favorite destinations in the world and it receives some of the best feedback from our guests. Add to that a growing selection of luxury hotels and lodges meaning you can see all this authenticity with the knowledge you are staying somewhere comfortable at night. Bhutan is nothing short of remarkable and Bhutan guarantees a traveling experience that is the perfect antidote to the hustle and bustle of the modern world.

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Bhutan in Style: Aman Hotels

Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey & Paro

This itinerary lets you uncover Bhutan in style, staying in Aman hotels throughout. The service and attention to detail of Aman is legendary and with a similar design, each property is intended to make you feel that you are coming home no matter which lodge you are staying in, in Bhutan. Throughout your time in Bhutan you will have a personal guide and driver, discovering both the highlights and the more off the beaten track hidden gems of this beautiful country.

Best for: Adventure, Couples, Off the beaten track, Honeymoon

Highlights of Bhutan

Thimphu, Punakha & Paro

This itinerary is ideal for a first-time visitor to Bhutan, experiencing all the must-see highlights of Bhutan with your own exclusive driver and guide. Through this eight night itinerary we have included stops for you in Thimphu, Punakha and Paro for a great first taste of this incredible country.

Best for: Couples, History, Adventure, Off the beaten track

Highlights of Sikkim and Bhutan

Calcutta, Sikkim, Singritan near Darjeeling, Thimphu, Punakha & Paro

This amazing journey to the Himalayan region of Eastern India and Bhutan uncovers a land awash with culture, tradition and natural beauty, from colonial Darjeeling to local villages in Sikkim and the fascinating kingdom of Bhutan. This itinerary is ideal for anyone that has a passion for history culture and keen interest in getting off the beaten track.

Best for: Couples, Culture, Off the beaten track, Trekking

Active Bhutan

Bangkok, Thimphu, Gangtey, Punakha, Bumdra & Paro

This active and varied itinerary is perfect for guests that want a blend of experiences, from delving into its history and culture, to a night trekking in rural Bhutan and a chance to see local Bhutanese life in all its color and authenticity. Through this itinerary you’ll be able to delve a little deeper into seeing local life in action and enjoy a more authentic experience, actively exploring Bhutan.

Best for: Adventure, Off the beaten track, Couples, Culture

Bhutan and Thailand for Teenagers

Bangkok, Thimphu, Punakha, Paro & Koh Lanta

This family adventure delves into the mysterious Kingdom of Bhutan before kicking back on the palm-fringed beaches of Thailand. Totally designed around the teenagers, it is action packed with family-friendly experiences. Bhutan is a perfect destination for a family vacation, not only is it exceptionally safe, but it will offer an overall experience that your children will absolutely adore, it will

Best for: Adventure, Family, Culture, History

Bhutan and Thailand Honeymoon

Bangkok, Thimphu, Punakha, Paro & Phuket

Through this beautiful honeymoon itinerary, you’ll discover the incredible spirituality and wonder of ancient Bhutanese culture before heading to the west coast of Thailand to completely relax and unwind on the tropical shores. Providing a great mix of culture, spectacular scenery, adventure and plenty of time to relax, Bhutan and Thailand combined provide the ideal honeymoon.

Best for: Couples, Honeymoon, Adventure, Beach

Bhutan for Teenagers

Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey & Paro

Bhutan is the perfect destination for teenagers as the one of the last truly unspoiled destinations in the world, with Himalayan views that will simply make your jaw drop. Moving every two to three days there is always something new and exciting around the corner and a fantastic mix of culture, history, colorful markets and brilliant trekking trails to keep the whole family entertained.

Best for: Adventure, Ultimate luxury, Couples, Honeymoon

Classic Nepal and Bhutan

Kathmandu, Annapurna Trek, Dhilikhel, Thimphu, Punakha & Paro

This classic itinerary combines the best of Nepal and Bhutan, visiting the main highlights with a fantastic trek through the Annapurna foothills and a visit to the world-famous Tiger’s Nest Monastery. With intriguing culture, incredible scenery and plenty of opportunity for hiking, Nepal and Bhutan complement each other brilliantly and make for a fantastic adventure.

Best for: Couples, Adventure, Culture, History

Off the Beaten Track Bhutan

Bangkok, Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey, Bumthang, Haa & Paro

This comprehensive private off-the-beaten track tour of Bhutan showcases all the major highlights but also delves deeper into Bhutan's alluring interior, towards the utterly fascinating Bumthang Valley where you will see Bhutan at its most captivating. The more time you spend in Bhutan, the better the overall experience gets. With your private driver and guide you can uncover a more authentic experience getting to the heart of the country.

Best for: Adventure, Couples, Road trip, Eco/ethical tourism

Walk Bhutan

Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey, Druk Path Trek, Bumdra High Camp & Paro

This ultimate trekking vacation takes in two of the best short treks in Bhutan: the Druk Path Trek and the Bumdra High Camp. Alongside these we have included some fantastic experiences and chance to explore the spectacular natural beauty of this amazing country. Bhutan's trekking trails are relatively untouched because the few tourists that come to Bhutan generally focus on the more cultural aspects of the country allowing this itinerary to showcase a more raw and undiscovered Bhutan.

Best for: Adventure, Off the beaten track, Trekking, Couples

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Bhutan

Bhutan

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Bhutan

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