Premium Tour: Photograph Bhutan

Snap signature shots of Bhutan and the Himalayas with an itinerary crafted for the wants and needs of a photographer.

Day 1

ARRIVAL

Enjoy the flight which passes through the panoramic view of the Himalayan peaks like the Everest. A Bhutanese guide will meet you at the airport and escort you to the hotel. The rest of the day will be a leisure day, with the tour guide on hand in case you need assistance.

Accommodation: Paro

Day 2

PARO

Start the morning with a 15 minute drive to the base of the Taktshang Monastery. We will proceed with a hike uphill, where we will capture the views such as the fluttering prayer flags, the rocky hill and the monastery. On the way back to the base, we will pass by other spots such as local villages and ancient ruins.

Accommodation: Paro

Day 3

PARO - THIMPU

From Paro, we will make our way to Thimphu with stops at the Rinpung Dzong, Ta Dzong, Dungtse Lhakhang and Tamchong Lhakhang. Lunch at Thimphu, then back on the road for more photographic opportunities around the capital.

Accommodation: Thimphu

Day 4

THIMPU

The group will tour different attractions such as the Changangkha Monastery, the Sangaygang view point and museums like The Folk Heritage Museum and The Institute for Zorig Chusum. We will also enjoy a typical Bhutanese lunch in a local restaurant.

Accommodation: Thimphu

Day 5

PUNAKHA

From Thimphu, we will drive to Punakha with a quick photography session in Dochula pass, the most famous pass in Bhutan. The drive also features a breathtaking view of the Punatshangchhu River and the Wangdue Valley, with beautiful villages, farm houses and temples along the way.

Accommodation: Punakha

Day 6

PHOBJIKHA

After breakfast, the group will head to Punakha Dzong for a photography session, where the monks reside during the winter. We will also drive to Phobjikha, where more picturesque Bhutanese attractions await.

Accommodation: Phobjikha

Day 7

BUMTHANG

Driving through Phobjikha and Trongsa, we will make our way to Trongsa, where the Trongsa Dzong can be found. Considered as the most impressive dzong in Bhutan, it is the ancestral home of the present Royal Family.

Accommodation: Bumthang

Day 8

BUMTHANG

In Bumthang, we will attend the Prakar Festival, where the Bhutanese will dress up and celebrate Guru Padmasambava and other Buddhist deities. We will also go around the town to take pictures of the festivities.

Accommodation: Bumthang

Day 9

PARO

After a day of festivities, we will take an early domestic flight from Bumthang back to Paro. Upon arrival, we will check in the hotel then visit the Chelala Pass, the highest point between the Haa Valley and Paro Valley. It also offers a very good view of the Himalayan Mountains, including the Jumolhari.

Accommodation: Paro

Day 10

DEPARTURE

We will depart Bhutan and fly to your next destination.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Rate is valid for PHILIPPINE PASSPORT HOLDERS only
Non-refundable deposit of USD500.00 per pax
50% deposit upon approval of the VISA will be applied
Full cancellation charges will be applied to any cancellation made 2 weeks before departure date Minimum 15 ADULTS must travel as a group to run this tour otherwise we will provide a new rate based on the current running number of people.
Itinerary is subject to change due to local condition
Rates can change due to foreign exchange rate

Rate starts at
USD 2,540 / person

INCLUSIONS

Licensed tour guide
Twin sharing accommodation in a 3* hotel
Daily meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Transportation between attractions
Bhutan visa fee
Bhutan government royalty and taxes
Monument fee

EXCLUSIONS

Airfare Manila-Paro-Manila
- With stopover in Bangkok. Flights can be availed from Access Travel.
Alcohol, Snacks and Beverages
Tip to Guide/Driver, Porterage Fee and others which are personal in nature
Other services not mentioned in the itinerary

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