8N-9D budget-friendly trip from Bagdogra Airport to Bhutan with best packages
Bhutan is being endowed with astounding landscapes and the green lush valleys; Bhutan is one of the most magnificent countries in the world. It is a culturally well-preserved kingdom that progresses under the philosophy of Gross National Happiness. Breathtaking mountains, serene monasteries, carbon-free air, litter-free road routes, untouched nature trails, and the astounding Himalayan views –Bhutan has everything good in stock. The serene place is decked up with some of the most beautiful mountain peaks and also is flanked by flourishing streams. Hence, every traveler should once step foot in its tranquil premises, and experience what is written in the pages for himself.
Now, a few words on Bagdogra Airport-
Bagdogra International Airport is located in West Bengal and about 16kms from Siliguri Town and is the nearest major airport to visit Darjeeling, Sikkim, and Dooars. The airport is a major stop for flights from Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Guwahati, Bhutan, Singapore, and so on. The easiest way to reach Bhutan is by taking a flight to the nearest airport, Bagdogra International Airport. The entire province of Bhutan is linked through a chain of highway and paved roads that connect the farthest corners of the country seamlessly. So, it is recommended after arriving at Bagdogra airport, you can opt for a car rental service to tour throughout Bhutan with your family or with the better half.
Choose the right travel agency for your comfortable trip to Bhutan-
If you want to make a plan for a holiday trip to Bhutan on your next vacation, get in touch with Bhutan Packages. We provide the best Bhutan packages from Bagdogra Airport at a pocket-friendly rate with modern amenities.
Here we provide a detailed itinerary of 8N-9D Bhutan trip which we will provide-
Trip itinerary highlights for 8nights-9days:
Day-1: Bagdogra to Phuentsholing by road-
Upon your arrival at Bagdogra Airport, you will be transferred to Phuentsholing which will take approx 4.5hrs to reach. Phuentsholing is a beautiful hill station and is the perfect mix of traditions, beautiful landscapes as well as the modern life. This beautiful town serves as headquarters for the Bank of Bhutan. Overnight stay in a hotel Phuentsholing.
Day-2: Transfer to Thimphu-
Next day, in the early morning, after having your entry permit we will drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan and the journey will take 7 hrs to reach. Thimphu is situated in the western central part of Bhutan and it became the capital of Bhutan in 1961. Upon arrival check-in to a pre-booked hotel and rest for overnight.
Day-3: Exploring Thimphu Sightseeing-
On the 3rd day, after having breakfast, we will go for exploring local sightseeing in and around the smallest capital city of Thimphu which includes National Memorial Chorten, The Weekend Market, Zorig Chusum School of Traditional Arts, The National Folk Heritage Museum, The National Library, Emporium House, Cherry Monastery, BBC Tower, SAARC Building etc. Overnight at your hotel at Thimphu.
Day-4: Trip to Punakha-
On the 4th day of our trip, we will bring you to one of the most beautiful destinations in Bhutan, Punakha. It will take 3.5hours to reach. On the way, you will explore the Simtokha Dzong, the Palace of the Profound Meaning of Secret Mantras. Before the declaration Thimphu as a capital, Punakha wore the crown of it. It is located at an elevation of 1,200 meters above sea level. Overnight stay in a hotel of Punakha.
Day-5: Transfer to Paro-
Next day, after having breakfast, we will drive out to Morning to picturesque Paro and it will take approx 4hrs to reach there. Paro is one of the most historic valleys in Bhutan and it contains the only active international airport in Bhutan, the Paro International Airport. After arrival, check into a pre-booked hotel of Paro. Evening time at leisure and overnight stay in a hotel.
Day-6: Visiting Paro sightseeing places-
In the early morning after having breakfast, we will bring you to explore most beautiful sightseeing places of Paro such as Taktsang Monastery, Rinpung Dzong, Drukgyel Dzong, Dungtse Lhakhang, National Museum, Chele La Pass, Airport View Point, Kichu Resort Valley, Mt. Chomolhari etc. Night halt at Paro hotel.
Day-7: Transfer to Madarihat via Phuentsholing-
On the 7th day, we will check out from the hotel and transfer you to Madarihat (Jaldapara National Park). It will be a long-time journey which takes approx 6hours. After arrival, check into the hotel of Madarihat for refreshment and we will take our lunch. Evening time at leisure or you can go out for local markets of Madarihat. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day-8: Exploring Madarihat & transfer to Siliguri-
Next day, after having breakfast, we will bring you to Jaldapara National Park to take an elephant ride inside the national park. After having lunch, we will move to afternoon safari to Chilapata. Then we will drive to Siliguri which will take 3.5 hrs. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay in a hotel of Siliguri.
Day-9: Drop to Bagdogra Airport-
It is the time to give you farewell. On the last day of our trip, after breakfast, Check out from the hotel and we will drop you at Bagdogra Airport for an onward journey to back home.
Q. What is the best time to explore the best of Bhutan with family?
A. October to December and January to February are the best time period to explore the beauty of Bhutan.
Q. What are the best restaurants in Bhutan for getting Indian food?
A. Sonam Trophel Restaurant, Chula Restaurant, Zen Restaurant etc are some of the best restaurants in Bhutan where you will get the most delicious Indian food.