Culture & Ethnic Diversity
Bhutan is a culturally rich nation that boasts centuries of old religious beliefs and architecture. Just to protect is culture, independence, and heritage Bhutan was closed to outsiders until the last decades of the 20th century and still has a limitation on the number of tourists that travel to Bhutan. The culture and tradition of Bhutan dates back to the mid 17th century.
Bhutan is home to numerous ethnic groups who practices culture, tradition, and norms distinctly from one another. However, Ngalop, Sharchop, and Lhotshampa are the main four ethnic groups whereas Bhutanese tribals live in villages throughout Bhutan.
During Bhutan Tour 7 Nights 8 Days, you will be travelling to major attractions of these places Paro, Thimphu, Trongsa, and Punakha. Likewise, as you will drive to different cities, you will cross two passes DochuLa Pass (3,080 m) and Pelela Pass (3,140 m). From the top of these two passes, you will witness breath-taking views of the Himalayan mountains. Similarly, you will be coming across cultivated land, lush green forests, rivers, exotic landmarks, monasteries, ancient fortresses, and cultural hamlets.
Bhutan Tour difficulty
Tour to Bhutan involves no difficulties. You will be driving from one place to another. Even though, you will cross passes that are also done by driving means none walking effort is required. Other than this, if you have motion sickness that can be problematic for you because driving is the only way to move around Bhutan as there is only one airport in Bhutan, no domestic airports.
Altitude Sickness and Prevention
There is no chance of altitude sickness during the Bhuta Tour. You will be touching high points, but it will only for a short time, and that does not make you prone to high altitude sickness.
Transportation and Bag Pack
Bhutan Tour 7 Nights 8 Days begins with a flight to Paro. From here, you will drive to Thimphu. Bhutan Tour is like any other cultural tour where you do not have to carry things that you usually take on treks. You can pack your clothes as per your itinerary. Include your essentials, toiletries, and medical kits.
We have listed a few things that you might forget to carry with yourself:
- Warm jacket
- Good leather or waterproof fabric boots or shoes with good soles,
- Waterproof jacket
- Warm hat
- sunhat and sunscreen
Food and Accommodation during Bhutan Tour 7 Nights 8 Days
You will stay overnight in a 3-star hotel/resort or above as per your budget. The rooms will be spacious with private washrooms and modern amenities. All meals are included in the package. You will have a wide variety of food available here. We advise you to do try Bhutanese dishes as well.
Best time to go on Bhutan Tour
You can go to Bhutan Tour throughout the year. Spring and Autumn are the most preferable time to go on tour to Bhutan whereas winter also sees many visitors. In winter, you have to carry extra clothes and exploration may get slow down because of the cold.
7 Nights 8 Days Bhutan Tour Cost
7 Nights 8 Days Bhutan Tour entirely depends on the travel company you are traveling with, facilities you are looking to have, and time of the year. With us, you will get the most genuine 7 Nights 8 Days Bhutan Tour cost. The best thing is that we also design Bhutan Tour as per your budget. So, contact us with any queries.
- Collect adequate information on the weather and temperature
- Get yourself a good guide book
- Pack light
- Maintain body hydration, you don't want to get sick and lazy
- Walk slow
- Carry hand cash
- Do not get obsessed over network and internet