Bhutan odyssey tour is a tour to the heartland of the Drukpa people and exploring the cultural and religious aspects of Bhutan. Bhutan odyssey tour heads from Paro, offering a great variety of trekking conditions from picturesque farmland and sub-tropical forests to alpine pastureland and high passes. Bhutan Odyssey tour covers Thimpu- the capital city of Bhutan, Paro, Punakha- the old capital of Bhutan, Wangdiphrodang and Phubjika. Dzongs (fortresses), Lhakhangs (temples), Goenpas (monasteries), Chortens/Stupas (religious monuments) and houses all reflect the special architecture of Bhutanese during the Odyssey tour in Bhutan. You’ll experience the country ranging from the dense forest of subtropical forest to the alpine shrubs, with a many different of flora and fauna.
Your Odyssey tour of Bhutan starts with scenic flight of Himalayas to Paro airport. You’ll visit Bhutan’s historical, cultural and religious places. Visit the Paro Rinpung Dzong, Kichu Lhakhang, the oldest temple in the country and Drugyal Dzong. Enjoy a full day of sightseeing of Thimpu including a visit to the National Memorial Chorten, National Textile Museum, the Folk Heritage Museum and School of Traditional Painting of Arts and Craft. The pass to Punakha offers the most spectacular view over the high peaks of the eastern Himalayas. Pass through dense forests of Oak and Rhododendron trees, reaching at Gangtey (Phubjika) and to Paro. With a visit to the famous Taktsang Gompa (Tiger’s Nest Monastery), Bhutan odyssey tour end. This Bhutan odyssey tour is wonderful experience for one who enjoys hiking and camping in rich natural forest, meeting with the local people and their traditional cultures.