BHUTAN BICYCLE TOUR
Bicycling in Bhutan is rewarded with stunning views, pristine nature on good paved roads with little traffic. We start cycling from Thimpu after visiting Paro, and head east to Punakha, stopping to visit dzongs (fortresses), monasteries and temples and absorbing the Buddhist culture.
DAY 01: Paro / Arrival
Arrive from Bangkok/ KTM/ Dellhi or from your destinaiton to Paro and visit the Paro Museum, and one of the major Dzongs.
DAY 02: Paro to Thimphu
After a morning transfer to Thimphu ride in the afternoon to Dodina and visit two monasteries set back high amongst the mountains.
DAY 03: Dochula
Today will be a major hill challenge to the pass at Dochula, which is known for its spiritual energy and 108 Chortens that are atop the pass. After lunch descend down the pass through pristine forest.
DAY 04: Lush Forests
Today's ride is an enjoyable out and back ride passing through lush forests which are famous for their rhododendron trees, and an area well known for its birdlife and wild orchids.
DAY 05: Punakha Dzong
Explore Punakha valley, the Punakha Dzong, one of the most impressive Dzongs in Bhutan and the temple of Chhimi Lhakhang.
DAY 06: Punakha- Paro
We leave Punakha early for the drive back to Paro and visit the Tiger's Nest (Taktsang Monastery), a highlight of the tour.
DAY 07: Departure
Tour concludes and we transfer you to the airport for onward travel.