Discover the mysterious Kingdom of Bhutan, considered to be one of the most isolated countries in the world which still maintains much of its rich and unique culture and Buddhist heritage.
2013 prices held from 2012 on Oct 15 and Nov 5 & 19, 2013 departures and 2014 prices held from 2013 on Jan 14, Feb 11, Mar 4 and Apr 8, 2014 departures and on departures between Sep 9-Nov 18, 2014 when you book by Jun 15, 2013.
This enchanting tour takes you from the bustling capital of India into the foothills of the Himalayas where you have the chance to explore the picturesque hill stations of Darjeeling and Gangtok before heading into little-visited Bhutan.
Travel through breathtaking scenery to discover the spiritual, historical and cultural highlights of this tiny mountain kingdom with visits to quaint towns, magnificent temples and serene monasteries.
Please note: Bhutan is a unique and highly rewarding destination, but you will find that the tourism infrastructure and local cuisine can sometimes be basic. We use the best quality hotels available.
Please note: This tour includes two nights aboard aircraft.
Travel to the airport and fly to Bagdogra from where you are driven on a winding road through spectacular scenery to the hill station of Darjeeling. Breathtaking views of the Himalayas and surrounding tea plantations await you around every corner in this charming mountaintop town.
Check in to the Mayfair Resort Darjeeling (4Q) for a two-night stay and spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure.