Bhutan Birding Tour

Situated at the Eastern end of the Himalayas, and located between India and Tibet, The Kingdom of Bhutan is a landlocked country of just half a million people with an area of 47,000 square kilometers. Bhutan forms a giant staircase geographically, starting in the south, from a narrow strip of land in the plains of India at an altitude of 100 m, the elevation rises to high Himalayan peaks over 7000 m in the North on the borders with Tibet.

Some of the rare species that can be seen are Rufous-necked Hornbill, beautiful Nuthatch, White-bellied Heron, Pallas’ Fish Eagle, Satyr Tragopan, Black-necked Crane, Wood Snipe, Ward’s Trogon, Blyth’s Kingfisher, Yellow-rumped Honey Guide, Purple Cochoa, Rufous-throated Wren Babbler, Red-headed Parrotbill, Grey Crowned Prinia, and Dark- rumped swift.
You will also see the fabulous Ibisbill, Fire-tailed Myzornis and a plethora of other gorgeous and little known Himalayan species.

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Itinerary Overview

Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Day 02: Delhi to Paro
Day 03: Paro to CheleLa and continue to Thimphu
Day 04: Thimphu to Phobjikha
Day 05: Phobjikha to Trongsa
Day 06: Trongsa to Tingtibi
Day 07: Tingtibi to Shemgang Old Road excursion.
Day 08: Tingtibi to Gomphu and back
Day 09: In and around Tingtibi
Day 10: Tingtibi to Trongsa via Wangduegang
Day 11: Trongsa to Punakha
Day 12: AM Tashithang (JDN Park) excursion
Day 13: Punakha to Paro
Day 14: Paro to Delhi
Day 15: Delhi to Departure

Highlights

Pristine Himalayas
Excellent Birding
Traditional Architecture
Interesting Himalayan Road Journeys
Great Bhutanese Food
Sightseeing, Local Attire

Accommodation

Inclusions

Services includes only:
-Accommodation for 14 nights / 15 days on twin sharing basis
-Breakfast in Delhi
-All meals in Bhutan (03 meals per night basis)
-Arrival and departure transfers in Delhi
-All transport services in Bhutan
-Dedicated birding guide in Bhutan
-All permits and entrances of Bhutan
-All taxes

Services does not include:
-Optional tours, tips, laundry, drinks, bottle water, personal expenses
-Air fare, India and Bhutan visa, insurance
-Any other services not mentioned in cost inclusions