Bhutan Birding Tour Package

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With our 13 Nights and 14 Days ‘Bhutan Birding Tour’ package, book yourself for a journey through which you will get a chance to explore the flora and fauna of Bhutan. There is a total of 700 rare bird species in Bhutan so going on a wildlife journey through this Himalayan country would be an adventure of really a different kind.

The places you will be visiting through this tour package are Thimphu, Punakha, Paro, Gangtey, Bumthang, etc. The package will also give you a chance to explore some of the famous places of Bhutan so a lot of traveling will offer to your during this journey of yours.

So, book yourself for this blissful journey of 13 Nights and 14 days and get all kind of lost in this peaceful country.

Note: This is only a suggestive package indicating of what type of itinerary you can follow through your journey. If you need some kind of readjustment, then you can contact us for modification.

Bhutan Birding Tour Itinerary

Tour Name: Bhutan Birding Holiday Package
Tour Duration: 13 Nights / 14 Days
Destination Covered: Paro – Thimphu – Punakha – Wangduephodrang – Gangtey – Trongsa – Bumthang – Ura – Limithang – Mongar – Trashigang
Tour Price: On Request/- Enquire Now

 

Day 01: Arrival at Paro Airport

Upon arrival at the Paro Airport, proceed towards performing all the immigration formalities and then, please look for Atlas Travel’s tour manager. The manager will help you in your transfer to your hotel and assist you in all the check-in process.

After that, you have the rest of day to yourself.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 02: Bird Watching Tour in Paro

Kyichu LhakhangAfter having a breakfast, proceed towards your bird watching tour in Paro. The popular sites for watching those rare species are Taktsang Lhakhang, Rinpung Dzong, Kyichu Lhakhang, and Ta Dzong. Here, you can especially watch those exotic avifauna species.

These places may offer you some of those exotic sites which you really want to capture once.

Finally, return to your hotel room in the evening for an overnight stay and mark it as the end of day 2 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 03: En-Route to Thimphu

After having a breakfast, proceed towards Thimphu because it will be your second destination for watching those rare species. Here, you can buy some birds stamps which are usually sold as a good omen to keep around yourself.

The rare bird species that you can see at this place are Laughing Thrush, Fire Capped Tit, Yellow-Backed Flower Packer, and Maroon Backed Accentor. Here, you may get a chance to give a rest to your camera because you will also see many architectural beauties at this place.

Finally, return to your hotel room in the evening for an overnight stay and mark it as the end of day 3 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 04: Thimphu to Punakha and Wangduephodrang

Dochula PassAfter having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey because today, you will be heading towards Punakha. During this journey, you will make a short halt at Do Chula Pass, where you can admire the beauty of eastern Himalayan peaks.

At Do Chula Pass, you can also get a glimpse of some of the bird species like Rufous-breasted Bush Robin, Fire-tailed Myzornis, Black-eared Shrike Babblers, Grey-winged Blackbird, and Gold-billed Magpie.

On reaching Punakha, proceed towards a sightseeing tour to Punakha Dzong where you can easily spot birds like White-breasted Kingfisher, Black-Chinned Yuhina, Large Gray Babbler.

After that, you will move towards Wangduephodrang where you will check-in your hotel room for an overnight stay and with that, mark it as the end of day 4 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 05: Wangduephodrang to Gangtey

Fire-Breasted FlowerpeckerAfter having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be making a move to Gangtey. This road journey will be done through Black Mountain region where you can catch some glimpse of birds like Fire-breasted Flowerpecker, Amur Falcon, Red-headed Bullfinch, etc humming in silence.

On reaching Gangtey, proceed towards check-in process and after that, you have the rest of day to yourself to explore the region or take some rest.

With that, mark it as the end of day 5 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 06: Gangtey to Trongsa

White-Browed Scimitar BabblerAfter having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Trongsa. During this trip, you will be cruising deep inside the silver fir forest where you can catch a glimpse of Gold-napped Finch.

If you are lucky, you might also catch a peaceful site of the elusive Fulvous Parrotbill. On reaching Trongsa, proceed towards check-in process and get ready for your city tour. The stretch will give tonnes of opportunity to spot some of the rare species like Streak-breasted Scimitar Babblers, Rufous-bellied Eagle, Mountain Hawk Eagle, Common Kestrel, Rusty-cheeked Scimitar Babblers, White-browed Scimitar Babblers, Long-tailed Shrikes, and Common Green Magpie.

Finally, return to your hotel room in the evening for an overnight stay and with that, mark it as the end of day 6 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 07: Trongsa to Bumthang

After having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Bumthang. Bumthang is a quaint little town which also offers a variety of places for spotting those rare bird species.

On reaching Bumthang, proceed towards your check-in process. The places which you will check-out in this town will be the rive Chamkhar Chhu where there will be tonnes of opportunity to capture those rare species in your camera.

Finally, return to your hotel room in the evening for an overnight stay and with that, mark it as the end of day 7 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 08: Bumthang to Ura

After having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Ura. This day you will be exploring a different kind of wildlife culture.

As you set out for this place, the first you will visit is Ura valley which is a very picturesque site and you will be driving alongside the lush green sheep pastures. So, you might see many sheep and cattle walking alongside you.

When you enter this small town, you will head towards Urala Pass where you will be staying in tents for that night.

With that, mark it as the end of day 8 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 09: Ura to Limithang

After having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Limithang. Because about 87% of the area of this place is covered by forest so you will have a big chance to see a variety of birds here.

The popular place where you can see those rare birds can be Sengor which mostly consists of stone structures and dense forest area.

Finally, proceed towards the check-in process in the evening and enjoy your overnight stay at Limithang. With that, mark it as the end of day 9 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 10: En-route to Mongar and Trashigang

Oriental CuckooAfter having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Mongar. En-route to Mongar, somewhere between Korila Pass and Ngatsang Village, there is a very old bird habitat. Here, you can take a short walk around that pass and can also get a chance to spot birds like few species of Laughing Thrushes, Super Skulkers, Black Eagle, Oriental Cuckoo, Speckled Wood Pigeon, Brown Parrot Bill, Darjeeling Woodpecker, etc.

Later, proceed your journey towards Trashigang and for this small town, you will pass through the dense forest area. So, you may get many possibilities to spot those rare bird species like Hill Prinia, Barred Cuckoo-Dove, Common Green Magpie small flocks of Striated Yuhinas, Streaked Spiderhunter, Red-faced Liocichla, etc.

On reaching Trashigang, proceed towards the check-in process and the rest of the day is at your disposal. You can go out and visit the Trashigang Dzong which is a very popular place in this town.

With that, mark it as the end of day 10 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 11: Back to Mongar

Mongar DzongAfter having a breakfast, get ready to drive back to Mongar this day and you won’t spend this day like the other because you will get a chance to explore the local culture today. While you drive back to Mongar, you can once again stop at the Korila Pass for a short period of time to hear the birds humming and to enjoy the serenity of nature.

On reaching Mongar, proceed towards the check-in process and the rest of the day is at your disposal. So, go enjoy a short excursion to Mongar Dzong and admire the Bhutanese architectural beauty. You can also go to the local market to buy some souvenirs and to try some famous Bhutanese delicacies.

With that, mark it as the end of day 11 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 12: Mongar to Bumthang

After having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Bumthang. Because by coming back to Bumthang you may realize that your tour package is nearly coming to an end.

On reaching Bumthang, proceed towards the check-in process and after that, the rest of the day is at your disposal. So, you can go explore the local streets and try some of the Bhutanese delicacies.

With that, mark it as the end of day 12 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 13: Bumthang to Thimphu

After having a breakfast, get ready to resume your journey and today, you will be following your footsteps to Thimphu. On reaching Thimphu, proceed towards the check-in process and after that, the whole day is at your disposal. So, spend it however you wish to.

You can go explore the local markets and shop for some Bhutanese traditional clothing.

With that, mark it as the end of day 13 out of your package.

Meals Included- Breakfast

Day 14: Departure Day

After having a delicious breakfast, check-out from the hotel room and you will then be transferred to Paro Airport. And with this, the tour ends with some handful of memories!

Meals Included- Breakfast

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