5 days in Bhutan Itinerary

5 days in Bhutan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bhutan tour itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Bhutan Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  15​h 30​min
Gangtey
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Trongsa
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Jakar
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Thimphu
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

few
hours
Gangtey

Gangtey ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gangtey Monastery and then appreciate the views at Phobjikha Valley.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gangtey day trip planner .

Bengaluru, India to Gangtey is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Trongsa.

Things to do in Gangtey

#Nature, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Phobjikha Valley
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Gangtey.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Phobjikha Valley ©
Phobjikha Valley
Gangtey Monastery ©
Gangtey Monastery

few
hours
Trongsa

Trongsa ©
To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Trongsa travel route planner .

Getting from Gangtey to Trongsa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Jakar.

Things to do in Trongsa

#Museums
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Trongsa.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
The Tower of Trongsa Museum ©
The Tower of Trongsa Museum

1
night
Jakar

Jakar ©
Jakar is a town in the central-eastern region of Bhutan. On the 17th (Sun), explore the activities along Burning Lake, then don't miss a visit to Tamshing Lhakhang Temple, then make a trip to Jambay Lhakhang Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Kurje Lhakhang.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Jakar online travel planner .

You can drive from Trongsa to Jakar in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Thimphu.

Things to do in Jakar

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trips

Bumthang, Tamshing Lhakhang Temple
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Jakar.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Kurje Lhakhang ©
Kurje Lhakhang
Burning Lake ©
Burning Lake
Jambay Lhakhang Temple ©
Jambay Lhakhang Temple

2
nights
Thimphu

Thimphu ©
The kingdom's capital and most modern city, Thimphu offers a mix of ancient traditions and modern commercialism.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the striking features of Tango Buddhist Institute, don't miss a visit to Choki Traditional Art School, then examine the collection at Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan, then make a trip to Changangkha Lhakhang, and finally explore and take pictures at National Institute for Zorig Chusum. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at National Folk Heritage Museum, get lost in a book at National Library and Archives of Bhutan, then make a trip to Thimphu Chorten (Memorial Chorten), and finally contemplate the long history of Simtokha Dzong.

Make your Thimphu itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Jakar to Thimphu takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thimphu

#Museums, #Historic Sites
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Thimphu.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan ©
Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan
Tango Buddhist Institute ©
Tango Buddhist Institute
Choki Traditional Art School ©
Choki Traditional Art School

Similar Plans

8 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Bhutan SEE PLAN September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Request an agent
TRAVEL AGENT