Bhutan Itinerary

Bhutan (7 days / 6 nights)

Bhutan is a landlocked country located in the Eastern Himalayas. The country’s landscape ranges from lush subtropical plains to sub-alpine Himalayan mountains in the north.  Official name of Bhutan is Druk yul, the Dragon People or the Land of Thunder Dragon. Come experience the pristine beauty of this country.

Day 1:

Pick up from Bagdogra Airport & drive to Bhutan border (Phuentsholing).

Day 2:

After breakfast, cross border & get entry permits. Check out from Hotel & drive to Thimphu.

Day 3:

Thimphu Local Sightseeing:

  • National Heritage Museum
  • Takin Reserve
  • Buddha Statue
  • Art & Craft School
  • Postal Museum
  • Tashichhoedzong

Day 4:

Day trip to Punakha.

  • Dochu La Pass
  • Chimi Lakhang Monastery
  • Punakha Dzong

Day 5:

Drive to Tiger’s Nest base near Paro. Trek to Tiger’s Nest Monastery – Taktsang

Day 6:

Drive to Siliguri via Gopalpur Tea Gardens.

Day 7:

Drop off at Bagdogra Airport.

Inclusions

  • Return airfare (Subject to price fluctuations)
  • Vehicle for entire tour
  • Hotel / Homestay accommodation
  • Breakfast

Exclusions

  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Entry fees to sightseeing
  • Any other taxes
  • Any other expenses outside the itinerary like tips, laundry etc

Our Services:

  • Detailed itinerary about places, time to visit etc
  • Information on good restaurants, local cuisine, offbeat things to do.
  • General information like safety, currency exchange etc.
  • Support / answering any queries till you complete your trip safely.

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Malta – Offbeat in Europe

Malta is an archipelago in the central Mediterranean between Sicily, Italy and the North African coast. It’s an island known for historic sites related to a succession of rulers including the Romans, Moors, Knights of Saint John, French and British. It has numerous fortresses, megalithic temples and subterranean complex of halls and burial chambers dating to circa 4000 B.C.

The Maltese language is derived from Arabic mixed with Italian. Under the scorching sunshine, Malta’s palm-tree fringed landscape is dotted with picturesque hilltop towns, peaceful seaports, and old fishing villages.

Valletta

Valletta is the capital of the island nation of Malta. A harbour city, Valletta preserves much of its 16th century architectural heritage built under the Hospitallers. The small city is bounded by two harbours.

Sights in Valletta include St. John’s Co-Cathedral, Grand Master Palace, Upper Barracca Gardens, Museum of Archeology.

Explore the Three Cities – Birgu, Senglea and Cospicua.

Island of Gozo

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Gozo Island is the most idyllic destination of the Maltese Islands. With its quaint pastoral landscape, quiet towns, and pristine beaches, this little island is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing vacation while still discovering cultural attractions.

Take a 30 minute ferry from Cirkewwa Ferry terminal in the north to reach this island.

Island of Comino

An amazing nature site, the Blue Lagoon is a mesmerizing scene of crystal-clear turquoise waters. It has a South Pacific quality with the waters lapping over a white-sand seabed. This expansive lagoon gives the impression of being a giant swimming pool because its waters are so calm.

Hypogeum

This UNESCO-listed archaeological site is an underground Neolithic cult site that was discovered in 1902. Hal Saflieni Hypogeum is a complex of catacombs that were carved out of rock with stone tools. The interconnected chambers include passages and stairways on three levels. In this underground labyrinth, prehistoric man performed religious burial rituals and consulted oracles.

Tarxien Temples

The Tarxien Temples is the largest and best-preserved prehistoric cult site in Malta, consisting of four megalithic structures. It displays the artistic achievements of Malta’s mysterious prehistoric culture during the “Temple Period” (Late Neolithic Period) between 3600 BC and 2500 BC.

Mdina

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Mdina offers an escape to an enchanting fairy-tale city. This captivating medieval hilltop town is steeped in history. You must pass through the dramatic Main Gate to enter the city, giving the impression of walking back in time.

Explore Cathedral of St. Paul, Palazzo Santa Sofia, Palazzo Vilhena, Palazzo Falson.

Dingli Cliffs

The sheer 250-meter Dingli Cliffs drop off dramatically into the Mediterranean Sea, and the sloping hillsides are fertile land used by small farms. The highlight of Dingli Cliffs is the viewpoint that offers breathtaking seaside panoramas.

Best Time to Visit Malta

April – October

Malta is just a few hours’ flying time from most mainland European cities and has excellent intercontinental connections. The national airline, Air Malta, operates flights to and from all the major airports in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.

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Pondicherry – French Colony in the South

Pondicherry or Puducherry or Pondy, a French colonial settlement in India until 1954, is now a Union Territory town bounded by the southeastern Tamil Nadu state along the east coast. Its French legacy is preserved in its French Quarter, with tree-lined streets, mustard-colored colonial villas and chic boutiques. A seaside promenade runs along the Bay of Bengal.

Auroville

Auroville is an experimental community in southern India. It was founded in 1968 by the spiritual leader Mirra Alfassa as a town where people from all over the world could live in harmony. Its focal point is the Matrimandir, a futuristic, spherical temple covered in gold discs.

Sri Aurobindo Ashram

An ashram of saint Sri Aurobindo is located in the White Town area. The main Ashram building is where the mortal remains of Aurobindo and the Mother are kept. Their Samadhi is in the central courtyard under a tree and is covered daily with flowers. A peaceful place to visit in the early morning.

Manakula Vinayagar Temple

The temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesha. The temple is of considerable antiquity and predates French occupation of the territory.

White Town

White town is the central area of Pondicherry located near the seashore. This a part of France in India with its brightly painted yellow & white walls, European styled streets. Get transported back in time with the stunning French architecture. Many of the sights are located within this quarter.

Museum

If you’re interested in history, then head to this museum. Even though we associate Pondicherry with French history but in reality it goes much beyond that and you will be able to see glimpses of the rich history of this region. You will get a glimpse of the French Pondicherry, mirrors, grandfather clock, furniture, cutlery etc.

Promenade Beach 

You cannot miss the beach on your visit to Pondicherry. This is the sunset boulevard of Pondy and it gets closed in the evening for traffic.

Other Places of Interest

Eglise de Notre Dame

Sacred Heart of Jesus Basilica

French War Memorial

Day Trips near Pondicherry

  • Chidambaram Nataraja Temple
  • Mahabalipuram
  • Pichavaram Mangroves Boating
  • Chennai

Best Time to Visit

November – March

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