Type of Tour : Birding Tour

Duration : 9 Nights 10 Days

Starts From : April 19, 2020 | Sunday | Hasimara

Ends At : April 28, 2020 | Saturday | Hasimara

Day 01 | April 19, 2020 | Hasimara - Phuentsholing - Wangdue (Or Paro - Wangdue) : Being received at Hasimara Rly. Station at around 11'o clock in the morning transfer to Phuentsholing, the western most bordering town between West Bengal and Bhutan (30 m.) and complete necessary cross border immigration formalities. Start for Wangdue Phodrong. Stop at Dochula if daylight permits and do birding there. Reach Wangdue in the evening and stay overnight at a hotel at Bajo, Wangdue Phodrong

Day 02 | April 20, 2020 | Wangdue - Pelela - Trongsa - Chumey (Bumthang) : Start early to reach Pelela in the morning with packed break fast. Do birding at Pelela. Later drive down to Trongsa. Have lunch en route. Do birding in Trongsa area and reach Cumey Valley in the evening. Stay overnight at a resort at Chumey Valley.

Day 03 | April 21, 2020 | Chumey - Tharpaling Monastery - Ura - Thrumsingla Pass - Sengor - Ligmethang : A whole day birding and photography program that starts very early to reach Tharpaling Monastery Road. Later drive down to Jakar and have lunch. Post lunch cross Ura and enter Phrumsengla National Park and do birding there. Later cross Sengor and reach Yongkhola in the evening. Stay overnight at a Govt. Guest House near Ligmethang

Day 04 | April 22, 2020 | Ligmethang : With picnic breakfast and lunch, the whole day do birding and photography at and around Yongkhola area. Stay overnight at the Govt. guest house at Ligmethang.

Day 05 | April 23, 2020 | Yongkhola : With picnic breakfast and lunch, the whole day do birding and photography at and around Yongkhola area. Stay overnight at a resort at Yongkhola

Day 06 | April 24, 2020 | Yongkhola - Sengor - Chumey : Start early to do birding in Yongkhola - Sengor stretch. Later have breakfast at Sengor and drive down to Chumey valley through Phrumsengla NP, Ura and Jakar. Have lunch en route and stay overnight at a resort at Chumey Valley.

Day 07 | April 25, 2020 | Chumey - Tharpaling Monastery Road - Trongsa - Zhemgang : Start early to reach Tharpaling Monastery with packed breakfast. Post birding drive down to Zhemgang via Trongsa and Tingtibi. Do birding en route and reach Zhemgang in the evening. Stay overnight at a hotel at Zhemgang.

Day 08 | April 26, 2020 | Tuesday | Zhemgang/Tingtibi : With picnic breakfast start for birding early in the morning and return to Tingtibi town for lunch. In the evening return to your hotel at Zhemgang and stay overnight there.

Day 09 | April 27, 2020 | Tingtibi - Wangdue : Stary early from Tingtibi and reach Trongsa before lunch. Do birding enroute. Post lunch drive down to Wangdue Town and stay overnight at a hotel at Wangdue.

Day 10 | April 28, 2020 | Wangdue - Phuentsholing - Hasimara - Bagdogra Airport : Start very early in the morning (4:00 AM) to Hasimara (7 hrs 30m). This tour ends on arrival at Hasimara. The extension from Hasimara to Siliguri/Bagdogra can be arranged on request.

  • Birds of Eastern Himalaya.
  • Mammals like Assamese Macaque, Golden Langur, Brown Goral etc.
  • Landscape of Central and East Bhutan.
  • Tharpaling Monastery.
  • Lightweight warm Clothes.
  • High-ankle walking shoes.
  • Photography equipment with Tele lens (500mm or above), Wide angle lens, Macro Lens and a steady tripod.
  • Birding Field Guide.
  • Binoculars.
  • Rain Coat.
  • Camera Rain Cover.
  • Passport (original) with several copies of ID photos.

Cost Per Person : Rs. 44,500/- + 5% GST

Cost Includes :

  • All accommodations as mentioned in the program.
  • Forest entry fee and cost involved in obtaining the required permits.
  • All transfers and sight seeing in non a/c vehicle.
  • Tour Skipper.
  • Local Birding Guide for the entire tour.

Cost Excludes :

  • Bottled water or any other beverage.
  • Cost involved in change of program due to natural calamity or political unrest or medical emergency or any other unintentional and unforeseen situation.
  • Anything that is not mentioned above.