COMO Himalayan Explorer

This 7 night journey takes you to the heart of the magical Kingdom of Bhutan. From the gravity defying ‘Tiger’s Nest’ monastery to the temple of the Divine Madman, this trip combines spectacular drives, unique nature walks, and fascinating monastery visits. Journey deep into Bhutan’s heartland, exploring three distinctly different but important valleys. Throughout your adventure you will return nightly to the understated luxury and comfort of the Uma lodges.

Number of days Prices from The itinerary includes

8 Days

7 nights / 8 days – from £3,830
Prices are per person based on 2 people sharing a room including economy flights from Delhi.

  • Itinerary starts and ends in Paro
  • Private transfers throughout
  • Hotel accommodation as detailed
  • All meals
  • Private guided touring
  • One COMO Shambhala massage per person
  • Day 1

    Delhi to Paro

    Upon arrival at Paro Airport from Delhi, you will be transferred to COMO Uma Parofor an overnight stay. Spend the day exploring Paro town, including a visit to a local temple and an afternoon sightseeing with your guide, depending on your interests and energy levels.

  • Day 2

    Paro to Punakha

    Today you will travel to COMO Uma Punakha, your base for 3 nights, perhaps visiting Thimphu en route. Enjoy the picturesque drive as you snake up the mountain pass of Dochu La with its forests of fluttering prayer flags, maze of memorial chortens and sweeping views of the main Himalayan range.

  • Day 3

    Punakha

    Enjoy a full day exploring the scenic Punakha Valley, observing both Khamsum Yuley Namgay Chorten, a shrine recently built by the royal family, and the 17th century Punakha Dzong fortress monastery. In the afternoon take a short walk across rice paddies to the fertility temple, Chimmi Lhakhang.