Tour price from $10,525 per person twin share

In partnership with the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and Sydney Sun Herald, Wendy Wu Tours invites you on a once in a lifetime tour to Bhutan.

In a world increasingly well trammelled, there are fewer and fewer destinations that possess the aura of being comparitively unexplored. One such place is Bhutan, the landlocked kingdom wedged between India and China. Bhutan is the subject of the latest of our Traveller Tours, which are speciallydesigned by Traveller’s editors and travel partners to provide unique experiences.

SPECIAL GUESTS

Join the South Asia correspondent Matt Wade, a senior writer and coloumnist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. He has reported on the subcontinent for more than 2 decades and when based in Bhutan for 4 years covered the historic "dragon king", Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, at Thimphu in 2008..

Learn from an award winning adventure photographer Scott Woodward who has spent more than 22 years living in and photographing the Asia-Pacific and featured in dozens of international publications inlcuding National Geographic Magazine, and the New York Times.

Explore meadows and local villages with Eco Lodge Owner Khin Omar Win who will host you during your stay. She helped found the multi-award winning Gangtey lodge in Bhutan and has more than 20 years' experience in implementing new projects and building community engagement through authentic tourism experiences.

Meet local writer and author Tshering Tashi, who is based in Thimphu and is the director of the prestigious Mountain Echoes Literary Festival. He has written several books on Bhutan and contributes to articles for the country's national newspaper.

EXCLUSIVE EXPERIENCES

Participate in a photography workshop hosted by Scott Woodward where you will learn how to photograph Bhutan and the surrounding landscapes.

Take a hike on the Gangtey Nature Trial (Kilkhorthang) with Khin Omar owner of the stunning Gangtey Lodge and explore the beautiful forests and local villages.

Learn about everyday life in the Semchubara village and see their beautifully embellished farmhouses. Also make Suja at a localfarmer's home.

Meet a black-necked crane expert and learn about these fascinating, endangered birds which are the last dicsovered of the 15 species of cranes in the world.


Tour Highlights

Matt Wade

Senior coloumnist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age who has reported on the subcontinent for two decades. 

Scott Woodward

Award winning adventure photographer who has visited and documented Bhutan six times. 

Khin Omar Win

Eco-lodge Owner and co-founder of Eastern Safaris and Balloons over Bagan - one of the world's largest hot air balloon operations. 

Tshering Tashi

Bhutanese writer and author based in Thimphu.

What's Included?

11 Day Traveller Tour: Bhutan Tour Itinerary

Our Traveller Tour: Bhutan itinerary has been intricately designed for those who wish to see iconic sites and magnificent treasures. You'll travel with the assurance that all your arrangements are taken care of, with international flights, accommodation and all the touring listed below. You will be accompanied by our industry-leading National Escorts whose unparalleled knowledge and talent will turn your tour into an unforgettable experience.

Traveller Tour: Bhutan map

Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures include international flights and taxes in the price. Our tour prices are from prices based on per person, twin share and are subject to the availability of specific economy class fare levels. If the dates we have available for this tour don't suit your needs, or you are not sure travelling as part of a group is for you, maybe a Private Tour would be more ideal.

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What the experts say

At Wendy Wu Tours we are all avid adventurers, constantly seeking out the best ways for you to experience Asia. That's why we are Asia experts and Australia's leading Asia tour operator - our customer reviews and numerous awards say it all. This website is all about showcasing both Asia's top sights and its magnificent hidden gems; about the plethora of different types of authentic and exciting experiences that we can offer you; and about giving you the very best holiday, whether it's your first visit or your 10th.

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  • Over 25 years of experience
  • Friendly, knowledgeable regional specialists
  • Experienced English speaking tour guides

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  • Carefully planned itineraries
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