Nestled on the southern slopes of the Himalayan Mountains, Bhutan is a friendly, peaceful nation where happiness is valued over worldly possessions and daily life is steeped in traditional Buddhist teachings. Spend seven nights in this magical land and visit the cities of Thimphu, Punakha and Paro. Immerse yourself in local culture at an art school, a folk heritage museum, a handmade paper factory, and during visits to sacred temples and shrines. Witness a special ritual prayer chanting by Buddhist monks, and enjoy a special visit to the Drukgyel School for the Deaf and Mute. Attend a showcase of Bhutanese music and masked dance. Your adventure also features three nights in the vibrant city of Bangkok. Discover its myriad highlights, including the Grand Palace and Wat Pho. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity includes deluxe accommodations in Bangkok, first-class accommodations in Bhutan, all excursions, a program of informative lectures, and an extensive meal plan.
Tour Operator: AHI Travel
Tour Dates: March 4 - 15, 2015
Tour Cost: Approx. $4,495 USD per person, based on double occupancy, plus air
Activity Level: Moderate
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Reservations: Call the Queen's Alumni Educational Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or AHI Travel at 1-800-323-7373