January 21 – 24, 2024

Bhutan

Watch daily life unfold as you discover why this remote Himalayan kingdom – filled with hilltop monasteries, massive fortresses and ancient temples – is known as Asia’s happiest country.

Not to Be Missed

 Hike to the spectacular Tiger's Nest Monastery

Hike to the spectacular Tiger's Nest Monastery

Perched 10,200 feet above sea level, Taktsang Palphug Monastery, known as the Tiger’s Nest, is one of the country’s most revered sites, named for the flying tigress that is said to have carried the Guru Rinpoche here in the eighth century.

Bhutan, Tailored for You

Your trip, your adventures. All of our itineraries are fully customizable, allowing you the freedom to choose the experiences that speak to you – and change your mind at a moment’s notice.

 Experience the Capital of Thimphu

Experience the Capital of Thimphu

Uncover Bhutan’s unique history and heritage as you visit the Dechen Phodrang Monastery housing 12th-century paintings monitored by UNESCO, the grandiose whitewashed stupa known as the Memorial Chorten, and the National Textile Museum showcasing the Bhutanese living art of thagzo (weaving).

 Recharge with a wellness retreat

Recharge with a wellness retreat

Unlock Bhutanese secrets to good health and well-being as you spend a quiet day restoring your inner harmony with spa treatments, guided meditation and immersive wellness rituals that incorporate local traditions.

 Explore the Paro Rinpung Dzong

Explore the Paro Rinpung Dzong

Known as the “Fortress on the Heap of Jewels,” this massive walled monastery and fortress towers over the town and is visible throughout the Paro Valley. Construction first began in 1644, and today it houses both the monastic body and district government offices.

 Anne K., Four Seasons Private Jet traveller

“It was the easiest trip we have ever taken, and the itinerary and service were off the charts.”

— Anne K., Four Seasons Private Jet traveller

ZHIWA LING HERITAGE PARO

For our three nights in Bhutan, we have carefully selected accommodations at Zhiwa Ling Heritage Paro, a classic example of Bhutanese architecture at its finest in the heart of the Himalayas.    

 

  • Hand-carved woodwork and stonework throughout the property
  • Majestic views of sheer rocky cliffs and the Paro Valley
  • Amenities including a traditional outdoor hot stone bath, tea house and meditation chamber