Bhutan – culture & nature exploration

October 2, 2022 - October 13, 2022




Immerse yourself in the Himalayan kingdom on this 12-day Bhutan tour.

  • A magical trip through Bhutan’s spectacular mountain scenery with our AHF Chair
  • Easy, relaxing day walks and quality accommodation throughout
  • View Tiger’s Nest, Gangtey Tshechu Festival, black-necked cranes and more
  • Spend time with AHF partner RENEW and other special experiences

Join AHF Chairman Simon Balderstone, with expert local guides, on this fascinating and relaxing trip to explore Druk-yul, the land of the thunder dragon. You will experience wonderful trail walks and hikes, Tiger’s Nest Monastery, Gangtey Tshechu Festival, cultural tours, authentic & delicious cuisine  and more.  

You’ll also gain inspiring insights into the support AHF is providing to the people of Bhutan with visits to our projects and our NGO partner RENEW (Respect, Educate, Nurture and Empower Women). This trip raises vital funds for RENEW’s projects.

Bhutan is so beautiful, so different in character to every other place on earth. It is always an absolute pleasure and privilege to be there and enjoy its magnificent nature and people.” – Simon Balderstone 

To register or for more information, contact the Australian Himalayan Foundation:

[email protected] or (02) 9438 1822

HMc Monk Paro



Per person shared cost USD$4,955                       Per person single cost USD$5,955

NOTE Accommodation is on a twin share basis, unless a single room package is booked.



This Bhutan tour raises funds for the work of RENEW, especially focusing on helping women and children surviving family violence.  A minimum tax-deductible donation of $2,500 to the Australian Himalayan Foundation is a requirement of joining this trip.


This amount can be fundraised, or your donation can be made payable to directly to AHF. Please contact Kerryn Plummer at [email protected] with any questions about fundraising.

What’s included:


  • 10 nights accommodation in hotels – on full board basis (Paro, Thimphu, Puna, Gangtey Valley)
  • 1 night Bumdra luxury camp on full board basis ( Luxury Camp)
  • Tea, Coffee and water during meals.
  • All local sightseeing
  • English speaking cultural and trek guide
  • Entrance fee to monuments
  • Bhutan Visa process and Visa fee (USD 40 per entry per person)
  • Sustainable development fee (Royalty – USD 65 per person per night)
  • Transportation and driver for the entire trip

NOTE Accommodation is on a twin share basis, unless a single room package is booked.


What’s not included:


  • Aerated and alcoholic drinks
  • Items of a personal nature such as phone calls, laundry etc
  • Tips
  • Travel and Trek insurance (Essential)
  • Airfares
Beautiful Bhutan