From the beginning of the journey to returning home, traveling can be the best adventure a family can have together. While travel enables families to form a stronger bond, even the children benefits from the new experiences it brings and the adults gain a greater importance from their surroundings. So traveling with family is really enriching for having a family get-together away from the everyday distractions.
Weather of Bhutan:
Bhutan can be visited any time of the year and there is no such appropriate season which is to say about the weather of Bhutan. Bhutan’ warm and temperate climate, never-ending festivals and rich abundant heritage sites provide visitors with a wide array of experiences throughout the year across the country.
It is the best time to visit Bhutan during the months of October to December as the weather is perfect for sightseeing and indulging in outdoor activities. It also gives you a wide opportunity to peep into the Bhutanese culture by witnessing various festivals celebrated by the local people.
What to pack:
The temperature of Bhutan stays at 20 degree Celsius; however, the nights are relatively cool so it is advised to bring on some warm clothes in December. Comfortable and warm clothing is recommended to enjoy the winter in Bhutan. So, make sure you are packed with the below items before you set out on a Bhutan family tour in December:
- Woolen or Cotton trousers for morning and evening
- Down jacket for higher altitudes
- T-shirts or long sleeved shirts
- Sandals or flip-flops for climbing rugged terrains
- Comfortable shoes
- Pairs of socks and vests
- Woolen caps and gloves if needed
Hotels to stay in Bhutan in December
As it will be cold during the month of December it is a must to stay in a hotel with all the proper facilities and amenities to have the best winter trip to Bhutan in December. There are few hotels which will surely fulfill your needs while in December trip.
- Le Meridien Paro, Riverfront
- Hotel Druk Thimphu Bhutan
- Hotel Norbuling
Things to do in Bhutan in December
The land of the Thunder Dragon and a country gifted with the sheer brilliance of the Himalayas, there is no shortage of things to do in Bhutan that will leave you coming back over and over. With so many activities in Bhutan to choose from, everyone should visit this beautiful country at least once in a lifetime especially with your family by availing the best Bhutan family tour packages to rely upon.
1- Trek to the Tiger Nest Monastery:
If you are looking forward to some trekking adventure in Bhutan in December, then Tiger Nest should be your first pick. The trek is short and difficult due to the extremely steep slope. Paro Taktsang Monastery is a famous monastery and trekking along the roads of the monastery is an adventure itself.
2- Get mesmerized by the Dochula Pass:
The Dochula Pass is heaven on earth and is located at an altitude of 10,200 feet. It provides a panoramic view of the snow-capped Himalayan ranges and is one of the most famous spiritual destinations. Without visiting this place, your Bhutan December trip would be incomplete.
3- Rafting in Mo Chhu River:
You can electrify your Bhutan trip in December by including this thrilling rafting activity in your things to do list. A wonderful experience of white water rafting will allow the travelers to cherish this memory for the lifetime.
4- Indulge in the colorful festivals of Bhutan:
As it is called the land of happiness the Bhutanese culture is vibrant with many festivals and traditions in December. These festivals create a blend of colors, dance, music, food, and laughter. Indulging in these festivals will make your tour much better in the month of December.
5- Hot spring therapy:
For many centuries, the local people of Bhutan visit these hot springs to cure themselves of many health problems. Surrounded by beautiful forests on a backdrop of snowy mountains will take you to one of the hot springs with all facilities to have a warm feeling during the winter.
Why visit Bhutan?
If you are thinking of going on a Bhutan trip in December then book your trip and step ahead of exploring a whole new world with the perfect blend of modern and traditional. It will give you one of the life experiences according to your convenience and budget.