Manas River Rafting and Camping
The Manas River is one of the biggest rivers in the Bhutan that flows between southern Bhutan and India. It is named after Manasa, the serpent god in Hindu mythology. The river valley has two major reserve forest areas, namely the Royal Manas National Park (43,854 hectares (108,370 acres), established in 1966) in Bhutan and the contiguous Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (391,000 hectares (970,000 acres) in 1955 increased to 95,000 hectares (230,000 acres) in December 1985). It is the reserve centre for Bengal Tiger , an elephant and a biosphere reserve, which constitutes a UNESCO World Heritage Site declared in December, 1985.
|Trip Name||Manas Tour|
|Duration||10 Nights & 11 Days|
|Trip Type||Cultural with river rafting|
|Rate||From USD 2040|
Day 1 Arrival in Paro to Thimphu (1.2 hrs).
Day 2 Thimphu sightseeing.
Day 3 Thimphu to Punakha (2.5 hrs).
Day 4 Punakha Sightseeing
Day 5 Punakha Trongsa
Day 6Trongsa to Manas
Day 7 Manas Sight seeing
Day 8 Manas to Phubjikha.
Day 9 Phubjikha to Paro
Day 10 Paro Tiger Nest Hike
Day 11 Departure