5 Nights / 6 Days
Destinations: 2 Nights Thimphu – 2 Nights Paro – 1 Night Punakha
Accommodation on Double sharing basis
Meal Plan: MAPI (Room + Breakfast+ Dinner)
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary by private SUV vehicle
Tipping and portage payable to the driver, bellboy, room service or waiter
Any expense of personal nature like telephone bills, laundry bills, mini bar, etc
Medical and travel insurance
Any other item not included in the above mentioned “includes” column
Day 01: Delhi to Paro :Arrive at Paro airport I Transfer to Thimphu I Thimphu Half Day Sightseeing
Pick-up from Paro airport & transfer (65 kms – 1.15 hrs drive) to Thimphu. Check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Tashichho dzong ( Outside view), National Memorial Chorten, Government-run Handicrafts Emporium and local crafts shops.
Overnight stay at Thimphu .
Day 02: Thimphu Sightseeing & Dochula visit
After breakfast visit to
Takin Preserve – A wildlife reserve area for Takin, the national animal of Bhutan.
Buddha Point – One of the largest Buddha Statue in the world, at 169 feet (52 m) and contains 100,000 8-inch-tall and 25,000 12-inch-tall gilded bronze Buddhas.
Folk Heritage Museum
After lunch visit to Changlimithang Stadium & Archery ground.
Overnight stay at Thimphu..
Day 03: Thimphu to Punakha /Wangdue via Dochula pass
After permit ( Permit is not issued on Saturdays, Sundays & Govt holidays) drive (70 kms / 2.30 hrs) to Punakha/Wangdue, en route halt at Dochu La Pass (3,100 meters), the pass is a popular location among tourists as it offers a stunning 360 degree panoramic view of Himalayan mountain range. The view is especially scenic on clear, winter days with snow-capped mountains forming a majestic backdrop to the tranquility of the 108 chortens gracing the mountain pass.
Overnight stay at Punakha/Wangdue.
Day 04: Paro Sightseeing
After breakfast, transfer to Paro & visit Ta Dzong (National Museum).
Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 05: Full day Paro Sightseeing
Visit Rinpung Dzong which has a long and fascinating history. Afternoon visit Drukgyel Dzong, the ruined fortress from where Bhutanese repelled several invasion by Tibetan armies. While getting back stop at Tiger’s Nest View Point. Later visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the Kingdom. Return at hotel.
Day hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery / Taktsang Monastery – Bhutan’s most iconic landmark and religious site, located approximately 10 km north of Paro town at an altitude of 3.120 meters. In order to arrive at the temple visitors must trek for around 2-3 hours through beautiful, shady pine forests. No trip to Bhutan would be complete without a visit to this remarkable world heritage site.
Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 06: Drop to Paro International Airport.
After Breakfast drop to Paro international airport.