Bhutan is south Asian landlocked country, surrounded by Himalaya, and mountains, India and Tibet. Bhutan has Buddhist and Hindu inhabitants. This trip is idyllic for energetic travelers. Bhutan has unspoiled landscape, pure river, and beautiful mountains, verdant forests, rich flora, and fauna. People are happy with their rich culture.
Important places to visit in Bhutan
Paro is appealing town beautifully decorated and imposing Paro Dzong. Paro is world’s best exploration destination by foot.
Thimpu, the capital of Bhutan is an exciting destination filled with boom constructions, monks, cultural attractions and traditional and typical dress and tradition.
BHUTAN TOUR 4 nights 5 days
Day 01, Fly to Paro Drive to Thimpu
Arrive by Druk air KB 400, the only national carries. The flight offers you beautiful view of mountains and landscapes. on arrival and after visa formalities you will be received and transfer Thimphu (65 kms)
Which is the capital of Bhutan. After lunch visit Buddha View point then in the evening free time or walk around the market O/N Hotel ( Ap)
Day o2,Thimpu Sightseeing –Punakha and Wangdi
Am Thimphu sightseeing –visit the Memororial chorten built in the memory of the late king Jigme Dorji
Wangchuck. 15 century Changangkha monastery,Motithang mini zoo to see the rare “Takin”national animal of Bhutan and drive further down with good view of the Thimphu Valley.Visit the new Drupthob
Nunnery temple .After lunch drive to Punakha and Wangdi Via Dorchula pass,visit Punakha Dzong.O/N Hotel(Ap)
Day o3 Transfer to Paro-Paro Sightseeing
Am visit Chime Lakhang then drive to paro-visit the ruined fortress of Drugyel dzong which still attracts visittors due to the strategic location of the fort. defended the paro valley from the Tibetan invasion from the north in the early 17th century. On clear weather Mount Chomolhari 7320 meters can be seen
Towering over the dzong. Proceed through the beautiful valley to the watch tower or locally known as
Ta-Dzong.It was housed into the National museum in the 1960s by the third King Jigme Dorju Wangchuck. The seven floors museum highlights various aspercts of Bhutanese culture and history dating back to the 7th century . O/N Hotel (AP)
Day o4 Hike To Taktsang Monastery (Tiger Neet)
Day hike to the view point of Taktsang Monastery.Horses can be arranged with an extra payment.
The hike which is all the way uphill takes about 3 hour through villages and pine forests. The monastery clings to a huge granite cliff 800 meters from the paro vallery.It is believed that the great saint padmasambhava came in the 7th century on a flying tigress and meditated in a cave for 3 months.
The demons were subdued who were trying to stop the spread of Buddhism and converted the Paro Valley into Buddhism. During the end of the 17th century a monastery was built on the spot where the saint mediated and if is a pilgrimage site for every Bhutanese to visit once in their life time.if time permitted visit remaining sites of paro.O/N Hotel (AP)
Day o5 Drive to Airport and Fly to Kathmandu ————
1 Tour specified in the itnerary
2 Standard Hotel
3 All meals (Breakfast ,Lunch, Dinner)
4Transport within Bhutan by necessary vehicle according to group size (jeep/Bus)
5 English speaking guide(Government licehse holder
6 Museum fees and other special entry fees
1 Fly from Kathmandu to Paro and Back from Paro to Kathmandu
2 Visa for Bhutan
3 Tourism fee
4 Bar Bill
5 Tiping for staff