Fly from Kathmandu to Paro, Arrive at Paro Airport.
After your arrival to Bhutan “Land
of the Thunder Dragon” you will be received by our guide and
driven to hotel where you will enjoy welcome refreshment & briefing
on your tour program.
After lunch, a leisurely drive to Drugyel
Dzong and then visit the National Museum, and Rinpung Dzong (fortress
of the heap of jewels) and oldest temple of Kichu Lhakhang.
Later you will drive along countryside
to Thimphu which takes about 1.5hrs.
Stay overnight at hotel in Thimphu.
Drive to Punakha & Wangdue (78km/ 3hr)
Today morning, after breakfast, you
will begin your journey to Punakha. You will pass by Dochula pass
( 3150m) to enjoy spectacular views of the eastern Himalayan mountain
range as well as tour 108 stupas in Drukwangyel or Royal temple.
After lunch, visit Punakha Dzong, known
as "Palace of the Great Happiness". This beautiful fortress
lies between two rivers, the Pochu and Mochu, male and female rivers.
In the evening, hike to Chimi lhakhang, a solitary “fertility
temple”. Overnight at hotel in Punakha.
Thimphu Lifestyle & Cultural Sightseeing (78km/ 3hr)
After breakfast, drive back to Thimphu.
Once in Thimphu, visit Sangay-gang to see Takin, national animal of
Bhutan and Zorig Chusum .
National Library, Farmer’s Weekend
Market and Craft Bazaar and Tashichhoe Dzong are some of the other
important places of visit. In the evening you will have dinner in
gho & kira, the national dress of Bhutan. Overnight at hotel in
Excursion to Mystical Taktsang
Following early morning breakfast, you
will drive to Buddha Gang, which hosts a giant Buddha-statue overlooking
the Thimphu Valley. Nearby is Memorial chorten, a favorite spot for
the locals of all age to chant mantras, prostrate, pray and practice
Afterward you will drive to Satsam chorten,
Paro and spend the day hiking up the forested path to Taktsang Monastery,
also known as Tiger’s Nest. Tiger’s Nest clings to sheer
cliffs of 900m above Paro valley. Overnight at hotel in Paro.
Paro to Kathmandu on flight. On your arrival at Kathmandu airport
our staff will transfer you to your hotel.