Bhutan Trip
Exotic Bhutan
Paro - Thimpu - Wangdue - Paro
Exotic Bhutan
Places Covering : Paro - Thimpu - Wangdue - Paro

Along the lofty ridges of the Himalayas lies the Kingdom of Bhutan, a place that has remained blissfully untouched by the rest of the world. With very few visitors entering the country, Bhutan's landscape has remained pristine, its rivers pure, and its mountains magical. Bhutan's people are gracious, the culture is rich, and spirituality is prevalent.

ITINERARY
DAY 1
  • Dinner
    Paro Airport - Thimpu

    Welcome to Paro!!! After meet & greet at the airport you will transferred to Thimpu (7,710 Ft. ) the capital city of Bhutan. On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening explore Thimpu town by walking. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimpu.

DAY 2
  • BreakfastDinner
    Thimpu Sightseeing

    Today after breakfast visit Kuensel Phodrang (Buddha Statue) a place of refreshing with a huge statue of Buddha on the top of the Kuensel Phodrang, National Memorial Chorten (Monument) & Folk Heritage Museum. Afternoon visit Sangaygang View Point, Changangkha Monastery, Taking Preserve Centre, The talking National animal of Bhutan can be seen here Tashichho Dzong (Fortress of the Glorious Religion). Overnight stay at hotel in Thimpu.

DAY 3
  • BreakfastDinner
    Thimphu - Punakha / Wangdue Sightseeing (77Kms /03Kms)

    After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Punakha/ Wangdue, on the way stop at Dochu - La - Pass (3150 Mts) to view the higher Himalayas. Arrive at Punakha check in to the hotel. After noon visit Punakha Dzong - built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. For many years until the time of the second king, it served as the seat of the government. The Dzong was named Druk Pungthang Dechen Phodrang (Palace of Great Happiness). Punakha is still the winter residence of Je-Khenpo and King Jigme Dorji Wangchuch convened the first National Assembly here in 1952. After that take a short excursion trip to visit the Chhimi Lhakhang - The Temple, also known as "The Temple of Fertility" as built by Lama Drukpa Kuenley , " The Devine Mad Man". Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Punakha/ Wangdue

DAY 4
  • BreakfastDinner
    Excursion to Gangtey (Phobjikha) (78kms /03Kms oneway)

    Today after breakfast start your full day excursion tour to Gangtey (9,840 Ft.) . Gangtey is the home of Black Necked Crane which migrates from teh arid plains of Tibet in the north. it is a beautiful valley of Bhutan. you can also visit Gangtey Gompha. Evening return back. Overnight stay at hotel in Punakha / Wangdue.

DAY 5
  • BreakfastDinner
    Punakha/Wangdue - Paro Sightseeing (140Kms / 05 Hours)

    After breakfast drive to Paro ( 7,483 ft.). On the way stop at Lamperi to visit the Royal Botanical Park- The park contains a rich biodiversity of flora and fauna and features a huge species of plants and animals including endangered species. On arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Ta Dzong - National Museum with an excellent collection of arts, relics, religious thangkha, etc., Ringpung Dzong - Meaning "fortress of the heap of jewels". The dzong now serves as the administrative ad judicial seat of Paro. Evening free of leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro.

DAY 6
  • BreakfastDinner
    Paro Sightseeing

    After breakfast visit Drukgyel Dzong. Also visit famous Taktsang Monastery - called " Tiger's Nest" ( 02hrs hike from the base camp ) & Kitchu Monastery. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro.

DAY 7
  • Breakfast
    Paro – Departure

    After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed towards the airport to board your onwards flight.