Bhutan, a Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas’ eastern edge, is known for its monasteries, fortresses (or dzongs) and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys.
- Accommodation in single/double/twin bedded rooms in hotels stated in the itinerary (or similar hotel)
- -Daily buffet breakfast with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options
- Round trip economy-class airfare on Druk/ Bhutan Airlines, with taxes as applicable, till Paro
- Return airport transfers on a shared basis in a coach
Any Airfare or train ticket cost. Travel Insurance Surcharge if applicable on Long Weekends or Holidays & Peak Seasons. Entry fees to monuments or excursions. Food expenses other than mentioned in inclusions. Personal expenses, mini bar, shopping and tip. GST will be levied extra as per the Indian Govt. norms.
Day 1Arrival in Paro
Arrival in Paro. And you will meet with our representative at the airport and he/she brief you about the tour, itinerary, inclusions as well as cultural practices of Bhutan. Then you would be transferred to Thimphu. On reaching Thimphu, after your check-in at the hotel, you have rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2Sightseeing in Thimphu
Have a breakfast at hotel. & get ready for the Sightseeing of THIMPHU. You would be visit to Simtokha Dzong
This dzong, built in 1627 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, stands on a low ridge 8 km down the valley from Thimphu. The Institute for Language and Cultural Studies is located here. The most noteworthy artistic feature of this dzong is the series of over 300 finely worked slate carvings behind the prayer wheels in the courtyard.
Then Memorial Chorten This stupa was built in 1974 in the memory of Bhutan's third King, His Late Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, who is popularly regarded as Father of modern Bhutan. The paintings and statues inside the monument provide a deep insight into Buddhist philosophy. Then Institute for Zorig Chusum, Trashichhoedzong & many more.
Day 3Transfer to Paro
Arrive in Paro. Later, You will visit the popular attractions of Paro such as the National Museum of Paro that displays antique items gathered from different parts of the country in a revamped Ta-dzong building. Ta Dzong
One time watch tower built to defend Rinpung Dozng during inter-valley wars of the 17th century, since 1967 Ta Dzong is serving as the National Museum of the country. It holds fascinating collection of art, relics, religious thangkha paintings and Bhutan's exquisite postage stamps. The museum circular shape augments its varied collection displayed over several floors.
Then visit to Farm House (traditional village house)
The beauty of Paro valley is embellished by cluster of quaint farm houses. Bhutanese farm houses are very colorful, decorative and traditionally built without the use of single nail. All houses follow the same architectural pattern. A visit to Farm House is very interesting and offers a good glimpse into the lifestyle of a farmer. Then visit to Jangsarbu Lhakhang, Drukgyel Dzong, etc.
Day 4 Nest Temple & Farm House Tour
Have a breakfast at hotel. & visit the famous Tiger’s nest temple. Taktshang Goemba or Tiger’s Nest Monastery was blessed and sanctified as one of Bhutan’s most sacred religious sites. It hangs on a cliff and stands above a beautiful forest of blue pine and rhododendrons. Camera and Photography is not allowed inside the monastery. After this visit to Farm House Tour. It is an opportunity to get a firsthand experience of typical village life in Bhutan. Farm houses are mostly colorful traditional Bhutanese houses built with mud and stones without any nails. Earlier the ground floor of the house served as shelter for cattle but now it is used as a store for the family. This was a move to improve a household’s sanitation and hygiene.
Have a breakfast at hotel. And you will transfered to the airport. & depart from BHUTAN with sweet & memorable memories.