5 nights and 6 days
Day 01 Arrive at Paro (Alt. 2280 m)
- Proceed to Thimphu.
- Buddha Piont – The tallest statue of sitting Buddha on the planet.
- Memorial Chorten, a monument constructed to honour the father of modern Bhutan, Third King of Bhutan. Late His Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck.
- Sangay Gang view point
- Takin Preserve centre in upper Motithang
- Changangkha Monastery
- Halt at Thimphu – NIGHT ONE
Day 02 Thimphu – Punakha (Alt. 1310 m)
- After breakfast, drive to Punakha via Dochula pass with a view of Gangkhar Phuensum.
- Stroll around Lam Pelri park
- Punakha Dzong built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal which is situated in between Pho Chu and Mo Chu.
- Halt at Punakha –NIGHT TWO
Day 03 Punakha – Wangdiphodrang – Thimphu: (Alt. 3120 m):
- Drive to Wangdiphodrang after b/fast. Stop by Chimi Lhakhang the “Temple of Fertility”.
- Wangdiphodrang valley sightseeing
- After lunch, drive to Thimphu.
- Handicrafts Emporium and stroll around in Thimphu city.
- National Library, which holds a vast collection of ancient Buddhist manuscripts
- Halt at Thimphu – NIGHT THREE
Day 04 Thimphu – Paro:(Alt. 2320 m):
- Tango and Cherry expedition
- Painting School, famous for carving and free hand art and Folk Heritage Museum.
- Bhutan Post to see stamps of Bhutan – Philatelic office.
- Proceed to Paro in the evening.
- Halt at Paro – NIGHT FOUR
Day 05 Paro sightseeing:(Alt. 2280 m):
- Hike Taktsang Monastery : Track uphill for about 3 hours.
- Ruins of Drukgyel dzong built by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal.
- Kyichu Lhakhang, built in 659 A.D by the Tibetan king Songsen Gempo.
- Ta Dzong, an ancient watchtower, which has been the national museum of Bhutan since 1967.
- Rinpung Dzong (Paro Dzong) built in 1646 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal.
- Halt at Paro – NIGHT FIVE
Day 06 Departure (Alt. 2280 m)
- Depart Bhutan.
*Detailed itinerary will be emailed upon confirmation of your travel