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Holiday In Bhutan

Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days

  • Destination Covered :
  • 1 Night In Thimphu
  • 2 Night In Wangdue Phodrang
  • 2 Night In Paro

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Day 01: Kolkata - Paro - Thimphu

Arrive Kolkata International Airport to board Drukair flight for Paro. Arrive Paro by Druk air the only national carrier. The flight offers you beautiful view of mountains and landscapes. On arrival and after visa formalities meet assistance at the Airport and transfer to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. On arrival check in the hotel and freshen up. Proceed to visit the famous sightseeing of Thimphu the Memorial Chorten the Stupa built in 1974 in the memory of late King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk. The paintings and images inside the monument provide a rare sight into Buddhist philosophy. Also visit Mothinthang zoo and Viewpoint. Visitors can enjoy relaxing walk in the valley at evening and even visit the local market of Thimphu. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 02: Thimphu - Wangdue Phodrang

After breakfast go for half day Thimphu sightseeing, visit the indigenous hospital, art and craft school and National Museum. Afternoon drive to Wangdue Phodrangphodrang, the last town on the highway before entering central Bhutan. The drive over Dochu La pass is very scenic with fascinating view of mountains of Bhutan. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 03: Wangdue Phodrang - Gangtey - Wangdue Phodrang

After breakfast go for Full day Gangtey excursion. Gangtey Gompa in the Phobjikha Valley is a 16th century monastery. It is the only monastery in Bhutan, which follows the Nyingmapa sect of Buddhism. The Phobjikha valley is home to rare Black Necked Crane, an endangered species, which migrate from the Tibetan plateau in winters. About 250 - 300 of these reside in this beautiful valley. Return to Wangdue Phodrangphodrang in the evening. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 04: Wangdue Phodrang - Punakha - Paro

After breakfast leave for Punakha, the valley that lies amidst snow capped mountain peaks, served as capital of Bhutan until 1955. Visit Punakha Dzong built at the confluence of the Po and Mo Chu Rivers in the 17th Century by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel served as capital of Bhutan until 1955. The Dzong houses sacred artifacts and the embalmed body of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel. One can also enjoy River Rafting at the Mo Cho River which is close to the Punakha Monastery. Drive to Paro. On arrival check in at the hotel and freshen up. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 05: Paro

After breakfast go for Paro Sightseeing visit the ruined fortress of Drugyel Dzong which still attracts visitors due to the strategic location of the fort. 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. Visit Ta Dzong Opening Hours whole week, which was built in 1651 as a watchtower. Since 1951 the Dzong has been re established as the National museum and holds fascinating collections of art and religious Thankha paintings. A short walk downhill to the Rinpung Dzong which serves as the administrative centre and school for monks. Walk further down crossing the traditional bridge into Paro Town. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 06: Paro

After breakfast transfer to the Airport for onward connection with the beautiful memories of Bhutan.