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Day 1

Phuentsholing

Arrival to Phuentsholing Check in Hotel and evening time,Local Sightseeing and Night Stay.

Zangto Pelri Lhakhang. Zangto Pelri Lhakhang is a home to the exact replica of Guru Rinpoche, with eight life- Size idols of different manifestations of the revered Guru.

Evening time can be spent around town areas.

Day 2

Paro Sightseeing

After Immigration Formalities Drive to Paro Sightseeing Night Stay.

National Museum: National Museum of Bhutan is a cultural museum in the town of Paro in western Bhutan. Established in 1968, in the renovated ancient Ta-Dzong building, above Rinpung Dzong under the command of His Majesty, the King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, the third hereditary Monarch of Bhutan. The necessary infrastructure was created to house some of the finest specimens of Bhutanese art, including masterpieces of bronze statues and paintings. Suitable galleries were constructed to house the extensive collections. Works of art were elegantly displayed on scientific lines.

Ta Dzong: One time watch tower built to defend Rinpung Dzong 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.

Jangtsa Dumgtseg Lhakhang: Jangtsa Dumgtseg Lhakhang is a Buddhist temple in western Bhutan. The temple is notable as it is in the form of a chorten, very rare in Bhutan.

Day 3

Paro Taktsang Local Sightseeing

Hike to Paro Taktsang, Local Sightseeing and Night Stay.

After Early Morning Breakfast Hike Taktsang: Paro Taktsang also known as the Taktsang Palphug Monastery and the Tiger's Nest), is a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and the temple complex is located in the Cliffside of the upper Paro valley in Bhutan.

Kichu Lhakhang: Kyichu Lhakhang, is an important Himalayan Buddhist temple situated in Lango Gewog of Paro District in Bhutan.

Day 4

Paro - Punakha Sightseeing

Paro to Punakha Sightseeing and Night Stay.

Dochula Pass( Punakha ): Dochula Pass is a mountain pass in the snow covered Himalayas within Bhutan on the road from Thimphu toPunakha where 108 memorial chortens or stupas known as "Druk Wangyal Chortens" have been built by Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk.

Punakha Dzong: This is one thing that this area is extremely famous for. Referred to as the place of happiness this is the second oldest Dzong in Bhutan.

Suspension Bridge: One of the longest suspension bridge in Bhutan, spanning 160 -180m and perched high above the very swift river of Po Chhu. Draped with prayer flags, the bridge connects the town of Punakha and the Punakha Dzong, mainly used by locals from the other side of the town as a shortcut to Punakha Dzong.

Day 5

Punakha - Phobjikha Valley

Punakha to Phobjikha Valley and Night Stay.

Today is all about the Phobjikha Valley. Start with a visit to:

Gangtey Gonpa - an important monastery. From there, a beautiful nature trail winds down into the valley. As you amble down the trail, you'll come to the wetlands where the famed cranes reside in winter. If you're still feeling adventurous, the nearby villages, local monasteries, and farmhouses are worth a visit. Finally, wrap up the day with a stop at the Black-Necked Crane Situated on the edge of the forest and wetland along the main road of Phobjikha valley, the Centre well equipped and also offers display information that outline the natural and cultural history of the area. Later in the afternoon drive back to Punakha.

Day 6

Punakha - Thimphu Sightseeing

Punakha to Thimphu Sightseeing and Night Stay.

Hanging Bridge: One of the longest suspension bridge in Bhutan, spanning 160 -180m and perched high above the very swift river of Po Chhu. Draped with prayer flags, the bridge connects the town of Punakha and the Punakha Dzong, mainly used by locals from the other side of the town as a shortcut to Punakha Dzong.

Buddha Point: Great Buddha Dordenma is a gigantic Shakyamuni Buddha statue in the mountains of Bhutan celebrating the 60th anniversary of fourth king Jigme Singye Wangchuck.

Memorial Chorten: The Memorial Stupa, Thimphu, also known as the Thimphu Chorten, is a stupa in Thimphu, Bhutan, located on Doeboom Lam in the southern-central part of the city near the main roundabout and Indian military hospital.

BBS Tower: There's a wonderful view of Thimphu valley from the hillside below the Bhutan Broadcasting Service (BBS) tower (2685m), high above the town at the end of a road that branches off from the approach to the youth centre.

Day 7

Thimphu Full Day Sightseeing

Thimphu Full Day Sightseeing and Night Stay.

Institute of Zorig Chusum: This institute, commonly known as 'the painting school', operates four- to six-year courses that provide instruction in Bhutan's 13 traditional arts.

Tashichho Dzong: Tashichhoedzong is a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimphu in Bhutan, on the western bank of the Wang Chu.

Folk Heritage Museum: The Folk Heritage Museum or Phelchey Toenkhyim is a museum in Thimphu, Thimphu District, Bhutan.

Taking Reserve Centre: Motithang Takin Preserve, located in the Motithang district of Thimphu, Bhutan is a wildlife reservearea.

Changangkha Lhakhang: It is a fortress like temple and monastic school perched on a ridge above Thimphu, south of Motithang. The temple was established in 12th century on a site chosen by Lama Phajo Drugom Shigpo, who came from Tibet. The central statue here is Chenrezig in a manifestation with 11 heads. From temple courtyard, there is fascinating view of Thimphu valley, and towards evening go for a walk in Coronation Park & stroll through the government-run Handicrafts Emporium and local crafts bazaar.

Day 8

Tour End

Departure

After an early breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred back to Phuentsholing.
Thereafter, you will proceed towards Bagdogra/NJP Railway Station for your flight/train back to your onward destination.
Our team at I & I Bhutan will help you with all the exit formalities and bid you farewell.

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