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Day 1

Phuentsholing - Paro

Arrival

  • Touch down at Bagdogra (Siliguri, West Bengal) and drive in to Phuentsholing (alt. 300m / 985 ft); a thriving commercial center. 
    After Immigration Formalities Drive to Paro.

Check out the highlights of Paro:

  • 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.
  • Kyichu Lhakhang: The 7th Century monastery situated in Lango Gewog of Paro District in Bhutan. It is one of the 108 temples built in the Himalayas by the Tibetan King, Songtsen Gampo.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Paro.

Day 2

Paro Taktsang Local Sightseeing

Early Morning Hike to Paro Taktsang, Local Sightseeing 

  • After an early morning breakfast, hike to Taktsang (also known as the Taktsang Palphug Monastery and the Tiger’s Nest), a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site. The temple complex is located in the Cliffside of the upper Paro valley. Take a walk through the pine forest where you will see the beauty of nature.
  • Evening time can be spent at leisure exploring Paro town.

Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Paro.

You can have an optional stone bath to relieve your fatigue (not included in the package).

Day 3

Paro - Thimphu Sightseeing

Paro to Thimphu Transfer

After an early breakfast, drive from Paro to Thimphu.
See some popular places of interest in the capital city of Bhutan.

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.

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.

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.

Day 4

Thimphu Full Day Sightseeing

Thimphu Full Day Sightseeing

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.

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

Changlimthang Stadium: Changlimithang Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan, which serves as the National Stadium.

Changangkha Monastery: Popular temple, perched like a fortress on a ridge above central Thimphu, hums with pilgrim activity. It was established in the 12th century on a site chosen by Lama Phajo Drukgom Shigpo, who came from Ralung in Tibet.

Handicrafts Shops: A wide assortment of colorful, hand woven textiles and other craft products is available for purchase at the government-run Handicrafts Emporium and many smaller crafts shops around the town.

Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Thimphu.

Day 5

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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