BHUTAN –HIMALAYAN KINGDOM

  • Destination: Bhutan
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Price: $515

Bhutan often revered as the Land of the Peaceful Dragon. Its spectacular mountain terrain, varied flora and fauna and unique ancient Buddhist monasteries make it a must – visit destination. It is in the relatively unexplored pockets of Asia which allows only limited number of discerning travelers to enter the country in order to protect its fragile environment and culture. Bhutan a purely Buddhist Himalayan Kingdom is unsurpassed in its scenic majesty and vibrant culture. The Kingdom shares with Nepal the worlds greatest concentration of mountains and living heritage of Buddhism.

Day 1

Arrive Paro.Drive to Thimphu.(65kms/approx 1.5 hr drive)

Welcome to your ‘Bhutan – Himalayan Kingdom’ tour! Arrive at Airport in Paro where post customs and immigrations, you will be driven to Thimphu, the modern capital town of Bhutan. On arrival, check-in to your hotel.  The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the city on your own.
Overnight in Thimphu. – None (Meals on your own)

 Accommodation : Wangchuk Resort Thimphu/Hotel Phuntsho Pelri/Hotel 89/Pedling Hotel/similar

Day 2

Thimpu Sightseeing

After breakfast, visit Handicraft Emporium, Bhutanese traditional paper factory, National Memorial Chorten, Buddha statue and Centenary Park located very close to river.  The rest of the day is at leisure for shopping on your own.
Overnight in Thimphu. (B)

Accommodation : Wangchuk Resort Thimphu/Hotel Phuntsho Pelri/Hotel 89/Pedling Hotel/similar

Day 3

On to Punakha(77kms/approx 2.5 hrs drive)

After breakfast, drive to Punakha via Dochula Pass, stop at Druk Wangyal Chorten from here you could have a panoramic view of the Himalayan mountain range when the weather is clear. Drive further down to Lamperi stop and explore Royal Botanical Park for few minutes and proceed to Punakha. On the way, stop and visit Chimmi Lhakhang temple or take a short walk.  In the afternoon, visit the majestic Punakha Dzong.
Overnight in Punakha (B)

Accommodation : Hotel Zangtho Pelri/Meri Puensum Resort/similar

Day 4

On to Paro (142 kms/approx 4hrs drive)

After breakfast, drive to Paro and on the way visit Paro Dzong located on the rocky outcrop of the steep hillside overlooking both sides of the valley drive back to the town. In the afternoon, visit the old ruins of Drukgyel Dzong, 17th century fortress that used to keep invaders from Tibet and in 1951 the fort was destroyed by fire.
Overnight in Paro (B)

Accommodation : Olathang Hotel/Ugyen Phendeyling Resort/Galling Resort/similar

Day 5

Paro Sightseeing

After breakfast, drive till the base of the world famous Tiger’s Nest, clings to a sheer, 900m above the ground which is the most popular spiritual heritage sites. There is a belief that the legend Padma Sambhava flew here from Tibet on the back of a tiger. On the way to town, visit Kyichu Lhakhang one of Bhutan’s two oldest and most sacred monasteries dating from the introduction of Buddhism in the 7th century.
Overnight in Paro. (B)

Accommodation : Olathang Hotel/Ugyen Phendeyling Resort/Galling Resort/similar

Day 6

Departure

Today, bid farewell to your ‘Bhutan – Himalayan Kingdom’ tour as you are transferred to Airport in Paro for your onward journey.

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Inclusions
  1. Accommodation in the hotels listed or similar hotels.
  2. Meals – Daily buffet breakfast at all places as per the itinerary.
  3. Transportation: Transfers / Sightseeing by Non – Air Conditioned Wagon R / Indica for (01 – 03 adults) and Non – Air Conditioned Innova / Xylo / Tavera / Scorpio for (04 – 06 adults) or similar as per the itinerary. Vehicle is as per the itinerary and not on disposal basis.
  4. All current applicable taxes i.e. Hotel tax and Transportation tax.