DAY 01: Pickup Hashimara Station-Drive to Phuentsholing–Night Stay Hotel
On arrival at Hashimara Railway Station, you will be received by our executive, who will be waiting outside for receiving you and proceeding for Phuentsholing ( half hours) ,through the lush green as well as most beautiful Tea garden in Dooars. On arrival at Phuentsholing, The most rapidly growing town in Bhutan, our office executive will guide you , evening scroll in a market & Night Stay.
DAY 02: Drive to Paro – Night Stay in Paro
After done with the breakfast and Permit, we will proceed to Paro, on the way views of waterfalls & Chukha Dam start tour towards Paro as you enter Paro you will view Paro Rinpung Dzong. Then visit the ruins of Drugyel Dzong 25mins from Paro town & Evening scroll in a market & Night Stay at Paro.
DAY 03: Hike to Paro Taktshang – Night Stay at Thimphu
After done with the breakfast we will proceed to Paro Taktshang.Hike to Tiger Nest (Taktshang) & drive to Thimphu City (Capital of Bhutan), Through Chuzom (river Wangchu).Evening scroll in market. Night stay at Thimphu.
DAY 04: Drive to Thimphu, Thimphu Sightseeing & Night Stay Hotel
After having done with your breakfast visit to……
- Memorial Chorten built in 1974 in the memory of Bhutan's third King, His Late Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk,which is at walkable distance.
- Buddha Point: One of the biggest Buddha in the world. It was constructed through donations from devotees all
around the world.
- Painting school: It’s a non profitable organization established by government to encourage the youth into the unique arts and crafts.
- Folk Heritage Museum: It is one of the oldest traditional houses. This house has been around 150 years old. It once belonged to one of the affluent family. Government has converted the house into museum in 2001 in Thimphu providing visitors and tourists with fascinating insights into the Bhutanese material culture and way of life. The Folk Heritage Museum with a three storied, 19th century traditional house provides you a glimpse of the Bhutanese lifestyle, and artifacts from the rural households. One can come across typical household objects, tools and equipments.
- National Textile Museum: National Textile Museum which was opened in June 2001 is worth a leisurely visit to get to know the living of national art of weaving. Changing exhibitions introduce the major weaving techniques, styles of local dress and textiles made by women and men. The small shop features work from the renowned weaving centre in Lhuntshe Dzongkhag, in north-eastern Bhutan.
- Tashichodzong: The beautiful medieval fortress/monastery which houses most of the government’s office and King’s Throne room. It is also the summer residence of Je khenpo,the Chief Abbot. The fortress is opened from 9am till 5pm during weekends and during weekdays it’s open after 5pm till 6pm.
DAY 05: Drive to Punakha
After having done with your breakfast , we will start our day with a drive to Punakha sightseeing:
- Dochula: On the way, The Dochula Pass is a mountain pass in the snow covered Himalayas within Bhutan on the road from Thimpu to Punakha where 108 memorial chortens or stupas known as "Druk Wangyal Chortens" have been built by Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk, the eldest Queen Mother. Apart from the chortens there is a monastery called the Druk Wangyal Lhakhang (temple), built in honour of the fourth Druk Gyalpo (head of the state of Bhutan), Jigme Singye Wangchuck; the open grounds in its front yard is a venue for the annual Dochula Druk Wangyel Festival. The pass with
108 memorial chortens is adjacent to the country's first
- Punakha Dzong: The Dzong is located at the confluence of the Pho Chhu (father) and Mo Chhu (mother) rivers in the Punakha–Wangdue valley. The source of the Mo chu river is in the northern hills of Lighsi and Laya in Bhutan, and in Tibet. The Po Chu River is fed by glaciers in the Lunana region of the Punakha valley. After the confluence of these two rivers, the main river is known as Puna Tsang chu or Sankosh River and flows down through Wangdue Phodrang, crosses the Bhutan–India border at Kalikhola and eventually meets the Brahmaputra River. In view of the healthy climate in the region, Punakha is the winter capital of Bhutan. The head of the clergy of Bhutan with his entourage of monks spend the winter in this dzong. Jacaranda trees grow around the dzong, blooming with mauve flowers in the spring.From the south. At the chosen spot, the Zhabdrung encountered a boy named Wangdi playing beside the river and hence named the dzong "Wangdi's Palace".Wangdi Phodrang Dzong burnt down in the afternoon of 24 June 2012. However, the dzong was being renovated at the time, so most of the historical relics had already been put into storage and were saved from destruction.
DAY:06 Drop to Hashimara / Tour End
After done with your breakfast, we will proceed towards to drop you to Bagdogra Airport. Our representative will help you with your exit formalities and the bid you see off. Like all good things, your Bhutan tours will come to an end. We will be happy to see you back. Do visit us because Bhutan has more to offer to you.