Royal Bhutan

Royal Bhutan

Duration: 6Night/7Day

Itinerary Details

Day 1 : Paro Airport – Thimphu

Upon arrival at the Airport/ Railway Station, meet our tour representative who will help you with guided transfer to the hotel. Check-in and relax for a while. The evening is reserved for visiting

Day 2 : Thimphu Sightseeing

After breakfast visit Kuensel Phodrang (Buddha Statue) world largest sitting Buddha statue which gives awesome views of Thimphu valley, National Memorial Chorten (Stupas) which remembers the father of modern Bhutan. Folk Heritage Museum gives inside of living arts of Bhutanese life of rural Bhutan. Afternoon visit Changangkha Monastery the oldest temple in the valley, Sangaygang View Point often known as BBS tower and lovers point. Taking Preserve Centre, the talking national animal of Bhutan can be seen here. Interesting weekend markets to peep for local produce. Overnight stay at Thimphu.

Day 3 : Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue Sightseeing

(Distance: 77km/ Driving Time: 3hrs / Altitude of Punakha: 1350m, 4429 ft.) After breakfast drive to Punakha / Wangdue, On the way Stop at Dochu-La-Pass (3150m, 10334 ft.). to view the great Himalayan ranges. En-route take a short excursion trip to visit the Chhimi Lhakhang - The Temple, also known as “The Temple of Fertility” was built by Lama Drukpa Kuenley, “The Devine Mad Man”. After noon visit Punakha Dzong - built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. The Dzong was named Druk Pungthang Dechen Phodrang (Palace of Great Happiness). Punakha is still the winter residence of Je-Khenpo religious head of Bhutan. King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck convened the first National Assembly here in 1952. Arrival at Punakha check in at hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Punakha / Wangdue.

Day 4 : Punakha Optional Sightseeing

After breakfast you can opt some optional sightseeing. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 5 : Punakha/Wangdue – Paro Sightseeing

(Distance: 140km/ Driving Time: 4.5 hrs. / Altitude of Paro: 2200m, 7217 ft.) After breakfast drive to Paro , via Dochula pass, the most beautiful pass in Bhutan. On arrival in Paro, visit Paro Dzong and National Museum of Paro. Evening we will enjoy outdoor activities at Souvenir House on additional cost (INR 500/head) you get to enjoy wearing Bhutanese dress, enjoy shooting archery and playing dart. Souvenir House offers whole rates for all our guests. You may choose to enjoy hot stone bath, organic food and the best place for bone fire and cultural program all on additional cost. Overnight stay at Paro.

Day 6 : Paro Optional Sightseeing

After breakfast you can opt some optional sightseeing. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 7 : Paro sightseeing

After breakfast visit famous Taktsang Monastery - called “Tiger's Nest” (2hrs hike from the base camp for regular trekker) however for those you are not used on Himalayan walks, you may take entire day. For those who cannot go to Tiger Nest, we will give the optional visit to Drukgyel Dzong and Kitchu Monastery. Overnight stay at Paro.

Day 8 : Despeture

After breakfast check out from hotel and drop at Paro Airport for your onward journey.