Thimphu – Wangdue / Punakha – Paro Tour



Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days

Destination Covered : Thimphu, Paro, Wangdue Phodrang, Punakha

Price (Starting From) : INR 25000 Per Person


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  • Thimphu – Wangdue / Punakha – Paro Tour

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Tour Detail

Bhutan, a Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas’ eastern edge, is known for its monasteries, fortresses (or dzongs) and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys.Any other services or meals which are not mentioned in the above “Includes” section.

Expense of personal nature such as tips, laundry, telephones, beverages etc

Entry fee for all monuments and places of interest if any

Airfares and Train ticket charges if any

Christmas Eve /New year Eve supplement charges if applicable.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Paro Airport – Thimphu

Meet & Greet on arrival at Paro Airport and transfer to Thimphu (7,710 ft.) the capital city of Bhutan. On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening explore the Thimpu town by walk. Overnight stay at Thimphu.

Day 2: Thimphu Sightseeing

After breakfast visit Kuensel Phodrang (Buddha Statue) a place for refreshing with a huge statue of Buddha on the top of the Kuensel Phodrang, National Memorial Chorten (Monument) & Folk Heritage Museum. Afternoon visit Sangaygang View Point, Changangkha Monastery, Taking Preserve Centre, The talking national animal of Bhutan can be seen here Tashichho Dzong (Fortress of the Glorious Religion). Overnight stay at Thimphu.

Day 3: Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue Sightseeing

After breakfast drive to Punakha / Wangdue, On the way Stop at Dochu-La-Pass (3150 mts.). to view the higher Himalayas. Arrival at Punakha check in at hotel. After noon visit Punakha Dzong - built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. For many years until the time of the second king, it served as the seat of the Government. The Dzong was named Druk Pungthang Dechen Phodrang (Palace of Great Happiness). Punakha is still the winter residence of Je-Khenpo and King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck convened the first National Assembly here in 1952. After that 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”. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay will be at Punakha / Wangdue.

Day 4: Excursion to Gangtey (Phobjikha)

After breakfast, start for full day excursion trip to Gangtey (9,840 ft.). Gangtey is the home of Black Necked Crane which migrates from the arid plains of Tibet in the north. It is a beautiful valley of Bhutan. You can also visit Gangtey Gompha. Evening return back. Overnight stay at Punakha / Wangdue.

Day 5: Punakha/Wangdue – Paro Sightseeing

After breakfast drive to Paro (7,483 ft.). On the way stop at Lamperi to visit Royal Botanical Park - The park contains a rich biodiversity of flora and fauna and features a huge species of plants and animals including endangered species. On arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Ta Dzong - National Museum with an excellent collection of arts, relics, religious thangkha, etc. Rinpung Dzong - Meaning "fortress of the heap of jewels". The dzong now serves as the administrative and judicial seat of Paro. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Paro.

Day 6: Paro Sightseeing

After breakfast visit Drukgyel Dzong. Also visit famous Taktsang Monastery - called “Tiger's Nest” (2hrs hike from the base camp) & Kitchu Monastery. Overnight stay will be at Paro.

Day 7: Excursion to Chele-La-Pass

After breakfast excursion trip to Chele-La-Pass (13,088 ft.) – the highest motorable road in Bhutan. Enjoy the scenic beauty & memorable landscapes from Chele-La-Pass. Back to Paro. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Paro.

Day 8: Paro Airport

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


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing
  • Accommodation in 01 Rooms on twin sharing basis on CP meal plan in Gangtok & AP(all meals+room) in Lachen.
  • All transfers by 01 Exclusive Vista/Similar as per itinerary.
  • 01 Sumo/Maxx for Lachen(North Sikkim)
  • Services of an English-speaking driver.
  • Driver Allowance, toll, parking fee, Night halt charges,
  • inter- state permit and govt. applicable service tax.
  • Child below 5 years on Complimentary basis.
  • All applicable taxes.

Exclusions

  • Any other services or meals which are not mentioned in the above “Includes” section.
  • Expense of personal nature such as tips, laundry, telephones, beverages etc
  • Entry fee for all monuments and places of interest if any
  • Airfares and Train ticket charges if any
  • Christmas Eve /New year Eve supplement charges if applicable.

Terms & Conditions

  • Adults must carry original & valid Passport or original Voter ID card. Children must carry original & valid Passport or original birth certificate & school photo ID card.
  • Remember to carry sufficient woolens including hand gloves.
  • Please check with your mobile service provider for charges related to Bhutan.

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