Arrive at Paro International Airport. Complete Immigration formalities and transfer to Thimphu. After checking into your hotel, proceed for a panoramic sightseeing of the capital of Bhutan which includes the following places of interest :
Memorial Chorten -KuenselPhodrang
World’s Largest Sitting Buddha Statue
BBS Tower – Provides a vantage point view of the Thimpu Valley
Takin Reserve & Mini Zoo
Trashichhodzong – Fortress in Thimphu
After breakfast drive to Dochula Pass, Lamperi Botanical Garden and drive to Punakha :
Back to Thimphu, if time permits then visit;
Folk Heritage Museum
Royal Textile Academy
After breakfast, proceed for full day sightseeing tour of Thimphu, which includes the following places of interest:
Semtoka Dzong –The oldest Dzong in Bhutan.
Zangtoperi Lhangkhang (Near vegetables Market)
Note – On weekends, guests would also have the opportunity of visiting the weekend market, an interesting market with local items and bargain price handicraft goods. Overnight stay in Thimphu Overnight stay in Thimphu.
After breakfast, check out of your hotel and proceed to Paro. The Paro valley extends from the confluence of the ParoChhu and the Wang Chhu rivers at Chuzomupto Mt. Jomolhari at the Tibetan border to the North. This picturesque region is one of the widest valleys in the kingdom and is covered in fertile rice fields and has a beautiful, crystalline river meandering down the valley. After checking into your hotel, you would proceed for a sightseeing tour of Paro which would include the following places:
DrukgyelDzong – Ruins of an old fortress in Paro
KyichuLakhang – Famous Monastery in Paro
Ta Dzong – National Museum of Bhutan
Ringpo Dzong (Paro Dzong) Overnight stay in Paro.
After breakfast visit Taktshang Monastery – a UNESCO World Heritage Site.After lunch, proceed for a day excursion to Chele La pass (12,200ft) – The Highest motor able point in Bhutan. On a clear day one can get a breathtaking view of Mt.Jhomolhari (23,996 ft the second Highest peak of Bhutan) and other Himalayan giants. Visit Paro handicraft market during Evening time. Overnight stay in Paro
Depart with Happy memories from the Kingdom of Happiness - Bhutan!