HAPPY TOUR TO BHUTAN
Phuentsholing to Thimphu Night Halt (172 kms / 6 hrs)
Meet & Greet on time of Arrival & forward to the Immigration Formalities with our Tour Representative & drive to Thimphu (7,710 ft.) the capital city of Bhutan. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at Thimphu
Thimphu Local S/Seeing & Night Halt
After Breakfast Morning Drive for Local Sight Seeing of Thimphu the Capital Town of Bhutan is a home of Royal family & visit Tashichhodzong ,the main secretariat building which houses the throne room of His Majesty, the King . View of the Thimphu valley from BBS Tower is very captivating and will prove to be the perfect introduction to Thimphu. Some of the sites of religious nature are National Memorial Chorten; built in 1974 it was raised in the memory of third King. Next visit one of the oldest monasteries in the valley- Chang Gangkha Monastery. The nature and wildlife lovers should not miss a visit to National Zoo which also houses National animal takin. National Library (collections of holy scripts).Overnight at Thimphu.
Thimphu to Phunakha via Dochula Pass S/Seeing Night Halt at Punakha (77 kms / 3 hrs)
After Breakfast Morning Drive from Thimphu to Punakha Phodrang (4,300 ft.), via Dochu-La-Pass (10,170 ft.). Continue towards Punakha visit Chimi Lhakhang - The Temple of Fertility built in 15th century. Also visit Punakha Dzong. On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Punakha.
Punakha to Phobjikha Valley/Gangtey 78 kms/ 3 hrs
Phobjikha Valley – The valley of Phobjikha is well known as the winter home of the Black necked crane (Grus Nigricollis). Bhutan is home to around six hundred black-necked cranes with Phobjikha being one of the popular places that the birds migrate to in the winter months from the Tibetan plateau. The elegant and shy birds can be observed from early November to end of March. Overlooking the Phobjikha valley is the Gangtey Goempa. This is an old monastery that dates back to 17th century.
Transfer to Paro Night Halt (62 KM / 2 Hrs)
After Breakfast Morning Drive from Punakha to Paro on the way Local Sight Seeing Ta Dzong, once a fortified lookout tower that is now the National Museum. Then walk down the trail to visit the Rinpung Dzong meaning "fortress of the heap of jewels". Visit Kichu Lhakhang, the oldest temple in the country. From there you will be taken to the Drugyal Dzong (Bhutan Victory Fort), which was built in 1646 to commemorate Bhutan's victory over Tibetan invaders during the 1600s. On a clear day you can see Mount Jumolhari, Bhutan's second-highest mountain at 7,314meters... Evening Free for Leisure & over Night Stay Paro
Paro Taktsang hiking & night Stay Paro
After Breakfast Morning way to Taktsang Hike (Tiger's Nest) Monastery, which is Bhutan's most famous monastery situated at 3180 meters. Guru Rinpoche (the great spiritual master) is said to have flown on the back of a tigress to meditate in a cave where Taktsang Monastery now stands. The monastery is perched on the edge of a steep cliff, about 900 meters above Paro Valley. Overnight at Paro.
Paro to Jaigaon / Phuentsholing drop & Farewell (172 km / 6 Hrs)
After Breakfast Morning Drive from Paro to Phuentsholing / Jaigaon towards your Onward Journey. Goodbye