Dargyalling Tours & Treks


Tour in Bhutan Five nights six days


Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days

Validity : N.A.

Destination Covered : Paro - Thimphu

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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Tour Itinerary

Day 1: First day: Arrive Paro - Thimphu (2500m 55 kms 01 hour)

The flight into the Himalayas aboard Druk Air & Tashi Air, Bhutan's National carrier is truly a memorable experience. As the aircraft enters the Paro valley, look down and you will see the Paro Dzong overlooking the Paro chu (river) with Ta Dzong (National Museum) above it. Assistance upon arrival at Paro Airport and further drive to Thimphu

Evening visit the Tashicho Dzong, the head seat of the King and the Je Khenpo, the highest abbot of Bhutan. Upon arrival check in at the hotel and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Second day: Thimphu

After breakfast visit Memorial Chorten:  This stupa was built in the memory of Bhutan’s third king, His Late Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, who is popularly regarded as Father of modern Bhutan. Folk Heritage Museum: Established in year 2001, it provides deep insight to classical Bhutanese rural lifestyle by displaying original artifacts. National Library: The history of Bhutan lies imprinted in archaic texts, which are preserved at the National Library. Besides thousands of manuscripts and ancient texts, the library also has modern academic books and printing blocks for prayer flags. Arts & Crafts School: This school teaches the techniques of traditional thangkha paintings. On a visit, one can see students at work producing intricate design on cloth.
Visit the Takin sanctuary to have a glance at the national animal of Bhutan, Takin. Overnight in the hotel, Thimphu.

Day 3: Third day: Thimphu – Punakha (3050m 74 kms 2 hrs)

After breakfast depart for Punakha via Dochu La Pass (3050m). If the weather permits you can see a range of high peaks toward the north east.
The recently built 108 chortens gives the ridge a very beautiful and charming presence. In Punakha, we will visit the famous Chhimi Lhakhang built by Mad Monk Popularly known as Lam Drukpa Kuenly in early centuries. It also believed here that if a couple is in need of child after marriage, it is being blessed here for male or female child. Local Market sightseeing and overnight in the Hotel.

Day 4: Fourth day: Punakha – Paro (3050 m 144 Kms 3 hrs)

After breakfast, visit Punakha Dzong which is built in 1637 by Shabdrung, the spiritual and temporal ruler of Bhutan prior to the present dynasty. It is an old capital which still serves as the winter residence of the monk body. The first King, Ugyen Wangchuck, was crowned here in 1907.
After lunch proceed to Paro via Dochula Pass and Semtokha Dzong and over night in the hotel, Paro.

Day 5: Fifth day: Paro

After breakfast drive 20 minutes to the end of the valley to Drukgyel Dzong from where one can see the towering peak of Jomolhari (7,316m, 24,003 ft). This mountain, also revered as a powerful goddess, forms the border with Tibet and provides magnificent background to the ruined Drukgyel Dzong and village. Drive to Rumthangka and begin the Taktsang hike. Taktsang Monastery, clinging on the steep rock, is one of the holiest temples in Bhutan.

It is believed that Guru Rinpoche flew on the Tigress back and meditated here. The trek to the temple through the pine tree and sweet aroma of the air is indeed a very special and memorable event. The return hike will take about 05-06 hours.

On Our way back, we will visit Kyichu Temple (built by the Tibetan King Songtsen Gompo in the 7th century). Rest of the time free for souvenir shopping in the small town of Paro and overnight at the hotel.

Day 6: Sixth day:

After breakfast, drop to Paro airport for onwards destination


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Sightseeing

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