Trip Name: Bhutan wanderlust
Trip Style: Classic
Service Level: Standard
Trip duration: 5days/ 4Nights
Physical demand: **
Availability: All year
Best time to Visit: Any time of the Year (BOOK NOW)
Day 1 Arrive to Bhutan.
Your flight to Paro will provide you a wonderful experience with a view of various high snowcapped mountains of Bhutan and Mt. Everest on a clear day. Upon arrival at Paro, our representative from Druk Leisure Tours will receive you at the Airport. Drive to Thimphu for about an hour. After checking in at the hotel you could have rest for a while, and after lunch
You will be taken to the following places:
1 Buddha Statue
- Memorial Stupa
- Takin Zoo
- Nunnery monastery
- Vegetable market
- Majestic Courtyard and overnight halt at the hotel in Thimphu.
Day2. Thimphu – Punakha
After early breakfast you will drive to Punakha for 2 ½ hours with short stop at Dochula pass (3100 meters) and the lunch will be serving at Chhimi Lhakhang. If the weather is clear, you could have a superb view of the Bhutan’s Himalayas from the pass. Upon arrival at Punakha, visit Punakha dzong and in the evening hike to temple of fertility, over night at the hotel in Punakha.
Day 3. Punakha -Paro
After breakfast, you will be driving back to Paro valley and reroute through Dochula Pass and lunch at Paro. At Paro after lunch you will be visiting the following places:
- National Museum
- Paro Dzong
- Kichu Monastery
- Explore the Paro town.
And in the evening you will have culture program at farm house with Bhutanese Traditional dinner. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4. Paro – Taktsang hike
After your breakfast drives till the road end and begin your hike up hill. Walking time will be around 4 hours for a round trip.
Taktsang monastery is perched on the face of a cliff 800 Mts, above the Paro valley. It is a memorable spiritual journey. It was here that the great Tantric master, Guru Padmasambhava flew in from Tibet on the back of a flying tigress to propagate his teachings in Bhutan. If you cannot continue your hike inside the monastery, you can stop at the Cafeteria from where you can have a spectacular view of the Tiger’s Nest. Lunch at the cafeteria, and hike back all downhill till you reach your car parked point. In the evening you will be taken to the hot stone bath and after hot stone bath you will have farewell dinner at hotel with small gift from Tour Company.
Day 5 – Flight Departure
Our guide and driver will drop you at the airport but before you will depart from the hotel, there will be small ceremony and blessing by the high lama for your safe journey and long life and arranged by the Druk Leisure tours.