Itinerary

Day1 Day 1

  • Fly from Bangkok, Delhi, Kathmandu, Kolkata and other Druk airports to Paro Bhutan.
  • One can have the breathtaking bird’s eye view of Himalayan Mountain and green valley
    of Paro.
  • On arrival at Paro airport you will be received by a representative of Bhutan Aglow
    Travels and will be escorted to a Hotel where arrangements will be made for two night
    halts.

Day 3 Day 2

  • Beautiful Monuments can be seen at Paro.
  • It includes Drugyel Dzong, a ruined fortress having a great historical importance where
    Bhutanese finally defeated Tibetan invaders and drove them back.
  • Others monuments includes Dilgo Khyentshe’s temple, Kichu Lhakhang built in 7th
    century, Dungtshe Lhakhang built by Lam Thongto Gyalpo who first introduced iron in
    Bhutan.
  • Take a break for lunch at the finest restaurant at the town.
  • Visit National Museum housed in Ta Dzong which was used as watch tower during the
    time of Tibetan invasions and amazing Rimpung Dzong below the Ta Dzong.
  • In the evening visit local farmhouse in a local village and take leisurely stroll around the
    town.
  • Overnight stay and dinner in a hotel.

Day 3 Day 3

  • Your hike will be to Taktshang Monastery literally meaning Tiger’s Nest in local
    Language.
  • It is located at 2000ft/600m at a steep Rock cliff.
  • It is believed to be a place where Guru Rinpochoe flew on the back of Tiger and
    meditated there.
  • The place is about 3 hours walk from the nearest road.
  • Lunch and tea will be served in a tea house on the way with the majestic view of the
    Taktshang Monastery and Paro Valley.
  • Ponies will be arranged on request till the tea house which is about 2 hours walk from
    the nearest road.
  • You may opt to further continue the trip from the tea house which is about 1 hour walk
    uphill.
  • On return back to the road it would take about 1 and half hours walk downhill.
    At this point driver will be waiting to proceed to Paro town and then continue to
    Thimphu which is about 1 and half hours drive along the Paro river downstream to the
    confluence with Wang Chhu then turn upstream along the Wang chhu to Thimphu. Rest,
    dinner and overnight stay in a hotel.

Day 4 Day 4

  • Sightseeing in Thimphu includes Memorial Chorten built in the memory of third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Buddha Statue at Kuensel Phodrang, Tashichho Dzong where Monk Bodys’ living quarters.
  • His Majesty the king’s Throne room and Offices of Government Ministries are housed, National Library where ancient manuscripts are preserved, paintings and wood crafts schools where traditional arts are kept alive, indigenous hospitals, textile museum, handmade paper factory, folk heritage museum, Semtokha Dzong the first and oldest Dzong in Bhutan and other various Monastery around Thimphu.

Day5 Day 5

  • Drive east across the Dochula pass (10000ft/3000m) that has beautiful view with 108
    temples and a Monastery.
  • On the clear day panoramic view of Himalayas and Gasa Dzong can be seen.
    The road after the pass is routed down the hill through the varied and ever changing
    forest and vegetation finally arriving the highly cultivated, low lying- sub-tropical
    Punakha and Wangduephodrang valley.
  • An easy walk across the paddy field for about 20 minutes to Chimmi Lhakhang
    dedicated to Saint Drukpa Kuenley known a divine madman.
  • After Lunch drive to Punakha Dzong which is at the edge of confluence of two rivers
    Pho Chhu and Mo Chhu. Overnight stay a hotel.

Day 6 Day 6

  • The trek begins with a gradual climb through Chir Pine forests.
  • Visit Dompa La village and camp there and you can view beautiful view of Punakha
    Dzong.

Day 7 Day 7

Today’s trail will take you through rhododendron and oak forests and pass through a famous temple called Drukpa Kuenlay's Lhakhang. (14 km, 5 to 6 hours)

Day 8 Day 8

  • The trail now leads through the village of Sha.
  • Camp by the side of lake at Samtengang. (13 kms, about 5 hours)

Day 9 Day 9

The trail descends to the road head. Lunch at Wangduephodrang, drive back to Thimphu.

Day 10 Day 10

After Breakfast drive back to Paro International Airport. Bhutan Aglow escort will help you with exit formalities and then bid you farewell.

Price

Price On Request

Inclusions

  • Accommodation in Twine/Double sharing base
  • All Meals: As per above package selection
  • All Transportation and sightseeing foreign luxury imported car
  • Fluent English/ Hindi speaking Bhutanese tour guide licensed by government
  • All Tourist Permits
  • Bhutan Government Taxes

Exclusions

  • Doesn’t include flight fare/ train fare
  • No tips for guides, driver or hotels
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal related expenses like calls, Internet, beverages, alcohol, laundry, donations to monasteries and temples, souvenirs, shopping etc

Hotels

Hotel Taj Tashi

Samten Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan

Le Meridien

Chorten Lam, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan

Densa Resort

Wolakha Punakha 117, Bhutan, Punakha 13001, Bhutan

RKPO Resort

Punakha, Bhutan

Hotel Zhiwaling Paro

Satsam Chorten, Paro, Bhutan

Le meridian

Paro-Thimphu Highway, Shaba, Paro 12001

Hotel Migmar

Olakha Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan

Drubchhu Resort

Punakha Bhutan

Udumwara Resort

Satsam chorten,, Paro, Bhutan, Bhutan

Hotel Amodhra

Desi Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan

Hotel Lobesa

Punakha Bhutan

Base Camp Hotel

Drukgyel Village | Tshento Gewog, Paro 12001, Bhutan

Hotel Garuda

Chorten Lam | (off carpark behind Swiss Bakery), Thimphu, Bhutan

Hotel Kingaling

Wagdue Phodrang, Bhutan

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