Window on Bhutan - 5 Days

Trip Itinerary

Window on Bhutan - 5 DaysDay 1: ARRIVE AT PARO, transfer to hotel tiger nest resort, set in the pine trees in direct view of the most famous buddhist monastery in the himalayas.

Day 2: PARO VALLEY: visit the fortified tower of ta dzong, now a natural history museum- one of finest in asia; drive towards northern part of the paro valley to view the impressive drugyal dzong ruins perched on a hill that once guarded the invading forces from tibet. on the way back stop to view the famous taktsang retreat (the tiger's lair) nestled on a cliff. hotel.

Day 3: THIMPHU. drive to capital city of thimphu. sightseeing of thimphu:visit the hospital for traditional medicine, the thimpu general post office- bhutan stamps that are world famous can be all seen here; visit the king’s memorial chorten- built in memory of the late king jigme dorji wangchuk- the father of bhutan. after lunch visit the handicrafts center.

Day 4: THIMPHU/PUNAKHA AND RETURN TO PARO: drive on the mountain route towards the former capital of bhutan passing through the dochu la pass (alt. 10,000 feet); stunning scenery of himalayan ranges. descend to punakha, visit the dzong- which today houses the most sacred relic of the druk-pa kagupa sect of buddhism- that is the state religion of bhutan; tour the small town of punakha. after lunch drive to view wangdiphodrang dzong, the most picturesque in bhutan; return drive to paro, via the simtokha dzong the oldest in bhutan- now a learning institute in the traditional culture. hotel.

Day 5: PARO/KTM/DEL/BKK: transfer to paro airport for onward flight.




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