Bhutan Exotica

2N Thimphu , 2N Punakha and 4N Paro

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Itinerary Map

What's Included

Car Details
Road transport from Paro - Non A/C Vehicle
Hotel Details
Hotel options available in the package
Destination Nights Hotel and Room Meals
Thimphu 2 night(s)
Hotel Tandin
Standard Room
Room only
Punakha 2 night(s)
Hotel View point - Punakha
Standard Room
Room only
Paro 4 night(s)
Hotel Lhaki Yangchak
Standard Room
Room only
Sightseeing and Transfers
Other inclusions available in the package
Thimphu
  • Exclusive Non A/C Vehicle for all transfer & Sightseeing
  • All Taxes except Govt. Service Taxes.

Day Wise Itinerary

All holidays to Bhutan need to take in another country as well, and this Nepal & Bhutan tour starts and finishes with some time in the Kathmandu Valley. Extensions to the time in Nepal are possible to visit one of the wildlife parks, do some trekking, rafting, or further cultural sightseeing.

Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1

Day 1: Arrival At Paro To Thimpu

Pick-up from Paro airport & transfer (65 kms – 1.15 hrs drive) to Thimphu. Check in at the hotel. Overnight in Thimphu.
Day 2

Day 2: Thimphu Sightseeing Tour

After breakfast visit Takin Zoo, BBS Tower, Chang Gangkha Monastery, Buddha Point, Changlimthang Stadium & Archery ground. Afternoon visit Tashichho dzong (Outside view), National Memorial Chorten, Government-run Handicrafts Emporium and local crafts shops. Overnight stay at Thimphu.

Things to see and do

Takin Preserve

Takin Preserve, Motithang. The Takin is the national animal of Bhutan, and looks like a cross between a cow and a goat. Legend has it that the animal was created by the great ...

Motithang Takin Preserve, Thimphu, Bhutan

Changangkha Lhakhang

Changangkha Lhakhang. Constructed in the 15th century, this is one of the oldest temples in the Thimphu Valley, and is dedicated to Avalokiteshvara, the Buddhist emanation of ...

Tashichho Dzong

Tashichho Dzong has been the seat of the government since 1952 and presently houses the throne room and offices of the king, the secretariat and the ministries of home affairs...

Chhagchhen Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan

The National Memorial Chorten

The Memorial Chorten of Thimphu was conceived by Dungse Rinpoche (1904-1987), according to the Nyingmapa tradition of Tibetan Buddhism . It was erected in 1974 in memory ...

Doeboom Lam Thimphu, Bhutan
Phone: Not available

BBS Tower

BBS tower is located 5 km car drive near Takin Reserve center. It is also called Sangaygang. The place is ideally located uphills with good motor road to access across the ...

Thimphu Bhutan

Day 3

Day 3: Thimphu To Punakha Via Dochula Pass

After permit (Permit is not issued on Saturdays, Sundays & Govt holidays) drive (70 kms / 2.30 hrs) to Punakha/Wangdue, with a stop en route for tea at Dochu La Pass (3,100 meters), where on a clear day you can get spectacular views of the Himalayas. En route you can visit Mehsina Village & Chime Lhakhang. Visit Punakha Dzong & Sangchen Dorji Lhendrup Nunnery in Punakha. Overnight in Punakha/Wangdue.

Things to see and do

Dochula pass

Dochula Pass is located about 30 km away from the capital of Bhutan, Thimphu. The 108 chortens were built by Queen Mother to honor the Bhutanese soldiers who were killed when ...

Dochula, Bhutan , Thimphu

Chimi Lhakhang

Chimi L'hakhang Temple is a religious place, where people comes to worship there Lord Budda and to seek guidence.

Punakha, Bhutan
Phone: Not Available

Punakha Dzong

The Punakha Dzong, also known as Pungtang Dechen Photrang Dzong, is the administrative centre of Punakha District in Punakha, Bhutan. Constructed by Ngawang Namgyal, 1st ...

Punakha, Punakha, Bhutan

Travel from Thimphu to Punakha

Drive

1hrs 6min

Day 4

Day Excursion To Phobjikha Valley

After breakfast excursion to Gangtey & Phobjikha- [alt. 3000m] : The valley of Gangtey is one of the most beautiful spots in Bhutan. The surprise of finding such a wide, flat valley without any trees after the hard climb through dense forests is augmented by an impression of vast space. On the valley floor lays the village of Phobjikha which is famous for Black Necked Cranes. The cranes migrate here from Central Asiatic plateau to escape its harsh winters. Return at Punakha/Wangdue. Overnight stay at Punakha/Wangdue.

Things to see and do

Gangtey

Gangtey Gompa / Phobjikha (9,845ft) In the mountains east of Wangduephodrang lies the beautiful Phobjikha valley, on the slopes of which is situated the great monastery of ...

Wangdue Phodrang, Bhutan , Thimphu

Day 5

Day 5: Punakha To Paro

Morning transfer (160 kms / 4 hrs) to Paro. Check in at the hotel. Overnight in Paro.

Travel from Punakha to Paro

Drive

1hrs 40min

Day 6

Day 6: Excursion To Haa Valley Via Chelela Pass

Early morning drive to Haa via Chele-la pass. After driving through blue pine & rhododendron forest for 45 km, reach Chele-la pass (4200 meters). From this point one can have a superb views of Mount-Chomolhari & Jichu Drakey. This is a very good place to walk around for few minutes enjoying the view. Drive on to Haa, descending all the way for another 22 km (Approx 01 hr drive)), finally reaching Haa. Explore the sightseeing at Haa. Later in the afternoon drive to Paro same way back. Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

Things to see and do

Chele La Pass

A 2-hour drive from Paro takes you to one of the highest vantage points, Chele La Pass. In winters, you will encounter frozen rivers, waterfalls, alpine flowers and snow on ...

Day 7

Day 7: Paro Sightseeing Tour

After breakfast, visit Ta Dzong (National Museum) and then walk down the trail to visit Rinpung Dzong which has a long and fascinating history. Afternoon visit Drukgyel Dzong, the ruined fortress from where Bhutanese repelled several invasion by Tibetan armies. Later visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the Kingdom. Return at hotel. Overnight stay at Paro.

Things to see and do

National Museum of Bhutan

National Museum of Bhutan is a cultural museum in the town of Paro in western Bhutan. Established in 1968, in the renovated ancient Ta-dzong building, above Rinpung Dzong ...

P.O. Box No. 1227, Paro, Bhutan
Phone: + 975 8 271511

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Rinpung Dzong

Rinpung Dzong is a large Drukpa Kagyu Buddhist monastery and fortress in Paro District in Bhutan. It houses the district Monastic Body and government administrative offices of...

Rinpung Dzong, Paro, Bhutan
Phone: +975 2 323 251

Drukgyel Dzong

Drukgyal Dzong was a fortress and Buddhist monastery, now in ruins, located in the upper part of the Paro District, Bhutan. The dzong was probably built by Tenzin Drukdra in ...

Paro, Bhutan

Paro Dzong

Rinpung Dzong is a large Drukpa Kagyu Buddhist monastery and fortress in Paro District in Bhutan. It houses the district Monastic Body and government administrative offices of...

Kyichu Lhakhang

Kichu Lhakang is one of the 108 monasteries that were miraculously constructed by King Songten Gampo in one night. It is located just off the road running between Paro bazaar ...

Paro, Bhutan
Phone: Not Available

Day 8

Day 8: Paro Sightseeing

After early morning breakfast hike to Taktsang or ‘’Tiger’s Nest’’ Monastery. It takes approx 3 hrs hike one way. Return at hotel by afternoon. Evening is free. Overnight in Paro.

Things to see and do

Taktsang Monastery

Taktsang Monastery, (Tiger's Nest). Precariously perched on the edge of a 1,200 meter cliff, this monastery creates an impressive sight, and is the unofficial symbol of Bhutan...

Day 9

Day 9: Departure From Paro

After breakfast drop to Paro airport.

Hotels Included

Hotel Tandin (3 star)

Norzin Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan, Thimphu

Hotel View point - Punakha

Lobesa, Punakha bhutan, Punakha

Hotel Lhaki Yangchak

Paro Dzongkhag Bhutan. Paro, Paro

Terms

  • The package once booked is refundable and cancellable.
  • Flight cancellation will be as per airline cancellation policy.
  • Hotel cancellation will be Free before 15 days of check-in.
  • Cancellations or changes made 48 hours before arrival are subject to 1 night room charge and tax penalty.
  • Price shown includes all taxes and fees.

Additional Information

  • Check-in at hotel starts from 14:00 hrs.
  • Check-out time is until 12:00 hrs.
  • Early check-in or late check-out is subject to availability and may be chargeable by the hotel.
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  • You will receive all travel vouchers required for your flights and accommodation shortly afterwards.