Tucked away in the cradle of the Himalayas Bhutan is often called the Land of the Thunder Dragon. Alsoknown for introducing the concept of Gross National Happiness or GNH to the world, Bhutan has become the must visit destination for all.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrival At Paro And Transfer To Thimpu
Welcome to Paro. The last 15 minutes or so is amazing with snow covered peaks jutting majestically out
of the clouds and then mountains either side as Druk Air zooms down the valley getting lower and lower
and closer to the airport. On the view are settlements on the ground, the bare paddy fields, the
meandering tracks, the river and streams, the trees and finally the town of Paro and the International
Airport. Located at an elevation of approximately 2200 meter above sea level, this airport sometimes is called as
“straight out of the fairy tales”.
Day 02 :thimpu Sightseeing
After breakfast, sightseeing in Thimphu valley including visit to the following: the National
Library, housing an extensive collection of priceless Buddhist manuscripts; the Institute for Zorig Chusum (commonly known as the Painting School) where students undergo a 6-year training course in Bhutan's
13 traditional arts and crafts. Later visit Textile and Folk Heritage Museum, a fascinating testimony of
the Bhutanese material culture and living traditions. Then, visit the government-run Handicrafts
Emporium and local crafts shops, to browse through example of Bhutan's fine traditional arts. Here you
can buy hand-woven textiles, thangkha paintings, masks, ceramics, slate and wood carvings, jewelry,