Taste of Bhutan
Explore the valleys of Thimphu, Punakha and Paro with a private guide, taking in the ancient monasteries and majestic mountains of this Himalayan kingdom. Visit the National Library which houses an extensive selection of Buddhist literature dating back hundreds of years; see the beautiful medieval monastery, Trashichhodzong; drive up up Dochula Pass and visit the 17th Century Punakha Dzong; view the ruins of the Drukgyel Dzong and journey by foot to Taktsang Monastery.
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Day 1: Arrive Paro – Thimphu
On arrival into Paro, you will be met and transferred by road two hours to Thimphu.
Day 2: Thimphu
Start with a morning visit to the National Library, housing an extensive selection of Buddhist literature, some dating back several hundred years. Continue to a painting school, the National Memorial Chorten and the folk Heritage and National Textile Museum. This evening see the beautiful medieval Trashichhodzong monastery
Day 3: Thimphu – Punakha
Drive up to Dochula Pass, stopping briefly to take in the views. Afterwards visit the 17th century fortress Punakha Dzong before continuing on to Wangdue Phodrang local market.
Day 4. Punakha – Paro
En route to Paro stop by Simtokha Dzong, built in 1627. In Paro visit Ta Dzong.
Day 5: Paro
Drive up the valley to view the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong and then proceed for the five hour roundtrip journey by foot to Taktsang Monastery.
Day 6: Depart Paro
Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|Departs daily from Paro:||From $2,833.00||Price on Application|
|Meals:||5 Breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners|
|Transport:||Airport Transfers & Travel in a air-conditioned vehicle|
|Accommodation:||5 nights accommodation|
|Guide:||Local English Speaking Guide|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.