Super Deluxe Tour: Exploring More of Bhutan

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Place Cover: Thimphu, Punakha & Paro

Package Duration: 5 Nights 6 Days 

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44,500.00 BDT

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TBBD 0107

Day 1

 

Bhutan Airport  Hotel Thimphu

The flight into the Himalay as reveals scenic and breathtaking views of Himalayan Mountains. Landing in the Paro Valley, surrounded by 4000 meter high mountains stretching across the west of Bhutan, enables you to have a visible landing which is indispensable and makes your day an unforgettable one. Our Bhutanese representative will welcome you on arrival and drive to Thimphu (2350m) it takes 1.5hours through Paachuriver and Wangchu is arid and has mainly scrub as vegetation. The countryside from Chuzom to Thimphu is less forested than what you have been seeing so far and the valley are narrow except for two sections where it widens into gentle slopes, terraced rice field and lovely strand of conifer trees. Evening Tashichho Dzong– Means Fortress of Glorious Religion. Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel built it in 1641. It houses the secretariat building, the throne room and the office of the king, and the central monk body. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 2

 

Thimphu- Sightseeing - Stay at Thimphu

After an early breakfast, drive Dochula. The route takes you pass Simtokha Dzong but you turn left at the crossroads and as you ascend there is a good overview of the Dzong. Halt at Dochula Pass (3080) for a hot cup of tea coffee and on a clear day, the most spectacular view of the Eastern Himalayas can be viewed. Later drive back to Thimphu, stroll around Thimphu city. Overnight at Thimphu.

Day 3

 

Thimphu to Punakha Transfer - On the Way Sightseeing - Stay at Punakha

 

After an early breakfast, drive towards Punakha and Wangdi. On the way, halt at Dochula for a hot cup of tea coffee and on a clear day, the most spectacular view of the Eastern Himalayan mountain ranges. Hotel arrangements at Punakha or Wangdi. Visit the Punakha Dzong, the former winter capital and present administrative scat of the district. It is also the winter residence of the central monastic body. The Dzong (fortress) lies between two rivers, the Pochu and Mochu, uncaring male and female rivers. It was built in 1637 AD. Visit Wangdiphodrang Dzong, perched on a promontory 13 km away from Punakha. The Dzong was built in 1638 A.D. Halt at Punakha or Wangdue.

Day 4

 

Punakha to Paro Transfer - On The Way Sightseeing - Stay at Paro

After breakfast visit Punakha Dzong, the dzong straddle the confluence of two rivers and resembles a giant battleship. Its full name is “PunthangDechenphodrang” or Palace of Great happiness”. And short hike, Chimi Lhakhang, it take around 20-30mins walks from the road head, through cultivated fields and up a gentle slope. This Temple was built by lam Drukpa Kuenley (The Divine Madman) in 1499. Evening drive to Paro.   Overnight at Paro.

Day 5

 

Paro Sightseeing- Stay at Paro

 

After an early breakfast, Enjoy the drive and the scenic vistas from Chelela Pass, among the highest motor able roads in Bhutan. Chele la (pass), at an elevation 3,988 meters is considered to be one of the highest motor able passes in Bhutan. About an hour’s drive from Zhiwa Ling it passes through lush valleys, pine and rhododendron forest. The pass provides stunning views of the sacred mountain Jomolhari and Jichu Drake. Chele la is marked by hundreds of prayer flags fluttering in the wind. While taking a walk above the pass and one might come across signs of ‘sky burials’. Come back to Paro Hotel.

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Hike to the famous Taktsang Monastery (Tiger`s nest): This is Bhutan`s most recognizable cultural icon perched 800m/2640ft up a seemingly sheer cliff. Although it was tragically and mysteriously consumed by fire in April 1998 it has now been restored to its former glory and Rimpung Dzong. Overnight stay at Paro Hotel.

This is Bhutan`s most recognizable cultural icon perched 800m/2640ft up a seemingly sheer cliff. Although it was tragically and mysteriously consumed by fire in April 1998 it has now been restored to its former glory and Rimpung Dzong. Rimpung Dzong means fortress in the heap of jewels. Zhabdrung, who till today is deeply revered by the Bhutanese people as a dynamical political and spiritual leader, built it in 1644. Especially from the other side of the river very nice pictures can be taken of the majestic Paro Dzong with Ta Dzong at the background. Evening walk around Paro. Overnight stay at Paro Hotel.

Day 6

 

 

Paro - Departure Transfer to Dhaka

 

Your driver will pick you up in plenty of time to drop you at the airport for your flight. We recommend you depart for the airport four hours before an international flight and three hours prior to a domestic one.

Inclusions:

 

  •   2 Night accommodation at Thimphu with Breakfast.
  •   2 Night's accommodation at Paro with Breakfast.
  •   1 Night accommodation at Punakha with Breakfast.
  •   Meal - Breakfast.
  •   Land Transportation by air conditioned Car during the entire trip.
  •   Sightseeing in all mentioned place at itinerary.
  •   Services of local English speaking tour guide during the sightseeing.
  •   All applicable taxes and service charges.

 

Exclusions:

 

  •   Tips
  •   Excess baggage charges
  •   Drinks
  •   Cigarettes
  •   Laundry
  •   Telephone calls and any personal expenses
  •   Anything which is not mention in the inclusion

 

Flight Schedule:

 

Operated By Druk Air 

  • PROPERTY TYPE Hotel
  • Hotel Rating 5+
  • Check In 2.00 PM
  • Check Out 12.00 PM
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Laundry Service No
  • Free WiFi Yes
  • Smoking Area Yes
  • Restaurant No
  • Dry Cleaning No
  • Description Migmar or Similar in Thimpu Base Camp or Similar in Paro

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Super Deluxe Tour: Exploring More of Bhutan