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Overview

Trip Starting From: Paro

Trip Location: Thimphu

About the Activity:

  • Invoke in this exciting trekking expedition in Bhutan and explore the truly stunning and beautiful escapade that will lend you with peace and serenity.
  • Start your tour after getting picked up from the airport in a private vehicle and transfer to Thimphu.
  • The mainstay of the Buddhist monks, it carries within itself a strong feeling of divinity and peace.
  • Embark on a sightseeing expedition to this country that encompasses all its major landmarks such as Punakha Dzong, Tiger's Nest monastery, Bumthang and Gangtey.
  • Over 9 days you will surely be mesmerized by the peace and beauty.
  • Get dropped at the airport and head back home with lots of memories.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    Arrival at Paro international airport and drive to Thimphu

    Drive to Kyichu Lkahang, one of the oldest temples in Bhutan

    Visit Rinpung Dzong and Ta Dzong- the national museum of Bhutan.

    Overnight Hotel in Thimphu.

  • Day 2 -

    Visit to National Memorial Chorten and Changangkha Lhakhang

    Today you will be visiting the National Memorial Chorten,Changangkha Lhakhang and Zorig Chusum, the painting school of Bhutan and the folk heritage museum.

    Visit the Folk Heritage Museum,Tashichhoe Dzong and marvel at the sights of its amazing structures.

    Overnight hotel in Thimphu.

  • Day 3 -

    Drive from Thimphu to Punakaha

    Start your day with an early breakfast ad drive to Punakha.

    Visit to Chimi Lhakhang in the village of Lobesa, the auspicious fertility temple built by the famous divine madman

    Visit Punakha Dzong and Visit Punakha Dzong, strategically built between the two rivers, the Phochu (Male River) and the Mochu (Female River.

    Overnight stay at Punakha.

  • Day 4 -

    Drive from Punkaha to Bumthang

    After breakfast, depart to Bumthang via the Pele La Pass. You will cross the villages of Rukubji and En route to Trongsa is the Chendebji Chorten, patterned after Kathmandu’s Swayambhunath Stupa, with eyes painted at the four cardinal points. It was built in the 18th century by Lama Zhida, to cover the remains of an evil spirit that was subdued at this spot.

    Legend has it that the evil spirit manifested as a gigantic snake.On arrival to Trongsa, visit the Trongsa dzong.It was built in 1648, it was the seat of power over central and eastern Bhutan.

    Both the first and second kings of Bhutan ruled the country from this ancient seat. All kings are appointed as Trongsa Penlop (“governor”) prior to ascending the throne.

    Overnight Bumthang.

  • Day 5 -

    Sightseeing in Bumthang- ofeten called the mini Switzerland of India

    After breakfast visit Kurje Lhakhang. It is located further along the valley, Kurje Lhakhang is comprised of three temples.

    Visit Jampay Lhakhang. This monastery was built in the 7th century by the Tibetan king, Songtsen Gampo. It is one of 108 monasteries he built to subdue evil spirits in the Himalayan region. Its present architectural appearance dates from the early 20th century.

    Visit Tamshing Lakhang.It is located across the river from Kurje Lhakhang; this temple was founded in 1501 by Terton Pema Lingpa, a re-incarnation of Guru Padmasambhava. There are very old religious paintings around the inner walls of the temple, which was restored at the end of the 19th century.

    Overnight: Hotel in Bumthang

  • Day 6 -

    Drive from Bumthang to Gangtey

    Visit Yathra Weaving Centre

    As you reach Gangtey, visit the Gangtey Gompa

    Visit Black-Necked Information Center which has informative displays about the cranes and the valley sceneries.

    Overnight stay at Gangtey.

  • Day 7 -

    Drive from Gangtey to Paro

    VIsit Semtokha Dzong, built by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel in 1629

    Visit the Dungtse Lhakhang that is conceived as a ‘mandala’ with the different floors corresponding to different levels of initiation.

    Overnight Hotel in Paro.

  • Day 8 -

    Sightseeing in Paro

    Hike to Tiger's Nest Monastery and Drugyel DZong.

    Visit Drugyel Dzong. Drugyel Dzong was built in 1646 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal to commemorate his victory over the Tibetans in 1644.Drukgyel means “the fortress of the victorious Drukpas”. The Dzong, with a delightful village nestling at its foot and Mount Jumolhari (Alt 24,000 feet) appearing as a backdrop on a fine weather is an awe-inspiring sight.

    Overnight Hotel in Paro

  • Day 9 -

    Departure from Bhutan towards the end of the tour.

    Today you will be transferred to the airport.

    Depart for home.

    End of tour.

Stay

    7
  • Hotels and camps on sharing basis

Meal

    7
  • 9 Breakfast
  • 7
  • 8 Lunch
  • 7
  • 8 Dinner
  • 7
  • Veg and Non Veg

Activity

    7
  • Sightseeing

Other Inclusions

    7
  • All Camping equipments and haulage for trekking tours
  • 7
  • All entry fees as per the sightseeing
  • 7
  • Arrangements of all permits in Bhutan

Transport

    7
  • Private Vehicle
  • 7
  • Pick up from the airport in a vehicle.

Things To Carry

    7
  • Comfortable Footwear
  • 7
  • Rucksack
  • 7
  • Warm clothing

Tour Type

    7
  • This activity can be availed as a private or group tour

Cancellation Policy

    7
  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • 7
  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • 7
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.

Refund Policy

    7
  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 15 business days

Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
  • 7
  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
  • 7
  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.

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