04 Nights 05 Days Bhutan Tour

04 Nights 05 Days
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Choosing 04 Nights 05 Days Bhutan tour, you will be exploring Bhutanese Highlights and Places to See in Paro and Thimpu. During your visit to Paro, you will visit Rinpung Dzong, Kichu Lhakang, National Museum, and the hike to explore the stunning Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang Monastery). And on your visit to Thimphu, you will be touring some of its major highlights including Memorial Chorten, Nunnery Temple, Bhutanese traditional painting school and the massive Thimphu Dzong (Fortress). You will be familiar with Bhutan’s landscape and rich culture on this 04 Nights 05 Days Bhutan Tour Package.

This Bhutan 5 Day Tour is the best itinerary to explore enchanting Thimphu, Paro, and Punakha. You will enjoy the stunning views of the Himalayas from Dochu La Pass (3100 m) while driving to Punakha. Dochu La Pass is one of the beautiful mountain passes in Bhutan, which is approx. 20 KM from Thimphu city. You will observe the 108 memorial Stupas also called “Druk Wangyal Chortens”. You will visit ancient temples and learn about the Buddhist religion and traditions. Before your Bhutan 5 Day Tour itinerary concludes, you will Hike Up the stunning holy Tiger’s Nest; also called Taktshang Monastery and enjoy the warm hospitality of lovely Bhutanese people.

HimalayanWindows Puts all of its efforts in making your 04 Nights 05 Days Bhutan Tour as smooth as possible by keeping all the possible attractions in the itinerary.


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Trip Facts

  • Trip Start from: Paro
  • Trip Ends in: Paro
  • Activities: Hiking
  • Max. Elevation: 3120 m

Trip Itineraries

  • Day 01: Arrival in Paro & Transfer to Thimphu (1.5 hours drive)

    Flying to Paro is one of the most spectacular of all mountain flights. Whether flying along the Himalayan range from Kathmandu or over the foothills, each flight is a mesmerizing feat and offers exciting descent into the Kingdom. On arrival at the airport received by our representative and transfer to Thimphu, the modern capital town of Bhutan.

    Depending your arrival time in Thimphu, we will try to cover the sightseeing as much as we can before the sun sets. Stroll around the Thimphu city in the evening.

    Overnight at the hotel in Thimphu.

  • Day 02: Drive Thimphu to Punakha | Distance: 75 Km | Duration: 3 - 4 Hours

    After breakfast proceed on to visit Thimphu valley

    Visit Trashichhoedzong (Thimpu Dzong), the beautiful medieval fortress/monastery which houses most of the Government’s office and King’s Throne room It is also the summer residence of Je Khenpo, the Chief Abbot. Then visit National Library which has vast collection of ancient Buddhist texts and manuscripts. After that drive to Arts & Crafts School, famous for traditional thangkha paintings. Here you will see, students at work producing intricate design on cloth. Later visit Textile and Folk Heritage Museums, a fascinating testimony of the Bhutanese material culture and living traditions. After lunch visit Handicrafts Emporium which displays wide assortment of beautifully hand-woven and crafted products. Then drive to Memorial Chorten, the Stupa built in the memory of Bhutan’s Third King who is popularly regarded as Father of modern Bhutan. The paintings and statues inside this monument provide a deep insight into Buddhist philosophy. Late afternoon drive to Punakha across Dochula pass (3100 m ).

    Overnight at the hotel in Punakha.

  • Day 03 : Drive Punakha to Wangduephodrang / Paro | Distance: 150 Km | Duration: 5 Hours

    After breakfast visit Punakha Dzong, Built tactically at the junction of Pho Chhu and Mo Chhu rivers in 1637 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal to serve as the religious and administrative center of the region, Punakha Dzong has played an important role in Bhutan’s history. Damaged by four catastrophic fires and an earthquake, the Dzong has now been fully restored. Then drive to Wangdiphodrang visiting Dzong and local market. The district of Wangdiphodrang is also famous for its bamboo products, slate and stone carvings. After lunch drive to Paro with a short stop at Dochula pass. En route visit Simtokha Dzong, the oldest fortress of the Kingdom built in 1627, it now houses the School for Buddhist studies.

    Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

  • Day 04: In Paro, Hike Tiger's nest (3,120m) | Duration: 5 hours approx. (back and forth)

    After breakfast take an excursion to Taktsang Monastery, the most famous of Bhutanese monasteries. It is said that Guru Rinpoche arrived here on the back of a tigress and meditated at this monastery hence it is called “Tiger’s Nest”. The excursion to monastery takes about 5 hours for round trip. Afternoon visit Ta Dzong, the National Museum of the Kingdom. Originally built as Watch Tower since 1967 it is acting as the National Museum of the country and holding fascinating collection of art, artifacts, thangkha paintings and Bhutan’s exquisite postage stamps. Then walk down the trail to visit Rinpung Dzong which has a long and fascinating history.

    Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

  • Day 05: Paro - Depart 

    After breakfast drive to the airport for flight to onward destination.

includes

  • Private transportation
  • All necessary travel permits
  • English speaking local guide
  • Accommodation on twin room basis
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Meal plan: Full Board Basis

excludes

  • Insurance of any kind
  • Single Supplement
  • Additional cost due to natural calamity and unforeseen circumstance
  • Personal expenses such as drink, guide tips & etc

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