Culture and tradition of Bhutan

Duration:15 Days/14 Nights

Destinations Covered:Paro * Thimphu * Punakha * Wangdue Phodrang * Gangtey * Trongsa * Bumthang * Mongar * Trashigang * Samdrup Jongkhar

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Itinerary

Day 01 :Arrival Paro

Upon arrival at Paro airport you will met by our representative and later transfer to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02 :Paro

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Visit Ta Dzong or National Museum, Paro Dzong (Rinpung Dzong), Drukgyel Dzong or the Fort of Drukpa victory, traditional Bhutanese Farm House, Kyichu Lhakhang. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 03 :Paro - Thimphu (55 km, 1 hr 30 mins)

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Drive from Paro to Thimphu. Enroute visit Chuzom. Upon arrival check in the hotel. Later visit famous places which include Simtokha Dzong, King's Memorial Chhorten, Trashichhodzong and Handicrafts Emporium, Textile and Folk Heritage Museum .Overnight at the hotel.

Day 04 :Thimphu

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for sightseeing in Thimphu valley which includes National Library, Arts & Crafts School or Painting School, Textile and Folk Heritage Museum, Memorial Chorten, Trashichhodzong, Handicrafts Emporium; it displays wide assortment of beautifully hand-woven and crafted products. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 05 :Thimphu - Punakha (75 km / 2- 3 hrs)

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for sightseeing tour of Thimphu which includes National Library, Painting School and Traditional Medicine Institute. Later drive to Punakha. Enroute visit to Dochula pass. During evening visit Punakha Dzong and Khamsm Yulley Namgyal Chhorten. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 06 :Punakha - Wangduephodrang -Gangtey (Phobjikha) (70 km / 2- 3 hrs)

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Drive from Punakha to Gangtey via Wangduephodrang. Witness majestic Wangdue Dzong. Upon arrival check in the hotel. Later visit Gangtey Gompa. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 07 :Gangtey (Phobjikha) - Trongsa (128 kms /3-4 hrs)

Post breakfast explore the beautiful and famous valley of Phobjikha. Later drive Trongsa. Evening at leisure for exploring the Trongsa market. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 08:Tongsa - Bumthang (Jakar) (68 kms / 2 hrs)

Post breakfast visit the masterpiece of Trongsa Dzong and amazing watch Tower of Ta Dzong. Later drive to Bumthang. Upon arrival check in the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 09 :Bumthang

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to visit the famous destinations of Bumthang which includes Tamshing Lhakhang, Jakar Dzong, Kurje Lhakhang, Jambay Lhakhang. Evening at leisure for exploring the local shops. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 :Bumthang - Mongar (198 kms/ 4-5 hrs)

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Drive from Bumthang to Mongar. Enroute visit to Ura village in Bumthang before climbing to the Thrumshingla pass. Visit Sengor while witnessing waterfalls. Upon arrival check in the hotel. Later visit Mongar Dzong. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 11 :Mongar - Trashigang (96 km/ 2-3 hrs)

Post breakfast drive from Mongar to Trashigang. Enroute visit to Kori la pass. Enjoy the zigzags of Yadi. Upon arrival check in the hotel. Later visit famous tourist attraction which includes Gom Kora and Trashigang Dzong. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 12 :Trashigang (excursion to Trashiyangtse)

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Later visit Doksum village, Trashiyangtse Dzong. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 13 :Trashigang - Samdrup Jongkhar (180 km, 3-4 hrs)

Post breakfast drive from Trashigang to Samdrup Jongkhar. Enroute visit to Sherubtse College, Zangtho, Khaling. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 :Delhi sightseeing

After buffet breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Old & New Delhi which includes visit to Laxmi Narayan temple , followed by visit to Jama Masjid followed by Rickshaw ride in the Old City . Later visit New Delhi which includes visit to India Gate, Presidents House followed by Visit to Humayuns Tomb & Qutab Minar. Evening in time transfer to the airport for onward journey.

Day 15 :Depart Samdrup Jongkhar

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. In time transfer to the Bhutan Border for further transfer to onward journey.

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