Today, 06:45 AM
Powered by TourTravelWorld
There's a Place On Earth that Even the Most Seasoned Travellers Consider a Privilege to Visit. this is Druk Yul, Bhutan, the Land of Thunder Dragon. Tucked Away from the Modern World, Perched High On the Mighty Himalayan Range, the Kingdom of Bhutan Has Defied Globalization and Chosen to Remain a Hidden Paradise. Bhutan Has Been Declared as a Global Hotspot for Its Pristine Environment and Rich Biodiversity. At Bhutan You Can Connect Yourself with a Hidden Himalayan Culture. Be Inspired By the Bhutanese People, Buddhism and the Poetry of the Landscape. Where Happiness is the Main Goal in Life. Even the Mandate of the Modern Bhutanese State is Gross National Happiness. Bhutan is also Known as An Abode of Gods. Bhutan is the Last Bastion of Vajrayana Buddhism. the Sacred Monasteries that Sit Precariously On Sheer Cliffs, the Fluttering Prayer Flags that Line the High Ridges, the Red Robed Monks Who Chant Through the Day and Night Give this Kingdom An Aura that Comes from Another TimeLunch, Dinner and Personal Expenses such as Laundry, Telephone Calls, Tips, Etc., air / Train Ticket. entry Tickets, Camera / Video Camera Fee. local or Accompanying Guide Charges any Items other Than Mentioned in Cost Includes.
Day 1 : NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Phuentsholing
(Distance: 170 kms. / Driving Time: 5 hrs. / Altitude of Phuentsholing: 293 mts.) Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport and transfer to Phuentsholing - The Gateway of Bhutan by Road from India. It is a thriving commercial center on the northern edge of the Indian Plains. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight stay at Phuentsholing.
Day 2 : Phuentsholing – Thimphu
(Distance: 176 kms. / Driving Time: 6 hrs. / Altitude of Thimphu: 2350 mts.) After breakfast complete the immigration formalities and transfer to Thimphu (7,710 ft.) the capital city of Bhutan. On arrival check in at the hotel. In the evening, visit the Tashichho Dzong (Fortress of the Glorious Religion). Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day 3 : Thimphu Sightseeing
After breakfast visit Kuensel Phodrang (Buddha Statue) a place for refreshing with a huge statue of Buddha on the top of the Kuensel Phodrang, National Memorial Chorten (Monument) Folk Heritage Museum. Afternoon visit Sangaygang View Point, Changangkha Monastery, Takin Preserve Centre, the national animal of Bhutan can be seen. Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day 4 : Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue Sightseeing
(Distance: 77 kms. / Driving Time: 3 hrs. / Altitude of Punakha: 1310 mts.) After breakfast drive to Punakha / Wangdue, On the way Stop at Dochu-La- Pass (3150 mts.). to view the higher Himalayas. Arrival at Punakha check in at hotel. After noon visit Punakha Dzong - built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. For many years until the time of the second king, it served as the seat of the Government. The Dzong was named Druk Pungthang Dechen Phodrang (Palace of Great Happiness). Punakha is still the winter residence of Je-Khenpo and King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck convened the first National Assembly here in 1952. After that take a short excursion trip to visit the Chhimi Lhakhang - The Temple, also known as “The Temple of Fertility” was built by Lama Drukpa Kuenley, “The Devine Mad Man”. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay will be at Punakha / Wangdue.
Day 5 : Excursion to Gangtey (Phobjikha)
After breakfast, start for full day excursion trip to Gangtey (9,840 ft.). Gangtey is the home of Black Necked Crane which migrates from the arid plains of Tibet in the north. It is a beautiful valley of Bhutan. You can also visit Gangtey Gompha. Evening return back. Overnight stay at Punakha / Wangdue.
Day 6 : Punakha/Wangdue – Paro Sightseeing
(Distance: 140 kms. / Driving Time: 5 hrs. / Altitude of Paro: 2280 mts.) After breakfast drive to Paro (7,483 ft.). On the way stop at Lamperi to visit Royal Botanical Park - The park contains a rich biodiversity of flora and fauna and features a huge species of plants. On arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Ta Dzong - National Museum with an excellent collection of arts, relics, religious thangkha, etc. Rinpung Dzong - Meaning fortress of the heap of jewels . The dzong now serves as the administrative and judicial seat of Paro. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 7 : Paro Sightseeing
After breakfast visit Drukgyel Dzong. Also visit famous Taktsang Monastery - called “Tiger's Nest” (2hrs hike from the base camp) & Kyichu Monastery. Overnight stay will be at Paro.
Day 8 : Paro – Phuentsholing
(Distance: 200 kms. / Driving Time: 7 hrs. / Altitude of Phuentsholing: 293 mts.) After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Phuentsholing. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight stay at Phuentsholing.
Day 9 : Phuentsholing – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport
(Distance: 170 kms. / Driving Time: 5 hrs. / Altitude of NJP/IXB: 89 mts.) After breakfast check out from the hotel and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.
Other Terms & Conditions :
We strongly recommend that you read the Terms & Conditions carefully before booking your holiday.
Skyway International Travels View Profile
0 / 5
About Skyway International Travels
Skyway International Travels0 /5
Today, 06:45 AM
Powered by TourTravelWorld