Package Type : privatetour
Package theme : sightseeing
Package duration : 5 days
Package Description : Bhutan Package 4 Nights / 5 Days
Destination Places : Paro ↣ Thimpu ↣ Punakha
Price : 12000 Per Person
Package tax : Tax Extra
Meal plan : Room, Breakfast provided
Arrival city : Arrival At Paro Airport – Thimphu
On arrival at Paro Airport and after completing your Visa / Permit formalities you will be received by our Bhutan representative who will assist you in boarding your vehicle for transfer to Thimphu (2320Mts / 7656Fts, 65 Kms / 01½ to 02 Hrs), Thimphu is the capital town of Bhutan and the centre of government, religion and commerce, Thimphu is a unique city with unusual mixture of modern development alongside ancient traditions. Although not what one expects from a capital city, Thimphu is still a fitting and lively place. Home to civil servants, expatriates and monk body, Thimphu maintains a strong national character in its architectural style. On arrival in Thimphu, Check in to the hotel. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel (Mandatory while travelling to Bhutan for Indian Passport Holder: A) Personal presence. B) 04 Recent Color Photograph (as a stand by precaution for all travelers including child). C) Original Indian Passport OR Election Identity card ONLY for all passengers traveling to Bhutan. D) For minor - School / College identity card along with original Birth Certificate. They must be accompanied by their parents with Election ID card / Valid Indian Passport. (Bona-fide letter from School or College are not valid documents for Bhutan Entry for minors. E) Indian national if flying to/from Bhutan, to/from to any second country require six month valid passport only.
After breakfasts go for Thimphu sightseeing covering – Memorial Chorten - The Chorten was built in 1974 to honor the 3rd King of Bhutan, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck (1928–1972), is a prominent landmark in the city with its Golden Spires and Bells. In 2008, it underwent extensive renovation. It is popularly known as "the most visible religious landmark in Bhutan". Tashichho Dzong (All tourists visiting Dzongs and temples must be dressed appropriately. No half pant, sleeve less shirts, floaters, etc are allowed) – Also known as "Fortress of the Glorious Religion", Trachichho Dzong, Thimphu was initially built in 1641 and later rebuilt in its present form by King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk in 1965. The Dzong houses, Main Secretariat Building which houses the Throne room of His Majesty, the King of Bhutan.
After breakfast, transfer to Paro (2200Mts / 7656Fts, 65 Kms / 01½ to 02 Hrs) Enroute stop at Tachog Lhakhang Dzong which is located on the way to Paro valley, and one must actually cross one of Drupthob Thangtong Gyalpo bridges to get to the Dzong. Drupthob Thangtong Gyalpo was the man who built the iron chain bridges in Bhutan in the late 1300s, and is said to have built 108 of these bridges around Tibet and Bhutan. Many of them are still in use today, showing how strong and durable the bridges are. The Dzong itself is private, but can still be entered by tourists if permission is given.