CULTURE EXPLORATION 6 DAYS 5 NIGHTS

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6-Day Itinerary

6 Days 5 Nights

DAY 1 Paro

  • Flight into Paro by Druk-Air
  • Delightful lunch in Paro valley.
  • Visit Ta Dzong, the watch tower of Paro Dzong which now houses the national museum.
  • Drive to the confluence of Paro – Thimphu river, you will see three forms of Stupas in different styles: Nepalese, Tibetan, and Bhutanese

DAY 2 Thimphu – Punakha

  • Begin our journey toward Punakha via Dochula. The Dochula Pass is at an altitude of 3,050 meters above sea-level.
  • Take a walk around the 108 memorial Chortens, one of the most beautiful passes facing toward eastern Himalayas.  
  • Visit Punakha Dzong, the administrative Centre of Punakha Dzongkha in Bhutan and winter capital for Thimphu monks. 

DAY 3 Punakha – Thimphu

  • Biggest sitting Buddha recently built named Kuenzang Phordang.
  • Memorial Stupa: The Memorial Stupa, “a chorten to represent the mind of the Buddha”.  
  • Changangkha Lhakhang: built in the 13th century 
  • Motithang Mini Zoo: where you can see Takin, the National Animal of Bhutan.
  • Visit nunnery (The women monk temple) for drawing and meditation.
  • Thirteen art and craft institute: popularly known as zorig chusum.

Day 4 Thimphu – Paro 

  • Visit Tashichhoedzong, a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of Thimphu in Bhutan.
  • Thumphu for lunch and depart via Tachhogang monastery

DAY 5 Paro Tiger’s Nest 

  • Hiking to Taktshang (the Tiger’s Nest) from Ramthankha and have a meditation.
  • Walk down hill en route Kyichu Lhakhang which was built in 7th century by King Gongtsen Gompo of Tibet

DAY 6 Farewell Bhutan 

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CULTURE EXPLORATION 11 DAYS 10 NIGHTS

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11-Day Itinerary

11 Days 10 Nights

DAY 1 Paro

  • Flight into Paro by Druk-Air.
  • Delightful lunch in Paro valley.
  • Visit Ta Dzong, the watch tower of Paro Dzong which now houses the national museum.
  • Way back to Thimphu via Tachhogang Monastery

 

DAY 2 Thimphu

Thimphu sightseeing

  • The biggest sitting Buddha recently built named Kuenzang Phordang
  • Changangkha Lhakhang: built in the 13th century
  • Motithang Mini Zoo: where you can see Takin, the National Animal of Bhutan
  • Take a walk around the 108 memorial Chortens, one of the most beautiful passes facing toward eastern Himalayas
  • Visit nunnery (The women monk temple) for drawing and meditation 
  • Thirteen art and craft institute: popularly known as zorig chusum
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