Bhutan Sightseeing tour
is a 3 nights and 4 days Bhutan tour package which will explore the most important cultural and tourist sites in Paro and Thimphu in Bhutan. Arrival in Paro which is a valley of town at the elevation of 2250mts, located to the west of Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. Paro is the only place where Bhutan has it's international airport and all the tourists who travel to Bhutan
has to go through Paro. Paro has many important cultural sites to visit including Taktsang monastery known as Tigers nest and Drukgyel Dzong which means the fortress of victory.
The Paro valley has kept its bucolic nature inspite of the airport and the existence of development projects. Fields, brown or green depending on the season, cover most of the valley floor, while hamlets and isolated farms dot the countryside. The houses of Paro valley are considered to be among the most beautiful in the country. Paro is believed to be one of the first valleys to have received the imprint of Buddhism.
Bhutan sightseeing tour
begins in Paro after your arrival in the Paro International airport and from Paro airport to Thimphu is around 50km distance and it takes you around one hour and 20 minutes drive to reach Thimphu at the elevation of around 2350mts above sea level and it is considered as one of the five highest capital cities in the world. During your Bhutan sightseeing tour, you will explore to Tango monastery which a very wellknown Buddhits College with almost thousand years history, visit the school for thirteen Traditional Arts and Crafts which is the traditional Medicine Center and Tashichho Dzong. Tashichho Dzong is a monastery and a fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimphu in Bhutan and it has been the seat of concecitive Kings of Bhutan and it presently houses the throne and office of the King in Bhutan and there are some other government offices in the Dzong as well.
Bhutan Sightseeing Tour
will finally explore the most popular sites of Tiger's nest or known as Taktshang monastery in Paro. This most importat Buddhist pilgrimage site in Bhutan is , about 800 meters above the Paro valley, built on a dizzying ledge of a gigantic granite cliff that hangs on a mountainside. You need to hike to the monaastery and will get a great view of Paro valley from the cliff where the monastery. After Bhutan's beautiful cultural tour sightseeing, you can also extend your tour to Tibet.
|Days||Trip Outline||Daily Activity||Accommodation||Guide & Driver||Meal|
|01||Arrival in Paro and transfer to Thimphu ( 2350m/50km )||Arrival in Paro airport-Tachhog Lhakang-Thimphu capital city-Memorial Chorten and Kuenselphodrang||Hotel||Local Bhutanese||LD|
|02||Sightseeing in Thimphu||Tango monastery-School for Thirteen Traditional Arts and Crafts-Bhutan post office-Trashichho Dzong||Hotel||Local Bhutanese||BLD|
|03||Thimphu to Paro ( 2250m/50km )||Thimphu-Paro-“Tiger’s Nest” or Taktshang monastery-Drugyal Dzong||Hotel||Local Bhutanese||BLD|
|04||Paro town to Paro airport ( 2250m/5km )||Paro valley-great view of the Himalayan mountain peaks including Everest in a distance|
- Accommodation as mentioned in the program on twin sharing room basis
- All necessary Bhutan travel permits
- Transportation by one good conditioned tourist vehcile
- Full board for entire tour
- All entry fees to the sites and monasteries during your Bhutan tour
- One good local English speaking guide
- Both International and domestic flight
- Bhutan visa fee
- All kinds of insurance such as personal insurance, evacuation and medical insurance
- Any extra cost in the event of landslides and personal nature expenses need to be paid by clients themselves