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Shine Of Bhutan Tour

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Shine Of Bhutan Tour

  21000 per person
  11 days tour
  HT Team
Day wise Itinerary
Day 1: Paro

Upon arrival at Paro airport, you will meet with Monks and Monkeys Representative and handover some important document - you. Flight - Paro has spectacular views of the Everest, Kanchen Junga and other Himalayan peaks, including the sacred Chomolhari and Jichu Drakey in Bhutan are awesome. On arrival at Paro and transfer - Thimphu by car/bus. One can wander on your own - stroll Thimphu streets or relax in your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu



Day 2: Thimphu Sightseeing

Morning breakfast at hotel and visit the weekend market (Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday), Handmade paper Mill, School of Arts and crafts where students learn 13 different arts used predominantly in Bhutan, Lunch in town. Drive pass by Memorial Chorten (temple) built in memory of the late 3rd King. Visit Changangkha Lhakhang, the oldest temple in the valley, Enclosure where national animal, Takin are kept and Zilukha Nunnery. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu



Day 3: Thimphu - Punakha (2 hrs)

Breakfast at hotel and drive through Dochula pass, the second highest road pass in your trip at 3010m. When the weather permits one can enjoy a spectacular view of the highest mountains of Bhutan at a sight that stretches almost 180 degrees. After a short tea break continue - sub tropical Punakha. Afternoon visit the Souvenir Making Center and the Punakha Dzong (fortress) which houses the most elaborated temple in the country. Overnight stay at hotel in Punakha.



Day 4: Punakha - Trongsa (4 hrs)

Morning breakfast at hotel and check out of the hotel and visit Chimi Lhakhang on foot, the temple of fertility associated with religious art of phallus. En route, stop in Wangdi. Stroll in Wangdi town and view the Wangdi Dzong (Fortress) which happens - be the only fortress with the original roof. Continue - Trongsa over Pelela Pass at 3300m which forms the part of Black Mountain Range that divides the country into east and west. Evening relax at your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Trongsa.



Day 5: Trongsa - Jakar (3 hrs)

After breakfast at hotel and morning visit Trongsa town and visit the majestic Trongsa Dzong (Fortress), the home of the royals and the watch tower which houses a museum now. Drive pass by the second highest road pass in your trip at 3425m (Yotong La). En route stop over the weaving place, beside the road where Yatha (wool weaving) is done which the Valley of Bumthang is famous for, rest of the time relax at your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Jakar



Day 6: Jakar sightseeing

Breakfast at hotel and make an excursion drive - the village of Ura. En-route visit the burning lake. The drive will pass over the Shertang La pass at 3573m. On clear weather Bhutans highest mountain Gangkar Puensum (7540m) can be seen dominating the northern valley. Visit the Ura village and return. Overnight stay at hotel in Jakar



Day 7: Jakar sightseeing

Breakfast at hotel and visit Jampay Lakhang, the one of the first 2 Buddhist temples built in the country. This is the home of the naked dance that is still performing annually. Visit Kurjey Temple, the site where royals are cremated, one can either walk cross the suspension bridge and visit the village of Parar and Tamshing or drive there. End your day with a walk passing by the Swiss farm. Evening stroll in Jakar town and try some local pancake and noodles. Overnight stay at hotel in Jakar





Day 8: Jakar - Phobjikha (6 hrs)

Breakfast at hotel later then retrace and enjoy the drive back - the valley of Black-necked crane. Black-necked crane is one of the rare specials of the birds in the world, which migrates from Tibetan plateau - Bhutan in winters. On arrival at Gangtey visit Gangtey Gompa, the largest and the only monastery of the Nyingmapa sect in western Bhutan. Evening relax in your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Jakar.



Day 9: Phobjikha - Paro (5 hrs)

Morning breakfast at hotel and check out from the hotel, take an easy valley hike - the Gompa which take about 2 hrs and called Phobjikha Natural Trail, further drive back - Paro. If time permits, in Paro visit the National Museum, the first of its kind which has a collection from natural history - religious paintings. Visit 17 century Paro Dzong (Fortress) on foot and continue walking through the oldest wooden bridge still in use. Evening stroll old Paro town and peep into some local handicrafts stores. One can also venture - try local restaurant for dinner. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro.



Day 10: Paro sightseeing

Breakfast at hotel and morning hike - Tigers Nest, the most revered temple in the country that literally hangs on a granite cliff overlooking the Paro Valley. Taktsang or the tigers nest temple is the most revered temple - the Buddhist. This magical temple clings - a vertical granite cliff 800m above the valley. Legend has it that in the 8th century, Guru Rimpochey, a tantric master flew here on the back of a tigress and meditated in a cave around which the temple is built. Afternoon on your way back, visit Kichu Lhakhang, one from the 2 oldest Buddhist temples in the country, historic Drukgyal Dzong (Fortress) and Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro



Day 11: Departure

Morning breakfast at hotel and check out. Later proceed - Paro airport - board your flight - your onward journey.
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