Glimpse of Bhutan Tour

Paro Dzong (4)

3 Nights and 4 Days Tour

Day 1
Arrive Paro - Thimphu

Fly into Paro by Drukair flight (Royal Bhutan Airline) or Bhutan Airlines . After immigration

and customs formalities, you will be greeted by your local guide from Avoya Bhutan

Adventures upon exiting the arrival hall.

On arrival at Thimphu,check into your hotel and after a refreshment visit the following:

Kuenselphodrang(commonly known as Buddha Point) where the largest Buddha Dhodenma

statue in the country is perched on the hillock overlooking the Thimphu Valley and you can also

enjoy 20-30 minutes nature hike through KuenselPhodrang Nature park and enjoy the

magnificent view of Thimphu Valley and mountain peaks.

The National Textile Museum is dedicated mainly to preserve and promote Bhutan’s living

arts of weaving. which is a good place to see the art of traditional weaving being kept alive and

preserved through exhibition and has a good collection of old textiles which are rich in colors

and designs. You will also see people weaving with intricate designs

Tashichhoe Dzong, (fortress of the glorious religion). It was built in 1641 by Zhabdrung

Ngawang Namgyel and was reconstructed into present structure by the late King, His majesty

Jigme Dorji Wangchuck in the year 1962-1969.It houses the secretariat building, the throne

room and the office of the king, and the central monk body.

Craft Bazaar –A one stop place to witness Bhutanese culture and Bhutan made arts and crafts

product. The Bazaar in its 80 stalls covers all aspects of the traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan.

At this Bazaar craftsmen and artisans from across the country display and sell their handicrafts.

And also visit other handicraft stores. 

Overnight at a hotel in Thimphu.

Day 2
Thimphu - Paro

Fly into Paro by Drukair flight (Royal Bhutan Airline) or Bhutan Airlines . After immigration

and customs formalities, you will be greeted by your local guide from Avoya Bhutan

Adventures upon exiting the arrival hall.

On arrival at Thimphu,check into your hotel and after a refreshment visit the following:

Kuenselphodrang(commonly known as Buddha Point) where the largest Buddha Dhodenma

statue in the country is perched on the hillock overlooking the Thimphu Valley and you can also

enjoy 20-30 minutes nature hike through KuenselPhodrang Nature park and enjoy the

magnificent view of Thimphu Valley and mountain peaks.

The National Textile Museum is dedicated mainly to preserve and promote Bhutan’s living

arts of weaving. which is a good place to see the art of traditional weaving being kept alive and

preserved through exhibition and has a good collection of old textiles which are rich in colors

and designs. You will also see people weaving with intricate designs

Tashichhoe Dzong, (fortress of the glorious religion). It was built in 1641 by Zhabdrung

Ngawang Namgyel and was reconstructed into present structure by the late King, His majesty

Jigme Dorji Wangchuck in the year 1962-1969.It houses the secretariat building, the throne

room and the office of the king, and the central monk body.

Craft Bazaar –A one stop place to witness Bhutanese culture and Bhutan made arts and crafts

product. The Bazaar in its 80 stalls covers all aspects of the traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan.

At this Bazaar craftsmen and artisans from across the country display and sell their handicrafts.

And also visit other handicraft stores. 

Overnight at a hotel in Thimphu.

Day 3
Hike to Tigers Nest

After breakfast, hike up to Taktsang Monastery, also known as ‘Tiger’s Nest’. The climb up to

the viewpoint will take around 1 ½ hours and from there you will enjoy a spectacular view of

the monastery clinging to the side of the cliff. Stop for refreshment at the View Point

Cafeteria.Then walk further up to the monastery which will take another 1 ½ hour. It is said that

in the 8th century Guru Rinpoche flew on the back of a tigress from eastern Bhutan(Singye

Dzong) to this place and meditated in a cave here for 3 years,3 months and 3 days. The principal

Lhakhang (monastery) of the present monastic complex dates from 1692. Taktsang was

damaged severely by fire in 1998 but has now been fully restored to its former glory.After

visiting the monastery, walk back down to the road on the way stop for lunch at the view point

cafeteria and then walk further down to the road point.

Then travel back to your hotel, on the way visiting Kyichu temple (oldest Temple in Bhutan)

,one of the 108 temples built in the 7th century by the first Tibetan King Songsten Gampo. The

story goes that a giant demon lay across the whole area of the Himalayas and was preventing the

spread of Buddhism. To overcome her, King Songtsen Gampo decided to build 108 temples,

which would be placed on 108 energy points of her body. Kyichu Temple is one of the 108

temples.

Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Paro.

Day 4
Departure

After breakfast, travel  to the Paro International Airport and your tour guide from Avoya Bhutan

Adventures will see you off at the Paro Airport for your flight to your onward destinations.

End of the Tour

Trip Includes

  • Government Royalty and taxes
  • Dedicated English speaking tour guide
  • Dedicated tour vehicle and driver
  • 3-star accommodation (twin sharing)
  • Daily 3 meals (B/L/D)
  • Airport transfers
  • Bottled water
  • Entry fees to parks and monuments

Trip Excludes

  • Flights to and from Bhutan
  • Personal expense/shopping
  • Beverages (soda/juice/alcohol)
  • 4 or 5 star accommodation (extra charges will apply)
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for guide and driver

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Glimpse of Bhutan Tour

Trip Facts

  • Cultural
  • No Size Limit
  • Car
  • Hiking, Sightseeing
  • Paro, Thimphu
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