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Trip Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Itinerary: 1 Nights Phuntsholing | 2 Nights Thimphu | 1 Nights Punakha | 2 Nights Paro | 1 Nights Phuntsholing

Bhutan, often revered as the Land of the Peaceful Dragon. Its spectacular mountain terrain, varie ... More

This package includes:
Hotel Stay
Breakfast & Dinner
Sightseeing
Transfers
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Thimphu - |
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INR 39,900
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Day 1 - Phuntsholing

Welcome to your ' Getaway Goddess - Bhutan ' tour! On arrival at the airport in Bagdogra or railway station in New Jalpaiguri , you will be met by our Cox and Kings representative and driven to Phuentsholing, the border town in southern Bhutan. On arrival, check into the hotel. Enjoy a short traditional 'Meet & Greet' session and feel welcomed in this beautiful city. The rest of the evening is at leisure Overnight in Phuentsholing (D)

Day 2 - Thimphu

After breakfast, proceed for Thimphu which is approx 6 hours drive. On a short drive visit Kharbandi Gompa to get a breathtaking view of Phuentsholing also the Indian plains. Being the nature loving and friendly with the Guest we stop our journey on the way time to time to see & feel the Bhutan Himalayan scenery. On the way we will reach the highest point of about 2800m/9,185ft. On arrival at Thimphu, check into the hotel. Enjoy a traditional Bhutanese cultural performance. Overnight in Thimphu (B , D)

Day 3 - Thimphu

This morning, after breakfast, proceed on a city tour of Thimphu visiting National Memorial Chorten, Buddha Point, Motithang Mini Zoo, National Library, Folk Heritage Museum and Tashichodzong National Memorial Chorten: This is continuously circumambulated by the faithful, murmuring mantras and spinning their prayer wheels. Buddha Point: One of the biggest Buddha in the world. It was constructed through donations from devotees all around the world. Motithang Mini Zoo : A preserve center of the Takin - The national animal of Bhutan National Library : Storage of all kind of ancient books of Buddhist culture. Folk Heritage Museum: It is one of the oldest traditional houses. This house has been around 150 years old. The Folk Heritage Museum with a three storied, 19thcentury traditional house provides you a glimpse of the Bhutanese lifestyle, and artifacts from the rural households. Tashichodzong: The beautiful medieval fortress/monastery which houses most of the government's office and King\'s Throne room. Post sightseeing, visit a local family in Thimphu, who can teach you to make authentic Bhutanese food. After lunch and some rest, enjoy shopping at Norzim Lam Street / Authentic Bhutanese Crafts / National Museum of textiles. Pay a visit to Gagyel Lhundrup Weaving Centre, Nado Poizokhang Incense Showroom and Philatelic Bureau. Thimphu's main post office is the unlikely location for one of Bhutan's most unique gifts. Bring a favorite digital photo on a USB stick or have a portrait taken on the spot and staff will print you a sheet of personalised stamps with your photo on them (direct payment). Overnight in Thimphu (B , D)

Day 4 - Punakha

After breakfast drive to Punakha with a stop at Dochula Pass (approx. 3080m). Here you will be able to view and admire the Chorten, Mani wall, and prayer flags which decorates the highest point on the road. If the sky is clear, the following peaks will be visible from this pass (left to right): Masagang (7,158m), Tshendagang (6,960m), Terigang (7,060m), Jejegangphugang (7,158m), Kangphugang (7,170m), Zongphugang (7,060m),. Post lunch, visit Punakha Dzong . It is situated near two rivers - the Pho Chu (Male River) and Mo Chu (Female River.) Asia has a rich tradition of river personification. Punakha Dzong is one of the largest Dzongs in Bhutan. Take the suspension bridge to arrive at the Dzong. Punakha Dzong was initially called Druk Pungthang or Dechen Phodrang (Palace of Great Happiness), for many years until the second king of Bhutan assumed power. Punakha Dzong happened to be the seat of the Government for a long time. On arrival in Punakha , check into the hotel. Overnight in Punakha (B , D)

Day 5 - Paro

Today, drive to Paro. On arrival, check into your hotel. Post lunch, visit Drukgyel Dzong, Paro Dzong, Ta-Dzong and Kyichu Lhakhang. Kyichu Lhakhang was built sometime in the mid 7th century by the Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo. It is believed to be one of the 108 temples built to subdue a demoness residing in the Himalayas and is one of the oldest temples in Bhutan. Drugyel Dzong is the best example of a fortified Dzong built in the 17th century to commemorate Bhutanese victory over the combined forces of Tibetan and Mongolian army, which attempted several invasions to the country. Though the fortress was destroyed by fire in 1951, the ruins remain an impressive and imposing sight, reflecting unique and intriguing design and construction techniques. Situated at a commanding height overlooking Paro valley, the Paro Dzong is one of Bhutan\'s most impressive and well-known dzongs and the finest example of Bhutanese architecture. The Dzong houses both the monastic body and district government offices, including the local courts and is symbolic as the religious and secular centre of all affairs of the valley. The National Museum of Bhutan is housed inside the revamped Ta Dzong, which was formerly a watchtower. It showcases an intriguing collection that illustrates the rich and unique cultural heritage and tradition of Bhutan including ancient Bhutanese art and artifacts. After sightseeing, return to the hotel to pamper yourself with Himalayan head or neck massage. Overnight in Paro (B , D)

Day 6 - Paro

After breakfast, proceed for an excursion to the famous place called Taktshang Monastery or Tiger Nest (5hrs to 6 hrs hike up and down}. Later, enjoy shopping at the local market. Later, indulge in one of the activities like fishing / cycling / archery. Try your hand at archery - the national sport of Bhutan Overnight in Paro (B , D)

Day 7 - Phuntsholing

After breakfast drive back to Phuentsholing - the western gateway to the south and thriving commercial trade centre on the northern edge of the Indian plains. On arrival you will check into your hotel. Later, proceed to enjoy kayaking In the evening, enjoy a DJ session giving you a perfect end to your exciting tour. Overnight in Phuentsholing (B , D)

Day 8 - Phuntsholing

Today, bid farewell to your 'Getaway Goddess - Bhutan' tour as you are transferred to the airport in Bagdogra / railway station in New Jalpaiguri for your onward journey.


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Validity From : April 7, 2017
Validity To : September 30, 2017


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