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WT-BT01:4 Days Paro - Thimphu - Paro
Starting from US$679 per person
  • Day
    1
    Arrival in Paro - Thimphu

    Once your flight arrives at Paro airport, our guide will meet you and transfer you to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. There is no busy street or skyscraper in Thimphu as capitals in other countries. It is more like a village with picturesque scenery. On the way, you will see the Tamchog Lhakhang Iron Bridge.

    After checking in at the hotel, you will have a Thimphu city tour including the National Memorial Chorten, built in memory of the third King of Bhutan Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. It is actually a stupa, housing many valuable religious paintings and Buddha statues. Over here you will see many local people circumambulating the Chorten throughout the day. Next stop is the Buddha Dordenma Statue, reputed as the largest seated statue of Buddha in the world. Later the Motithang Takin Preserve and the Zilukha Nunnery are scheduled. Takin is Bhutan's National animal that you will not be able to see anywhere else in the world. Thimphu Dzong (Tashichho Dzong), a finest example of Bhutanese architecture, is actually a beautiful fortress housing the King and government offices. The decoratively painted wood exterior with intricate carvings makes it a mandatory to take a lot of photos.

    The dinner will be served at Folk Heritage Cafeteria offering an authentic Bhutanese cuisine, local drinks, starter, main course and soup.

    Meals: Lunch, Dinner
    Accommodation: Hotel Tashi Yoedling (3 stars) or similar

  • Day
    2
    Thimphu - Paro

    After breakfast, we will start today's Thimphu tour package from Paro with a visit to the Folk Heritage Museum, which is set inside a three storied traditional farm house. Life from old times is recreated here with a plenty of household objects, tools and equipments on display. Next attraction is the National Painting School. Watching the students learning all kinds of traditional Bhutanese crafts - painting, carving and sculpting could be a very interesting experience. Then you will visit the Bhutan Post Office Headquarters. It is a unique post office as you are able to use your picture to create your own personal stamps with a small fee. And 0those stamps are valid that mean you could use them to post letters within or outside of Bhutan.

    After that, we will transfer you to Paro and continue your Thimphu to Paro tour. Then you will visit the Paro Dzong, also known as Rinpung Dzong. It is a spectacular fortress rich with Bhutanese architecture and wall paintings. Now one part of the Dzong is used by government administrative offices, while another part is a monastery. The watchtower of the Dzong on the hill top is the National Museum of Bhutan. It gives you a lot of information about Bhutan.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Accommodation: Tashi Namgay Resort (3 stars) or similar

  • Day
    3
    Paro - Taktsang (Tigers Nest)

    Taktsang or Tiger's Nest is a must-see in Bhutan. It is an important historic monastery perched on the cliff. The trek to the temple takes about 2 to 2.5 hours. The path is steep and rough. It does take some stamina, but the view of the monastery and the surrounding valley will alleviate all your pain. Be sure to wear good hiking shoes or trainers.

    After lunch, we will move on to Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest religious fortresses in Bhutan, in which there are two temples. Then we will visit Aum Chencho Farm House, dress up in Bhutanese dress and play archery. Soak up in hot stone bath and dinner at the farm house with the families.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Accommodation: Tashi Namgay Resort (3 stars) or similar

  • Day
    4
    Departure from Paro

    Your private Paro Thimphu tour package ends today. We will transfer you to Paro airport according to your flight schedule. Thanks for taking our tour. Wish you a nice trip!

    Meals: Breakfast

Private Tour Prices
Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
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Mar-May, Sep-Nov $919 $819
Jun-Aug, Dec-Feb $779 $679