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Day 1: Arrive in Bhutan
Upon arrival at Paro airport, you will be received by your Bhutan tour guide and drive to Hotel in Thimpu. In the afternoon, Thimpu sightseeing tour visits the Textile Museum, the National Library, the School of 13 Traditional Arts and the Folk Heritage Museum. Further exploration can include the traditional paper making factory, the Takin Preserve where Bhutan’s national animal, the takin, is protected, and the National Post Office where you can make your own stamp. Enjoy strolling along the capital’s main street and browsing through exquisite Himalayan handicrafts. Back at the lodge, relax with a 60-minute massage easing away the stress of travel.
Day 2: Thimpu Tour
Drive to the State Monastic School which houses over 400 students, and witness the daily life of Buddhist monks. Take in the Trashi Chhoe Dzong where the offices of the King and Bhutan’s central monastic body are located. Continue north and hike to Cheri Goemba, the first monastery established in Bhutan in the 17th century. Absorb the vibrant spiritual energy of the Goemba’s altar room, before heading back to the lodge. The evening’s entertainment will include the theatrical Mask Dance.
Day 3: Thimpu to Punakha.
The dramatic drive to Punakha Valley takes you via Dochu La Pass (3,150m) which offers incredible mountain views on a clear day. Stop at Chimi Lhakhang, a temple of fertility, to learn the legend of Lama Drukpa Kinley, well known as The Divine Madman. See the notable Buddhist architecture and wall paintings at Punakha Dzong before arriving at the lodge. As dusk falls, try your hand at the traditional Bhutanese sports of archery and darts in a courtyard overlooking the beautiful valley.
Day 4: Punakha Tour
The day in Punakha Valley begins with a beautiful hike from the Punakha Lodge along the Mo Chhu through terraces of rice, chillies and cabbage, takes to the Khamsum Yuelley Namgyal Chorten, a monument recently built by the four queens of Bhutan. Following the hike you will drive back up the valley towards Khuruthang passing Punthsho Pelri Palace and several other winter homes of the royal family before reaching the impressive Punakha Dzong. This ancient fortress is the winter residence of the monastic order’s head and still serves as the administrative headquarters for the Punakha region.
Day 5: Punakha to Paro.
On return to Paro, visit a local farm house and take in the cultural riches of the National Museum, before strolling to Paro Dzong, a fortress also known as Rinpung or Fortress on a heap of jewels. Explore Paro’s downtown, and then return to the lodge to relax in the sauna and steam room or enjoy a movie on the Himalayan region at your leisure.
Day 6: Paro –make excursion to Taktsang Monastery.
Spend the morning exploring the beautiful countryside around Drukgyel Dzong with its rice terraces and traditional village houses. Taking a picnic lunch, hike up to the revered 7th-century Taktshang Monastery, known as the Tiger’s Nest, following one of Bhutan’s most sacred pilgrimage routes. In the evening, pay a visit to one of the kingdom’s oldest temples, Kyichu Lakhang, then relax back at the lodge with a hot stone bath.
Day 7: Paro Airport.
After breakfast, transfer to paro airport for your departure flight to home
Note:The daily tarrif per night for both the high season and the low season is set by the government of Bhutan. In addition; there is a government surcharge per night for individual travelers and for groups of two. For group of three or more there is no government surcharge.
Tourist high season rate: March to May and Sep to Nov.
1 pax group: USD 250 per night per person + surcharge of USD 40/night/person.
2 pax group: USD 250 per night per person + surcharge of USD 30/night/person
3 pax group and above: USD 250 per night per person, no surcharge.
Tourist low season rate: December to February and June to August.
1 pax group: USD 200 per night per person + surcharge of USD 40/night/person.
2 pax group: USD 200 per night per person + surcharge of USD 30/night/person
3 pax group and above: USD 200 per night per person, no surcharge.