|Day 1||Arrival at Paro international airport. You will be received at the air by representative of Himalayan Travel Experts and shifted to Hotel. Check in at your hotel and freshen up. Set out to explore Paro town and sight seeing in and around Paro. Visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest temple in Bhutan that has great significance in the religious history of Bhutan. Visit Rinpung dzong and national museum. Many intersting artifacts can be seen at the museum that tell a lot about Bhutan and history of Bhutan. Stroll freely in Paro town in the evening. A nice Bhutanese dinner and a peaceful night at Paro.|
|Day 2||After breakfast, drive to Haa valley via Chele La Pass. Mt. Jhomolhari and Mt. Kanchanjunga can been seen from Chelela. You have option to hike to nunnery (30 mins) or drive to Haa valley. Haa valley is a beautiful place with many organic farmers and their farmhouses. Basically, you will experience the rural Bhutan in Haa. Visit the famous White & Black monastery. Explore Haa valley and visit farm house and interact with Haaps (people of Haa). AFter a nice lunch drive back to Paro and checkin it at Hotel and freshen up. Spend a nice evening and a peaceful night at hotel.|
|Day 3||Drive to Thimphu after breakfast and visit the famous Tamchu monastery. The iron bridge made out of iron chain on the way to monastery is an experience of different kind. Stop at Chunzom (confluence of 3 different rivers and also the poing where Haa, Thimphu, Chukha and Paro roads diverse. Check in at your hotel and freshen up. After lunch, explore Thimphu valley. Thimphu has many interesting places to visit. Starting from Buddha Dordenma or Buddha Point from one hilltop to Takin Preserve on the other. Memorial Chorten and many more to visit and know about Bhutan in depth.|
|Day 4||After breakfast, gear up for one of the most memorable experience today. Golfing in the Royal Thimphu Golf Course is remarkable as it is one of the highest golf course in the world that has 9 holes and the gentle cool breeze and breath taking scenery makes it an exciting experience. Break for lunch. And again continue swinging the golf clubs. Today, you can decide till how long you would like to swing. A warm herbal hot stone bath after the golf to relax you. Grand dinner and a peaceful night at your hotel|
|Day 5||Today you have the option to continue golfing or hike to Cheri monastery and partake in meditation as Cheri has Buddhist meditation centre and you could get basic instructions on how you can meditate from the monks and lamas that practice meditation here. Free stroll in the streets of Thimphu and spend a relaxed evening in Thimphu. Peaceful night at your hotel.|
|Day 6||After breakfast, set out for Punakha. Punakha is a beautiful valley located by the Pho & Mo Chu and is the winter capital of Bhutan. Enroute stop at Dochu La Pass that separates Thimphu from Wangdue & Punakha. Dochula has 108 chortens constructed by Queen mother, HRH Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck for the long life 4th King His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck and for the welfare of all sentient beings. It is a visual treat and a great place for photography. As we descend down towards Punakha, visit Chimi Lhakhang. It is the temple dedicated to Lama Drukpa Kuenley, a lama who is famously recognised as the "Divine Madman" due to his unorthodox ways and methods of teaching Buddhism. He subdued many demon and demonesses that had made the lives of the people of this region painful. It is believed that he subdued demonesses with his magical Phallus providing enlightenment and making them follower and protector of Buddhism. Very interesting legends are there in his monastery and most of the people come here to pray for a child to be born and many successful stories could be witnessed from a photo album maintained in the lhakhang. Checkin at hotel in Punakha and freshen up. After lunch, explore Punakha valley. Phunkha Dzong is a beautiful structure to visit where you get to know more about Bhutanese architecture. Drive to the nunnery built on top of a hill. Nuns from different parts of Bhutan come here to attain Buddhist education and you can meditate and join in the evening prayer. Stroll freely in the evening in Khuruthang town and interact with people. Nice dinner to sum up the day and a peaceful night at your hotel.|
|Day 7||After breakfast, drive back to Paro. Stop over at Thimphu for lunch. Hike to Taktshang monastery after lunch. Spend a nice evening by the bonfire and a farewell dinner hosted especially for you. Peaceful night at Paro for your flight home tomorrow.|
|Day 8||After breakfast, drive to Paro international airport and we will see you off.|
* All the Foreign National Tourists visiting Bhutan must travel through all-inclusive package Tourism, for which there is a fixed tariff set by the Royal Government of Bhutan.
* This tariff includes:
accommodation, Meals, Transportation within the country, Guide services, sightseeing and entrance fees for the museums and monuments.
* All tours must be booked through a Local Travel Operator/Travel Agent.
Please find our bank address below to transfer the tour payment.
1. Bhutan National Bank, Thimphu, Bhutan.
Bank Acocunt No: 0005610423001
2. Bank Address:
Bhutan National Bank, P.O Box 439, GPO Building, Chang Lam, Thimphu, Bhutan SWIFT Code: BNBTBTBT
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