5 N/6D Paro, Thimpu, Punakha
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Day Wise Detail Itinerary
PARO AIRPORT – HOTEL / RESORT Meet and assist by our representative at the Paro Airport & transfer to Hotel / Resort. On arrival check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro.
PARO -- Morning start for a city tour covering Ta Dzong. This Dzong was built in 1651 as a watch tower. This Dzong is round more like parts of an European castle. Then you will also visit Drugyal Dzong. It means the victorious fortress which was built in 1647 by Shabdrung to celebrate his victory over the Tibetan invaders. In the afternoon you will visit the Rinpong Dzong, National Museum. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro.
PARO - THIMPHU (54 kms. / 02 hrs.) ---- Morning you will drive to Thimphu. On arrival check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu.
THIMPHU ---- Morning start for a city tour covering Simtokha Dzong (17th century). It is the oldest Dzong in the country which stands on a lofty ridge at the end of the valley. It was built in the year 1627 and now houses the school for Buddhist studies. Then you will also visit a painting school, Centre of Traditional Medicines, BBS Tower, Thimphu zoo, SAARC Meeting Hall, Archery Ground, Changlimithang Stadium. Load Buddha Statue. In the afternoon you will visit the Tashichho Dzong on the bank of the river. It is the main Secretariat building which houses the throne room of His Majesty, the King of Bhutan and is also the summer residence of the central monk body. After visiting the Secretariat building you will visit the National library, Memorial Chorten. Memorial Chorten is a stupa and was built in 1974 in the memory of the late third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu.
THIMPHU – PUNAKHA - THIMPHU (80 kms. / 03 hrs.) ---- Early morning you will drive to Punakha. Punakha was built between two rivers in the 17th century by Shabdrung and served as the winter residence of the central monk body. Punakha's climate and warmer temperatures make its valley one of the most fertile in Bhutan. Punakha served as the capital of Bhutan until 1955. After visit the Punakha town, evening return to Thimphu. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu.