Short Bhutan Tours
Duration: 5 night – 6 Days
Pick up: NJP or New Alipur or Hashimara
Actual Tour Destination: -Phuentsholing-Thimphu-Dochula-Paro-Phuentsholing
Drop: NJP or New Alipur or Hashimara
Day 01 (Pick up from: NJP or New Alipur or Hashimara).
On arrival at station our representative form KNG Tours and Travels will receive you and transfer you to Phuentsholing (border to West Bengal). Evening we will make a round to local market in small Town of Phuentsholing and Jaigoang.
Overnight at hotel in Phuentsholing.
Day 02 Phuentsholing-Thimphu city
After the breakfast we Visit immigration office near Bhutan gate to get road permit and visa. After getting approved we drive towards Thimphu city, we will have lunch on the way to Thimphu , after lunch we will continue moving towards Thimphu. After reaching Thimphu we will check in to your rooms and after fresh up your guide will guide you for the walk on street and buy some stuffs.
Overnight in Thimphu.
Day 03 Thimphu sightseeing
After the breakfast we start our first sightseeing for a tour, our representative will guide you to the following places.
1. Buddha point (Buddha Dordenma Statue This massive statue of Shakyamuni measures in at a height of 51.5 meters, making it one of the largest statues of Buddha in the world.)
2. Tashichho Dzong (It is an impressively large structure, surrounded by well-kept lawns and beautiful gardens.)
3. Coronation park
4. Takin zoo (National animal zoo)
5. National Memorial Chorten (The chorten is an extraordinary example of Buddhist architecture and artwork with its gorgeous paintings and intricate sculptures. )
6. Sangay gang View (from where you can see nice view of Thimphu City)
7. Longest traditional handcraft shop. (Traditional shops where you can buy different types of traditional and handmade stuffs.)
8. Folk Heritage Museum (The museum gives you a glimpse of the traditional Bhutanese lifestyle, in addition to artifacts from rural households).
9. Centenary Farm Market (Thimphu’s weekend market is by far the largest domestic market for the farmers in Bhutan.)
10. Changankha Lhakhang (This popular fortress-like temple perched on a ridge above central Thimphu regularly hums with pilgrim activity. It was established in the 12th century on a site chosen by Lama Phajo Drukgom Shigpo, who came from Ralung in Tibet.)
- visit Simtokha Dzong (Atop a Demon” and the legend associated with the dzong’s )
Day 04 Thimphu- Dochula pass-Paro
After early breakfast we drive to Dochula pass(Known as the Druk Wangyal Chortens- the construction of these108 chortens was commissioned by the eldest Queen Mother, Her Majesty Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk. ).
After lunch drive to Paro, and we process to visit following places:
1. Paro Dzong (Rinpung Dzong is a large dzong – Buddhist monastery and fortress of the Drukpa Lineage of the Kagyu school in Paro District, Bhutan. It houses the district Monastic Body and government administrative offices of Paro Dzongkhag.)
- Ta Dzong (Ta Dzong, the National Museum. The Museum is located on the hill behind the Paro Dzong. Open from 9 am to 4pm everyday except Mondays)
3. Drukgyal Dzong. (Drukgyal Dzong was a fortress and Buddhist monastery, now in ruins, located in the upper part of the Paro District,)
4. Taktsang. (The name Taktsang translates to “The Tiger’s Nest”. This temple is one of the most holy sites in the kingdom and clings impossibly to a sheer cliff face 900 hundred meters above the Paro Valley.)
5. Kyichu Lhakhang (Kyichu Lhakhang, is an important Himalayan Buddhist temple situated in Lango Gewog of Paro District in Bhutan.)
Overnight at Paro
Day 05 Paro – Phuentsholing
Morning we process to visit Phuentsholing , on the way we visit karbandi Lhakhang (Karbandi Goemba or Monastery, at a height of 400 metres, was founded in the year 1967 by the royal grandmother Ashi Phuntsho Choedron,).
Evening we will visit Zangto Pelri Lhakhang.
Overnight at Phuentsholing
Day 06 Departure
Our representative will drop back you: NJP or New Alipur or Hashimara