Tour Code: BHU67
Day-1: ARRIVAL AT NJP RAILWAY STATION/ IXB (BAGDOGRA)/PHUENTSHOLLING
Arrive at NJP railway station/ IXB Airport where the tour representative will receive you. Transfer to Jaigaon/Phuentsholling. Check in at hotel and free for leisure. Overnight stay at Jaigaon/Phuentsholling.
Day-2: JAIGAON/PHUENTSHOLLING – THIMPHU
After breakfast, start your journey from Phuentsholling to Thimphu (7,500 ft), the capital of Bhutan. Enroute enjoy the beauty of nature, such as water falls, Chukha Dam etc. Check in to hotel at Thimphu. Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day-3: THIMPHU LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, go for major sightseeing covering – 1. Buddha point, 2. BBS Tower, 3. Tashicchhoe Dzong, 4. The Memorial Chorten, 5. National Library, 6. The Institute of Traditional Medicine, 7. Centenary Farmer Market, 8. Changlimithang Stadium, 9. School of Arts & Crafts, 10. Handicraft Institute, 11. Zangthopelri Lhakhang, 12. Motithang Takin Reserve (Takin Zoo), Semtokha Dzong. Back to hotel. Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day-4: THIMPHU – PARO VIA PUNAKHA
After breakfast, drive over Dochu-la pass (10,130 ft) to Punakha. Punakha served as the capital of Bhutan until 1955, when the seat of Govt. moved to Thimphu. Originally situated on the riverbank and dominated by the towering walls of Punakha Dzong. Although 4 catastrophic fires and an earthquake in past destroyed many sections of historic importance, Punakha Dzong still houses many sacred and historic artifacts and also the embalmed body of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. Later drive to Wangduephodrang, the last town on the highway before entrering central Bhutan. On the way, visit Simtokha Dzong. This Dzong built in 1627 is the oldest in Bhutan. The valley of Paro contains a wealth of attractions. In the morning visit Ta Dzong, once a watch tower, built to defend Rimpung Dzong during intervalley wars of the 17th century. Ta Dzong was inaugurated as Bhutan’s National Museum in 1968. Arrival at Paro and check in to hotel. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day-5: PARO LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Afer breakfast, start for Paro local sightseeing, which includes Kichu Lakhang, Drungyal Dzong, Rim Pung Dzong, Airport view point, National Museum, JangtsaDumgtseg-Lhakhang, Dobji Dzong. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day-6: PARO – JAIGAON- PHUENTSHOLLING
After breakfast, check out of hotel and start back trip to Jaigaon/Phuentsholling. Overnight stay at Jaigaon/Phuentsholling.
Day-7: PHUENTSHOLLING/JAIGAON–IXB AIRPORT/ RAILWAY STATION DROP
Check out from hotel at Jaigaon/Phuentsholling. Drive back to NJP Railway station/ IXB Airport for your onward journey with everlasting memories.