Bhutan Short Tour

Duration: 4 Days
  • Destination: Bhutan
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Tour
  • Transport: Private Vehicle
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel

Thimphu and Paro are two of the most popular tourist sites in Bhutan. Bhutan short tour covers all the major attractions in these two cities. Apart from exploring the monasteries and museums, you will also experience rural life, nature and the stunning landscape.

In Thimpu you will also visit Punakha Dzong, one of the oldest and most important religious centers of Bhutan. Afterwards head to Punakha to see Punakha Dzong, once the capital of Bhutan now a winter residence of the Chief Abbot of Bhutan. We will also drive to Punakha through the Do-Chula pass (3,050m) and retrace back to Thimphu. Paro Valley include sightseeing of Drugyel Dzong, the ruined fortress which was once defended the valley from Tibetan invasion and the viewing of Mount Chomolhari (24,000ft). While exploring Paro, we will also have scenic drive through dense forests of rhododendron and magnolia.

You will visit Tiger’s Next, Durkgyel Dzong, Simtokha Dzong, Memorial Chorten etc.

Highlights

  • Explore the popular cities of Paro and Thimphu
  • Visit Dechen Phodrang, Institute for Zorig Chusum, Memorial Chorten, National Institute of Traditional Medicine, National Library of Bhutan, Pelkyis cave
  • Visit the famous monasteries such as 7th century Tiger Nest Monastery, Drukgyal Dzong, Kichu Lakhang, Paro Rimpung Dzong
  • Observe and learn the Buddhist culture

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival at Paro and drive to Thimphu
Day 02 Thimphu Sightseeing
Day 03 Drive from Thimpu to Punakha
Day 04 Drive from Punakha to Thimpu and then to Paro
Day 05 Paro Sightseeing
Day 06 Final Departure