Glimpse of Bhutan Ex Bagdogra
Duration: 6 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
This tour takes you to Happiest country of the world Bhutan, which is beautiful neighbouring country of India. Bhutan is a beautifully blessed by mother nature Buddhist nation on the eastern side of Himalayas, it is also famous for its ancient monasteries, historical fortresses (or dzongs) and stuning landscapes that range from plains to steep mountains and valleys. Bhutan is truly blessed by Mother nature. This tour is most famous among traveller who want to reach Bhutan by air, Road or Rail from India. Places covered in this package is Phuentsholing a tiny border town in southern Bhutan and is the administrative seat of Chukha District then 2nd stop is Thimpu which is capital city of Bhutan and last destination on this tour is Paro which is most famous tourist destination of Bhutan and Paro's Taktsang monastery or famously known as Tiger's Nest clings to cliffs above the forested Paro Valley. This Bhutan family tour package is perfectly suited for all age group of travellers, Best time to visit Bhutan is during Summer and Winters. Book this famous Bhutan tour and travel package from India full with exciting daily tours and architectural wonders from tour operator for Bhutan or Leading Travel agent for Bhutan holidays. Get best deals for Bhutan family tour package from Ghum India Ghum.
Itinerary at Glance
Day 01:- Bagdogra Airport/ New Jalpaiguri to Phuentsholing(Bhutan) (About 160 Kms 4hrs)
On Arrival at Bagdogra Airport, Meet and greet Ghum India Ghum local representative at exit gate of Airport and later proceed to Phuentsholing a border town in southern Bhutan and is the administrative seat of Chukha District. Phuentsholing adjoins the Indian town of Jaigaon. Arrival Check into the hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 02:- Phuentsholing to Thimphu (150kms /4 hrs)
Post delicious breakfast at hotel, our representative will help in completing the immigration formalities , after that come back to hotel, check out from hotel and Later proceed to your next destination Thimphu Capital city of Bhutan. On the way stop at Chojum for photo ops which is meeting point two major rivers of Bhutan river Thimphu Chu and River Paro Chu. On arrival in Thimphu, Check-in to hotel and Rest of day is free to roam around Thimphu. You may go for visiting Tashi Chhoe Dzong or the Fortress of the Glorious Region is another ‘must visit’ site in Paro. Located on the west bank of Wang Chhu river, Trashi Chhoe Dzong is iconic coronation site of the fifth King. The Dzong also hosts the annual Tsechu festival. Built in 1641 by the religious and political unifier of Bhutan, Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, it was reconstructed in 1960s in traditional Bhutanese manner, without nails or architectural plans. Post things to do in Thimphu stay Overnight in Thimphu hotel.
Day 03:- Thimphu city tour Sightseeing
Post delicious breakfast, get ready for exciting Thimphu sightseeing tour or places to visit in Thimphu starts with visiting The National Memorial Chorten or Thimpu Chorten is a site for evening prayer, The Chorten or stupa was built in the memories of the 3rd king , continuously circumambulated by people, murmuring mantras and spinning their prayer wheels. Construction of this landmark building was the idea of Bhutan’s 3rd king and his Majesty Jigme Dorji Wangchuk (“the father of modern Bhutan”) who has wished to erect monument to world peace and prosperity. Its construction was completed in 1974 after his untimely death, it serves both as a memorial of the Late King and as a monument to peace. Next stop is Sakyamuni Buddha which is quiet popular landmark of Thimphu, Situated the top of Kuensel Phodrang hill sits the statue of Sakyamuni Buddha. This 51.5 meters long Buddh statue made of bronze is top most tourist attraction of Thimphu and it is also a view point which provides breathtaking panoramic view of the Thimphu city and Thimphu valley would leave you spellbound. The site is also commonly called as Buddha View Point in Thimphu. Next sightseeing point on your tour is Changangkha Lhakhang monasteries in Thimphu is one of the most important religious structures in Thimphu apart from several Buddhist monasteries and temples in Thimphu. The structure of this building dates back to the 15th century and is one of the oldest building in the region. This sacred ancient structure is dedicated to Avalokiteshvara which stands for the sign of compassion. You will also enjoy the ultimate view of Thimphu valley from here. Next stop on your Bhutan tour package is Takin Zoo this zoo is home to the National animal of Bhutan “Takin”. Takin is endangered species of the World which is only available or found in Bhutan and it is well protected here . Last stop on your Thimphu city tour is The National Library Thimpu which has a fabulous collection of Buddhist manuscripts which are priceless. It also houses the largest published book in the world which is about 130 pounds in weight and 5X7 feet in dimension. Overnight in Thimphu
Day 04:- Thimphu to Paro (50kms/1.5hrs) and Paro to Tiger Nest trekking to Paro
This morning after mouthwatering breakfast at hote, Check out from hotel and exciting destination Paro, Paro which is most famous tourist destination in Bhutan most of the tourist get surprise by the beauty of Paro. On arrival go for the most exciting and famous full day Tiger Nest trek tour, Paro. Our driver will drop you to parking lot from there you have to hike up 4.5 kms each way to reach Tiger Nest Monastery or Paro Taktsang Monastery in Paro is animportant sacred Buddhist site in Himalaya, this beautiful temple complex is situated at 3120 meters above the sea level in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley, This temple complex around Tiger nest scared cave where Guru Padmasambhava is believed to meditated for four months in the 8th century was first built in 1692 by Gyalse Tenzin Rabgye, It is believed than Guru Padmasambhava bring Buddhism in Bhutan from India and popular festival Tsechu is celebrated in the Paro valley during March or April in honor of Padmasambhava. Tiger Nest is not only cultural icon of Bhutan but it is also the major landmark for Bhutan on internet. Post trekking tour of Tiger's Next Paro, go for short tour of Kyichu Lhakhang is sacred ancient buddhist temple in Paro built in 7th century by the famous Tibetan Emperor Sanogsten Gampo. After best itinerary for Bhutan tour or tour of top places to see in Bhutan or Tour of top tourist attraction in Bhutan. Return back to your Paro hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05:- Paro half day local and Paro to Phuentsholing (143kms/3.5hrs)
Post tasy breakfast at hotel, check out and go for places to see in Paro, starts with visiting National Museum of Bhutan which is Located right above Rinpung Dzong in Paro, the National Museum of Bhutan is a place that showcases rich culture and traditions of Bhutan, it was built in 1968 and the museum stands inside the historicTa-dzong building compound. Next stop is Rinpung Dzong which was built in 1646 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal who was first temporal and spiritual ruler of Bhutan, the Dzong houses the main monastic body of Paro, It is also the office of the Dzongda (district administrative head) and Thrimpon or judge of Paro district. The way to the Dzong is through a traditional covered bridge called Nemi Zam. Nya Mey Zam Bridge “The Bridge with No Fish ” it is the bridge that connects town of Paro to Dzong. Post things to do in Paro or top places to visit in Bhutan, Drive to border town of Phuentsholing. On arrival check-in to hotel and overnight stay in Phuentsholing.
Day 06: Phuentsholing to Bagdogra Airport /New Jalpaiguri drop( About 160 kms 4 hrs)
On this day, after appetising breakfast at hotel, Pack your bag and baggages with memories of Bhutan tour packages from Delhi, Bhutan tour packages from Mumbai, Bhutan tour packages from Bangalore, Bhutan tour packages from Chennai, Bhutan tour packages from Hyderabad, Bhutan tour packages from Ahmedabad, check-out from your hotel and drop to Singapore International airport post places to visit in Bhutan or Your Bhutan tour with sweet memories of the tour.
- Comprehensive Package for 5 Nights/ 6 Days in Deluxe Room
- Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
- Indian / America Breakfast.
- Driver come guide for Entire tour
- All travel & sightseeing in private Car.
- Free Use of All Recreational Facilities available at Hotels
- Transportation by Private car for the entire tour .
- All sightseeing and excursions as per the itinerary
- Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
- Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
- Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
- Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
- All Items Of Personal Nature.
- Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
- Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
- Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
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**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.