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Enter the Dragon - 4 Days
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Enter the Dragon - 4 Days

Thimpu- Capital of BhutanBlissful 4 day stay in Bhutan gives you ample opportunity to soak up the cultural and natural beauties of Bhutan that uniquely set it apart from other countries. Paro beckons you with promises of breathtaking natural sights, cultural richness and good accommodation; you can view Mount Chomolhari from Drugyel dzong, capture Paro's incredible landscapes from Ta-Dzong and visit indigenous hospital art & craft school, National library, Royal goldsmith workshop and handicraft centers. Thimpu remains synonymous to its colorful festivals, legendary monasteries and coveted cultural sites. You can stroll around the local markets and see for yourself the every day lives of Bhutanese people and their craftsmanship. At the end of the journey, you will be left with a feeling that you have truly seen the real Bhutan up close.

TRIP FACTS
Trip length:
4 Days
Grade: Gentle
Trip type: Cultural Tours
Starts in: Paro (Bhutan)
Ends in: Paro
Accommodation:
Hotel, Resort – Guest House

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sightseeing tour in Paro, a gateway to Bhutan's art and culture
  • A fantastic sensory experience from the vantage points of Drugyel dzong and Ta-Dzong
  • Amazing encounter with incredible architectural and cultural wonders of Thimpu;  Memorial chorten, 15th century Changangkha Monastery, Motithang mini Zoo, Drupthob nunnery temple, painting school, National library, Royal goldsmith workshop and handicraft centers


OUTLINE ITINERARY

Day 01: Arrival at Paro airport, meet our staff then transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Paro and drive to Thimphu
Day 03: Sightseeing in Thimphu drive to Paro
Day 04: Last minute, transfer to airport for onward journey.

TRIP DEPARTURE DATES:
Bhutan Tour & Trekking Cost: USD    Per Person.

Bhutan Tour & Trek Cost Includes:

  • All land transportation: Transfers and sightseeing by a deluxe vehicle and Airport /Hotel/Airport & tours pick up & drop).
  • Hotel accommodation at all places and 3 meals; breakfast, Lunch and dinner.
  • 1 Professional English speaking local tour guide & all temples, monuments entry fees.
  • Bhutan visa, tourism development fees, government royalty fees.
  • All applicable taxes.
  • Daily wages for support crews and their health insurance.
  • Basic first aid Medical Kit Box for support crews.
  • All official taxes and service charge.

 

Bhutan Tour & Trek Cost Doesn’t Include:

  • Personal transportation except above programs.
  • Personal tours gears.
  • Personal Nature expenses. (Extra expenses incurred due to unforeseen circumstances such as sickness, accidents, road blockage, and other occurrences beyond our control.)
  • Emergency evacuation (If incase).
  • Drinks except tea and coffee.  (Bar Bill, laundry and telephones calls.)
  • Airfare: to & from your country and internal domestic flights.
  • Personal travel insurance. (Liability for insurance against sickness, accidents, loss of baggage, loss of life and medical expenses if any kind etc.)
  • Tips for support crews.


Note: If Traveling Bhutan via Nepal

  1. All land transportation by private vehicle tourist Bus (Airport /Hotel/Airport & trekking pick up & drop).
  2. Sightseeing activities in Kathmandu with professional English speaking tour guide & temple entry fees.
  3. Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu at Bed & Breakfast basis.
  4. Major meals lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu – Nepal.
  5. Nepal entry, re-entry visa fees & international airport departure taxes. ((It is suggested you apply for a multiple entry visa for Nepal initially saving you the Nepal re-entry fee).
  6. Personal nature’s expenses and transportation except given programs.

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Enter The Dragon - 4 DaysDay 01: Arrival at Paro airport, meet our staff then transfer to Hotel.
Arrival at Paro by air. The flight offers you beautiful view of mountains and landscapes. On arrival and after visa formalities you will be received by Our members and transfer to Kichu Resort. If time permit sightseeing can be arranged. Evening stroll around the market.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Paro and drive to Thimphu

Paro Sightseeing - visit the ruined fortress of Drugyel dzong which still attracts visitors due to the strategic location of the fort. The fort defended the Paro valley from the Tibetan invasion from the north in the early 17th century. On clear weather Mount Chomolhari 7320 meters can be seen towering over the dzong. Proceed through the beautiful valley to the watch tower or locally known as Ta-Dzong. It was housed into the National museum in the 1960s by the third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. The seven floors museum highlights various aspects of Bhutanese culture and history dating back to the 7th century. A short walk downhill to the Rinpung Dzong which serves as the administrative center and school for monks. Late after noon drive to Thimphu( 65 Kms) and will take 2 hours. Evening free time. Overnight at Hotel Druk or River view.

Buddhisyt Monastery in BhutanDay 03: Sightseeing in Thimphu drive to Paro
In morning Thimphu sightseeing - visit the Memorial chorten built in the memory of the late King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, 15 century Changangkha monastery and the new Drupthob nunnery temple. PM drive back to Paro via visiting the first building built in Bhutan the Simtokha Dzong. It now houses the Buddhist university. Arrive Paro. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Kichu Resort.

Day 04: Last minute, transfer to airport for onward journey.
Transfer to airport and the guide will help you with the formalities for final departure.

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