Trip Grade:Easy/Mild (*)
Meals:Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
This is very organized 3 Nights 4 days trip visiting an important sites and hiking including Tigers nest and others. It is an opportunity to visit Tashichho Dzong, a Buddhist monastery cum fortress at the northern edge of Thimpu, the capital of Bhutan.We will visit National Memorial Chhorten which was built by 3rd king of Bhutan, H.M. Jigme Dorje Wangchuk. Second day we will visit another Dzong, named Simtokha Dzong, 5 km south from Thimpu. On the same day we visit 167 feet high Kuenselhodrang, the largest sitting Buddha. Similarly, we visit Folk Heritage Museum, National Textile Museum, Institute of Zorig Chusum. The third day, an exciting program will be the hiking to Takstang, known as The Tigers Nest"
Day 01:Arrival to Paro, and drive to Thimpu; Visit Tashichho Dzong, National Memorial Chhorten etc.
Day 02:Visit Simtokha Dzong, Kuenselphodrang, Folk Heritage Museum,National Textile Museum, National Institute of Zorig Chusum, Motithang Takin Preserve, Changangkha Lhakhang, and National Handicrafts Emporium
Day 03:Hike to Takstang, known as
Day 04:Departure to onward destination
Day 01Arrival to Paro, and drive to Thimpu; Visit Tashichho Dzong, National Memorial Chhorten etc.After visa formalities, you will be received by our representative who will be your guide for the entire trip. After check in hotel at Thimpu, you will be free till lunch time, then we proceed for our activities like first we visit Tashichho Dzong, The Tashichho Dzong is a Buddhist Monastery and a fortress at the northern edge of Thimpu. Second place we visit is National Memorial Chhorten, built by Bhutan's 3rd king H.M. Jigme Dorje Wangchuk, who is known as "the father of Modern Bhutan". He wanted to erect the monument carrying the message of world peace and prosperity. Then overnight at hotel at Thimpu.
Day 02Visit Simtokha Dzong, Kuenselphodrang, Folk Heritage Museum,National Textile Museum, National Institute of Zorig Chusum, Motithang Takin Preserve, Changangkha Lhakhang, and National Handicrafts Emporium After breakfast , you will be heading towards Paro and on the way to Paro, you will visit the first Dzong of Bhutan: Simtokha Dzong; a small Dzong located approximately 5 km south to Thimpu. Kuenselphodrang or the Bhutan Point is the world's largest sitting Buddha statue, 167 feet high. Then we will visit Folk Heritage Museum, National Textile Museum, National Institute of Zorig Chusum, Motithang Takin Preserve, Changangkha Lhakhang, National Handicrafts Emporium.Later in the evening, we drive to Paro. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 03Hike to Takstang, known as After breakfast, we will take to morning hike up to Takstang Monastery, known as "The Tiger's Nest".Paro Taktsang, is a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and the temple complex is located in the cliffside of the upper Paro valley in Bhutan. Hanging precariously and magically from a rather steep cliff, the Takstang Monastery is a monument and a pride for the Bhutanese nation. Later , after the hike, you will be visiting : Kyichu Lhakhang, Ta Dzong (National Museum of Bhutan) and Rimpung Dzong. In the evening, you will visit the local market in Paro and overnight stay at Paro.
Day 04Departure to onward destination In the morning, after early breakfast,we will depart you at the Paro airport for the onward destination.