Bhutan is one of the best destinations for travelers in the world who wanted to learn unique cultures, traditions, historical sites, nature, wildlife adventures, Arts& Crafts and flora and fauna. 03/04 days Best of Bhutan tour will gives you opportunity to explore all of those. Travelling into the mystical land of Bhutan is a rare pleasure. People come to visit the remote monasteries and spiritual temples, to trek the wondrous Himalaya and admire the mountainous pastures. With customs and traditions still going strong after centuries, and cultural festivals celebrated from corner to corner, there is nowhere quite like blessed Bhutan.Bhutan short tour covers Tiger’s nest hiking and visit to major sights in Paro, Thimbu, major Buddhist sights. This trip is ideal for active travelers having few days extra time to extend visits to Bhutan. Bhutan’s landscape is pristine, rivers are pure, and mountains are always snowcapped. People are always happy with their rich culture and tradition.
Fly from Kathmandu to Paro(2195m/7200ft)The flight takes you over the great Himalayas from Tribhuwan International Airport to Paro Airport Bhutan, offering you the most beautiful scenery of the world’s highest glacial peaks. As you enter Paro valley, you will see the rinpung dzong (Spiritual and Temporal seat), the national museum and the Paro town. Our representative will welcome you at the airport and drive you through the fascinating valley of Paro to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. The distance from paro airport to Thimphu is 55kms and takes about 1.45 hours along the Pachu River and wangchu River, and through paddy fields, orchards and farms.Dinner and overnight stay at Thimphu.
Sightseeing in Thimphu(2320m/7612ft)
After breakfast, You will have full day sightseeing, you will visits to Memorial Chorten(stupa), the most impressive stupa built in 1974 by the Grand Queen Mother Ashi Phuntsho Choden in the memory of the Third King of Bhutan; National Library which holds a vast collection of ancient Buddhist texts, manuscripts and also modern academic books; Handicrafts Emporiums that displays wide range of beautifully woven fabrics for man and women, crafted products and other decorative items; Painting School,famous for traditional thangka paintings from where you can also buy if u like them; Institute of Traditional Medicine where rich herbal medicines abundant in the kingdom are prepared Tashichhodzong. Dinner and overnight stay at Thimphu.
Drive from Thimphu to Paro
Today after breakfast, You will drive back to Paro for challenging hike to Tiger’s nest which is almost 3 hours hike also you can take a horse ride. Taktshang which means the Tiger’s air, a Buddhist Monastery perched on a steep cliff is another awe striking place. After lunch you will take to visit Ta Dzong built in 1646 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel, currently the National Museum that once served as the watchtower for Paro Dzong; Drukgyel Dzong built in 1647 by Zhabdrung to commemorate the victory over Tibetan invaders in1644 which is now in ruins; Kyichu lhakhang, one of the most sacred temples in Bhutan built in 636 AD by a Tibetan King Songtsen Gompo. It houses the Crowned Buddha (Jowo) and Padmasambhava.
Dinner and overnight stay at Paro.
Drive from Paro to Kathmandu
Fly from Paro to Kathmandu or alternatively join the next program