Hidden Kingdom Bhutan tour offers interesting culture and historical monuments and overwhelming sceneries that surround you. For a small country with dramatic landscapes with high snowcapped peaks where all types of vegetables, crops and fruits are grown in its varied climatic zones from sub-tropic, alpine to arctic temperatures in the midst of serene country with old traditional way of life.
Thimphu to Punakha:
Early morning after breakfast we will visit the traditional handmade paper mill, school of arts and crafts where students learn thirteen different arts used predominantly in Bhutan, folk heritage museum, national library and the traditional institute of medicine. Then after we will drive to the Zilukha nunnery to meet the nuns and interact with them. After that we will have lunch in the town and drive to Punakha through Dochula pass. You canenjoy a spectacular view of the highest mountains of Bhutan at a site that stretches almost 180 degrees. Walk around the 108 stupas and continue to cub tropical valley of Punakha. Overnight at Hotel.
Wake up early morning and have a breakfast then today we will visit Punakha valley. At first we will drive to visit Punakha Dzong, which houses the most elaborated temple in the country. This is one of the finest examples of Bhutanese rich art and architecture. Continue our drive further up to visit the souvenir making center for girls supported by youth development fund. Exploring and interact with the students back to the hotel for lunch. After lunch we will take some relax in the balcony of the hotel, enjoying the view and its nature beauty. After sometime we will go for an hour hike to the temple of Khambum yuley lakhang or the temple of chimi Lalchang, the temple of fertility associated with religious art of Phallus. Overnight at Hotel.
Punakha to Paro:
Today again we will drive back to Paro valley. It takes three and half hours to reach there. After reaching there we will visit Paro Dzong on foot and continue walking through the oldest wooden bridge. And keep continue further to stroll around the old Paro town and peep into some local handicrafts stores. We can get some opportunity to see the traditional game. Overnight at Hotel.
Today morning after breakfast we will drive to the base for the hike to Tiger’s nest. We need to walk two hours uphill. It is the most revered temple in the country that literally hangs on a granite cliff overlooking the Paro valley. We will take lunch in the cafeteria. Exploring tiger’s nest back to the hotel. Today we will offer you farewell dinner in the town. Overnight at Hotel.
Today is the time to go back to your own destination place. We will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.