LUXURY BHUTAN 6 DAYS / 5NIGHTS TOUR
|Sharing twin per person|
|Day01||Bangkok to Paro by Drukair flight
Arrival Paro from Bangkok by Drukair flight in the morning. Greeted by the local guide and transfer to Thimphu the capital city which take about an hour. Start amazing tour in Bhutan, on the way stop at Tamshing Lhakhang and cross the iron bridge. Visit of Memorial Chorten - This stupa was built in 1974 by the mother of Third King, her Majesty Jigme Dorji Wangchuk in memory of her son, visit School of Arts and Crafts, the Folk Heritage Museum, National Library, the Textile weaving centre, Paper Factory and Buddha Point. Overnight in Thimphu.
|Day02|| Thimphu – Punakha
Morning continue Thimphu sightseeing, visit Changangkha Lhakhang, Tashichhoedzong and the post office. After Lunch drive to Punakha the ancient capital of Bhutan which takes about 2 and half hours via Dochula pass at 3150m. The pass is being marked up with 108 traditional Bhutanese style stupa. Later drive further down hill to the Punakha valley. Overnight in Punakha.
After breakfast hike to Khamsum Yuelley Namgyal Chorten, a stunning monument built by the Bhutanese Queen Mother and consecrated in 1999. Following the hike can visit the impressive Punakha Dzong, home to the remains of Bhutan’s first ruler and the winter residence of the monastic orders leader and his entourage of monks, afternoon visit Chimi Lhakhang. Overnight in Punakha.
|Day04||Punakha - Paro
After breakfast drive back to Paro which take 3 and half hours. After lunch visit the National Museum, Paro Dzong and do the simple walking from Dzong to the traditional. Visit the ruined Castle/fortress the Drukgyel Dzong which was build in 1649 to commemorate the victory over Tibetan invasion but unfortunately it caught fire in 1951 and whole building burned to the ground and now just ruins only. Overnight in Paro.
|Day05||Paro sightseeing including hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery
After breakfast, drive to north of Paro valley for 30mins and start hiking to Taktsang, (Tiger's Nest) the most important monastery in the country and also the main highlight today, where pilgrims are attracted by this monastery and do visit this days. The hike takes about 5-6hours for round trip and visit inside the temple. After lunch visit the Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the first Buddhist temples built in the country. Overnight at Paro.
|Day06||After breakfast depart to Bangkok by Royal Bhutan Airlines|
TOUR COST INCLUDES:
|1.||Roundtrip business class air ticket from Bangkok to Paro by Drukair.|
|2.||Hotel accommodation in AmanKora Resort based on sharing twin.|
|3.||Full board meals, hotel room beverages including house wines & spirits.|
|4.||Daily sightseeing tour with private car and driver.|
|5.||All entrance fee with English speaking guide . Guide service start from Paro.|
|6.||Bhutan visa fee.|
TOUR COST NOT INCLUDES:
|1.||Roundtrip air ticket to Bangkok and all airport tax, security tax and fuel surcharge.|
|2.||Tips to local guide and driver.|
|3.||All items not mentioned in the programe and all personal expense during the trip such as travel insurance.|
|4.||Suggestion tips for guide - USD5 per person per day and USD3 per person per day for driver.|