Punakha Dzong -Bhutan

Punakha Dzong -Bhutan

Royal Bhutan Holiday overview :

Duration: 7 nights – 8 days

Circuit: New Jalpaiguri/Bagdogra- Phuntsholing –Thimphu –Punakha- Paro- Phuntsholing – New Jalpaiguri/Bagdogra

Best Season: September  to  June

Day 01- Siliguri/Bagdogra to Phuntsholing
Day 02- Phuntsholing to Thimphu
Day 03- Thimphu sightseeing
Day 04- Thimphu to Punakha to Paro
Day 05- Paro sightseeing
Day 06- Chele-La (pass) & Haa Valley
Day 07- Paro to Phuntsholing
Day 08- Phuntsholing to Siliguri/Bagdogra

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: New Jalpaiguri/Bagdogra to Phuntsholing (175 km./ 4.30 hrs)

Welcome to Royal Bhutan Holiday. On arrival at the Bagdogra airport or New Jalpaiguri railway station (own cost), you will be transferred to Phuntsholing. It is a border Town in Bhutan. On the other side the Indian city called Jaigaon. Over night stay at Phuntsholing/ Jaigaon.

Day 02: Phuntsholing to Thimphu (176 km./ 7hrs)

Start your journey from Phuntsholing to Thimphu. Thimphu is the capital city of Bhtan with a population of approx 1000,000. Enroute visit water falls & Chukha Hydral Project & Dam (Top View) & enjoy the natural beauty of Bhutan. Over night at Thimphu.

Bhutan Landscape

Bhutan Landscape

Day 03: Thimphu sightseeing

Today you will proceed for a full day sightseeing of Thimphu including Buddha Point, Tashicchhoe Dzong, BBS Tower, Handicraft Institute, School of Arts & Crafts, The Memorial Chorten, Semtokha Dzong, National Library, The Institute of Traditional Medicine, Changlimithang Stadium, Motithang Takin Reserve (Takin- National animal of Bhutan). Over night at Thimphu.

Day 04: Thimphu to Punakha to Paro

Start your journey from Thimphu to Punakha (90km./ 3 hrs). Enroute visit Dochu la Pass & Druk Wangyal Lhakhang. Punakha is the administrative headquarter of Punakha Dzongkhag district of Central Bhutan. Afternoon visit Punakha Dzong & Wangdue Phodrang. Transfer from Punakha to Paro (142km./4 hrs). Over night at Paro.

Day 05: Paro sightseeing

After breakfast there will be a full day city tour of Paro including Drukgyal Dzong, Taktsang Monastery (outer view), Rinpung Dzong (Paro Museum), Kichulanka Monastery, Druk Choeding, Ta Dzong (administrative building), , Kila Gompa ect. In the evening walk around the local market. Over night at Paro.

Paro Airport- Bhutan

Paro Airport- Bhutan

Day 06: Chele- La (pass) & Haa Valley

Start your journey to the highest mountain pass of Bhutan. Chele-La (pass) at an elevation of approx 4000 m. is the highest mountain pass & motorable road of Bhutan. The one hour drive through dense pine & rhododendron forest will provide you a magnificent view of Mt. Jhomolhari (7,300m) & Juchu Drake. Mt.Jhomolhori is the second highest peak of Bhutan. Another one hour drive will take to Haa Valley. Haa is a beautiful valley in Western Bhutan. Black & Temple along with Haa Gompha re the main attraction if the place.

Day 07: Paro to Phuntsholing (170km./7 hrs)

Transfer from Paro to Phuntsholing. Enjoy the scenic beauty oh Bhutan. Over night at Phuntsholing.

Day 08: Phuntsholing to New Jaipaiguri/ Bagdogra

After breakfast you will be transferred from Phuntsholing to New Jaipaiguri/ Bagdogra for yout onward journey. Your Royal Bhutan Holiday ends here.

Dochula Pass- Bhutan

Dochula Pass- Bhutan

Price

 

Royal Bhutan Holiday Tour Price/ Cost :
Group Size 2 pax 4 pax 6 pax
Economy 24,000 18,000 15,000
Standard 27,000 21,000 19,000
Deluxe 31,500 25,800 22,500

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All rates are in INR on per person basis, applicable for at least two persons traveling together & sharing one room.

 

Package includes:

  • All transfers & sight seeing in N.AC car according to itinerary.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in the above mentioned or any similar category hotels.
  • Assistance on arrival.
  • All applicable service & permit charges.

 

Hotels

 

Accommodation:

Economy Hotels

Destinations Hotel Name Meal Plan Nights
Phuntsholing / Jaigaon Hotel Devi/ Hotel Mid-Point EP 2
Thimphu Hotel Nirmal/ Hotel Relax EP 2
Paro Hotel Paro/ Hotel Phunsum EP 3

 

Standard Hotels

Destinations Hotel Name Meal Plan Nights
Phuntsholing / Jaigaon Hotel Namgay/ Hotel Everest or similar EP 2
Thimphu Hotel Destiny/ Takshang or similar EP 2
Paro Hotel Nivvana/ Dechen Hill Resort or similarl EP 3

 

Deluxe Hotels

Destinations Hotel Name Meal Plan Nights
Phuntsholing / Jaigaon Hotel Park/ Lhaki/ Orchid or similar EP 2
Thimphu River Side/ Peaceful Resort or similar EP 2
Paro Sinchula Villa/ Palri Cottage or similar EP 3

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