Arrival Paro transfer to ThimphuFly into the Kingdom of Bhutan, a breathtaking vista of the world highest mountains including Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga and other peaks revered by the Bhutanese as the abode of the Gods. Finally, land at Paro International airport. A short respite after the landing, we begin our Bhutanese adventure. We visit historical places around Paro valley, a scenic sojourn in Bhutans most beautiful valley, followed by one hour drive to Thimphu, the capital city.
Thimphu sightseeingThimphu, the capital city is Bhutan in a miniscule and the population of 130,000 people come from every nook and cranny of the Kingdom, providing a rare glimpse of a large mix of culture, customs and traditions around which Bhutan has built its identity as a nation. Among the historical places, we visit the Memorial Stupa built in the finest tradition of Buddhist architecture, the 12th century Changangkha monastery which blesses every Bhutanese child born in Thimphu valley and the 17th century Tashichhodzong that serves as the seat of the central government and also houses the office of the King. We may also see the parliament house where Bhutanese political leaders meet and take decisions that chart out the countrys destiny.
Thimphu to ParoBreakfast in the morning we then drive to Paro and visit the 7th century Kyichu Monastery, the oldest Buddhist monument in the Kingdom that abounds with mythical tales from yesteryears. We also see the ruins of Drugyal fortress where, once upon a time (in the 17th century), the Bhutanese militia beat the Tibetan invaders and consolidated the Bhutanese state. We will also visit the National Museum and Paro Rinpong Dzong, a massive castle-fortress which today is the venue of one of Bhutans biggest annual festivals, the Paro Tshechu.
Paro to Taktshang hikingToday we hike to the Taktshang monastery, perched on a sheer cliff face, 800 meters above the valley floor. The myths surrounding this temple has it that the place was blessed in the 8th century by tantric Buddhist master Guru Padma Sambhava who visited the place astride a ferocious tigress believed to be a miraculous transformation of the master famous consort, Yeshey Tshogyal. Apart from the myths, the hike is beautiful as it meanders along a forested trail that is as old as the monastery itself. We take a short stroll in Paro town after the hike.
Departure ParoWe will drove you to the Paro airport 3 hours before of your flight schadule with the beautiful
Best Of Bhutan Tour
5 Days Altitude : 2320m
- Duration 5 Days
- Max. Altitude 2300m
- Accommodation Hotel / Resort
- Fitness Level Moderate
- Best Season All The Season
- Group Size 01 to 22
- Transportation Private Car/ Bus
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Introduction and Overview
The Best of Bhutan tour will give you an opportunity to see Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan. We will also explore the beautiful valley of Paro, which is home to some of Bhutan’s oldest temples and monasteries. Hike to Tiger’s Nest which cling on the rocky cliff of 900 meters form the Paro Valley.
We land at Paro which is scenically the most beautiful valley in Bhutan; the flight itself is amazing as we traverse the most awe-inspiring highest peaks in the world including Mt. Everest. The two districts of Paro and Thimphu are historically, culturally and politically the most prominent in Bhutan, hence this tour gives the best insight of Bhutan in the shortest time.
Day to day Itinerary
- Airport Pick up and drive by Private A/C Car
- Deluxe accommodation on twin sharing basis
- All Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- All sightseeing as per itinerary
- Enghish spoken Tour Guide
- All Land transportation as per itinerary by private Deluxe A/C car
- All sight seeing entry fee
- International flight
- All Bar Bill
- Personal Expenses
All students will have deluxe accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with twin sharing basis. And during the trek and hiking they will stay at tea house lodge. However there will be private rooms, clean hot water for shower. There will be enough blankets in room However, the Accommodation for students will be comfortable, warm, clean and private.
The foods will be served every Tea house lodge where student group will stay while the hiking trip. There, students will have 3 times meal during the trek. Breakfast and dinner will be served at your tea house lodges during the trek but your Lunch will be served on the way to the next settlements. So the students can enjoy the Nepali authentic food as well as more common international food such as Tibetan, European and Chinese style.
Need previous experiance and Physically Fitness?
Students hiking trip packages is design by well experiance guide of our Everest Trek company, on the base of own experience and guests suggestions as it is one of the easiest trekking routes which is suitable for fanatical trekkers who have the experience to trek for about 4 to 7 hours a day. If student are simply fit and have light day pack, they can make this trek very easily. If students do regular few weeks Exercise before begin the trek than we can make it without any obstacles but if they have any disease such as blood pressure, heart disease or any other major disease we kindly request then to tell us before to book the trip as it is very important case for safety and also we suggest them to consult with Doctor before flight to Nepal.