Uncover the main highlights on our Glimpses of Bhutan tour including Thimpu, Bumthang, Punakha and time in Paro to relax at the end of your tour. This itinerary cover well three beautiful valleys that constitute western Bhutan.
Welcome to Bhutan. On Arrival at Airport, you will be met by Travel Comfort representative who will assist you with the transfer to Thimphu about 55 Km. the capital town of Bhutan, en-route stop at Chuzom, the confluence of Thimphu and Paro rivers, which has Three different styles of stupas. Check-into the hotel. Evening explore around Thimphu main street and market area. Overnight say in Thimphu.
After breakfast, proceed to visit Buddha Dordenma, located atop a hill in Kuenselphodrang Nature Park, The massive statue of Shakyamuni made of bronze and is gilded in gold, measures 51.5 meters in height, making it one of the largest statues, in Bhutan. 125,000 smaller Buddha statues have been placed within the Buddha Dordenma statue, and then visit King's Memorial Chorten continuously circumambulator by people, murmuring mantras and spinning their prayer wheels, it serves both as a memorial to the Late King and as a monument to peace. Post Lunch visit Textile Museum to experience the living national art of weaving, Folk Heritage Museum is dedicated to connecting people with the rich Bhutanese Folk heritage and rural history through exhibits, demonstrations, educational programs and documentation of Bhutanese rural life. Trashichhoedzong is the center of government and religion, site of monarch’s throne room and seat of Je Khenpo or Chief Abbot. Overnight say in Thimphu.
After breakfast, proceed to visit Dochula pass is located on the way to Punakha from Thimphu where you can enjoy the 360 degree panoramic view of the Himalayan mountain range. Visit Druk Wangyal Lhakhang temple, later proceed to Punakha, and check into the hotel, Afternoon visit Punakha Dzong which is located between the Pho Chhu and Mo Chhu Rivers in the Punakha–valley. Later in the day explore Wangdue town and its market. Overnight say in Punakha.
After breakfast, proceed to Paro & checking into hotel, & visit Ta Dzong, originally built as Watchtower, which now a National Museum, Which has a Collection of antique thangkha paintings, textiles, weapons & armour, household objects and a rich assortment of natural and historic artefacts. Later visit Rinpung Dzong which has a long and fascinating history with wooden galleries lining the inner courtyard which has fine wall paintings. Evening explore Paro city center, Overnight say in Paro.
After breakfast, checkout & proceed to Chele la pass considered to be one of the highest motorable passes in Bhutan. About an hour's drive along a thickly forested road, is this Pass-a botanical paradise. If time permits visit Dzongdrakha Goemba a cliff-side temple complex above Bondey village; it takes only about 30 minutes walk to reach here. Later you will be transferred to Airport for your onward journey with Beautiful memories.