- Price & Dates
Now till 30 September 2024
- 5 nights’ accommodation with daily breakfast
- Return transfers based on PRIVATE basis
- Sightseeing, meal and entrance fee as indicated at itinerary
- English speaking guide services
- Bhutan visa fee and tourism development tax
- Return airfare for Bangkok - Bhutan - Bangkok (Strictly subject to change)
- Return International air ticket
- Tipping RM 180 /pax
- Travel insurance
- Extra cost of hiring a Pony for Takshang visit USD 25 /person (Pay direct)
Bhutan, a Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas’ eastern edge that known for its monasteries, fortresses and dramatic landscape that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys. it is a harmony destination for tourist to travel as it matched in its brilliance by the country enchanting and vibrant culture. Bhutan also known as one of the last remaining biodiversity hotspots in the world, with most of its natural environment still pristine and intact.
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- Day 2
- Day 3
- Day 4
- Day 5
- Day 6
ARRIVAL PARO – THIMPU
After arriving & visa formalities and collection of baggage, you will be welcomed by our tour representative who will be your tour guide during your entire trip in Bhutan. Check into your hotel in Thimpu. Afternoon tour of Tashichho Dzong/ Thimpu Dzong, is a Buddhist monastery cum fortress at the northern edge of Thimpu the capital city of
Bhutan. The National Memorial was built by Bhutan's third king, H.M. Jigme Dorji Wangchuck who is also known as the "father of modern Bhutan." The National Memorial Chorten was gifted to the nation on 28 July, 1974. Overnight in a hotel in Thimpu
After breakfast, we visit The Changangkha Lhakhang temple is an early medieval Buddhist temple in the capital city Thimpu. The temple is situated on a ridge overlooking the city, near Mohitang on the outskirts of Thimpu. The temple is the oldest temple in Thimpu and was constructed by Lama Phajo Drukgom Zhigpo in the 12 century AD. Visit Buddha Point, Takin Mini Zoo and Post office for Stamp. The Jungshi Handmade Paper Factory is a small paper factory located in Thimpu that produces paper using traditional Bhutanese methods. The paper products produced at the factory are made from Daphne or Mulberry plant bark.
THIMPU – PUNAKHA
Post early breakfast, you will drive towards Punakha via Dochula Pass. We will stop over for tea at Dochula (3,100m), where on a sunny day; you can get stunning views of the Himalayan ranges. Visit the ChimiLhakang a Buddhist monastery located in the Punakha District of Bhutan. The monastery stands on a small hill close to the village of
Lobesa and was constructed in 1499 by Ngawang Choegyel, the 14th Drukpa hierarchy. The Punakha Dzong or the is located at the confluence of the Mo Chhu and the Po Chhu River, combine to form the Puna Tsang Chu which in turn is a tributary of the mighty Brahmaputra River. The Dzong was constructed by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal Wangchuck in 1638.
PUNAKHA – PARO
After early morning breakfast, we will be driven towards Paro. Lunch in Paro. Continue with tour of Rinpung Dzong (Paro Dzong). The Paro Dzong is probably Bhutan's best known and most iconic Dzong. The Rinpung Dzong's names translate to the “Fortress on a heap of Jewels ". The fortress was constructed in 1644 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal on the foundations of an ancient monastery. Check in at pre booked Hotel in Paro.
You will have an early breakfast and walk about 2 hours to Taktshang Monastery perched giddily on a rocky ledge, with a waterfall cascading as if from the blue. Taktshang means ‘Tiger’s Nest’. Guru Padmasambhava, known as the Second Buddha, alighted from flying tigress and meditated at this shrine in the second half of the 8th century. As a result, it is the dream destination for Buddhist pilgrims from the world over. If desired, pony ridings would be arranged. Visit to Kyichu temple which dates back to the 7th century. Kyichu temple is one of the last three surviving temples. In the 7th century 108 such temples were built by a Tibetan King. To date only three have
survived, two in Bhutan and one in Tibet, known as the Jokhang. Visit a Bhutanese farm house to see how a Bhutanese farmer lives. At the hotel typical Bhutanese cultural show will be shown. Overnight in Hotel
In the morning after early breakfast we will see you off at the Paro Airport for your onward destinations.
|Travel Period||Category||Twin / Triple||Child ( 2-11 years)||Single Supplement|
|Combination 3* / 4*||2 to go||RM 15,248||RM 12,838||RM 16,038|
CC2C+7Q5, Opposite Paro International Airport, Paro, Bhutan
“Rediscover the uniqueness of Bhutanese tradition” As you prepare to land at the Paro International Airport, the eye catching Tashi Namgay Resort opposite to Bhutan’s only international airport would greet you with the warmth and serenity that you hope to achieve on your visit. The resort is set amidst five acres of lush foliage and green lawns. Located conveniently in the heart of Paro valley but away from the distractions of the main town, Tashi Namgay Resort offers you a calm and peaceful environment within a five-acre compound. Unique blends of traditional Bhutanese and modern architecture have been provided for, yet at the same time offering you all the amenities of a modern lifestyle. The concern for the environment has been foremost in the design as it is evident from the layout of the buildings, the use of solar lights, wooden ‘shingle’ roofing and mud-brick walls.
Khangkhu, Paro, Bhutan
Perched on the mountain slopes above the airport and opposite the important Paro Dzong and historical Taa Dzong (the National museum). This location therefore offers all our guests a magnificent view of the Paro valley from the comfort of their bedroom or private veranda. Experience traditional Bhutanese hospitality along with modern amenities.
Olakha, Thimphu 01101 Bhutan
Ariya is a contemporary hotel which seamlessly blends local heritage and modern comforts within its graceful architecture of clean lines and open spaces. Located at the southern entrance of the nation's capital, Ariya's personally appointed rooms have all the modern amenities for exceptional comfort and luxury. Enjoy our range of facilities, which include banquet, conference hall and lounge, a restaurant offering international and local cuisine, bar, cafe and the Ariya Touch Spa.
P.O.Box 1851, Lungtenphu, Changbangdu, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
Nestled on the banks of a glistening mountain river in Bhutan’s capital city,this modern upscale hotel provides 41 international standard rooms, all adorned with local decorations and featuring balconies with stunning views of the dramatic mountain scenery. Rooms also come equipped with amenities including 32-inch flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi.
GVC9+3MF, Punakha, Bhutan
RKPO Green Resort sits in the heart of the verdant and lush Punakha Valley. Flanked by thick pine forests, it overlooks the Punakha Valley and hundreds of paddy fields that stair-step down to the valley floor. It is surrounded by plentiful walking and trekking trails. From RKPO Resort, it is just a five minutes trek down to the mountain to the magnificent Chimmi Lhakhang; the temple of the divine mad man(dharma yogi), which houses one of the amazing statues of the divine mad man in the country.
GPO No. 888, Below Logodama School, Punakha 13001, Bhutan
Zhingkham Resort is located in Punakha. Textile Museum and Folk Heritage Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Wangdue Phodrang Dzong and Dechencholing Palace.