08 NIGHTS / 09 DAYS
BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION – PHUNTSHOLING (01 NTS) – THIMPHU (01 NTS) – PUNAKHA (02 NTS) – HAA (01 NTS) – PARO (02 NTS) – PHUENTSHOLING (01 NTS)
DAY 01 ARRIVAL AT BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION TRANSFER TO PHUNTSHOLING
Phuentsholing : 298 Mts/977 Fts
Distance : 165 Kms
Duration : 03 to 04 Hrs
Pick up from NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra (IXB) Airport and transfer to Phuentsholing. Meet & Greet upon arrival at Phuentsholing. Depending on your arrival time our Trip Leader will assist you in procurement of your permit to Bhutan. The permit issuance takes time depending on the rush one has to stand in queue for procurement of permit. In case the permit is not processed on the day of arrival then it can be issued next day before you start for next destination. Overnight at Hotel
DAY 02 TRANSFER FROM PHUNTSHOLING TO THIMPHU
Thimphu : 2320 Mts/7656 Fts
Distance : 180 Kms
Duration : 06 to 07 Hrs
After breakfast and your permit/ Visa completion our Bhutan representative will assist you to board the vehicle and transfer to Thimphu. After reaching Thimphu, check-in at the hotel and overnight stay, evening free for self activity.
DAY 03 THIMPHU SIGHTSEEING AND TRANSFER TO PUNAKHA/WANGDI
Wangdi : 1350 Mts/ 4430 Fts
Distance : 70 Kms
Duration : 03 to 3½ Hrs
After breakfast commence for Thimphu sightseeing i.e. Zangthopelri Lhakhang (Monestry), Buddha Point, Changangkha Lhakhang (Monestry), National Library (Closed on Saturday, Sunday & National Holiday), Institute of Zorig Chusum (Traditional Art & Craft, closed on Saturday, Sunday & national Holidays), Memorial Chorten, Tashichho Dzong, Motithang takin Preservation Centre, Textile Meuseum (close on Saturday, Sunday & National Holidays), Afternoon transfer to Punakha/Wangdi, Drive through Dochu La Pass where you will experience beautiful view of mountain of Bhutan. On arrival to Punakha / Wangdi, check-in at the hotel and overnight stay.
DAY 04 PUNAKHA SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast one can leave for Punakha Valley sightseeing or else go for river rafting option at Punakha river (note river rafting on direct payment basis). Later drive back to the hotel and overnight stay.
DAY 05 TRANSFER FROM WANGDI / PUNAKHA TO HAA
After breakfast transfer to Haa, on the way visit Royal Botanical garden. On reaching Haa, check-in at the hotel and overnight stay. Please note, if one is staying at Lechuna Heritage Lodge which is actually a family house converted in lodge/accommodation. Hence, there are only 7 rooms available with 4 common toilet and 3 shower rooms. Therefore one should not expect high level service.
DAY 06 HAA SIGHTSEEING AND TRANSFER TO PARO
Paro : 2200 Mts/7656 Fts
Distance : 65 Kms
Duration : 01½ to 02 Hrs
After breakfast commence for Haa sightseeing i.e. Lhakhang Nagpo, Wangchulo Dzong, Haa Dzong & Lhakhang Karpo. Afternoon transfer to Paro enrooting Chele-La pass and carving through rhododendron and pine forest. One can also view beautiful mountain sights of Mt. Jhumolhari & Mt. Jichu drake. After reaching Paro check-in at the hotel and overnight stay.
DAY 07 FULL DAY HIKE TO TAKTSANG LHAKHANG (TIGER`S NEST)
Initiate an early day hike to Taktsang Lhakhang (Tiger Nest Monestry). It is an uphill hike carving through pine tree forest taking about 2 to 3 hours one way. It is believed that Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche) flew to this location from Tibet on the back of a tigress from Khenpajong. This place was consecrated to tame the Tiger demon. Evening free for self activity, overnight at the hotel.
DAY 08 TRANSFER FROM PARO TO PHUENTSHOLING
After breakfast transfer to Phuentsholing, check-in and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 09 TRANSFER TO NJP STATION / BAGDOGRA AIRPORT
After breakfast transfer to NJP railway station / Bagdogra airport for departure.
|NUMBER OF PERSONS||CPAI|
|02 Persons||INR 42,375 – per person|
|04 Persons||INR 33,109 – per person|
|06 Persons||INR 29,154 – per person|
1. Package valid till December 2017.
2. 5% GST is applicable on all the above rates.
1. Accommodation (3*) and meal plan as per the package.
2. Transfer and sightseeing by Toyota Car (2 person), Hiace Van (2-6 person).
3. English speaking trip leader.
Additional Supplement cost for transfer from NJP railway station / Bagdogra airport (IXB) to Phuentsholing and back = INR 7,700 + 5% GST (both ways for 01 to 06 pax per vehicle).